Seven killed as vehicles burst into flames

2014-11-22 13:49

At least seven people have died after a car and a bakkie burst into flames following a collision on the N2 near the Dokodweni toll gate in KwaZulu-Natal.

Levi clubs Cobras to victory

2014-11-21 22:18

Richard Levi clubbed an aggressive half century as the Cape Cobras claimed a convincing victory over the Dolphins in Durban.

Robbers wounded in KZN shoot-out

2014-11-21 08:35

Two suspected robbers have been wounded during a shoot-out with police in Effingham, KwaZulu-Natal.

Women held for toddler's murder

2014-11-20 22:30

A 55-year-old woman has been arrested for allegedly killing a 2-year-old girl in Chatsworth, Durban.

Cobras wary of risky Dolphins

2014-11-20 20:00

The Cobras will be cautious of the Dolphins' high risk approach to T20 cricket when they clash in the RAM SLAM T20 at Kingsmead.

Gay dad challenges maternity leave law

2014-11-20 10:44

Durban man in same-sex marriage denied maternity leave heads to the labour court.

Boy drowned in house pool, not hotel

2014-11-19 15:36

The 2-year-old boy who drowned in a pool in Port Shepstone on the KwaZulu-Natal south coast drowned in a house pool and not in the Kapenta Bay Hotel's pool, the hotel has confirmed.

NFP leader suffered stroke - report

2014-11-19 10:42

National Freedom Party president Zanele kaMagwaza-Msibi is in hospital after allegedly suffering a stroke, several sources say, but her party says she is being treated for exhaustion.

Protesters block highway near Port Shepstone

2014-11-19 09:56

Protesters blockaded the N2 near Harding and Port Shepstone in service delivery protests, and have also damaged water tanks.

Leader of the NFP admitted to hospital

2014-11-18 20:28

The leader of the NFP, Zanele kaMagwaza-Msibi, who is also the Deputy Science and Technology Minister, has been admitted to hospital.

Richmond municipal offices torched

2014-11-17 17:43

A case of arson is being investigated after the Richmond municipal manager's office was burnt down, KwaZulu-Natal police have said.


In today's news headlines: six have been killed after a high-speed chase with police in Durban, the bodies of 74 South Africans killed in the Nigerian church collapse have been returned to SA and Obama condemns the beheading of American aid worker Peter Kassig.

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Knights' efforts go to waste

2014-11-16 22:13

A brilliant performance with the ball by the Knights went to waste as rain washed out their RAM SLAM T20 match at Kingsmead.

Shakes silences his critics

2014-11-16 16:00

Shakes Mashaba says whoever still doubts whether he is the right man for the Bafana Bafana job is doing so 'at their own peril'.

Cobras beat Titans in thriller

2014-11-16 13:46

The Cape Cobras have narrowly beaten the Titans in an entertaining RAM SLAM T20 Challenge match at Kingsmead.

Bafana qualify for AFCON 2015

2014-11-15 17:10

Bafana Bafana have qualified for the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations after beating Sudan at the Moses Mabhida Stadium in Durban.

Man dies in sewer treasure hunt

2014-11-15 12:17

A man has died after going into sewage pipes in Durban to search for jewellery and valuables accidentally flushed down toilets and drains - the third such death this year.

Warriors secure last-gasp win

2014-11-14 23:50

Captain Colin Ingram kept his nerve under intense pressure to guide the Warriors to victory over the Dolphins at St George's Park.

Lions No 2 goes under the knife

2014-11-14 15:00

Golden Lions hooker Robbie Coetzee will undergo surgery in Durban to reduce the pain in his neck and prepare him for the new season.

Newborn baby found alive in bushes

2014-11-13 15:28

A newborn baby has been found alive in a bush in Westville, KwaZulu-Natal paramedics have said.

Tongaat mall inquiry to call engineer

2014-11-13 11:41

An inquiry into the collapse of the Tongaat mall which claimed the lives of two people will continue next week with testimony from an engineer, the labour department says.

Armband not on Furman's mind

2014-11-12 20:19

Dean Furman has said that he would be honoured to captain Bafana Bafana should coach Shakes Mashaba come calling.

KZN rugby star commits suicide

2014-11-12 14:27

Talented South Coast rugby player Siyanda Dlamini Mzizi has been identified as the man who committed suicide at Margate Pier.

5 kids killed in KZN incidents

2014-11-12 08:41

Five children have been killed in two separate accidents in KwaZulu-Natal, say paramedics.


