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Wupperthal fire: Police investigating arson case after fire ravaged historic town

The small Cederberg town saw its Moravian Mission Station, clinic and town hall destroyed over the weekend.

Cape Town trains off the rails

Cape Town’s transport problems have reached a crisis point and officials are seeking solutions before the rail system breaks down

Free education would now have to take place under trees, says UKZN after arson

The fed-up university says destroying property is not going to help students gain a free education.

Limpopo: Another school burnt

The twenty-fourth school in Limpopo has been damaged by arson, and teachers are too scared to report for duty at several of the affected centres.

Letters to the editor: May 20 to 26 2016

Readers write in about June 1976, vandalism, and job creation.

Protests: Squashing the burning desire

Burning stuff is a sad state of affairs considering the inroads made recently by protesting done right, writes Hansie Smit.

Another school torched near Malamulele

It is the fifth school to be torched in the area since January, but it's unknown if this latest fire in Xigalo is related to the Malamulele unrest.

General’s ghost haunts Zanu-PF

The inquest into Solomon Mujuru's suspicious death could intensify party factionalism.

Ficksburg protesters torch buildings

Two municipal buildings in Ficksburg were set alight by rioters on Thursday after the killing of a man allegedly by the police.

Own the fuel, own the fire

Arson is suspected, but Australians must accept pollution and unbridled growth are firebugs too, writes Tim Flannery.

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Judicial Conduct Committee orders Mogoeng to apologise for his remarks about SA Israel relations

The JCC said that by the chief justice straying into politics, he breached the judicial conduct code and ordered him to issue an apology and retraction

‘Doctors’ wives’ jump Covid queue

Private doctors and civilians have been exploiting gaps in the public health system to get vaccinated

Ithala fails to act against board chairperson over PPE scandal

Morar asked to settle with the state and pay back the profit he made on an irregular tender

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