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Police engaged with students at the main entrance to the University of Fort Hare in Alice Picture: MARK ANDREWS

University of Fort Hare closes campus after fund protests

Students ordered to leave Alice till August THE University of Fort Hare (UFH) campus in Alice was closed yesterday following a week of student protests over funding.

Radovan Krejcir

Interpol robbed and laptops stolen

POLICE have confirmed that the Interpol offices in Pretoria were broken into and laptops and other electronic items were stolen.

June 14, 2014. 11-year-old Lindikhaya Bawane sits on one of the demolished structures at Sanral's site between Nomzamo and Lwandle outside Strand.  PHOTOGRAPH: ESA ALEXANDER/SUNDAY TIMES

Lwandle eviction like apartheid forced removals, affected couple tells inquiry

The violent removal of people and structures from Sanral-owned land in Cape Town resembled removals during apartheid, an affected resident said in Lwandle today.

Two men suspected of being part of a  notorious card cloning syndicate were arrested in Mthatha this afternoon Picture:LULAMILE FENI

Two men arrested for suspected card cloning

POLICE in Mthatha have apprehended two men suspected of being part of the of notorious card cloning syndicate, which has been operating in the town for a while.


‘We apologised for Marikana’ – Mthethwa

The government has repeatedly apologised for the death of Marikana miners, the Farlam Commission of Inquiry heard on Tuesday.

A policeman was killed this afternoon (July 15) when a runaway trailer smashed into the vehicle he was travelling in on the R72 towards East London. Two of his colleagues and a number of other travellers were rushed to hospital. Picture: STEPHANIE LLOYD.

Runaway trailer kills cop, injures more

An Eastern Cape police officer died in a freak accident this afternoon on the R72 near the East London airport when a run away trailer slammed into his car.


Police seek ‘dangerous’ escapees

Awaiting-trial trio jump fence at Queenstown prison during morning exercise.

Former Police Minister Nathi Mthethwa.

Mthethwa denies political pressure at Marikana

Former police minister Nathi Mthethwa denied on Monday he was under political pressure to intervene in the deadly mining strike at Marikana in Rustenburg two years ago.

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