A proposed Gauteng coal mine is threatening 20 000 hectares of food-rich land and vital water sources.
Marchers have demanded Heidelberg Hoër Volkskool relooks its decision to phase out English classes, claiming it to be racist and unconstitutional.
Gauteng's second-best municipality seems to have a grip on things, but service delivery still falls short, writes Kwanele Sosibo.
Hundreds of residents of Ratanda in Heidelberg have gathered again to continue protests over power disconnections and the cost of electricity.
A German anatomist whose exhibit of preserved corpses has drawn international controversy went to court on Tuesday to appeal against a court ruling that said he was not qualified to use the title "professor". Gunther von Hagens's Body Worlds show has generated curiosity and outrage, drawing several million visitors worldwide.