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Headline grabbers of 2014

The year 2014 has certainly turned heads with quite a few attention grabbing headlines. We look back.

Life expectancy down in SA: Study

Life expectancy in South Africa has declined on average 4.3 years since 1990, a study published on Thursday said. [14] comments

Funny video of the year: Player honours Mandela the hockey player

Canadian professional ice hockey player Jonathan Bernier must regret not reading up on his history after this embarrassing interview. [33] comments

Tsvangirai calls Mugabe ‘a senile president with a vituperative wife’

Zimbabwe's opposition leader Morgan Tsvangirai on Wednesday described longtime leader Robert Mugabe as "a senile president with a vituperative wife". [64] comments

AfriForum lays charges against Malema

AfriForum on Wednesday laid criminal charges against EFF leader Julius Malema for his land grab comments at the party's congress. [554] comments

Deputy Sars commissioner's suspension overturned, Pillay to return to work

Deputy SA Revenue Service (Sars) commissioner Ivan Pillay's suspension must be lifted with immediate effect, the Labour Court in Johannesburg ordered on Thursday. [18] comments

'Limpopo textbook deliveries on track'

A decision had been taken to order close to one million extra textbooks, it said in a statement issued just over a month before schools re-open in the province for the start of the 2015 academic year. [17] comments

Cop arrested for stolen car

A policeman was among 25 people arrested for various crimes in the Eastern Cape, provincial police said on Thursday. [7] comments

DA welcomes Tshabalala's resignation

The DA on Wednesday welcomed SABC board chairwoman Ellen Tshabalala's resignation. [57] comments

Derby-Lewis's wife warns SACP, Hani's wife

Clive Derby-Lewis's wife Gaye on Wednesday warned the SACP and Chris Hani's widow against making claims about "wider conspiracies" involved in Hani's murder. [40] comments

No space for new cemeteries: Alternative burial methods to be discussed

A conversation on alternative burial methods should begin in earnest, as Ekurhuleni, like other cities in South Africa, is running out of space for new cemeteries, the metro said on Wednesday. [29] comments

Kim Kardashian superfan spends $150,000 to look like her - Whether he was successful or not is the question?

Celebrities who tied the knot this year (PHOTOS)

2014 DJ Knockout event (PHOTOS)

AKA taunts Cassper Nyovest at SA hip hop awards

Dangerous condom mistakes, are you making them?

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