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Durban storms wrap pictures

    DURBAN, October 11 – The harbour city of Durban in KwaZulu-Natal was flooded on Tuesday by heavy rains that caused the death on a policeman and extensive damage to roads, buildings, and motor vehicles. The policeman was crushed to death when a container dislodged by the storm fell on his car. His partner […]

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One killed in Durban storms

15:27 / 10 OCT 2017 KWAZULU NATAL, October 10– Several incidents including containers that fell from a truck onto a vehicle killing one person and a family being trapped in their home because of the heavy rainfall in various parts of Durban were keeping emergency medical services busy in KwaZulu-Natal on Tuesday, paramedics said.     “An ambulance […]

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Three men in KwaZulu-Natal court for murder of Durban principal

JOHANNESBURG, October 3 – Three men, accused of the murder of retired Durban principal Gona Pillay, are expected to appear in the Chatsworth Magistrate’s Court on Tuesday. Cousins Basil, Braveman Underhill and Fredboy Msomi are expected to apply for bail. On September 24, KwaZulu-Natal police said two men were arrested in connection with the murder of 63-year-old […]

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Watch: KZN teacher causes uproar on twitter over “corporal punishment” video

Solly Makganoto A Durban high school teacher could serious consequences or maybe even face jail time after a video of him abusing school learners circulated on social media. In the video, the unidentified teacher is seen beating several female leaners after he was interrupted by another female teacher. Incidents like this have previously been condemned by the Department of Education as corporal […]