Fri Jun 23 10:41:35 SAST 2017

Car crashes into house‚ leaving one woman injured

The jaws of life had to be used to free a woman who was trapped inside a car after it crashed into a house in Durban on Friday morning.

Cops corner prominent Limpopo lawyer

Tumi Mokwena, a prominent Limpopo lawyer who has represented EFF leader Julius Malema. / THYS DULLAART. 02/03/2010. © THE TIMES A prominent Limpopo lawyer, who was being sought in connection with the shooting of four farm workers at the Zebediela Citrus Estate, was arrested yesterday afternoon, about eight hours after the incident.

Why the ANC will stick with weakened Zuma for now

Caption: President Jacob Zuma visited at Mbizana in the Eastern Cape to launch the development hub. Picture: THULI DLAMINI President Jacob Zuma’s hold on power is weakening‚ analysts say.

Owners of wine farm deny drug ring links

Owners of the Western Cape wine farm where a R500-million cocaine bust was made this week have denied any involvement in what could be a sophisticated international drug ring.

Parliament to challenge public protector's Absa report

Parliament plans to challenge a report released this week by public protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane‚ who instructed the legislature to give effect to a constitutional amendment.

The face of KZN’s cancer crisis - Treasury steps in

Laboratory research of cancer diseases, rack with RNA samples - Stock image Murray Alva-Wright has a two-year-old daughter and it is only thinking of her that keeps him alive‚ he says.

My friends and my bowtie are none of your business‚ MEC tells ANC questioners

Western Cape Human Settlements MEC Bonginkosi Madikizela gave short shrift on Thursday to ANC legislature members determined to quiz him about a lavish birthday party thrown by his friends.

Hawks ready to team up with Interpol after R500m cocaine bust on Cape wine farm

The Hawks are considering teaming up with international police agencies as one of the largest drug busts in South African history points to a European connection.

OPINION: A public protector’s job is to make sure people stick to the law - not to change it

South Africa’s Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane has directed a parliamentary portfolio committee to initiate proceedings to amend a clause in the country’s Constitution that sets out the primary aim of the country’s Reserve Bank.

Salga says municipal debt should be written off

Municipal debt should be written off and strict measures for a better collection system put in place‚ the South African Local Government Association (Salga) has proposed.

Ball now in Mbete’s court after ConCourt rules vote on motion of no confidence in Zuma can be conducted by secret ballot

National Assembly Speaker Baleka Mbete will have to make a decision on whether the vote on the motion of no confidence in President Jacob Zuma should be conducted by secret ballot when the matter is tabled before Parliament.

'Queen B' still as busy as a bee

Jub Jub applauds rappers for changing the game

Former Botswana president Ketumile Masire dies

Khuli goes to France to finally bag an award

Nomsa Manaka dances out of cancer

Visa issues stop Babes Wodumo from attending BET Awards

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