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‘Fate: The Winx Saga’ is everything fans feared

'Fate: The Winx Saga' is everything fans fearedBy Jamal Grootboom 13m ago Share this article: ShareTweetShareShareShareEmailShareRemember how we all wondered who asked for a dark live-action “Winx Club” adaptation, well “Fate: The Winx Saga” is exactly the abomination we feared. Rating 1/5 Based on the popular Italian animated show the “Winx Club”, Fate: The Winx Saga reimagines the fairies in Alfea in a more realistic setting with Bloom (Abigail Cowen), Stella (Hannah van der Westhuys..

Simphiwe Dana defends Somizi after he loses he’s cool with journalists

Simphiwe Dana defends Somizi after he loses he’s cool with journalistsBy Entertainment Writer 33m ago Share this article: ShareTweetShareShareShareEmailShareMusician Simphiwe Dana has defended Somizi Mhlongo-Motaung for putting journalists on blast. It all started when Julia Madibogo of City Press approached the “Idols SA” judge for comment on allegations that he was divorcing his husband, Mohale Motaung-Mhlongo. Responding via text to the request for comment, Somizi said: “Please make my year a..

Duke and Duchess of Sussex donate lunches to volunteers

Duke and Duchess of Sussex donate lunches to volunteersBy Bang Showbiz 14m ago Share this article: ShareTweetShareShareShareEmailShareThe Duke and Duchess of Sussex sent lunch to a group of volunteers working for The Mission Continues. The royal couple shared a "small token of [their] appreciation" towards The Mission Continues - who help veterans who are adjusting to life at home to find purpose through community impact - via their own Archewell Foundation, in the form of a delivery of meals fr..

Sade Giliberti labelled ‘global icon’ following her TV comeback in the UK

Sade Giliberti labelled ‘global icon’ following her TV comeback in the UKBy Entertainment Reporter 36m ago Share this article: ShareTweetShareShareShareEmailShareFormer child star and award-winning TV presenter, Sade Giliberti made her return to the small screens with a new TV show in the UK. The former YoTV star is hosting the lifestyle show, “It’s 5 O’Clock Somewhere”, alongside TikTok star and TV host, Niall Gray. “It’s 5 O’Clock Somewhere” shines a spotlight on arts, culture and music and do..

Paul Bettany wants his kids to ‘live authentically’

Paul Bettany wants his kids to 'live authentically'By Bang Showbiz 33m ago Share this article: ShareTweetShareShareShareEmailSharePaul Bettany says watching his father struggle with his sexuality has helped him with fatherhood. The “WandaVision” star - who has Kai, 23, and Stellan, 17, and daughter Agnes, nine, with his wife Jennifer Connelly - admits his father's battle with his sexuality before he passed in 2015 has made it even more important for him that his children get to "l..

Shanghai Disney Resort looks into travel platform following Uighur refusal

Shanghai Disney Resort looks into travel platform following Uighur refusalBy Reuters 14m ago Share this article: ShareTweetShareShareShareEmailShareBy Brenda Goh and Yew Lun Tian Walt Disney's resort in the Chinese city of Shanghai said on Monday it was investigating after a travel agency apparently refused to let a member of the Uighur Muslim minority use a resort and lodging package sold by a hotel nearby. Screenshots of a conversation between a customer who identified as ethnic Uighur an..

Discrimination ups anxiety risk regardless of genetics

Discrimination ups anxiety risk regardless of geneticsBy IANS 14m ago Share this article: ShareTweetShareShareShareEmailShareRegardless of genetic risks, exposure to discrimination in life plays a significant role in developing anxiety and related disorders, suggests a new study. Published in the Proceedings of National Academy of Sciences journal, the study determined that even after controlling genetic risk for anxiety, depression and neuroticism, people reported greater discrimination experie..

Tweeps share their thoughts on ‘butter tea’

Tweeps share their thoughts on ‘butter tea’By Lutho Pasiya 2m ago Share this article: ShareTweetShareShareShareEmailShareWhen it comes to odd food combinations, the internet does not have a shortage of dishes that can make some go "ew," in disgust while some say "oh," in wonder and curiosity. A weird combination that has recently caught the attention of Twitter users has been making rounds this week - a video that shows an individual making “butter tea”. The recording may leave you with thought..

Free agent Jack Wilshere rejoins Bournemouth on short-term deal

Free agent Jack Wilshere rejoins Bournemouth on short-term dealBy Reuters 14m ago Share this article: ShareTweetShareShareShareEmailShareLONDON – Former West Ham United midfielder and free agent Jack Wilshere has returned to Bournemouth, signing a contract until the end of the season, the second-tier Championship club said on Monday. Wilshere made 27 appearances for Bournemouth when he was loaned to the south coast club from Arsenal in the 2016-17 season. The 29-year-old began training with Bour..

Cape law enforcement confiscate illegal firearms during crime-fighting activities

Cape law enforcement confiscate illegal firearms during crime-fighting activitiesBy Staff Reporter 2m ago Share this article: ShareTweetShareShareShareEmailShareThe City of Cape Town’s metro police and law enforcement officers arrested several suspects for the possession of illegal firearms, while on regular patrols. The City’s Metro Police Department made 34 arrests for firearm-related contraventions since July last year, and these include the possession of illegal and imitation firearms. Offi..

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New Mexico official who said ‘the only good Democrat is a dead Democrat’ arrested for Capitol riot

New Mexico official who said 'the only good Democrat is a dead Democrat' arrested for Capitol riotBy The Washington Post 18m ago Share this article: ShareTweetShareShareShareEmailShareBy Aaron Blake President Trump's culpability for the attempted insurrection at the U.S. Capitol two weeks ago will be judged by US senators in a looming impeachment trial - and possibly by the court system after he leaves the presidency. And now a man with a personal connection to Trump - and whose v..

Previous coronavirus infection may offer less protection from new variant

Previous coronavirus infection may offer less protection from new variantBy Reuters 33m ago Share this article: ShareTweetShareShareShareEmailShareBy Tim Cocks and Alexander Winning Johannesburg - Previous infection with the coronavirus may offer less protection against the new variant first identified in South Africa, scientists said on Monday, although they hope that vaccines will still work. Studies also found that the new variant binds more strongly and readily to human cells. That helps exp..

ANA cartoonist Bethuel Mangena scoops international award

ANA cartoonist Bethuel Mangena scoops international awardBy Vuyolwethu Fundam 16m ago Share this article: ShareTweetShareShareShareEmailShareCape Town - Bethuel Mangena, a cartoonist at African News Agency, was announced on Monday as one of the winners in the Third International Cartoon Contest. The call for the competition was published internationally in the first days of the coronavirus outbreak in Iran. Organisers said the call was met with great enthusiasm by artists from all around the wor..

9 010 new Covid-19 cases and 344 more deaths as experts say research on new SA variant must be sped up

9 010 new Covid-19 cases and 344 more deaths as experts say research on new SA variant must be sped upBy Lou-Anne Daniels, Baldwin Ndaba 24m ago Share this article: ShareTweetShareShareShareEmailShareCape Town - South Africa has recorded 9 010 new cases and a further 344 Covid-19 related deaths over the past 24 hours, Health Minister Zweli Mkhize confirmed on Monday. Of the deaths recorded on Monday, 91 were from KwaZulu-Natal, 88 from the Western Cape, 66 from the Eastern Cape, 63 from Gauteng ..