Beautiful News


Beautiful News
Beautiful News

Beautiful News


What is Beautiful News?

Beautiful News


What is Beautiful News?

Stories filled with hope, positivity and inspiration matter. They make the world a better place, especially in the face of news cycles dominated by disaster and despair. Beautiful News is a content platform that releases positive stories about South Africa at 4:14pm every day.

 

Made possible by Mercedes-Benz, Beautiful News sources and shares stories of comfort, hope, inspiration and success to celebrate the diverse, authentic and unique people of our country. 

Mercedes-Benz & Beautiful News: A strategic partnership

Mercedes-Benz & Beautiful News: A strategic partnership
Mercedes-Benz & Beautiful News: A strategic partnership
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Mercedes-Benz & Beautiful News: A strategic partnership

Mercedes-Benz’s partnership with Beautiful News affirms the brand's commitment to the best or nothing. The positive news platform was launched on 1 November 2016 as part of the brand’s decision to play a role in growing South Africa, a country filled with vibrant, innovative and resourceful people.

We view the partnership with Beautiful News as a powerful statement of purpose. It is the driving force behind a forward-thinking, incisive strategy that aligns with leading brands around the globe: top organisations achieve business growth by contributing positively to the world.

Stories


Why 4:14pm?

South Africa’s most iconic and beloved leader, Nelson Mandela was released from prison at exactly 4:14pm on 11 February 1990. In honour of this historical moment, Beautiful News stories are published at this time every day.
 

The stories told are positive, authentic and intimate – a reflection of people’s remarkable, enduring spirit. Beautiful News is reframing our world, one film at a time, every day at 4:14pm.

Stories


Why 4:14pm?

South Africa’s most iconic and beloved leader, Nelson Mandela was released from prison at exactly 4:14pm on 11 February 1990. In honour of this historical moment, Beautiful News stories are published at this time every day.
 

The stories told are positive, authentic and intimate – a reflection of people’s remarkable, enduring spirit. Beautiful News is reframing our world, one film at a time, every day at 4:14pm.

The story of Shaygam Newman
The story of Shaygam Newman
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Beautiful News Stories.


Beautiful News Stories.

Mbali Mahlale
Beautiful News Stories: Mbali Mahlale
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I write with my right foot. I eat with my left. Having no arms won’t stop me.

Pangolins
Beautiful News Stories
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Pangolins are the world’s most trafficked mammal. These men are their last line of defence.