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KTBS Shreveport
Calcasieu sheriff: Arrest made in armed robbery, homicideThe Calcasieu Parish sheriff says a 21-year-old man has been charged with secon
Calcasieu sheriff: Arrest made in armed robbery, homicide
KTBS Shreveport / Posted 3 hours ago
The Calcasieu Parish sheriff says a 21-year-old man has been charged with second-degree murder in the shooting death of a man last week. Calcasieu Parish Sheriff Tony Mancuso announced Monday that Zachary A. Bench was charged in the death of Jody L.... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Calcasieu sheriff: Arrest made in armed robbery, homicideLAKE CHARLES, La. (AP) - The Calcasieu Parish sheriff says a 21-year-old man ha
Calcasieu sheriff: Arrest made in armed robbery, homicide
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 6 hours ago
LAKE CHARLES, La. (AP) - The Calcasieu Parish sheriff says a 21-year-old man has been charged with second-degree murder in the shooting death of a man last week. Calcasieu Parish Sheriff Tony Mancuso announced Monday that Zachary A. Bench was... Read more
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KFDM Beaumont
CPSO make arrest in Starks homicideLAKE CHARLES -- The Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office has arrest Zachary A. Ben
CPSO make arrest in Starks homicide
KFDM Beaumont / Posted 8 hours ago
LAKE CHARLES -- The Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office has arrest Zachary A. Bench, 21 of Vinton for the murder and armed robbery of a Starks man who was found dead of multiple gunshot wounds. Deputies responding to a call of a homicide near the... Read more
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iol.co.za
ANCWL to protest against university racismINDEPENDENT MEDIAOpen Stellenbosch members stage a march against sexual assault
ANCWL to protest against university racism
iol.co.za / Posted 10 hours ago
INDEPENDENT MEDIAOpen Stellenbosch members stage a march against sexual assault at Stellenbosch University. File photo: David Ritchie Durban – The universities of the Free State, Stellenbosch and the North-West University’s Potchefstroom campus are... Read more
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KFDM Beaumont
Calcasieu Parish trustee walks off jobLAKE CHARLES -- Lake Charles, Calcasieu Correctional Center inmate Denise M. Ho
Calcasieu Parish trustee walks off job
KFDM Beaumont / Posted 11 hours ago
LAKE CHARLES -- Lake Charles, Calcasieu Correctional Center inmate Denise M. Howard, 31, walked off the job Saturday morning while working as a trusty at Calcasieu Parish Animal Control located at 5550 Swift Plant Road. Howard qualified to be a... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
CPSO searching for trusty who walked off jobA Calcasieu Correctional Center inmate walked off the job Saturday, officials s
CPSO searching for trusty who walked off job
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 11 hours ago
A Calcasieu Correctional Center inmate walked off the job Saturday, officials said. Denise M. Howard, 31, was working as a trusty at Calcasieu Parish Animal Control, 5550 Swift Plant Road, Saturday morning when she left the job, Calcasieu Parish... Read more
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Mississauga News
Truck driver charged after rollover causes Hwy. 401 closureRollover Photo by David Ritchie A tractor-trailer driver has been charged with
Truck driver charged after rollover causes Hwy. 401 closure
Mississauga News / Posted 11 hours ago
Rollover Photo by David Ritchie A tractor-trailer driver has been charged with careless driving after a rollover on Hwy. 401 this morning closed westbound lanes at Mavis Road for more than seven hours.A tractor-trailer driver has been charged with... Read more
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iol.co.za
Pensioner’s home ‘torn apart’ during raidCAPE ARGUSMymoena Petersen, 80, tried to lay charges against the police. Pictur
Pensioner’s home ‘torn apart’ during raid
iol.co.za / Posted 17 hours ago
CAPE ARGUSMymoena Petersen, 80, tried to lay charges against the police. Picture: David Ritchie Cape Town - A Lavender Hill pensioner said she felt victimised by police after her home was “severely” damaged during a police anti-drug raid in the... Read more
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iol.co.za
Cape’s 'smash-and-grab' hot spotsCape Town - 150830 - Police have warned motorists to be on the lookout at the b
Cape’s 'smash-and-grab' hot spots
iol.co.za / Posted 21 hours ago
Cape Town - 150830 - Police have warned motorists to be on the lookout at the busy intersection of Kroomboom Road and Jan Smuts Drive in Athlone, as it is a new hotspot for smash and grab attacks. Picture: David Ritchie Cape Town - Police took to... Read more
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iol.co.za
Maties under fire over sexual assaultsINDEPENDENT MEDIAOpen Stellenbosch members staged a march against sexual assaul
Maties under fire over sexual assaults
iol.co.za / Posted 4 days ago
INDEPENDENT MEDIAOpen Stellenbosch members staged a march against sexual assault at Stellenbosch University. Photo: David Ritchie Cape Town - Members of Open Stellenbosch held a march in the town on Wednesday in a bid to hold the university... Read more
