Snake training for city Landfill staff

Training in snake identification and first aid for snake bites has been offered to City of Cape Town staff working at landfill sites.

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Those flouting prison rules will be dealt with

Any person found guilty of flouting the rules for paralympian Oscar Pistorius at the Kgosi Mampuru prison in Pretoria will be dealt with, the department of corr... Read Story


Facebook 'newspaper' spells trouble for media

Facebook's move to fulfill its ambition to be the personal "newspaper" for its billion-plus members is likely to mean more woes for the ailing news media.

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Challenges growing for children

As we celebrate Universal Children's Day today, the reality is that South Africa's children face numerous challenges resulting from widespread ...

Birds of a feather

I've joined the Cape Bird Club's monthly birding walk at Rondevlei because I want to know more about the winged visitors who besiege my home w ...

Out in the picking fields

Summer is fast approaching and with the warm weather Cape Town has had lately, hours are going to be spent basking in the sun on the beach san ...