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Thirteen die on KZN roads
December 21 2014 at 14:59

Thirteen people were killed in road accidents in KwaZulu-Natal over the weekend, paramedics said.

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Poaching kingpin arrested
December 21 2014 at 12:52

Cops catch the “brutal” leader of a KZN gang, allegedly responsible for 80 percent of the trade in rhino horn. Kevin Farley reports.

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2 000 workers left without pension savings
December 21 2014 at 13:00

Businessman Seshi Chonco is alleged to have misappropriated hundreds of thousands of rand from employees' provident fund.

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Engineer denies wrongdoing in laundry tender
December 21 2014 at 12:06

A Durban North man and director of a top engineering firm, Elias Vasilaki Mechanicos was arrested in connection with tender fraud involving R142 million.

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‘His brutality was unbelievable’
December 21 2014 at 11:13

Phindile Ntshongwana got five life sentences. But his family say his mental illness has been disregarded, writes Nkululeko Nene.

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Woman, baby killed by lightning
December 21 2014 at 10:33

A woman and a six-month-old baby died when they were struck by lightning in Mphondi near Nqutu, KwaZulu-Natal, paramedics said.

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Fury as axe killer jailed
December 20 2014 at 11:01

After sentencing heated words were exchanged outside court between the families of the victims and Ntshongwana.

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Cop kills disabled son, self
December 19 2014 at 17:43

A Durban police officer shot and killed his 19-year-old disabled son before turning the gun on himself, police said.

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Cop shot dead by colleagues
December 19 2014 at 17:22

“A police officer was killed after he tried to shoot at colleagues in the police station where he worked.”

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‘KZN has SA’s highest rate of TB’
December 19 2014 at 17:03

KwaZulu-Natal has the most people infected with TB in South Africa, provincial health department head Sibongile Zungu said.

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Embracing spirit of reconciliation
December 19 2014 at 16:06

A Dundee woman donned a Zulu attire on the Day of Reconciliation to show her “spirit of real reconciliation”.

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Axe murderer not remorseful, says judge
December 19 2014 at 14:29

"One is filled with a sense of revulsion and disbelief at this man's inhumanity. The victims posed no threat to the accused at all."

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Axe murderer gets five life sentences
December 19 2014 at 12:37

Phindile Ntshongwana was sentenced to life imprisonment for each of the murders and rape charge that he was convicted of.

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Ex-Idols hopeful drug rap
December 19 2014 at 11:02

Ibrahim Cook, who was arrested for drug smuggling at King Shaka International Airport, has reportedly apologised.

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Ngobeni, Panday ‘relationship possibly corrupt’
December 19 2014 at 11:02

KZN provincial police commissioner Mmamonnye Ngobeni’s association with businessman Thoshan Panday is back in the spotlight.

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Anti-Mchunu camp emerges in KZN
December 19 2014 at 09:15

A camp opposing ANC provincial chairman Senzo Mchunu has started a fierce campaign to remove him from that position.

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Outcry over call to ban virginity tests
December 19 2014 at 09:15

The ANC Women’s League’s proposal to ban virginity testing has been slammed by supporters of the practice.

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Machel bemoans SA education
December 18 2014 at 16:00

SA had a “serious problem” with its education system, Graça Machel said during a graduation ceremony at UCT.

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KZN taxi midwife claim disputed
December 18 2014 at 15:03

The praise showered on a Vryheid woman for delivering a baby in a taxi en route from Joburg might have been misplaced.

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Public silence abets criminality - Ngobeni
December 18 2014 at 14:47

Lt-General Mmamonnye Ngobeni has urged the public to come forward with information on criminal activities.

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