Terror gang targets the elderly[P]

A NORTHERN suburbs gang is continuing its reign of terror, targeting vulnerable elderly people with its latest victims including an 87-year-old woman and a 71-year-old man.
According to police spokesperson ...

The ‘perfect crime’ family[P]

A CHARLES Dickens-style family gang — which uses a baby, a boy and a girl thief under 10 years old — is fleecing KZN boutique businesses out of thousands every week.
And, in some cases, victims ...

Malema forced out of UKZN hall by rowdies[P]

ECONOMIC Freedom Fighters leader Julius Malema was forced to address his supporters outside a lecture hall at the University of KwaZulu-Natal’s Howard College campus in Durban yesterday after ANC-aligned students disrupted a meeting Malema was ...

‘Witness’ shortlisted for yet another national award[P]

THE Witness is a finalist in yet another national media competition.
This time the newspaper has been shortlisted for the McCall trophy along with sister newspaper Volksblad ...

Police to get driving lessons

PRETORIA — A driving course incorporated into the SA Police Service training will extend the lifespan and working condition of vehicles, Deputy Police Minister Maggie Sotyu said yesterday...

DA welcomes exemption to line fishermen

CAPE TOWN — An indefinite fishing exemption granted to line fishermen was welcomed by the Democratic Alliance yesterday...

Bid to curb illicit smoking

CAPE TOWN — South Africans smoked eight billion illicit cigarettes last year, most of them manufactured illegally inside the country...


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EDITOR'S CHOICE

SPORTS HEADLINES

Sharks’ home fortress[P]

AT the beginning, the Sharks set out to win all of their home games, and as things stand ahead of tonight’s clash against the Highlanders at King’s Park Stadium, so far, so good...

Jennings ‘shattered’ at loss of contract

CAPE TOWN — Ray Jennings is absolutely shattered after his contract as national Under-19 cricket coach was not renewed...

Bangalore fall short against Kolkata

VINAY Kumar held his nerve to defend nine runs off the last over of the match as the Kolkata Knight Riders completed a narrow two-run win over the Royal Challengers Bangalore in their Indian Premier League match at the Sharjah Cricket Stadium in the United Arab Emirates yesterday...

Sick Stenson bemoans greens and rough at China Open

SHENZHEN — Flu-stricken Henrik Stenson branded the rough “silly” and the greens “slow” after an inconsistent first round yesterday at the $3,2 million (around R34 million) Volvo China Open left him four shots off the pace...


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ENTERTAINMENT

Discover the magic of colour

DO you love colour? Wish you could add it to things? Want to understand better how to make colours sing?

New Ishiguro novel on its way

ON the eve of the London Book Fair, publishers Faber & Faber have announced the publication of a new novel from Kazuo Ishiguro titled The Buried Giant...

Spidey, back at last

ONE of the most anticipated films of the year, The Amazing Spider-Man 2, opens in cinemas across the province today...

All the action at Aquafest

AQUAFEST will be taking place at Durban’s New Beach tomorrow from 2 pm...




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