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Oscar taken to jail

Oscar Pistorius was driven away from court accompanied by wailing police sirens to begin serving his jail term.

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Dewani neat and clean after hijacking - cop

Shrien Dewani did not act like a concerned husband when he reported the hijacking to police, the court heard.

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Virgin Active ends contract with Osrin

Virgin Active has terminated its contract with Tim Osrin, who was arrested after he allegedly beat up a domestic work...

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What’s longer than Oscar’s sentence?

The hashtag #ThingsLongerThanOscarsSentence is trending on Twitter.

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Want a happy marriage? Talk to each other

Forget sex - the secret of a happy marriage is real conversation, says a new study.

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Boks cast eye to World Cup

Despite a looming northern hemphisphere tour, Sprinbok captain Jean de Villiers said they already had an eye on next year's World Cup.

More foreigners flocking to SA

The total number of foreign travellers who visited SA increased from 13.7 million in 2012 to 15.1m in 2013, Statistics SA said.

Unforgettable Champagne weekend

Just 250km from Durban this resort promises activities for the whole family - and it's a promise that is certainly kept, writes Sam Bradley.

Earth marks hottest September since 1 ...

Last month was the hottest September for globally averaged temperature over land and ocean surfaces since record-keeping began in 1880, the US ...