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Bhisho in rental wrangle

A legal battle is ensuing between an East London property mogul and Eastern Cape premier Phumulo Masualle’s office over the failure by provincial public works to honour a ...

Politics

CFO: all hands on deck needed to turn ADM around

Bankrupt Amathole District Municipality has appointed a new CFO after experiencing financial woes.

Opinion

OPINION | Fire from below on a Saturday afternoon

I should visit my mother more often. Driving to see her last weekend, I saw what political scientist Professor Somadoda Fikeni calls “the fire from ...

Lifestyle

EL’s golden duo of dance step up

Having brought back sackloads of medals from the World Championships of Performing Arts (WCOPA) in California since 2010, East London’s golden duo of dance Chace Collett and Ashley Behrens were the “face” of the international competition with their ...
Sport

IBF title thrills veteran Mthalane

Moruti Mthalane says winning the IBF flyweight crown yesterday for the second time in his long career was sweeter than his first coronation in 2009.
Sport

Chiefs goalie Khune admits they found it difficult to understand former coach Komphela's ...

Itumeleng Khune expressed optimism that the players will adjust well to the tactics of new Kaizer Chiefs coach Giovanni ...

Sport

Novak Djokovic beats Kevin Anderson to win fourth Wimbledon title

Novak Djokovic claimed a fourth Wimbledon title in ruthless fashion as he beat giant South African Kevin Anderson 6-2 ...

Sport

France overpower Croatia 4-2 to win World Cup

France overwhelmed Croatia 4-2 in the World Cup final at Moscow's Luzhniki stadium on Sunday to lift the trophy for the ...

Sport

Kerber stuns Serena's history bid in Wimbledon final

Angelique Kerber became the first German woman to win Wimbledon for 22 years as the 11th seed shattered Serena ...

News

WATCH | He raped me, beat me...but I did not kill him

The Ndudulas’ marriage had deteriorated to such an extent that Bulelwa Ndudula had her husband, Sakhekile – now dead at ...

News

Ndudula maintains her innocence in trial

Friday marked the end of another week in the trial of Bulelwa Ndudula, who is accused of killing her husband.

Motoring

Small car, big heart, loads of class

There is no denying the current-generation Mini Cooper has grown in stature and morphed into a C-segment-sized car, and ...

Sport /

Soccer World Cup is an honour to attend – even for a No 2 goalkeeper

SPONSORED | Being the understudy doesn’t mean it’s less of a big deal to represent your country, says former England ...

Sport

Khoza explains the PSL's strategy in Ndoro eligibility saga

The Premier Soccer League have resolved on a two-pronged approach on their appeal of the High Court decision to ...

News

Mkhize outlines plan to fix ailing municipalities

Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs Minister Zweli Mkhize has outlined his plan to boost infrastructure and ...

News

Uber 'customer' holds driver at gunpoint

A Port Elizabeth Uber driver was the victim of an attempted hijacking on Saturday night when a "customer" held him at ...

Sport

Winning the world title the second time is sweeter‚ says Moruti Mthalane

Moruti Mthalane says winning the IBF flyweight crown on Sunday for the second time in his long career was sweeter than ...

News

Speedster bust driving at 238km/h on N1

A speedster was bust allegedly driving at 238km per hour in his Mercedes Benz on the N1 freeway by Gauteng Traffic ...

Sport

WATCH | Kevin Anderson in race to be ready for Sunday’s ‘huge challenge’ after marathon ...

After six hours and 35 minutes of an epic Wimbledon semi-final‚ Kevin Anderson’s team will use every minute to prepare ...

Lifestyle

Spotlight on ‘ukuthwala’ in new book

A Mount Ayliff-born author, Phumela Jakuja, 29, has written an engrossing and insightful book, to be published in four ...

OPINION | Fire from below on a Saturday afternoon

I should visit my mother more often. Driving to see her last weekend, I saw what political scientist Professor Somadoda Fikeni calls “the fire from below” – ...

OPINION | Jiba, Mrwebi SCA judgment – no need for panic just yet

The ruling this week by the Supreme Court of Appeals that overturned a High Court decision striking two Zuma-loyalists and NPA honchos off the roll of ...

OPINION | Miscreants live big in gangster paradise

It seems no other country beats sunny SA if you’re looking to pursue a career in crime, white-collar crime in particular. The more educated the criminal is, ...

Multimedia

South African tennis player grinds his way to Wimbledon final by showing true grit and determination. Source: Reuters / Wimbeldon Subscribe to TimesLIVE here: https://www.youtube.com/user/TimesLive

Kevin Anderson’s incredible journey to Wimbledon final

South African tennis player grinds his way to Wimbledon final by showing true grit and determination. Source: Reuters / Wimbeldon Subscribe to TimesLIVE here: https://www.youtube.com/user/TimesLive

City News

Post office workers in city protest

The national strike action affecting post office services throughout the country filtered to East London, as some ...

LISTEN | BCM residents’ water woes fall ...

It’s been near a month since Buffalo City Metro ratepayer Raymond Pieterse reported a leaking water meter at the ...

Batting Bridge closed for maintenance

The Buffalo City Metropolitan Municipality is advising motorists that the Batting Bridge will be closed for maintenance ...

Long wait for RDP homes a nightmare

When the illegal power connection trips in Moscow’s shacklands, Tozamile Tshokwe’s electricity-driven oxygen tank stops ...

Beacon Bay, Gonubie Road on target

The construction of the Beacon Bay and Gonubie Link Road, which is set to be completed in March 2019, is currently ...

Changes to diet help bears of EL Zoo ...

