Kohli and Rohit given extra time to prepare for Proteas in Tests

An indication of the importance with which India is viewing the Test portion of its tour to South Africa is illustrated by the fact that those two matches are the only ones in which their superstar batting duo, Virat Kohli and Rohit Sharma will participate.Original post on timeslive

Volkswagen SA boss says brand is not leaving our shores

Volkswagen’s international passenger car CEO Thomas Schaefer caused a stir at the weekend by saying South Africa must get its political and infrastructural act together or risk losing major foreign automotive investments.Original post on timeslive

Troubled Kaizer Chiefs Saile past Swallows

Kaizer Chiefs rose above media reports that have rocked Naturena to beat lukewarm Moroka Swallows 1-0 in their DStv Premiership match at Dobsonville Stadium in Soweto on Sunday.Original post on timeslive

Bagnaia wins Valencia GP to defend MotoGP title

Ducati's Francesco Bagnaia won the season-ending Valencia Grand Prix on Sunday to claim a second straight MotoGP world championship as closest contender Jorge Martin crashed out after a collision with Marc Marquez.Original post on timeslive

Cop gunned down in KZN tavern buried

Several high-ranking officers paid their respects on Saturday at the funeral of slain KwaZulu-Natal police constable Sphesihle Cele, 26, who lost his life on November 16 in the line of duty.Original post on timeslive

Russell fastest in final Abu Dhabi GP practice

George Russell went fastest for Mercedes in final practice for Formula One's season-ending Abu Dhabi Grand Prix on Saturday while triple champion Max Verstappen complained about the handling of his Red Bull.Original post on timeslive

Vinales on pole in Valencia with new lap record

Aprilia's Maverick Vinales set a lap record to take pole position for the season-ending Valencia Grand Prix on Saturday while championship leader Francesco Bagnaia will start second on the grid, four places ahead of closest contender Jorge Martin.Original post on timeslive

Rubik's Cube-loving 9-year-old among hostages freed from Gaza

Ohad Munder, who spent his ninth birthday as a hostage in Gaza, was among four young children freed from captivity on Friday, as he returned with his mother and grandmother to Israel on the first day of a planned four-day truce and prisoner exchange.Original post on timeslive

IEC continues online voter registrations

People who were not able to register at the weekend to vote in the 2024 national and provincial elections can still register online on the Electoral Commission of South Africa's website.Original post on timeslive

Martin wins Qatar GP sprint to cut Bagnaia's lead

Pramac Racing's Jorge Martin won the Qatar Grand Prix sprint to cut Francesco Bagnaia's world championship lead to seven points after the Ducati rider came fifth at the Lusail International Circuit on Saturday.Original post on timeslive

Leclerc rockets to pole position in Sin City

Charles Leclerc put Ferrari on pole position for the inaugural Las Vegas Grand Prix on Saturday, with Red Bull's triple Formula One world champion Max Verstappen stepping up to join him on the front row.Original post on timeslive

Alfa Romeo unleashes new Tributo Italiano models

To be sold in markets around the world and built to celebrate the marque's rich Italian heritage, the special edition vehicles are available exclusively in the colours of the Italian national flag: green (Verde Montreal), red (Rosso Alfa) and white (Bianco Alfa).Original post on timeslive

Two Phala Phala accused granted bail

Two siblings facing charges of theft in connection with $580,000 (R10.6m) stolen from President Cyril Ramaphosa’s Phala Phala game farm have been granted bail.Original post on timeslive