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  • Life as a Paramedic

    I am a 26-year-old female paramedic who’s been working for the Western Cape Ambulance Service for the past 5 years. This is the career I dreamed of practically all my life. There was so much respect shown for these... Read More
  • Virtual Reality: To Boldly Go…

    Whenever I heard the phrase “virtual reality (VR)”, I used think of flight simulators for training pilots, or the science fiction movies of my youth, or I’d even imagine a group of adolescent gamers... Read More
  • Junk Status and Your Wallet

    South Africa is still reeling following a week of not one, but two credit rating downgrades to Junk Status. Financial experts believe the effects of the downgrades by both Fitch Ratings and Standard & Poor’s will... Read More
  • Your Friday March Footage

      Thank you to all who sent us – or tagged us in – their footage. Those marching or gathering on Friday 7 April 2017 were asked to send us images and videos. The Carte Blanche team were on the ground... Read More
  • JOHN'S BLOG

    Determined to Dream

    There’s a Willow tree in front of an unremarkable house at number 8 Le Bourget Avenue.  At least there was when I lived there as a young boy.  It wasn’t a beautiful tree, but it was characterful.  I imagined it... Read More

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  • Bell Pottinger

    24 April 2017, 14:00
    Bell Pottinger, the controversial financial public relations group representing the Gupta family’s main company...
  • Fitspiration

    24 April 2017, 14:00
    Fuelled by compulsive exercise and restrictive eating, Fitspiration is the health revolution that’s pushing the...
  • Heritage and History

    24 April 2017, 14:00
    Are we keeping South Africa’s history alive by expertly preserving the country’s heritage sites and museums? Why do...
  • Tissue Regeneration

    24 April 2017, 14:00
    Can scientists mend a broken heart? New medical research on the zebra-fish could hold the answer. This tiny freshwater...
  • Life After Death

    18 April 2017, 12:06
    Is there life after death? Can our spirits live on, long after our bodies die? These questions have plagued mankind for...
  • Preimplantation Genetic Diagnosis

    18 April 2017, 12:04
    Seventy percent of humans carry one or more genetic mutations, which could result in them producing children with...
  • Father A Nation

    18 April 2017, 12:03
    Does growing up without a father, make young men more susceptible to negative influences? Researchers believe that...
  • EMS Paramedics

    18 April 2017, 12:02
    They’re usually the first respondents at the scene of an accident or a medical emergency, but in recent months,...
  • Life as a Paramedic

    16 April 2017, 19:00
    I am a 26-year-old female paramedic who’s been working for the Western Cape Ambulance Service for the past 5 years....
  • Extended interview with Dr. Iraj Abedian on Junk Status

    12 April 2017, 18:25
    South Africa is still reeling from last week’s double-downgrade. Now carrying the label of junk status, is there a...
  • Update: Cloning Against Extinction

    12 April 2017, 10:58
    In 2003, Carte Blanche met the African continent’s first cloned cow named Futhi. Sadly, Futhi died. But she leaves...
  • Immersive Technology

    11 April 2017, 9:46
    Virtual reality technology is revolutionizing the way designers, architects and artists create. From K53 driver...
  • SA Junk Status

    11 April 2017, 9:40
    Just days after President Jacob Zuma reshuffled his cabinet and fired Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan and his Deputy...
  • Virtual Reality: To Boldly Go…

    By Claire Mawisa
    10 April 2017, 15:52
    Whenever I heard the phrase “virtual reality (VR)”, I used think of flight simulators for training pilots,...
  • The People’s March

    10 April 2017, 13:29
    Thousands of South Africans took their protests and placards to the streets on Friday. But the ruling party was quick...
  • Terror Arms Cache

    10 April 2017, 13:26
    A large cache of assault weapons including bombs, hand grenades, a suicide vest and automatic rifles were found in a...
  • Junk Status and Your Wallet

    09 April 2017, 19:00
    South Africa is still reeling following a week of not one, but two credit rating downgrades to Junk Status. Financial...
  • Uncle Kathy: A Carte Blanche Tribute

    03 April 2017, 12:31
    Described as a humble and fearless leader, anti-Apartheid activist Ahmed Kathrada, who was also affectionately known as...

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