Pietermaritzburg, South Africa Newswire

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  1. .com | 6 killed in KZN collisionRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | News24

    The latest quest by right-wing Afrikaners to establish their own racially pure state by seceding from South Africa is madness, writes Kameel Premhid .

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  2. Strike is still on, says JimRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

    There's no finality on when the three-week metal industry strike will end, National Union of Metalworkers of SA general secretary Irvin Jim said on Saturday.

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  3. .com | Doctor sues over attack at resort - reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | News24

    The aim of any party should be to promote the welfare of the people who voted them into power, and not to undermine our constitution, writes Sizwe Mda .

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  4. Copper thieves jailed for 12 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | Iol.co.za

    Three men have been sentenced to 12 years in jail each by the Pietermaritzburg Regional Court for stealing copper cables, KwaZulu-Natal police said on Friday. Xolani Brian Masimula, 28, Sizwe Hlangu, 32, and Mandla Shezi, 29, were arrested in May and sentenced on Thursday, Colonel Jay Naicker said.

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  5. .com | 3 hijackers killed in dramatic N3 shoot-outRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 | News24

    Even the DA is losing face with their dominance as the main vice of the ANC, as the agenda of the EFF army is now winning the attention of a nation, writes Ben Moshatama .

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  6. .com | KZN rapists jailed for lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | News24

    Even the DA is losing face with their dominance as the main vice of the ANC, as the agenda of the EFF army is now winning the attention of a nation, writes Ben Moshatama .

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  7. Life terms for KZN rapistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | Iol.co.za

    The Pietermaritzburg High Court has sentenced two rapists to two life sentences each for rape and robbery, KwaZulu-Natal police said on Wednesday.

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  8. Woman dies after shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | Iol.co.za

    A woman was shot dead and another was wounded in a shooting in Pietermaritzburg, paramedics in KwaZulu-Natal said on Wednesday.

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  9. .com | Woman dies, another wounded in KZN shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | News24

    A woman was shot dead and another was wounded in a shooting in Pietermaritzburg, paramedics in KwaZulu-Natal said on Wednesday.

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  10. Farmers may have to answer for murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Iol.co.za

    IF ex-security company boss Rudolph Struwig is found guilty on Friday of murdering a Howick "trouble maker" then the white farmers who allegedly hired him may have questions to answer.

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  11. .com | Mental assessment for Pongola child murder suspectRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | News24

    Those people who are anti-transformation and anti-justice have created a "Mandela" to hide behind in order to protect what they have, writes Esethu Hasane .

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  12. Errant councils could lose powerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 21 | Iol.co.za

    Removing the authority of municipalities to supply electricity could be an option to help businesses function more successfully, according to Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene.

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  13. 17th Annual Business Day BASA Awards, partnered by Hollard: Finalists announcedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 21 | Bizcommunity

    The unique, shared value created by business and arts partnerships is amply demonstrated by the nearly 60 finalists in the 17th Annual Business Day BASA Awards, partnered by Hollard.

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  14. .com | Pongola pastor found locked in car bootRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 21 | News24

    The reaction of South Africa's politicians to the animals' deaths on Thandi Modise's farm leaves much to be desired, writes Kameel Premhid .

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  15. South Africa: Op-Ed - Remembering What Gandhi Gave South Africa, a Century LaterRead the original story

    Monday Jul 21 | AllAfrica.com

    It's been a hundred years since Mahatma Gandhi left South African soil. He went on to alter the course of history in India, but he'd already taught South Africa's oppressed a few lessons in effective, peaceful resistance - and South Africa taught him a few things in return.

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  16. .com | Man killed chasing after hat on highwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 19 | News24

    Our leaders open their mouths to speak, but out comes the voice and rhetoric of the colonist - full of empty promises, says Matome Letsoalo .

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  17. Mid-Illovo police station slatedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | Iol.co.za

    A KwaZulu- Natal police station has come under fire from locals and opposition parties for its lack of response to complaints, it's depleted police vehicle fleet and poor infrastructure.

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  18. Witness to move to two formatsRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 17 | Bizcommunity

    The Witness will produce two distinct newspapers, in two different formats within a single production cycle, when the Durban Witness changes to tabloid format and the Pietermaritzburg Witness remains in broadsheet format.

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  19. Taxi drivers wreak havoc in DurbanRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 17 | Iol.co.za

    Scores of taxi drivers went on the rampage in Durban on Wednesday, stoning their rivals' vehicles and robbing passengers of their belongings.

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  20. Snatched 7-month-old found at clinicRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 17 | Iol.co.za

    The 7-month old girl who was snatched from the Home Affairs office in Pietermaritzburg last week has been found - thanks to quick-thinking nurses at a local clinic.

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