Durban pupil, 7, gets pencil in ear as teacher allegedly slaps him

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A Durban Grade 1 pupil got a pencil shoved into his ear when a teacher allegedly slapped him, says a local security company.

Student leader's death in custody is a hoax - police

2016-10-28 13:29

Police have dispelled rumours that #FeesMustFall student leader, Bonginkosi Khanyile, was stabbed to death in Westville Prison.

Less than 3% of KZN adults have accredited tertiary qualifications – premier

2016-10-27 17:03

KwaZulu-Natal Premier Willies Mchunu has called for more focus on the education sector, saying that less than 3% of adults in the province have an accredited tertiary qualification.

Nissan NP200 ICE: For the plumber that enjoys surfing?

2016-10-27 13:38

Nissan has unveiled a special edition of its popular NP200 one-tonne bakkie; It's called the ICE and it's pretty, er, cool.

Shock as Gary Gold quits Sharks

2016-10-27 10:00

Following two years at the helm of the Sharks, Gary Gold has requested the opportunity to pursue another avenue in his rugby career.

Scholar transport driver, teen shot in Durban

2016-10-26 20:16

A driver transporting school children and one of his teenage passengers have been shot in Phoenix, north of Durban, say paramedics.

Three women in KZN court for allegedly raping man

2016-10-26 14:39

Three women have appeared in court for allegedly raping a man in northern KwaZulu-Natal, the Commission for Gender Equality says.

Dolphins coach wary of Knights attack

2016-10-26 13:23

Dolphins coach Grant Morgan says they will give the Knights bowling attack the respect it deserves.

UKZN extends academic year

2016-10-26 10:57

The University of KwaZulu-Natal has extended its academic calendar by almost four weeks to allow students to complete the year, after the recent surge of protests.

Imran Tahir back for Dolphins

2016-10-26 08:30

The Dolphins have welcomed Imran Tahir back into their 12-man squad for their Sunfoil Series clash against the Knights in Durban.


WATCH: Spry seniors tear up the dancefloor

2016-10-28 13:43

Durban Metro police have revealed a softer side, as video footage of officers singing and dancing with elderly residents at an old age home has swept across social media.

Police divers find drowned Durban fisherman

2016-10-28 12:52

Police search and rescue divers have pulled the body of a fisherman from the surf at Virginia Beach, a spokesperson says.

Police probe shooting of eThekwini mayor's security officer

2016-10-27 16:34

The motive behind the fatal shooting of a Durban Metro Police officer is yet to be determined, police say.

News24 user donates R10 000 to gogo who lost house in fire

2016-10-27 12:34

A News24 user, touched by the plight of an elderly Mzingazi woman who lost everything when her house was gutted by a fire, has donated R10 000 to help her and her grandchildren.

Siseko Jafta: From near paralysis to KZNRU GM

2016-10-27 10:00

His story has been quite remarkable up until now, and it is only just beginning.

I will never stop looking for Senzo's killers: Sam Meyiwa

2016-10-26 19:09

The father of slain Orlando Pirates and Bafana Bafana goalkeeper Senzo Meyiwa says he will never stop looking for his son’s killers.

Pensioner falls to his death on Durban highway

2016-10-26 13:31

A pensioner, believed to be in his seventies, has died after falling from a pedestrian bridge in Durban, paramedics say.

KZN woman in court for allegedly ordering hit on hubby

2016-10-26 11:12

A KwaZulu-Natal woman has appeared in court for allegedly ordering a hit on her husband, local police say.

Security guard hailed after saving drowning pooch

2016-10-26 09:01

A Durban security guard has had to deal with a peculiar emergency - saving a drowning dog from a swimming pool at a home in Parkhill.

MPs hail virgin bursary scheme for promoting 'good behaviour'

2016-10-25 17:32

MPs have praised the Uthukela District Municipality for promoting "good behaviour" with its bursary scheme for female virgins.

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