Sunday, June 13, 2021

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Crime shocker: Bank robberies almost doubled – and criminals now plan hits for specific...

Last year, bank robberies increased by 86% to 195 – and branches were often targeted soon after cash deliveries for social grant payments took...

Coronavirus: New 90-minute tests for Covid-19 and flu ‘hugely beneficial’

New 90-minute tests that can detect coronavirus and flu will be rolled out in care homes and laboratories from next week. The "on-the-spot" swab and...

Thief who targeted cellphone towers gets jail terms totalling 500 years

A man who admitted to 25 thefts at cellphone towers in the Western Cape was given prison sentences totalling 500 years on Thursday. David Jenkins,...

The University of Pretoria banned smoking on govt orders that, it seems, never existed

The University of Pretoria (UP) appears to have banned its more than 50,000 students from smoking across its seven campuses on the basis of a misunderstanding. In an email first...

Robert De Niro says coronavirus decimated his finances

Robert De Niro says he’s running out of dinero. The coronavirus dealt a massive blow to the actor’s finances, he revealed in court, as his...

Mexico crime: Mexican police seize alleged oil theft crime boss The Sledgehammer

Mexican security forces have seized the head of a criminal gang specialising in stealing fuel from pipelines in the central state of Guanajuato. José Antonio...