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An eThekwini metro police officer has been arrested for allegedly shooting dead his girlfriend in Durban. Read Full Article
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A group of adventurous souls gives London's iconic landmark a much needed spring clean - something it's not had in six years. Read Full Article
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The Kruger National Park (KNP) released a statement warning visitors to be vigilant when driving in the park after an elephant overturned a car on Thursday morning. Read Full Article
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American Lance Layton Tomas, 45, an alleged paedophile facing 13 sexual abuse charges against children hiding out in SA, has been returned home. Read Full Article
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Three Al-Jazeera journalists jailed by Egypt for alleged ties with Islamists filed appeals Thursday against their convictions, their network said in a statement. Read Full Article
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Three senior Somali journalists will face trial for broadcasts allegedly inciting violence, with reports they had been tortured dismissed by government as "pure fabrication." Read Full Article
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Boko Haram has seized control of a town in northeastern Nigeria, the latest to fall into Islamist hands in the crisis-hit region, witnesses and a local official said on Thursday. Read Full Article
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Verna Vels, the creator of beloved Afrikaans children's programmes Liewe Heksie, Kraaines and Wielie Walie, has died in her sleep aged 81, after losing her battle with lung cancer. Read Full Article
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A collision between two coaches servicing the Egyptian Red Sea resort of Sharm el-Sheikh killed 33 people on Friday, a health ministry official said. Read Full Article
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The Eastern Cape High Court in Port Elizabeth has dismissed an application for a class action certification in the R699 car scheme case. Read Full Article
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A British terrorism suspect in Kenya is no "monster" and has been falsely linked with a fugitive jihadist from the UK dubbed the "White Widow", his lawyer told a court on Thursday. Read Full Article
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Anglican Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu says South Africa deserves to have a Springbok team representative of its rainbow nation. Read Full Article
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A man and his wife who allegedly assaulted and kept their five children captive in their home for several years are expected to appear in the Springs Magistrate's Court. Read Full Article
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A haemorrhagic fever of unknown origin has killed 13 people in the northwestern Democratic Republic of Congo since August 11, a health ministry official said. Read Full Article
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President Jacob Zuma's son Duduzane is expected to attend an inquest at the Randburg Magistrate's Court on Friday. Read Full Article
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The ANC has warned in a press statement that 'the violent nature of EFF engagement... may lead to political intolerance' with dire consequences for our democracy. Read Full Article
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Senegal has become the latest country to seal its border with a west African neighbour to ward off the deadly Ebola virus, as the UN prepares for a possible flare-up of the disease Read Full Article
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The ANC and DA have reacted strongly to the ruckus caused by EFF in parliament on Thursday. Read Full Article
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The Economic Freedom Fighters has defended its 'staged protest' which caused a disruption in the National Assembly. Read Full Article
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Robin Williams cremated remains have been scattered in San Francisco Bay Read Full Article


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