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Corpse falls from mortuary van

A corpse fell out of the back of a moving mortuary vehicle on a busy Pinetown road at the weekend.

The vehicle was travelling on Josiah Gumede (Old Main) Road in Durban on Saturday morning when local car dealer, Mike … Read the rest




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Five car hijackers arrested in Durban

hijackedOn 11 January 2014, the Durban Flying Squad, Durban Tactical Response Team and Public Order Police made a breakthrough when they arrested five suspects for car hijackings that occurred in various Durban suburbs. The suspects were arrested for crimes committed … Read the rest






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Childsex trial continues in Durban

child_sex_tourismThe trial against Dr Genchen Rugnath, his wife Ravina and three others accused of charges related to human trafficking continues in the Durban Regional Court on Tuesday.

The SABC reported on Monday that the State had been granted an in-camera … Read the rest



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Commuters stone taxi driver

sataxiA Durban taxi driver was reportedly beaten to death by commuters after crashing his taxi, killing one person and injuring three others.

According to The Mercury, the out-of-control taxi knocked down two women as it approached a taxi rank … Read the rest



Burning tyres, a regular occurrence in South Africa

300 Burn tyres and rubbish in Durban

Burning tyres, a regular occurrence in South Africa

About 200 people were protesting on Umgeni and Alpine Roads in Durban on Thursday morning, eThekwini metro police said.

The protesters were burning rubbish and tyres, spokesperson Eugene Msomi said.

“The roads … Read the rest