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‘Not fair’ if Caster runs against women - IAAF

As South African hero Caster Semenya’s controversial court case kicked off on Monday‚ the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) argued that their case ...

News

Kings College hair battle chapter closes

The eight-year-old girl who was expelled from Kings College in Mdantsane for wearing dreadlocks started at her new school on Monday.

News

Crazed knifeman who killed cop has died

A crazed East London man’s stabbing spree was stopped by a hail of bullets on Friday – but not before he ambushed a police officer and stabbed him to ...

Politics

Mabuyane mum on ANC list ‘offenders’

The fate of 32 red-flagged ANC leaders is now in the hands of the party’s national integrity commission.
News

Girl commits suicide, allegedly after ...

A 13-year-old girl from Pretoria committed suicide after a photograph was sent around her school via WhatsApp.
News

Woman in baby snatch case in court again next month

Asiphe Cetywayo, the woman who allegedly snatched Kamvalethu “Kamva” Ncwadi, 2, from the verandah of her Southernwood ...

News

Women who stripped neighbour out on bail

The three Mdantsane women who stripped their neighbour naked and took cellphone video-footage of her will return to ...

Multimedia

WATCH | Eastern Cape 5-day weather forecast

Here is your detailed five day weather forecast for some cities in the Eastern Cape. 

News

10 experts to testify for Caster Semenya as the Olympic champion stands her ground ...

No fewer than 10 experts will testify for Caster Semenya in her case challenging the IAAF’s proposed regulations ...

News

Education MEC warns sub-par principals

Principals whose schools continue to produce poor results will have to pull up their socks or face demotion or losing ...

City

Nahoon power outage

The electricity supply will be interrupted to consumers supplied by the Buffalo City Metro in Nahoon on Tuesday from ...

News

Now fish also fall prey to load-shedding

Power disruptions and load-shedding, already having a huge impact on the lives of South Africans, are also leading to ...

Opinion

OPINION | ANC sought to protect itself rather than find Mabe guilty

Sexual harassment case against spokesperson riddled with material errors of law.

News

PSJ plan to outsource its debt collection

Port St Johns municipality wants to outsource its debt collection and administration. Mayor Nomvuzo Mlombile-Cingo ...

News

China vows to help develop Mvezo

The People’s Republic of China has committed to assisting the South African government’s campaign to fight poverty and ...

City

BCM workers’ path littered with threats

Buffalo City Metro has laid a complaint with police against temporary refuse collectors who allegedly “intimidated” BCM ...

News

Another EFF man accused of rape

Senior EFF official in Limpopo is a police suspect in a rape case involving fellow party member.

News

The nuclear deal and Van Rooyen: Lungisa Fuzile's first day back at the Zondo commission

Gordhan's exit, the nuclear deal and Des van Rooyen: Lungisa Fuzile's first day back at the Zondo commission.

News

Mom trolled over 'big' preggy bump hits back

"At the end of the day you can't help how you show" Elisha Bakes.

News

Hills recalls dog food as 'fur babies' sicken and die

Heart-breaking posts about beloved dogs dying of renal failure have preceded a recall of certain Hills Pet Nutrition ...

OPINION | ANC sought to protect itself rather than find Mabe guilty

Sexual harassment case against spokesperson riddled with material errors of law.

OPINION | Hands off citizens’ rights to belief systems

We should defend the right of the leader of Enlightened Christian Gathering Church, Prophet Bushiri’s followers to believe in what they want. The latest sagas ...

OPINION | Clip wings of practice of losing return ticket

Did you know that if you book a return flight with an airline, or have onward bookings, and then don’t take the initial flight, for whatever reason, some ...

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Jason Rohde's mother, Brenda Rohde, gave testimony in the Cape Town High Court on February 18 2019.

'Jason is not a threat': Rohde's mom pleads for leniency

Jason Rohde's mother, Brenda Rohde, gave testimony in the Cape Town High Court on February 18 2019.

City News

Nahoon power outage

The electricity supply will be interrupted to consumers supplied by the Buffalo City Metro in Nahoon on Tuesday from ...

BCM workers’ path littered with threats

Buffalo City Metro has laid a complaint with police against temporary refuse collectors who allegedly “intimidated” BCM ...

Police investigate armed robbery at ...

Police are investigating a case of armed robbery after The Crazy Store in Retail Park was robbed of an undisclosed ...

Zoo looks at improving life for the ...

The East London zoo first came under fire when news of the death of Chacma baboon, William, surfaced in 2017, and saw ...

Rare dolphin washes up on Nahoon beach

A rare striped dolphin was found washed up at Nahoon beach on Tuesday morning.

EFF councillor dies in crash

The Economic Freedom Fighters has lost one of their councillors, Sabelo Hoyo, who died on Friday in a fatal car ...

200 residents share one stinking public ...

About 200 residents in an East London township share a single communal toilet while live, naked electricity cables lie ...

Vandals strip children’s play park

An entertainment park in Mdantsane’s NU17 is under threat from brazen thieves who have stripped the park of its fence ...

BCM chair fears threats on her life are ...

Buffalo City Metro municipal public accounts committee chair Zameka Kodwa-Gajula fears for her life amid “threats” from ...

Constant cable theft ‘ignored’

Fed-up with rampant electricity cable theft in his neighbourhood, an East London man has drawn a line in the sand and ...

BCM’s cleanup gathers steam

The Buffalo City Metro cleaning initiative that has kept the East London Settlers Way and and the beachfront clean, has ...

Blaze at ‘illegal’ tip sparks fury

Arson is believed to be behind two massive fires on the controversial and allegedly illegal municipal refuse tip in ...

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Getting all that jazz flourishing again

Once known as the “Little Jazz Town”, a Komani-born internationally acclaimed jazz bassist is on a mission to revive ...

Turning trauma into compassion

Turning the trauma of losing a child into an initiative to improve the lives of others, Just Breathe founder and ...

Music and laughter prove perfect mix

The right balance of laughter and music go a long way towards healing the soul, and the Night of Soul Music show at ...

East London entrepreneur honoured at ...

East London social entrepreneur Bea Hackula attended the Sixth World Women Leadership Congress and awards ceremony in ...

New Honda-powered Red Bull RB15 F1 car ...

Red Bull unveiled their first Honda-powered Formula One car on Wednesday with Max Verstappen driving the initial laps ...

Ferrari pull the covers off its new 2019 ...

Ferrari turned a page on their recent past on Friday as they unveiled the Formula One car designed to end an era of ...

Business

Sugar tax has cost R1bn and should be ...

SA Cane Growers’ Association says that its impact on obesity is still questionable, but its knock to the economy and ...

Woolies CEO will be in for a really rough ...

Are shareholders really comfortable with Ian Moir running Woolworths remotely from Australia?

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