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1-ton rock crushes illegal miner

Another Zama Zama has died illegally mining for gold dust, his body crushed by rock weighing up to a ton.

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THE STAR

Tis the season of robberies, warn cops

Joburg experienced two well-planned cash heists – an indication that the cash-in-transit robbery season is truly under way.

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Hit on magistrate foiled

No criminal charges have been laid over the foiled assassination attempt on a controversial Benoni magistrate.

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R200 for saying no to sex
October 8 2014 at 07:36

Teenage Swazi girls will be paid R200 a month by King Mswati’s government if they abstain from sex.

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Happy birthday, Arch!
October 7 2014 at 14:33

Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu celebrates his 83rd birthday today.

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‘Classify cable theft as sabotage’
October 7 2014 at 12:41

The City of Johannesburg spends R10m a year replacing stolen copper cables, says acting mayor Matshidiso Mfikoe.

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Security guard ‘conned by gang’
October 7 2014 at 11:47

Robbers who fled with R15m worth of goods from an Edenvale warehouse told the guard they were there to see a manager.

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SACP seething over SABC ‘snub’
October 7 2014 at 11:47

The SACP has called for action against the public broadcaster for allegedly blacking out its Red October launch.

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Mom’s terror as gunman flees with baby
October 7 2014 at 10:35

Thoughts of how Taegrin Morris was dragged to death by hijackers raced through her mind as a gunman drove off with her baby.

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Newclare protest claims life of ‘good man’
October 7 2014 at 10:52

Junior Gregory Loff was in the wrong place at the wrong time - and he paid the ultimate price for it.

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Park station ‘dangerous’
October 7 2014 at 10:52

A bus operator at Johannesburg’s Park station has slammed the “totally ineffective” security at the commuter hub.

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We need more teachers to make the grade
October 7 2014 at 10:47

There’s a severe shortage of primary school teachers in at least 93 countries worldwide, according to Unesco.

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Robinson, Malan turn on each other
October 7 2014 at 10:37

Maruschka Robinson and JP Malan, accused of murdering Dustan Blom, are allegedly blaming each other for the crime.

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