Yasantha Naidoo Durban bureau chief

Yasantha Naidoo has used words and facts to help reflect the story of the day, week and hour for more than 20 years. She is based in Durban.

Hundreds of prospective students flock for 'hoax' registration ... Hundreds of prospective students flock for 'hoax' registration at DUT

Throngs of prospective students - many not wearing masks - jostled for space at Durban University of Technology on ...

Students set up fiery blockade at MUT entrance Students set up fiery blockade at MUT entrance

A group of EFF students blockaded an entrance of the Mangosuthu University of Technology in Umlazi, south of Durban, ...

KZN boy bitten by puff adder in good spirits KZN boy bitten by puff adder in good spirits

A 15-year old holiday maker was discharged from hospital on Sunday after being bitten by a puff adder in the ...

WATCH | Five stabbed in clashes between EFF and Sasco at DUT WATCH | Five stabbed in clashes between EFF and Sasco at DUT

Five students were stabbed during violent clashes allegedly between members of the EFF student command and the South ...

Stores petrol-bombed and violent clashes in central Durban Stores petrol-bombed and violent clashes in central Durban

The police and metro police have responded to a fiery protest which broke out in central Durban on Monday.

KZN man to be laid to rest after being shot in alleged argument ... KZN man to be laid to rest after being shot in alleged argument over a mask

A family in Mooi River, KwaZulu-Natal, is preparing to bury 25-year-old DJ Lindokuhle Mchunu, who died after being shot ...

ICU and high care beds, oxygen and ventilators may not always be ... ICU and high care beds, oxygen and ventilators may not always be available: Netcare CEO

Netcare, one of the country’s largest private health-care providers, says the surge in Covid-19 infections has placed ...

WATCH | Punches, kicks and racial abuse in fight with lifeguards ... WATCH | Punches, kicks and racial abuse in fight with lifeguards on KZN beach

Four Gauteng holidaymakers are expected to appear in the Ramsgate magistrate's court on Thursday after a brawl with ...

KZN municipality closes office after Covid-19 outbreak KZN municipality closes office after Covid-19 outbreak

The office of the Richmond local municipality in KwaZulu-Natal closed on Thursday after an outbreak of Covid-19 which ...

KZN hospital diverting patients after Covid-19 outbreak KZN hospital diverting patients after Covid-19 outbreak

RK Khan hospital in KwaZulu-Natal is diverting patients to other health facilities after a number of health-care ...

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