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Celebrating festival of lights

2016-10-26 06:00


Young Lady With Heart 2016 winners named

2016-10-26 06:00

ASHLEY Venter from Haythorne Secondary has been named the A Young Lady with Heart 2016 at the annual gala awards dinner at Victoria Country Club at the weekend.

MMC gives man new lease on life

2016-10-26 06:00

SYLVANATHAN Naidoo received a new lease on life last week when he underwent an Aortic Valve Replacement Surgery (open heart surgery) at Midlands Medical Centre Private Hospital.

Community to march peacefully against crime

2016-10-26 06:00

TAKING back the streets of Scottsville, Pelham, Bisley and Hayfields, community members will take part in a motorcade on Thursday, 3 November at 7am. The march will begin at Harry Gwala Stadium and...

Illegal tourism businesses rife in city

2016-10-26 06:00

ILLEGAL tourism business in the city continues to plague the Msunduzi Pietermaritzburg Tourism Association (MPTA), which told businesses operating in the industry to ensure they have all the necessary...

Bluff Meat Supply shares the wealth

2016-10-26 06:00

BLUFF Meat Supply recently donated all the profits they made from selling steak and wors rolls from their stand at The Witness Garden Show to various charities.

St Charles hosts Words Week

2016-10-26 06:00

ONE of the highlights of the St Charles College Preparatory School calendar is Words Week. With teachers and external specialists planning interesting, thought-provoking and exciting lessons...


2016-10-26 06:00

Brendon Govender: Children! WTF!.....I know the driver was driving fast to cut in line.

Charity the real winner in Mrs SA

2016-10-26 06:00

MARITSA Gouws, top 25 finalist in the Schwarzkopf Professional Mrs South Africa, described her journey in the competition as “once in a lifetime”.

Operation Sukuma Sakhe launched

2016-10-26 06:00

IN an effort to improve the functioning of local municipalities in the district, Operation Sukuma Sakhe (OSS) was launched at the city hall last Friday by uMgungundlovu political champion and finance...


2016-10-26 06:00

Letters to the Editor must be received by no later than Friday 4pm to be considered for the following edition.. Letters and e-mails should be addressed to The Editor and e-mailed to...

Violence must fall campaign called for

2016-10-26 06:00

I REFER to the letter titled “Hurtful to see our suburbs like this” (Maritzburg Fever, 19 October).

Man of God turns 80

2016-10-26 06:00

PASTOR Virja recently, by the grace of God, turned 80 and the Upper Room Assembly Church on Sunday celebrated his birthday.


UKZN staff escape arrest

2016-10-26 06:00

ANOTHER five students were arrested on Monday afternoon at the University of KwaZulu-Natal Pietermaritzburg campus for being in violation of the High Court interdict forbidding...

Epic school sport rivalries

2016-10-26 06:00

LOCAL rivalries are one of the joys of sport and the KZN capital is no stranger to these great occasions. At one point, back in the 1970s in particular, rugby contests between Maritzburg College,...

Going green at Mountain Rise SAPS

2016-10-26 06:00

SAPS Mountain Rise Youth Desk Forum has embarked on an internal station project by adopting the front garden area of the station as well as the inside area of the community service centre....

Pelham’s illegal poster problems

2016-10-26 06:00

AN angry Pelham resident contact Maritzburg Fever offices last week complaining about posters being erected along New Scotland and College roads promoting penis enlargements and...

Dux announcements

2016-10-26 06:00

THE top academic spot was closely contested between Kavish Allopi and James Godfrey and the competition ensured that they extended themselves. In the end, James Godfrey emerged...

Comrades Marathon veteran dies

2016-10-26 06:00

THE first black runner to obtain his Comrades Green Number for finishing 10 Comrades, and who was going on to achieve double green number status, has died.

Experience Handel’s immortal ‘Messiah’ in PMB

2016-10-26 06:00

PIETERMARITZBURG Amateur Music Society (Pams) with Eyesizwe Adult Choir and the Pietermartizburg City Orchestra, conducted by Nigel­ Fish, presents George Frideric Handel’s Messiah in Pietermaritzburg...

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2016-10-26 06:00

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PMB, a place of gay acceptance

2016-10-26 06:00

WHILE there are still many challenges to overcome, Pietermaritzburg is very progressive when it comes to gay and lesbian rights and acceptance.

Everything is recyclable

2016-10-26 06:00

NOTHING is un-recyclable. That is the message from Wildlands Conservation Trust, which has partnered with a recycling company in Johannesburg, Rural Waste Poverty Alleviation (RWPA), for its...

Young people, work together and feel proud

2016-10-26 06:00

TODAY, we are living in a world where respect, standards and values have changed a lot, and it is so sad to see that some people in our country have become disrespectful, unruly lawbreakers and have...

Education and youth

2016-10-26 06:00

EDUCATION and youth are interlocked, like fragrance and flowers.

How much food do you need to concentrate?

We have been taught that we need three meals a day in order to make it through the day and while most of us indulge in more than our fair share there is a large portion of South Africans who are living off barely enough to sustain them.


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