South Africa
Post Office strike is over but no international mail as yet

Post Office strike is over but no international mail as yet

The South African Post Office has announced that the crippling strike is over. Mail services in the Eastern, Northern and Western Cape are back to normal as well…

Neighbours shoot alleged attackers after farmer was murdered

Neighbours shoot alleged attackers after farmer was murdered

Investigations are under way to determine if action will be taken against two farmers who shot dead two alleged robbers near Leeudoringstad, North West police said on Monday.…

ANC rewriting government documents to facilitate nuclear deal

ANC rewriting government documents to facilitate nuclear deal

The ANC used its majority in Parliament’s energy committee to deliberately misrepresent the findings of the government’s energy plan (IRP 2013), which specifically calls for a delay in…

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Jeffreys Bay

Finalists announced in Fossil competition

Finalists announced in Fossil competition

The Fossil 30th birthday celebration continues in Jeffreys Bay as the finalists in the win…

The DA will win Kouga in 2016 says Trollip

The DA will win Kouga in 2016 says Trollip

More than 500 delegates will be attending the provincial congress of the DA Eastern Cape…

Open water swimming has started at Marina Martinique

Open water swimming has started at Marina Martinique

Open water swimming has started at Marina Martinique and lots of new swimmers have joined…

Photo of the day – JBay Open winner Mick Fanning

Photo of the day – JBay Open winner Mick Fanning

The JBay WinterFest had a huge impact on the economy of Jeffreys Bay and it…

30 % off all Fossil watches to celebrate 30th Anniversary

30 % off all Fossil watches to celebrate 30th Anniversary

Fountains Mall is the place to be today as Gabriel Jewellers celebrates the 30th anniversary…

JBAY WINTER FEST

JBay Open winner Mick Fanning claims another World Tour victory

JBay Open winner Mick Fanning claims another World Tour victory

South African Jordy Smith continued his phenomenal run of form that has seen him jump from 14th to seventh on the ASP World Championship Tour (WCT) rankings when…

World Surf League announced by ASP

World Surf League announced by ASP

The Association of Surf Professionals will cease to exist by the end of the year and will be known as the World Surf League (WSL) from 2015. The…

JBay Winterfest a total success

JBay Winterfest a total success

From perfect waves on the final day of the JBay Open, which saw Mick Fanning use all his experience to win the title from fellow Aussie surfer Joel…

Supertubes Surf Report

Travel & Tourism

Explore the Baviaans from Bruintjieskraal

Explore the Baviaans from Bruintjieskraal

The Baviaanskloof is a must visit place for South Africans, as well as overseas visitors to the country. There is a…

Thai Airways is withdrawing from South Africa

Thai Airways is withdrawing from South Africa

Thai Airways will withdraw from South Africa from mid-January 2015. The last outbound flight will leave Johannesburg for Bangkok on January…

Photo of the day – Leopard in Kruger National Park

Photo of the day – Leopard in Kruger National Park

St Francis Bay photographer Clive Wright captured this image of a male leopard during a visit to Kruger National Park. Leopards…

International

Facebook profits surge as users grow by 19 %

Facebook profits surge as users grow by 19 %

Facebook declared a quarterly profit of $ 806 million, surging up from $ 425 million in the third quarter of 2013. The Facebook share price has moved…

Property

Sole mandates: is it the right choice?

Sole mandates: is it the right choice?

Could signing a sole mandate reduce your chances of finding a buyer in the shortest possible time at the best price? According to RE/MAX of Southern Africa…

Photo's

Photo of the day – JBay Open winner Mick Fanning

Photo of the day – JBay Open winner Mick Fanning

The JBay WinterFest had a huge impact on the economy of Jeffreys Bay and it was great to see the best surfers in the world back at…

Surfing

JBay Open winner Mick Fanning claims another World Tour victory

JBay Open winner Mick Fanning claims another World Tour victory

South African Jordy Smith continued his phenomenal run of form that has seen him jump from 14th to seventh on the ASP World Championship Tour (WCT) rankings…

Rugby

Draw revealed for 2015 Rugby Championship

Draw revealed for 2015 Rugby Championship

The Southern Hemisphere’s pre-eminent international rugby competition gets underway on Friday 17 July when the All Blacks, host Argentina in Christchurch while the Wallabies and Springboks lock…

Africa

Central African Republic on the verge of Total Meltdown

Central African Republic on the verge of Total Meltdown

Following a few months of relative calm, tensions have once again flared up in the Central African Republic. The new wave of violence and insecurity was triggered…

Swim

Locals shine in first open water swim of the season

Locals shine in first open water swim of the season

Perfect conditions greeted swimmers for round one of the Metsi Open Water Swim Series at Marina Martinique on Sunday. A number of South African qualifying times were…

Eastern Cape

The PE air show in pictures

The PE air show in pictures

Thousands of people attended the Port Elizabeth Air Show over the weekend. They were treated to great flying in this fundraiser for the MTR Smith Childrens Haven.…

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