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From festivals in Florida to touring Dracula’s digs in Romania, we round up the best destinations to visit this October. As summer abandons Europe again this October, eke out the last of the rays and raves in Ibiza, where nightclubs will be going out with a bang for the winter break. When the party finally stops head to the island’s north.

Carte Blanche uncovers truth behind PurrPaws abuse allegations

In January, a well-known animal shelter in the Free State burnt down, killing about 30 animals. Members of the public joined in...

South Africa faces growing heroin epidemic

New research finds that South Africa is currently facing a growing drug epidemic, with heroin quietly taking over small towns, big cities...

Baby killed and mother in ICU after terrible accident

After a light motor vehicle and a bakkie collided on the R54 in Three Rivers in Vereeniging, a one year old baby girl died...

Top 10 Sedibeng West District 8 schools

The matric class of 2018 achieved a pass rate of 78.2%. The top-performing province is Gauteng with 87.9% followed by the Free...

Carte Blanche investigates PurrPaws animal shelter

A well-known animal shelter in the Free State burns down, killing a number of animals. Carte Blanche investigates allegations that countless animals...

2019 brings a longer December school holiday

South Africa's government schools close very early for the year on Wednesday 4 December 2019. All the school...

Shanei Norris – Still no memory of her baby girl

The 23 year old mother who's one year old baby girl died in a car accident on 23 March, still has no idea that...

Teacher arrested for the the kidnapping of Amy Leigh

One of the three people arrested for the kidnapping of six-year-old Amy'Leigh de Jager is a teacher at her school, Laerskool Kollegepark, in Vanderbijlpark....

Driehoek tragedy: Schools show their support

Photo's posted by schools on Facebook to show their support after the tragic incident at Hoërskool Driehoek in Vanderbijlpark.

Checkers Little Garden is here – can you imagine what will grow

Customers who loved collecting Little Shop mini products are in for a surprise as Checkers launches a brand new collectable campaign consisting of environmentally-friendly...

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Amy’Leigh de Jager: Four sentenced to jail for kidnapping

The four kidnappers of six-year-old Amy’Leigh de Jager from Vanderbijlpark were sentenced to lengthy jail terms. Tharina Human is...

No exams for grade 10 & 11 – only tests

The department of basic education has decided to not have this year's final exams for grade 10 and 11 pupils and replaced...
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Petrol price drop expected for October

Petrol and diesel prices are expected to drop significantly in October 2020. The Central Energy Fund reports an...