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Should you get the shingles vaccine?

Most of us are at risk of getting shingles because nearly all of us were exposed to chickenpox when we were kids. Helen Grange looks at this nasty disease targe... Read Story

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INDEPENDENT MEDIA

Letter: Dirt, disorder at Beit Bridge border

Beit Bridge border post is anything but a pleasant experience for a tired traveller, says T Markandan.

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INDEPENDENT MEDIA

Deputy minister in car accident

Deputy Minister of Labour Patekile Holomisa was involved in a car crash in which at least five people were injured.

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Should you get the shingles vaccine?

Most of us are at risk of getting shingles because nearly all of us were exposed to chickenpox when we were kids. Helen Grange looks at this n ...

Help the brave #CapeFire fighters
Over the last few days the fires have ravaged the Cape Peninsula. Our fire services are currently fighting 15 fires across the Western Cape. The Volunteer Wildfire Servic ...