Diamond Fields AdvertiserThe Diamond Fields Advertiser (DFA) is a daily newspaper published in Kimberley, South Africa, founded on 23 March 1878.
The earliest paper on the Diamond Fields was a weekly called the Diamond Field, published from 15 October 1870 at Pniel. It moved the following year first to Du Toit’s Pan and then New Rush (later renamed Kimberley), and had a strongly anti-imperial view point. Another of the early papers was the pro-British Diamond News of R. W. Murray.

  • England virtually seal T20 World Cup semi spot thanks to Buttler ton
    by AFP on Nov 1, 2021 at 4:38 pm

    England’s Jos Buttler celebrates after scoring a century during the ICC men’s Twenty20 World Cup cricket match against Sri Lanka at the Sharjah Cricket Stadium in Sharjah on Monday. Picture: Aamir QURESHI, AFP Jos Buttler hit the first century of the Twenty20 World Cup as England effectively booked their semi-final spot with a 26-run victory The post England virtually seal T20 World Cup semi spot thanks to Buttler ton appeared first on DFA.

  • Proteas managing energy levels well says Dwaine Pretorius
    by Zaahier Adams on Nov 1, 2021 at 4:29 pm

    Dwaine Pretorius of South Africa says he believes the Proteas still have plenty left in the tank for their clash against Bangladesh. Picture: Ryan Wilkisky, BackpagePix After being involved in two high-intensity matches over the past week, Dwaine Pretorius believes the Proteas still have plenty left in the tank for their clash against Bangladesh. Dubai The post Proteas managing energy levels well says Dwaine Pretorius appeared first on DFA.

  • WATCH: DA federal chairperson Helen Zille allegedly assaulted and manhandled by police officers in the Eastern Cape; Ipid appoints an investigator
    by Anelisa Kubheka on Nov 1, 2021 at 3:27 pm

    IPID spokesperson Grace Langa said their Eastern Cape office received a complaint of assault and mishandling by police officers. Helen Zille. Photographer: Tracey Adams DURBAN – DA federal chairperson Helen Zille was allegedly assaulted and mishandled by police officers in the Eastern Cape on Monday. The Independent Police Investigative Directorate (Ipid) says it has appointed The post WATCH: DA federal chairperson Helen Zille allegedly assaulted and manhandled by police officers in the Eastern Cape; Ipid appoints an investigator appeared first on DFA.

  • Opposition parties have sights set on more council seats
    by Sandi Kwon Hoo on Nov 1, 2021 at 1:25 pm

    Opposition parties in the Northern Cape are confident of attracting more voters amid growing dissatisfaction with poor service delivery in the Province. Picture: Danie van der Lith OPPOSITION parties in the Northern Cape are confident of attracting more voters amid growing dissatisfaction with poor service delivery in the Province. FF+ provincial leader Wynand Boshoff said The post Opposition parties have sights set on more council seats appeared first on DFA.

  • Shakira praises Prince William’s ‘passion’ on environmental issues
    by Bang Showbiz on Nov 1, 2021 at 1:19 pm

    Colombian singer Shakira. Picture: AP Photo/Hussein Malla Shakira became a global ambassador for Prince William’s Earthshot Prize by the British royal’s “passion” to “provoke change” on environmental issues. Shakira was inspired to be part of the Earthshot Prize by Prince William’s “passion” to “provoke change” on environmental issues. William – the second-in-line to the British The post Shakira praises Prince William’s ‘passion’ on environmental issues appeared first on DFA.

  • Meghan, Duchess of Sussex, slammed by half brother
    by Bang Showbiz on Nov 1, 2021 at 1:13 pm

    The Duchess of Sussex’s half-brother, Thomas Markle Jr. claims “money and fame” went to the former actress’ head “really bad” and they no longer have a relationship. The Duchess of Sussex’s half-brother claims “money and fame” went to the former actress’ head “really bad”. Thomas Markle Jr. claims he and Meghan – who has children The post Meghan, Duchess of Sussex, slammed by half brother appeared first on DFA.

  • Fans sympathise with Will Smith after latest revelation from wife Jada about their sex life
    by Entertainment Writer on Nov 1, 2021 at 1:08 pm

    Will Smith and Jada Pinkett-Smith. Picture: Phil McCarten/Invision/AP Will Smith was also candid about the couple’s polyamorous relationship with Pinkett-Smith in a cover interview with GQ recently. By Shingai Darangwa Will Smith just can’t seem to catch a break when it comes to his relationship with wife Jada Pinkett-Smith. After revelations emerged that Pinkett-Smith has The post Fans sympathise with Will Smith after latest revelation from wife Jada about their sex life appeared first on DFA.

  • Health workers in line for Covid booster shots, says Health dept
    by Xolile Bhengu on Nov 1, 2021 at 12:36 pm

    The national Health Department has confirmed that front-line health workers who were among the first to be vaccinated against Covid-19 are to receive booster shots. File picture: Bongani Mbatha/African News Agency (ANA) THE NATIONAL Health Department has confirmed that front-line health-care workers who were among the first to be vaccinated against Covid-19 are to receive The post Health workers in line for Covid booster shots, says Health dept appeared first on DFA.

  • IEC aims for 60% voter turnout in Northern Cape
    by Sandi Kwon Hoo on Nov 1, 2021 at 12:30 pm

    “There appears to be a lot of interest in this year’s local government elections, despite naysayers predicting that there would be general voter apathy.” The IEC office in Kimberley. Picture: Danie van der Lith THE ELECTORAL Commission of South Africa (IEC) is hoping to reach the target of a 60 percent voter turnout in the The post IEC aims for 60% voter turnout in Northern Cape appeared first on DFA.