• ICC Mace

    Proteas honoured as world's best

    South Africa's cricket team has finished the year as the number one test team in the world, being awarded the prestigious Reliance ICC Test Championship mace on Tuesday. It is the second time since the ranking system was introduced in 2003 that the Proteas have finished at the top of the table.

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    Smash hit War Horse gallops home to SA

    With every puppet in the award-winning stage production War Horse designed and handcrafted in Cape Town by the Handspring Puppet Company, it is only fitting that the production returns to the country to be enjoyed by South African audiences, says producer Chris Harper.

  • Nelson Mandela Bridge

    Joburg to get 1 000 wi-fi hotspots

    The City of Johannesburg plans to give residents access to its R1-billion broadband network when it installs 1 000 wi-fi hotspots throughout the city, mayor Parks Tau said in his state of the city address on Monday.

  • South African feel-good film Felix

    More awards for South Africa's Felix

    South African feel-good movie Felix has added to its long list of accolades by winning three more awards at international film festivals in March and April, bringing to 13 the number of awards the film has scooped so far.

  • It is not easy to own a gun in South Africa

    It is not easy to own a gun in South Africa

    Protection of the right to life and bodily integrity is at the heart of South Africa's Firearms Control Act. This means that getting a licence to own a gun in the country is an arduous process - though one that people like Oscar Pistorius seem more than willing to go through.

  • Natalie Grandin

    'Favourable' Fed Cup draw for South Africa

    The South African Fed Cup team is well prepared for the tough Euro Africa Group 2 tournament in Lithuania, Earl Grainger, the team's captain said. South Africa will face Bosnia and Herzegovina in their first match on Wednesday. Other teams in Pool B are Georgia and Egypt.

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