Hits and misses of the #BottleCapChallenge
Many people, including celebrities, have taken part in the new viral social media frenzy #BottleCapChallenge.
Death toll increases as heavy rains hit India
Several people have died and many more left injured after heavy rains hit Mumbai in India. The torrential rains were the second heaviest to fall on the city in more than a decade.
Rare summer hailstorm hits Mexico
A rare hailstorm hit the city of Guadalajara, one of Mexico’s most populous cities on Sunday, leaving roads inaccessible, homes severely damaged and cars swept away.
10 dead in Texas plane crash
At least 10 passengers on board a twin-engine passenger plane, including two crew members, were killed when the plane crashed at a Texas airport.
Teen saves toddler from near-fatal fall
A two-year-old girl was caught by a teen when he saw her hanging from the second floor window of her apartment home.
Europe’s heatwave causes wildfires, public nudity and traffic restrictions
European countries have reached record-breaking temperatures amidst an extreme heatwave that has swept across parts of the continent.
Meet SA’s musical sensation, Ndlovu Youth Choir
The Ndlovu Youth Choir was started in 2009 as an after-school community programme to help disadvantaged children escape social issues in the village of Moutse in Limpopo.
Remembering the King of Pop and his controversial legacy
It’s been a decade since the King of Pop’s death. For many reasons Michael Jackson remains one of the greatest entertainers of all time, yet for some his legacy remains controversial.
All the winners alongside Sho Madjozi at this year's BET Awards
Missed the BET Awards? We've got you covered. Black artists, athletes and actors were celebrated at the 19th Black Entertainment Television (BET) Awards, with notable winners such as Mary J Blige, Serena Williams, Sho Madjozi and Nipsey Hussle. Here's what you missed.
19 dummies found in dog’s stomach
At least 19 baby dummies were removed using a medical scope from a three-year-old bulldog at a Boston veterinary centre.
Marilyn Monroe's Seven Year Itch gets snatched
The statue of iconic actor and model Marilyn Monroe was stolen from the top of the Ladies of Hollywood Gazebo on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
Deadly heatwave hits India
Hundreds of people have died in the eastern state of Bihar, due to scorching temperatures in the country's second-longest heatwave on record.
The biggest winners of the 2019 MTV Movie & TV Awards
Netflix had 14 nominations for its TV shows and films, including ‘Bird Box’ and 'To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before,' both which won awards.
Zindzi Mandela courts controversy with tweets
Zindzi Mandela, the daughter of late struggle icons Nelson Mandela and Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, has come under fire in the past few days over her tweets relating to issues of land and race.
Hong Kong extradition protests bring city to a standstill
Police used rubber bullets and tear gas to break up crowds, leaving at least 72 people injured, with two in a serious condition.
Cruelty-free circus swaps real animals for holograms
German circus, Circus Roncalli has joined the fight against animal cruelty by substituting real animals with high-definition holograms.
Sudan strikes suspended as talks resume
Talks have resumed between Sudan’s military and opposition alliance groups.
Babes a no-show at domestic violence court case involving boyfriend Mampintsha
Gqom queen Bongekile ‘Babes Wodumo’ Simelane failed to make a court appearance in the domestic violence case involving her and musician boyfriend Mandla ‘Mampintsha’ Maphumulo.