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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   |   372 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   |   4798 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   |   1194 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   |   615 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   |   1212 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   |   2029 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   |   1438 views

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Boks vs All Blacks - Ellispark - Preview

Pierre Willemse

2014-10-03 12:22

With the winner of the tournament already certain and no pressures to play expansive like in 2013 this match will all be about pride and getting plans together for RWC 2015.

Usage of African languages in South African education

Vusumuzi Shongwe

2014-10-03 12:22

The Minister of Higher Education and Training, Dr Blade Nzimande's call on the usage of indigenous languages at all levels of the South African education system is an ideological challenge.

Atheists have no moral standard by which to be judged


2014-10-03 09:31

This claim has been made so many times by the religious folk among us that I am almost depressed by the lack of understanding about the origin of moral standards.

Nothing can match this


2014-10-03 09:31

No sports event can match this one. It generates the most emotion in families, between friends, in communities, in our country, around the world.

Casual Misandry: Damaging Male Stereotypes


2014-10-03 09:31

Thanks to the wonderful people at Channel24, all visitors of News24's homepage were greeted to this gem of a story headline and teaser: "Ben Affleck's penis makes its debut!"

ABIL: Public Investment Corporation’s bad investment.

Thulane Che Trosky

2014-10-03 07:37

ABIL at the time of the South African Reserve Bank intervening, having a bad debt book of approximately R 17 billion.



2014-01-05 15:34

Travelling to Pretoria from Mokopane on N1 close to Kranskop tol plaza, CRAZY traffic , people going into the oncoming fast lane and going around left off the road!


2014-01-05 18:16

I received this fine for the first time im December. It is astonishing as it is from 2008 for a vehicle that I sold 4 years ago. Also amazing is that it appeared on my "payfine" page now as well which I check every few months and all fines before and after are paid. What was more amazing is that I tried to register a new vehicle and the traffic department refused until I paid it. Where has this been till now and is this legal? I suspect that this is how they will treat outstanding etoll as

King Khepete

2014-01-05 05:24

we were going to the final of top8 and we won it

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2014-01-05 08:09

View of Cape Town Stadium with yacht in foreground as captured from Table Bay during start of the Cape To Rio 2014 Race

Vaughan Henriques

2014-01-05 08:09

View of Table Mountain as captured from Table Bay during start of the Cape To Rio 2014 Race

Danie Baard

2014-01-04 14:56

After storm: half a meter of snow around houses.....missing SA beaches!

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2014-01-04 20:25

Emergency vehicles at scene

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2014-01-04 20:25

Vehicle after Netcare 911 removed driver

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2014-01-04 20:25

Emergency personnel providing medical assistance


2014-01-02 15:09

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