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David Tlale’s South Africa

  • 26 October 2012 by Mildred Thabane

It’s a balmy Friday afternoon as I manoeuvre through the downtown Johannesburg traffic on our way talk to fashion designer David Tlale about fashion, South Africa and what inspires him.

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The Karoo conference – a meeting of the minds

The last time we visited the central Karoo town of Beaufort West, it was in the middle of a desperate drought. There was a nationwide call for in-transit motorists to bring bottles of water to Beaufort West, and to drop them off at the municipal offices and local filling stations.

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Maloof Money Cup 2012: The action returns to Kimberley

The world’s biggest skateboarding event is once again bringing the Northern Cape town of Kimberley to life.

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Take a break – you deserve it

It’s national Tourism Month – a time to travel the back roads and backyards of sunny South Africa.

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Kickin’ up some dust

The little Upper Karoo town of Williston is holding a festival this weekend to say a fond goodbye to winter and big hello to spring.

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John Legend feels ‘at home’ in South Africa

  • 10 August 2012 by Sarah Came

Tonight, 4 000 lucky South Africans will get the opportunity to see R&B/Hip Hop superstar John Legend perform in a carbon neutral concert at the Sandton Convention Centre in Johannesburg. Soulful jazz house group MiCasa and R&B singer/songwriter Unathi Msengana will be opening for the multi-award winning singer.

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A winter wonderland

Snowfall has gripped many parts of South Africa today. Below are some images of the snow that brought excitement to children and adults alike.

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The Schreiner: Karoo Writers’ Festival

Cradock in the Eastern Cape Karoo is a little river town that serves the local farming community (and passing tourist trade) – except for August, when it becomes a tad bookish…

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Taste Festival comes to Durbs

Durban joins the ranks of the world’s great food cities as it prepares to host the inaugural Taste of Durban festival from Friday 27 to Sunday 29 July 2012.

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Standing alongside a nation

I wore every colour of the flag and was hoarse before I even reached the stadium…

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