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COVID-19 infections spike to 24 264

As the number of confirmed COVID-19 cases rises to 24 264, the country is working around the clock to ramp up its testing capacity. However, South...

Covid-19 Report 5: Spike in Cape Town natural deaths

This is the fifth issue of Covid-19 Report. We point you to the latest quality science on the pandemic. If you come across unfamiliar...

TLU SA requests judicial commission on illegal trade of cigarettes

TLU SA on 27 May 2020, formally requested President Cyril Ramaphosa to set up a judicial commission to investigate the illegal trade of cigarettes...

Siphoning funds from Department of Education, 2 arrested after 10 years

The long arm of the law has finally caught up with Moses Justice Luthuli (56) and Owen Bruce James (41), following a long drawn...

Mob barricade road, torch water truck, Uitenhage

Police are investigating a case of malicious damage to property after a water truck was torched in Uitenhage. On Monday, 25 May 2020 around...

FF Plus lodges complaint with PP against municipalities owing Eskom, Mpumalanga

Taxpayers can no longer be held accountable for the non-payment of municipal accounts to Eskom. After numerous attempts to resolve frequent municipal power outages...

Reopening of schools: Centralist approach does not instill confidence

The Department of Basic Education's centralist approach to the reopening of schools is not appropriate for the situation. While numerous schools are ready to...

Supermarket armed robbers in shootout with police, Thohoyandou

The fearless and unrelenting police officers from Muswodi, the Dog Unit (K9), Public Order Police and Thohoyandou Visible Policing on 26 May 2020, succeeded...

Hijacked truck and R10 mill worth of goods recovered, Lynnwood

Intelligence-driven information led the police to the premises where a hijacked truck transporting soup and sanitizers were recovered worth R10 million in Lynnwood on...

Petrusville rapist sentenced to 20 years imprisonment

A rapist was passed down a 20-year prison sentence and additional 2 years for theft recently in the De Aar Regional Court. Manual Mogamedi, aged...

Kremlin Spokesman Peskov Discharged from Hospital Where He Was Treated for COVID-19

Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said that he has been discharged from the hospital where he had been undergoing treatment for the coronavirus over the...

SCO Summit, Scheduled for 22-23 July in St. Petersburg, Postponed, Source Says

“The president decided to postpone the event, move it to a later date, most likely closer to the fall”, the source said. The official...

Nord Stream 2 Operator Says Sanction Threats Are Discrimination Against European Companies

"Any threat of sanctions is unlawful discrimination against European companies. We agree with the European Commission that extraterritorial sanctions are a violation of international...

Russian Investigators Open Criminal Probe Into Flight Rules Breach After Mi-8 Catastrophe

"A criminal investigation has been opened for an offense ... 'violation of rules of flights or preparations for them', after the catastrophe with the...

Video: US Navy Blasts Russia for 'Irresponsible' Intercept of P-8A Poseidon Over Mediterranean Sea

"For the third time in two months, Russian pilots flew in an unsafe and unprofessional manner while intercepting a US Navy P-8A Maritime Patrol...

Venezuelan Su-30s and F-16s Welcome Iranian Tanker With Gasoline, Escort It to Port – Video

The Venezuelan Air Force has greeted the incoming second Iranian tanker, called Forest, by dispatching two Su-30 and two F-16 fighter jets to perform...

91 year old veteran business titan determined to raise R108 million to feed the hungry

Solly Krok’s determination to make a difference proves that age is just number One of South Africa’s iconic citizens, Solly Krok has committed to...

Bring France Home With These Delectable French Recipes From SA’s Top Celebrity Chefs

As the global Covid-19 pandemic continues to restrict international travel, many wanderlust travellers around the world are craving their next trip. Wouter Vermeulen, General...

COVID -19 and our nation’s youth – virtually zero infected but 100% affected.

OUR NATION’S YOUTH – VIRTUALLY ZERO INFECTED, BUT 100% AFFECTED Brad Stern, founder and Chief Marketing Officer at Superiate, shares insight on the effects of...

Tips to dress up your kids on a budget

Dressing up the little ones to look good is one pleasure we take as parents. It is so satisfying to see your child look...

Simple tips to make lockdown learning a whole lot easier

For millions of South African students, the academic year has been disrupted by the COVID-19 pandemic. To keep students learning, teachers have had to think...

Want To Know About The Mandela Effect? Stay Tuned With Our Detailed Overview

Once upon a time, the film producer Robert Evans said, "There are three sides to every story: your side, my side, and the truth."...

TECH AND GADGETS

Loyalty is priceless

A real opportunity for leading brands to get to know your customers. An innovative digital e-commerce platform, designed and developed in South Africa, has uncovered...

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GARDEN & HOME

Hansgrohe is heating up the kitchen with exquisite form and functionality of modern sinks and mixers!

