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Court order has big implications for land expropriation

Louis Nathan Langer was shocked to discover that the KwaDukuza Municipality had expropriated his land and source of income without his knowledge four...

Dewetsdorp farmer shot in neck by Police members in unmarked vehicle

A farmer of Dewetsdorp in the Free State, Dries van Tonder (64), was shot in the neck and admitted to the Bloemfontein Medi Clinic...

Farm murder of Gerrit Stander: 2 Attackers arrested, White River

Two men aged 26 and 30 have been arrested in connection with the murder of a White River attorney, Gerrit Stander, who attacked in...

R7 Million worth of abalone recovered, Milnerton, Cape Town

An intelligence driven operation executed on 21 October 2020, by members attached to National Intervention Unit and Crime Intelligence led to the arrest of...

Suspect in court for attempted murder of police officer, Witbank

A 25-year-old suspect is expected to appear before the Witbank Magistrate’s Court on Wednesday, 21 October 2020 in connection with an attempted murder case...

Company director to appear in court for over R4.8 million COVID-19 fraud

A 48-year-old sole proprietor and her company are appearing in the Specialised Commercial Crimes court sitting at Mthatha Regional Court following her arrest earlier...

Stolen chrome worth R90 000-00 recovered in Rustenburg

The Hawks’ Serious Organised Crime Investigation have seized a truck that was found with 36 tons of chrome worth approximately R90 000-00 on Wednesday,...

Carnarvon court sentences rapist to life imprisonment

Life term imprisonment handed down to rapist, Sello Maphongoa, will send a stern warning to those who commit crimes against women and children," says...

Unlicensed firearms, ammunition and drugs, 6 arrested, Khayelitsha cluster

Members from the Khayelitsha cluster are participating in efforts to ensure the safety of the communities. On 21 October 2020, police from Harare SAPS...

Five suspects nabbed for Mdantsane murders

Unwavering endeavours by Mdantsane detectives together with the Mdantsane SAPS Crime Prevention Unit members brought about the arrest of five suspects in a space...

Pentagon Says Turkey’s Test of S-400 Risks 'Serious Consequences' for Relationship With US

"The US Department of Defense condemns in the strongest possible terms Turkey’s October 16 test of the S-400 air defense system – a test...

Russian President Putin Delivers Speech at Valdai Discussion Club – Video

Russian President Vladimir Putin takes part in the 17th Annual Meeting of the Valdai Discussion Club in Moscow, dedicated to the coronavirus pandemic, as...

Iran Sanctions US Ambassador to Iraq for 'Terrorist' Acts

Iran's government has answered a move by the United States against the nation's envoy to Baghdad, blacklisting a US official in return. US Amb. to...

Putin Expects His Presidency to End at Some Point

"No, it will undoubtedly end at some point, I realise this perfectly", Putin said at the Valdai Discussion Club. Speaking about the "reset" to...

If Russia Wanted to Poison Navalny Would Never Let Him Cross Into Germany – Putin

MOSCOW, October 22 (Sputnik) - The Russian authorities would have never let Alexey Navalny leave for treatment in Germany if they pursued poisoning him,...

Former Associate Bobulinski Accuses Biden Family of Lying About Chinese Business Dealings

"I am making this statement to set the record straight about the involvement of the Biden family - Vice President Biden, his brother...

Against ‘The dancer and his double’

“The dancer and his double arrive at the gates of paradise” (2006) The above film is a dance film carried by the brilliance of the...

10 points to consider when investing in shutters

Any investment should be considered, whether it is your finances, a new car, your children’s schooling, or even the installation of shutters in your...

McCain South Africa pledges continued contribution to Delmas and Springs communities

Nearly all of McCain’s 51 plants globally are located in rural communities, with two of these communities being Delmas and Springs in South Africa....

Pandora x UNICEF release new charm to support the world`s most vulnerable children

Fashion that gives back. Pandora continues its partnership with UNICEF for a second year, introducing a new addition to Charms for Change.   Charms for Change...

HWSETA mobilises to prevent a second wave of Covid-19 infections by partnering with Real Heroes Connect

Anxious that South Africa should defy international trends and avoid a second wave of coronavirus infections, the Health and Welfare Sector and Training Education...

News, views, interviews, chews and booze – All Over The Bar Shouting is here to entertain you

Just as lockdown seems to be all over, bar the shouting in South Africa, AllOverTheBarShouting.com has been launched to tell stories that will inform,...

TECH AND GADGETS

Samsung Galaxy A51: The Mid-Range Smartphone That Feels Like A Premium Device

As many South Africans seek out cutting-edge technology, affordability continues to be a factor when choosing a device. Samsung has made it the company’s...
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GARDEN & HOME

10 points to consider when investing in shutters

Any investment should be considered, whether it is your finances, a new car, your children’s schooling, or even the installation of shutters in your...

