Parents’ fight for justice

2016-08-29 13:48

“I bent to pick him up. He was whimpering and had a look in his beautiful brown eyes which seemed to be asking, ‘Why mommy?’ It is a vision that will haunt me for the rest of my life.”.

Family devastated after cops shoot their puppy

2016-08-25 12:19

A devastated Pietermaritzburg family is threatening to press charges against police for shooting and killing their three-month-old puppy.

Mkondeni polluter sought

2016-08-25 10:55

Major concerns have been raised over a sewer spewing copious amounts of what appears to be factory effluent in Halstead Road, Mkondeni.

Thieves nab stereo and torch car

2016-08-24 10:14

A family of six were awoken in the early hours of Tuesday morning by an inferno outside when thieves who had broken into a car on their property, set it alight.

Alleged pension fund robbers in dock

2016-08-23 17:56

A cash van driver has pointed out one of the men who attacked him, during the trial of three alleged robbers in the Pietermaritzburg High Court.

Lawsuit drama in Shaw murder

2016-08-23 10:48

The violent death of Susan Shaw on a remote country estate in 2007 is again under scrutiny in the high court due to a multi-million rand law suit by her husband, Hilton.

Man found slain in car

2016-08-22 14:44

An accident on the N3 resulting in the discovery of a dead Pietermaritzburg taxi driver with four bullet wounds in his head at the weekend has so far raised more questions than answers.

Epworth teacher still coaching aged ninety

2016-08-22 14:28

Freda Waygood, a part-time synchronised swimming and diving teacher at Epworth School, proved age is but a number as she celebrated her 90th birthday on Sunday.

KZN teacher accused of filming himself having sex with pupil

2016-08-18 16:17

A teacher accused of filming himself having sex with a pupil from a high school in Nquthu, in northern KwaZulu-Natal, has been suspended.

Cops, security use paintball and rubber bullets against UKZN students

2016-08-17 12:01

Police and security guards have fired paintball pellets and rubber bullets at protesting students at the UKZN’s Pietermaritzburg campus.


Sharks in red

2016-08-25 12:20

While the Sharks may be R39 million in the red, the game goes on with new CEO and former player Gary Teichmann at the helm having succeeded John Smit.

Students meet future employers

2016-08-25 12:10

Students flocked to the Durban University of Technology’s graduate recruitment programme held at the Riverside campus in Pietermaritzburg on Wednesday.

Irked worker trashes ex-Miss SA's home

2016-08-24 11:00

A South African power couple’s Nottingham Road home has been ransacked and trashed, allegedly by a former disgruntled employee in what appeared to be a revenge attack.

Copesville father pulled neighbour out of fire

2016-08-24 09:00

A brave Copesville father is recovering in hospital after risking his life to save his neighbour, who was trapped in a burning house at the weekend.

Before Wayde, there was Malcolm Spence

2016-08-23 10:55

While South Africans are still in awe of Wayde van Niekerk’s 400m run at the Rio Olympics, there is a KwaZulu-Natal connection with the race.

Week-long water cut

2016-08-23 10:41

Richmond residents collected rain water to use in their homes this past weekend as Monday marked their seventh day without water.

Farmers fix local road

2016-08-22 14:34

Fed-up Dargle farmers took it upon themselves to fix their district road, claiming their pleas for help went unheard by the KZN Transport Department.

KZN MEC lays statutory rape charges against teacher

2016-08-18 22:28

Criminal charges have been laid by KwaZulu-Natal Education MEC Mthandeni Dlungwane against a teacher accused of statutory rape with six pupils at school in the north of the province.

Woman killed, 2 injured after bags of animal feed fall on them

2016-08-18 10:27

A woman has died and two others have been seriously injured after a number of large bags of animal feed fell on them at a Howick industrial park.

Hustlers hit hospitals

2016-08-16 12:30

Two women, dubbed the “Hospital Hustlers”, have allegedly been stealing from vulnerable and ill patients at hospitals in KwaZulu-Natal.

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