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Our addiction to plastic has serious consequences.
U.S. President Donald Trump smiles while hosting a working lunch with African leaders during the U.N. General Assembly in New York, U.S., September 20, 2017. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque
Tom Morgan strapped himself to a camping chair for the flight in something reminiscent of the famous animated movie ‘Up’.
A visitor walks among the concrete blocks in the Memorial to the Murdered Jews of Europe in Berlin on Jan. 26, 2017.
He also praised Africa's non-existent nation of Nambia.
The United States is once again grappling with what to do about public symbols of the Confederacy as they become rallying points for white supremacists. The debate intensified this month after a woman...
<strong>Why texting and walking can land you in deep water<br /></strong>
It's exactly two years since he was attacked by a shark at the same event.
This post contains graphic content There's nothing more annoying than when someone walks straight at you with their head down looking at their phone - not looking where they are going. And as this vid...
There is a responsibility that comes with travel; to be respectful, to be empathetic, and to be humble.
Health Minister Aaron Motsoaledi during a media briefing by the Health Ombudsman to announce the final report on the Life Esidimeni psychiatric patients (Photo by Gallo Images / Sandile Ndlovu)
An Airbnb host in Amsterdam accused of pushing a guest down a flight of stairs for missing her checkout time faces attempted murder charges. Video of the confrontation went viral after the guest's fri...
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International and local healthcare experts, from Discovery Health CEO Jonathan Broomberg to the president of the World Federation of Mental Health, Prof Gabriel Ivbijaro shared interesting insights on...
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A 63-year-old man passed away in Concordia on Saturday afternoon, bringing the total fire-related deaths in the Eden district to six people. News24 previously reported that a family of three passed aw...
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The Women's Legal Centre on Friday voiced its disappointment at the long awaited South African Law Reform Commission which has recommended that sex work should be fully criminalised. WLC's spokesperso...
Pick on someone your own size.
The failure to ensure disused mineshafts are sealed has cost poor artisanal workers their lives, says the Congress of South African Trade Unions, in reference to the current death toll over 40 zama za...
There is very little recorded history on Yasuke, the young African man believed to be Japan's first black samurai, but his story may soon be told on the silver screen. Lionsgate has asked screenwriter...
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Some news still passes us by.
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A new vaccine being tested in South Africa could be the "nail in the coffin" of HIV as it helps to protect people against contracting the disease. The disease, which attacks the autoimmune system,...
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Australian cricket is definitely not looking up.
This is the OTHER Big Five you need to pursue.
The genre-busting Melbourne artist is part of a new breed.
Pretoria: The Wallabies have once again come up empty-handed in South Africa after they left too many points out on the park in an 18-10 loss to the Springboks on Saturday (Sunday AEST). All 18 of Sou...
From the food and wine, to the history.
I’ve never had the overwhelming desire to throw the everyday life towel into the trash and rack off for a year to 'find myself'. While my schoolmates were hiking Machu Picchu, I was climbing the professional ladder. That was until South Africa.
Odessa Swarts was a standout athlete in her prime, but apartheid in her home country of South Africa kept her from competing on track and field's biggest stage. Thanks to her son, she is finally getti...
The election has reshaped the country’s political landscape.
A new surfing program is helping some of Cape Town's poorest youngsters.
Photographer Johnny Miller's "Unequal Scenes" shows wealth discrepancy from above.
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Our Street Style Around The World series looks at the broad expanse of different looks from all corners of the globe. We're aiming to celebrate all different kinds of beauty and style. We're just goi...
The still out of control Fort McMurray fire is now estimated to cover almost 58-hundred square kilometres.
CAPE TOWN, South Africa — As I sit in traffic during Cape Town’s busy rush hour, it’s difficult to imagine that running beneath this city of approximately 3.75 million are hundreds of kilometers of un...
If you want to go somewhere truly unique, follow the pros. Harper's Bazaar asked the travel field's top experts -- hoteliers, senior editors and TV show hosts -- where they'd go if they had one shot...