Family trapped in car by snow

A family of three were trapped in their car due to heavy snowfalls near the town of Kokstad in KwZulu-Natal on Monday.

Watch: Wild dogs, a croc, hippos, an eagle - everything wants a piece of this Impala

An Impala had the worst luck imaginable after it ended up being chased into a dam by wild dogs - only to meet a bunch of angry hippos‚ a hungry crocodile and a fish eagle.

Why Sibusiso Vilakazi chose to join Sundowns

Mamelodi Sundowns' new marquee signing‚ Sibusiso Vilakazi‚ made the move from Milpark to Chloorkop to win titles and “to take care of my family”.

Maimane lashes out at ANC veterans for ‘double standards’

Democratic Alliance leader Mmusi Maimane says he supports former president Thabo Mbeki's decision not to campaign for the ANC.

Opinion: Zuma and the ANC on the divine right to rule

The ANC in general, and President Jacob Zuma in particular, has once again suggested the party boasts a divine mandate to govern.

Fransman cannot resume duties until he appears before disciplinary committee: Mantashe

ANC secretary general Gwede Mantashe has reiterated that as suspended ANC Western Cape chairman Marius Fransman must still appear before a disciplinary committee he cannot return to work.

Fitness model Susanne Keil shot dead by robbers

Johannesburg fitness model Susanne Keil was killed by robbers at her home in Kyalami on Sunday night‚ according to a close friend.

Two men arrested for luring girls into their homes, raping them

Nearly four decades separated them by age but they shared a despicable trait – luring young girls into a trap.

Germany warns of anti-migrant backlash after week of bloodshed

Germany warned Monday of a potential backlash against migrants after a Syrian asylum seeker blew himself up outside a music festival, capping a week of attacks that has shaken the country.

It’s Pokemon ‘No’ on election day – IEC outlaws virtual hunting

As election fever hits South Africa‚ one burning question had to be answered – will the Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) allow people to hunt pokemon at voting stations?

Mashamaite scores first goal of the season in Sweden

Tefu Mashamaite scored his first goal of the season on his comeback to the Hacken side as they defeated Helsingborg 2-0 on Sunday.

'I wasn't fired. I left Speak Out,' says Dingaan Mokebe ka Khumalo

TV personality Dingaan Mokebe ka Khumalo has poured cold water over speculations that he was fired from SABC 2's Speak Out, claiming that he voluntarily left the consumer rights show, due to ''behind-the-scenes politics.''

R87 million Powerball winner still keeping a low profile

The winner of the weekend’s R87-million Powerball jackpot has not claimed their winnings yet.

SABC to look into complaints over Khanyi, Somizi and Ntombi's show

The under-fire SABC has assured Metro FM listeners that their complaints about the new mid-morning show, Whose Show Is It Anyway, will be evaluated.

Former apartheid cops accused of MK cadre's murder want SAPS to foot legal bills

The trial of four apartheid-era policemen accused of murdering uMkhonto weSizwe (MK) cadre Nokuthula Simelane 33 years ago has been postponed.

What business wants out of local government elections

The SA Chamber of Commerce and Industry (Sacci) has outlined key issues which it believes must be addressed by local governments after the August 3 elections.

Muvhango dismisses claims of cast members being on strike

SABC 2's Muvhango has dismissed reports asserting that some of the senior cast members of the soapie have been on a strike for the past three months, after it was alleged that they're unhappy with the show.

Maimane urges South Africans to honour Mandela’s dream

Democratic Alliance leader Mmusi Maimane says South Africans should honour former president Nelson Mandela's dream of a non-racial country by voting for the DA in the upcoming local government elections.

Baby delivered on freeway

A baby girl was born on the M7 freeway before St John's Bridge in Durban early on Monday.

Watch: Snow grips and disrupts South Africa

Heavy snowfalls blanketed parts of the country as temperatures dipped to below zero.

SA on brink of reaching COSAFA Under-17 Championships semifinals

South Africa moved to the brink of the semifinals of the COSAFA Under-17 Championships on Monday after a 4-0 thrashing of Namibia in their second Group A clash in Port Louis.

Snaps! Meet some more of Tbo Touch's famous friends

From hanging out with DJ Khaled to cracking jokes with Katt Williams, is there still any doubt that Tbo Touch is Mr Hollywood?

Terror twins’ case postponed after docket dispute

Newclare twins Brandon-Lee and Tony-Lee Thulsie‚ arrested for their alleged involvement in a suspected terror plot‚ will spend at least one more night behind bars.

Tigers kill one, injure one in China wildlife park

Tigers at a wildlife park in Beijing killed one woman and injured another after the pair left their vehicle following an argument, Chinese media reported Sunday.

Criselda Dudumashe chooses radio over politics

Popular Metro FM presenter Criselda Dudumashe has turned down the opportunity to serve in politics, in order to continue with her radio career.

Obstacles removed from SA's path to 2017 African Under-20 Championships

South Africa now know their opponents at the 2017 African Under-20 Championships after the weekend’s final round of qualifiers … and there are some big names missing.

Injured passengers screamed after bus roof ‘peeled off’ in crash

People were screaming and the road strewn with broken glass when emergency services arrived at the scene of a collision between two buses in Durban.

China says sensitive issues could damage ties with US military

Failure to properly handle sensitive issues between the US and China could "very likely disturb and undermine" their military-to-military relations, a top Chinese official told US National Security Advisor Susan Rice Monday.

My parents' sickness is pushing me through, says Chad le Clos

In a matter of weeks Olympic gold medalist Chad le Clos will go head-to-head with his all-time rival Michael Phelps where they will both battle it out in the pool for an Olympics 2016 gold medal.

Lawyer's docket request in terror twins case annoys magistrate

The magistrate expected to preside over the bail application of Newclare twins Brandon-Lee Thulsie and Tony-Lee Thulsie‚ arrested for their alleged involvement in a suspected terror plot‚ appears to be running out of patience.
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Pearl Thusi's camp denies she 'bought her own engagement ring'

Representatives for Pearl Thusi have laughed off suggestions that the star bought her own "engagement ring" to garner publicity for herself and her brands.