While the hearth may exist in the living room, the heart of every home is the kitchen. A combination of family-oriented get-togethers and passionate...

Top 5 Benefits of Using Buckwheat Pillows

You have done all the research for your new mattress and picked a mattress protector. Now, selecting a set of pillows to compliment this...

Dryer Vent Cleaning: Best Tips for Safety and Efficiency

When you have kids and pets around the house, laundry is an essential task. When you have loads of clothes to wash and clean,...

AXOR Places of Origin: Culture of Craftsmanship

With the brand campaign, AXOR Places, launching this spring, the design brand explores the very personal Places of Memory of well-known design partners, such...

The Rainmaker Select, the award winning shower head from hansgrohe!

The Rainmaker Select is the Bentley Continental of shower heads. It’s big, it’s bold, it’s so ridiculously fancy that you want to carry it...

Style Your Home Office, Beautifully

These days, setting up a lockdown location is essentially plug and play, but ensuring the ergonomics function in such a way as to contribute...

SOCIAL - TV NEWS

SOUTH AFRICAN AD AGENCY M&C SAATCHI ABEL RECOGNISED IN FAST COMPANY’S 2020 WORLD CHANGING IDEAS GLOBAL AWARDS

Fast Company’s World Changing Ideas Award recognises the best ideas from across industries that are changing the world for the better. M&C SAATCHI ABEL...

PROTECTING THE YOUTH AT THE WALTER SISULU YOUTH CHILDREN’S CENTRE.

The Walter Sisulu Child & Youth Care Centre in Modder Street, Joburg, is a primary concern for the Department of Social Development to keep...

Sho Madjozi and Stayfree launch chatbot to make conversations about periods easier

This Women’s Month Stayfree together with Sho Madjozi have launched a Facebook chatbot designed to serve young women’s needs in menstrual health.  Fresh from bagging the BET Best New International...

The Social Show-Episode 6

News platform dedicated to CSI stories in South Africa.

The Apartheid Museum debate to recall and discuss patriarchy challenges

Women have shaken off the shackles of the past and in their determined struggle against political and socio-economic oppression, have deservedly earned themselves a...

Economic Transformation

Engen is advocating for economic transformation. From providing world-class mathematics and science teachers to schools in rural communities, to investing in, and nurturing SMMEs,...

CRYPTOCURRENCY

5 Top Professional Opportunities To Explore During The Coronavirus Pandemic

Introduction Are you looking to explore credible business opportunities during the Coronavirus Pandemic? Have you been laid-off from your work because of the lockdown...

Midaswms Review – Secure Your Trading Experience

Midaswms.com Review Ready to start trading? Thanks to the internet, it is now possible for anyone to fulfill their dream of becoming a trader. You...

Bitcoin is the future Mainstream Currency

The transcription of the word “bitcoin” is used on the official website, as well as on Wikipedia. There is also an abbreviation for BiTCoin...

Know about What is Bitcoin Mining and it’s Benefits

There are only one way to get new bitcoins: as a reward for solving certain equations of extremely high degree of complexity. At the...

Blockchain Analytics: How to track a BTC or ETH transaction

With the birth of Bitcoin and cryptocurrencies, many individuals, including scammers, saw that there was an opportunity with blockchain technology; which would allow them...

THE KUAILIAN ECOSYSTEM, BRINGING BLOCKCHAIN TECHNOLOGY TO THE WORLD

10 years have passed since the birth of Bitcoin and the first use of Blockchain, a technology that has not stopped evolving, and it...

FOOD

As the global Covid-19 pandemic continues to restrict international travel, many wanderlust travellers around the world are craving their next trip. Wouter Vermeulen, General...
There are two kinds of people during lockdown - those who are craving their favourite take-outs and those that have become master chefs in...

FITNESS

With restrictions having eased a little to now allow for the opportunity to walk outdoors – with a mask – between 06:00-09:00 each day,...
We’re all stuck at home – and while we can’t control the situation we all find ourselves in with the outbreak of COVID-19, we...

ECONOMY

Repo rate cut by 50 basis points

The South African Reserve Bank (SARB) has cut the Repurchase (repo) rate by 50 basis points. Effective 22 May 2020, the repo rate will be...

FlowFindings Rental Survey finds that just 37% of residential tenants can afford to pay rent in full, due to the effects of COVID-19 lockdown...

The first-ever FlowFindings survey has uncovered the staggering statistic that only 37% of South African tenants can afford to pay their rent in full...

‘20by2020’ Deploys Sustainable Lighting Solutions in Jordan to Benefit the Daily Lives of More than 3,000 People

Latest deployment at Prince Hamzah Hospital aims to further complement and bolster the Hospital’s strong capabilities as it treats the largest number of...

