Family, friends of murdered UCT student hold final farewell in KZN

Durban in the News: Family, friends of murdered UCT student hold final farewell in KZN: UCT student Cebo Mhleli Mbatha, who was stabbed to death at Clifton Beach, has been laid to rest. Click HERE to submit your Durban and Kwa-Zulu Natal news. … [Read more...]

Newcastle municipality power cut put on hold pending court hearing

Durban in the News: Newcastle municipality power cut put on hold pending court hearing: Eskom says the Newcastle municipality in KwaZulu-Natal will not have its electricity supply cut off - for now. Funeral of alleged drug dealer ends in chaos after police try to stop AK-47 gun salute: The Mpumalanga funeral of an alleged KwaZulu-Natal drug dealer has ended in chaos as police were pelted with stones for attempting to arrest a group of men who fired guns during the ceremony. Click HERE to submit your Durban and … [Read more...]

“Fire in the Hold” a Relic of the Past with Maritime Thermal Event Monitoring

“Fire in the Hold” a Relic of the Past with Maritime Thermal Event Monitoring: The phrase ‘fire in the hold’ could be consigned to the dustbin of maritime history if the shipping industry was obliged to install thermal imaging systems on all new cargo vessels. Critical thermal event alarm notification and monitoring solutions have received renewed attention from the global maritime sector following a series of devastating fire-related incidents involving cargo ships. “Thermal-based events have a long and unfortunate history in shipping,” says … [Read more...]

‘Nowhere to hold my brother’s funeral,’ says pensioner waiting for a house

Durban in the News: 'Nowhere to hold my brother's funeral,' says pensioner waiting for a house: Pensioner Mirriam Zondi says that when her brother, Mthokozisi, died "neighbours had to donate bricks so that I had a shelter to accommodate mourners". Click HERE to submit your Durban and Kwa-Zulu Natal news. … [Read more...]