Soul singer Bill Withers dies
According to a statement released by his family a short while ago, Withers died of heart complications.
Calls grow for SA govt to evacuate citizens from coronavirus epicentre, Wuhan
Nearly 60 million people are under partial or full lockdowns in cities in China as the Wuhan coronavirus continued to spread across Asia and the rest of the world.
Miss SA Sasha-Lee Olivier to continue with beauty with a purpose campaign
She assumes the mantle from Zozibini Tunzi, who was crowned Miss Universe last month.
#MissUniverse tops global trends as SA’s Zozibini Tunzi shines
Tunzi won the hearts of millions at the 68th Miss Universe in Atlanta, Georgia on Sunday.
SA’s obsession with Black Friday: How it all started
Black Friday is a term coined in the United States more than 60 years ago to describe the manic shopping a day after Thanksgiving.
Zozibini Tunzi on colourism, racism: I’ll take the insults to change the game
Stereotypes, ignorance and westernised ideals aren’t only reserved for judging the general public – but even the woman the crowned most beautiful in the country has felt the cuts of painful words.
Miss SA Zozibini Tunzi shuts out cyberbullying ahead of Miss Universe pageant
Tunzi, who is short natural hair has largely earned her praise, says she entered the competition to challenge beauty stereotypes.
Ndlovu Youth Choir arrive home to loud cheers, love and hugs
The group, from Moutse in Limpopo, returned on Friday after an impressive run on America’s Got Talent.
SABC will not be broadcasting Rugby World Cup matches - report
The tournament is set to get under way on Friday when host nation Japan faces Russia.
Idols star Thami Shobede dead at 31
It’s understood Thami Shobede was admitted to hospital after collapsing during a performance on stage at the weekend.
DStv delicious festival in talks with Tiwa Savage's management
The Nigerian artist took to Twitter on Wednesday morning cancelling her performance at the festival due to the attacks on foreign nationals.
Climate activist Greta Thunberg (16) arrives in New York
On arrival on Thursday, she had a strong message for US President Donald Trump, asking him to listen to science.
'The Lion King' passes R100m mark at SA Box Office
The live-action remake has passed R100 million mark at the South African Box Office, making it the third film in history to do so.
SAA cancels flights between JHB, Hong Kong for second day
This came as Hong Kong’s international airport cancelled all its flights for the second day due to protests.
Fridays for Future: Learners continue protests for climate change in Germany
This was the 48th Friday that young people in Germany and other parts of the world were missing school to protest for change.
Report: EFF turns to SCA over Manuel defamation ruling
Last week, the Johannesburg High Court rejected the red beret's application for leave to appeal its ruling that the party’s comments against Manuel were defamatory, false and unlawful.
Mashaba promises to rebuild demolished Alex homes
Johannesburg Mayor Herman Mashaba met with community members after 80 homes were demolished last week, which prompted angry residents to burn three houses in Marlboro Gardens.
Gordhan’s lawyers ask court to set aside Busisiwe Mkhwebane’s report
The Public Protector found Minister Pravin Gordhan guilty of improper conduct after he granted the early retirement payout of then Sars deputy commissioner Ivan Pillay.