BREAKING | It's legal to smoke dagga at home, ConCourt rules

Applause sounded on Tuesday as the Constitutional Court found the ban on the private use and cultivation of dagga at a private home to be unconstitutional.

The bakkie was driving down Stanford road towards Clearly Park direction when the accident happened.

Maimane's candidacy for Western Cape premier had raised eyebrows inside and outside the DA.

Kidnapped Cape Town businessman returns home


Two months of captivity have ended for Cape Town businessman Liyaqat Parker – ...

Call to consider age of rapist and murderer


Arguments about whether or not a teenager, convicted in August on a litany of ...

Water tariffs news delayed


Despite infrastructure and engineering political head Andile Lungisa saying on ...

Top judges sift weed from chaff


Dagga users in Port Elizabeth were urged last night to “puff their very last illegal joint” ahead of Tuesday’s landmark ...

Psychiatric hospital gets new chief


The Eastern Cape department of health has appointed a new CEO for Fort England Psychiatric Hospital in Grahamstown ...

School veggie gardens project takes root


A simple donation of seeds is changing the perspectives of hundreds of pupils at Motherwell primary schools as they ...

Fatal stabbing shocks students


The Student Representative Council (SRC) of the University of Zululand has reacted with shock to a fatal stabbing ...

WATCH | 100% of municipal budget must go to the townships, says Bobani


The new political leadership in the Bay will channel the entire budget for the next financial year to the townships and ...

Fishermen who allegedly beat, stabbed seal pup appear in court


The two fishermen who allegedly beat and stabbed a seal pup while filming the attack on a cellphone, appeared in the ...

Policeman fighting for his life after attack outside tavern


An off-duty police official is in a critical condition after he was shot multiple times and his nephew killed shortly ...

Standard Bank and state capture: 'It was the first time I saw my boss really angry'


A senior Standard Bank official has claimed the bank’s CEO was “called to Luthuli House” to explain to the ANC why it ...

Small towns out in cold


Small towns are sidelined, misunderstood and overlooked when it comes to economic development in post-apartheid South ...

Police identify murder suspect found hanging in holding cells


The murder suspect who was found dead in the Swartkops police holding cells on Friday has been identified as Xolile ...

'He was my world' - daughter of airport assault victim


“He was my world. I felt his love every day.” This is how Dr Isa Orlianski‚ the daughter of the 71-year-old man who ...

Ban on cycling’s Lukholo Badi upheld


Imveli Cycling Academy founder and CEO Lukholo Badi has been stripped of all official association with the sport of ...

New app to help jobseekers


A Nelson Mandela Bay startup has devised an app that could bring opportunities – and relief – to thousands of ...


Super-typhoon Mangkhut tore across the northern tip of the Philippines on Saturday September 15 2018, wrecking homes and triggering landslides, before slamming into Hong Kong and Macau.

Super-typhoon tears through northern Philippines

Super-typhoon Mangkhut tore across the northern tip of the Philippines on Saturday September 15 2018, wrecking homes and triggering landslides, before slamming into Hong Kong and Macau.


Images of death still disturbing

Photographs are powerful mnemonic devices. From family albums to the faded images of communities and places that were willfully broken up or destroyed, ...

Good news for world’s bad guys

Former president Jacob Zuma’s criticism of and attempts to destroy the International Criminal Court – a body that has since 2002 tried to bring war criminals, ...

We can use difference in SA as a constructive force

So what will it take? How would we make it work? How do we move 4.5 million people thousands of kilometres in as short a time as possible?

Inside HeraldLIVE

Banyana demolish Malawi

Banyana Banyana will now play Uganda in the semifinals of the Cosafa Women’s Championships after a 6-0 win against ...

‘No need to fear digital age and automation’

If the public and private sector can learn to trust each other and join hands, the fourth industrial revolution need ...

Bay-born Lady X drops her first album

School principal's touching letter motivated Xolisa Mvula to sing her heart out

Fifth national title beckons

The Eastern Cape Learners with Special Education Needs cricket team are ready to defend their title when they compete ...

WATCH | Emtee addresses fall in new song

Emtee isn't the type to sweep his fall under the carpet. Instead‚ he's used it in a new single and music video‚ ...