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Police line: A good response time

2015-08-20 13:03

Many News24 Users have shared their frustrating experience of calling 10111. However, not everyone had to wait long for a police response. These News24 Users share their positive experiences.

2 comments   |   373 views

Emirates vs Qatar Airways

2015-08-20 13:03

I recently flew on Emirates and Qatar Airways and spent long hours at both their airports on both legs of each journey - in the public areas - not the private lounges.

20 comments   |   4802 views

'We cannot rely on police for protection'

2015-08-20 11:23

About two months ago I contacted the police. They answered promptly but only arrived more than 45 minutes later.

5 comments   |   1196 views

The pros and cons of being a working mother

2015-08-20 10:02

Your baby is on the way and the time has come to choose whether to hang up your suit jacket for good or to become a full time working mom.

1 comment   |   616 views

Phoning 10111: A long wait

2015-08-20 09:08

The average waiting time for a police officer to arrive if you called the 10111 number during an emergency is 19 minutes. News24 Users share their experience of calling the emergency number.

2 comments   |   1215 views

TAKING YOU BACK:  Wheels24 readers have sent in pics of their classic Beetles.See the gallery here.


Confused operator

2015-08-20 10:02

On 14 Jun 2014 we were attacked by 5 armed men. We phoned 112 from our cell. It just rang, writes News24 User Carel de Ridder.

4 comments   |   2031 views

Hung up and called an ambulance myself

2015-08-20 09:08

News24 user Stadler Kok tells of his experience with trying to make an emergency call to 10111.

0 comments   |   1439 views

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2014-10-14 13:19

Just on 3 years ago I became interested in how fundamentalist religion and science seemed to be increasingly at one another’s throats. I decided I wanted to understand and perhaps write about it.

The Syrian tunnel and the Spring


2014-10-14 11:24

When the first spontaneous explosions of the Arab democratic revolutions erupted in Tunisia in December 2010, many were hoping that this revolt might usher in a new beginning for the whole region.

The genes of our father

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2014-10-14 11:24

The spread of genes passed from generation to generation. Though a variety came, the physical evidence is of great marvellous. Ju

Guttersnipe media and the Ebola crisis- what are they playing at?

Ann Carriage

2014-10-14 11:24

There is a video currently doing the rounds on the web that has been purported to have been disseminated by CNN and the New York Times featuring victims of the Ebola virus in Liberia.

No good in this story

Thulane Che Trosky

2014-10-14 07:23

There are those in the government who say we should start telling those “good stories” about this country. Those tales are where everybody is happy, treated with dignity and services are delivers.

The story just gets longer and longer

Thulane Che Trosky

2014-10-14 07:23

First their was the corrupt relationship with Schabir Shaik. Then there were the more that 700 fraud charges against him. Then the arms deal came about. Then there was Guptagate...


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2014-01-17 23:33

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2014-01-18 06:48

In this time i was at my friends home.He invited me on his daghters birthday celebrates.

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2014-01-17 17:24

Disaster waiting to happen: Electricity pole that are about to go down at Nduru village Kano plains Kisumu county. This has raised alot of fears to the residents living around despite numerous calls to the Kenya Power and Lighting Company by them to act on the timed bomb. The danger has now lasted for 3 weeks without any response from the company. 0719591625


2014-01-17 10:16

With the weather getting warmer in Cape Town the dragonflies are also becoming less active allowing for the occasional photograph.


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