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Grim picture of violent crime
September 19 2014 at 11:38

Gauteng and the Western Cape are becoming increasingly violent with a large spike in murder cases in the provinces.

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Crime stats: Murder rate up
September 19 2014 at 11:00

Murder has increased by 5 percent in the past year, national police commissioner Riah Phiyega has said. [UPDATED]

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Waterkloof killer loses bid for parole
September 19 2014 at 09:33

Frikkie du Preez, one of the Waterkloof Four, was slapped with a hefty legal bill after his bid for parole was turned down.

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SA death toll in Nigeria at 84
September 19 2014 at 07:54

SA's high commissioner to Nigeria has said that the search for those unaccounted in the building collapse has been called off.

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16 held for foiled bank robbery
September 18 2014 at 19:45

Sixteen people alleged to have been planning to rob a bank in Klerksdorp were arrested after a tip-off.

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Judgment reserved on Botswana deportee
September 18 2014 at 19:23

The High Court in Pretoria reserved judgment on whether home affairs acted unlawfully and unconstitutionally when it deported a murder-accused back to Botswana.

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‘Bootcamp’ murder trial postponed
September 18 2014 at 18:44

The trial of the owner of military-style camp accused of killing a 15-year-old boy has been postponed by the Vereeniging Regional Court.

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Firefighter injured fighting veld fire
September 18 2014 at 18:36

A Tshwane metro firefighter suffered serious burns while trying to put out a veld fire with colleagues in Centurion.

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Sandton cellphone shop robbed
September 18 2014 at 16:57

Armed robbers made off with an undisclosed number of cellphones from a shop at Benmore shopping centre in Sandton.

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Poor students denied NSFAS fundng: Sasco
September 18 2014 at 16:44

The National Student Financial Aid Scheme was out of order when it told poor students at the Tshwane University of Technology there was no funding for fees, Sasco said.

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Jozi street names to honour women
September 18 2014 at 15:14

The City of Joburg is planning to rename some of the streets to honour struggle icons, many of them women.

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Man arrested after robbery, shoot-out
September 18 2014 at 15:00

A man was arrested for house robbery after a shoot-out with police in Marlboro, Johannesburg police said.

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Plane behind church collapse - survivor
September 18 2014 at 14:55

As the building collapsed just metres in front of Emma Nkanyane, all she could hear was “thousands of horses”.

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Nigeria church: 265 SA survivors
September 18 2014 at 13:30

SA's High Commissioner in Nigeria said 265 South Africans survived the building collapse, and 17 are unaccounted for.

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Mamabolo’s alleged shooter granted bail
September 18 2014 at 12:00

Jacob Lebogo, accused of shooting ANCYL leader Boy Mamabolo and three others, has been granted bail.

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Siblings buy Lolly’s ‘stripper haven’
September 18 2014 at 11:52

It was once home to dozens of Teazers strippers - but the new owners want to turn it into a true family home.

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Brickz rape case postponed, again
September 18 2014 at 11:41

Sipho Charles Ndlovu will have to wait until October 20 to hear whether the NDPP will proceed with the rape case against him.

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Pointsman in hospital after attack by bees
September 18 2014 at 10:33

A pointsman in Centurion has been hospitalised after being attacked by a swarm of bees while directing traffic, a report said.

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Gift of the Givers chased away from church
September 18 2014 at 09:01

Gift of the Givers aid workers said they have been chased away from the scene of the collapsed church building in Lagos.

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‘Church crumbled like sugar’
September 18 2014 at 08:03

Thandeka Mayekiso was sitting by a window facing the Synagogue Church of All Nations guest house as it collapsed.

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