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Cars set alight as Hangberg erupts
September 30 2014 at 13:29

An upmarket block of flats became the target of angry residents as the Hangberg housing saga erupted again.

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Cop: I was selling takkies not drugs
September 30 2014 at 12:33

A Cape Town police constable facing charges of drug dealing and corruption says he is innocent.

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Cape’s R15.7m stadium upkeep plan
September 30 2014 at 11:49

The City of Cape Town has set aside R15.7m for “corrective and preventative” maintenance at Cape Town Stadium.

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Cash-strapped TAC on verge of closing
September 30 2014 at 10:47

After almost 20 years spent fighting for HIV treatment and access to medicines, the TAC may close its doors.

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‘Woodstock’s still our home – trendy or not’
September 29 2014 at 14:43

It's become a commercial and creative hub, but Woodstock locals are not enamoured of this "progress", writes Nontando Mposo.

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ANA scripts withheld over R29m contract
September 30 2014 at 09:48

Thousands of Annual National Assessments exam scripts are being withheld by a moderator over a tender dispute.

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No disciplinary action for ‘blackface’ trio
September 30 2014 at 09:34

Stellenbosch University says no disciplinary action will be taken against the students at the centre of the "blackface incident."

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Cops step on the gas in tik fight
September 30 2014 at 07:39

Police are looking to further turn the heat on tik manufacturers by charging them under the Environmental Health Act.

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Water bill raises ire of Cape residents
September 29 2014 at 14:51

Residents are allegedly being billed for outstanding accounts after being told their debts would be written off.

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EFF goes to court over MPs’ charges
September 29 2014 at 14:11

The EFF has filed an application for an urgent interdict to halt Parliament's disciplinary charges against 20 MPs.

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Gigaba snubs DA’s summons
September 29 2014 at 14:52

An attempt by the DA-run Western Cape government to force a national minister to appear before it has backfired.

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Pay-day weekend takes toll in Cape
September 29 2014 at 14:52

The pay-day weekend death toll rose sharply as 25 people lost their lives on Cape Town roads.

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Probe Nigerian church collapse: NLC
September 29 2014 at 13:17

A professional and transparent probe must uncover what led to the Nigeria church collapse, the Nigeria Labour Congress said.

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Brazen thieves flee after mall robbery
September 29 2014 at 12:59

A daylight robbery at Altech Autopage Cellular in Blue Route Mall in Cape Town, is mostly a blur for its staff.

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'SMS traffic fine notices illegal'
September 29 2014 at 11:41

Motorists who receive an SMS notification of a traffic fine or summons could challenge its legality in court.

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Cyclist crushed but driver speeds off
September 29 2014 at 11:47

A cyclist is in a critical condition after she was knocked over and crushed by an alleged drunk driver.

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Woman sought for baby-snatching
September 29 2014 at 10:52

As the search for Azile Skafu enters day four, the boy's family say they hadn't heard anything that could help find him.

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Biker cop’s sad final moments
September 29 2014 at 09:04

With his last few breaths, a prominent motorcycle rider and police officer asked a fellow rider to hold his hand.

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Chippa boss’s baby son drowns
September 29 2014 at 09:05

The owner of football club Chippa United is devastated after his baby son drowned in the family pool.

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DA to oppose R1.4bn parly upgrade
September 28 2014 at 16:28

The proposed upgrade to the Parliamentary Precinct at a cost of about R1.4 billion will be opposed by the Democratic Alliance.

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