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An IT specialist was fined R6000 or six months in jail by a Cape Town court on Thursday, for trying to extort a client who swore at him.
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Two brothers charged with fraud involving an investment scheme in Wellington involving more than R600 million are to face more charges, the Bellville Commercial Crimes Court heard on Wednesday.
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Residents living in a community hall for almost two months after being evicted from their homes in Lwandle, near Strand, have complained that their young children are being exposed to "disruptive" behaviour.
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Prasa is considering shutting down the central line after vandals "butchered" Metrorail's signal cables on Wednesday and halted trains between Philippi and Nyanga.
OPINION: Africa summit in D.C. a dream come true Advocate's strategy for lifting African nations included proposal for conference Check out this story on mycentraljersey.com: http://mycj.co/1rRI5LL President Barack Obama announced a new initiative on Sunday to increase access to electric power across Africa.
Last month, we went behind the scenes of the filming of BMW's new Driftmob , web video, bringing you one post from the practice sessions , and another from the shoot itself , which took place in an enormous traffic circle in Cape Town, South Africa.
Justin Plunkett's Con/Struct series blends the real with the fabricated. The South African designer and creative director has layered several images together and combined them with computer generated illustration to create a Mad Max style post-apocalyptic world.
A woman is recovering after being attacked with a hammer while trying to protect a rescued dog that her neighbour was beating with a plank on Saturday night.
Themba Mbuyisa: Uplifting the African way of life He's always had an eye for detail, but Themba Mbuyisa did not anticipate photography resonating with him as much as it does.
South Africa should be 'at war' with Mozambique because they doing nothing to stop its criminal citizens from plundering our wild natural resources, says Ron Thomson .
Though it lacks the grandeur of a Moroccan dune at sunset or the Moab, South Africa 's Karoo, the desert hinterland separating the Western Cape from the country's interior, is filled with interesting people, fascinating history, and charmingly bizarre towns that complement its sublime natural beauty.
We have thrown bags of money at education over the past two decades. Education consumes nearly a quarter of our total budget, close to a quarter of a trillion Rand a year.
Roughly 60 runners started the Richtersveld Wildrun on June 4 in South Africa, including Colorado's Wendy Drake .
A solar-powered generating plant on the roof of an office park in Observatory, Cape Town, has become the first of its kind to feed electricity into Cape Town's distribution network.
The Western Cape High Court will on Monday hear a Sanral application for information about the proposed N1/N2 Winelands Toll Highway Project to be kept secret, the City of Cape Town said.
Updated: Thu Jul 31, 2014 01:19 pm
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