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Engineer denies wrongdoing in laundry tender

A Durban North man and director of a top engineering firm, Elias Vasilaki Mechanicos was arrested in connection with tender fraud involving R142 million.

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‘His brutality was unbelievable’

Phindile Ntshongwana got five life sentences. But his family say his mental illness has been disregarded, writes Nkululeko Nene.

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Woman, baby killed by lightning

A woman and a six-month-old baby died when they were struck by lightning in Mphondi near Nqutu, KwaZulu-Natal, paramedics said.

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Sandy Bay’s strong naked appeal

A group has launched a petition to have Sandy Bay officially declared a nudist beach, with hopes of ending its dismal reputation as a hot spot for ...