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Ramdass found fit for murder trial

Merebank murder accused Donovan "Mark" Ramdass is mentally fit to stand trial, the Durban Magistrate's Court heard.

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Gran, 85, stabbed eight times

A KZN grandmother is recovering in hospital after a horrific attack in which she was stabbed eight times in her home.

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Judgment reserved in rugby injury case

An injured during a school rugby match in March 2002 has made it all the way to the Constitutional Court.

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Biko autopsy fight far from over
February 24 2015 at 11:22

Round two of the Steve Biko autopsy report legal wrangle is set to play out in the Johannesburg High Court.

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Metro cops injured in high-speed chase
February 24 2015 at 11:19

Two metro police officers were injured in a crash during a high-speed chase with two teenage motorists in Cape Town.

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Court bid brings huge CTICC nightmare
February 24 2015 at 10:33

A high court application that could stop construction of the CTICC's expansion, would rack up costs of at least R28m.

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Stellenbosch students in brutal brawl
February 24 2015 at 10:35

Racism has again reared its ugly head - this time during an incident involving two groups of Stellenbosch students.

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Serial killer suspect sent to Weskoppies
February 24 2015 at 10:31

A man accused of raping and killing four women before dumping their bodies has been sent for mental observation.

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Mom wants answers over boy’s burnt feet
February 24 2015 at 10:19

A Katlehong creche is being probed for negligence in the case of a toddler allegedly injured on the premises.

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‘Lolly’s killer’ could have died
February 24 2015 at 09:36

Lolly Jackson’s alleged killer, George Louca, could have died from his severe chest infection, said his lawyer.

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Suspension notices served on more Hawks
February 24 2015 at 09:23

Three more Hawks officers have received notices of an intention to suspend them.

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Shaik ‘looking for loophole’
February 24 2015 at 07:48

Schabir Shaik has allegedly made a request for his medical parole to be converted to ordinary parole.

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10 years for raping UKZN student
February 23 2015 at 21:25

A man was convicted and sentenced to 10 years in prison for raping a University of KwaZulu-Natal student while her boyfriend slept next to her.

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Man held for pensioner’s rape
February 23 2015 at 20:40

A man was arrested in Qina village, Centane for allegedly raping a 63-year-old woman.

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Patrolling cops, dog shot in Ntuzuma
February 23 2015 at 20:39

Two police officers and a patrol dog were shot and injured in Ntuzuma during a shootout with hijackers.

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Teen stabbed to death in PMB
February 23 2015 at 20:37

A 16-year-old girl died after she was stabbed in Woodlands, Pietermaritzburg, and left lying in the bush.

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Protesters block Lenasia road again
February 23 2015 at 20:24

Protesters have once again blocked the K43 road in Thembelihle, Lenasia.

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Court bid for secret Zuma ballot fails
February 23 2015 at 19:16

ConCourt dismisses application by Agang SA for a secret ballot on a motion of no confidence in President Zuma

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Rape left girl unable to walk: witness
February 23 2015 at 19:20

A rape ordeal left an 11-year-old girl in so much pain she could barely walk, a Mpumalanga court heard.

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Three rhino killed in Eastern Cape
February 23 2015 at 18:46

Three white rhino were found dead on a private game reserve near East London, the Eastern Cape Green Scorpions said.

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Lenasia protest meant to be peaceful: DA
February 23 2015 at 18:33

A protest that turned into a looting spree by residents in Thembelihle, Lenasia was supposed to be peaceful march against a lack of service delivery, the DA said.

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Psych exam for alleged serial killer
February 23 2015 at 18:22

An alleged serial killer who targeted women in the Onderstepoort area will undergo psychiatric observation for a month.

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Shaik applies for ordinary parole
February 23 2015 at 18:12

Six years after Schabir Shaik's release on medical parole, apparently terminally ill, he now wants ordinary parole.

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