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22 May 2018 5:28 AM Women and children may get their own train carriages

The Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa (Prasa) might reintroduce "chaperone carriages" for children by August, says #UniteBehind. In a statement on Monday, #UniteBehind said: "Women commuters face specific threats to their safety. This must be considered and prioritised by Prasa." The organisation said that it had met with senior management at Prasa 23

17 May 2018 6:38 PM Train wagons torched by protesters in North West

Six wagons of a freight train carrying steel coils were torched on Thursday morning by a group of protesters between Orkney and Leeudoringstad in the North West. Transnet Freight Rail spokesperson Mike Asefovitz confirmed to News24 that a freight train with 40 wagons carrying steel coils was stopped after protesters blocked the railway line with stones 20

16 May 2018 8:18 PM 3 men fined over abuse of England coach Jones

London - Three men have been fined after they hurled foul-mouthed abuse at England head coach Eddie Jones following Scotland's Calcutta Cup triumph in February. Footage released online showed a group approaching the 58-year-old for a photograph as he left a Manchester railway station to get into a waiting car before the atmosphere turned sour, with expletives 21

16 May 2018 9:26 AM Berg River Marathon to go ahead despite drought

Paarl - With the Western Cape still firmly in the grips of the four year-long drought, the organisers of the 57th edition of the annual Berg River Canoe Marathon are determined to stage their annual classic race from July 12 to 15, even if it requires some lateral thought. “We managed to stage a successful race last year, despite the severity of the drought 20

14 May 2018 4:29 PM Tinder, Yarde get England call-ups

Cape Town - Henry Trinder (Gloucester) and Marland Yarde (Sale Sharks) have been called up into England’s training squad for this week’s camp in Brighton. Ben Loader (London Irish) picked up an ankle injury on Friday and will remain with the England U20 squad for further treatment. Cameron Redpath (Sale Sharks) will report to camp on Monday for treatment 23

12 May 2018 5:52 PM 4 dead as train collides with vehicle in the North West

Four people were killed after the vehicle they were travelling in collided with a train on Saturday afternoon between Boons and Magaliesburg in the North West. North West police spokesperson Colonel Adele Myburgh said the driver of a white Toyota Corolla failed to stop at a railway crossing and collided with a goods train. Myburgh said three female passengers 20

10 April 2018 6:06 PM Bulls centre to train with Munster

Pretoria - The Bulls have released midfielder Dries Swanepoel to train with Munster as cover for the injuries that the Irish club has at the moment ahead of their PRO14 match against the Cheetahs in Bloemfontein on Friday. According to the website, Swanepoel, who was left out of the initial Super Rugby Bulls squad by coach John Mitchell 28

10 April 2018 1:12 PM Morkel signs 2-year Kolpak deal in England

London - South Africa great Morne Morkel has joined Surrey on a two-year contract ahead of the new English county season, the club announced on Tuesday. The towering fast bowler retired from international cricket this month after helping South Africa seal their first home Test series victory over Australia since their apartheid-enforced exclusion 33

07 April 2018 4:00 AM WATCH: SA's Brad Binder talks about Termas de Río Hondo circuit ahead of Argentine GP

Argentina - Brad Binder was disappointed with his sixth position at the season opener in Qatar, but is rearing to go for the Argentine GP this weekend. "The main issue was that I struggled for rear grip. Whenever the sun would go down, we would lose track temperature and I would lose a lot of grip. But during the day our lap times were right up with the front 74

06 April 2018 9:58 AM Hampshire secure Steyn as overseas pro

London - South African pace bowler Dale Steyn has signed for Hampshire as he bids to return to fitness following a heel injury that forced him to miss the recent Test series against Australia. The 34-year-old will join the county in June and train ahead of South Africa's tour of Sri Lanka, which starts in July. The plan is that he will return as the county's 86