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10-year-old killed, dad wounded in Cape Town shooting

2016-01-27 13:00

A 10-year-old boy has been killed and his father wounded in a shooting in a Parkwood house, Western Cape police say.

Two die, 16 hurt as bakkies, truck crash

2015-12-08 10:18

Two men have been killed and 16 others injured in a collision on the R44 near Wellington.

Conflicting reports on 'kidnap' of Islamic scholar's grandson

2015-11-03 11:55

Conflicting reports on the alleged kidnapping of the grandson of well-known professor and Islamic scholar Shaykh Yusuf da Costa, who was believed to have been kidnapped on Monday, have surfaced following his return home.

Stellenbosch solar project lights up

2015-08-27 21:08

Thinking small, South Africans have developed an affordable solar power prototype that stumped Google.

No record of Sanral decision on Cape tolls - City

2015-08-11 16:09

A lawyer for the City of Cape Town says there is no evidence to show the Sanral board has made a decision to declare portions of the N1 and N2 as toll roads.

Bakkies: Coaching not for me

2015-07-08 10:09

Former Bok lock Bakkies Botha says he will not pursue a career as a professional coach when his playing days are over.

So you think you’re cool? When last did you check your age?

2015-07-03 16:31

There are dos and don’ts for certain age groups, they say. A middle-aged man driving a Mini Cooper tends to look like a paedophile on the prowl. Soccer moms, keep your sprogs even closer when you spot this uncle.

Jappie recommended for KZN judge president

2015-04-13 17:30

KwaZulu-Natal High Court Deputy Judge President Achmat Jappie has been recommended for the position of judge president after being interviewed by the Judicial Services Commission.

On 1 March 2015, fires began to roar across the Cape Town south peninsula. Starting in Muizenberg, the fire spread rapidly to surrounding areas. Click through our timeline to explore how the fire has grown.

On 1 March 2015, fires began to roar across the Cape Town south peninsula. Starting in Muizenberg, the fire spread rapidly to surrounding areas. Click through our timeline to explore how the fire has grown.

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2 injured after truck plummets off bridge

2015-02-26 15:12

Cape Town traffic ground to a halt on Thursday after a truck plunged off a bridge, landing on an embankment below on the N1 Koeberg Interchange in Cape Town.


Mutilated body with parts missing found

2016-01-20 16:37

The mutilated body of a 40-year-old man has been found dumped in a street in Mpumalanga.

Nehawu workers play catch-up after 'successful' strike

2015-12-07 14:31

Services at Parliament are getting back to normal as workers are pitching in to get everything sorted by the time festive season holidays start on December 16.

Cape Town cop allegedly shoots girlfriend before killing himself

2015-09-14 13:31

A policeman is believed to have shot his girlfriend at a home in Strand, before turning the gun on himself. She survived the shooting and is being treated in hospital.

Sanral's Cape toll plan discriminatory, City argues

2015-08-12 13:44

Sanral failed to take into consideration that tolling sections of the highway into Cape Town would unfairly discriminate against the poor, says the City of Cape Town.

Man killed in Khayelitsha mob justice attack

2015-07-09 08:49

A man has been killed and two others seriously injured after being assaulted and burnt in an alleged mob justice attack in Khayelitsha, Cape Town.

Boks: Lambie is 'good to go'

2015-07-06 21:01

Flyhalf Patrick Lambie has made a full recovery from his neck injury and is ready to take to the field again.

Stormers to clinch conference

2015-06-05 12:33

On their lush home pitch, the Stormers will nose out the dapper Lions to secure the SA conference on Saturday, predicts Rob Houwing.

Periodical imprisonment for Maqubela – social worker

2015-03-18 20:24

The most appropriate sentence for convicted killer Thandi Maqubela would be periodical imprisonment, a social worker has told the Western Cape High Court.

WATCH: Incredible footage of the South Peninsula fire

2015-03-05 12:53

Watch footage of the fire fighters battling the fire that has roared through South Peninsula.

Vavi: Battle for soul of Cosatu

2014-12-09 15:57

Attempts to divide and split the trade union movement amounts to the crime of treason against the working class, says Cosatu general secretary Zwelinzima Vavi.

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