Lions through to the final

In the 74th minute replacement lock Lourens Erasmus scored the fifth try after a clever chip to see the score grow to 42-16.

The Lions booked their place in the Super Rugby final next Saturday against the Hurricanes in Wellington with a demanding 42-30 win over defending champions the Highlanders at a rousy Ellis Park on Saturday.

Lions through to the final

Lions through to the final

In the 74th minute replacement lock Lourens Erasmus scored the fifth try after a clever chip to see the score grow to 42-16.

Facebook doesn’t think ‘Mmusi slave painting’ is porn

Facebook doesn’t think ‘Mmusi slave painting’ is porn

A user, who ‘laughed and laughed’ when he saw it, reported the painting of three DA members in their birthday suits – just to see what Facebook might say about it.
Ramaphosa leads ANC Tshwane campaign trail

Ramaphosa leads ANC Tshwane campaign trail

The ANC was assured of the votes of dwellers in two homesteads in the Temba area, north of the City of Tshwane.
ANC has never been more divided – Buthelezi

ANC has never been more divided – Buthelezi

The IFP urged voters to be vigilant on election day and to report instances where they see people who do not live in their wards casting their vote at their voting stations.
Former Limpopo premier comes out to support Dlamini-Zuma

Former Limpopo premier comes out to support Dlamini-Zuma

The ANC Women’s League and ANC Youth League supports Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma to succeed her former husband President Jacob Zuma.
Blow by blow: Pirates vs Kaizer Chiefs

Blow by blow: Pirates vs Kaizer Chiefs

Kaizer Chiefs and Orlando Pirates have battled it out for the Carling Black Label Champion Cup at the FNB Stadium, with Chiefs emerging the victors, 2-0.
Seven Russian weightlifters banned from Rio Olympics

Seven Russian weightlifters banned from Rio Olympics

The Independent Weightlifting Federation’s Executive Board confirmed that the Russian Weightlifting Federation and Russian weightlifters brought the weightlifting sport into disrepute.

Two boys hit by car after falling from bicycles in Durban

It was understood that the boys were riding their bicycles when they fell and a car hit them.

WATCH: AKA gets Nomzamo dancing

The beautiful Nomzamo Mbatha is clearly a bit of a Supa Mega fan as she gets down to his music while on set.

Biker killed in Florida North crash

It appeared that the biker had crashed into the side of a garbage truck in a nearby service road.

Chiefs sink Pirates to win Champion Cup

Kaizer Chiefs secured their second Carling Champion Cup in six years with a 2-0 win over arch-rivals Orlando Pirates at the FNB Stadium on Saturday.

Driver killed in collision with truck

Paramedics found the lifeless body of a man lying trapped inside the light motor vehicle.

Eastern Cape principal in court for allegedly raping pupil

It is alleged that the suspect started to rape the victim from March until July 2016.

Mondli Makhanya replaces Ferial Haffajee as City Press editor

The former editor-at-large of the Sunday paper says it feels like he’s been asked to edit the Real Madrid of newspapers.

WATCH: Snake eats a crocodile!

The internet is abuzz over a particularly unlikely meal for a snake, which took five hours to overcome its meal.

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WATCH: AKA gets Nomzamo dancing

The beautiful Nomzamo Mbatha is clearly a bit of a Supa Mega fan as she gets down to his music while on set.

Thembi Seete kick-starts ‘Rolling with celebs in cars’

Thembi Seete kick-starts our latest video chat into gear.

‘Rolling with Celebrities in Cars’ breaks mould

‘Rolling with Celebrities in Cars’ brings a twist to celebrity interviews.

Kim Engelbrecht to judge Miss SA

Kim Engelbrecht is set to join Maps Maponyane and Bridget Masinga in the Mother City tomorrow.

sport

Blow by blow: Pirates vs Kaizer Chiefs

Kaizer Chiefs and Orlando Pirates have battled it out for the Carling Black Label Champion Cup at the FNB Stadium, with Chiefs emerging the victors, 2-0.

Olympic athletes shine at SA Champs

The athletes are in the final stages of their preparation for next month’s Rio Games.

Hurricanes through to Super Rugby final

The Hurricanes scored a 25-9 victory over the Chiefs in the match, removing the Lions’ hopes of hosting the final.

Trying start for South Africa A in Brisbane

All five of the tourists’ front-line bowlers managed a wicket, but they were thwarted by an unbeaten century from Marcus Stoinis.

business

How the Little Shop is helping Checkers’ big shop

The retailer seems to be winning the supermarket battle of the freebies hands down.

FSB is ‘looking into’ JSE trading data blooper

The regulator is concerned about how the JSE lost track of R135bn.

With new US factory, Daimler skirts tariffs…and unions

German automaker Daimler AG broke ground this week on a $500 million plant in Charleston, South Carolina to build vans, with the company hoping at last to avoid steep US import tariffs.

Brewer SABMiller accepts AB InBev final offer

Brewer SABMiller’s board on Friday accepted a final takeover offer from rival Anheuser-Busch InBev, the company said in a statement, heralding what will be one of the world’s biggest ever takeovers.

world

Police officer shot dead in Armenia standoff with protesters

One of the gunmen locked in a protracted stand-off in a police station in the Armenian capital Yerevan shot an officer dead on Saturday, a police spokesman said.

Man charged in ‘Belgium attack plot’

Belgian authorities on Saturday charged a man over an alleged plot to launch a new attack in Belgium as Europe remained on edge following a wave of jihadist bloodshed in France and Germany.

France church attackers ‘smiled’ and spoke of Koran

One of the jihadists who murdered an elderly French priest smiled as he carried out the attack, and nuns who witnessed the grisly murder said the killers spoke about the Koran.

Clinton, Trump take gloves off in White House slog

Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump traded insults at opposite ends of the country, taking their fight for the White House to rival battleground states and portraying starkly different visions of America.

opinion

Sell-out crowd is the Zamalek way

On the one hand, the Carling Black Label Cup is a match that is easily denigrated, a game to make the purist cringe and the cynic seethe.

SA’s Houdini, Zuma, to surprise again?

President Jacob Zuma may be grinning and bearing it, but even though he’s a hopeless statesman, he’s not a hopeless strategist.

Why I will vote

I am quite aware that lives were lost for me to partake in any election in this country.

Brazen robberies threaten security

There have been reports of robbers brazenly attacking police stations to steal weapons.

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