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Guy Fawkes and Cape Town’s ‘fireworks ban’: What you need to know

The City of Cape Town released a statement in October 2019 declaring the banning of fireworks for festivities this year. Mayoral Committee Member for Safety and Security, JP Smith explained that Cape ...[Read More]

How to start investing when you think it’s too late

Most of the time, you’re measuring yourself against your peers, trying to figure out if you’re keeping up (launching a career, having kids, buying a house…) or falling behind wherever you’re supposed ...[Read More]

Takealot: Why the Springboks’ World Cup win cost them R4 million

YOKOHAMA, JAPAN - NOVEMBER 02: Makazole Mapimpi of South Africa breaks through to score his team's first try during the Rugby World Cup 2019 Final between England and South Africa at International Sta...[Read More]

David Attenborough: the making of a British icon – podcast

At a BBC editorial meeting in the 1980s, managers discussed how to approach the subject of David Attenborough’s retirement. How would they replace the presenter who had become synonymous with their na...[Read More]

EFF criticised for glum reaction to Springboks’ World Cup win

South Africa's head coach Rassie Erasmus (L) lifts the Webb Ellis Cup with South Africa's lock RG Snyman (C) and South Africa's full back Willie Le Roux as they celebrate winning the Japan 2019 Rugby ...[Read More]

Springboks: Will Cyril Ramaphosa make Monday a public holiday?

South Africa's flanker Siya Kolisi (C) lifts the Webb Ellis Cup as they celebrate winning the Japan 2019 Rugby World Cup final match between England and South Africa at the International Stadium Yokoh...[Read More]

South Africa: Latest sports news on Sunday, 3 November

Pitso Mosimane, coach of Mamelodi Sundowns during the Absa Premiership 2019/20 match between Mamelodi Sundowns and Kaizer Chiefs at Loftus Versfeld, Johannesburg, on 27 October 2019 ©Samuel Shivambu/B...[Read More]

Des Linden, First American Finisher, Takes a Big Swing at the 2019 NYC Marathon

The 2018 Boston Marathon champion took command in the early miles of the 26.2-mile race, with Kellyn Taylor hot on her heels.Desiree Linden feels liberated to take more chances in the final stages of ...[Read More]

Farm attacker shot dead during botched robbery of elderly couple

Authorities in Mpumalanga are hunting for three suspects involved in a brutal farm attack, which took place on Uitkyk Road in the early hours of Sunday morning. As police told Lowvelder, the victims h...[Read More]

T20 World Cup fixtures confirmed and lineup complete

The six teams joining the ten highest-ranked sides at the T20 World Cup of 2020 in Australia have been decided and the fixtures released. The T20 World Cup will be held in seven host cities across Aus...[Read More]

‘Springboks brought flair as well as muscle’ – Vermeulen

South Africa's scrum-half Faf de Klerk (2nd R) hugs South Africa's number 8 Duane Vermeulen (R) as they celebrate winning the Japan 2019 Rugby World Cup final match between England and South Africa at...[Read More]

Joyciline Jepkosgei Wins the 2019 New York City Marathon

On a nearly perfect day to run through the five boroughs, Joyciline Jepkosgei, 26, of Kenya, won the 2019 New York City Marathon in 2:22:38, a record time for a first attempt at the race. Mary Keitany...[Read More]