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Man held for murdering wife

A man has been arrested for allegedly stabbing his wife to death in Swaneville near Krugersdorp, Gauteng police said.

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All the drama around the #oscartrial

While the Oscar Pistorius trial has been sombre, it was not without awkward moments and unusual appearances.

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Oscar ‘largest news story in the world’

The sentencing of Oscar Pistorius was the biggest news story in the world on Tuesday, media monitoring group ROi Africa said.

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14 poachers arrested in Kruger Park
October 19 2014 at 15:42

Fourteen rhino poachers have been arrested in the Kruger National Park since the start of the weekend, SANParks said.

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‘Light sentence in vulture case slammed
October 19 2014 at 15:23

SA's largest bird conservation lobby has lashed out at the “light sentence” imposed on a farmer who poisoned 46 Cape vultures.

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Naked body found in sewerage system
October 19 2014 at 14:47

The naked and bruised body of a woman was found in the sewer system in Lehurutshe outside Zeerust, police said.

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Robbery accused stabbed to death
October 19 2014 at 14:32

A 21-year-old man accused of robbing another man was stabbed to death in Boitekong near Rustenburg, police said.

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Man held after teen raped in Mahikeng
October 19 2014 at 14:26

A 24-year-old man was arrested for allegedly raping a 16-year-old girl in Tshidilamolomo near Mahikeng, police said.

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Decomposing body found in Seolong
October 19 2014 at 14:17

The decomposing body of a woman tied with ropes was found in Seolong outside Rustenburg.

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Infant‘s body found at dump
October 19 2014 at 13:53

The body of an infant has been found at the Swartruggens dumping site, North West police said.

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Man traumatised after videotaped assault
October 19 2014 at 13:33

A Durban man's verbal and physical assault was captured on video by one of his attackers and has gone viral.

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Revenge won’t help, mourners told
October 19 2014 at 13:06

Five of 16 victims killed in taxi violence in Ladysmith were buried on Saturday. The mood in the town was tense.

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Dewani’s coffin tantrum and pizza party
October 19 2014 at 12:53

A statement reveals strange events that drove a wedge between Anni's family, the Hindochas, and the Dewanis.

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Winnie accuses Mandela of land fraud
October 19 2014 at 11:40

Winnie Madikizela-Mandela claims her former husband Nelson Mandela may have committed land fraud, a report said.

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Suspected rhino paocher shot dead
October 19 2014 at 11:20

A suspected rhino poacher has been shot dead at the Kruger National Park, Limpopo police said.

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Marble Hall escapees caught
October 19 2014 at 11:18

Two prisoners who escaped from police holding cells in Marble Hall during a shootout have been re-arrested.

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Teen arrested for lecturer’s murder
October 19 2014 at 11:14

An 18-year-old has been arrested for the murder of a University of Free State lecturer, police said.

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Man who shot Anni Dewani dies
October 19 2014 at 07:28

The Khayelitsha hitman who was sentenced to life for the honeymoon murder of Anni Hindocha Dewani has died.

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Man bust in Cape for extremist plot
October 19 2014 at 09:24

A former SA Air Force technician has been arrested for trying to supply weapons to a right-wing extremist group.

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Possible clues to Oscar’s fate
October 18 2014 at 16:15

With Oscar’s sentence looming, Sameer Naik takes a look at high-profile culpable homicide cases to get some insights.

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Hawks hunt Turkish man after shoot-out
October 18 2014 at 13:52

Shortly after the Hawks issued an arrest warrant for a Turkish suspect wanted for attempted murder, Weekend Argus made contact with Bora Unuvar .

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Pair freed after paying cash to ‘attorney’
October 18 2014 at 13:39

An informal trading team of mother and son had a altercation with metro cops, got arrested and later paid their way out of court.

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Council hits back at public protector
October 18 2014 at 13:33

After being accused of being slow to respond to the Public Protector’s office, the eThekwini municipality has hit back.

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