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33 days ago
Durban flash floods: heartache and a hero
Durban flash floods: heartache and a hero
Kwazulu Natal

As one family grieves the loss of a loved one swept away in flash floods in Durban, another is thanking a teenage “guardian ...

40 days ago
‘We watched helplessly as he screamed: Help me!’
‘We watched helplessly as he screamed: Help me!’
Kwazulu Natal

The piercing screams of their llittle brother as a blaze ravaged his cottage at the Lakehaven centre are etched in the minds two sisters.

42 days ago
Video: The Post's Mandela Day drive 2016
Video: The Post's Mandela Day drive 2016

Children at the Aryan Benevolent Home in Durban were treated to a fun-filled day of face painting, clowns, pony rides and a scrumptious braai.

47 days ago
Rape priest: depressed teen wants justice
Rape priest: depressed teen wants justice
Crime & Courts

A teenager is demanding justice after she was allegedly raped by her family priest at his Pietermaritzburg home.

47 days ago
80-year-old woman shot as she pleaded for her life
80-year-old woman shot as she pleaded for her life
Crime & Courts

Radhika Roopnarain's two sons could only watch helplessly as she was struck repeatedly on the head with the butt of a gun ...

22 June 2016, 1:13pm
Dad shot saving kids
Dad shot saving kids
Crime & Courts

As fathers were fêted nationally on Sunday, a dad showed his ultimate love for his children by taking the full force of a ...

15 June 2016, 9:34pm
Shock as ‘grenade killer’ walks free
Shock as ‘grenade killer’ walks free
Crime & Courts

The alleged mastermind of the grenade attack in which 9-year-old Yetska Pillay and her grandmother died, has had his conviction overturned.

8 June 2016, 9:34pm
Son discovers dad’s charred remains
Son discovers dad’s charred remains
Crime & Courts

The son of a security company owner in KZN has been left traumatised after seeing his father’s burnt remains lying in a manhole.

8 June 2016, 9:33pm
‘Those drugs were not found at my tavern!’
‘Those drugs were not found at my tavern!’
Crime & Courts

T’s Tavern in Phoenix was raided by police who said they found an assortment of drugs worth over R167 000, but the owner is crying foul.

8 June 2016, 9:09pm
“We could have saved him...”
“We could have saved him...”
Kwazulu Natal

A fire that broke out at an KZN flat, killing a pensioner, could have been doused and the man saved if fire hoses were installed, irate tenants say.

8 June 2016, 7:58pm
Golfers’ terrifying mob ordeal
Golfers’ terrifying mob ordeal
Crime & Courts

A pleasant day out on the golf course ended in a terrifying nightmare for three Phoenix friends when a mob of knife-wielding ...

8 June 2016, 1:10pm
Drug addict pleads guilty to killing 80-year-old neighbour
Drug addict pleads guilty to killing 80-year-old neighbour
Crime & Courts

A 22-year-old Phoenix man has been jailed for fatally stabbing his 80-year-old neighbour before stealing her valuables and ...

1 June 2016, 06:51am
Teen lovers’ chalet death mystery
Teen lovers’ chalet death mystery
Crime & Courts

Mystery surrounds the death of a young couple who were found dead in a self-catering chalet near Albert Falls.

25 May 2016, 1:17pm
‘Jelly Babies’ drug lures kids
‘Jelly Babies’ drug lures kids
Crime & Courts

Drug lords in Chatsworth are enticing young school children with a new drug that can be easily mistaken for sweets.

18 May 2016, 2:37pm
‘There was a black mamba under my sink!’
‘There was a black mamba under my sink!’
Kwazulu Natal

The last thing Anesh Ramrathan expected to see under his bathroom sink was a black mamba - then the slithery uninvited guest bit him.