LIVE UPDATES: Oscar Pistorius trial, day 24

2014-04-16 08:27

Get all the highlights from Oscar Pistorius's murder trial which is now in its 24th day. Get Tuesday's updates here.


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South Korean officials say as many as 295 people are still missing after a ferry carrying 477 passengers and crew capsized off the south coast.


Zuma taken aback by 'vote no' campaign

2014-04-16 07:50

President Jacob Zuma has described Ronnie Kasrils's spoil-your-ballot campaign as a "very funny thing" and says he hopes to engage with the ANC stalwart on the matter.

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2014-04-16 07:42

A woman warned police her father was in possession of a firearm two hours before he shot dead her mother, the Nelspruit Circuit of the North Gauteng High Court has heard.

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2014-04-16 08:34

SANParks has announced that the Kruger National Park will be enforcing gate quotas during the upcoming Easter Weekend.


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Waratahs coach Michael Cheika's judicial hearing over his alleged confrontation with a cameraman has been postponed.


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