A Passion For Paleo

The Iziko South African Museum (ISAM) houses more than one-and-a-half million specimens of scientific importance. The collections now range from fossils almost 700 million years old to insects and fis


Heritage Touches Heartstrings

The story of our great-grandparents’ courtship during the war, and the ritual of present generations handing over an heirloom – these intimate moments form part of our individual heritage.


Stellenbosch Landowners’ Interdict Application Against Occupiers Postponed

A Stellenbosch property trust will have to wait another week for further direction on how to handle the illegal occupation of a portion of their land.


Bierfest Coming To Grandwest

South Africa’s annual beer festival Tops at Spar Bierfest was launched in Cape Town last Friday.


Watch: Stellenbosch Land Invaders Take Their Fight To Court

A group of people currently residing on land owned by the trustees of Louiesenhof Wines in Stellenbosch gathered outside the Western Cape High Court on Tuesday to protest against a second eviction ord


It’s In Your Food

Glyphosate, the key ingredient in Roundup, a herbicide used commercially and by private homeowners, is in the spotlight after a court the US found that it causes terminal cancer.

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10 Arrested During Protest Over Evictions From Stellenbosch Wine Farm After Occupation

Ten people have been arrested for public violence during a protest over the eviction of a group of people who built shacks on a Stellenbosch wine farm without permission.


Watch: More Than 100 Structures Erected On Stellenbosh Wine Farm Owners’ Land

Vacant land belonging to Louiesenhof Wines has been invaded in Stellenbosch.


Whale Freed From Anchor, But Rescuers Worry About Her Wounds

A team of marine animal rescuers freed a humpback whale from an anchor line off the coast of Cape Cod, but officials say they are worried the whale's injuries are life-threatening.


Baboon Culling Halted

Klein Constantia has reported that they have no intention of acting further on their permit to hunt two baboons per day.

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