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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.

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Matric maths paper 2 leaked

The department of basic education stated that mathematics paper two was leaked, just hours before it was written.  “Initial...

Miss South Africa 2020: Shudufhadzo Musida

24-year-old Shudufhadzo Musida from Limpopo has been crowned Miss South Africa 2020 at the pageant finale held in Cape Town.
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SABC: Netflix users should pay TV licence fees

The SABC is proposing new changes to the South African TV licence system. It should also cover streaming services like Netflix.

Where did all the Marmite go?

Marmite-lovers have taken to social media expressing their concern after noticing a big shortage in stores. The popular...

Potato prices shockingly high

There's been a massive increase in potato prices in the last couple of months. Consumers are expected to pay 140% more for...
Amy’Leigh de Jager

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...
petrol price drop

Petrol price drop expected for October

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

Eskom: load shedding continues

Eskom will implement stage 1 and 2 load shedding on Monday and Tuesday. Load shedding was reduced to stage...

Heartwarming story: Kittens rescued at River Square

Meet River & Square - two adorable male kittens rescued from being trapped between River Square Shopping Centre's walls.

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Miss SA entries are now open

The Miss SA organisation is searching for the next woman to represent the country on the global stage and become one of...
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SADTU wants teachers vaccinated as soon as possible

The South African Democratic Teachers Union is urging all its eligible members to get vaccinated as soon as possible.
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Port Elizabeth is now known as Gqeberha

The decision to rename Port Elizabeth has been approved as announced by Arts and Culture minister Nathi Mthetwa. The...