Former Blue Bulls' judgment under way

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Former Blue Bull's player Phindile Joseph Ntshongwana's judgment on murder and rape charges has begun with criticism of the police and prosecution.

KZN ready for Nigeria church collapse survivors

2014-09-23 05:00

Hospitals in KwaZulu-Natal are ready to receive patients injured in the Nigeria church building collapse, the province's health department says.

Teens denied bail in beheading case

2014-09-22 18:25

A 17-year-old and a 16-year-old accused of stabbing and beheading a Durban prostitute have been denied bail in the Durban Magistrate's court.

5 to seek bail in decapitation case

2014-09-22 05:33

Five people accused of killing a prostitute, whose headless body was found at Durban's Shallcross Stadium, are expected to apply for bail in the Durban Regional Court.

KZN man dies after being hit by train

2014-09-21 17:37

A man has been killed after he was hit by a train between Park Rynie and Scottburgh in KwaZulu-Natal, say emergency services.

Five killed in Durban head-on crash

2014-09-21 09:01

Five people have died after two vehicles collided head-on in Durban, paramedics have said.

Woman killed in KZN crash

2014-09-19 21:58

A woman has been killed and six other people injured when a bakkie and minibus collided in Cato Ridge, KwaZulu-Natal.

'Sex predator' teacher hid wealth, denied bail

2014-09-19 10:28

A Durban teacher has been denied bail after it emerged that he misled the court about his considerable wealth - which he had used to pay his students for naked pictures and sex.

Don't call Derby boring - Doc

2014-09-18 18:00

Kaizer Chiefs assistant coach Doctor Khumalo does not expect their MTN8 final against Orlando Pirates to be an open affair.

Mvovo starts for Sharks

2014-09-18 12:12

Springbok Lwazi Mvovo will start at left wing for the Sharks when they tackle the Blue Bulls in a Currie Cup clash in Pretoria.

Kemp J Kemp loses dog case

2014-09-17 18:12

The man who had President Jacob Zuma's corruption allegations struck from the court roll has been less successful in his bid to keep a St Bernard dog from being thrown off a Durban golf estate.

Alarm bells ringing at Sharks

2014-09-16 23:30

Sharks' captain Tera Mtembu admits that they have slumped into a "desperate" position in their Currie Cup title defence.

Four pushed past guards to get to Marine

2014-09-16 17:26

Four men, one of them wearing a pink shirt, pushed past three security guards to get to former Royal Marine Brett Williams and beat him to death, a security guard has said.

Three Monkeys Coffee Bar in Durban

2014-09-16 12:11

If legendary coffee and deliciously fresh eats are what you are after then pop in at this coffee shop gem.

Sharks count the cost of draw

2014-09-15 19:33

Sharks coach Brad Macleod-Henderson didn’t have much to enthuse about after their Currie Cup clash with the Free State Cheetahs.

KZN shark board to test protection cable

2014-09-15 15:54

The KwaZulu-Natal Sharks Board will begin testing an electronic shark repellent cable next month in an attempt to prevent future shark attacks.

All white people look the same to me - witness

2014-09-15 13:38

A security guard who could not identify any of the four people accused of beating a former Royal Marine to death has admitted in the Durban Regional Court that all white people looked the same.

Sharks executive suspended

2014-09-15 12:01

A top Sharks executive has been suspended amid reports of maladministration at the union after a forensic investigation.

3 to appear for Durban decapitation

2014-09-15 05:40

The case against three minors implicated in the murder of a woman who was decapitated is expected to continue in the Durban Regional Court.

Man falls off cliff in KZN

2014-09-13 20:20

Rescue operations were underway in Illembe, KwaZulu-Natal where a man fell off a cliff, paramedics have said.

Cheetahs, Sharks share spoils

2014-09-13 16:56

There was heartbreak for the Sharks in Bloemfontein after the Free State Cheetahs snatched an injury time draw.

Nakasa memorial attended by hundreds

2014-09-13 16:15

Hundreds of people have attended the memorial service of anti-apartheid journalist Nat Nakasa at Durban's city hall.

3 decapitation accused yet to plead

2014-09-12 17:18

A Durban magistrate has postponed the case against three minors involved in the murder of a woman who was decapitated.

Marine murder trial continues

2014-09-12 11:06

The trial of four men accused of killing former Royal Marine Brett Williams is expected to continue in the Durban Regional Court.


Pupils attack teachers at Umlazi school

2014-09-23 09:24

Two teachers have been attacked by pupils who went on the rampage at an Umlazi school, the KwaZulu-Natal education department says.

