Angry Umlazi train commuters allegedly torch train cars over late arrival

Durban in the News: Angry Umlazi train commuters allegedly torch train cars over late arrival: Angry train commuters allegedly set alight four cars and damaged a ticket office and motor train coach in Umlazi's J section, south of Durban, provincial police have said. Government failures and greed - Moerane Commission report's damning findings: Nearly two years after KwaZulu-Natal Premier Willies Mchunu established the Moerane Commission to investigate political killings, the finalised report pointed to several government failures, … [Read more...]

KZN education steps in at school where 2 pupils were killed over phone

Durban in the News: KZN education steps in at school where 2 pupils were killed over phone: The MEC for education in KwaZulu-Natal says several challenges, including factionalism among teachers and parents and a lack of respect, led to the double tragedy at the school. WATCH: Brazen truck thieves steal over R65 000 worth of lotion in 4 minutes: A group of men have been caught on CCTV stealing lotion off a truck parked outside the Arrow Cash & Carry warehouse in Durban. The truck had been transporting cosmetic products from Johannesburg. … [Read more...]

Situation calm at UKZN’s Westville campus following violent protests over WiFi and NSFAS administration

Durban in the News: Situation calm at UKZN's Westville campus following violent protests over WiFi and NSFAS administration: Academic activities at the University of KwaZulu-Natal's Westville campus will only resume on Friday following violent protests at the campus this week. Flo-Kolisi-Whiteley to give Boks new-look back row: A new-look Springbok loose trio is set to take to the field for Saturday's Rugby Championship clash against Argentina. Click HERE to submit your Durban and Kwa-Zulu Natal news. … [Read more...]

Residents consider approaching court over Durban July after party noisemakers

Durban in the News: Residents consider approaching court over Durban July after party noisemakers: Judging from the complaints received about the excessive noise, it affected thousands of residents in a 2.5km radius, from Glenwood to Morningside. KZN taxi massacre death toll rises to 12: Police say they are working hard to apprehend those behind a weekend taxi shooting that has claimed its twelfth victim. Click HERE to submit your Durban and Kwa-Zulu Natal news. … [Read more...]