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Court stops Bo-Kaap residents from interfering with tower block construction

Association says right to protest has been infringed

By Kelly Vinett - 13 November 2018
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Woman breaks leg while trying to use communal toilet

“I was in so much pain”, says Khayelitsha woman

By Mary-Anne Gontsana - 13 November 2018
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MyCiTi workers continue to strike as buses are burnt

Taxi bosses have started defending buses in Milnerton

By Peter Luhanga - 9 November 2018
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Metrorail is bad enough if you can see: it’s worse if you’re blind

Blind commuters recount their daily battles on the trains

By Tariro Washinyira - 9 November 2018
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Simon’s Town shack dwellers’ long wait for housing

Nowethu Ngxangana has been living in Redhill for more than 25 years

By Thembela Ntongana - 9 November 2018
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Evicted Blikkiesdorp families refuse to return

All but one of the families evicted have found other accommodation

By Mary-Anne Gontsana - 9 November 2018
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Madikizela blames Salt River social housing delay on Herron

Housing activists protest outside DA press conference

By Kelly Vinett - 8 November 2018
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Police accused of torturing suspects in murder case

Men who “confessed” under torture were later acquitted in court

By Phathiswa Shushwana - 8 November 2018
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Photographer demands his photo of Mandela back from UCT

Paul Weinberg is furious that his famous photo of Mandela voting has been linked to institutional racism

By Saam Niami Jalinous - 7 November 2018
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Why did the City of Cape Town delay social housing in Salt River?

Brett Herron and DA councillors trade accusations

By Kelly Vinett - 7 November 2018
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Shack dwellers evicted from Langa for N2 Gateway project

Joe Slovo residents watch as their shacks are demolished

By Mary-Anne Gontsana and Sophia Wilhelm - 7 November 2018
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Derelict Home Affairs office in Atlantis shut down by Department of Labour

Building, where toilets didn’t work and fire escapes were blocked, was reopened this week

By Peter Luhanga - 7 November 2018
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Fire victims rebuild shacks demolished by City

Councillor says they built on private property but residents say there was nowhere else to build

By Bernard Chiguvare - 6 November 2018
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New student funding crisis looms

Postgraduates are being left out of pocket and this will damage the economy

By Nicola Illing and Alastair Sloan - 5 November 2018
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“Mommy mommy, they just shot Dylan!”

Dylan Pelton, a teenage victim of Bonteheuwel’s gang violence, would have turned 20 on 5 November

By Ashraf Hendricks - 5 November 2018
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Vrygrond fire victims struggle to rebuild

City says nearly 300 families have received rebuilding kits

By Bernard Chiguvare - 2 November 2018