An American judge has upheld as constitutional a Los Angeles County law requiring adult film performers to wear condoms.Friday's ruling is a setback to porn producers who filed a lawsuit to block the implementation of the Safer Sex
A hacker from Palestine found a Facebook glitch that allowed anyone to post on a stranger’s wall, but when the company ignored his warnings he took them all the way to the top by posting about the issue on Mark Zuckerberg’s wall.
Jason mentioned the other day that he and his wife were watching the new series Orange is the New Black, wherein one of the characters talks about how deer were eating her marijuana plants. The factoid checked out. Deer really are a
The proposal of a 60m-high monument to Nelson Mandela teetering on the cliffs of Table Mountain may sound like an April Fools type joke, however, it seems like a Dutch design firm is quite serious about their idea.The Cape Argus reports that
Economic Freedom Fighters leader Julius Malema has alleged that the tax case against him is a politically motivated conspiracy run by a group of Indians 'in bed' with Afrikaners, the Sunday Times reported.
A Mamelodi man accused of strangling his wife and two young children claims he was wrestling with a snake when he attacked his wife."When I explained to him that this person I was with changed into a figure like a snake and that I tried to
South Africa will uphold former president Nelson Mandela's legacy beyond his lifespan, the international peace icon's ex-wife Winnie Madikizela-Mandela said in a Radio 702 interview on Thursday morning.
The spirit of giving will make former president Nelson Mandela smile, despite his being critically ill in hospital, his grandson Mandla said on Wednesday."It is [the] spirit of giving and sharing that will change our world," he said in a statement.
President Jacob Zuma will hand over houses to the community of Danville in Pretoria on Mandela Day, the presidency said on Sunday.The Danville project is a "Flagship Project" for the eradication of the Bethlehem informal settlement in
The Democratic Alliance will speak to the AbaThembu King Buyelekhaya Dalindyebo about him joining the party, the Sunday Times reported."I am not signing the king up to be a DA public representative, because he wouldn't qualify,"
The Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) will have firm anti-corruption policies, leader Julius Malema said in Johannesburg on Thursday."Our organisation is founded on the principle of anti-corruption," he said."No one found guilty of
Illegal initiation schools have turned the circumcision culture into “something criminal”, Health Minister Aaron Motsoaledi said in The Times newspaper on Monday.“The mushrooming of initiation schools is seen every single day in
AbaThembu king Buyelekhaya Dalindyebo has told President Jacob Zuma to stay out of royal affairs, the Daily Dispatch reported on Monday.More than 200 AbaThembu senior traditional leaders gave him their support following a meeting at
A mob assaulted a man after he allegedly robbed a shop owned by a Somali national in Motholo on Friday, Limpopo police said.Constable Moses Molepo said the 29-year-old man and two other men broke into the shop, assaulted and robbed
Anti-apartheid activist Denis Goldberg has confirmed that former president Nelson Mandela is not in a vegetative state, as claimed in recent court papers."He is clearly a very ill man, but he was conscious and he tried to move
Former president Nelson Mandela's family must not "besmirch" his name, Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu said on Thursday."Please, please, please may we think not only of ourselves. It's almost like spitting in Madiba's face," Tutu
Doctors treating Nelson Mandela said he was in a "permanent vegetative state" and advised his family to turn off his life support machine, according to court documents dated 26 June, obtained by AFP Thursday.
Members of the crime policing forum (CPF) were taken by surprise when they entered a brothel in Pretoria North last weekend, Beeld reported.They found 320 live chickens in the garage of a building in Horn Street, Wolmer, a police
The Ngubengcuku royal houses would intervene in a Mandela family dispute involving the reburial of some of Nelson Mandela's relatives, the royal house said on Sunday.Royal family chairman Thanduxolo Mtirara said in a statement
Nelson Mandela's daughter Makaziwe Mandela arrived at the Medi-Clinic Heart Hospital in Pretoria on Friday to visit her critically-ill father.She went in with the former president's grandchild Ndileka Mandela and another woman, also believed
A Lesotho sangoma who was found cooking the genitals of a farmer he had murdered, has been declared a State President's patient by the Free State High Court.Under the Mental Health Act, he could be committed either to a prison or to
The pump price for a litre of petrol will increase by 84c/litre from Wednesday, the Department of Energy announced on Friday.Diesel will go up by 78c/litre.This takes the Gauteng retail price per litre to R13.00 and R13.23 for 93 and 95
The ANC has accused businessman Kenny Kunene of using cheap publicity stunts to further his "questionable" political ambitions by hurling insults at ANC leaders."It has now become clear that we are dealing with an individual of dubious
A high school pupil has been arrested after he sold muffins containing marijuana at his high school in Springs.Pupils, who were apparently busy with exams, reported the boy to the principal, accusing him of selling “space muffins” for between R1 and R5 a piece
Johan Kotze is accused of mutilating and orchestrating the gang-rape of his ex-wife Ina Bonnette, and of murdering his stepson Conrad, 19, on January 3, 2012.On Tuesday, one of three men Kotze allegedly instructed to rape his wife
Nine people will appear in court for dumping human waste in the departure terminal at Cape Town International Airport, Western Cape police said on Wednesday.Lieutenant Colonel Andre Traut said they would appear in the Bellville