Shattered family of murdered Fatima Patel wants answers

2015-05-10 15:00

Polokwane businessman who is accused of killing his wife breaks down in court during bail hearing, but her family ­believes he is not remorseful and not feeling any pain


Christopher Panayiotou (28), husband of murdered Port Elizabeth teacher Jayde (29), appeared in court for the murder of his wife.

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Millionaire rams guard with car, charged with murder

2015-02-17 11:45

Police say an Indian millionaire has been charged with murder in southern India after he allegedly rammed his SUV into his security guard he accused of being too slow.


Johannesburg police are investigating the murder of two young girls, who went missing over the weekend. The children were killed in separate incidents and discovered on Monday. Watch.

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Three men are behind bars in connection with the murder investigation for a murdered Cape Town doctor. Now two others, including a police officer, are also being questioned. Watch a video about the case.

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London police have identified the victim of the Woolwich murder as 25-year-old soldier, Lee Rigby. As police continue to investigate the crime, locals begin to mourn the victim. See photos of the reaction.

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Video expert testifying in the Jub Jub case found that the video evidence presented to the court was seriously compromised but not tampered with. Watch to find out more.

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Gardener convicted of killing ex-boss

2012-03-22 22:39

A Pretoria man has been convicted of killing his former employer during a violent house robbery in Waverley, where the victim was viciously attacked with a broken whisky bottle.

Horror murders shock US town

2010-11-21 14:39

Two women and an 11-year-old boy were stabbed to death and dismembered before their remains were placed in a hollow tree, a coroner has revealed in a small Ohio town in the US.

Boxer held for killing wife

2010-04-18 19:58

Suspended WBC lightweight champion Edwin Valero has been detained by police on suspicion of killing his wife.


Jerusha Sukhdeo-Raath takes you through today's headlines.

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In today's headlines: the murder accuseds in the Sithole and Panayiotou cases will appear in court and two gunmen who opened fire on an art exhibit in Texas are shot dead.

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Cele misleading public about farm murders - AfriForum

2015-01-13 22:22

Deputy Agriculture Minister Bheki Cele is misleading the public when he said farm murders had nothing to do with race, AfriForum says.

Kenyan eats housemate's heart in US

2013-08-21 10:04

A Kenyan man has pleaded guilty in a US court after being charged for killing his Ghanaian housemate and eating his heart and brain.


Two days after 25-year-old British soldier Lee Rigby was murdered in the street in Woolwich, London, his family is speaking out about the brutal attack. See photos from their press conference.

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Businessman shot dead in Cape Town

2012-07-27 08:59

The chief executive of private-equity group Basileus Capital, Julian Williams, has been shot dead in his Cape Town office, according to reports.


Chris Mahlangu was found guilty of the 2010 murder of rightwing leader Eugene Terre'Blanche by the High Court sitting in Ventersdorp. Patrick Ndlovu, was acquitted of murder, but found guilty of house-breaking with intent to steal.

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'Foxy Knoxy' cries in court

2010-12-12 09:21

Convicted murderer Amanda Knox has broken down in an Italian court, making an emotional appeal and saying her life has been broken by three years in jail.

Pop singer's killer appeals

2010-11-14 14:25

An Egyptian real estate tycoon convicted of hiring a hitman to kill a Lebanese pop singer has appealed the verdict.

Man denies killing porn model

2009-08-19 11:15

A man accused of killing a Kansas college student who led a secret life as an internet pornography model has pleaded not guilty to her murder.

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