WATCH: ‘Major repairs’ needed as half of road near Durban children’s home ‘washed away’

Durban in the News: WATCH: 'Major repairs' needed as half of road near Durban children's home 'washed away': A Twitter video of former SA cricketer Pat Symcox bemoaning the poor condition of a main road in Hibberdene, KwaZulu-Natal, has gone viral. Family left fuming as maggots found in mouth of Durban hospital patient: A Durban man whose father's mouth was infested with maggots after he was admitted to RK Khan Hospital says he will not rest until the staff at the facility pay for neglecting him. WATCH: Durban man fights off hijackers, … [Read more...]

Big day three needed by Dolphins in East London – Featured Durban Blog

Big day three needed by Dolphins in East London: Big day three needed by Dolphins in East London East London – A day of mixed fortunes on Tuesday for the Hollywoodbets Dolphins sees them with a big day ahead of them at Buffalo Park in East London in their CSA 4-Day Franchise Series clash with the Warriors. The Warriors continued where they finished day one with Matthew Breetzke and Sinethemba Qeshile taking the hosts from 325 for five to 344 before Breetzke fell for 58, caught by the keeper Grant Roelofsen off the bowling of Eathan Bosch. … [Read more...]

Harsher sentences needed for cowards killing, raping women and children – Mkongi

Durban in the News: Harsher sentences needed for cowards killing, raping women and children - Mkongi: The police department will hold talks with its justice counterpart to look at imposing harsher sentences on people found guilty of crimes against women and children, Deputy Police Minister Bongani Mkongi has said. Explosive parcel came to the house as a 'flower delivery' - cook: A cook who says he works at the Durban home where a parcel exploded says when he rushed to the scene in the main section of the house, he was confronted with … [Read more...]

#WEFAfrica17: Policies needed to curb diseases linked to poverty

Durban in the News: #WEFAfrica17: Policies needed to curb diseases linked to poverty: The session of Combating Diseases of Poverty agreed that health policies regarding diseases found in poverty stricken areas need to be addressed at a broader level. More jail time for alleged Toti fraudster: Another 12 days wait for a bail application for a eManzimtoti woman who fleeced businessmen of millions of rand while posing as a government official. A hike with a purpose: Three avid conservationists are walking more than 200 km to raise … [Read more...]