Caster Semenya set to be forced to take medication to reduce testosterone under new IAAF rules

Double Olympic 800 metres champion Caster Semenya will have to take medication to lower her testosterone levels or move up to longer distances as a result of new rules which will be announced on Thursday. The International Association of Athletics Federations revealed in March that it hoped to reinstate a revised version of

More skeletons rattle out of Manana’s closet – report

Despite allegations that he has thrown things at staff and often abuses them, Bathabile Dlamini continues to defend the deputy minister. In the wake of a case of assault against Deputy Minister of Higher Education Mduduzi Manana, further allegations of abusive behaviour have emerged against the man. He appeared in court this

Radical economic transformation ‘pro-South Africa not anti-white’‚ says Dlamini-Zuma

ANC presidential hopeful Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma has rubbished accusations that calls for radical economic transformation are tantamount to anti-white sentiment. Dlamini-Zuma said the policy of radical economic transformation was in fact "pro-South Africa". Dlamini-Zuma was speaking on Friday at an event hosted by the Progressive Professionals Forum in Woodmead‚ north of Johannesburg. She advised

Neymar quits Barca

Neymar's record-breaking $263-million transfer from Barcelona to French side Paris Saint-Germain appeared close to completion yesterday when his agent predicted he could be unveiled by the weekend. Neymar's teammate, Lionel Messi, posted a farewell message on social media to the Brazilian, whose agent Wagner Ribeiro was quoted on Spanish radio as

Rhythm City’s Dumi Masilela dies

Rhythm City publicist Joe Strydom has confirmed Masilela’s death. Rhythm City actor Dumi Masilela died following a hijacking ordeal on Wednesday evening in Tembisa. Masilela spent the night fighting for his life in hospital after being shot during an attempted hijacking. The actor was reportedly parked on a road in Tembisa with

5 Dos and Don’ts of braids

Braids are a great way of reinventing ones image, especially through winter and there a various braid options available to choose from. Keeping in mind that like any hair extensions, one needs to look after the delicate hair underneath. Here are some things to consider before and after braiding hair: 1. Always prepare

Basotho blanket-inspired separates for stylish kids

Thabo Makhetha-Kwinana, the designer renowned for her unique BaSotho blanket capes, has turned her creative hand to kidswear, with a collection of BaSotho blanket-inspired separates, perfect for stylish kids on the move. She tells us more: I launched my collection of BaSotho blanket capes because I am a Mosotho. I realised that people