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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 36

02 November 2017 8:17 AM LIVE: Judge details charges against Panayiotou and co-accused ahead of judgment

COUNT 6: UNLAWFUL POSSESSION OF AMMUNITION [in contravention of Section 90 read with sections 1, 103, 117, 120(1)(a), and section 121, and also read with schedule 4 of the Firearms Act, Act 60 of 2000, and further read with section 250 of the Criminal Procedure Act, Act 51 of 1977] In that, on or about 21 April 2015, and at various places between Stellen 42

16 December 2015 9:03 AM How JJ Abrams ruined Star Trek, and saved Star Wars

And how that perfectly prepared him to make a great Star Wars movie. By Peter Allen. It would be something of a miracle if you’d got this far without realising the JJ Abrams-directed Star Wars film The Force Awakens (2015) is just around the corner, with opening night on 16 December in South Africa. Thousands of fans all over the world purchased tickets 53

11 December 2015 7:43 PM 17 hurt in truck, taxi collision

Pietermaritzburg – Seventeen people were injured when a truck and a minibus taxi collided on Market Road in Pietermaritzburg on Friday afternoon, KwaZulu-Natal paramedics said. ER24 spokesman Russel Meiring said paramedics responded to the scene, and on arrival, found the truck and minibus in the middle of the road. “Occupants from the transporter were found 32

24 October 2015 1:01 AM At least 43 killed in French bus crash, worst in decades

PUISSEGUIN, France (Reuters) - At least 41 people on a bus carrying elderly day-trippers were killed early on Friday when the bus hit a truck head-on and caught fire, in France's worst road crash in more than 30 years. The bus and the truck collided near a forested bend on a two-lane road cut into a hillside near Puisseguin in the Gironde region, about 26

13 October 2015 6:42 PM No blame assigned in MH17 report

Gilze-Rijen, Netherlands - Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 was shot down over eastern Ukraine by a Russian-made Buk missile, the Dutch Safety Board concluded on Tuesday in its final report on the crash in July 2014 that killed all 298 people on board, most of them Dutch. But the long-awaited findings of the board, which was not empowered to address questions 32

10 August 2015 8:03 PM Animal protection group urges SA to scrap trophy hunting

Cape Town - A global animal protection organisation has written to environmental ministers in South Africa and Namibia to urge them to abandon trophy hunting. The Humane Society International (HSI) said on Monday that it sent letters to Environmental Affairs Minister Edna Molewa and her Nambian counterpart Pohamba Shifeta on Friday. The appeal is to abandon 36

29 June 2015 4:29 AM SpaceX Falcon rocket explodes after launch, NASA releases images

The explosion of an unmanned SpaceX rocket shortly after liftoff is a "blow" to NASA says a top official at the space agency. Cape Canaveral: An unmanned cargo ship destined for the International Space Station exploded minutes after launching from the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida on Sunday morning. The incident has raised serious questions 28

26 April 2015 5:00 AM SA climbers trapped in avalanche

Cape Town - A mountaineer from Simon’s Town and a doctor were among the South Africans caught up in a deadly avalanche on Mount Everest spurred by an earthquake that rocked Nepal on Saturday, killing more than 1100 people. The quake, with a magnitude of 7.9, was the worst experienced in 81 years and caused widespread devastation and destruction 37

25 April 2015 1:30 PM Devastating Nepal quake kills 100s, triggers deadly Everest avalanche

Kathmandu - A powerful earthquake struck Nepal and sent tremors through northern India on Saturday, killing hundreds of people, toppling an historic 19th-century tower in the capital Kathmandu and touching off a deadly avalanche on Mount Everest. There were reports of devastation in outlying, isolated mountainous areas after the quake struck with a magnitude 46