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4 hrs ago | Mail & Guardian
Prizewinning short-story writer Nick Mulgrew questions fellow success story Efemia Chela about her work and the future of local writing.
8 hrs ago | Mail & Guardian
Clinic nurses lectured Dingaan Cele* and quoted the Bible to him when he sought medical treatment at a clinic.
13 hrs ago | Iol.co.za
These geese knew how to have fun. Heavy recent rains meant the stream was running higher than usual.
17 hrs ago | Iol.co.za
A man was seriously injured on Thursday when a chainsaw fell on his leg while he was chopping down a tree in Newcastle, KwaZulu-Natal, paramedics said.
18 hrs ago | Iol.co.za
A volatile protest over water access combined with the hawk eyes of the police who pulled over an overloaded truck ended in the arrest of five illegal immigrants early on Wednesday.
20 hrs ago | Iol.co.za
Radical demands by KwaZulu-Natal teachers, including free housing, school fee exemptions for their children and double pay for extra work, has set them on a collision course with the government.
23 hrs ago | Iol.co.za
Lockouts in the metals and engineering sector were widespread and an estimated 200 companies had implemented them, the National Union of Metalworkers of SA said yesterday.
Yesterday | Iol.co.za
Completion of the R352 million upgrade of the often gridlocked N2/Umgeni Road interchange is under threat with the main contractor wanting to pull out because of constant "guerrilla-warfare" attacks on employees, allegedly by residents of two adjacent shack settlements.
Yesterday | Iol.co.za
Fourteen years after fleeing South Africa amid allegations that he had stolen money from clients and business associates, disbarred lawyer Ian Stokes will finally stand trial in the Durban High Court next week.
After four years and two albums, Therese Owen finally tracked down the elusive kwaito artist Professor.
The budget was announced on Tuesday when the provincial Department of Human Settlements appeared before the finance portfolio committee at the provincial legislature in Pietermaritzburg.
The Pietermaritzburg High Court on Wednesday granted an urgent interim order to Media 24's distributors On the Dot to stop a dismissed worker from allegedly sabotaging its Pietermaritzburg operations.
A Metered-taxi driver who allegedly preyed on women hitch-hikers in the Midlands, robbing and raping them after offering them a lift, fired his legal aid attorney in the Pietermaritzburg High Court on Tuesday - because she is a woman.
Mzwandile Dinga, 39, and a colleague, who were based at the Road Traffic Inspectorate in Umdloti, were conducting a speed timing enforcement on the M25 when two men emerged from nearby bushes and held them at gunpoint.
TRUE musicians hate to be categorised. Tresor Riziki is one of those musicians. Listening to his next radio single, Mount Everest, it is easy to understand why.
Carmakers including General Motors and Ford Motor will resume production at their South African plants tomorrow as employees in the metals and engineering industry return to work after a four-week strike.
WESTVILLE BOYS' HIGH: The school presents Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat.
SINCE August is Women's Month, KwaZulu-Natal will host the gifted female jazz vocalist, Mimi with performances at the KZNSA Gallery on Friday, at the Tatham Gallery in Pietermaritzburg on Saturday and at the Rainbow Restaurant in Pinetown on Sunday.
Updated: Thu Jul 31, 2014 10:53 pm
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