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#Cape Town

# cape-town - Monday 6 June, 2016

The South African restaurant where the waiters and cooks are inmates
# Serving Time
# Serving Time

The South African restaurant where the waiters and cooks are inmates

Jun 6th 2016, 5:00 PM 12,312 Views 5 Comments

The Pollsmoor Maximum Security prison, where the restaurant is located, was also once home to Nelson Mandela.

# cape-town - Tuesday 23 February, 2016

'We ran everywhere in the hospital. The baby was nowhere to be found'
# Kidnap Court Case
# Kidnap Court Case

'We ran everywhere in the hospital. The baby was nowhere to be found'

Feb 23rd 2016, 1:06 PM 24,640 Views 0 Comments

The mother of a baby who went missing, but was found as an adult, has been giving evidence in court.

# cape-town - Tuesday 2 February, 2016

Irish woman who died in South African yachting accident named
# Cape Town
# Cape Town

Irish woman who died in South African yachting accident named

Feb 2nd 2016, 5:55 PM 35,041 Views 2 Comments

Rachel Daly (49) had been sailing in the yacht with her husband PJ.

# cape-town - Wednesday 4 June, 2014

Former 7s star Hendricks set for 'Boks debut as Bakkies and Matfield reunite
# Transition
From The42
# Transition

Former 7s star Hendricks set for 'Boks debut as Bakkies and Matfield reunite

Jun 4th 2014, 3:49 PM 5,881 Views 6 Comments

Head coach Heyneke Meyer has named a starting team featuring 762 Test caps to face the ‘World XV’.

# cape-town - Friday 28 March, 2014

Children left homeless by fire 'went to school like it was a normal day'
# South Africa
# South Africa

Children left homeless by fire 'went to school like it was a normal day'

Mar 28th 2014, 7:15 AM 12,717 Views 21 Comments

Hundreds of Irish volunteers arrived in Cape Town last week to help build new classrooms for the children.

# cape-town - Tuesday 25 February, 2014

Bakery apologises for 'Just do it. He did it' Pistorius themed cookies
# Bad Taste
# Bad Taste

Bakery apologises for 'Just do it. He did it' Pistorius themed cookies

Feb 25th 2014, 9:43 PM 17,659 Views 0 Comments

Another cookie depicted a toilet with the wording “Caution” and “Using toilet Please don’t shoot!”

# cape-town - Friday 28 December, 2012

Mandela 'doing great' says family, denies he was 'sent home to die'
# Mandela
# Mandela

Mandela 'doing great' says family, denies he was 'sent home to die'

Dec 28th 2012, 5:31 PM 5,448 Views 7 Comments

The former South African president was released from hospital earlier this week following a three week stay where he was treated for a lung infection and gallstones.

# cape-town - Saturday 3 November, 2012

Injury to haunt skipper De Villiers ahead of Ireland showdown
# Boks
From The42
# Boks

Injury to haunt skipper De Villiers ahead of Ireland showdown

Nov 3rd 2012, 9:45 AM 946 Views 0 Comments

“I have a huge respect for the Irish,” said De Villiers ahead of their clash in Dublin this month.

# cape-town - Tuesday 11 September, 2012

Glasgow Warriors make Pro 12 title statement after Springbok Josh Strauss signs up
# Ambitions
From The42
# Ambitions

Glasgow Warriors make Pro 12 title statement after Springbok Josh Strauss signs up

Sep 11th 2012, 1:56 PM 1,019 Views 0 Comments

Thankfully for Connacht, the talented flanker will not arrive in Scotland in time for Friday’s Pro12 match.

# cape-town - Saturday 18 August, 2012

Rugby Championship: Pumas begin new phase in deep end
# Preview
From The42
# Preview

Rugby Championship: Pumas begin new phase in deep end

Aug 18th 2012, 7:28 AM 931 Views 0 Comments

Cape Town is the setting for Argentina’s debut in the competition formerly known as the Tri-Nations.

# cape-town - Thursday 16 August, 2012

Argentina prepare for Rugby Championship debut against Springboks
# Argy Barge
From The42
# Argy Barge

Argentina prepare for Rugby Championship debut against Springboks

Aug 16th 2012, 6:03 PM 1,096 Views 0 Comments

Los Pumas will make their tournament bow in Cape Town against a South African side rebuilding their front eight.

Super XV: South Africa replace Lions with Southern Kings
# Power Rugby
From The42
# Power Rugby

Super XV: South Africa replace Lions with Southern Kings

Aug 16th 2012, 2:22 PM 772 Views 0 Comments

The promoted franchise are expected to play their fixtures in the Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium.

# cape-town - Monday 25 June, 2012

Four New Zealand U20 players accused of rape
# IRB JWC
From The42
# IRB JWC

Four New Zealand U20 players accused of rape

Jun 25th 2012, 11:12 AM 1,916 Views 0 Comments

South African police are investigating an alleged incident involving a 22-year-old woman in Cape Town.

# cape-town - Sunday 17 June, 2012

U20s secure fifth-place play-off with win over England
# Historic
From The42
# Historic

U20s secure fifth-place play-off with win over England

Jun 17th 2012, 8:09 PM 1,147 Views 5 Comments

Mike Ruddock’s side overcame the Six Nations champions 27-12 in Cape Town today.

# cape-town - Tuesday 12 June, 2012

As it happened: Ireland v Italy, IRB Junior World Championships From The42
Live Jun 12th 2012, 1:43 PM

As it happened: Ireland v Italy, IRB Junior World Championships

# cape-town - Wednesday 26 October, 2011

Dublin loses out in bid for World Design Capital
# World Design Capital
From The Daily Edge
# World Design Capital

Dublin loses out in bid for World Design Capital

Oct 26th 2011, 2:05 PM 988 Views 18 Comments

Cape Town will be the World Design Capital in 2014, overcoming the challenge of Dublin and of Bilbao in Spain.

# cape-town - Wednesday 28 September, 2011

Video: British man loses legs in South Africa shark attack
# Shark Attack
# Shark Attack

Video: British man loses legs in South Africa shark attack

Sep 28th 2011, 9:38 PM 3,087 Views 11 Comments

The man had reportedly ignored warnings not to swim as great white sharks had been seen nearby.

# cape-town - Tuesday 21 June, 2011

Dublin shortlisted for World Design Capital status in 2014
# World Design Capital
# World Design Capital

Dublin shortlisted for World Design Capital status in 2014

Jun 21st 2011, 7:20 PM 1,535 Views 38 Comments

Dublin is one of the last three cities in the running for the prestigious status, alongside Bilbao and Cape Town.

# cape-town - Monday 13 June, 2011

Dublin in the running to be World Design Capital for 2014
# Dublin
From The Daily Edge
# Dublin

Dublin in the running to be World Design Capital for 2014

Jun 13th 2011, 9:14 PM 911 Views 1 Comment

Ireland’s capital city hopes to beat off competition from 53 other cities around the world.

# cape-town - Tuesday 23 November, 2010

Husband denies being involved in South African honeymoon murder
# Honeymoon Murder
# Honeymoon Murder

Husband denies being involved in South African honeymoon murder

Nov 23rd 2010, 2:45 PM 1,003 Views 0 Comments

South African police are investigating whether newlywed Anni Dewani was killed in a premeditated attack.

# cape-town - Monday 15 November, 2010

Bride killed after carjacking incident in South Africa
# Tourist Murder
# Tourist Murder

Bride killed after carjacking incident in South Africa

Nov 15th 2010, 1:47 PM 1,504 Views 0 Comments

Police have launched a murder investigation after a young woman on her honeymoon was killed following a carjacking incident in Cape Town.