• timeslive.co.za

    OR Tambo airport assault victim dies

    Airport spokesperson Leigh Gunkel-Keuler said in a statement on Wednesday that the elderly man had sustained head injuries. The altercation took place on Sunday a week ago at 10.12am‚ apparently over a parking space in front of the airport terminal building. Punches were thrown‚ while airport security attempted to separate them. Last week‚ Uber SA confirmed that the man who was caught on CCTV camera beating the elderly man was one of their drivers. The driver's access to the app was immediately suspended. Police are investigating.

  • ewn.co.za

    Gigaba, Nene splash the cash on luxury travel for spouses, children

    PRETORIA - Despite calls by Treasury for ministers to watch their spending of public money, it has emerged that more than R7 million has been spent on luxury travel for their spouses and children. Among the biggest spenders were ministers Nhlanhla Nene and Malusi Gigaba. The details are contained in the answers to parliamentary questions that the Democratic Alliance submitted to 35 Cabinet ministers. When Cabinet ministers travel, taxpayers are coughing up millions to ensure that their spouses and children enjoy the same business class flights and are fed fine food. Nearly R2 million alone was spent on three ministers’ spouses for thirteen trips between 2014 and April this year. Nearly half a

  • Independent Online

    Heibo! Gauteng Weather comes for Khanyi Mbau

    It seems that the official Gauteng Weather Twitter account was in a shady mood when they dragged actress Khanyi Mbau during a heatwave announcement.  In a spicy tweet, the Gauteng Weather Twitter sent out a warning of the heatwave hitting the region saying that people with fair skin, compromised immune systems and Khanyi Mbau need to stay out of the sun.  Tweeps were not feeling the unnecessary shade thrown and the local star with some saying that the account manager was being a cyberbully and saying that it was being a troll. Speaking to TsishaLIVE about the shady tweet, Mbau said she was unbothered by the tweet and that as a public figure she is bound to evoke emotion out of people.  "No! I

  • ewn.co.za

    City of Joburg awaits approval to use Dräger breathalyser at roadblocks

    JOHANNESBURG - The City of Johannesburg says its waiting for the Gauteng Director of Public Prosecutions to give the green light for the controversial Dräger breathalyser to be used at roadblocks. Johannesburg Metro Police Chief David Tembe released the city's own crime statistics for the first time on Monday, which show a slight decline in the number of people arrested for drunk driving between January and August, with just over 7,000 suspects being handcuffed. In 2011, the Western Cape High Court dismissed drunk driving charges against a man after finding problems with the Dräger breathalyser used to test his blood alcohol limit. Tembe says three extra mobile offices will be rolled out soon

  • Independent Online

    Richard Gere and wife Alejandra announce pregnancy after Dalai Lama blessing

    Richard Gere and his wife Alejandra Silva have confirmed they are expecting a child together after a month of speculation. The 69-year-old actor and his spouse - whom he married just five months ago - were rumoured to be expecting their first child together last month, and they have now taken to social media to confirm the news of their impending arrival with the help of the Dalai Lama. On Instagram, 35-year-old Alejandra shared a picture of the happy couple with the Buddhist leader, and wrote: "A very special moment just a few minutes ago... Getting blessings for our precious to come.. we couldn't announce it before telling HH Dalai Lama (sic)" The blonde beauty then went on to repeat her message

  • Cyril Ramaphosa's veiled attack on Ace Magashule

    “Let me say this now‚ if there is going to be a plot‚ it must be a plot to defeat poverty. That must be the type of plot we want‚ it must be a plot to end poverty in our country. If we are going to plan‚ let us plan the growth of our economy‚” said Ramaphosa. He said the ANC should be investing time in transforming the economy instead of wasting time playing with the hopes of South Africans. Ramaphosa said the ANC could not afford to go to next year’s elections divided. “If there are any moves to divide the membership of the ANC‚ that is counter-revolutionary … because our people are on a march‚ they are on a revolutionary march to go and win those elections‚” said Ramaposa. “Just imagine we

  • BuzzFeed

    People Are Supporting Kim, Khloé And Kylie After Racist Comments Were Left On This Photo Of Their Babies

    Kim welcomed Chicago in January, Kylie had Stormi in February and Khloé gave birth to True in April.