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Hawks to probe eNatis tender

The Hawks are investigating a multimillion rand eNatis contract after allegations of fraud emerged, The Times reported on Monday. This complaint relates to a claim of R12-million that was invoiced…

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‘Ed Snowden is Jason Bourne’

A deep distrust of government has led young Americans to hold up NSA leaker Edward Snowden as a hero, Sen. John McCain said Sunday. “There’s a young generation who believes…

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Aging Chinese apologise for Cultural Revolution ‘evil’

by Carol Huang As a teenager radicalised by China’s Cultural Revolution, Zhang Hongbing denounced his mother to the authorities. Two months later a firing squad shot her dead. Now after…

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Lottery winners post jackpot

It’s one of those questions that everybody has been asked at least once in their life – what would you do if you won the lottery? For most, it is…

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Police won’t speculate on motive of Ceres child rapist

Western Cape police said on Sunday they could not confirm weekend reports that the recent rapes of a baby girl and a seven-year-old boy in Ceres were revenge attacks, and…

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Tony Yengeni arrested in Cape Town

Tony Yengeni was reportedly arrested at the weekend for drunk driving. The ANC NEC member spent Sunday night in police custody in Cape Town, according to Die Burger. He apparently…

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Maintenance worker dead after driving his bakkie into Table Bay harbour

A maintenance worker at the V&A Waterfront in Cape Town was killed when the bakkie he was driving went over the East Pier into Table Bay harbour, Beeld reported on…

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Fire dancer sets himself alight

A fire dancer performing during a party in Knysna was in a serious condition on Sunday after setting himself alight. The man, who was performing at Buffalo Bay caravan park…

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ANC councillor assassinated in KZN

An African National Congress councillor has been shot dead in Ulundi, KwaZulu-Natal police said on Monday. “We can confirm that an ANC councillor was shot dead at his home on…

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Efforts underway to salvage leaking vessel

Salvage experts are expending every effort to refloat the stricken bulk carrier KIANU SATU by Monday. The vessel ran aground off the Southern Cape coast near Buffels Bay after developing…