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

"Mediclinic Newcastle warmly welcomes General Surgeon Dr Christien Steenkamp as of 1 August 2021 to the…

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

"The highly publicised and profoundly controversial former SA President, Jacob Zuma, has travelled a journey unlike…

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…

The PEOPLE feature: Ballito’s Sables Creatures and Freedom Communities

"Ballito-based Sables Creatures, a pro-life animal rescue organisation founded in June 2012 by Seema Duwrakah, has…

Chatting with ActionSA’s Faizel Cassim on his life, views, and Newcastle

"The always welcoming, full of life Faizel Cassim moved to Newcastle 17 years ago, where the…

Convicted Vryheid rapist goes free, judges blame courts

"Two KwaZulu-Natal judges have successfully overturned the conviction and 15-year prison sentence of a young man…

Drakensberg Primary School from a contender to a leader

"Producing steadfast moral values, continuously endeavouring to uplift its learners, Drakensberg Primary School has transformed from…

OPINION: Cutting the tension in South Africa – Don’t forget our path

"While scrolling down one of the numerous social media platforms, I noted how various South Africans…

Dr Burnie Burnard discusses his road to recovery following vicious dog attack

"On 15 December 2020, a beloved Northern KwaZulu-Natal Obstetrician and Gynecologist, Dr Burnie Burnard, was savagely…

What hurts more, a slap or a punch? Head Senseis and MMA fighter gives low down

"If you are born and raised South African, regardless of where you hail from throughout our…

eThekwini (Durban) Municipality to implement water and sanitation infrastructure levy—here are the prices

"eThekwini residents can expect to see their municipal accounts climb within the coming days, but it…

The PEOPLE Feature: Drakensberg Primary School’s Principal, Pieter Hanekom

"The purpose of the feature is to showcase various personalities who play a significant role in…

Three things in the news you should know about, from crime to corruption and more

"Here are three trending news topics to keep an eye on over the upcoming days."

Protestors rally against Firearms Amendment Bill and numerous illegal firearm arrests made

"A profoundly concerning approach from Government in the fight against crime, the call to change the…

DNA testing required to identify deceased in horror crash

"KwaZulu-Natal MEC for Transport, Community Safety and Liaison, Neliswa Peggy Nkonyeni, has called on motorists to…

Durban (eThekwini) to host Vodacom Durban July Grand Experience

"As a prestigious and astute annual event boasting glamour and glory, the Vodacom July once again…

Boston – Higher education – the primary antidote to unemployment

“Boston City Campus is open for mid-year registrations for diplomas and degrees, so use the opportunity…

Report on Utrecht Farmer, Walter Lawrence Nelson’s death, and two friends share stories

"On Tuesday, 8 June 2021, Walter Lawrence Nelson, a well-known figure within the Newcastle and Utrecht…

Broken society or legal system? Two more women savagely murdered

"She requested the court to consider the nature of the offence being gruesome and inhumane. She…

Employment Minister issues new direction concerning vaccinations in the workplace

"Constitutional grounds could be the right to bodily integrity in section 12(2) and the right to…

Morester Children’s Home management responds to allegations

"A message concerning Morester Child and Youth Care Centre (CYCC) recently circulated on social media platforms…

Mediclinic Newcastle on increase in COVID cases as Amajuba District “nears the line”

"When focussing on the Amajuba District, the Premier pointed out that the District is the only…

Newcastle prostitutes speak to us about KZN Legislature driving decriminalisation of sex work

"An industry ignored by many, yet older than time itself, prostitution is a world many Newcastillians…

Newcastle welcomes NN (Newcastle) 4×4 Cruiser Parts to the community

"Commandeering extensive experience within the motoring industry and placing immense focus on service delivery—Newcastle's newest business…

Mediclinic Newcastle welcomes Dr Lethabo Kekana, Specialist Obstetrician and Gynaecologist

"Mediclinic Newcastle officially welcomes Obstetrician and Gynaecologist Dr Lethabo Kekana to the private healthcare facility."

The upgraded Newcastillian – Online News is live! You are going to love it!

"Over the past three years, the Newcastillian - Online News has successfully transformed and advanced media…

From Schoolyard bullying to abuse, National Child Protection Week a must

"Running from 30 May 2021 to 6 June 2021, National Child Protection Week is commemorated to…

From the cleanest town to the rubbish bin, where are Newcastle’s street cleaners?

"As mentioned by multiple Newcastillians, the town has progressively transformed from its status of "the cleanest…

No more guns for self-defence if Gov gets its Bill passed. Have your say here

"The Bill seeks to amend the Firearms Control Act, 2000 (Act No 60 of 2000), focussing…

St Dominics Newcastle launches virtual open day tour

"With this in mind and taking the current COVID-19 restrictions into account, St Dominics Newcastle is…

Chief Traffic Officer updates us on injured traffic officer and addresses continued reckless driving

"Due to the said reckless driving, as recently reported on, a prominent traffic officer, Nivesh Nair,…

SAAPA SA demands stricter booze restrictions, Beer Association Boss whips back

"Producing devastating consequences on the economy, but a favourable outcome on people's health—the restrictions on alcohol…

Mediclinic Newcastle and KZN Health MEC celebrate International Nurses Day

Patient Experience Manager Nondumiso Mbhele explained, "While we acknowledge that 2021 has been a challenging year…

VIDEO: Newcastle K9 Search and Rescue Unit sent our editor “over the edge”

"Joining a paramedic and a security official from Magenta, as well as two local traffic officers,…

Remembering Newcastle’s beloved Herkie Oosthuizen

"Paying tribute to a renowned Newcastillian, who by all accounts was respected, loved, and a full…

Humans and our misunderstood marriage to sex

"Why, after hundreds of thousands of years of being on this planet, are we still so…

OPINION: Are you still in school, or have you grown up?

"The volume of psychological literature explaining this form of behaviour is overwhelming, yet why do people…