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Cop shot in stomach while on way to work

An off-duty constable, on his way to work, was shot while waiting for the bus in Khayelitsha.

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Suspect shot dead after bank heist

A shoot-out after a bank heist in Kuils River left a suspect dead while another was wounded.

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Robberies up on Metrorail northern line

There has been a dramatic rise in crime in and around the northern suburbs train line in Cape Town.

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Youth Hero shines the light on Dolly Rathebe
Gauteng’s Lead SA Youth Hero for June is matric student Taynita Harilal. It all started when Taynita needed to research a South African woman ‘Maverick’ for a school hist ...

Born-again Vette racer gets 600kW V8

For a dyed-in-the-black-belt 'Vette lover there is only one way to piss on the Porsches - 5.9 litres of Nascar nastiness