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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   |   314 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.

19 comments   |   4634 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   |   1124 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   |   538 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   |   1146 views

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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   |   1968 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   |   1385 views

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We South Africans have got our priorities seriously screwed up and I fear what will happen if (or should I say as) and when ebola rears its head here!

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I’d like to present an insider’s opinion on our public healthcare system.

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This brazen disclosure of Gauteng ANC leadership is nothing short of blatant rebellion against National ANC Government, and signifies a declaration of an open warfare.

Christianity and the Concept of Insurance with God


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I have heard Christians quote this logic and I have read how atheists dismiss it, not that they dismiss it, but they just call it out and name it and that seems to do the trick to an atheist. A Christian might tell an atheist the following phrase.

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Every day in South Africa, another person is affected by theft of electric cables.

Why do we crave the dystopian reality?

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2014-10-06 13:32

Like vampires a few years back and zombies an even fewer back, the newest obsession seems to be Dystopian Fiction.



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