Electric Proteas triumph as Aussies roll over

Cape Town – The Proteas have smashed Australia by 322 runs in the third Test at Newlands, confirming this as one of Australian cricket’s darkest moments. It is the biggest win, in terms of runs, that South Africa have ever recorded over their fiercest rivals since readmission and they now take a 2-1 lead into […]

JUST IN: Mother of slain Stellenbosch student Hannah Cornelius found dead

Anna Cornelius, 56, mother of slain Stellenbosch student Hannah Cornelius, was found dead on Sunday, a family member confirmed to News24. Her body was discovered along the shores of Scarborough near Cape Town on Sunday morning. A family member confirmed to News24 that Cornelius’ body was discovered and subsequently recovered by the National Sea Rescue Institute […]

Pope encourages youths one day after March for Our Lives

CLOSE More than 800 rallies took place around the world Saturday in solidarity with the ‘March for Our Lives’ rally in the United States. USA TODAY Pope Francis is cheered by faithful after celebrating a Palm Sunday Mass, at the Vatican, Sunday, March 25, 2018(Photo: Andrew Medichini, AP) One day after the March for Our […]

Facebook boss apologises in UK and US newspaper ads

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption “I’m sorry we didn’t do more at the time,” Mr Zuckerberg said Facebook boss Mark Zuckerberg has taken out full-page adverts in several UK and US Sunday newspapers to apologise for the firm’s recent data privacy scandal. He said Facebook could have done more to stop millions of users […]

Pope encourages youth one day after March for Our Lives

CLOSE More than 800 rallies took place around the world Saturday in solidarity with the ‘March for Our Lives’ rally in the United States. USA TODAY Pope Francis is cheered by faithful after celebrating a Palm Sunday Mass, at the Vatican, Sunday, March 25, 2018(Photo: Andrew Medichini, AP) One day after the March for Our […]

Smith suspended for Wanderers Test, Bancroft escapes ban

Cape Town –  Australia captain Steve Smith has been handed a one-match suspension and fined 100 percent of his match fee following his admission to being involved in plans to tamper with the ball on Saturday.   Additionally, Australia opener Cameron Bancroft has been fined 75 percent of his match fee and handed three demerit points for breaching Level 2 of the ICC Code of Conduct. Smith […]

Cambridge Analytica-linked firm ‘boasted of poll interference’

Image copyright AFP Image caption A brochure suggests the parent company of scandal-hit data firm Cambridge Analytica boasted of interfering in Nigeria’s 2007 election – widely dismissed as lacking credibility The company that became Cambridge Analytica boasted about interfering in foreign elections, according to documents seen by the BBC. Cambridge Analytica is embroiled in a […]