Cycle Tour shortened to 47 kms

The Cape Town Cycle Tour has been shortened from 109 kilometres to just 47 kilometres following major wildfires in the region.

Cape fires flare up again

The fires ravaging the mountains of the southern Peninsula in Cape Town have flared up again as firefighters battled through the night to contain the fire.

Zuma lauds CT firefighters

President Jacob Zuma has praised the "bravery and professionalism" of firefighters currently battling massive wildfires in Cape Town.

ANC brushes off JZ no confidence debate

The ANC says that the motion of no confidence in President Jacob Zuma that is to be debated in Parliament on Tuesday is a "gimmick" and a "waste of time".