Gina and Jenny, the brown bears of the East London Zoo, are looking much better, according to Lionel de Lange, CEO of ...

No help as smelly spring floods her yard

A natural spring suddenly started flowing at a Dimbaza home in May, going under the foundation, rotting old trees and ...

Threat to shut down BCM cemeteries

Grieving families could be barred from conducting funeral services at metro cemeteries this weekend if city authorities ...

Missing woman found

Charedene Myburgh, 24, who went missing last week Monday and was feared abducted, was found alive on Thursday afternoon.

Residents infuriated at service in Gonubie

Disgruntled Gonubie residents have had to wait for several hours to obtain service at the Buffalo City Metro office in ...

Flats in Southernwood gutted by blaze

An inferno has gutted the top floor of Harlequin Court Flats building in Gately Street in Southernwood forcing dozens ...

Metro manager in hot water

BCM city manager Andile Sihlahla is accused of “gross dereliction of duty” by the metro’s Municipal Public Accounts ...

Sport

Chiefs goalie Khune admits they found it ...

Itumeleng Khune expressed optimism that the players will adjust well to the tactics of new Kaizer Chiefs coach Giovanni ...

Novak Djokovic beats Kevin Anderson to ...

Novak Djokovic claimed a fourth Wimbledon title in ruthless fashion as he beat giant South African Kevin Anderson 6-2 ...

France overpower Croatia 4-2 to win World ...

France overwhelmed Croatia 4-2 in the World Cup final at Moscow's Luzhniki stadium on Sunday to lift the trophy for the ...

Kerber stuns Serena's history bid in ...

Angelique Kerber became the first German woman to win Wimbledon for 22 years as the 11th seed shattered Serena ...

IBF title thrills veteran Mthalane

Moruti Mthalane says winning the IBF flyweight crown yesterday for the second time in his long career was sweeter than ...

Lifestyle

EL’s golden duo of dance step up

Having brought back sackloads of medals from the World Championships of Performing Arts (WCOPA) in California since ...

Small car, big heart, loads of class

There is no denying the current-generation Mini Cooper has grown in stature and morphed into a C-segment-sized car, and ...

Spotlight on ‘ukuthwala’ in new book

A Mount Ayliff-born author, Phumela Jakuja, 29, has written an engrossing and insightful book, to be published in four ...

This week's Gig Guide

JULY 14-21 ON SATURDAY The annual Watergat 15km Challenge will take place at 2pm, starting and finishing in Mcleantown. ...

Frisbee fanatics in EL take the lead

Mention the word frisbee and images of beaches and border collies spring to mind, but playing with the disc usually ...

JT Medupe says playing Zuma in new stage ...

Former Generations: The Legacy actor JT Medupe has been left emotionally drained after preparing to play former ...

Boxing Mecca

Fists of fury to headline Madiba show

The annual Madiba Birthday Celebrations tournament is in full swing with the organisers promising an event to ...

Konkco vows to be all the rage in his ...

It has been a while since Simpiwe Konkco was seen plying his trade inside a ring. This even though he is a world ...

Mayweather to knock Tete into the right ...

By all intent and purposes the composition of the World Boxing Super Series (WBSS) in the bantamweight seems to be have ...

Last chance saloon for Mthalane to hit ...

Redemption beckons for boxer once accused of chickening out of fight

Friends Tete and Donaire could be pitted ...

Boxing is a very funny sport and it has no boundaries in terms of match ups.

Business

New app lets stokvels invest on the JSE

A new app has been launched to encourage stokvel members to save by investing in the money market. Billed as South ...

South Africans strangled by heavy debt

The flexibility of being able to buy now and pay later is one of the major reasons why millions of South Africans find ...

World News

WATCH | Treacherous Thai cave rescue bid ...

A treacherous rescue bid to free a youth football team trapped in a flooded Thai cave entered its second day Monday, ...

Zimbabwe President Emmerson Mnangagwa ...

The clearest indication yet that the Zimbabwe Defence Forces [ZDF] could be stakeholders in elections due to be held in ...

WATCH | Agonising rescue ahead for Thai ...

Rescuers braced for a long and difficult evacuation for 13 members of a Thai youth football team found alive in a cave ...

UPDATE | Reports of attempt on Zimbabwean ...

Reports have emerged that Zimbabwe President Emmerson Mnangagwa narrowly survived a bomb blast at a ZANU-PF rally he ...

Number missing in Indonesia ferry ...

As many as 192 passengers could be missing after a ferry sank into the depths of a volcanic lake in Indonesia, the ...

WATCH | Python selfie puts Indian forest ...

An India forestry ranger found himself in a bind after a python briefly strangled him while he posed for pictures with ...

Malawi's ex-president Joyce Banda eyeing ...

Malawi's ex-president Joyce Banda, who recently returned home after four years of self-imposed exile, said on Monday ...

Clashes halt oil loadings at major Libyan ...

The major Libyan oil ports of Ras Lanuf and Es Sider were closed and evacuated on Thursday due to attacks by armed ...

Facebook news use declining, WhatsApp ...

News consumption is increasingly shifting from social media like Facebook to messaging applications like WhatsApp, ...

Body of missing UK botanist Rachel ...

The body of 63-year-old British botanist Rachel Saunders‚ who had been missing since February‚ has been found‚ the ...

ICC court launches fund for C.Africa ...

The International Criminal Court (ICC) has launched a one-million-euro ($1.18-million) fund for victims of a militia ...

Rohingya refugees land in Myanmar as ...

Scores of Rohingya refugees leaving Bangladeshi camps by boat have accidentally returned to the crisis-hit area of ...

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