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Pain, anger and frustration in Elsies after Taznes murder
Emotions were highly charged in Elsies River on Thursday after the shocking news of Tazne van Wyk’s body being found Read more.
Little Tazne’s body found in Worcester
In a shocking turn of events, the body of a child, presumably that of the missing 8-year-old Tazne van Wyk, Read more.
It is with sadness that VOC has learnt of the passing of Cedric McNeil popularly known as ‘Die Kruiedokter’ from Read more.
Activists, parents plead with suspect to disclose Tazne’s whereabouts
Anti-crime activists and community members have pleaded with the suspect in the Tazne Van Wyk case to disclose her whereabouts. Read more.
Two local businessmen sentenced for VAT Scheme that cost SARS more than R100m
Two Cape Town businessmen have been sentenced in the High court to an effective 16 and 17 years in jail Read more.
107 people arrested for gender-based violence and crimes against children in Gauteng
Just days after a public outcry over claims and counter-claims of gender-based violence (GBV) were made in Parliament, Gauteng police Read more.
Tazne murder: Arrests as cops swoop on properties after mob sets it alight
Two people were arrested on Friday when police swooped on properties in Parow, Cape Town, after a mob took the Read more.
Palestinian man shot dead by Israeli police in Jerusalem’s Old City
Officers have shot dead a Palestinian man who an Israeli police spokesman said had attempted to carry out a stabbing attack in Read more.
US-Taliban truce begins, raising hopes of peace deal
A week-long “reduction in violence” between the Taliban, the United States and Afghan security forces took effect on Friday, raising Read more.
WHO warns that time left to curb deadly coronavirus epidemic is “narrowing”
The World Health Organization (WHO) has warned the window of opportunity to stem the deadly coronavirus epidemic was “narrowing” amid concern about Read more.
Crisis and opportunity: The ‘Deal of the Century’ challenge for Palestinians
After several postponements, US President, Donald Trump, has finally revealed the details of his Middle East plan, dubbed ‘Deal of Read more.
It is time for a Palestinian spring
On February 1, Mahmoud Abbas, the president of the Palestinian Authority, succeeded in extracting from the Arab League a rejection Read more.
The political cost of the coronavirus outbreak in Hong Kong
On 23 January, Hong Kong’s Chief Executive Carrie Lam – whose personal brand back home had been battered by months Read more.