SAA returns to the skies, learn the new rules, rates and info here

"South African Airlines (SAA) returned to the skies with customers celebrating the return travel, with more…

ArcelorMittal responds to upcoming metalworkers national strike

"The National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa (NUMSA) will be embarking on a national strike on…

Your comprehensive South Africa Travel Medical Advice

"Don't leave for an unknown country without all medical information.  Here's your comprehensive list of medical…

Newcastillian’s editor dives with Newcastle K9 Search and Rescue Unit

"The Newcastle K9 Search and Rescue Unit regularly dives into unknown waters, putting their lives in…

Incredible online Gardening courses from 3 Eco-Friendly schools

"Here is your list of eco-friendly South African online gardening schools and a variety of their…

Rules Christians break every day according to the Bible

"What would Christians not be able to do, or have to do, if they followed the…

Dr Cooper, Dr van Niekerk and Dr Dhanjee-things you didn’t know about studying medicine

"Adorning a white coat and signing your name with those two letters, Dr—takes more than commitment,…

Doctors and Mediclinic Newcastle sponsor surgeries in the spirit of love

"Delivering kindness by saving various people the hefty cost of a medical procedure, four kind-hearted local…

Having a chat with KZN Teachers about children, colleagues and life

"As an industry filled with a kaleidoscope of golf shirts and capri pants, teachers, for the…

Join St Dominics Newcastle’s open day on 4 September

"During this colourful time of the year, St Dominics Newcastle cordially invites the Newcastle community to…

Ramaphosa vows to protect whistleblowers following Babita Deokaran’s murder

"We South Africans are no strangers to political violence—holding a rich history over both the old…

ActionSA’s Newcastle Mayoral Elect on local reality

"Gaining extraordinary momentum in record time, ActionSA, within a year, has struck a chord with millions…

New, powerful potential COVID-19 variant found in South Africa

"COVID-19, as feared, is proving to be a rapidly evolving enemy, especially with ignorant South Africans…

85% of Healthcare workers to leave SA if NHI implemented

"Solidarity released its latest report on the National Health Insurance (NHI), which stresses that the majority…

Gov reveals cannabis master plan adding the plant to school curriculums

"According to the Department of Agriculture, Land Reform and Rural Development, the establishment of the Cannabis…

Mandatory vaccination policies in the workplace, Rob Russell offers clarity on the contentious topic

"With the virus now an intimate part of our lives globally, South Africans, like the rest…

What’s going on? Newcastle businesses discuss the local economy

"Taking a walk around Newcastle, KwaZulu-Natal, our editor chatted with various SMMEs, asking them how they…

In 3 months, murder jumps by 66% and rape 72%—Cele’s stats shock SA

"Police Minister Bheki Cele took centre stage on Friday, 20 August 2021, delivering the intensely concerning crime…

N3 highway upgrades result in shorter travel times between Durban and Gauteng

"The South African National Roads Agency and the Department of Transport have begun implementing the N3…

COVID-19: Concerns over Amajuba District death rate. “Schools responsible for cluster cases”

"However, what is truly concerning, is that the Provincial Government has also noted an increase in…

ActionSA’s Newcastle Mayoral Elect on the future of the town

"Coming as a surprise announcement late into ActionSA's national campaign, the political party's president, Herman Mashaba,…

Did you know Newcastle has a State Vet for impoverished pet owners and rural farmers?

"For pet owners, caring for an animal can and does run into the thousands, making it…

Durban mayor states City on the up, following huge “looter-losses”

"Due to the global pandemic, lockdown restrictions, and the recent civil unrest, the tourism sector has…

Woman arrested at a Newcastle Sunnyridge B&B, with piles of CVs

"On Thursday evening, 5 August 2021, Newcastle Crime Fighter Task Team's Imran Ghafoor explains that Amajuba Crime…

Newcastle CPF and SAPS prepare as threats of further unrest surface

"As Newcastle, KwaZulu-Natal eases back into normality following the civil unrest, threats have allegedly come to…

Gov Education vs Students vs Teachers – An in-depth discussion

"Flash forward decades after these powerful words were pronounced, and you now arrive in a country…

