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  1. Disallowed tries cost Force against SharksRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Age

    Two disallowed tries ensured the Western Force ended their South African tour fruitless on Saturday, with the Sharks winning their Super Rugby match 15-9 at Kings Park in Durban. The Force were looking to shake off the heart-breaking, last-second loss to the Bulls in Pretoria after controlling the majority of that contest and again they took it right up to more fancied South African opponents.

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  2. Super Rugby round-upRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Sky Sports

    Second-half tries from SP Marais and Lwazi Mvovo spared the blushes of the Durban men as they went into the half-time break 6-0 down. The home side started the game better than their visitors but poor handling ensured that the scoreboard was untroubled for the entire first half as opportunities were butchered throughout.

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  3. Freshlyground is back in townRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

    Afro-fusion band Freshlyground are thrilled to be appearing in Gauteng at the weekend, having not performed in the province for several months. After travelling around the world, playing to sold-out concerts in Europe, China, the US, and Canada, members of the popular group are now looking forward to reuniting with their fans in Joburg and Pretoria.

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  4. DA slams music tour of 'woman-beater' BrownRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

    As fans count down the arrival of international RnB star Chris Brown, the DA says it is not backing down and will do everything to highlight its discontent with wasteful money spent on a "woman-beater". Brown is scheduled to perform in the country next week for his X-Tour Live shows at the Coca-Cola Dome in Joburg and Moses Mabhida Stadium in Durban.

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  5. 'Hewitt did so many bad things'Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

    Bob Hewitt listens as he is found guilty of rape and sexual assault charges in the High Court sitting in Palm Ridge. Photo: Chris Collingridge Durban - "It isn't enough for him to face only the three charges.

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  6. KZN's Miss SA hopeful 'ready for the final'Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

    Preparing for her last round of interviews with the judges, KwaZulu-Natal's only hopeful in the Miss SA competition yesterday reminisced about her first audition for the beauty pageant. Posting a picture on Instagram of herself sitting outside the judges' room, Sihle Makhanya wrote: "Getting ready for final interviews.

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  7. Error-afflicted Chiefs still too good for CheetahsRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Bangkok Post

    A much-improved scrum in the second half steered an ill-disciplined Waikato Chiefs to a 37-27 win over the Central Cheetahs in Hamilton on Saturday. Waikato Chiefs Andrew Horrell dives in for a try with the help of Sam Cane during the Super 15 rugby match against Central Cheetahs at Waikato Stadium in Hamilton on March 28, 2015 The Chiefs, the most penalised team in the competition, avoided the pitfall of fatigue that often hits New Zealand sides returning from South Africa, but they could not avoid the wrath of referee Craig Joubert.

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  8. Saps: Validity of Jiba summons not questionedRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Mail & Guardian

    The SA Police Service says it has never questioned the validity of a summons delivered against deputy prosecutions boss Nomgcobo Jiba. "The SAPS does not and has never questioned the validity of the summons, nor the NPA's authority to issue such documents as this responsibility falls under their purview," Lieutenant-General Solomon Makgale said in a statement.

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  9. Cheetahs go down against ChiefsRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | RuggaWorld

    The Chiefs secured a 37-27 win over the Cheetahs after overcoming some early issues, finishing the match with a try bonus point. Flirting with disaster in the first half as they leaked penalties, the Chiefs improving scrum and accurate boot of Aaron Cruden guided them to an entertaining win over their South African opponents.

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  10. South African gay father wins right to maternity payRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Sydney Morning Herald

    Johannesburg: Gay men who have a baby born by a surrogate mother are entitled to paid maternity leave, a South African court has ruled. The father, who has not been named, took his case to a labour court in Durban after his employer - the state information technology agency - refused to give him the full customary four months of paid leave.

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  11. Quins confirm Adam Jones moveRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Campaignseries.co.uk

    Jones won 95 Wales caps during an international career that also saw him play in five Tests for the British and Irish Lions. He last played for Wales on their South Africa tour nine months ago, being substituted early during the first Test in Durban and he was subsequently not selected for the autumn Test campaign, before deciding to depart the international arena ahead of this season's RBS 6 Nations Championship.

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  12. Force names unchanged sideRead the original story

    Friday | Fiji Times

    The Western Force have named an unchanged starting line-up as they attempt to keep their finals hopes alive in this weekend's Super Rugby clash with the depleted Sharks in Durban. The Force suffered a heartbreaking 25-24 loss to the Bulls in Pretoria last week, with the Perth-based franchise sunk by a last-minute penalty despite scoring three tries to one.

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  13. .com | DA praises prosecutions bossRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | News24

    Prosecutions head Mxolisi Nxasana should be commended for taking a stand against his deputy Nomgcobo Jiba and national police commissioner Riah Phiyega, the DA said on Friday. "Mxolisi Nxasana has conducted himself with distinction throughout this debacle," Democratic Alliance MP and former National Prosecuting Authority prosecutor Glynnis Breytenbach said in a statement.

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  14. SAPS denied questioning Jiba summonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Iol.co.za

    The SA Police Service has never questioned the validity of a summons delivered against deputy prosecutions boss Nomgcobo Jiba, it said on Friday. "The SAPS does not and has never questioned the validity of the summons, nor the NPA's authority to issue such documents as this responsibility falls under their purview," Lt-Gen Solomon Makgale said in a statement.

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  15. Hospersa demands meeting with MchunuRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Iol.co.za

    About 200 members of the Hospersa trade union marched through Pietermaritzburg on Friday afternoon to demand a meeting with KwaZulu-Natal premier Senzo Mchunu over mismanagement and corruption in the province's health department. The Health and Other Service Personnel Trade Union of SA memorandum that was handed over to Zakhele Mnqayi, the deputy director-general, accused the province's health MEC Sibongiseni Dhlomo and health department head Sibongile Zungu of "presiding over a department that is perpetually in a state of mismanagement and corruption".

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  16. Life sentence for Tongaat serial killerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Iol.co.za

    The crowd in the Durban High Court gallery applauded when oThongathi serial killer, Sphiwe Khoza, was sentenced to an effective life term of imprisonment. Judge Piet Koen on Thursday found that there were no substantial and compelling circumstances for the court to deviate from the minimum prescribed sentence for all the charges Khoza faced.

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  17. Old and new keen to impress at CT festRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Iol.co.za

    PROUDLY SOUTH AFRICAN: The Cape Town International Jazz Festival features the Mahotella Queens. Pictured are Amanda Nkosi , Hilda Tloubatla, and Nobesuthu Mbadu.

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  18. Video shows man confront 'drunk' South African police...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Independent

    Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature. Please read our Legal Terms & Policies A policeman in South Africa is being investigated today after a video went viral allegedly showing him driving while drunk.

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  19. Durban Gig Guide - March 27, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Iol.co.za

    City Hill Church, Green Meadow Lane, Hillcrest, present Brian Johnson, Amanda Cook, Jeremy Riddle, Kalley Heiligenthal and Hunter Thompson. 7pm. R190.

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  20. Force not fazed by Sharks snubRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | West Australian

    Western Force coach Michael Foley says the Sharks' decision to rest a host of their best players this weekend shouldn't be viewed as a slap in the face for his side. Star Springboks trio Cobus Reinach, Marcell Coetzee, and Pat Lambie have all been given the week off, while captain Bismarck du Plessis is suspended after kicking an opponent in the face.

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