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  • #ShareTheHappy set to raise R500 000 for SA Ubuntu Foundation   Sunlight, one of South Africa’s most trusted household brands in conjunction with mobile social network, Mxit, have launched a nation-building charity initiative using social media sharing to raise funds, entitled #ShareTheHappy campaign Read More
  • Not the Grahamstown Festival @ Durban's Catalina Theatre   Every winter hundreds of artists, spectators and productions flock to Grahamstown to bask in the ambiance and celebration of performance and art, which is the National Arts Festival. As part of this celebration, or a sneak preview, Durban’s Catalina Theatre at Wilson’s Wharf is proud to present, 'NOT THE GRAHAMSTOWN 20-22 Read More
  • DIFF 2014 opening film announced   Zee Ntuli (director) and producers Junaid Ahmed & Helena Spring of the DIFF opening night movie 'Hard to Get' The Durban International Film Festival (17 – 27July, 2014) has announced that the opening film at DIFF 2014 will be ‘Hard To Get’ from first-time feature director Zee Ntuli and produced Read More
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Motoring News

Comparison New Vehicle Sales in South Africa May vs June 2014

Although there yet another strike looming with respect to metal workers and its repercussions on the automotive industry, June 2014's sales figures weren't too gloomy when compared to May. We have compiled a table according to motor manufacturer for ease of comparison.: Passenger vehicles, LCVs, MCVs, HCVs, Extra Heavy and Buses are included (Figures provided by NAAMSA (The National Association of Automobile Manufacturers South Africa)


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    Kianja and Chase Silk - Jazz at Café Saint-Germain, Alliance Francais, Durban Pic: Gisele Turner

    Café Saint-Germain at Durban’s Alliance Francaise has been hosting live jazz on Saturdays at midday to enhance the atmosphere. With a large open area under cover from the sun, the well kept lawns and indigenous foliage,

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  • Green Kitchen Report: Stretta in Hillcrest


    We were caught in the restaurant twilight zone– cafés were closed and restaurants were not yet open. Having spent the day tramping around the bush, we weren’t looking stylish or even particularly groomed, so it was a relief to get the nod from the Maître D at Stretta in

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