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No blackouts in this house

A Durban family which has managed to produce its own solar power is struggling to get the eThekwini Municipality to buy it.

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THE MERCURY

Nkonyeni sorry for ‘quackery’ remarks

MEC Peggy Nkonyeni has apologised for suggesting that children’s handwriting and the shapes of their heads be studied to discern their abilities.

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THE MERCURY

7 kids die as packed bakkie crashes

A bakkie carrying 24 pupils crashed over the edge of a road and down into a house, killing seven of the children.

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Varsities bursting at seams
January 12 2015 at 10:26

Universities are bursting at the seams and in KZN school-leavers have only a one-in-eight chance of studying.

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Matric exam cheating hearings begin
January 12 2015 at 10:15

Over a dozen KZN teachers are among those hauled in to answer allegations that they helped matric pupils cheat.

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Can Nxumalo wear three hats?
January 12 2015 at 09:47

"I don't think that it is humanly possible to be SACP and ANC chairman at the same time and still be a mayor."

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To publish or not to publish
January 9 2015 at 17:54

The murder of staff at Charlie Hebdo once again raises the free expression versus violent reaction debate, writes Paul Farhi.

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We did not cheat!
January 9 2015 at 09:55

A lot is at stake for Mhlakothi High, one of the schools in KZN accused of cheating in the matric exams.

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‘Pass rate prized too highly’
January 8 2015 at 11:21

A “single-minded” focus on the matric pass rate has dangerous repercussions, the Governing Body Foundation said.

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Seafood lovers alerted to contaminated mussels
January 7 2015 at 12:57

Marine scientists warn against eating mussels collected along the eThekweni coastline after tests show high sewage contamination levels.

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Interest in new Zulu Bible grows
January 7 2015 at 11:58

"There are over 90 versions of the English Bible, so it's only right that Zulu speakers have the same right to choose."

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Telkom sues Neotel for cable damage
January 7 2015 at 11:03

Telkom suing Neotel, and another company, for damage caused to underground cables in Hillcrest.

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King Shaka flights chaos
January 7 2015 at 09:30

Holiday-makers heading home and business people rushing for connecting flights had a chaotic day at King Shaka airport.

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