Give the gift that stands the test of time_hansgrohe and AXOR make a lasting impression this festive season!

The festive season is approaching fast, and if you’re at a loose end about how to make that gifting decision for the important person...

Look At These Vital Things While Choosing Handy Tools For Your Next Projects

When it comes to repairing anything on your own, you need some handy home repair tools. There are plenty of handy tools available in...

How to Clear a Badly Blocked Drain

Is your home plumbing system blocked? Clogging of kitchen sinks, bathroom outlet, or toilet is a common phenomenon in every home. When the drain...

Berkey Water Filter: Easy Ways to Use It

Staying healthy means staying hydrated, but if you're not sure that your water is pure, hydration itself is a worrying business. To reduce your...

How to Get Sparkling Windows Inside and Out Without Streaking?

Introduction Everyone wants to have transparent and clear windows. These are the most important part of the homes that contribute heavily to the home...

SOCIAL - TV NEWS

Social Show at Home : Episode 9

Social-Show, hosted by Viwe Tyolwana recaps the latest news in the Social Impact Investment Industry weekly, courtesy of www.social-tv.co.za.

Top Six celebrities who are fighting substance abuse

Preventing excess drinking and drug abuse can limit the number of negative consequences facing teenagers and society as a whole. Celebrities who have overcome...

Understanding the Donor World

The COVID-19 pandemic has put the financial livelihoods of many non-profit organisations (NPOs) in jeopardy, making it essential that they have a clear understanding...

Youth football club launched soup kitchen and COVID feeding project

Thanks to the youth Olympiakos Football Club in Noupoort, who started a community soup kitchen during the COVID-19 pandemic, 140 vulnerable community members, including 72 children,  are  receiving  daily  cooked meals,  in an effort  to support  those  most  impacted by the pandemic. The project is being funded by Noupoort Wind Farm’s socio economic development programme and is being implemented  in collaboration with  the two local clinics  in  the area. This local football club is well known in the District...

The first black woman to summit Mount Everest now wants to tackle the digital divide in SA

The first black woman to conquer Mount Everest hopes to raise R1 million to build nine digital libraries across South Africa. Saray Khumalo will...

Ipid launches toll-free number for communities to report police misconduct

Independent Police Investigative Directorate(IPID) Executive Director, Jennifer Ntlatseng recently launched a toll-free number for public use, specifically designed to report police misconduct. She said...

CRYPTOCURRENCY

Paxful Highlights Security and User Education Can Boost Trust in Crypto: The company believes that these are key in keeping Africa’s crypto-economy safe

October 22, 2020, Johannesburg, South Africa - In acknowledging Cybersecurity Awareness Month during October this year, leading peer-to-peer (P2P) cryptocurrency marketplace, Paxful, is highlighting...

How is Business Adapting to the Blockchain Revolution?

In today's crucial pandemic period, many businesses have faced major setbacks and collapse, which has become very much worse for their economic stability. The...

Cryptocurrency – What is Its Impact to the Global Economy?

Cryptocurrency has led to global debates and discussions about its reliability and effectiveness. Despite the negative opinions from critics, cryptocurrency is a great and useful...

Bitcoin Trading In South Africa and its potential for growth

Bitcoin in South Africa? Yes, especially due to the increasing rise in interest. You will be surprised to see why! Cryptocurrencies are making significant advances...

Cryptocurrency – the chameleon commodity

Johannesburg, 5 October 2020: Daniel Kibel, Co-Founder of CM Trading shares insight on the current cryptocurrency landscape. “The cryptocurrency market is still relatively new and...

Using OTC desks to invest in DeFi: 5 platforms you should know about

OTC desks allow investors to buy and sell large sums in BTC at a locked-in price. But what if your goal is not to...

FOOD

In support of World Food Day and in line with growing food security concerns, Roxanne McLean, Owner of Founder Foods and CEO of FreshBox,...
Join Chef Catherine Garden from Fennel and Fig, for a live online cook-along event on 10 October at 4pm. Chef Catherine will shows you...

FITNESS

Exercise is rewarding in many ways, but when you’re focused on your goals, it can be easy to forget about recovery. According to Angela...
Not only is he the fitness guru on Mzansi’s feel-good breakfast show, Expresso, but Ryle De Morny is also a Lifesaving World Champions and...

ECONOMY

South African Unemployment Issues Continue Amidst the Coronavirus Pandemic

The coronavirus pandemic has taken the World by storm and this includes South Africa. Even though much of the attention has been paid to...

Relief at the petrol pumps

Consumers will breathe a sigh of relief at the pumps as the price of petrol is set to decrease by between 23 and 32...

SARB keeps repo rate unchanged

The South African Reserve Bank (SARB) has kept the repurchase (repo) rate unchanged at 3.5% per annum. SARB Governor Lesetja Kganyago made the announcement on...

