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Heavy rains’ deadly toll

At least 33 people have died in flooding and mudslides triggered by torrential rains that have battered KwaZulu-Natal and the Eastern Cape since Monday – and the death toll ...

With three women warders to 31 inmates, escaping from St Albans Prison was a walk in the park for a ...

Port Elizabeth-born Afrikaans hip-hop artist Earl Swartz, better known by his stage name Early B, ...

Homeless, cold and destitute

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Huddled in a small, cold bungalow, four Uitenhage women sit and talk about ...

Tributes pour in for respected cleric

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Tributes are pouring in following the death of liberation struggle theologian ...

Mantashe, you are not welcome – anti-mining ...

Politics

The Amadiba Crisis Committee (ACC) has drawn a line in the sand, vowing that ...

Jim will smash ‘ANC pact with white capital’

Politics

Swapping his overalls for military-style camouflage trousers and a white golf shirt, unionist-turned politician Irvin ...

Defence force joins rescue mission in flood-ravaged Port St Johns

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The South African national defence force (Sandf) has been called in to help deal with the damage caused by torrential ...

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Use our elections website to browse past results for your area on our nifty interactive maps, or check your ...

Hundreds evacuated after severe EC flooding

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At least 300 people have been evacuated from flooded homes in and around Port St Johns. On Tuesday morning, municipal ...

Brazen theft of KTM motorbikes

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Five off-road motorbikes were stolen and three recovered during a brazen burglary at the KTM Port Elizabeth offices in ...

Murder for hire

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The murders of two men in January sparked a series of killings which exposed the deadly criminal underworld operating ...

Male nurse charged after 'backyard abortion' goes wrong in Springs

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A male nurse has been suspended after an illegal at-home abortion went wrong.

BEE a scam benefiting Luthuli House comrades and friends: Tony Leon

Politics

Former DA leader Tony Leon has lamented the BEE policy of the ANC government as "a scam" that only benefits those ...

'It was difficult to campaign for the ANC under Zuma': Thabo Mbeki

Politics

Former president Thabo Mbeki has admitted that it was difficult for him to campaign for the ANC under his successor ...

Vastrap’s double tragedy

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Two Booysen Park families are in mourning following a double tragedy over the Easter weekend.

WATCH | Bomb explodes as Sri Lankan police try defuse device in wake of deadly attacks

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Police said that 40 people were now under arrest over the suicide bomb attacks -- the worst atrocity since Sri Lanka's ...

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Bomb explodes as Sri Lankan police try defuse device

Tensions remained high in Sri Lanka after a bomb discovered by police on April 22 2019, near one of the targeted churches blew up before police could defuse it. Although there was a powerful blast, no injuries were reported. More than 300 ...

Opinion

Youth still sidelined by ‘elders’

The people who usually call for “the youth to rise” or for “communities on the ground” to decide the fate of our democracy are not entirely honest.

Emigrants deserve a better life

There are any number of statistics and measures that would confirm the somatic dangers of living in SA and as many structural (psychological) dangers.

Burning books is not protest, it’s an infantile effort to kill the truth

With echoes of the Nazis, the ANCYL’s plan to burn ‘Gangster State’ is a way to erase facts that challenge lies

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Lionel Messi hails Barca demolition of United, ...

Messi capitalised on early mistakes from Ashley Young and David de Gea to score twice at Camp Nou before Philippe ...

Christopher Reid notches up Fina qualification ...

Reid, who has been living in America to study and further his swimming career, said getting the qualifying time was ...

'The question is can we use Cosafa as preparation for Afcon?' asks Bafana ...

This year’s tournaments‚ however‚ remains up in the air after Zimbabwe suddenly pulled out of hosting the annual event ...

EDITORIAL | Kings need to make radical changes

The overall statistics show the Kings have the woeful record of only three wins in 41 matches during their two seasons ...

The comfort of home-cooking and friends

We all love food that tells a story writes Beth Cooper Howell in this week's Woman on Top column

Are you a ‘Full Adult’ yet or do you just look like one? How to tell if ...

We don’t become fully adult until our 30s – not 18, as the law generally has it

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