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Highlanders use early onslaught to demolish Blues

The Otago Highlanders have put a miserable season behind them with a swashbuckling display on their way to a 38-28 victory over Auckland Blues.

Highlanders to face testing times against Brumbies

New Zealand's Highlanders, who have been the surprises of the Super Rugby season, are due to have their unbeaten run tested against the ACT Brumbies.

Highlanders prepare to battle to keep winning streak

The Highlanders look to extend their unbeaten start to the Super 15 in Wellington this weekend while defending champs Queensland Reds journey to SA.

Bulls seek Super Rugby hat-trick win against Highlanders

South Africa's Bulls are aiming to score three out of three Super 15 wins as they face New Zealand's Otago Highlanders at the weekend.

Otago union on the road to liquidation

Taking out unaffordable loans has proved to be an unsustainable solution to the game of rugby.

All Blacks will not be taking Fiji lightly

The All Blacks will rest key players for their Test against Fiji, but stressed they will not fall into the same trap as Australia did against Samoa.

Lions flanker Rhodes banned for six matches

Lions flanker Michael Rhodes has been suspended for six matches after being found guilty of a dangerous tackle on Highlanders winger Siale Piutau.

Chiefs beat Highlanders 20-7

Former All Blacks flyhalf Stephen Donald became the seventh player to surpass 800 points in Super rugby on Saturday.

Cancer battle fires up Blues for Highlanders clash

The Blues are steeled to produce a huge performance against the Highlanders this weekend, motivated by news that lock Kurtis Haiu has cancer.

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Gauteng responds to grave concern

The news of Gauteng’s grave site preparations raised alarm about the expected number of Covid-19-related deaths in the province

Demolition of hope in Hangberg

The City of Cape Town in June twice knocked down structures on land allocated for other purposes. The city says these were not evictions; residents ask why no police are available for rapes and murders

Corruption allegations: It’s a family affair at Dihlabeng municipality

The mayor, her relatives and their friends keep landing lucrative tenders and using state resources. Yet Lindiwe Makhalema has failed to declare the list of her relationships with people and companies benefiting from the municipality

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