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A gang of heavily armed men forced a cash van off the road, forced it open with explosives, shot the driver then fled the scene with an undisclosed amount of cash. Kempton Park.
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Heavily armed gang shoots driver in the face and rob a cash van

A gang of heavily armed men forced a cash van off the road, forced it open with explosives, shot the driver then fled the scene with an undisclosed amount of cash. Kempton Park.

WATCH: Joburg CBD hit with another cash-in-transit heist

WATCH: Hillbrow hit with another cash-in-transit heist

Six suspects arrested after police officer left dead

Lions defence coach Joey Mongalo is due to appear in a Sydney, Australia, court again tomorrow after being accused of indecently assaulting a female hotel worker in April.

Lions coach faces indecent assault charge in Sydney

Lions defence coach Joey Mongalo is due to appear in a Sydney, Australia, court again tomorrow after being accused of indecently assaulting a female hotel worker in April.

A human-trafficking ring is suspected to be behind the abduction of 46 women in Gauteng and other parts of the country, who have been rescued after they were found locked up in a dingy room in Joburg.

Trafficking ring exposed

A human-trafficking ring is suspected to be behind the abduction of 46 women in Gauteng and other parts of the country, who have been rescued after they were found locked up in a dingy room in Joburg.

Johannesburg - While the country awaits the news of when President Jacob Zuma will step down, his wife Thobeka Madiba says "Kusazoshuba" (It's about to get real).

First Lady defends Zuma

While the country awaits the news of when President Jacob Zuma will step down, his wife Thobeka Madiba says "Kusazoshuba" (It's about to get real).

The toddler allegedly killed by his abusive mother and cohabiting boyfriend was referred to a social worker three months before his death.

Abused young boy raised alarm bells

Constable Peter Munyadziwa reveals to the court that Franklin* had told him and a colleague that the boy had fallen into hot water in the bathroom the previous night.

When people do not have soundtracks for the beautiful memories of their moments, that means artists aren’t providing them with the music they truly need.

Zakes Bantwini dedicates his album to love

The artist talks about fatherhood and music

Johannesburg - The Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane has found the Free State Department of Agriculture guilty of maladministration for its handling of the Vrede Estina dairy farm project.

Mkhwebane finds Free State Department guilty in #VredeDairy project

The Public Protector has found the Free State Department of Agriculture guilty of maladministration for its handling of the Vrede Estina dairy farm project.

As we say goodbye to the week that was packed with drama in the world of politics, Sthembiso Sithole wraps ups some of the stories that made headlines: @TheStar

This week in SA politics

From protests to waiting for a president to step down - a recap of the ups and downs of the South African political scene over the past week.

Johannesburg  - Former political prisoner Kenny Motsamai, who is currently on parole, was detained on Thursday night hours before a doctor’s appointment. @TheStar

PAC veteran Kenny Motsamai re-arrested in the middle of the night

Former political prisoner Kenny Motsamai, who is currently on parole, was detained hours before a doctor?s appointment.

World opinion is so firmly stacked against South Africa’s policy of allowing the hunting of captive-bred lions that even the world’s largest hunting organisation has now banned the Professional Hunters Association of SA representatives from marketing lion hunts at their annual conference and refused to register South African lion trophies in their record books. To be quite frank, this is nothing but a national embarrassment. #TheStar

A lion policy SA can't defend

Our reluctance to axe captive-bred hunting, which is at odds with the world, is a national embarrassment

Johannesburg - ANC President Cyril Ramaphosa is to have one last meeting with President Jacob Zuma to conclude talks that will see the embattled leader leave the Union Buildings by the weekend or early next week. #TheStar

Final talks in progress with ANC’s Top Six for Zuma to quit soon

Cyril Ramaphosa is to have one last meeting with President Jacob Zuma to conclude talks that will see the embattled leader leave the Union Buildings.

Johannesburg - Longwe Twala has broken his silence on the accusation by Senzo Meyiwa's father, Sam, that he was the man behind the trigger that killed the soccer star. @TheStar

All I heard was three gunshots - Longwe Twala

Longwe Twala has broken his silence on the accusation by Senzo Meyiwa's father, Sam, that he was the man behind the trigger that killed the soccer star.

How to make Jan Braai's caramel flambé bananas #ValentinesRecipes @TheStar

How to make Jan Braai's caramel flambé bananas #ValentinesRecipes

Bush'tastic recipes for Valentine's Day in the bush.

Johannesburg - The families of people affected by the Life Esidimeni tragedy will each receive R200 000 payout.

Families of #LifeEsidimeni victims to get R200K

The families of people affected by the Life Esidimeni tragedy will each receive R200 000 payout.

Transformation in South Africa’s aviation industry remains painfully slow owing to a myriad challenges that block newly qualified young black pilots from seeing their dream careers take off.

Young, black pilots reach for the stars

Perseverance paid off, gave them the courage to overcome myriad obstacles