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  1. News - World - SOUTH AFRICA

    Babies' deaths underscore South African water supply problems

    Posted Jul 20th 2014, 06:35am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Bloemhof South African infrastructure not keeping up with rise in city dwellers Babies' deaths illustrate water scarcity Three babies who died from drinking ... babies die, communities across the country have in recent months taken to the streets over a lack of water, often with deadly consequences. The Bloemhof deaths came after rioting ...

  2. News - World - SOUTH AFRICA

    Pistorius says he is consumed with sorrow over Steenkamp’s death

    Posted Feb 14th 2014, 11:07pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Johannesburg I'm consumed by sorrow over shooting: Pistorius South African Paralympic sprint star Oscar Pistorius said yesterday he was consumed with "sorrow" as he marked one year since he shot dead his model girlfr ...

  3. News - World - SOUTH AFRICA

    Pistorius introduced Reeva Steenkamp as fiancée a week before shooting, murder trial told

    Posted May 06th 2014, 09:47pm by AFP

    ... shortly before her death early on Valentine's Day morning last year. Pistorius said, "Please meet my fiancee, Reeva," Nhlengethwa said. Pistorius claims he and his girlfriend ...

  4. News - World - SOUTH AFRICA

    South Africa’s ruling ANC takes clear lead in first ‘Born Free’ election

    Posted May 08th 2014, 04:15pm by Reuters in Pretoria

    ... Election officials said they were investigating a shooting death in rural KwaZulu-Natal, the home of President Jacob Zuma. The incident was a rare blot on an otherwise peaceful vote. The ANC, ...

  5. News - World - SOUTH AFRICA

    Ruling ANC party gets ‘overwhelming mandate’ from South African voters

    Posted May 09th 2014, 01:28pm by Agence France-Presse in Johannesburg

    ... as the party of liberation was drilled home by the recent 20th anniversary of democracy and the outpouring of emotion that accompanied the death of former president Mandela in December. But with 63 per ...

  6. News - World - SOUTH AFRICA

    Pistorius blow as star pathologist refuses to testify at murder trial

    Posted Apr 18th 2014, 01:21am by AFP

    ... shot his girlfriend in a fit of rage. State pathologist Gert Saayman said vegetable matter in Steenkamp's stomach suggested she ate about two hours before her death at 3.17am, a finding ... of Perumal, the defence called Jan Botha, a former state pathologist who has carried out about 25,000 autopsies. Botha disputed Saayman's conclusion, saying that determining the time of death ...

  7. News - World - SOUTH AFRICA

    Defence has to overcome Pistorius’ evasive and contradictory testimony

    Posted Apr 16th 2014, 09:52pm by GDN

    ... of Steenkamp's death has always been seen as a poignant element in a case already replete with noirish twists. On February 13 the blonde model had tweeted: "What do you have up your sleeve for your ... two hours before her death, when the couple had an argument that was heard by a neighbour. She locked herself in the toilet and screamed. Pistorius then took his pistol and fired through ...

  8. News - World - SOUTH AFRICA

    Extradited Briton Shrien Dewani charged in South African court with ordering wife's murder

    Posted Apr 08th 2014, 08:40pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in London After long battle, Shrien Dewani will face charge of killing wife in a staged Cape Town carjacking Briton extradited to face trial for honeymoon death South Africa yesterday charged extradited British businessman Shrien Dewani with ordering his wife's murder during their 2010 honeymoon in Cape Town and remanded him to a psychiatric hospital. ...

  9. News - World - SOUTH AFRICA

    Pistorius vomits when hearing details of girlfriend’s bullet wounds

    Posted Mar 10th 2014, 05:38pm by Associated Press

    ... said. Partially digested vegetables in the model’s stomach also suggested she ate less than two hours before her death around 03am. Pistorius’s defence team will have to explain how his lover ... to question the conclusion that Steenkamp ate in the early morning hours. Pistorius is charged with premeditated murder for 29-year-old Steenkamp's shooting death before dawn on February 14, ...

  10. News - World - SOUTH AFRICA

    South African police officers back in court over taxi driver's death

    Posted Mar 08th 2013, 07:15pm by AFP

    ... beating him to death. They are charged with killing Mido Macia, a 27-year-old Mozambican taxi driver who died in police custody on February 26, after parking his taxi on the wrong side ... much maligned police force. The court was told on Friday that Macia suffered extensive injuries, culminating in hypoxia – a lack of oxygen supply to the body – causing his death. According ...




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