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Suthentira Govender

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Past articles by Suthentira:

Nehawu protest: Sick teen’s strike ordeal at KZN hospital

First critically ill Miguel Marais, 13, had to run the gauntlet of angry, striking workers when his ambulance arrived at Stanger Hospital — then he lay hungry and unattended, in his own urine, in a ward where two nurses were looking after about 80 patients. .. → Read More

Emigrating South Africans paying up to R100k to relocate their ‘fur babies’

Thinking about moving abroad? Your dog’s plane ticket will probably cost more than yours → Read More

WATCH | Thirsty croc ‘gatecrashes’ picnic and makes off with cooler box full of beers

A group of retirees were gobsmacked when a large crocodile gatecrashed their picnic at a game reserve dam. → Read More

It’s hell, man: life without Hellmann’s and fish paste

Some people resorted to desperate measures when they found out their best-loved brands were being discontinued. → Read More

Hair combs made from plastic rubbish earning ‘wastepreneurs’ cash

The Litterboom Project also turns waste into an educational tool for children → Read More

Food costs 13% more than a year ago, says economic justice and dignity group

South Africans are paying nearly R5,000 for a basic food basket — R570 more than a year ago. → Read More

Durban woman and 'lover' arrested in connection with husband’s murder

A Chatsworth woman and her alleged boyfriend have been arrested in connection with the murder of her husband. → Read More

Former journalist and freedom fighter Rafiq Rohan found dead in his Durban flat

Rafiq Rohan, a former journalist and political prisoner, was found dead at his Durban flat on Sunday. → Read More

Fewer hairdos, manicures, less sushi, red meat: cash-strapped South Africans cut back

PwC Africa forecasts greatest decrease in fashion, health and beauty spending → Read More

Russian man drowns in Umhlanga

A Russian man drowned after swimming at an unprotected beach in Umhlanga in KwaZulu-Natal on Thursday. → Read More

Trail runner dies after slipping from edge of Giba Gorge waterfall

A trail runner died after he fell from the edge of a waterfall at Giba Gorge, outside Durban, on Monday. → Read More

Thief bust hiding out in roof with loot during load-shedding

An alleged thief was caught red-handed with his loot in the ceiling of a Phoenix, Durban shop during load-shedding. → Read More

Whether for pleasure or bleisure, this is where South Africans want to be

Brussels, the UK, Thailand, Mauritius and the US are among the top travel destinations for this country's citizens → Read More

Africa’s wealth brigade look to City of Gold for luxury property

Gauteng properties set the gold standard for foreign buyers, especially from Africa. → Read More

'Missing' toddler's body discovered on KZN farm

A KwaZulu-Natal north coast farmer made a grim discovery on Wednesday, finding the body of a toddler in his fields. → Read More

Two men 'sprayed' with bullets and survive in another Durban drive-by shooting

A day after a Durban man was murdered in a drive-by shooting, two others nearly lost their lives in a similar style. → Read More

Demand for swanky ‘green homes’ spikes in the face of unabated load-shedding

More home owners installing alternate energy sources which can fetch up to R1m more → Read More

Two pedestrians killed on Durban’s M19 highway

Two pedestrians have been killed within a kilometre of each other on Durban’s M19 highway. → Read More

Eskom is battling to keep the lights on as its owed R57bn by municipalities

De Ruyter said the possibility of stage 8 load-shedding was receding. → Read More

Saturday night crashes claim three lives in Durban

Three people were killed and several injured in separate accidents on Durban’s roads on Saturday night. → Read More