Belinda Pheto is a Johannesburg-based journalist for the Sunday Times and TimesLIVE. She loves telling South African stories.

Lenasia homes damaged by heavy rains, mop-up operations start

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At least 88 homes were damaged when heavy downpours hit Hospital Hills in Lenasia.

Man arrested for breaking in at SABC offices in Bloemfontein

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A 27-year-old man was arrested for breaking into the SABC offices in Bloemfontein on Sunday morning.

JMPD vows to find criminals who killed on-duty metro cop

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The Johannesburg Metro Police Department (JMPD) has vowed to bring to book gunmen who shot dead an on-duty officer on ...

Geotechnical specialists called in as left lane of N1 highway closed due to sinkhole

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The SA National Roads Agency has closed the left lane on the N1 South just before Botha Avenue in Centurion as a ...

'Security of judiciary requires urgent attention': acting chief justice Zondo

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Acting chief justice Raymond Zondo has voiced "grave concern" over the hammer attack at the country's apex court and ...

‘As horrific and as painful as it has been, I would do it all again’: Athol Williams

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Corruption whistle-blower and author Athol Williams, who fled the country for his own safety, says he feels vindicated ...

State capture report handover to go ahead as court challenge fails

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The formal handover of the state capture report to President Cyril Ramaphosa will proceed as planned on Tuesday ...

Why take a year to seek legal recourse, judge asks group challenging state capture ...

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Johannesburg high court judge Avrielle Maier-Frawley has questioned the timing of Democracy in Action's bid to block ...

Limpopo woman killed by crocodile while doing laundry at river

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A family is mourning the death of their 25-year-old daughter who was killed by a crocodile while doing laundry at a ...

Case against 20-year-old North West woman who 'confessed to ordering hit' on family is ...

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The case against a 20-year-old North West woman who allegedly confessed to ordering a hit on her entire family in 2016 ...