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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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Matric pass levels to be raised

Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga and her MECs have agreed that the matric pass requirements must be raised.

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Putting a face to poverty
November 6 2014 at 14:02

Author Carol Campbell uses her novels to highlight the desperate situation the dispossessed find themselves in, writes Patrick Compton.

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Mdunge to challenge fraud, forgery verdict
November 6 2014 at 11:56

Former KZN police spokesman Vincent Mdunge, found guilty of fraud and forgery over a fake matric certificate, is set appeal.

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Child porn accused teacher gets bail
November 6 2014 at 11:56

The Durban drama teacher facing charges of using his pupils to create child pornography has been granted bail of R250 000.

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Cop accused of road rage shooting
November 6 2014 at 11:55

A KZN cop has been charged with attempted murder after he shot a man in an alleged road rage incident.

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Student thrown from hijacked car dies
November 6 2014 at 09:03

“Call my mom, I’m dying.” These were the last words of the second student killed this week in attacks on drivers in Durban.

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Hatred guaranteed to sell
November 5 2014 at 14:45

By never speaking up, moderates create more space for the loudest and most hateful, says Vashti Nepaul.

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Eskom gets access to dangerous pylon
November 5 2014 at 12:19

Hansraj Ramkisson who allegedly barred Eskom workers from an electrical pylon on his property has now had a change of heart.

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Judge in dock as the accused
November 5 2014 at 10:44

Top legal professionals have rallied around KZN Judge President Chiman Patel who has been charged with crimen injuria.

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Bail likely for porn accused teacher
November 4 2014 at 11:05

The tide has appeared to turn for the Durban drama teacher facing charges of creating child pornography.

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Heavyweights line up to lead ANC in Durban
November 4 2014 at 10:56

James Nxumalo, Zandile Gumede and Health MEC Sibongiseni Dhlomo have accepted nominations to lead the ANC in the eThekwini region.

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