CAPE TOWN - Parliament's police portfolio committee has called on the South African Police Service (SAPS) to prioritise a recent cash-in-transit heist in Cape Town as these crimes continue to escalate across the country. Committee chair Francois Beukman says: “We want to highlight the importance of close cooperation between SAPS and private security companies, the deployment of SAPS specialised units to deal with the...
© Provided by Independent Media SAFE HOME: Julia Dingiswayo has been missing since May 13 and was rescued on Sunday in Joburg. A human-trafficking ring is suspected to be behind the abduction of 46 women in Gauteng and other parts of the country, who have been rescued after they were found locked up in a dingy room in Joburg. Family members of...
Youth Day is celebrated in South Africa every year on June 16 in memory of the student uprising that started in Soweto in 1976. The mass movement changed the country's socio-political landscape. The origins of the uprising could be traced to the Bantu Education Act of 1953, a segregation law that legalised several aspects of apartheid. One of the major...
© Provided by Daily Maverick 2018-06-15-russia2018-world-cup-goal-scoring-trends-through-the-years   We're off and away at the World Cup. It wasn't quite Siphiwe Tshabalala's wonder strike from 2010, but the tournament still went off with a bang. We all want goals at showpiece tournaments, but what do they mean for the teams? The World Cup is here and hosts Russia opened the tournament by thrashing hapless Saudi Arabia 5-0...
The World Cup officially kicks off today and runs until July 15th. South Africa didn’t make the cut this year, but 32 other nations did and the next month stands to be a pretty big one in the world of soccer (or football, depending on who you are). If you want to watch this year’s competition, you can catch 38...
I am obsessed with corn. You take how Oprah feels about bread, and multiply it by three, and that is how I feel about corn. Here are three ways to cook corn perfectly every time. Remember, sweet corn waits for no one and it's best served the same day it's picked. With every subsequent day, the sugars in the kernels get...
If there's one place where people's true colours show, it's the gym. It really tests your cleanliness, hygiene, worldwide courtesy, and respect all under one roof — and it's scary to see where gym-goers fail. If you're not sure if you want to stage someone or be their friend, take their ass to the gym. Like any other public...
Eating habits develop in early childhood. Research shows eating patterns can protract into youth and then through to adulthood. In a new study, we compared what children weather-beaten two to three years ate with what their mothers ate. We moreover looked at what mothers ate during pregnancy to see which time point was increasingly important for influencing a child’s diet. While what mums...
The spoil in the human services framework is unreasonably profound for something besides an essential upgrade and a profound purifying of degenerate authorities to do the trap. While the expulsion of previous president Jacob Zuma was plainly a basic and vital advance in the battle against debasement in South Africa, it isn't certain whether the evacuation of Health Minister Aaron...
One of the nude pictures started circulating on the internet. Which seems to be from the On The Run II tour in the UK. Before Beyonce and Jay-Z shared their intimate pictures, they shared images of Blue Ivy (6) and Rumi and Sir who are twins of 11 Months. The couple also shared footage that appeared to be their vow...