Dave Chambers Cape Town bureau chief

Dave Chambers is the Cape Town bureau chief for the Sunday Times and TimesLIVE.


Toads in the hole as Cape Town gets tunnels for amorous amphibians

Cape Town has what are believed to be SA's first tunnels built especially for toads.


You can't count on UCount ads, watchdog tells Standard Bank customers

One of SA's big five banks has been censured for practising "deception" in advertising for its rewards programme.


Why the race question in this year's census will be a bit different

When you're asked about your race in this year's census, you'll have much more freedom than before about the way you ...


Realty regulator suffers setback in R1.5m defamation claim against DA MP

The boss of the estate agency regulator has been dealt an early blow in her fight to extract R1.5m in defamation ...


Two sex-pest teachers fired for targeting teenage pupils

Two teachers have been fired for misconduct after sexually inappropriate behaviour with female pupils.


Covid-19 antibodies as high as 68% in latest Western Cape study

More than two-thirds of diabetics in the Western Cape's biggest township have Covid-19 antibodies, the provincial ...


Son convicted of hitting mother with beer bottle cleared after court errors

A man who hit his mother over the head with a beer bottle has had his conviction and prison sentence scrapped after a ...


Pfizer vaccine blow as Israeli tests find reduced efficacy against SA variant

Pfizer’s vaccine is almost seven times less effective against the Covid-19 variant dominant in SA than against the main ...


Nivea lawyer faces probe over 'attempt to mislead' judges in Connie case

A senior partner at a leading SA law firm has scored a victory for Nivea in its battle with actress Connie Ferguson's ...


'A recipe for chaos': Judge lashes anarchic Karoo municipality

The Klein Karoo is an unlikely setting for an outbreak of anarchy, but events in a tiny municipality forced the Cape ...