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Khoi-San: Abolish the term 'coloured'
Khoisan men sing during a poster unveiling of a new name for Cape Town in honour of deceased leader Dawid Kruiper.
Thu May 23, 2013
Mothers testify at fitness test inquiry
Pietermaritzburg - Two mothers whose sons died after a fitness test in KwaZulu-Natal testified at a commission of inquiry in Pietermaritzburg on Thursday.
Wed May 22, 2013
Applicant has 'epileptic attack'
A man who died after a fitness test in KwaZulu-Natal last year succumbed because of an epileptic attack, a commission of inquiry heard on Wednesday.
Fitness was a job requirement: department
Aspirant traffic cops wait to run 4km in 30 minutes to pass the fitness test which will qualify them to go into the next round for one of 90 provincial posts.
Tue May 21, 2013
Bus was carrying special-needs pupils
The 46 children injured in a bus crash in Pietermaritzburg on Monday morning were from a special needs school, paramedics said.
New student residence mooted
A dilapidated government building in Durban could be renovated and handed to the Durban University of Technology to use as a student residence.
Fri May 17, 2013
Murderer apologises to family
A carpenter who had denied he killed Pietermaritzburg widow Venotha Ince, came clean on Thursday and apologised to Ince's family for what he had done.
Thu May 16, 2013
'No water for recruits during fitness test'
No budget for bottled water was the reason eight people died in Pietermaritzburg during a fitness test for jobs with the Road Traffic Inspectorate.
Wed May 15, 2013
Prison violence causes concern
Acute staff shortages and overcrowding have been blamed for the high levels of gang violence at several of KwaZulu-Natal's prisons.
Tue May 14, 2013
KZN witness accused of interference
Pietermaritzburg - A witness at an inquiry into eight deaths at a fitness test in KwaZulu-Natal was on Tuesday accused of manipulating another witness.
Indian-origin doctor in South Africa shot dead
An Indian-origin doctor was shot dead outside his surgery at Pietermaritzburg in KwaZulu-Natal province of South Africa.
Mon May 13, 2013
KZN loses bid in pothole damages case
The ANC must learn that their favourable reserves earned due to past members' heroics have now been over withdrawn from our personal 'trust' accounts, says Dr Rennie Naidoo .
Fitness test witness testimony questioned
A witness's testimony about a woman collapsing during a fitness test that claimed the lives of eight people was questioned at the commission of inquiry into the matter on Monday.
Fri May 10, 2013
New Zealand names partial long team for mountain bike Worlds
New Zealand selected junior riders for a short list team for the UCI Mountain Bike World Championships in South Africa in late August.
Group of Friends from the UK Launch Indiegogo Fundraiser to Create a...
It is not possible to shower love and kindness on loved ones, after they have died.
Thu May 09, 2013
Boswell sends elephants home
The two Brian Boswell's Circus elephants whose abuse by their handlers ignited a public firestorm have been sent back to their base camp just outside Pietermaritzburg.
Wed May 08, 2013
Tegan surges ahead
LOCAL downhill rider Tegan Molloy has had a great summer of riding, culminating in her selection on the Australian junior team to compete at the World Championships at Pietermaritzburg in South Africa in early September.
Man jailed for gogo's rape, robbery
A KwaZulu-Natal man was jailed for 15 years by the Pietermaritzburg High Court on Wednesday for raping and robbing an 88-year-old woman.
Tue May 07, 2013
Calling attention to SA's forgotten heroes
Nkosiyabona Zungu has done a stellar job of highlighting the unsung heroes of South Africa in his play, A Long Way to Go.
Mon May 06, 2013
DA files papers against NPA
The provincial DA on Monday filed papers in the KwaZulu-Natal High Court in Pietermaritzburg in a bid to find out why charges of fraud and racketeering were dropped against two senior ANC politicians.