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Microsoft’s Work Reworked research provides insight into how companies can best support and empower workers as remote and hybrid working becomes the ‘new normal.’
Author: Riyaz Patel
Posted: November 24, 2020, 12:00 am
This forecast is designed to be a quick overview of what lies in store.
Author: South African Weather Service
Posted: November 23, 2020, 11:00 pm
Wondering what the day has in store for your star sign? Here's a quick glance at horoscopes and more for today - completely free!
Author: TSA Daily Horoscope
Posted: November 23, 2020, 11:00 pm
Anele Ngcongca gets added to an alarmingly increasing list of PSL footballers who passed on in motor vehicle accidents. Full list below
Author: Zaahid Nanabhay
Posted: November 23, 2020, 10:32 pm
The people have spoken: Xiao Qi Ji or 'Little Miracle' was one of four Mandarin Chinese names put up for public online vote.
Author: AFP
Posted: November 23, 2020, 7:12 pm
'Eat your fondue with a fishing rod', reads one suggestion for maintaining physical distancing.
Author: AFP
Posted: November 23, 2020, 6:21 pm
Don't get left behind, catch up on Uzalo now!
Author: SA TV and Soapies
Posted: November 23, 2020, 6:15 pm
Bheki Cele is an angry man on Monday evening: The Minister remains outraged by threats Julius Malema made towards police officers during a weekend rally.
Author: Tom Head
Posted: November 23, 2020, 6:02 pm
If you missed the latest drama, you can watch the latest episode of Generations: The Legacy right here.
Author: SA TV and Soapies
Posted: November 23, 2020, 5:45 pm
One of the most well-known elements of a gin is its botanical qualities. These flavours truly maintain the mystery that is gin.
Author: Alexander Brand
Posted: November 23, 2020, 5:32 pm
Today’s DAILY LOTTO jackpot is estimated at R330,000! The Daily Lotto is a lottery game that guarantees a jackpot for every draw.
Author: Lotto Results
Posted: November 23, 2020, 5:00 pm
The British & Irish Lions’ tour to SA next year will be extra special for one member of the Springboks’ 2019 RWC-winning squad.
Author: Garrin Lambley
Posted: November 23, 2020, 5:00 pm
What goes into the production of a respectable distilled gin?
Author: Alexander Brand
Posted: November 23, 2020, 4:19 pm
We love South Africa, but it's got to fix-up. Gallup's latest poll, conducted in 144 nations, puts us down as one of the most dangerous countries on Earth.
Author: Tom Head
Posted: November 23, 2020, 4:19 pm
Out-of-favour Proteas opener Aiden Markram returned to form with a rapid ton for the Titans in the first day of Round 3 of the CSA 4-Day Series.
Author: Siviwe Breakfast
Posted: November 23, 2020, 4:18 pm
Couldn't you catch the latest episode of Skeem Saam? Don't worry, we've got you covered.
Author: SA TV and Soapies
Posted: November 23, 2020, 4:15 pm
Kagiso Rabada says the Proteas are training in two groups to minimise the risk of further Covid-19 infections ahead of their England series.
Author: AFP
Posted: November 23, 2020, 4:00 pm
Missed the latest episode? You can watch it right here!
Author: SA TV and Soapies
Posted: November 23, 2020, 3:45 pm
Shepherd Bushiri is running out of places to hide, and the charges are mounting up against the fugitive pastor: Arrest warrants for rape have now been issued.
Author: Tom Head
Posted: November 23, 2020, 3:28 pm
South Africa has the second-highest number of registered gin companies in the world next to the UK.
Author: Simon von Witt
Posted: November 23, 2020, 3:23 pm
A feud between warring taxi associations is believed to be behind the shooting incident that eft seven injured in Cape Town on Monday.
Author: Dan Meyer
Posted: November 23, 2020, 3:16 pm
The recent performances put on by Percy Tau for Bafana and Anderlecht have drawn attention from his mother club, Brighton and Hove Albion.
Author: Siviwe Breakfast
Posted: November 23, 2020, 3:15 pm
The DA has called for an investigation into a report executives at Swimming South Africa failed to report allegations of sexual abuse of minors to the SAPS.
Author: Garrin Lambley
Posted: November 23, 2020, 3:00 pm
Defending women's champion Jenna Ward has cleared her diary in a bid to defend her N3TC Drak Challenge title.
Author: Garrin Lambley
Posted: November 23, 2020, 2:46 pm
Cyril Ramaphosa may have just chalked one of his nine lives off here, after comparing the ANC and its many errors to particularly fortunate cats...
