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20 February 2018 3:00 PM Design Indaba goes free for one night only

Cape Town – The Design Indaba Open Night 2018 will take place on the evening of Wednesday, 21 February at Cape Town’s Artscape Piazza and it is free for everyone to attend. Read more about The Design Indaba Festival here. At the free opening night there will music, performance, exhibitions, installations and food as well as a free screening the critically 24

20 February 2018 2:21 PM Kolisi looks at positives ahead of tough tour

Cape Town - A three-match tour of Australia and New Zealand might not be a perfect way to get into the new season but Stormers skipper Siya Kolisi has grabbed at some positives. According to the website, the Stormers flew out for Sydney on Sunday, the day after a fits and starts 28-20 win over the Jaguares at Newlands. They play the Waratahs 23

20 February 2018 12:06 PM Malema describes as 'nonsensical' the manner in which Tsvangirai was denied power by Mugabe in 2008

According to NewsDay, Malema described as "nonsensical" the manner in which Tsvangirai was denied power by former president Robert Mugabe after winning elections in 2008. He said this would never be allowed to happen in South Africa. Tsvangirai was denied to take over as leader of the southern African country by Mugabe and the ruling Zanu-PF party after 21

20 February 2018 10:43 AM ‘Lions of the North’ roaring back to SA’s top flight

Cape Town - It resulted in surprising elimination in the first-round proper of the Nedbank Cup against appreciably less-fancied opponents. But Highlands Park have no regrets about fielding a virtual reserve line-up against Stellenbosch FC as the legendary "Lions of the North" sniff ominously at the prospect of regaining a place in the Absa Premiership 22

20 February 2018 9:52 AM SANParks rangers on high alert after Wilderness trail robbery

Cape Town - Rangers at South African National Parks (SANParks) and South African Police Service (SAPS) are on high alert following the mugging of a Dutch couple in Wilderness on Monday, 19 February. "We received the news with shock at about 14:30 yesterday and immediately responded by increasing the number of rangers patrolling the Brown Hooded trail 20

19 February 2018 7:26 PM France urges UN top court to dump E Guinea case

The Hague - France accused Equatorial Guinea on Monday of wanting to "paralyse" French criminal procedure in a top-level corruption probe, as it urged judges to throw out a case against it before the UN's top court. Malabo has dragged Paris before the International Court of Justice in a bitter diplomatic row, accusing it of violating the diplomatic immunity 26

19 February 2018 5:12 PM UN warns of rising food insecurity across Africa

Khartoum - About 224 million people are suffering from malnutrition across Africa as climate change and conflicts heighten food insecurity across the continent, a top UN food agency official said Monday. The official, speaking at a conference on Africa organised by the UN's Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO), said the situation was a "cause of concern" 25

19 February 2018 4:00 PM Project Runway SA coming to Mzansi Magic

Cape Town - A South African version of Project Runway is coming to Mzansi Magic (DStv 161), with episodes of the designer competition reality show that will be broadcast on the channel from July. M-Net's local entertainment channels division announced recently that it will be doing a South African version of The Real Housewives of ... for the rebranded 20

19 February 2018 9:34 AM Charlize Theron talks about her SA car racing roots

Cape Town – Charlize Theron stole the show at the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series 60th Annual Daytona 500 over the weekend. The South African beauty waved a green flag to start the 500-mile race wearing sexy black leather skinnies and a black Patti Smith tee. In an interview with, Charlize - who is the race's honourary starter - talked about 28

18 February 2018 2:00 PM 'Full of energy' Dlamini-Zuma is not resigning

“Dr Dlamini-Zuma is full of energy and is neither resigning nor fatigued,” said a statement released on her behalf by Mandown Media. “Dr Dlamini-Zuma wishes to emphasise that she remains at the service of South Africa as a member of the South African parliament, and no fake news will dissuade her from her duties,” continued the statement 25