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iol.co.za
Cops go undercover to nab liquor law culpritsCAPE TIMESOsis Place, whose liquor licence was temporarily suspended last month
Cops go undercover to nab liquor law culprits
iol.co.za / Posted 4 days ago
CAPE TIMESOsis Place, whose liquor licence was temporarily suspended last month, has been under the scrutiny of the Western Cape Liquor Authority following the death of eight young women when the railing of the staircase leading to the entrance gave... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
3 new charges against man accused of killing state trooperA man accused of killing a state trooper is now implicated in another shotgun d
3 new charges against man accused of killing state trooper
Chicago Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
A man accused of killing a state trooper is now implicated in another shotgun death, Louisiana authorities said. Kevin Daigle, 53, was booked Wednesday with second-degree murder in the death of Blake Brewer, 54, of Moss Bluff, the Calcasieu Parish... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
3 new charges against man accused of killing state trooperA man accused of killing a state trooper is now implicated in another shotgun d
3 new charges against man accused of killing state trooper
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 5 days ago
A man accused of killing a state trooper is now implicated in another shotgun death, Louisiana authorities said. Kevin Daigle, 53, was booked Wednesday with second-degree murder in the death of Blake Brewer, 54, of Moss Bluff, the Calcasieu Parish... Read more
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iol.co.za
Focus on liquor law culpritsDavid RitchieDEATH TAVERN: Osis Place, whose liquor licence was temporarily sus
Focus on liquor law culprits
iol.co.za / Posted 5 days ago
David RitchieDEATH TAVERN: Osis Place, whose liquor licence was temporarily suspended last month, has been under the scrutiny of the Western Cape Liquor Authority following the death of eight young women when the railing of the staircase leading to... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
3 new charges against man accused of killing state trooperA man accused of killing a state trooper is now implicated in another shotgun d
3 new charges against man accused of killing state trooper
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 5 days ago
A man accused of killing a state trooper is now implicated in another shotgun death, Louisiana authorities said. Kevin Daigle, 53, was booked Wednesday with second-degree murder in the death of Blake Brewer, 54, of Moss Bluff, the Calcasieu Parish... Read more
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ABC News
3 New Charges Against Man Accused of Killing State TrooperKevin Daigle, 53, was booked Wednesday with second-degree murder in the death o
3 New Charges Against Man Accused of Killing State Trooper
ABC News / Posted 5 days ago
Kevin Daigle, 53, was booked Wednesday with second-degree murder in the death of Blake Brewer, 54, of Moss Bluff, the Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office said in a statement. Sheriff Tony Mancuso did not know when Brewer died, spokeswoman Kim Myers... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
3 new charges against man accused of killing state trooperLAKE CHARLES, La. (AP) - Louisiana authorities say a man accused of killing a s
3 new charges against man accused of killing state trooper
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 5 days ago
LAKE CHARLES, La. (AP) - Louisiana authorities say a man accused of killing a state trooper is now implicated in the death of another man. The Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office says Kevin Daigle was booked Wednesday with second-degree murder in the... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Kevin Daigle charged with second-degree murder in death of Blake BrewerKevin Daigle has been charged with second-degree murder in the death of Blake B
Kevin Daigle charged with second-degree murder in death of Blake Brewer
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 5 days ago
Kevin Daigle has been charged with second-degree murder in the death of Blake Brewer, Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office spokeswoman Kim Myers said in a news release. Brewer, 54, was found dead Monday of a shotgun blast to his torso in his home on... Read more
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KFDM Beaumont
CPSO charges Daigle in Moss Bluff homicideLAKE CHARLES (CPSO) – The Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office (CPSO) has charged
CPSO charges Daigle in Moss Bluff homicide
KFDM Beaumont / Posted 5 days ago
LAKE CHARLES (CPSO) – The Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office (CPSO) has charged Kevin D. Daigle with 2nd degree murder; theft of a motor vehicle; and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon, in the homicide of Blake L. Brewer, 54, Moss... Read more
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The Evening Sun
3 new charges against man accused of killing state trooperLAKE CHARLES, La. (AP) — Louisiana authorities say a man accused of killing a s
