Inquest opened after body found in Durban hotel room

Durban in the News: Inquest opened after body found in Durban hotel room: Police have opened an inquest after a 49-year-old man was found dead in the Sunsquare & Suncoast Towers in Durban, Kwa Zulu-Natal. Former lifeguards save Swiss woman from drowning: A 62-year-old woman from Switzerland was saved from certain drowning at Cape Vidal on Wednesday, the National Sea Rescue Institute (NSRI) has revealed in a statement. Old Mutual apologises for delaying payout for KZN family's funeral claim: Investment, savings, insurance, and banking … [Read more...]

Activists demand inquest into murder of Selvan Guruvadu and others – 105 years later

Durban in the News: Activists demand inquest into murder of Selvan Guruvadu and others - 105 years later: Descendants of Indian indentured labourers have asked police to open an inquest into the murder of Selvan Guruvadu and others during the 1913 Natal Strike. Magistrate who detained AWOL cop cleared of wrongdoing: A senior Durban magistrate – who put a police officer behind bars for three hours because he was not at court when he was supposed to testify – has been cleared of any wrongdoing. KZN cop charged after wife, brother-in-law … [Read more...]