Indonesia bans sex outside marriage – and tourists face up to a year in jail under new laws

The criminal code’s revisions also make pre-marital sex and adultery punishable by up to one year in jail, and set a…

Alleged July unrest instigator Ngizwe Mchunu pleads not guilty to charges

Mchunu was charged with incitement of violence and two counts of contravention of the Disaster Management Act. …

China’s COVID measures taking mental toll on SA citizens living & working there

The world’s most populous nation has one of the strictest COVID-19 control measures globally….

Sibanye-Stillwater: Some of govt’s transformation policies turning investors off

The multi-national company said that the controversial BEE policy and threats of land expropriation without compensation continued to push investors out the door….

Dirco says it only offers distressed citizens abroad non-financial consular help

Some South Africans living in China have detailed tales of increasing mental health challenges and income losses as a result of China’s efforts…

Who Left Strictly Come Dancing? Who Was Eliminated In Week 11?

Who Left Strictly Come Dancing: Strictly come dancing show 2022 was released on 18 September 2022 and Karen Smith is the developer…

Hong Kong battles to stem brain drain following China’s crackdown and Covid restrictions

Once dubbed a ‘shining city on the harbour’, Hong Kong has seen a mass exodus amid strict Covid rules and a…

Robben Island a refuge for lepers, history reveals

Parallels between stigma and isolation during the COVID-19 pandemic were under the spotlight during the 5th annual Robben Island Memorial Lecture in Cape…

As Covid rules ease across China photos show people enjoying shopping trips and ice skating

Malls, restaurants and public transport reopen in many areas after days of protests…

Diverse cultures come together for Mpumalanga Cultural Experience Festival

Social cohesion and nation-building were on top of the list as the Department of Culture, Sport and Recreation hosted its annual week-long Mpumalanga…

Soweto Fashion Week shuts down the Soweto Theatre with sold-out showcase

The fashion extravaganza marked its return with a sold-out theatre as fashion lovers and the people of Soweto returned to enjoy the trans-seasonal…

Garden Route expects bumper festive season

The Garden Route in the Western Cape is expecting a bumper festive season with 96% of accommodation facilities already fully booked.
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Matric Rage festivals get underway in Plettenberg Bay and Ballito

Scores of teens are expected to descend on the Western Cape’s Plettenberg Bay, and Ballito in KZN – as Matric Rage festivals get…

China Grand Prix cancelled for fourth successive year due to COVID

The last time the race was staged in Shanghai was in 2019….

Fury sees Chisora trilogy as catalyst for Muhammad Ali-style world tour

For Fury, it is a matter of making up for lost time, following a mental health breakdown and the impact of Covid-19….

Eastern Cape tourism sector continues to attract eco and heritage tourists

The Eastern Cape tourism sector continues to attract both international and local tourists who are exploring eco and heritage tourism.
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Chinese authorities end Covid lockdowns in some cities after wave of protests

Restrictions have eased in several major cities as Covid control chief says China has reached a ‘new situation’…

SA consumers are the third most anxious in the world: Survey

South African consumers are the third most anxious in the world. That’s according to a new Deloitte survey. The global consumer…

Is Keith Raniere In Jail? NXIVM Vanguard Keith Raniere Sentenced To 120 Years In Prison

Is Keith Raniere In Jail: Keith Raniere is an American criminal found guilty of racketeering behavior that included fraud, sex crimes,…

Riverlea residents in Johannesburg fearful as gang violence surges

Residents of Riverlea in Johannesburg say they risk constantly being in the line of fire as gang violence surges.
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