3 new charges against man accused of killing state trooper
The Evening Sun / Posted 5 days ago
LAKE CHARLES, La. (AP) — Louisiana authorities say a man accused of killing a state trooper is now implicated in the death of another man. The Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office says Kevin Daigle was booked Wednesday with second-degree murder in the... Read more
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York Daily Record
3 new charges against man accused of killing state trooperLAKE CHARLES, La. (AP) — Louisiana authorities say a man accused of killing a s
3 new charges against man accused of killing state trooper
York Daily Record / Posted 5 days ago
LAKE CHARLES, La. (AP) — Louisiana authorities say a man accused of killing a state trooper is now implicated in the death of another man. The Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office says Kevin Daigle was booked Wednesday with second-degree murder in the... Read more
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Lebanon Daily News
3 new charges against man accused of killing state trooperLAKE CHARLES, La. (AP) — Louisiana authorities say a man accused of killing a s
3 new charges against man accused of killing state trooper
Lebanon Daily News / Posted 5 days ago
LAKE CHARLES, La. (AP) — Louisiana authorities say a man accused of killing a state trooper is now implicated in the death of another man. The Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office says Kevin Daigle was booked Wednesday with second-degree murder in the... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Kevin Daigle charged with second-degree murder in death of Blake BrewerKevin Daigle has been charged with second-degree murder in the death of Blake B
Kevin Daigle charged with second-degree murder in death of Blake Brewer
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 5 days ago
Kevin Daigle has been charged with second-degree murder in the death of Blake Brewer, Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office spokeswoman Kim Myers said in a news release. Brewer, 54, was found dead Monday of a shotgun blast to his torso in his home on... Read more
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iol.co.za
Dino-miteVisitors to Cape Town’s Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden could be forgive
Dino-mite
iol.co.za / Posted 5 days ago
Visitors to Cape Town’s Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden could be forgiven for doing a double-take when they see dinosaurs wandering between the plants. The South African National Biodiversity Institute has an exhibition of life-size dinosaur... Read more
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iol.co.za
Dead body found on Cape Town trainINDEPENDENT MEDIAThe body of an unidentified man was found inside a Cape Town t
Dead body found on Cape Town train
iol.co.za / Posted 5 days ago
INDEPENDENT MEDIAThe body of an unidentified man was found inside a Cape Town train carriage. File photo: David Ritchie Cape Town - The body of an unidentified man was found inside a train carriage in Cape Town on Wednesday, Western Cape police... Read more
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iol.co.za
Pupils killed at Buttskop rememberedCAPE ARGUSThe City of Cape Town unveiled a memorial wall at the Welmoed Cemeter
Pupils killed at Buttskop remembered
iol.co.za / Posted 5 days ago
CAPE ARGUSThe City of Cape Town unveiled a memorial wall at the Welmoed Cemetery in honour of the 10 children who lost their lives at the Buttskop level crossing in Blackheath. Picture: David Ritchie Cape Town - Five years after 10 pupils – between... Read more
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iol.co.za
Seven percent of SA children unhappyINDEPENDENT MEDIASouth African children are not far behind - the research sugge
Seven percent of SA children unhappy
iol.co.za / Posted 5 days ago
INDEPENDENT MEDIASouth African children are not far behind - the research suggests that seven percent in are unhappy with their life as whole. Picture: David Ritchie London - Children in England are so unhappy with their lives that only South Korea... Read more
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iol.co.za
Installing a built-in braaiINDEPENDENT MEDIAThis is not my favourite question as I am not a fan of built-i
Installing a built-in braai
iol.co.za / Posted 6 days ago
INDEPENDENT MEDIAThis is not my favourite question as I am not a fan of built-in braais, mainly because you cant get to the other side. PICTURE: DAVID RITCHIE Clamwilliam - It did not take long before my old reader and questioner Tony, popped... Read more
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iol.co.za
ANC sues City of Cape Town over logoCAPE ARGUSThe ANC has taken the City of Cape Town to court over its new logo, a
ANC sues City of Cape Town over logo
iol.co.za / Posted 6 days ago
CAPE ARGUSThe ANC has taken the City of Cape Town to court over its new logo, as displayed in a parking lot in Sea Point. Picture: David Ritchie Cape Town - The ANC is convinced it has built a “formidable” case against the City of Cape Town, which... Read more
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iol.co.za
