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Weather warning for Durban
September 30 2014 at 20:59

The eThekwini Metro Municipality has issued a weather warning, saying that gale force winds were expected to batter Durban.

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Nkandla officials’ hearing postponed
September 30 2014 at 20:14

The disciplinary hearing against several public works department staffers over refurbishments at Nkandla has been postponed.

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More security for KZN game reserve
September 30 2014 at 19:56

The KZN government has agreed to urgently secure a game reserve after predators killed and mauled several people, Public Protector Thuli Madonsela said.

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Big welcome for Zuma in Pietermaritzburg
September 30 2014 at 16:24

President Jacob Zuma received a rapturous welcome wherever he went in Pietermaritzburg's Imbali township.

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Gas crisis hits Mobeni crematorium
September 30 2014 at 15:51

Mourning families may be forced to fork out more than double the expected cremation tariff as gas supplies in KZN run low.

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Westville rocked by home attacks
September 30 2014 at 15:51

A balaclava-clad gang’s reign of terror in Westville has forced residents to plan ways to prevent further attacks.

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Man killed over R100 debt
September 30 2014 at 15:45

A man was killed in a scuffle over R100 between trolley porters at the La Lucia Mall taxi rank.

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Disillusioned teachers leaving profession
September 30 2014 at 15:42

Teachers are not being sufficiently equipped for the harsh realities that they may face at rural schools in KZN.

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Thuli puts eThekwini under microscope
September 30 2014 at 15:42

The Public Protector is to probe contracts awarded by eThekwini Municipality in terms of the controversial Section 36 rule.

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‘Light’ illegal fishing fines condemned
September 30 2014 at 15:42

Ezemvelo KZN Wildlife says the “light” suspended sentences handed down to illegal fishermen is not a deterrent.

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KZN drug lab accused remain behind bars
September 30 2014 at 15:34

Lawyers for members of the alleged Kloof and Crestholme drug syndicate say the State is deliberately misleading the court.

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Nkandla hearings despite burglary
September 30 2014 at 14:57

The burglary at the KZN Public Servants Association will not affect the Nkandla-linked disciplinary hearings.

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Woman sues police for abuse
September 30 2014 at 12:50

Cherylene Pillay told of how two cops allegedly accused her of murdering her wheelchair-user fiancé.

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Laptop stolen at Nkandla hearing man’s office
September 30 2014 at 10:00

Thieves broke into the office of the man representing those accused of bypassing procedure during upgrades at Nkandla.

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Hawks’ Booysen confirms special leave
September 29 2014 at 16:36

KwaZulu-Natal Hawks head Maj-Gen Johan Booysen has confirmed that he has been placed on one month's special leave.

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Plan to curb Glebelands hostel violence
September 29 2014 at 14:52

The provincial and municipal governments are to plough R10 million into the violence-stricken Glebelands hostel.

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Suspense over Tongaat mall column test
September 29 2014 at 16:03

Test results on a column similar to one that collapsed in the Tongaat mall were “mind boggling”, according to the man leading the inquiry into the collapse.

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Twelve killed on KZN roads
September 29 2014 at 14:52

Thirty people lost their lives on roads across the country at the weekend - with more than a third in KwaZulu-Natal.

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DA calls for inquiry into ‘witch-hunt’
September 29 2014 at 14:52

The DA has called on President Zuma to probe the “taxpayer funded witch-hunt” against Major-General Johan Booysen.

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MEC sends condolences to crash victims
September 29 2014 at 14:19

KZN transport MEC Willies Mchunu sent his condolences to the families of those killed in various accidents over the weekend.

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