Today in History: 20th April
08:00 (GMT+2), Sun, 20 April 2014
• 1920: Tornadoes kill 219 in Alabama & Mississippi.
• 1999: South African Judge Edwin Cameron reveals his HIV status.
Today in History: 19th April
08:00 (GMT+2), Sat, 19 April 2014
• 1968: King Mswati III is born.
• 1972: Bangladesh becomes a member of British Commonwealth.
• 1984: Nemesis, death star of...
Today in History: 18th April
08:00 (GMT+2), Fri, 18 April 2014
• 1834: Charles Darwin sails to Rio Santa Cruz up Patagonia.
• 1982: Capital City of Zimbabwe is renamed.
• 2007: The Supreme Court...
Today in History: 17th April
14:13 (GMT+2), Thu, 17 April 2014
• 1905: US Supreme Court judges maximum work day unconstitutional.
• 1969: Dorothy Fischer becomes the first woman in SA to receive a new...
Rieldans se "Ta’ Grietjie" sterf
12:48 (GMT+2), Wed, 16 April 2014
Ouma Grietjie Adams, oftewel Ta’ Grietjie van Garies wat bekendheid verwerf het vir haar weergawe van dis 'n Lekker ou Jan, is Dinsdagaand in die ouderdom van...
Mofokeng attracts big names to Pacofs
08:36 (GMT+2), Wed, 16 April 2014
South African legend of the stage and screen, critically-acclaimed actor-director and since January this year, Artistic Director of Pacofs in the City of...
Today in History: 16th April
08:00 (GMT+2), Wed, 16 April 2014
• 1883: Paul Kruger chosen president of Transvaal.
• 1965: Test flight of heavy Saturn S-1C-rocket.
• 1982: Queen Elizabeth...
Be extra vigilant these holidays
15:05 (GMT+2), Tue, 15 April 2014
Police have appealed to the community to be extra vigilant during the Easter holidays and to take care of their property. Crimes such as housebreaking, robbery and...
Agang march against unemployment
11:44 (GMT+2), Tue, 15 April 2014
Thousands of Agang members in the Free State marched together with members of the National Unemployed Voters’ Union (NUVO) against the...
Warning to motorists
11:32 (GMT+2), Tue, 15 April 2014
Motorists have been warned to stay alert and focused on the N3 Toll Route, between Heidelburg in Gauteng and Cedara in Kwazulu Natal, ahead of the upcoming Easter long...
Mangaung's water woes
10:39 (GMT+2), Tue, 15 April 2014
"The water problem report issued by AfriForum, is the same report that is on the government website when we applied a self-evaluation report with...
Today in History: 15th April
08:00 (GMT+2), Tue, 15 April 2014
• 1996: South Africa's TRC begins its formal hearings into Human Rights violations during the struggle for liberation.
• 1854: Dutch is...
Cogta to negotiate 33 dismissed Moqhaka employees
16:05 (GMT+2), Mon, 14 April 2014
The Free State Department of Cooperative Governance, Human settlements and Traditional Affairs (COHGTA) says it is trying its best to see the 33...
Teen reported missing
15:53 (GMT+2), Mon, 14 April 2014
Ricardo Visser (17) was last seen on 11 April 2014 at Reddersburg High School during lunch break. He has green eyes, light brown/blonde hair, is 1.72m tall and weighs...
Today in History: 14th April
11:36 (GMT+2), Mon, 14 April 2014
• 1950: First edition of British strip "Eagle".
• 1986: Desmond Tutu is elected Archbishop.
• 1994: Lesotho's deputy...
Ou munisipale gebou brand af in Brandfort
10:46 (GMT+2), Mon, 14 April 2014
Sabrina Dean Brandfort - Die polisie op Brandfort sê hulle vermoed geen vuilspel nadat 'n verlate gebou gister in die dorp afgebrand het nie.
Man verskyn vir bejaarde se moord
15:20 (GMT+2), Thu, 10 April 2014
Duane Petrus - ‘n Man het vandag sy tweede versyning in die Smithfield-landdroshof gemaak in verband met die onlangse moord op ‘n bejaarde vrou in haar huis....
FS transport MEC warns motorists ahead of Easter
08:10 (GMT+2), Thu, 10 April 2014
THE MEC for Police, Roads and Transport in the Free State, Butana Komphela, issued a stern warning to motorists to obey road traffic laws during the coming Easter weekend...
More disabled people to be involved in project
16:35 (GMT+2), Wed, 09 April 2014
The Department of Social Development plans to improve the 2% quota of disabled people that is required in the Expanded Public Works Programme (EPWP)...