Beeld

By IndepthAfrica
In South Africa
Feb 14th, 2013
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Johannesburg – Double amputee and Paralympic gold medallist Oscar Pistorius has reportedly shot and killed his girlfriend after thinking she was a burglar, Beeld are reporting. The website is reporting that the incident happened at his Silver Lakes home at around 4am on Thursday morning. Details rema...
By IndepthAfrica
In News
May 22nd, 2012
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The verdict is due in the trial of two farmworkers accused of killing South Africa’s white supremacist leader Eugene Terreblanche in 2010. Chris Mahlangu, 29, and an 18-year-old boy deny charges including murder and robbery with aggravating circumstances. There is tight security outside the cou...
By IndepthAfrica
In News
May 17th, 2012
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Johannesburg – A 13-year-old Pretoria teenager was raped, allegedly by a 45-year-old man she met on social networking site Twitter, according to a report on Thursday. Police spokesperson Captain Marissa van der Merwe said the girl had skipped school on March 13 to allow a man to meet her at her...
By IndepthAfrica
In News
May 11th, 2012
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Western Cape Premier Helen Zille was asked in the provincial legislature why she hated black people so much, Beeld reported on Friday. Speaker Richard Majola banned ANC MPL Patrick McKenzie from asking Zille on Thursday: “Premier, why do you hate black people so much?” McKenzie asked why ...
By benim
In Libya
Oct 24th, 2011
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Johannesburg – The fate of 19 South Africans stranded in Libya is uncertain after some were apparently killed and injured in the chaos surrounding the death of Muammar Gaddafi. Desperate attempts were made over the weekend to find a pilot prepared to fetch the men in Libya. Some of the men were...
By benim
In News
Oct 6th, 2011
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Johannesburg – Lawyers of ANC Youth League president Julius Malema will ask for the postponement of his disciplinary hearing on Thursday morning. “We will ask for the postponement at 09:00. I am going to the venue of the hearing now,” Malema’s lawyer, Advocate Dali Mpofu said. Malema, who was h...
By benim
In News
Aug 26th, 2011
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Johannesburg – President Jacob Zuma’s “smart power” and ousted president Thabo Mbeki’s “hypersensitivity” were described in US diplomatic cables released by WikiLeaks this week, according to reports on Friday. Zuma, who became president in 2009, was described...
By benim
In News
May 23rd, 2011
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Johannesburg – A large hotel bill is awaiting a group of South Africans who believed the end of the world would arrive on Saturday. Johannes Coetzee, who crossed the country spreading the word that the apocalypse was coming at sunset on Saturday, was still staying in the Devonshire Hotel in Bra...
By benim
In Crime & Corruption
Apr 4th, 2011
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Johannesburg – A 20-year-old woman was allegedly raped and her throat was slit before her killer allegedly bathed the body in Benoni, east of Johannesburg, Beeld reported on Monday. Suzette Barnard found the body of her daughter, Chantelle, in a house on a smallholding in Benoni, where the vict...
By benim
In Crime & Corruption
Mar 30th, 2011
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DURBAN, South Africa – South African police say they will charge a man with murder for slaying three people with an ax in a weeklong rampage. Brigadier Phindile Radebe said Wednesday a 34-year-old man was arrested late Monday at his home in the eastern city of Durban and would appear in court on Thur...