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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.

Feeding and clothing two needy families in Mamelodi East

A young man from Sunnyside rallied around to organise food hampers, clothing and money to two destitute families from Phomolong informal settlement in Mamelodi East on Sunday. The Sithole family...

What to do if you get into an accident in South Africa

With Covid-19 affecting the way we choose to travel, more people will opt for driving to their vacation destinations rather than flying, which will see an increase of cars...

Important update on South African licence extensions

The Department of Transport has clarified that the announcement of the extension of licenses does not include vehicle licenses and license discs. The clarification comes after transport minister Fikile Mbalula erroneously...

Government to keep all schools closed in South Africa – here are the new...

The Department of Basic Education has announced that the government will keep all schools closed in South Africa due to concerns around the country second Covid-19 wave. In a media...

Uganda’s Bobi Wine claims poll win as results trickle in

Ugandan opposition leader Bobi Wine on Friday claimed victory in presidential elections, rejecting as a "joke" early results that gave President Yoweri Museveni a wide lead. The 38-year-old former ragga singer turned politician...

Ugandan army defends actions at Wine’s home

- Ugandan presidential candidate Bobi Wine says the army has invaded his home. He's shown journalists around his compound, where he says the military has been for two days and wreaked...

LA County hospitals forced to make ‘tough decisions’ as Covid kills someone about every...

The Covid-19 outbreak is so bad in Los Angeles County, ambulances have to wait hours to drop patients at emergency rooms. Hospital beds are being crammed into gift shops, cafeterias...

Cop bust using official police van to offload booze during lockdown

A police officer has been bust moving liquor in a cop van, in direct defiance of lockdown laws. This comes after Gauteng police were alerted to a video clip being...

Mother killed and toddler critically injured in freak KZN crash

A woman has been killed and her child remains critical after an accident on the N2 near uMdloti, north of Durban, on Wednesday. “The vehicle broke down on the busy...

These sectors are set to do well in 2021 if India can avoid a...

SINGAPORE — Several sectors including financial services could do well in India this year if the country manages to avoid a second wave of coronavirus infections, according to one...

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Toyota’s president says Tesla may have a recipe, but lacks a ‘real kitchen and...

If running an auto company is like operating a restaurant, Toyota has a full business while Tesla is just a chef with some recipes,...

National coronavirus command council to meet on Wednesday

The national coronavirus command council (NCCC) will meet on Wednesday. But this does not automatically mean President Cyril Ramaphosa will be announcing changes to the...

BadVR is using government grants to build a business that’s independent of venture capital

When the Los Angeles-based extended reality data visualization company, BadVR, first heard that one of its earliest benefactors, Magic Leap, was about to shed 1,000 jobs...