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.

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Aspen licensing deal secures supply of J&J vaccines to Africa

The vaccine, called Aspenovax, will be manufactured from drug substance supplied by Johnson & Johnson and sold to ...

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Load-shedding to end on Friday as Eskom generating performance improves

Load-shedding will end at 5am on Friday as a result of a recovery in Eskom's generating capacity.

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Cape Town welcomes returning airlines, Airlink joins fight against animal trafficking

Shortly before their British Airways flight touched down in Cape Town on Wednesday morning, the pilot told the ...

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Busa considering court action to make Covid-19 vaccines mandatory for all South African ...

Business for SA health working group chairperson Stavros Nicolaou said the organisation was “entirely aligned” with ...

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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 ...