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Police probe Douglasdale shoot-out

Thursday 31 July 2014 12:15

Two men have been arrested following a shoot-out with police in Douglasdale, north of Johannesburg on Thursday morning.

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My music targets women's hearts: Lattimore

Thursday 31 July 2014 10:00

R&B star Kenny Lattimore says the reason why his music remains relevant is simply because he always writes songs with messages that people can relate to or identify with.

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Rand weakens on US GDP data

Thursday 31 July 2014 05:04

The rand notched its third straight daily loss against the dollar on Wednesday, hitting 1-1/2 week lows.

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Cosas causes havoc in Joburg CBD

Wednesday 30 July 2014 18:15

Learners who trashed the Johannesburg City Centre during a protest on Wednesday have blamed supporters of the Economic Freedom Fighters for the scuffle with vendors and shop owners.

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Sing like Brenda Fassie

Wednesday 30 July 2014 12:17

A talent search competition has been launched by the Brenda Fassie Legacy Tour and Arts Alive.

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 Discovered: A multi-million rand drug lab
Gauteng police bust multi-million rand drug lab

Wednesday 30 July 2014 12:01

Gauteng police have discovered a multi-million-rand drug lab in Walkerville, south of Johannesburg.

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 The strike in the platinum belt lasted five-months.
Debate on length of strikes needed: ANC

Wednesday 30 July 2014 06:30

Society needs to debate and find solutions to strikes that last too long, African National Congress Secretary-General Gwede Mantashe said on Tuesday.

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Porsche driver involved in road rage due in court

Wednesday 30 July 2014 05:50

A man arrested in connection with an alleged road rage attack in Fourways, Johannesburg, is expected to appear in the Randburg Magistrate's Court on Wednesday.

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Proteas and Sevens Rugby teams arrive back from Glasgow

Tuesday 29 July 2014 19:59

The triumphant South African Cricket and Sevens Rugby teams arrived back to Johannesburg Tuesday afternoon.

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Mashaba appointment a new era: Safa

Saturday 26 July 2014 19:50

Safa has described its appointment of Ephraim "Shakes" Mashaba as the first step in rebuilding the national team.

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Bafana appointment humbles Mashaba

Saturday 26 July 2014 16:20

Newly-appointed Bafana Bafana head coach, Ephraim ‘Shakes’ Mashaba, says he is happy that the Safa has confidence in him.

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Taegrin Morris was killed in a hijacking incident last weekend.
Taegrin Morris laid to rest

Saturday 26 July 2014 12:59

Four-year-old Taegrin Morris from Reiger Park has been laid to rest at the Boksburg cemetery on Gauteng's East Rand.

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Taegrin Morris died in botched hijacking incident on Saturday last week.
Taegrin Morris’s funeral underway

Saturday 26 July 2014 09:33

The body of four-year-old Taegrin Morris has been displayed publicly for viewing at the Reiger Park Stadium in Boksburg on the East Rand.

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SARS says the drugs were concealed in hair-piece packages from Nigeria.
Over 19 million worth of drugs seized at OR Tambo

Friday 25 July 2014 20:01

Drugs with an estimated street value of R19.5 million were seized at O R Tambo international airport in Johannesburg on Friday, the SA Revenue Service said.

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In hot water: Telkom CEO, Sipho Maseko
Telkom CEO in fraud case probe

Friday 25 July 2014 14:09

Johannesburg Metro Police have confirmed an investigation into Telkom Chief Executive Officer, Sipho Maseko, for an alleged car licence fraud case.

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Organisers of the demonstration say they will attempt to spend 27 hours on a treadmill to raise funds for charity.
World record attempt to spend 27 hours on a treadmill

Friday 25 July 2014 14:04

A demonstration of a potential world record attempt is underway at the Country Club in Johannesburg.

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At least 100 residents protested about electricity problems on Friday.
Man arrested in Thembelihle protest

Friday 25 July 2014 13:34

A man was arrested on Friday for allegedly burning electricity boxes and for public violence in Thembelihle, south of Johannesburg, Gauteng police said.

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Security tight around Gauteng Legislature

Friday 25 July 2014 11:15

Security in and around the Gauteng Legislature in Johannesburg is extremely tight ahead of Gauteng Premier David Makhura's maiden Budget Vote speech on Friday morning.

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Telkom CEO Sipho Maseko.
JMPD probes Telkom CEO

Friday 25 July 2014 10:45

Telkom CEO Sipho Maseko is under investigation after being implicated in an alleged car licence cloning case, the City of Johannesburg said on Friday.

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Taegrin Morris died after he was dragged alongisde his mother's car in a hijacking attempt last weekend.
Taegrin Morris remembered in Reiger Park

Friday 25 July 2014 05:40

Hundreds of people attended the memorial service of four-year-old Taegrin Morris in Boksburg on the East Rand.

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