Club Woodlander: The Home of Sportspeople

The Club Woodlander is more than a recreational centre. It is a faith – a belief in democracy, a belief that people can assemble from different interests, occupations, and social and economic conditions to unite for sporting and educational purposes, as well as self-improvement. As a consequence, the influential role played by the Deeplaul brothers,…

Scenes from playing cricket in Springfield, the outskirts

In the early 1970s, almost every summer weekend I made the journey from the centre of Durban to the Springfield grounds. Springfield is now home to massive business complexes and highways hemmed around by city sprawl, but in the early 1970s it was very much on the outskirts. 

South African Indians in the liberation struggle

This article, by Nirode Bramdaw, on the role of the Indian community in the liberation struggle forms part of “The Story of Indenture 1860 – 1911” a permanent exhibition at the 1860 Heritage Centre.

City hosts Global Walk for children

Pietermaritzburg residents are urged to join the local chapter of the Global United4Freedom Walk on November 26 that seeks to highlight the plight of children suffering human rights abuses.

157 years of SA Indians

Today marks the 157th anniversary of the arrival of indentured Indian labourers to South Africa. Read guidelines for tracing one’s roots, the list of passengers who arrived on the SS Truro.

Celebrating the legacy of Krispathie Singh

Although diagnosed with poliomyelitis and osteoporosis of the lower limbs at since birth, Krispathie Singh did not let anything stop her from enjoying her life.

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