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Four held for double Cape slaying
September 11 2014 at 11:27

Four people are being questioned in connection with a double murder at a Tafelsig house in Mitchells Plain.

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Ruling on traffic cop ‘totally wrong’
September 11 2014 at 10:26

The City of Cape Town has rejected an arbitration ruling regarding senior traffic officer Nomfundo Nkomo.

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‘Treat Lwandle evictees with respect’
September 11 2014 at 10:19

The spotlight at the Lwandle ministerial commission of inquiry has fallen on the dignity of evictees.

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‘Crowbar gang’ bust at police station
September 11 2014 at 09:15

A cop and four members of the "crowbar gang" were arrested in a dramatic undercover police operation.

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Womanin dock over refuse bags tender
September 10 2014 at 21:52

A woman has appeared in court for her alleged involvement in fraudulent tenders for the supply of refuse bags to the City of Cape Town.

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Evictions put Lwandle on map
September 10 2014 at 21:24

The Lwandle township was “off the map” until people and structures were violently removed, the Lwandle Migrant Labour Museum said.

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Petro SA fraudster fails to pay fine
September 10 2014 at 19:12

An employee of state-owned company Petro SA must appear in court or face an eight-year jail term after she failed to repay money she stole from the company.

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Lwandle eviction order ‘unconstitutional’
September 10 2014 at 18:33

The court order Sanral used to evict Lwandle residents is unconstitutional, the National Association of Democratic Lawyers said.

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Lamoer promises Nyanga SAPS shake-up
September 10 2014 at 18:02

A major shake-up is planned at the Nyanga police station to address leadership problems, Western Cape police commissioner Arno Lamoer told MPs.

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No child support, no pension
September 10 2014 at 16:19

Maintenance defaulters had their pension funds attached in a groundbreaking new legal action.

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‘Many domestic workers face abuse’
September 10 2014 at 16:20

Many domestic workers face abuse from their employers but are too afraid to come forward, a court heard.

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Rail key to Cape Town’s future
September 10 2014 at 16:19

The city’s integrated public transport network plan for the next 18 years recognises rail as the “backbone of public transport”.

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Young entrepreneur blossoms after grant
September 10 2014 at 16:19

Entrepreneur Anda Melane has employed five more people since getting a boost from the NYDA’s grant programme.

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Stellenbosch University boosts security after rape
September 10 2014 at 16:16

The rape of a 22-year-old Matie at a student house highlighted that criminals were using new tactics, the university said.

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Couple found shot dead in Tafelsig
September 10 2014 at 16:15

Cape Town police are investigating a double murder after two bodies were found inside a Mitchells Plain house.

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SA’s maths, science teaching ‘in crisis’
September 10 2014 at 14:51

SA came last, 144th out of 144 countries, for maths and science teaching, according to the World Economic Forum.

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‘Cockroach’ taxis pose danger to young girls
September 10 2014 at 14:48

A 13-year-old girl was almost raped by an “Amaphela” taxi driver while travelling from Gugulethu to Philippi.

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Evictions must include ubuntu: SAHRC
September 10 2014 at 14:18

Evictions of illegal land dwellers must be done humanely, the SA Human Rights Commission chief told an inquiry into the Lwandle evictions.

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Brass Bell victory for residents
September 10 2014 at 11:27

The row between the Brass Bell restaurant, Kalk Bay residents, the city and Prasa has been put to bed.

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Cape looks to cash in on confiscated booze
September 10 2014 at 11:07

The City of Cape Town has sought legal advice on a way to generate revenue from alcohol confiscated from the beaches.

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