Newly widowed woman saves her mom and children from burning building

2019-12-15 12:01

This is the second tragedy this year to befall the family. Dunell’s husband, Danie (42), died nine months ago.

The bizarre life of 8chan owner Jim Watkins, the middle-age veteran who decamped to the Philippines and runs a pig farm

2019-08-06 20:29

The online forum 8chan is down as of Monday, but the site's owner has several other sites still live.

He was going to propose to the love of his life – but then tragedy struck

2017-09-29 17:41

“Ben was loving, kind, funny and handsome."

'We heard their cries' - Kusasalethu miner relives tremor that left three miners dead

Screams and cries for help were the last thing miners at the Kusasalethu mine near Carletonville heard as a sudden tremor left five of their colleagues trapped underground.

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No action yet against officials behind botched RTI testing

2016-04-15 12:15

Although the families of the 2012 RTI recruitment disaster victims have received monetary reimbursement, they are still waiting for justice.


Gruesome Gauteng crash wipes out family and two relatives

2019-11-05 13:44

An entire family wiped out – how tragic. These were the words of a metro police official who directed the traffic on the N12 outside Lenasia, Johannesburg, after a shocking collision between two cars claimed the lives of six people.


2018-08-08 11:00

WHEN madala Amos Mkhonza (80) was covered in flames, causing him fatal injuries, his family knew immediately who to blame.

Man tragically falls off a bridge after proposing to his girlfriend

2017-09-07 12:54

The happiest day of their lives turned into a tragedy.

Yet another tragedy

2016-12-21 09:51

The Stellenbosch student who was found murdered in her mother’s Cape Town flat two weeks ago, was the daughter of well-known Pietermaritzburg surgeon and cyclist Dr Adrian Pearce.

Holiday turns to tragedy

2015-11-10 16:10

An idyllic lunchtime family stroll on the beach ended in tragedy for a ­Pietermaritzburg family when three of them died after being struck by waves near Zimbali at the weekend.

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