Dad ‘forcefully abducts’ son, 14, from mother’s Pretoria house amid lockdown

Dad 'forcefully abducts' son, 14, from mother's Pretoria house amid lockdown: The father of a teenage boy is arrested after allegedly "forcefully abducting" him from his mother's house in Pretoria.. Articles relating to Places | pretoria Free Press Release Submissions. … [Read more...]

South Africa, get your house in order now, say church leaders

South Africa, get your house in order now, say church leaders: South Africa urgently needs to get its house in order, senior church leaders from different denominations concluded at the Southern African Catholic Bishops' Conference.. Articles relating to Places | pretoria 'Measures can ensure suspected coronavirus cases in Africa don't reach SA' - Chinese ambassador: China's ambassador in South Africa Lin Songtian says measures are in place to ensure that suspected cases of the deadly … [Read more...]

Pretoria Image: Church of Bet Medhane Alem (House of the Redeemer of the World), Lalibela, Ethiopia

This #Church Square tagged image is courtesy of Flickr. Click on the Flickr account holder below the photograph to see more. Image by A.Davey According to the Website "King Lalibela," "Bet Medhane Alem is the largest monolithic rock-hewn church in the world, measuring 11.5m [37' 8"] in height and covering an area of almost 800m2 [8,610 square feet]." "A plain building, held up by 36 pillars on the inside and another 36 around the outside, Bet Medhane Alem has … [Read more...]

‘His huffing and puffing will not blow the Tshwane house down’ – DA on Maile

'His huffing and puffing will not blow the Tshwane house down' - DA on Maile: The DA in Gauteng has accused Gauteng Human Settlements, Urban Planning and Cogta MEC Lebogang Maile of using bullying tactics against the City's speaker to force a change of government in Tshwane.. Articles relating to Places | pretoria 10 babies died at Tembisa Hospital due to antibiotic-resistant bacteria outbreak last year: The Gauteng Department of Health has confirmed that 10 babies died at Tembisa … [Read more...]

Pretoria Image: TRANSPORT HOUSE IN BELFAST [THE UGLY HOARDING HAS EVENTUALLY BEEN REPLACED BUT ON THE CHEAP]-121000

This #Union Buildings tagged image is courtesy of Flickr. Click on the Flickr account holder below the photograph to see more. Image by infomatique For many years the building as been surrounded by very unattractive hoarding but recently the Unite Union agreed to carry out works to remove the awful hoarding and to replace it with a high quality mural in keeping with the building. Unfortunately what I thought was high quality tile-work is nothing more than a painting on wooden hoarding. I … [Read more...]

Pretoria Image: Church of Bet Medhane Alem (House of the Redeemer of the World), Lalibela, Ethiopia

This #Church Square tagged image is courtesy of Flickr. Click on the Flickr account holder below the photograph to see more. Image by A.Davey According to the Website "King Lalibela," "Bet Medhane Alem is the largest monolithic rock-hewn church in the world, measuring 11.5m [37' 8"] in height and covering an area of almost 800m2 [8,610 square feet]." "A plain building, held up by 36 pillars on the inside and another 36 around the outside, Bet Medhane Alem has … [Read more...]

Fire department truck ploughs into Centurion house

Fire department truck ploughs into Centurion house: A fire department water tanker has crashed into a house in Centurion, says the Tshwane Emergency Services.. Articles relating to Places | pretoria 'I forgot about all the issues and just celebrated with fellow South Africans' - fans celebrate RWC win: Hundreds of people gathered at Loftus Versfeld to watch the Springboks take on England in the 2019 Rugby World Cup final.. Articles relating to Places | pretoria 'Look around you, … [Read more...]

Pretoria Image: Boston – Freedom Trail: Old State House

This #Blue Bulls tagged image is courtesy of Flickr. Click on the Flickr account holder below the photograph to see more. Image by wallyg The Old State House, built in 1713, is the oldest surviving public building in Boston. . Alternatively called the Town House, the court of the provisional governor, City Hall, and in time the statehouse of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, the State House is now operated by the Bostonian Society, Boston's historical society and one of many landmarks … [Read more...]

Tshwane residents march to ‘White House’ for a safer Sunnyside

Tshwane residents march to 'White House' for a safer Sunnyside: The march created awareness of gender-based violence and and other crime issues in the community.. Articles relating to Places | pretoria Manhunt under way for Kameeldrift farm murder suspects: A Pretoria farm owner has been shot dead while repairing his electric fence. Police are on the hunt for two assailants.. Articles relating to Places | pretoria Check mate: Edenvale's 7-year-old chess prodigy: While most … [Read more...]

Pretoria Image: Houghton South Australia. Bristol House a fine stone Georgian style house erected around 1845 as a residence and butcher shop.

This #Union Buildings tagged image is courtesy of Flickr. Click on the Flickr account holder below the photograph to see more. Image by denisbin Houghton and Inglewood. A private town was created in 1841 on some land leased by John Richardson from Sir John Morphett. Richardson named his property Houghton Lodge and then he subdivided some of it into Houghton village. At the centre of his village he laid out an English style green. It was planted with English trees- Elms, Oaks etc. The first … [Read more...]