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Two fishermen die after boat capsizes in Port Alfred

2017-08-19 20:10

Two men have drowned when their commercial fishing boat capsized at the Kowie River mouth in Port Alfred, the National Sea Rescue Institute (NSRI) said.


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2017-08-19 19:46

Six coaches of a passenger train have derailed in northern India, killing 23 people and injuring at least 81.

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2017-08-19 18:47

The Springboks beat Argentina with a solid display in their Rugby Championship opener in Port Elizabeth on Saturday.

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amaXhosa king seeks to halt gay initiation film

2017-08-19 17:05

King Zwelonke Sigcawu is seeking to halt the distribution of a film depicting a homosexual relationship during the traditional amaXhosa manhood initiations.


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