Durban CBD slum lords rake in up to R500 000 a month

2014-11-22 09:53

Slum lords who have tapped into a multi-mullion rand trade by housing the poorest of the poor in squalid buildings in Durban's CBD, reportedly are earning as much as R500 000 a month.

Your handy weekend gig guide

2014-11-21 17:00

It’s the weekend and whether you want to party like a rock star or just chill, there’s something for everyone happening this weekend.

Arrested journalists were visiting Sheryl Cwele

2014-11-20 21:10

Two Sunday Times journalists arrested after allegedly claiming to be relatives of an inmate were visiting convicted drug trafficker Sheryl Cwele.

Journalists arrested in Durban prison

2014-11-20 14:16

Two journalists have been arrested at Durban's Westville Prison after pretending to be relatives of an inmate.

Gay dad challenges maternity leave law

2014-11-20 10:35

Durban man in same-sex marriage denied maternity leave heads to the labour court.

Sharks saddened by Visagie's death

2014-11-19 10:45

The Sharks have expressed their sadness at the passing of former Natal scrumhalf Gawie Visagie.

Ex-Springbok Visagie dies

2014-11-19 09:56

Former Springbok and Natal halfback Gawie Visagie has passed away after a long battle with cancer.

Boy drowns in KZN pool

2014-11-18 23:06

A two-year-old boy drowned in a pool in Kapenta Bay on the KwaZulu-Natal south coast on Tuesday, paramedics said.

Sharks give Perez lifeline

2014-11-18 09:05

Samoan wing Paul Perez is on trial at the Sharks in the hope of finding a new rugby home ahead of the 2015 season.

Horak leaves Kings for Sharks

2014-11-17 17:15

Eastern Province Kings defence coach Michael Horak has left the union to take up a role with the Sharks.

Qualification soothes Furman

2014-11-17 05:00

Dean Furman says Bafana Bafana's AFCON qualification went a long way in easing the pain of failing to book a place at the FIFA SWC.

Six killed after high-speed chase with cops

2014-11-16 20:33

Six people have died after two cars collided during a high-speed chase with metro police officers in Durban, the KwaZulu-Natal transport department says.

Lions surge past Warriors

2014-11-16 17:17

The Highveld Lions have kept their unbeaten run in the RAM SLAM T20 Challenge alive with a win over the Warriors at Kingsmead.

Furman chuffed with win

2014-11-16 14:07

Newly-appointed Bafana Bafana skipper Dean Furman says leading the national team in Durban was the proudest moment of his career.

Mashaba lauds Bafana's effort

2014-11-15 20:19

Shakes Mashaba is immensely proud of Bafana Bafana after they ensured their passage into next year's AFCON.

Moment's silence for Meyiwa

2014-11-15 15:32

South Africa and Sudan have observed a minute's silence for Senzo Meyiwa ahead of the 2015 AFCON qualifier at Moses Mabhida Stadium.

6 die as cars collide, burst into flames

2014-11-15 09:21

Six people have died after a car apparently travelling on the wrong side of the M4 highway in Durban collided with another car, resulting in both vehicles bursting into flames.

Lesotho man's extradition hearing postponed

2014-11-14 20:01

The extradition hearing of a Lesotho national had to be postponed after both he and his lawyer failed to arrive at the Durban Magistrate's Court.

Daunting task for Meyiwa heir

2014-11-13 16:30

Whoever fills Senzo Meyiwa’s position will have to put the former Bafana Bafana captain and goalkeeper’s death in the past.

KZN side mourn death of star

2014-11-13 15:17

The Fidelity South Coast Warriors were saddened and shocked to learn about the death of Siyanda Dlamini Mzizi.

UK folk singer Passenger heading to SA

2014-11-13 11:08

Folk singer and songwriter Mike Rosenberg, familiar to millions by his stage name, Passenger, is coming to South Africa in February 2015.

Sharks ban Marine beaters

2014-11-12 18:04

The Sharks have banned the men acquitted of murder in connection with the fatal beating of a former Royal Marine from Kings Park.

Lone rugby murder accused to take the stand

2014-11-12 13:16

Blayne Shepard, accused of beating a former Royal Marine to death at a Super XV rugby match last year, is set to take the stand in a bid to clear his name.

Mahlangu banned from Bafana

2014-11-11 19:41

SAFA have confirmed that May Mahlangu will not be considered for Bafana Bafana in the future following his withdrawal from the squad.

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