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Woman, four others injured in Overport collision

The further four other occupants were also stabilised at the scene before being transported to various Durban hospitals for the further care that they required.

Tafta care practitioners make a difference

The 10-week care practitioners course, facilitated by Tafta, saw 27 students advance in the much-needed role to improve the quality of life for the elderly, who are often most neglected by society.

FANCAM first at Currie Cup final

The FANCAM technology, first used in the Currie Cup at Newlands earlier in the season, was developed in South Africa.

City of Durban ready to welcome holiday makers

The MEC and the mayor together with other stakeholders and residents walked about the beachfront and thereafter proceeded to the Joint Jazz Cafe for a briefing with the media.

DHS boys selected for Softball Squads

As part of the under 17 A team, Rogan Green, has been selected, and as part of the under 17 B team, Bryson Boekhoud and Kendal Edwards were selected.

Taxi driver shot dead in Umbilo

Paramedics assessed the man and found that there was nothing more they could do for him due to the severity of his injuries.

Hundreds of thousands raised for Toy Story initiative

The challenge ran on Friday from 6am to 6pm and a whopping total of R749, 631 was raised. In the twelve-hour drive to raise funds, everyone joined forces by taking calls for East Coast Radio Toy Story, in partnership with Game.

Rooibos could reduce risk of type 3 diabetes- a precursor to Alzheimer’s

As with all types of dementia, Alzheimer’s is caused by a combination of genetic, lifestyle and environmental factors that affect the health of the brain over a period of time, but now scientists have discovered a strong connection between the disease and insulin resistance in the brain – also referred to as type 3 diabetes.