Paul Ash Senior reporter

Paul Ash is a senior reporter at the Sunday Times, covering transport, environment and wildlife, farming, tourism and defence. He was a 14-year veteran of the paper's travel section before moving to the newsroom in 2020 to focus on writing, reporting and telling stories in sound.

Sport

50% capacity at stadiums for sport events on the cards if Covid-19 rate stays stable

SA is pushing ahead with plans to reopen stadiums for sport events as the country’s “Return to Play” programme gathers ...

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Children aged 12-17 set to get coronavirus vaccinations

Health minister Joe Phaahla said the electronic registration system would be open for this age group from Wednesday ...

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Short illness claims life of son of minister in the presidency

Minister in the presidency Mondli Gungubele is mourning the death of his son, Karabo, who passed away on Friday.

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Scrap thieves caught on the trot in two one-horsepower getaway vehicles

A trio of scrap thieves was caught hot to trot in Cape Town on Wednesday after law enforcement officers in Epping waved ...

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Not fare: Airlink berated for misleading ad for 25% discount

SA's advertising watchdog has found regional airline Airlink guilty of misleading advertising after a consumer ...

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Covid-19 infographic showing vaccine benefits ‘definitely not fake news’, says Groote ...

The infographic shows dramatic differences between the number of vaccinated versus unvaccinated people admitted to ...

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‘Petty spectrum politics’: No winners as Icasa claws back emergency spectrum

The decision by communications authorities to claw back the emergency radio spectrum used by mobile phone operators ...

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US aircraft departed Kabul packed with 640 refugees on the floor

A US Air Force C-17 Globemaster took off from the besieged capital Kabul with 640 men, women and children sitting on ...

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Massive Medupi power station blast will not cause load-shedding: Eskom

'Load-shedding is never from a single incident unless we have suffered setbacks at other plants,' says Eskom ...

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Parliament orders inquiry into how rebellion caught SA's security services napping

ISS security and policing consultant Dr Johan Burger said the failings in the SAPS Crime Intelligence unit were the ...