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Cape Town The Western Cape Cycad Society is offering a reward of R10 000 for any information leading to the arrest of anyone linked to the theft of critically endangered cycads.
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A decision to remove 12 councillors from the Oudtshoorn municipality was set aside by the Western Cape High Court on Wednesday.
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The land illegally invaded in Philippi last week is destined to become the site of a significant new job-creator and economic hub which is part of a huge industrial development proposal.
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THE party scene in South Africa is changing each year with bigger and better events to look forward to.
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When Dr Elizabeth Augustine and her husband, Florian, spoke of leaving their home in Derby in the UK to work in South Africa's public health system, their friends and family discouraged them.
Top former and current Cape Town police, backed by the police union Sapu, have denounced a recommendation by the Khayelitsha Commission of Inquiry that police members stationed in the crime-ridden township be trained to speak Xhosa.
Kine Dineo Mokwena-Kessi's experience is not necessarily the experience of every black person in Cape Town, says Faith Ndlela.
Earlier this month, the City of Cape Town announced that it has recommended the renaming of Table Bay Boulevard - the section of the N1 freeway closest to the city - in honor of former president FW de Klerk.
The Joburg Art Fair has whet many an appetite for art-as-destination. Here are a few more fairs to add to the travelling afficionado's itinerary.
The protest action of the EFF last Thursday has received mixed reaction from the ruling party, which can be summarised as mere reflections of a basic intellectual bankruptcy.
Sanral's lawyers were sure their court order allowed them to remove people and structures off land in Lwandle, Cape Town, an inquiry heard on Tuesday.
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FIRED UP: Floating Outfit Project presents In Case of Fire, Run for the Elevator by Boyzie Cekwana at the Live Art Festival.
Recognised as an official World Design Capital Cape Town project, the 14th annual Brightest Young Minds summit sponsored by Barclays Africa is playing host to 100 of Africa's most innovative 20 to 32 year olds in Johannesburg from 29 August till 2 September.
A play dealing with sexual harassment was withdrawn from the Cape Town Fringe festival on Monday after a group of artists complained about the inclusion of playwright Tsepo wa Mamatu who has previously been accused of sexual harassment.
Distell's second-half sales growth halved to about 2 percent by volume, compared with the first six months of the fiscal year, Richard Rushton, the managing director of South Africa's biggest wine and spirits producer, said by phone.
Updated: Wed Aug 27, 2014 02:45 pm
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