Sharks hope for Lewies boost

2014-09-22 22:29

The Sharks will hope the lock Stephan Lewies recovers from his knee injury in time for their Currie Cup clash against the EP Kings.

Durban decapitation accused abandon bail bid

2014-09-22 15:34

Three of the five people accused of decapitating a Durban prostitute have abandoned their bail application in the Durban Regional Court.

Sharks lauded for complete effort

2014-09-22 05:00

A rare 80-minute effort has earned the Sharks a valuable victory over the Blue Bulls, according to coach Brad Macleod-Henderson.

Baxter: We can get even better

2014-09-21 16:47

After winning the MTN8 title, Kazier Chiefs coach Stuart Baxter warned that the team is yet to hit its peak.

Sharks win Loftus battle

2014-09-20 18:47

The Sharks have kept their Absa Currie Cup hopes alive with victory over the Blue Bulls at Loftus Versfeld.

Fire destroys dwellings in Durban informal settlement

2014-09-19 12:20

A fire that destroyed about 100 dwellings in the Kennedy Road informal settlement in Durban has been extinguished, officials say.

Suspended Hawks head charges withdrawn

2014-09-19 07:42

Internal disciplinary charges against suspended Hawks head Major-General Johan Booysen have been withdrawn.

DA's KZN offices destroyed in fire

2014-09-18 14:28

The DA offices within the KwaZulu-Natal legislature have been gutted by a fire.

Sharks wary of 'stronger' pool

2014-09-17 23:00

Sharks assistant coach Sean Everitt believes that the cross-pool phase of the Currie Cup brings its own set of challenges.

Pinetown crash driver to plead guilty

2014-09-17 13:04

The Swazi national whose lorry ploughed through a Pinetown intersection killing 24 people is set to plead guilty to 24 counts of culpable homicide next month.

Man kills wife, bludgeons kids

2014-09-16 21:38

A man killed his wife as she slept and bludgeoned his children to death when they came to investigate what was happening, prosecutors claim.

5 held after man burnt to death

2014-09-16 14:01

Five men have been arrested after a 20-year-old man was burnt to death at Nkanini, KwaZulu-Natal.

Plane crashes on farm, two dead

2014-09-15 22:12

Two people have died in a plane crash in Newcastle, KwaZulu-Natal emergency services say.

Ndungane doubt for the Sharks

2014-09-15 16:00

The Sharks will be hoping Odwa Ndungane's groin strain is not a serious one ahead of their Currie Cup clash against the Blue Bulls.

Gym rape suspect cleared

2014-09-15 14:49

A man accused of raping a 15-year-old girl at a Virgin Active gym in August will not face prosecution, after CCTV footage and evidence of a relationship emerged.

Decapitated prostitute - minors change plea

2014-09-15 12:52

Three minors, who were expected to plead guilty to their role in killing and decapitating a prostitute, have informed the Durban Regional Court that they intended pleading not guilty.

Madonsela warned to leave Zuma alone - report

2014-09-15 10:19

Public Protector Thuli Madonsela was warned in a traditional song at Khulubuse Zuma's wedding over the weekend to leave President Jacob Zuma alone, according to a report.

Zuma's nephew Khulubuse weds Swazi princess

2014-09-14 10:26

President Jacob Zuma's nephew, Khulubuse Zuma, has married one of his four fiancées, Swazi princess Fikisiwe Dlamini, in Nkandla.

Nat Nakasa reburied

2014-09-13 18:16

Anti-apartheid journalist Nat Nakasa has been reburied in Durban's Chesterville's Heroes Acre, some 49 years after he was buried in a New York cemetery.

KZN drug dealer arrested

2014-09-13 16:15

A man was arrested for dealing and possession of drugs in Shallcross, Durban, police said on Saturday.

Nakasa reburial closes a tragic chapter, says Mthethwa

2014-09-13 14:32

The reburial of anti-apartheid journalist Nat Nakasa closed a tragic chapter of South Africa's history, Arts and Culture Minister Nathi Mthethwa has said.

Baby Bok loving life at Sharks

2014-09-12 12:54

Sharks centre Andre Esterhuizen is another young talent who will be making his mark during this year's Currie Cup.

Three to appear for murder of decapitated woman

2014-09-12 11:07

Three minors involved in the murder of a woman who was decapitated will appear in the Durban Regional Court.

Child porn: Teacher's finances to be probed

2014-09-12 09:23

The financial affairs of the Durban drama teacher facing a raft of child pornography charges will be carefully scrutinised before a bail decision.

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