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South African film-maker wins at Cannes Film Festival

5 July 2016 This is my favorite film I have directed to date!!!! https://t.co/B2tldarcAb thanks so much to @greatbigstory pic.twitter.com/9a4M1849q3 — Dan Mace (@Dan_theDirector) May 23,...

Psychology festival looks to inspire transformation

psychology---thumbWith talks on money, relationships and self-coaching, this year's Psychology Festival of Learning will look at helping individuals to make positive changes in their lives.

Philippi Village builds business

phillippi---thumbAn entrepreneurial complex built on the site of an old cement factory in the low income Cape township of Philippi has local growth at its heart.

Cape Town again named favourite city in the world

Cape Town was voted the favourite city in the world and South Africa the third favourite country in the Telegraph newspaper's annual travel survey. It is the fourth consecutive year that the Mother City has taken the top honour in the British newspaper's popular poll.

South African cities are rapidly growing

More than half of South Africa's population is urbanised – up to 64% of South Africans live in the country's urban centres. And most of these people are under the age of 40. Brand South Africa's research team has analysed the state of South Africa's major cities.

Dinner talk breaks barriers

dine-2---thumbDine With Khayelitsha brings together people of different races and social classes to have frank conversations about social issues, over dinner.

Google Maps launches the Mzansi Experience

Across the globe, people can now explore the beauty of South Africa virtually through Google Maps. From the views from atop Table Mountain to animals grazing in the Kruger National Park, South Africa's natural wonders are on display for all the world to appreciate.

South African coffee shop named best in world

South African coffee shop named best in world

According to a recent poll by the UK's Daily Telegraph newspaper, Cape Town's Truth Coffee bar has been named the best coffee shop in the world. It is the second year in a row that this popular Buitenkant Street hangout has grabbed the top slot in the global ranking.

State of the Nation Address 2016: full speech

In the State of the Nation Address, President Jacob Zuma called for the eradication of the 'demon of racism', he reminded South Africans that economic growth was the fastest way to reduce inequality and lift fellow South Africans out of poverty.

Gallery: the SONA red carpet

The State of the Nation Address by President Jacob Zuma took place on 11 February 2016, an important date for the country. It was the anniversary of the release of Nelson Mandela from prison 26 years ago. We take a look at the dignitaries as they arrived at Parliament.