A biker has been injured after a crash with a truck

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A biker has been injured after a crash with a truck in Morningside Durban today. Rescue Care Paramedics were called to the collision at the corner of Innes Road and Rosetta Road in Morningside just after 8:30am today. On arrival, they found that a motorbike and a truck had collided. ...

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One dead in South Coast Road shooting

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This afternoon paramedics raced to 151 South Coast Road in Durban for a shooting incident. Exact detail to the cause of the shooting is still speculative and will form part of the police investigation. Paramedics arrived at the scene and found a female in her late twenties lying on the ...

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Store manager shot in the face during robbery

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A shop manager is lucky to be alive after being shot in the face during a robbery in Ulundi, northern KwaZulu-Natal, on Sunday night. A source with knowledge of the investigation, who spoke to News24 on condition of anonymity, said the victim was the manager of the Ulundi Spar. “What ...

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Security guard drops gun, accidently shoots himself

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A guard on patrol near a railway station dropped his firearm and accidentally shot himself in the thigh, a private security company said on Tuesday. Reaction Unit South Africa head Prem Balram said the 30-year-old man was wounded near the Canelands railway station, north of Durban, while he was on ...

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Durban doctor’s motive for murder exposed

Dr Vajnah Banoo Mohamed's decomposed body was found in her Durban North home. Picture: Supplied

Was a former Durban district surgeon gagged and murdered to silence her from testifying and giving medical evidence against a rapist or abuser? That is the question that is haunting the friends and colleagues of Dr Vajnah Banoo Mohamed, whose decomposed body was found in her Durban North home last ...

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Knife wielding thieves in uMhlanga

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In the early hours of morning on ,Monday, November 28, a cyclist was robbed on Palm Boulevard, uMhlanga. At about 6.30am the man was approached by a suspect who held him at knife point and robbed him of his bicycle and his watch, the suspect then fled the scene on ...

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Fishermen robbed in Glen Ashley

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On Monday , November 28 at about 7.30pm, two fishermen were robbed of their belongings including a firearm in Glen Ashley, Durban North. The men were fishing along the Promenade when they were approached by two suspects who asked to borrow a lighter, the suspects walked away toward the airport, ...

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Key witness in Soni trial dies after ‘grave illness’

020315. Soni  on trial for the murder of  Dr Bhavesh Sewran  yesterday at the High Court in Pietermaritzburg. photo. Jonathan Burton

The murder trial of Pietermaritzburg businessman Rajivee Soni heard yesterday that a key witness whom his new lawyers had wanted to question further, has died. State advocate Johan du Toit told Judge Jacqueline Henriques and assessor Gerhard Barnard that his investigating officer was told Professor Sithebe had died in hospital ...

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Car guard ra_ped in uMhlanga

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On Sunday, November 27, a 25-year-old female car guard was ra_ped in uMhlanga. The car guard who lives near the taxi rank in uMhlanga was accosted in her home and ra_ped by an unknown suspect, it is alleged that the suspect gained entry into her Wendy house at 8pm, held ...

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Durban man breaks both arms in plunge from building

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A Durban man had to be rescued from the roof of a railway platform after he jumped from a balcony and broke both his arms while running away from two other men on Sunday. Police search and rescue technicians helped the man, who plunged from a mezzanine level onto the ...

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