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11 August 2017 8:48 PM Cops finally act, 10 months after schoolgirl is assaulted

Durban – Nearly 10 months after a girl was assaulted at a high school in Inanda, police are finally willing to take her statement. Those officers who initially refused to help her could face disciplinary action, KwaZulu-Natal police spokesperson Lieutenant-Colonel Thulani Zwane said on Friday. He said police were not aware of a video of the assault 145

08 August 2017 3:55 PM Mercedes-Benz Vans new sales records increase

Mercedes business unit has now been growing for five years in a row. All model series contributed to the latest sales record and set new highs: Sales of the large Sprinter van increased to about 96,200 units (previous year 95,100, +1%), the mid-size Vito van gained 14 % to come to 52,500 units (previous year 46,000), the V-Class multi-purpose vehicle 36

01 July 2017 7:33 AM China's Xi draws 'red line' in Hong Kong

Lam was selected by a pro-China committee, as were her predecessors, and is already being cast by critics as a China stooge in a city where many are angry at Beijing's tightening grip on the freedoms of its nearly eight million people. A huge security operation shut down large parts of Hong Kong for Xi's three-day visit, reflecting Beijing's concern 29

19 June 2017 4:49 AM Public protector to probe death-trap taxis

Major financial institutions, including Toyota Financial Services, SA Taxi Finance and banks, have unknowingly financed the illegal conversions. The fake taxis are sooner or later taken off the road for safety reasons, leaving taxi owners heavily indebted and without a vehicle. Last year the Department of Transport said 2353 illegally converted minibuses 36

18 May 2017 4:58 AM #CourtneyPieters: Accused assaulted at court

Saunders, in a red T-shirt and jeans, stared ahead of him as the charges were read. Courtney went missing on May 4 from her Pluto Street home in Elsies River and was found dead in a field in Bofors Circle, Epping Industria. Residents and supporters searched extensively for nine days for the girl, and found her lifeless body covered with branches and leaves 39

09 April 2017 8:56 AM Bangladesh Islamists to hang after president rejects pleas

A top Islamist extremist under sentence of death has lost his last hope of avoiding the gallows after Bangladesh's president rejected a mercy plea, an official said Sunday. Bangladesh's highest court last month upheld a 2008 death sentence on Mufti Abdul Hannan and two associates for an attack on a shrine that left three people dead and injured the British 25

08 April 2017 7:26 AM Sweden truck attack: What we know

Four people were killed and at least 15 injured when a stolen truck slammed into a crowd of people outside a busy department store in central Stockholm, in what the prime minister described as a "terror attack." The incident occurred just before 1300 GMT on Friday at the corner of the Ahlens department store and Drottninggatan, Stockholm's biggest pedestrian 33

07 April 2017 4:49 PM 'Deaths' in Sweden truck attack

A hijacked truck ploughed into a crowd of people outside a busy department store in central Stockholm Friday, causing "deaths" in what the prime minister described as a "terror attack." The attack, which also caused several injuries, was the latest in a string of similar assaults with vehicles in Europe that include the southern French city of Nice, Berlin 33

29 March 2017 4:24 PM No legislation yet to outlaw passengers at the back of vehicles

Cape Town – Transport Minister Dipuo Peters’ hands are currently tied to stop the transportation of people at the back of light duty vehicles, panel vans, trailers and trucks. New regulations however completely outlaw the transportation of school children at the rear of goods vehicles. The Department of Transport has promulgated legislation that completely 37

15 March 2017 8:36 AM Eyewitness News — Details surrounding Garsfontein murders emerge

PRETORIA - Eyewitness News has learnt that the victims of a double murder and house robbery are related to a senior official in the department of tourism. As detectives gathered evidence, police vans could be seen outside the house in the quiet neighbourhood located near the Garsfontein High School. While two women died on the scene, the remaining family 20