GDP contracts by 51% under lockdown

The South African economy contracted by a staggering 51% in Quarter 2 of 2020, as the country reeled from the consequences of the COVID-19...

INVESTING

5 Perks of Investing in a Condo Unit

Buying a new home is one of the most crucial decisions you will make. With COVID-19 still looming, the need for a safe and...

How to ensure you have a successful investment journey

Investing in property overseas has many advantages over keeping all your property investments in SA, most notably it allows you to benefit from the...

Why there’s a big shift to the life rights’ investment model for retirement estates

The arrival of Covid-19 and subsequent lockdown period gave many the necessary time for prioritising and perspective. Following lockdown, there has been a surge...

Get on board the Wealth Migrate webinar series to learn how to navigate and thrive in the post-pandemic world

Covid-19 has changed the world forever, but there are ways you can benefit from a structural shift of this magnitude, and one of the...

BUSINESS

TkTok partners M&C Saatchi Abel for their first campaign in South Africa

TikTok joins a growing list of clients that M&C Saatchi Abel partners with that are shaping the new economy, such as Takeolot.com, Netflix, Superbalist...

Identity-as-service (IDaaS) Market by Competitive Landscape 2020 to 2030

The Global Identity-as-service (IDaaS) Market was valued at USD 2.89 Bn in 2019 expanding at CAGR of 20.4% from 2020-2030. Identity-as-service (IDaaS) Market research report...

Tips to Make Any Fish Farm More Sustainable

The aquaculture sector is growing rapidly across the world. While this is a good thing, the impacts this industry is having on the environment...

LATEST ARTICLES

Paper giant APRIL linked to Borneo forest clearing despite zero-deforestation vow

One of the world’s biggest pulp and paper producers, APRIL, is alleged to have violated its own zero-deforestation commitment by sourcing wood from a...

Pentagon Says Turkey’s Test of S-400 Risks 'Serious Consequences' for Relationship With US

"The US Department of Defense condemns in the strongest possible terms Turkey’s October 16 test of the S-400 air defense system – a test...

Court order has big implications for land expropriation

Louis Nathan Langer was shocked to discover that the KwaDukuza Municipality had expropriated his land and source of income without his knowledge four...

Less money spent this Halloween could help the environment

It requires 10,000 liters of water to produce a kilogram of chocolate. Because of the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic, the expenditure for Halloween in 2020 will...

3D scan brings near-extinct Sumatran species to virtual life

Technologist Corey Jaskolski created the world’s first 3D digital copy of a Sumatran rhino to help educate the world about the critically endangered species.There...

Against ‘The dancer and his double’

“The dancer and his double arrive at the gates of paradise” (2006) The above film is a dance film carried by the brilliance of the...

10 points to consider when investing in shutters

Any investment should be considered, whether it is your finances, a new car, your children’s schooling, or even the installation of shutters in your...

TkTok partners M&C Saatchi Abel for their first campaign in South Africa

TikTok joins a growing list of clients that M&C Saatchi Abel partners with that are shaping the new economy, such as Takeolot.com, Netflix, Superbalist...

McCain South Africa pledges continued contribution to Delmas and Springs communities

Nearly all of McCain’s 51 plants globally are located in rural communities, with two of these communities being Delmas and Springs in South Africa....

Pandora x UNICEF release new charm to support the world`s most vulnerable children

Fashion that gives back. Pandora continues its partnership with UNICEF for a second year, introducing a new addition to Charms for Change.   Charms for Change...

Samsung Galaxy A51: The Mid-Range Smartphone That Feels Like A Premium Device

As many South Africans seek out cutting-edge technology, affordability continues to be a factor when choosing a device. Samsung has made it the company’s...

Russian President Putin Delivers Speech at Valdai Discussion Club – Video

Russian President Vladimir Putin takes part in the 17th Annual Meeting of the Valdai Discussion Club in Moscow, dedicated to the coronavirus pandemic, as...

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Paper giant APRIL linked to Borneo forest clearing despite zero-deforestation vow

One of the world’s biggest pulp and paper producers, APRIL, is alleged to have violated its own zero-deforestation commitment by sourcing wood from a...

Pentagon Says Turkey’s Test of S-400 Risks 'Serious Consequences' for Relationship With US

"The US Department of Defense condemns in the strongest possible terms Turkey’s October 16 test of the S-400 air defense system – a test...

Court order has big implications for land expropriation

Louis Nathan Langer was shocked to discover that the KwaDukuza Municipality had expropriated his land and source of income without his knowledge four...

Less money spent this Halloween could help the environment

It requires 10,000 liters of water to produce a kilogram of chocolate. Because of the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic, the expenditure for Halloween in 2020 will...