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  1. Cape law enforcement destroys over 16 900 bottles of alcoholRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

    The City of Cape Town's Law Enforcement Department has set in motion the disposal of thousands of litres of alcohol. The disposal is part of the City's operational readiness plan for the festive season, which takes effect annually in late November.

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  2. Mayor Dan Plato's new mayco raises ireRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 11 | Iol.co.za

    Mayor Dan Plato's announcement of his new mayoral committee has raised the ire of opposition parties who have accused the DA of blocking transformation in the City. ANC Western Cape provincial secretary Faiez Jacobs said: "This entrenches white privilege and it confirms the long-held view of what all the councillors in the City have been saying that there is a white cabal."

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  3. Lion Air's big mistake before fatal flightRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 1 | NEWS.com.au

    THE pilot on the doomed Lion Air jet's previous flight made a distress call to traffic controllers just minutes after takeoff but decided to push on anyway. If he had turned back, things may have been different when the same jet took off and crashed on its next flight hours later, killing all 189 passengers on board.

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  4. Lion Air pilot's big mistakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 31 | NEWS.com.au

    A massive search effort has identified the possible seabed location of the crashed Lion Air jet that killed 189 people upon impact. THE pilot on the doomed Lion Air jet's previous flight made a distress call to traffic controllers just minutes after takeoff but decided to push on.

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  5. .com | De Lille allegedly blocked Bo-Kaap's heritage protectionRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2018 | News24

    President Cyril Ramaphosa has raised the issues of alienation and gentrification in Cape Town at an Iftar dinner hosted by the Muslim Judicial Council. Watch.

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  6. Heed safety tips as Table Mountain declared a danger zoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2018 | Iol.co.za

    The Mountain Club of SA advised its members on Thursday of the increasing possible threats to their personal safety while hiking and climbing in and around the Table Mountain National Park. In a statement, the club urged its members to exercise caution when planning hiking routes.

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  7. Over 800 dead in Indonesia quake and tsunami as rescuers struggle; toll may riseRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2018 | Lowell Sun

    Rescuers struggled Sunday to reach victims in several large coastal towns in Indonesia that were hit by an earthquake and tsunami, and authorities feared that the toll of more than 800 confirmed dead would rise. With the area largely cut off by damaged roads and downed communications lines, military and commercial aircraft were delivering some aid and supplies to the hard-hit city of Palu on the island of Sulawesi, and others in the region.

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  8. Rescue efforts under way as Indonesian tsunami claims more than 800 livesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2018 | Christian Science Monitor

    Several large coastal towns in Indonesia were hit by an earthquake and tsunami on Sept. 28 washing out communities and trapping residents under rubble.

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  9. Indonesia accepts foreign aid as tsunami death toll hovers at 844Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2018 | Iol.co.za

    Indonesia has accepted emergency foreign aid from 18 countries after two earthquakes and a tsunami devastated Sulawesi island last week, leaving hundreds dead and thousands displaced. Hopes of finding survivors in the rubble grew slim as the death toll from Friday's 5.9- and 7.4-magnitude earthquakes and subsequent tsunami hovered at 844, the National Disaster Management Agency said.

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  10. Indonesian disaster toll tops 800 peopleRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2018 | NWAonline

    Rescuers struggled Sunday to reach victims in several large coastal towns in Indonesia that were hit by an earthquake and tsunami, and authorities feared that the toll of more than 800 confirmed dead would rise. With the area largely cut off by damaged roads and downed communications lines, military and commercial aircraft were delivering some aid and supplies to the hard-hit city of Palu on the island of Sulawesi, and others in the region.

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  11. Mass burial begins as Indonesia tsunami death toll nears the thousandRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2018 | ABC News

    Mass burials for the hundreds of victims of the earthquake and tsunami that hit the Indonesian city of Palu begin as relatives of the missing comb thorough body bags for their loved ones. The current death toll of 844 is largely from the city of Palu and is expected to rise into the thousands as areas cut off by the damage are reached.

