2010

 
Were you awake in 2010? Let's see . . .
Were you awake in 2010? Let's see . . .
Here are 101 questions to test your knowledge of the people, events, milestones and disappointments of 2010. No cheating!
Mandela to skip World Cup opening ceremony
Mandela to skip World Cup opening ceremony
Nelson Mandela plans to skip the opening ceremony of the Soccer World Cup finals in South Africa in June and will watch the tournament from home,...
Parreira: We need to emphasise our strengths
Parreira: We need to emphasise our strengths
South Africa coach Carlos Alberto Parreira said on Friday it was much too early to determine how much progress his Bafana Bafana have made in their...
Hotels look to cash in on World Cup
Hotels look to cash in on World Cup
About half of hotels, lodges and other accommodation in South Africa will charge premium rates during the World Cup, but Tourism Minister Marthinus...
Pretoria: nightlife
Pretoria: nightlife
South Africa's capital city is less cosmopolitan than its neightbour Johannesburg, but Pretoria comes alive in certain areas by night if you know...
Pretoria: Where to eat
Pretoria: Where to eat
From mouthwatering Portuguese food to fresh farm produce and every local's favourite pizza joint, we bring you the best of Pretoria dining.
The USA
The USA
The United States reached the 2010 Soccer World Cup by finishing top in the final six-team CONCACAF (Confederation of North, Central American and...
Alleged 'e.tv criminal' may be schizophrenic, court told
Alleged 'e.tv criminal' may be schizophrenic, court told
A man who allegedly told an e.tv programme he would "rob and kill" tourists during the 2010 World Cup may be schizophrenic, the Johannesburg...
Dummy's guide to buying World Cup tickets
Dummy's guide to buying World Cup tickets
A total of just over three million tickets have been made available for the soccer World Cup, with just more than 743000 for sale to the general...
World Cup fires SA's dreams of riches and identity
World Cup fires SA's dreams of riches and identity
A strange thing happens after you've been an expat for a while. You start feeling for your adopted country, if not pride, then at least an...
The road to 2010
The road to 2010
World Cup qualifying proved easy for England, a pain for Portugal, a breeze for Brazil, fortuitous for France and anxious for Argentina.
SA tackles World Cup child-trafficking fears
SA tackles World Cup child-trafficking fears
Lesotho-born Thato was brought to South Africa at age three, by a woman she knew simply as "granny".