Paul Ash Senior reporter

Paul Ash is a senior reporter at the Sunday Times, covering transport, environment and wildlife, farming, tourism and defence. He was a 14-year veteran of the paper's travel section before moving to the newsroom in 2020 to focus on writing, reporting and telling stories in sound.

If we all turned off one light, we'd save the output of a Medupi ... If we all turned off one light, we'd save the output of a Medupi unit

South Africans collectively switching off unneeded lights would save more electricity than that produced by a ...

Busa considering court action to make Covid-19 vaccines ... Busa considering court action to make Covid-19 vaccines mandatory for all South African ...

Business for SA health working group chairperson Stavros Nicolaou said the organisation was “entirely aligned” with ...

50% capacity at stadiums for sport events on the cards if ... 50% capacity at stadiums for sport events on the cards if Covid-19 rate stays stable

SA is pushing ahead with plans to reopen stadiums for sport events as the country’s “Return to Play” programme gathers ...

Children aged 12-17 set to get coronavirus vaccinations Children aged 12-17 set to get coronavirus vaccinations

Health minister Joe Phaahla said the electronic registration system would be open for this age group from Wednesday ...

Short illness claims life of son of minister in the presidency Short illness claims life of son of minister in the presidency

Minister in the presidency Mondli Gungubele is mourning the death of his son, Karabo, who passed away on Friday.

Giraffes fight fair by picking on a rival their own size, SA ... Giraffes fight fair by picking on a rival their own size, SA research finds

When it comes to sparring over mates, giraffes - unlike the average human bar brawler - tend to pick on rivals their ...

Lions and cheetahs safe as wildfire burns past Gauteng animal ... Lions and cheetahs safe as wildfire burns past Gauteng animal sanctuary

The predators and antelopes at the Lion & Safari Park near Broederstroom escaped harm on Tuesday after an uncontained ...

Massive Medupi power station blast will not cause load-shedding: ... Massive Medupi power station blast will not cause load-shedding: Eskom

'Load-shedding is never from a single incident unless we have suffered setbacks at other plants,' says Eskom ...

Parliament orders inquiry into how rebellion caught SA's ... Parliament orders inquiry into how rebellion caught SA's security services napping

ISS security and policing consultant Dr Johan Burger said the failings in the SAPS Crime Intelligence unit were the ...