Durban Image: Let them eat carbon

A Durban tagged image from Flickr - click on the name of the photographer below the image to see more Durban goodness. Let them eat carbon Image by Oxfam International Ever tried eating coal? Oxfam's stunt shows how the food we all rely on is at risk in the face of a changing climate. Instead of delivering solutions in Durban to help protect the millions of people on the front lines of the climate crisis, certain countries are standing in the way of progress at the talks. Find out more about Oxfam's work at UN climate summit 2011 in … [Read more...]

Armed men drive around with Durban family, force them to withdraw cash

Durban in the News: Armed men drive around with Durban family, force them to withdraw cash: Two armed and masked men have abducted a family of four in Durban and forced them to drive to a local service station to withdraw cash at an ATM. How police guns have been fueling KZN's taxi and political killings and CT's gang wars: Stolen police firearms - some pilfered several years ago, but which are still in circulation - are being used in politically-motivated shootings, gang hits and taxi violence. Coenie scoops top Sharks award: … [Read more...]

We will kill them ourselves – angry community lashes out at cannibal accused

Durban in the News: We will kill them ourselves - angry community lashes out at cannibal accused: Hundreds in the small town community of Estcourt have braved the cold and rain to protest outside their local magistrate’s court where seven men accused of cannibalism have appeared. ANC KZN appeals High Court ruling: The ANC in KwaZulu-Natal has confirmed that it will appeal a Pietermaritzburg High Court ruling declaring its 2015 congress unlawful. Rookie centre gets Sharks starting role: Centre Tristan Blewett will make his run-on debut … [Read more...]

‘Drug addicts buy dogs to resell them for drugs’

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