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What drives a parent to harm a child?

For many parents, the glib “I was raised that way” response still serves as reason enough for their actions, writes Omeshnie Naidoo.

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Family held hostage by armed robbers

A Waterfall family was held hostage for three hours while armed robbers ransacked their home before fleeing with their car.

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Durban teacher’s rape case struck off roll

The child rape case against a teacher was struck off the roll because he had not been brought from prison for a second time.

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What drives a parent to harm a child?

For many parents, the glib “I was raised that way” response still serves as reason enough for their actions, writes Omeshnie Naido ...

Mass arrests at California rallies

The Thanksgiving Day holiday and wintry weather helped bring protests over the shooting of an unarmed black teenager under control in most oth ...