14 January 2019 5:50 AM Minister of Arts and Culture institutes legal action against Donald Duck for alleged remarks
Johannesburg – In a statement to the press released on Monday, 14 January 2019, the Minister of Arts and Culture Nathi Mthethwa, announced that he is instituting legal action against kwaito artist, Eugene 'Donald Duck' Mthethwa. Eugene is well-known throughout South African music for his long career as a member of kwaito group Trompies and various other 113
02 January 2019 11:53 AM Fans set to flock to Newlands for New Year's Test
Cape Town - The attendance figure of the New Year's Test between South Africa and Pakistan at Newlands is already in excess of 48 000 as tickets are selling at a rollicking rate. The latest figures show that close to 15 000 patrons will move through the turnstiles on Day 1 of the second Test between South Africa and Pakistan, whilst the provisional attendance 43
24 December 2018 10:52 AM Warning after scammers use Nathi Mthethwa's name to scam people out of money
Arts and Culture Minister Nathi Mthethwa says he is consulting with law enforcement agencies after he was alerted to the fact that his name was being used in a scam to solicit money. According to the department, the modus operandi of the scammers to date has been to contact the Department of Arts and Culture, its agencies' employees and other individuals 71
14 December 2018 7:03 AM Doo doo doo doo doo doo: Baby Shark looks set to take a big bite of Christmas
New York — The viral kid music video Baby Shark has taken a big bite out of culture around the globe, and there's more to come for Christmas. New toys tied to the snappy song sold out in pre-sale on Amazon ahead of the holiday, with third-party sellers jacking prices up to $100 and more. Baby Shark, doo doo doo doo doo doo. Press this adorable plush 98
09 December 2018 6:37 PM IFP's Buthelezi: 'Indians are not settlers in SA'
Anti-Indian sentiment, similar to any other forms of social division, is unacceptable, according to Inkatha Freedom Party (IFP) leader Mangosuthu Buthelezi. He was speaking at the Kingsmead stadium in Durban, KwaZulu-Natal on Saturday at an event that was hosted by the Indian consulate in Durban, the Sunday Tribune reported. Buthelezi expressed concerns 44
07 December 2018 6:12 AM Pope Francis to visit UAE in historic trip to the Gulf
Pope Francis will make a historic visit to Abu Dhabi in the United Arab Emirates in February to attend an interfaith meeting, the Vatican announced on Thursday. The trip, the latest by the pope to a Muslim nation, will take place from February 3-5. The Vatican said the pope had accepted an invitation from Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, crown prince 199
01 December 2018 2:02 PM Nick Jonas and Priyanka Chopra are officially married!
Cape Town - Nick Jonas and Priyanka Chopra have officially tied the knot. People magazine confirms the couple said 'I Do' in a Western ceremony held at the Taj Umaid Bhawan Palace in Jodhpur on Saturday. Priyanka was a vision in a custom-made Ralph Lauren wedding gown, Vogue magazine reports. Nick as well as the bridesmaids, groomsmen and both the couple's 77
27 November 2018 6:28 PM Maluleka: Playing for Kaizer Chiefs comes with responsibilities"
Cape Town - Kaizer Chiefs midfielder George Maluleka believes the club have an obligation to do well in the CAF Confederations Cup. Chiefs are the favourites going into the contest against the Archipelago from the Indian Ocean and are expected to advance over two legs. Despite some poor form for the Glamour Boys with a defeat to Orlando Pirates last Saturday 41
27 November 2018 4:30 AM Tulip-shaped or a turkey baster? What a new London skyline could look like when this building is approved
Tulips are usually not associated with British culture. The Dutch own tulips, they own it! Yet it seems that plans are in the pipeline for a new floral-shaped building, The Tulip, which will offer a 360-degree view of the city of London. According to Vogue the British architectural firm Foster + Partners have submitted a plan for a 300+m tall skyscraper 85
16 November 2018 1:16 PM Team Dimension Data hand over 75 bikes to Khayelitsha kids
Cape Town - On Thursday riders and staff from Team Dimension Data for Qhubeka, Africa’s World Tour cycling team, along with various partners, gathered at Bulumko High School in Khayelitsha to distribute 75 Qhubeka bicycles to schoolchildren. The recipients are part of a Qhubeka learn-to-earn programme in the area, which in turn is part of a larger Qhubeka 48