• National Arts Festival, Grahamstown

    Arts festival celebrates turning 40

    Proving that life begins at 40, this year's National Arts Festival's bold yet intimate line-up features artists from more than 26 countries in more than 550 performances. The festival will be held at the beginning of July in Grahamstown in the Eastern Cape.

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    Read your way through 20 years of democracy

    South Africa's story since the first democratic elections in 1994 is a remarkable one - and there's no better way to understand it than through our nation's rich literature. Here are highlights of a list of notable South African books from the past 20 years, put together by the books team at the Sunday Times.

  • Presley Chweneyagae in 'iNumber Number'

    iNumber Number set to rock SA cinemas

    Presley Chweneyagae of Tsotsi fame returns to the South African big screen on Thursday when crime thriller iNumber Number, the fourth film by award-winning director Donovan Marsh, opens in cinemas nationwide.

  • Black rhino, Limpopo province

    SA, Mozambique to fight wildlife crime

    Anti-poaching measures will be beefed up following the signing of a memorandum of understanding between South Africa and Mozambique. It is hoped that this will help protect the rhino and other endangered species in the Great Limpopo Transfrontier Park.

  • Mandisa Williams

    100 days to Women's Rugby World Cup

    The Springbok Women will face Australia in their opening pool match of the 2014 IRB Women's Rugby World Cup in Marcoussis in France in 100 days time. Despite being handed a tough draw in Pool C, captain Mandisa Williams says she's confident the team's hard work will pay off.

  • Wheelchair basketball

    SA coach aims to grow wheelchair basketball in Africa

    National men's wheelchair basketball coach Franck Belen hosted a technical coaching course over the Easter weekend at Mandeville, near Johannesburg, to help grow the game in South Africa. The course was part of a four-year plan to develop and empower coaches on the African continent.

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Bridgestone keeps PinkDrive on the road with R1m donation

Bridgestone has given breast cancer charity PinkDrive its biggest ever once-off donation of R1-million, with the money being raised from motorists who purchased sets of pink valve caps at the tyre manufacturers outlets.

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