Statement by the Minister of Home Affairs, Mr Malusi Gigaba, in relation to the implementation of new immigration regulations on 15 September 2014 in Cape Town

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I would like to thank you all for your presence today as we make certain announcements with regard to the implementation of the new immigration regulations which came into effect on May 26th of this year.The new immigration regulations were introduced to improve our ability to manage immigration effectively, in…
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The former masters of MasterChef South Africa

  • September 16, 2014 by Cassidy Parker
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It doesn’t take much to get South Africans excited about food. It’s a national default. So when the international reality cooking show, MasterChef, hit the country’s television screens in early 2012, it was no surprise that it drew enthusiastic contestants and a massive, salivating audience.

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Cute baby animals

  • September 16, 2014 by Lethabo-Thabo Royds
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Few of us can resist a baby animal; here are some photos of these little creatures that we love so much ...

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Wildlife photography tips from a pro

  • September 15, 2014 by Desiree Haakonsen
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I’m a complete wildlife photographer wannabe, stretching as far as I can out the game-drive vehicle without wobbling, with my little point-and-shoot zoom pushed to its pre-pixellation limit. I’m always looking to improve so I decided to ask photographic pro.

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My city: Kevin Paul's Port Elizabeth

  • September 15, 2014 by Kolosa Vuso
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South African swimmer Kevin Paul takes us through some of his favourites spots in Port Elizabeth, the city he calls home.

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Meet South Africa’s Little Five

  • September 14, 2014 by Thandiswa Mancoba
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Africa is home to a vast number of wild animals, with South Africa priding itself on its Big Five animals – but as impressive are the Little Five. Unlike the Big Five, these little creatures got the Little Five title from simply being small, and having names that contain the names of the Big Five animals.

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Africa comes to life at the Rosebank Art & Craft Market

  • September 13, 2014 by Stuart Dickinson
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From its shop-level entrance, the Rosebank Art & Craft Market seems like a humble store. But venture down the stairs at the back of the shop, and you’re met with a bustling underground market that captures the essence of Africa.

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2013 Annual Tourism Report

This consolidated report prepared by the Strategic Research Unit provides a review of the performance of the tourism sector against the South African Tourism mandate.
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Feel Durban's Florida Road vibe

  • September 12, 2014 by Christine Marot
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There’s a great party vibe in Florida Road from early evening until well after midnight, with overhead street lighting adding to the Mardi Gras atmosphere.

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15 Earth-friendly travel habits for responsible tourists

  • September 12, 2014 by Kate Rau
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Travelling green(er) has moved beyond a whimsical travel trend and is becoming a must for responsible tourists the world over.

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