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  1. .com | Kurtley Beale: A life of scandalsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | News24

    Kurtley Beale received a $1500 fine and was banned from holding a drivers license for 9 months for drunk driving while not being in possession of a drivers license. Beale is accused of assaulting his female cousin at a 40th birthday party.

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  2. Matric exam invalid after scamRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

    An adult matric cheating scam in KwaZulu-Natal has forced exam quality watchdog Umalusi to declare invalid the results of 153 centres where answer scripts were written and collected. People who sat the adult matric exams at these centres will have to rewrite.

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  3. Winning schools for KFC Mini-cricket KidsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

    Laerskool Louw Geldenhuys from Johannesburg, Durban based Eden College and St Andrew s Primary School from Saldanha Bay are the lucky victors of the KFC Mini-Cricket Kids vs Proteas Tour competition. School KFC Mini-Cricket coaches Yvonne Kotse, Eldre Benadie and excited parent Tracey Johnson, along with their KFC Mini-Cricket school teams are the lucky victors of the KFC Mini-Cricket Kids vs Proteas Tour competition.

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  4. Bowling a worry for DolphinsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

    Dolphins coach Lance Klusener admits that their bowling is a big area of concern, despite making a strong start to the One Day Cup competition. Photo by Anesh Debiky/Gallo Images Durban Dolphins coach Lance Klusener admits that their bowling is a big area of concern, despite the strong start they made to the One Day Cup competition.

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  5. Pair get 20 years for Amanzimtoti rapeRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

    Two men were sentenced to 20 years behind bars for rape, by the Durban Regional Court, KwaZulu-Natal police said on Wednesday. Major Thulani Zwane said Sakhile Mkhize, 28, and Sibusiso Nzama, 20, were sentenced last week after the court heard how they raped the victim in 2013 at Amanzimtoti.

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  6. 'Numbers' Jail Gang Behind Pistorius ThreatRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Ananova

    As Oscar Pistorius starts a five-year sentence at Pretoria's Central Prison the Olympian will need to urgently study the lore and laws of South Africa's numbers gangs. More than a century old, the gangs - the 26s, 27s and 28s, dominate South Africa's prison system with a mixture of arcane mythology, sexual intimidation and sometimes extreme violence.

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  7. Technovaa plans $68m packaging plant in KizadRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 20 | Food Production Daily

    ... Macplast. In 2012 Technovaa leased an 11,000 square metre site in the New Germany Industrial Park near Durban, South Africa, to expand its packaging operations in the country.

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  8. On Native GroundHOW to Save American JournalismRead the original story

    Mar 18, 2010 | American Reporter

    ... For fighting victimhood, you can't beat "Rough Aunties" by Kim Longinotto, about a group of women in Durban, South Africa, who protect the poor and abused. It opens with an excruciating scene in which a shy young girl describes how she was raped by ...

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  9. AU retreata tackles silencing guns, terror, Ebola The high-level,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Newstime Africa

    ... organized this year in response to calls to "silence the guns." A similar retreat was held in April in Durban, South Africa. "Besides the gun, Ebola is equally a recipe for trouble on the continent as it is displacing people," he told AA. "Ebola is ...

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  10. Simon Thomas: Could this be the end of the line for Adam Jones and James Hook?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | IcNetwork

    While the Kiwi coach stresses the door hasn't been closed on anyone not selected, one has to wonder whether we will see either player in a Wales jersey again. He was omitted from the starting line-up for the final Six Nations match against Scotland and went on to have a traumatic tour of South Africa.

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  11. Nkandla architect fights claimRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Iol.co.za

    The man accused of allowing the multimillion-rand "security upgrade" overspend at President Jacob Zuma's Nkandla homestead has claimed it was "astonishing" that certain documents being used as a basis to sue him, were not being disclosed. Minenhle Makhanya, the architect and project manager for the controversial upgrades, filed papers on Monday in the Pietermaritzburg High Court to defend the R155 million action, and claimed that the documents were critical to the preparation of his defence.

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  12. The Development Factor: The challenge of sport in the 21st centuryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Switched

    Sport occupies a peculiar place in world dynamics in that it surpasses the limitations of geographical boundaries and social classes. Still, a gap remains between developed and developing nations when it comes to sport.

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  13. Durban Boardwalk - October 21, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Iol.co.za

    CATALINA THEATRE, Wilson's Wharf: Lollipop Lane: The Big Biscuit Bake-Off stages from Friday to Sunday. Due to public demand, Clinton Marius's record-breaking radio comedy, Lollipop Lane, morphs into a serialised stage show - bringing back to life the whacky gallery of folk from the block of flats where the lift doesn't quite go to the top floor.

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  14. Gallery: Hot looks for a cold 2015 winterRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Iol.co.za

    A glamorous forecast for next year's chilly months was showcased at the SA Fashion Week Autumn Winter 2015 Collections in Johannesburg last week. From snug to skimpy, demure to daring, the event featured 45 designers some established icons in the industry and others, rising stars.

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  15. More problems for Sharks off the fieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | RuggaWorld

    Claims by a former employee that the Sharks have bigger tax headaches than those which led to her dismissal have no basis, according to the chairman of the KwaZulu-Natal Rugby Union, Stephen Saad. The Sunday Tribune reported that Leigh Heard, the Durban-based union's former chief operations officer, had been fired for a host of misdemeanours following the outcome of a recent disciplinary hearing.

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  16. Bloem, Pretoria the fattest in SA, according to studyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Mail & Guardian

    While Cape Town and Johannesburg are two of SA's healthiest cities, Bloemfontein and Pretoria fall short, according to a study. Changes in dietary patterns, characterised by the increased consumption of sugar, salt, fat and animal products are some of the reasons for obesity.

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  17. Wales autumn squad announcement: The biggest losers as ruthless Warren Gatland leaves out star namesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | IcNetwork

    Warren Gatland's squad selection for the autumn internationals has caused quite a stir with some big omissions. Here, we look at the big losers Warren Gatland's Wales squads always provoke headlines and controversy.

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  18. Quinton de Kock quickest to 50 ODI dismissalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Cricketer International

    Number of ODIs Quinton de Kock has taken to effect 50 dismissals as wicketkeeper; he is now the fastest to 50 ODI dismissals beating Ridley Jacobs, Geraint Jones and Jos Buttler who took 30 ODIs to reach the landmark. Number of fielding dismissals effected by de Kock in the match, which equals the most dismissals made by a wicketkeeper in an ODI.

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  19. Nkandla architect tells of security 'recce'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Iol.co.za

    Nkandla architect Minenhle Makhanya - who is being sued by the Special Investigating Unit for R155 million for allegedly bumping up the security bill at President Jacob Zuma's private residence - said he had been sent on a recce of Zuma's official residences around the country and instructed to replicate those security measures. Makhanya has now launched his own court bid, asking a judge to order that he be given "classified" documents from the police and the defence force detailing their security assessments for Nkandla and the security measures already in place at the official residences.

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  20. Spoilt for choice: A round up of international music acts coming to SARead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Mail & Guardian

    Anyone who says SA is starved for international concerts is definitely living under a rock. Check out these international acts coming to SA's shores.

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