KwaZulu-Natal woman who allegedly lied about pregnancy arrested for baby snatching

Durban in the News: KwaZulu-Natal woman who allegedly lied about pregnancy arrested for baby snatching: A woman accused of stealing a young mother's baby after lying about being pregnant is expected to appear in the Pietermaritzburg Magistrate's Court. DEVELOPING: Former eThekwini mayor Gumede violated her bail conditions - Hawks spokesperson: The Hawks' along with the Asset Forfeiture Unit has confirmed that it is raiding the home of former eThekwini mayor Zandile Gumede. Luxury sports cars seized as Hawks, AFU raid homes of former … [Read more...]

Steve Woodhall to talk about impacts of environmental change and citizen science on butterflies at Crocworld Monthly Talk

Steve Woodhall to talk about impacts of environmental change and citizen science on butterflies at Crocworld Monthly Talk: For Steve Woodhall, a simple boyhood fascination of moths and butterflies developed into a lifelong career in lepidopterology, with many years dedicated to unearthing the behavioural patterns and discovering the many intricacies of these vibrant flying insects. A leading expert on the subject, Steve Woodhall will give the Crocworld Conservation Centre monthly talk on ‘Significant changes in the range of local butterflies’ … [Read more...]

Durban Image: Horsing about

A Durban tagged image from Flickr - click on the name of the photographer below the image to see more Durban goodness. Horsing about Image by Kleinz1 This horse clearly had an itch to scratch and was rolling in the grass to abate it. Pictured at "The Stables" next to Kings Park Rugby Stadium, Durban. … [Read more...]

Fake news about xenophobia on social media aimed at ruining brand SA – govt

Durban in the News: Fake news about xenophobia on social media aimed at ruining brand SA - govt: The government has warned South Africans not to be "duped to believe everything they read or see on social media that is purported to be about attacks on foreign nationals". Woman sentenced to life for raping 10-year-old male relative: A KwaZulu-Natal woman who raped her 10-year-old cousin on multiple occasions has been sentenced to life imprisonment, police say. KZN taxi boss gunned down: A KwaZulu-Natal taxi boss has been gunned down in … [Read more...]