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13 March 2018 2:00 PM Gabrielle Union calls out news site for referring to her just as ‘Dwyane Wade’s wife’

Cape Town – Gabrielle Union has no time for people who identify her just as ‘Dwyane Wade’s wife’ and we are here for it! The TV and movie actress, activist and author called out a news site on Twitter on Monday after they referred to her just as ‘Dwyane Wade’s wife’ in an article about her and her basketball player husband’s donation to a student-run 38

12 March 2018 3:19 PM Cape Town needs up to R12bn to avert future water crises

Cape Town - Cape Town would need between R8bn and R12bn over the next five years for water and sanitation infrastructure to deal with its water crisis properly and avoid future water supply crises, according to a report released by Moody's Investors Service on Monday. The money needed would, therefore, be 95% more compared to the previous five years 29

10 February 2018 7:58 AM Warning of illegal South African abalone flowing into Hong Kong

Hong Kong - Illegally poached abalone from South Africa is pouring into Hong Kong where the gastronomic gastropods are a traditional and expensive banquet favourite, a new study warned. The report on Friday by wildlife trade monitoring network TRAFFIC, released just before Chinese New Year, estimated that 65% of South African abalone imported to Hong Kong in 2015 was illicitly 40

19 January 2018 1:49 PM Former employee alleges: Michael Douglas fondled himself

New York — A woman who worked for Michael Douglas in the late 1980s says he fondled himself in front of her — an allegation the actor has vigorously denied. Braudy, a journalist and author, says the actor unbuckled his belt, put his hand into his trousers and fondled himself in her presence. She says a friend later cautioned her not to tell anyone 36

11 January 2018 5:31 AM Trump vows to rewrite US libel law

Washington - President Donald Trump on Tuesday vowed to rewrite US libel law, after a book portrayed him in scathing terms as out of his depth in the White House. "We are going to take a strong look at our country's libel laws," Trump said after a meeting of his cabinet on his first year in office and plans for the year ahead. Trump said the laws would 44

05 January 2018 7:24 AM Trump says new book on his administration 'full of lies'

Washington - US President Donald Trump on Thursday dismissed an upcoming book on his campaign and administration as "full of lies" and invented sources, after unsuccessfully attempting to block its release. "I authorised Zero access to White House (actually turned him down many times) for author of phony book! I never spoke to him for book. Full of lies, misrepresentations 31

09 December 2017 9:54 AM Reese Witherspoon and Nicole Kidman return for Big Little Lies season 2

Los Angeles — HBO says the dark drama Big Little Lies is coming back for a second season. The channel said Friday that Nicole Kidman and Reese Witherspoon will again star and serve as executive producers of the Emmy-winning series. The new episodes are based in part on a story by Liane Moriarty, author of the novel Big Little Lies. The drama's first-season 47

08 December 2017 7:30 PM Writers call for release of Cameroonian author Patrice Nganang

Douala - Writers and activists on Friday appealed for the immediate release of the Cameroonian author Patrice Nganang, arrested after publishing a critical opinion piece about the country's president. The group of 17 writers from both Africa and the West launched an online petition calling on authorities to free Nganang, who was taken into custody on Wednesday 43

02 November 2017 3:25 PM 'Proud' Britain Marks Balfour Anniversary With Benjamin Netanyahu

Israel: Prime Minister Theresa May and Israeli counterpart Benjamin Netanyahu on Thursday were preparing to celebrate the centenary of a British declaration that ultimately led to the foundation of the state of Israel. "We are proud of our pioneering role in the creation of the state of Israel," May will say at a dinner in London to mark the date alongside 39

02 November 2017 1:24 PM [WATCH LIVE] Zuma: I don’t think my job is to answer books

President Jacob Zuma is being asked about allegations that he received monthly R1 million payments from a private company after he became leader of the country. CAPE TOWN - President Jacob Zuma has denied receiving any payments from private companies or individuals during his tenure other than those he says he's “disclosed or reported” to the necessary 77