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Cape residents march over service delivery
October 23 2014 at 14:34

Hundreds of frustrated Philippi residents marched to the municipal offices in Gugulethu to demand basic service delivery.

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Samwu vows to launch Cape strike
October 23 2014 at 12:31

Municipal services in Cape Town could be hit hard when thousands of Samwu members launch an indefinite strike in the city.

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MyCiTi demolitions a ‘done deal’
October 23 2014 at 12:32

Plans by the City of Cape Town to demolish homes in Plumstead to make way for the MyCiTi bus route appears to be a done deal.

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Missing Mitchells Plain girl found
October 23 2014 at 12:06

Eight-year-old Anesipho Mkhala was found at a house in her neighbourhood, about 24 hours after she went missing.

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Cape ‘drug den’ to be auctioned off
October 23 2014 at 11:46

Observatory's infamous Trump Towers - which residents claim it is a hideout for criminals - is to be auctioned off.

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Bid to keep sex offenders out of schools
October 23 2014 at 11:35

Governing body teachers dismissed for sexual offences will now find it much harder to move on to another school.

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Girls and boys share toilets at Cape school
October 23 2014 at 10:51

Girls at Beauvallon High School in Cape Town have been forced to share toilet facilities with boys for several months.

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Paarl pupil killed in knife fight
October 23 2014 at 11:00

A Grade 11 pupil at Charleston Hill Secondary School was stabbed to death during an argument with another student.

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Poverty in Western Cape growing
October 23 2014 at 10:56

Western Cape Government MEC Anton Bredell says poverty in the province is catching up with municipalities.

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Footage of armed robbery goes viral
October 23 2014 at 07:35

[VIDEO] Footage showing five men robbing a jewellery shop has gone viral, but no arrests have been made.

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Ipid ordered to probe Grabouw crime
October 22 2014 at 20:58

The minister of police has ordered the Independent Police Investigative Directorate to investigate crime in the Western Cape town of Grabouw.

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Hotel accountant guilty of R9m fraud
October 22 2014 at 17:37

A Cape Town mother faces a minimum prison sentence of 15 years for embezzling R9 million from the Raya Hotel group.

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Dewani expert testimony backfires
October 22 2014 at 17:20

Shrien Dewani's legal team has torn another expert to shreds, casting doubt on ballistics evidence presented in court.

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Public asked to help find missing girl, 8
October 22 2014 at 14:44

An 8-year-old girl has disappeared while playing with friends in Mitchell’s Plain.

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Help find mall robbery suspects
October 22 2014 at 14:34

Police need help to find suspects linked armed robberies at malls in Somerset West and Brackenfell in Cape Town.

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Dewani calm as shooting videos shown
October 22 2014 at 14:27

Murder accused Shrien Dewani did not flinch as the court was shown police videos re-enacting the shooting of his wife.

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Dewani: ballistics expert under fire
October 22 2014 at 13:43

A ballistics expert was forced to make several concessions as he was cross-examined during the trial of Shrien Dewani.

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Three Paarl Mall stores hit
October 22 2014 at 12:52

Paarl Mall became the latest shopping centre to be targeted by criminals who broke into three stores.

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Dewani: measurements match gunman
October 22 2014 at 11:45

A police expert measured the arms of the gunman who killed Swedish beauty Anni Hindocha a day before he died.

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MyCiTi evictions are ‘like District 6’
October 22 2014 at 11:29

Residents in Plumstead and Wynberg say the construction of a MyCiTi “freeway” will rip apart their neighbourhoods.

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