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Woman questioned over dumped baby

A woman was questioned by Gauteng police after a newborn baby was found alive in the veld in Lenasia.

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Two held for MMC robbery

Two men who allegedly assaulted and robbed City of Johannesburg mayoral committee member Ross Greeff have been arrested in Naledi, Soweto.

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N Cape dog smuggling case on hold

The case of two Angolan men accused of smuggling dogs between SA and Angola has been postpned.

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Ex-judge in bid to halt JSC probe
September 16 2014 at 11:46

Judge Ntsikelelo Poswa has turned to the court in an attempt to stop the JSC from investigating complaints against him.

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MEC gets tough on Grabouw school closures
September 16 2014 at 17:41

Criminal charges were laid against protesters in Grabouw following the closure of five schools in the area because of protests.

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Dumped baby’s mom in dock
September 16 2014 at 16:16

A young Swazi mother accused of dumping her newborn baby in a pit toilet appeared in the Tonga Regional Court.

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Marine’s attackers pushed past guards
September 16 2014 at 16:12

A security guard has testified that four men pushed past three security guards to get to former Royal Marine Brett Williams and beat him to death.

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Judge, prosecutor recused in murder trial
September 16 2014 at 15:37

In a surprise twist in a murder trial, Judge Fikile Mokgoloa recused herself and the prosecutor from the case.

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Boy Mamabolo still in ICU
September 16 2014 at 14:33

Julius Malema’s nemesis, Boy Mamabolo, who was shot in the chest, remains in the intensive care unit.

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Man burnt to death: five arrested
September 16 2014 at 14:40

Five men have arrested after a 20-year-old man was burnt to death at Nkanini, KwaZulu-Natal police said.

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Settlers blockade roads during protest
September 16 2014 at 14:40

Pandemonium greeted Copesville residents when about 1 500 people blocked Bhambatha Road with burning tyres.

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Mpumalanga protesters block roads
September 16 2014 at 14:35

Protesters in Mganduzweni outside Hazyview in Mpumalanga barricaded the road leading into Nelspruit, police said.

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Fed-up residents beat up robbers
September 16 2014 at 14:26

Two alleged robbers have been arrested for housebreaking and theft in Kagiso, near Roodepoort, after being assaulted by residents.

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Mystery over SA police in Lesotho
September 16 2014 at 13:47

Mystery surrounds the deployment of South African police to Lesotho, with government officials refusing to provide details.

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Cellphone blunts near-fatal knife attack
September 16 2014 at 13:30

A KZN man who was stabbed in the chest by three robbers says he owes his life to his cellphone.

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Alleged 'heart-eater' case postponed
September 16 2014 at 13:28

A man accused of cutting out and eating another man's heart appeared in the Athlone Magistrate's Court in Cape Town.

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Man burns wife with iron during fight
September 16 2014 at 13:28

A man has been arrested after he allegedly plugged in a clothes iron and burned his wife with it.

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Teen mom sent for mental observation
September 16 2014 at 13:26

A 19-year-old woman whose son was found wandering on the N1, has been sent for mental observation.

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Rubber bullets fired at Grabouw protesters
September 16 2014 at 12:33

Members of the public order policing unit fired rubber bullets at people protesting about poor service delivery in Grabouw.

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Schools target bottle store
September 16 2014 at 11:59

Schools in Durban North have taken on the Liquor Board in an attempt to get rid of a bottle store close to the schools.

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Cape taxi driver shot in strike
September 16 2014 at 11:42

A Nyanga taxi driver was shot in the leg, allegedly by the owner of his taxi, after drivers staged a wildcat strike.

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R10m is price tag of illegal protests
September 16 2014 at 11:42

Gauteng has experienced 229 illegal protests in the past three months, at a cost of R10 million to the province.

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Number of illegal firearms on the rise
September 16 2014 at 11:42

Law enforcement authorities are concerned about the growing number of illegal firearms in Cape Town.

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