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13 days ago
Hero perished in childrens' home inferno
Hero perished in childrens' home inferno
Kwazulu Natal

A child who died in the fatal blaze at the Lakehaven Child and Youth Centre tried in vain to unlock the door to the cottage the boys were in.

14 days ago
Why students booze
Why students booze
Kwazulu Natal

Most students did not drink because of stress but rather to feel good at social gatherings and maintain feelings of excitement ...

15 days ago
Durban metro police pound crisis
Durban metro police pound crisis
Crime & Courts

A management crisis continues to hamper operations at the Durban metro police, the latest revelations being that the unit ...

17 days ago
Stadium noise keeps Durban awake, again
Stadium noise keeps Durban awake, again
Eastern Cape

It was another sleepless night for Durban residents when the city’s Moses Mabhida Stadium played host to yet another festival.

17 days ago
Award winning water project comes under fire
Award winning water project comes under fire
South Africa

The Working for Water project has come under fire with concerns that political interference and bureaucracy are undermining its main purpose.

17 days ago
State seizes poaching syndicate’s assets
State seizes poaching syndicate’s assets
Crime & Courts

The ill-gotten gains of a rhino poaching syndicate and two vehicles belonging to the man alleged to be its ringleader have been seized by the state.

17 days ago
Man saves late-night swimmer at Durban beach
Man saves late-night swimmer at Durban beach
Kwazulu Natal

A Durban man rescued a swimmer in distress at Battery Beach at about 10pm on Saturday.

17 days ago
Robbers beat elderly couple with golf clubs
Robbers beat elderly couple with golf clubs
Crime & Courts

An elderly couple were beaten and robbed after intruders entered their farmhouse in Mooi River by removing thatch from the roof.

20 days ago
From a convicted murderer to a cook
From a convicted murderer to a cook
Crime & Courts

As Matthew Govender nears the end of his sentence for murder, the 41-year-old sees a new future for himself, as a restaurateur.

20 days ago
NFP still has Nquthu, says IEC
NFP still has Nquthu, says IEC
Politics

The NFP has not been completely written off from the local government elections as it has emerged that it will stand in the Nquthu Municipality.

20 days ago
ANC candidate ‘campaigning in municipal car’
ANC candidate ‘campaigning in municipal car’
Politics

An ANC candidate for ward councillor in the eThekwini metro has been accused of abusing state resources while campaigning.

21 days ago
Election results 'could hang on 5 or 10 votes'
Election results 'could hang on 5 or 10 votes'
Politics

Next month’s local government elections will be the most fiercely contested in the country’s history, says the Electoral Commission.

21 days ago
Primary school pupil in sex talk video shock
Primary school pupil in sex talk video shock
Kwazulu Natal

Disturbing footage depicting a young pupil talking about sex while being filmed by a woman believed to be a teacher has emerged on social media.

23 days ago
#VDJ2016 revelry noise mayhem
#VDJ2016 revelry noise mayhem
Kwazulu Natal

Some Durban residents and business owners said that the Vodacom Durban July extended revelry left them and their customers ...

27 days ago
Canings continue because teachers 'feel abandoned'
Canings continue because teachers 'feel abandoned'
Crime & Courts

While corporal punishment has been deemed archaic, discipline is on the decline in classrooms and teachers have said they are at their wits’ end.