World Tourism Day provides opportunities to youth

World Tourism Day, and the United Nations General Assembly announced the adoption of 2017 as the International Year of Sustainable Tourism for Development, that of economic, social and environmental.

The story of Diwali

When Rama killed the evil Ravana with a magic arrow, the whole world rejoiced. Rama and Sita began their long journey back to their land, and everybody lit oil lamps to guide them on their way and welcome them back.

Youth say no to crime in the community

Philile Mbhele, PRO of Umlazi Youth Desk, was the programme director of the event and encouraged youth to not engage in behaviour which is not accepted by the community.

Tennis club celebrates 10th anniversary

In commemoration of this milestone, the club honoured their senior members, some of whom were also celebrating their 75th birthday.

Seven tips to ease your pets’ fireworks fears

Nervous behaviors such as trembling, whimpering, and panting may be distressful to the pet, but the animal’s natural response to flee from what he interprets as a threatening situation may result in serious injury.

Driver shot in neck during hijacking

According to communications officer of Chatsworth SAPS, Cpt Cheryl Pillay, it is alleged that the victim was approached by armed suspects, who shot him in the neck before fleeing with his vehicle.

Wrong bodies cause pandemonium at funeral ceremony

Speaking to the Rising Sun, Kumaravelu Pillay’s relative, Tremmane Pillay, said their family is traumatised and was unable to find closure regarding Pillay’s death as they could not have a funeral or perform the last rights of their beloved uncle due to the blunder by the Mariannhill Funeral Services.