Author: Tom Head
Posted: November 23, 2020, 2:36 pm
The anthology includes 15 stories set in the Western Cape and Japan.
Author: Alexander Brand
Posted: November 23, 2020, 2:23 pm
Kagiso Rabada is one of many exciting fast bowlers that will be on show when South Africa take on England in the coming days.
Author: Siviwe Breakfast
Posted: November 23, 2020, 2:18 pm
Bafana Bafana have joined the chorus of well-wishers following the tragic death of former SA defender Anele Ngcongca.
Author: Garrin Lambley
Posted: November 23, 2020, 2:17 pm
With more than 21 million units sold, the VW Beetle was considered the best-selling car in the world in the 20th century.
Author: Riyaz Patel
Posted: November 23, 2020, 2:11 pm
Mamelodi Sundowns have paid tribute to former right-back Anele Ngcongca who tragically died in a car crash on Monday morning.
Author: Garrin Lambley
Posted: November 23, 2020, 2:04 pm
Amos Khumalo is believed to have targeted two girls, aged 13 and 11, after taking the pair to a liquor store and raping them in a hotel room.
Author: Tom Head
Posted: November 23, 2020, 1:41 pm
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Author: Nikita Cloete
Posted: November 23, 2020, 1:31 pm
If you are a VW fan, the T-Roc is your new road trip vehicle of destiny.
Author: Lance Branquinho
Posted: November 23, 2020, 1:22 pm
A 70-year-old man was tied up and beaten in his home on a farm in Mpumalanga on Sunday, and police are now hunting four suspects.
Author: Dan Meyer
Posted: November 23, 2020, 1:13 pm
Catch the big-screen experience from the comfort of your car from this Friday at the V&A Waterfront's new drive-in.
Author: Tess Vengadajellum
Posted: November 23, 2020, 12:53 pm
FIFA has banned African football boss Ahmad Ahmad for five years after he was found to have breached the federation's Code of Ethics.
Author: AFP
Posted: November 23, 2020, 12:46 pm
There have been conflicting headlines regarding the efficacy of the new Oxford Vaccine - but here's why the optimistic forecast is also the correct one.
Author: Tom Head
Posted: November 23, 2020, 12:44 pm
The Table Mountain Aerial Cableway is offering a dizzying Black Friday special this week.
Author: Lorne Philpot
Posted: November 23, 2020, 12:41 pm
Along with the shock news that Mshoza's ex-boyfriend Anele Ngcongca died in a car crash this morning, the music icon, 37, joins the list of South African stage greats who all died too soon.
Author: Alicia Naidoo
Posted: November 23, 2020, 12:16 pm
A hail of bullets has left several people injured near Cape Town Train Station - and SAPS have managed to arrest the suspect behind this shooting.
Author: Tom Head
Posted: November 23, 2020, 11:57 am
The police union is unhappy with utterances made by EFF leader Julius Malema
Author: Thabo Baloyi
Posted: November 23, 2020, 11:51 am
Rescue workers usually get their training vehicles from scrap yards. And in terms of steel strength and overall durability, there is a vast difference between modern cars and those built 15 to 20 years ago.
Author: Riyaz Patel
Posted: November 23, 2020, 11:37 am
After the maths paper 2 exam was leaked before it was due to be written, the education department have yet to identify the culpable source.
Author: Dan Meyer
Posted: November 23, 2020, 11:30 am
Mamelodi Sundowns joined in the chorus of tributes pouring in for one of their former players Anele Ngcongca, who died on Monday.
Author: Siviwe Breakfast
Posted: November 23, 2020, 11:25 am
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Author: Brandon Johnson
Posted: November 23, 2020, 11:13 am
The 16 Days of Activism campaign, shines a spotlight on the scourge of gender-based violence as well as the abuse of children
Author: Thabo Baloyi
Posted: November 23, 2020, 11:09 am
The wreckage is beyond devastating: A fatal car crash claimed the life of Anele Ngcongca on Monday - and the driver is fighting for her life.
Author: Tom Head
Posted: November 23, 2020, 10:55 am
Another round of PSL fixtures kicks off on Tuesday, with a Soweto Derby headlining the midweek action.
Author: Siviwe Breakfast
Posted: November 23, 2020, 10:23 am
Prince Lethukuthula Zulu, who was next in line for the throne, died at age 50, under unknown circumstances
Author: Thabo Baloyi
Posted: November 23, 2020, 10:13 am
Keanu Reeves's new film is a sure thing, but a happy ending is far from guaranteed.
Author: Farrial Isaacs
Posted: November 23, 2020, 9:59 am

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