Acknowledging the various heroes who stopped Newcastle from falling

"Like a destructive wave, the social unrest in July swept through Gauteng and KwaZulu-Natal. However, unlike…

ActionSA’s Herman Mashaba announces Newcastle’s Mayoral elect candidate at Blackrock

"Playing host to ActionSA's leadership this past weekend, the political party's president Herman Mashaba arrived in…

Mediclinic Newcastle welcomes Medical Oncologist, Dr Bonginkosi Shadrack Shoba

"Developing on its impressive, continually growing medical services, Mediclinic Newcastle now welcomes Dr Bonginkosi Shadrack Shoba,…

Newcastle paramedics plead for abuse and prank calls to stop

"Trained and qualified to respond to emergencies, with a principal focus on saving lives, paramedics are…

Here is why farmers are demanding the removal of Mooi River Toll Plaza

"The agricultural union of KwaZulu-Natal, Kwanalu, is calling for the removal of the Mooi River Toll…

Prevent Firearms Bill Change, deadline this week!

"Time is running out for South Africans to take a stand against the Firearms Control Amendment…

Newcastle bids farewell to Cas Prinsloo, a leader in education

"Holding an array of accolades and achievements within the education sector, Cas Prinsloo, a proud Newcastle…

Curro Mount Richmore; celebrating a collection of our learners’ achievements in 2021

"As the year tips into the second act of 2021, we are proud to announce; the…

Mediclinic SA CEO implements steps to keep KZN hospitals stocked

In a letter to Mediclinic hospitals, CEO of Mediclinic Southern Africa, Koert Pretorius, explained, “We are…

161 malls, 11 warehouses and 8 factories affected, as KZN takes stock

"Acting Minister in the Presidency, Khumbudzo Ntshavheni, says an estimated 150 000 jobs are at risk…

Mediclinic Newcastle welcomes General Surgeon Dr Christien Steenkamp to the team

"Further increasing medical offerings throughout the area, Mediclinic Newcastle warmly welcomes General Surgeon Dr Christien Steenkamp…

Suppliers overcharging could be fined R1m or visit prison, reminds NCC

"Stemming from reports of possible food shortages in both KwaZulu-Natal and Gauteng, the National Consumer Commission…

KZN Mayors give commitments as services begin to resume

"According to a recent meeting, the Province's Mayors have committed to mobilising resources in response to…

Together, we are stronger: Taxi Association says they will defend South Africans

"One thing the protestors never envisioned nor bank on was the fact that all races, genders…

Durban and Newcastle Municipalities address service delivery a day after protests

"As a result, many people are now looking to their respective Municipalities on what can be…

ActionSA’s Faizel Cassim explains the party’s core values and why the party is for all

"The local leader of the party, Faizel Cassim, explains that ActionSA's core elements resonate with South…

Healthcare sector takes beating due to protests, we speak to Mediclinic SA and TRIVS

"As protestors unleash havoc, the carnage left in their wake is fast-tallying up. In a statement…

Stressed from all the tech in your life? Simply Smash It!

"Speaking to Tammy Chapman, the Newcastillian – Online News learns more about this unique and creative…

OPINION: Setting a “president” in South Africa, Why Zuma must go

"Since coming into power, the highly publicised and profoundly controversial former South African President, Jacob Zuma,…

Mediclinic Newcastle’s neurosurgeon, Dr Buthelezi, on his journey and aspirations

"In March 2021, Mediclinic Newcastle transformed the local medical sector after welcoming neurosurgeon, Dr Thamsanqa Buthelezi…

Costly chaos as Transnet initiates investigations following second train derailing

"This past weekend, a loaded export coal train with 208 wagons derailed at Dassieshoogte, near Vryheid,…

Owner of De Hoop Collection and Chairman of Cape Country Routes, discusses the transformation of tourism

"With international terminals collecting dust and countries further restricting travel to our bushveld luxury businesses, the…

Mediclinic Newcastle announces visitation changes as KZN Premier warns of resurgence

"As South Africa faces tighter lockdown restrictions, the race against the third wave within the province…