Glass production and local recycling crumbling in the wake of alcohol ban

Friday, 15 May 2020 - Across the country, thousands of small businesses and glass recycling collectors are on their knees, as the ban on...

INVESTING

What is Forex Trading? An easy-to-understand Guide for Dummies

What is the Forex Market? The Foreign Exchange Market, or more widely known just as the Forex Market, is where currencies are traded. Currencies are crucial...

Impact of COVID -19 on Tech Investing – where should you be investing right now?

Impact of COVID-19 on Tech Investing, insights from Gavin Reardon Founder of Kingson Capital “One of the positive impacts of Covid-19 on the global economy,...

The Importance of Money Management in Financial Trading

All traders need to understand the importance of money management in financial trading. You could be trading Forex or developing a portfolio to trade...

Coronavirus: A Trader’s Eye View

Daniel Kibel, Founder and Director of CM Trading shares his insights into trading in these times These are trying times indeed. Following President Cyril Ramaphosa’s...

BUSINESS

5 Top Professional Opportunities To Explore During The Coronavirus Pandemic

Introduction Are you looking to explore credible business opportunities during the Coronavirus Pandemic? Have you been laid-off from your work because of the lockdown...

Mental health: How HR executives can be proactive in the workplace

Johannesburg, 26 May 2020 – Before the coronavirus was even a blip on the world’s radar, working from home was considered a perk, one...

COVID -19 and our nation’s youth – virtually zero infected but 100% affected.

OUR NATION’S YOUTH – VIRTUALLY ZERO INFECTED, BUT 100% AFFECTED Brad Stern, founder and Chief Marketing Officer at Superiate, shares insight on the effects of...

LATEST ARTICLES

COVID-19 infections spike to 24 264

As the number of confirmed COVID-19 cases rises to 24 264, the country is working around the clock to ramp up its testing capacity. However, South...

Covid-19 Report 5: Spike in Cape Town natural deaths

This is the fifth issue of Covid-19 Report. We point you to the latest quality science on the pandemic. If you come across unfamiliar...

5 Top Professional Opportunities To Explore During The Coronavirus Pandemic

Introduction Are you looking to explore credible business opportunities during the Coronavirus Pandemic? Have you been laid-off from your work because of the lockdown...

TLU SA requests judicial commission on illegal trade of cigarettes

TLU SA on 27 May 2020, formally requested President Cyril Ramaphosa to set up a judicial commission to investigate the illegal trade of cigarettes...

Kremlin Spokesman Peskov Discharged from Hospital Where He Was Treated for COVID-19

Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said that he has been discharged from the hospital where he had been undergoing treatment for the coronavirus over the...

With 13.9 million clients, Capitec would extend a variety of financial options during the lockdown

Thinking in those who have been affected economically and their incomes have been reduced or paused by the impact of the coronavirus and the...

For Amazon indigenous facing COVID-19, distance to ICU beds poses dire threat

Remote indigenous communities deep in the Brazilian Amazon lack access to the ICU beds and pulmonary ventilators that have become essential during the COVID-19...

Siphoning funds from Department of Education, 2 arrested after 10 years

The long arm of the law has finally caught up with Moses Justice Luthuli (56) and Owen Bruce James (41), following a long drawn...

Mob barricade road, torch water truck, Uitenhage

Police are investigating a case of malicious damage to property after a water truck was torched in Uitenhage. On Monday, 25 May 2020 around...

FF Plus lodges complaint with PP against municipalities owing Eskom, Mpumalanga

Taxpayers can no longer be held accountable for the non-payment of municipal accounts to Eskom. After numerous attempts to resolve frequent municipal power outages...

Reopening of schools: Centralist approach does not instill confidence

The Department of Basic Education's centralist approach to the reopening of schools is not appropriate for the situation. While numerous schools are ready to...

Supermarket armed robbers in shootout with police, Thohoyandou

The fearless and unrelenting police officers from Muswodi, the Dog Unit (K9), Public Order Police and Thohoyandou Visible Policing on 26 May 2020, succeeded...

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COVID-19 infections spike to 24 264

As the number of confirmed COVID-19 cases rises to 24 264, the country is working around the clock to ramp up its testing capacity. However, South...

Covid-19 Report 5: Spike in Cape Town natural deaths

This is the fifth issue of Covid-19 Report. We point you to the latest quality science on the pandemic. If you come across unfamiliar...

5 Top Professional Opportunities To Explore During The Coronavirus Pandemic

Introduction Are you looking to explore credible business opportunities during the Coronavirus Pandemic? Have you been laid-off from your work because of the lockdown...

TLU SA requests judicial commission on illegal trade of cigarettes

TLU SA on 27 May 2020, formally requested President Cyril Ramaphosa to set up a judicial commission to investigate the illegal trade of cigarettes...
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