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ANC councillor killed in Cape Town

An ANC ward councillor and SA National Civics Organisation member has been killed in Philippi, Cape Town, say police.

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‘Family blamed Shrien for Anni’s death’

The family of Anni Hindocha blamed Shrien Dewani for her murder because she was killed after two weeks with him, a court heard.

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Man accused of setting toddler alight

A man accused killing of his one-year-old child by setting her alight has appeared in court, say Mpumalanga police.

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Early morning blast at Cape nightclub
October 20 2014 at 14:42

An explosion rocked the popular Mitchells Plain nightclub, Tiffany’s Jazz Café, in the early hours of the morning.

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More trouble for ex-councillor
October 20 2014 at 14:41

The Endumeni Municipality has taken a former councillor to court over municipal property he allegedly failed to return.

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Sister hears screams in deadly fire
October 20 2014 at 14:41

The sister of two of the four youngsters who died in a fire tells of how she heard their screams, but was unable to help.

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Plague of fuel station robberies
October 20 2014 at 14:41

At least 16 robberies have occured at Durban petrol stations over the past seven weeks, and no arrests have yet been made.

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'Shrien did not want Anni at hospital'
October 20 2014 at 14:40

Shrien Dewani fell ill days before his wedding and did not want Anni to visit him in hospital, the Cape High Court heard.

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Youth in dock for lecturer’s murder
October 20 2014 at 13:54

An 18-year-old youth who allegedly killed a University of the Free State lecturer made a brief appearance in the Bloemfontein Magistrate’s Court.

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I didn't see the love, says Anni’s cousin
October 20 2014 at 13:41

Shrien Dewani did not behave like a grieving husband, Sneha Mashru, Anni's cousin and confidante, told the court.

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Mthembu shooting ‘not politically motivated’
October 20 2014 at 13:24

The ANC has cautioned those who claimed that the shooting of party MP Jackson Mthembu was politically motivated.

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Mthembu shot in the face - police
October 20 2014 at 12:01

ANC MP Jackson Mthembu was shot in the face while withdrawing money at an ATM in Witbank at the weekend, police said.

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State to blame for Mngeni’s death - NFPYM
October 20 2014 at 12:22

The National Freedom Party Youth Movement conveyed its condolences to the family of Xolile Mngeni, one of Anni Dewani’s killers.

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Female gang boss nabbed
October 20 2014 at 12:20

A close relative of Rashied Staggie has been arrested after being linked to cases ranging from drug dealing to murder.

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‘Cops not helping victims of violence’
October 20 2014 at 12:20

Almost 40% of police stations in SA don’t have the required “victim-friendly rooms” stipulated in the Domestic Violence Act.

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Cops question suspect in dog shooting
October 20 2014 at 12:18

A man suspected of killing a dog in Cape Town is being questioned by cops after an air rifle was found on his property.

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One killed in Pretoria blast
October 20 2014 at 12:09

A person was killed in an explosion at a scrap metal yard in Pretoria West, Gauteng police said. [Updated]

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Brickz rape case will proceed: NDPP
October 20 2014 at 12:13

The NDPP has ruled that the rape case against musician Sipho “Brickz” Charles Ndlovu will proceed.

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Diepsloot child murder case postponed
October 20 2014 at 11:28

The case against a man accused of killing three children in Diepsloot has been postponed.

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Tabloid offered £30K for Dewani sex story
October 20 2014 at 11:23

Leopold Leisser was offered £30 000 by The Sun for a story about his liaisons with Shrien Dewani, the court heard.

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No confirmation that Mthembu was shot
October 20 2014 at 11:14

Police and the ANC could not immediately confirm a report that party MP Jackson Mthembu was shot and wounded.

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Woman, 74, in coma after scuffle with mugger
October 20 2014 at 11:12

Monica Terblanche,74, is in a coma after she was attacked while unpacking her car outside her Cape Town home.

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Pals lead cops to smash-and-grab suspect
October 20 2014 at 10:51

There was no honour among thieves when a suspected criminal was arrested after his accomplices tipped off the police.

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