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#DiariesOfASingleCricketMum: A Story To Make Your Five Days

Durban-based journo and single mum Fatima Asmal is currently on a holiday break in Cape Town with her ten-year-old son Amr, a cricket super-fan....

ISIL hostage John Cantlie takes us on an awkward tour of...

Followed by a video camera, British citizen John Cantlie shops at the city market, visits children at a local hospital and talks us through the...

South Africa’s Trevor Noah is the new Jon Stewart

Australia got the Cricket World Cup. South Africa got the Daily Show. We win. — Phil de Lange (@TakeYourPhil) March 30, 2015 South African Trevor Noah...

“I Could Write A Book On The Experiences Of The Poor...

I studied at the University of Pretoria/Tuks (I hate that I have to talk about myself but this is necessary). The dynamics at Tuks...

Explained: What is Wordle?

For the past few weeks, Twitter has been filled with green, yellow and black squares. You wouldn’t be too far off if...

Parent’s post about Woolworths’ gender binaries blows up online

A frustrated mom, Paula Chaplin probably didn't expect her Facebook post on the lack of diversity in Woolworths' toddlers' clothing to blow up like...

Dear ANC, WTF was this?

On Wednesday morning, a picture of a woman wearing a skimpy bikini in ANC colours was posted on the @ANCJHB Twitter page. The tweet...

“Stock clothes that encourage girls to live their lives to the...

A mother’s post about how she believes kids’ clothing sold by Woolworths is enforcing gender stereotypes went viral this week. THE DAILY VOX spoke...

Is Luis Suárez the vampire among us?

Last night Uruguay soccer star Luis Suárez bit an opponent during a #FIFA2014 game against Italy. It is the third time he has bitten...

EFF in public spat over corruption

The EFF MP Andile Mngxitama threw down the glove Thursday when he made allegations of corruption in the EFF and claimed the party was...

“Don’t try to make me feel bad because I am blue...

Sudanese model Nykhor Paul has posted a scathing criticism of makeup artists who fail to cater to dark-skinned models. In a post to photo-sharing platform...

Is the #DASexScandal legit?

On Saturday the hashtag #DASexScandal and another variant, #DASexGate, went viral. These twitter tongues were set wagging after an explosive email alleged DA parliamentary leader Mmusi...

“All hail Caitlyn – but what about Caster?” asks Twitter

“Call me Caitlyn” was the buzz phrase late on Monday on Twitter – but what does it say about us that Caster Semenya is...

#MugabeFalls – and gets back up again

Zimbabwean president Robert Mugabe fell down a flight of stairs at Harare International Airport yesterday, instantly launching a new meme. - Featured image via Twitter

Dance the Zuma tune

Our Durban reporter, RUMANA AKOOB is at a "Hands Off Zuma" march in Durban. And she's found the cutest Zuma supporter... //instagram.com/p/lPPgkdEpwm

Did Christopher Panayiotou pull a Shrien Dewani?

Slain Port Elizabeth teacher Jayde Panayiotou’s husband is widely believed to be the second suspect arrested in connection with her murder, although this is yet...

Tiny hips and fat lips – body-shaming gone viral

In recent years social media platforms like Instagram have become a playground for young people perpetuating stereotypes about the ideal body and shaming those...

Should 702 be allowed to close down the city?

On Sunday, tens of thousands took to the streets of Jozi for the 702 Walk the Talk.  This year the event asked all entrants to...

Parliament Central: SA’s newest comedy show

Once upon a time, Parliament was a house of etiquette, decorum and even conservative behaviour. But that’s done with. This year the house has...
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