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A surfer off Cape Town 's Muizenberg beach was bitten by a shark suspected to be as much as 4 meters in length, South Africa 's National Sea Rescue Institute said.
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An advocate charged with defrauding legal aid authorities abandoned his application for legal aid in the Bellville Specialised Commercial Crime Court in Cape Town, on Friday.
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Plans to dispose of Pollsmoor and Leeuwkop prisons were prompted by security concerns, limited land, and a population of bullfrogs, according to Justice and Correctional Services Minister Michael Masutha.
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Relieved neighbours of a notorious "problem building" in Somerset West watched on Friday as the City of Cape Town ordered an inspection of the allegedly crime-ridden site.
Giraffe killed after hitting head on highway bridge A giraffe was killed in a freak accident on a busy highway in South Africa Thursday.
The show went on for the EFF at Parliament on Thursday with Commander-in-Chief Julius Malema speculating whether the ANC were a bunch of drunks as well as promising reporters he would shut down Johannesburg's economy.
BMW re-imagines the 'flash mob' with a nifty new commercial. Taking its supercharged M235i to the streets of Cape Town, South Africa, the brand organized a 'Driftmob' with professional drivers performing a choreographed drifting sequence.
An IT specialist was fined R6 000 or six months in jail by a Cape Town court, for trying to extort a client who swore at him.
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.
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.
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.
Prasa is considering shutting down the central line after vandals "butchered" Metrorail's signal cables on Wednesday and halted trains between Philippi and Nyanga.
The Western Cape has seen the biggest spike in unemployment since the start of the year, Statistics SA announced in its second Quarterly Labour Force Survey.
South African designers are getting a generous shot in the arm this year with the introduction on the African continent of the renowned international design exhibition 100% Design, which will run alongside Decorex SA from August 6 to 10. 100% Design started in London and has become the leading go-to show for forward-thinking design.
Four Word Productions in association with the King's Head Theatre present the London premiere of BETWEEN by Oskar Brown at the King's Head Theatre, Islington, this September.
Barclays Africa Group is focusing on lending to companies in South Africa to counter a drop in retail credit as the financial health of households in its biggest market deteriorates.
Updated: Fri Aug 01, 2014 09:54 am
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