‘Drunk’ cop claims to have been framed

2015-08-30 23:02

THE Mid-Illovo policeman photographed asleep in his van with a bottle of liqour between his legs claims he was framed, a claim that police unions, politicians and even community policing forum members have ridiculed.

Livr - a social network only accessible when drunk

2014-03-12 12:18

The password for 'Livr' is a couple of beers and a breathalyzer.

The 7 stages of drunkenness

2013-08-12 14:47

One drink and the conversation starts flowing. Another drink and your confidence grows. Drink number three, and you’re ready to party! What comes after that?

Women uses car to block train

2013-03-20 10:02

Pennsylvanian police arrested a female driver for intentionally parking her car across a railway track. Her reason? She hates the sound of train whistles...

Life ban for drunk drivers?

2013-01-04 08:14

Christmas road death stats report that, so far, 1279 people have died on SA's roads since December 1, 2012. Now the IFP wants drunk drivers banned - for life.

‘Matric Rage’ can be managed

2011-11-29 14:42

Guidelines for parents on how to celebrate the end of school.

5 drinking hazards

2009-05-14 00:00

While drinking may literally make you view the world through rose-tinted glasses, it may also be hazardous to your health. Be aware of the dangers.


4 Drunkest wedding revelers

2014-08-26 14:51

There’s nothing wrong with getting a little tipsy at a wedding, but these people take getting happy-on-the-bubbly way too far.

Push for anti-drunk driver tech

2013-11-15 14:38

Collision avoidance, seat belt interlocks and alcohol detection systems... The US government is speeding up research on safety systems that automatically prevent drivers from operating their cars if they are drunk.

Boy (7) chauffeurs drunk dad

2013-06-21 10:16

Aussie police pulled over a seven-year-old boy chauffeuring home his drunk father. Queensland transport minister Scott Emerson said: "I shake my head."

Reader: Ban drunk drivers

2013-01-04 11:59

Reader RIEKIE believes drunk drivers pose a danger to all road users and agrees with the Inkatha Freedom Party's call for a life ban on guilty drivers.

Video: Two-day binge turns deadly

2012-09-26 09:58

A drunk driver travelling at more than 200km/h lost control and slammed into a bus stop, killing seven people and injuring three. He'd been drinking for TWO DAYS!

Hangover recipe book

2010-10-19 10:32

Can food fix a skull splitting, tummy flipping hangover?

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