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  12. Bikers protest against bail for suspect in woman's highway murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2018 | Iol.co.za

    Bikers have gathered to stage a mass ride to Cape Town Magistrates' Court to protest at the murder case of Zelda van Niekerk, who was shot and robbed over the weekend. Zelda, 45, was attacked by three robbers on Friday afternoon while waiting for another biker on the N1 highway under the N7 bridge.

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  13. Indonesia Disaster Toll Passes 800; Mass Burials StartingRead the original story

    Sep 30, 2018 | Truthdig

    A mass burial of earthquake and tsunami victims was being prepared for hundreds of bodies in a hard-hit city Monday as the need for heavy equipment to dig for survivors of the disaster that struck a central Indonesian island grows increasingly desperate. The toll of more than 800 dead is largely from the city of Palu and is expected to rise as areas cut off by the damage are reached.

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  14. Mass Burials to Begin After Earthquake and Tsunami Strike IndonesiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2018 | Yahoo!

    A mass burial of earthquake and tsunami victims was being prepared in a hard-hit city Monday as the need for heavy equipment to dig for survivors of the disaster that struck a central Indonesian island three days ago grows desperate. The toll of more than 800 dead is largely from the city of Palu and is expected to rise as areas cut off by the damage are reached.

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  15. Indonesia to start mass burials of over 800 killed in earthquake and tsunamiRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2018 | The Japan Times

    The death toll from Indonesia's quake and tsunami disaster nearly doubled to 832 Sunday and was expected to rise further, prompting authorities to announce mass burials in a desperate attempt to stave off disease. As shattered survivors scoured make-shift morgues for loved ones, and authorities struggled to dig out the living or assess the scale of the devastation beyond the city of Palu, grim warnings came that the eventual toll could reach thousands.

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  16. Rescuers rush to aid victims of quake, tsunami But there was a...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2018 | York Dispatch

    But there was a desperate need for heavy equipment to reach possible survivors buried in collapsed buildings, including an eight-story hotel in Palu where voices were heard in the rubble. Rescuers rush to aid victims of quake, tsunami But there was a desperate need for heavy equipment to reach possible survivors buried in collapsed buildings, including an eight-story hotel in Palu where voices were heard in the rubble.

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  17. .com | Mass burials to begin as Indonesia toll tops 800Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2018 | News24

    The death toll from Indonesia's quake and tsunami disaster nearly doubled to 832 on Sunday and was expected to rise further, prompting authorities to announce mass burials in a desperate attempt to stave off disease. As shattered survivors scoured make-shift morgues for loved ones, and authorities struggled to dig out the living or assess the scale of the devastation beyond the city of Palu, grim warnings came that the eventual toll could reach thousands.

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  18. Water 'was twice the size of my house': Fears for thousands as quake toll climbsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2018 | Southland Times

    Drone footage from Palu in Indonesia reveals the devastating impact of the massive earthquake that spawned a tsunami and left more than 800 dead. There are fears the death toll after the catastrophic earthquake and tsunami that struck the Indonesian island of Sulawesi could reach into the thousands.

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  19. Mass burials to begin as Indonesia toll tops 800Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2018 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Rescuers retrieve a body from the rubble of a building in Palu, Indonesia's Central Sulawesi, following the Sep 28 earthquake and tsunami. PALU, Indonesia: The death toll from Indonesia's quake and tsunami disaster nearly doubled to 832 on Sunday and was expected to rise further, prompting authorities to announce mass burials in a desperate attempt to stave off disease.

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  20. More than 800 dead in Indonesian earthquake, tsunamiRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2018 | Chicago Tribune

    Rescue officials feared the full scale of Indonesia's earthquake and tsunami could climb far past the more than 800 already confirmed dead, as several large coastal towns remained cut off Sunday by damaged roads and downed communication lines. The country's disaster agency said the death toll more than doubled to 832, and nearly all of those were from the hard-hit city of Palu on the island of Sulawesi.

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