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Drakensberg hikers brutally attacked
Drakensberg hikers brutally attacked

Upping safety for visitors or closing the popular Amphitheatre in the Drakensberg is under discussion after a brutal attack on three hikers.

50 days ago
Family seeks closure after rehab death
Family seeks closure after rehab death

There is no word in the vocabulary to describe losing a child. The grief never leaves you, you lose a piece of yourself, says Susan Williams.

50 days ago
Baby-swop mothers’ agony
Baby-swop mothers’ agony

Mother’s Day has bitter-sweet memories for two mothers who discovered more than 25 years ago that their sons were swopped at birth.

57 days ago
Farmer survives after being shot in face
Farmer survives after being shot in face

Two teenage suspects are on the run after an attack on a farm near Donnybrook in which farmer Andrew Gibbs survived being shot in the face.

57 days ago
#SpyTapes ruling a victory for democracy - DA
#SpyTapes ruling a victory for democracy - DA

Mmusi Maimane says the high court finding that there were no valid reasons for dropping corruption charges against Jacob ...

57 days ago
Cold front moves in, bringing snow and rain
Cold front moves in, bringing snow and rain

KZN residents must brace themselves for gale-force winds, massive ocean swells, snow on the southern Drakensberg and some desperately-needed rain.

57 days ago
Zuma leaves faithful in lurch
Zuma leaves faithful in lurch

President Jacob Zuma’s non-event at a National Prayer Day gathering at Kings Park on Friday has had opposition parties speculating ...

57 days ago
Flu jab is a must for cancer patients
Flu jab is a must for cancer patients

With the annual flu season blowing in from the cold, both young and old with compromised immunity due to ill health should have the flu vaccine.

57 days ago
Trucks cause chaos in Durban
Trucks cause chaos in Durban

Durban residents are fighting back against trucks taking over their quiet suburban roads.

57 days ago
Death threats against lost dog
Death threats against lost dog

Barking at night and causing havoc in Mountain Ridge Road in Westville resulted in death threats being made against a lost ...

57 days ago
Shock waves at beheading by pirates
Shock waves at beheading by pirates

The killing of a Canadian citizen by Abu Sayyaf militants this week has sent shockwaves through the shipping industry.

57 days ago
Elderly man savaged by pit bulls
Elderly man savaged by pit bulls

A third person has been savaged in the past week in KwaZulu-Natal by dogs of breeds known to be aggressive.

57 days ago
Obesity a new threat to South Africa
Obesity a new threat to South Africa

Diseases related to obesity now rival HIV/Aids as the biggest killer of South Africans.

58 days ago
ANC ‘unlikely’ to back Zuma appeal
ANC ‘unlikely’ to back Zuma appeal

The ANC has hinted it will not support an appeal by President Jacob Zuma or the NPA against the judgment which set aside ...

23 Apr '16, 6:34pm
Hiking trip turns to terror
Hiking trip turns to terror

On Monday, one year ago, Ernest Pillay came face to face with death in the Himalayan mountain range when a 7.8 magnitude earthquake struck Nepal.