Ford customers incensed by waiver of rights claim

Ford’s woes have increased as customers‚ already incensed by the car manufacturer's questionable customer care policies‚ are now being told by dealerships that once they sign an offer to purchase a vehicle they waiver their rights under the Consumer Protection Act.

DA mulling legal action against ANC over election ‘War Room’

The Democratic Alliance says it is considering legal action against the ANC in the wake of reports that the ANC had engaged in covert campaign tactics during the 2016 local government elections.

Can soapie actors Dabula and Temudzani even box?

South African boxing fans probably fell off their chairs laughing a couple of days ago when they heard that two soapie actors would be allowed to step in the ring and exchange blows in Durban on Friday.

Bok coach Allister Coetzee 'definitely going to be sacked'

Springbok coach Allister Coetzee’s future employment could be counted in days after SA Rugby’s executive council met on Sunday and Monday to discuss it.
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Federer surprised as title prospects grow

Roger Federer was just one step away from his first Grand Slam final in 18 months Tuesday after he demolished giant-killer Mischa Zverev to set up an Australian Open semi-final with Stan Wawrinka.

Finance minister must dispel myth that fiscus can’t afford free higher education: students

Finance minister Pravin Gordhan must dispel the myth that the fiscus cannot afford free higher education for all when he makes his presentation to the fees commission early next month week‚ students have said.

Reserve Bank leaves repo rate unchanged at 7%

The Reserve Bank held interest rates steady‚ as widely expected‚ on Tuesday‚ at the monetary policy committee’s first meeting of the year.

Taking money from Rhodes is reparations payment - UCT activist heads to Oxford University

The paradox of being a #RhodesMustFall activist and a Rhodes scholar-elect is not lost on Mbalenhle Matandela‚ but she believes being in this unique position can help her do good.

We are sorry Comrade Gordhan‚ says eThekwini ANCYL

The eThekwini ANC Youth League has received a tongue-lashing for speaking out of turn about ANC treasurer-general Zweli Mkhize and finance minister Pravin Gordhan.

Politician awards to ‘inspire lazy MPs’ - but EFF wants no part of it

The South African Politician Awards must be an inspiration for “lazy MPs”.

Mabala Noise 'hoping to meet with Jub Jub' over possible record deal

Entertainment company and record label Mabala Noise are hoping to meet with rapper Molemo 'Jub Jub' Maarohanye to discuss a possible record deal, after the rapper apparently requested a meeting with them, TshisaLIVE has learnt.

ANC acknowledges it owes 'War Room' PR expert R900‚000

Public relations expert Sihle Bolani undertook to volunteer her services and be part of the African National Congress (ANC) election campaign last year.

People must blame God, says Pastor Mboro on anti-gay preacher scandal

Television preacher Paseka "Mboro" Motsoeneng has leapt to the defence of a minister who criticised homosexuals during a service in Soweto at the weekend.

Generations' Vuyo Dabula to face Muvhango's Gabriel Temudzani in the boxing ring

Two of Mzansi's biggest soapie stars Vuyo Dabula and Muvhango's Gabriel Temudzani will go head-to-head in the boxing ring this Friday for an exhibition match hosted by Boxing South Africa.

‘They mustn’t even think about it, it's a bad idea’ – Motlanthe doesn’t want ANC top spot

Former ANC deputy president Kgalema Motlanthe is not keen on contesting the ANC’s election at the end of the year.
Lamb patties with hummus & tzatziki in mini pita breads

Lamb patties with hummus & tzatziki in mini pita breads

Delicious as a light dinner, this dish also goes down well as a canape at parties
Actor Ryan Gosling arrives on the red carpet for the film 'La La Land' during the Toronto International Film Festival in Toronto, Canada, on September 12, 2016.

And the 2017 Oscar nominees are...

Here are the nominees in key categories for the 89th Academy Awards, to be handed out on February 26 in Hollywood:

Versatile 'Daryn of all trades' to quit the Dolphins at the end of the season

Dolphins batsman‚ wicketkeeper and spin bowler Daryn Smit has announced that he will retire at the end of the season to return to English county club Ramsbottom in the Lancashire league later in the year.

Wanted: new tourist attractions not in Cape Town

The Western Cape government wants new tourist attractions away from the Mother City as popular spots are reaching “absolute capacity”.

Fake news scammers target City of Tshwane and EFF

A deliberate attempt to stir up trouble has forced both the City of Tshwane and the Economic Freedom Fighters to publicly distance themselves from fake statements of a threatened clampdown in Mamelodi and a purported call to shun some Johannesburg residents.

Newlands set for series decider and AB de Villiers' return

Wednesday’s third T20 between South Africa and Sri Lanka at Newlands is the series decider and Cape Town’s first chance to see some of the most exciting young talent in the country in green and gold.

Julius Malema asks South Africa to pray for gospel singer Lundi

The Economic Freedom Fighters and party leader Julius Malema on Tuesday launched a campaign on Twitter to start a national prayer circle for ailing gospel star Lundi Tyamara.

Afcon holders Ivory Coast could be next casualty

Africa Cup of Nations holders Ivory Coast could be the next major casualty at this year's tournament unless they can get the better of Morocco and their former coach Herve Renard in their last Group C match at Oyem on Tuesday.

EFF wins case to have acting municipal manager removed

The EFF in Limpopo won a High Court battle to have the acting municipal manager for the Mogalakwena local Municipality removed on Tuesday morning.

How the Basotho blanket became the brand identity of a nation

Basotho blankets are unique. They are a cultural symbol, the brand identity of a nation, but always a practical and useful garment. They are beautiful but are meant to be worn, not displayed.

Jol for 24-hours straight at the Littlegig creative festival in Stellenbosch

Georgia Black is the brains behind Littlegig, a 24-hour festival featuring local and international music, food, wine and design. She tells us more about what to expect from this year's event

Parents must read to their children to improve literacy: Zuma

President Jacob Zuma has urged parents to monitor the time their children spend on television and encourage them to read.

Family of boy left paralysed after alleged assault by principal to sue education department

The family of a 14-year-old boy who was left paralysed after he was allegedly assaulted by his school principal in Middleburg‚ Mpumalanga‚ says it plans to sue the department of education.

13-year-old 'stabbed friend to death after argument during game'

A boy of just 13 has been charged with murdering a friend in Cape Town.

How SA donkey skins make it into Chinese menopause products

Forget rhino horns‚ elephant tusks and pangolin scales - experts are now warning rural donkey owners to keep a watchful eye over their animals as the demand for donkey skins is feeding an overseas market.

#FeesMustFall activist Bongikosi Khanyile to petition Concourt for bail

The longest-held #FeesMustFall student in detention‚ Bonginkosi Khanyile‚ will be petitioning the highest court in the land to grant him bail.