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Tallest Building in Southern Hemisphere Proposed in Durban

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A catalytic project concept was presented to members of the Economic Development and Planning Committee today, 9 March 2016, regarding the proposed Durban Iconic Tower. No final decision has been made regarding the development and it is still in the proposal phase. A consultation process with affected communities and stakeholders …

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eThekwini: Breaking these laws will cost you up to R40 000!

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Durban: Ethekwini Municipality has introduced new by-laws which are set to be kicking in on Friday, 11 March. The new by-laws concentrating on “public nuisances” mean that offenders could face a fine of R40,000, or two years imprisonment. There have been mutterings and whispers of the proposed by-laws since late 2015, when the eThekwini …

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2016 Durban July Fashion Theme Announced!

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This year is shaping up – in terms of playing cards it would seem! With hearts, diamonds, clubs and spades the theme this year conjures images of Alice in Wonderland with playing cards morphing into one of my favourite childhood memories… We just can’t wait to watch our fashion powerhouses …

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THE 4DX EXPERIENCE HITS KZN

Multi-Sensory Cinema Experience launches at Nu Metro Pavilion mid-March

Following the record-breaking opening of Africa’s first ever 4DX cinema at Nu Metro V&A Waterfront in December, Nu Metro Cinemas has announced that the next 4DX cinema will open its doors to the public at Nu Metro in The Pavilion Shopping Centre in Durban from Friday, March 18. Durbanites will …

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Friday Fan Day Photo Gallery 04/03/2016

By Siraj Paruk

Our selection of the best pics from across Durban and the province of KwaZulu-Natal this week! If you would like to have your awesome photos featured here, please send them to us by: – Email via info@5stardurban.co.za – Post them on our Facebook Page at http://www.facebook.com/5stardurban – Or you can …

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Top Gear Team Spotted in Durban!

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Not too long ago Matt Le Blanc, one of the new hosts of the ever popular Top Gear Show said that he would just love to shoot in South Africa – well… it seems as if the producers have made his dreams a reality – in our awesome city of …

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First Residential Development For Ridgeside Revealed

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For decades Tongaat Hulett have created significant property value around Umhlanga with catalytic developments such as Gateway Theatre of Shopping, Mount Edgecombe Golf Estate and Izinga Ridge. The age old saying, ‘save the best for last’ rings especially true with the introduction of The Refinery – the first residential development …

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Durban ICC Boasts Stellar Performance Yet Again!

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At a media breakfast hosted at the ICC this morning to release the Annual Report, CEO of the ICC, Lindiwe Rakharebe presented the remarkable results of the 2015 fiscal year. The past fiscal year certainly was a strong one, with the ICC achieving an incredibly strong set of financial results. …

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Derek The Bandit on East Coast Radio

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East Coast Radio (ECR) is happy to announce that Derek The Bandit, one of South Africa’s top exports in the electronic music scene, will be working his magic on the station. The station’s parent body, Kagiso Media, has ventured into the audio-streaming space and has been working closely with Derek …

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