Paul Ash Senior reporter

Paul Ash is a senior reporter at the Sunday Times, covering transport, environment and wildlife, farming, tourism and defence. He was a 14-year veteran of the paper's travel section before moving to the newsroom in 2020 to focus on writing, reporting and telling stories in sound.

Load-shedding to end Friday as Eskom generating performance improves

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Load-shedding will end at 5am on Friday as a result of a recovery in Eskom's generating capacity.

‘This is the miracle we've been looking for’: Bishop urges science over politics in ...

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Science should trump politics in SA's drive to vaccinate its population against Covid-19, says SA Council of Churches ...

Busa considering court action to make Covid-19 vaccines mandatory for all South African ...

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Business for SA health working group chairperson Stavros Nicolaou said the organisation was “entirely aligned” with ...

50% capacity at stadiums for sport events on the cards if Covid-19 rate stays stable

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SA is pushing ahead with plans to reopen stadiums for sport events as the country’s “Return to Play” programme gathers ...

Children aged 12-17 set to get coronavirus vaccinations

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Health minister Joe Phaahla said the electronic registration system would be open for this age group from Wednesday ...

Short illness claims life of son of minister in the presidency

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Minister in the presidency Mondli Gungubele is mourning the death of his son, Karabo, who passed away on Friday.

Giraffes fight fair by picking on a rival their own size, SA research finds

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When it comes to sparring over mates, giraffes - unlike the average human bar brawler - tend to pick on rivals their ...

Union parks hopes on court application while Greyhound buses go under the hammer

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As Greyhound's buses went under the hammer this week, the union representing the defunct bus operator's workers are ...

Not fare: Airlink berated for misleading ad for 25% discount

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SA's advertising watchdog has found regional airline Airlink guilty of misleading advertising after a consumer ...

Covid-19 infographic showing vaccine benefits ‘definitely not fake news’, says Groote ...

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The infographic shows dramatic differences between the number of vaccinated versus unvaccinated people admitted to ...