Fans declare war on SaruDavid RitchieSupporters Against Racist Rugby Associations (SARRA) was launched
Fans declare war on Saru
iol.co.za / Posted 6 days ago
David RitchieSupporters Against Racist Rugby Associations (SARRA) was launched in Mossel Bay at the weekend and things got off to a fiery start. Picture: David Ritchie Angry fans have declared war on Springbok rugby, demanding more players of colour... Read more
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iol.co.za
ANC calls for Wiley probeINDEPENDENT MEDIAMark Wiley raised the ire of the opposition party when he inte
ANC calls for Wiley probe
iol.co.za / Posted 7 days ago
INDEPENDENT MEDIAMark Wiley raised the ire of the opposition party when he intervened and effectively blocked the Scopa from discussing a school construction crisis, which affected 1 200 pupils at the Scottsdene Senior Secondary in Kraaifontein.... Read more
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iol.co.za
Doubts about banning alcohol adsINDEPENDENT MEDIAProposed liquor legislation seeks to jointly hold bars and res
Doubts about banning alcohol ads
iol.co.za / Posted 9 days ago
INDEPENDENT MEDIAProposed liquor legislation seeks to jointly hold bars and restaurants liable for criminal offences perpetrated by drunk customers. Picture: David Ritchie Johannesburg - The ANC has backtracked on a draft bill calling for the... Read more
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iol.co.za
Lifting the lid on racism in StellenboschINDEPENDENT MEDIALuister is a documentary which follows 32 students of colour a
Lifting the lid on racism in Stellenbosch
iol.co.za / Posted 10 days ago
INDEPENDENT MEDIALuister is a documentary which follows 32 students of colour and one lecturer from the University of Stellenbosch's agricultural college who feel they have been sidelined at the institution on the basis of skin colour. PICTURE: DAVID... Read more
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iol.co.za
The 2015 ‘F*** WHITES!’-OlympiadINDEPENDENT MEDIAEusebius McKaiser says he has zero regrets about shutting down
The 2015 ‘F*** WHITES!’-Olympiad
iol.co.za / Posted 10 days ago
INDEPENDENT MEDIAEusebius McKaiser says he has zero regrets about shutting down, as moderator, the racial hatred expressed by a member of the audience at the 2015 Ruth First Memorial Lecture that was held at Wits Great Hall earlier this week. File... Read more
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iol.co.za
Why I shut down anti-white hecklerINDEPENDENT MEDIAEusebius McKaiser says he has zero regrets about shutting down
Why I shut down anti-white heckler
iol.co.za / Posted 10 days ago
INDEPENDENT MEDIAEusebius McKaiser says he has zero regrets about shutting down, as moderator, the racial hatred expressed by a member of the audience at the 2015 Ruth First Memorial Lecture that was held at Wits Great Hall earlier this week. File... Read more
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iol.co.za
Boy, 5, ‘withering away’David RitchieMayor Patricia De Lille donated a wheelchair to Tyrell Arendse, wh
Boy, 5, ‘withering away’
iol.co.za / Posted 10 days ago
David RitchieMayor Patricia De Lille donated a wheelchair to Tyrell Arendse, who has been rendered helpless by a rare and fatal brain disease. With him are parents Jade and Gino Arendse. Picture: David Ritchie Cape Town - A Cape Town couple have... Read more
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iol.co.za
Philander ready for big seasonINDEPENDENT MEDIAVernon Philander says he is refreshed and motivated ahead of a
Philander ready for big season
iol.co.za / Posted 11 days ago
INDEPENDENT MEDIAVernon Philander says he is refreshed and motivated ahead of a busy international season. Picture: David Ritchie Johannesburg – Vernon Philander marked his return to the Proteas’ One-Day International (ODI) side with a solid... Read more
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iol.co.za
Wynberg bus route talks break downINDEPENDENT MEDIAThe South Road Families Association (SRFA) made an urgent cour
Wynberg bus route talks break down
iol.co.za / Posted 11 days ago
INDEPENDENT MEDIAThe South Road Families Association (SRFA) made an urgent court application to prevent the city from evicting 26 families and demolishing properties in the area in March. The properties have been earmarked by the city to make way for... Read more
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iol.co.za
Poo throwers to appeal sentenceINDEPENDENT MEDIALoyiso Nkohla, Andile Lili and Marius Fransman outside the Bel
Poo throwers to appeal sentence
iol.co.za / Posted 11 days ago
INDEPENDENT MEDIALoyiso Nkohla, Andile Lili and Marius Fransman outside the Bellville Magistrates Court on Wednesday. Photo: David Ritchie Cape Town - ANC Western Cape executive member Andile Lili says the three-year suspended sentence and... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Lake Charles man re-arrested on inappropriate sexual contact chargesThe Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office has re-arrested Lake Charles man Robert L
Lake Charles man re-arrested on inappropriate sexual contact charges
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 12 days ago
The Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office has re-arrested Lake Charles man Robert Lee Sargent, Sr., after it was reported on August 10, that the 56-year-old had inappropriate sexual contact with another family member starting when she was 3 years old... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Australia’s most wanted criminalsARMED robbery. Sex crimes. Drugs. Even a murder. These are some of the serious
Australia’s most wanted criminals
The Courier Mail / Posted 13 days ago
ARMED robbery. Sex crimes. Drugs. Even a murder. These are some of the serious crimes that a group of Australians are wanted by police for. The problem is they are fugitives — on the run and on the loose in the community. The group could be... Read more
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iol.co.za
ANC plans social security shakeINDEPENDENT MEDIAThe ANC is considering a mandatory retirement savings scheme t
ANC plans social security shake
iol.co.za / Posted 13 days ago
INDEPENDENT MEDIAThe ANC is considering a mandatory retirement savings scheme to deal with the almost complete absence of retirement savings for South Africas working poor, millions of whom rely on state pensions after retirement. File photo: David... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Australia’s most wanted criminalsARMED robbery. Sex crimes. Drugs. Even a murder. These are some of the serious
Australia’s most wanted criminals
Adelaide Now / Posted 14 days ago
ARMED robbery. Sex crimes. Drugs. Even a murder. These are some of the serious crimes that a group of Australians are wanted by police for. The problem is they are fugitives — on the run and on the loose in the community. The group could be... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Australia’s most wanted criminalsARMED robbery. Sex crimes. Drugs. Even a murder. These are some of the serious
Australia’s most wanted criminals
The Courier Mail / Posted 14 days ago
ARMED robbery. Sex crimes. Drugs. Even a murder. These are some of the serious crimes that a group of Australians are wanted by police for. The problem is they are fugitives — on the run and on the loose in the community. The group could be... Read more
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iol.co.za
Stellenbosch aiming for more diversityINDEPENDENT MEDIAStellenbosch University (SU) is investing an extra R68.6 milli
Stellenbosch aiming for more diversity
iol.co.za / Posted 14 days ago
INDEPENDENT MEDIAStellenbosch University (SU) is investing an extra R68.6 million into diversifying its staff over the next three years. PICTURE: DAVID RITCHIE Stellenbosch University will spend close to R70 million to diverify its staff corps, with... Read more
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iol.co.za
Court postpones Osi’s hearingINDEPENDENT MEDIAOsis Place in Khayelitsha where eight women were killed after
Court postpones Osi’s hearing
iol.co.za / Posted 14 days ago
INDEPENDENT MEDIAOsis Place in Khayelitsha where eight women were killed after the tavern's staircase collapsed. Photo: David Ritchie Cape Town - The Western Cape Liquor Authority’s hearing into Osi’s Place in Khayelitsha where a collapsed stairwell... Read more
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Perth Now
Australia’s most wanted fugitivesARMED robbery. Sex crimes. Drugs. Even a murder. These are some of the serious
Australia’s most wanted fugitives
Perth Now / Posted 14 days ago
ARMED robbery. Sex crimes. Drugs. Even a murder. These are some of the serious crimes that a group of Australians are wanted by police for. The problem is they are fugitives — on the run and on the loose in the community. The group could be... Read more
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Independent
Bovis faces rising costs as tradesmen jack up ratesChief executive David Ritchie said: “This has been with us now for the best par
Bovis faces rising costs as tradesmen jack up rates
Independent / Posted 14 days ago
Chief executive David Ritchie said: “This has been with us now for the best part of a couple of years and as we try to grow the business and ultimately build more houses to fuel that growth, it is a challenge for us and the sector. “In the short... Read more
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Evening Standard
Bovis Homes faces rising costs as tradesmen jack up ratesBovis Homes has bemoaned a lack of skilled workers and rising costs as tradesme
Bovis Homes faces rising costs as tradesmen jack up rates
Evening Standard / Posted 14 days ago
Bovis Homes has bemoaned a lack of skilled workers and rising costs as tradesmen exploit shortages to jack up their pay rates. The firm has seen overall build cost inflation of around 7% this year, mainly down to a lack of skilled labour. Chief... Read more
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iol.co.za
Licence ruling on 'tavern of death'CAEP ARGUSThe collapse at Osis Place in Makhaza led to a stampede, killing eigh
Licence ruling on 'tavern of death'
iol.co.za / Posted 14 days ago
CAEP ARGUSThe collapse at Osis Place in Makhaza led to a stampede, killing eight people. Photo: David Ritchie Cape Town - The Western Cape Liquor Authority is due to decide on Monday if the liquor trading licence for Osi’s Tavern in Khayelitsha... Read more
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