DA opposes bid to centralise metro police

DA opposes bid to centralise metro police

DA leader John Steenhuisen.By Siyabonga Mkhwanazi 12h ago Cape Town – The official opposition has warned that it will fight all attempts by the government to centralise metro police and municipal law enforcement. DA leader John Steenhuisen said on Saturday they want to create a crime-free environment and protect communities. However, they will not allow…
Airport closed as La Palma volcano eruption intensifies

Airport closed as La Palma volcano eruption intensifies

Lava and smoke rise from an erupting volcano in the Cumbre Vieja national park at Tazacorte, on the Canary Island of La Palma, Spain. Picture: Reuters/Marco TrujilloBy Reuters 13h ago La Palma - Volcanic explosions spewed red hot lava high into the air on La Palma on Saturday as a new emission vent opened, forcing…
Ivermectin advocates push online for using unproven covid drug

Ivermectin advocates push online for using unproven covid drug

By Fiona Rutherford, Daniel Zuidijk, Naomi Nix When Catherine Moring, president of Mississippi's Public Health Association, tested positive for Covid-19, she turned to ivermectin to keep her safe. Federal health officials warn that improper dosing of ivermectin, often used for worms in domestic animals, can cause nausea, dizziness, seizures, coma and even death. Moring, however,…
EFF rejects reinstatement of Afrikaans at Unisa

EFF rejects reinstatement of Afrikaans at Unisa

EFF Commander-In-Chief Julius Malema alongside commissar Mpho Ramakatsa and commissar Floyd Shivambu addressed members of the media. Picture: Motshwari MofokengBy Jehran Naidoo 15h ago Durban – The EFF has rejected the Constitutional Court’s decision to reinstate the Afrikaans language as a learning and teaching medium at Unisa. The EFF said the court ignored the linkage…
Brad Paisley’s Wife, Kimberly Williams-Paisley: Everything To Know

Brad Paisley’s Wife, Kimberly Williams-Paisley: Everything To Know

Brad Paisley has been married to Kimberly Williams-Paisley since 2003. Find out more about her here. Brad Paisley, 48, is known as one of the most talented country singers in the music industry but he’s also had one of the most successful celebrity marriages over the past 18 years. The doting husband married his wife…
Sailing as at least the illusion of escape

Sailing as at least the illusion of escape

Hagen Engler Buying a boat and braving the seas sounds like a pleasant escape from the realities of South Africa, but for now the Joburg summer is keeping Hagen Engler right here. Sailors participate in the annual long-distance dhow sailing race, known as al-Gaffal, near Sir Abu Nuair island towards Dubai, on June 4, 2021.…
Sharks outplayed by Munster in one-sided battle

Sharks outplayed by Munster in one-sided battle

The Sharks struggled to get their United Rugby Championship campaign off the ground on Saturday, falling in a convincing 42-17 defeat to Munster in their first match of the competition in Limerick, Ireland. Fullback Curwin Bosch had a chance to put the Sharks on the board in the opening few minutes, but his penalty attempt…