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19 December 2014
Lawyer says DA leader made false and defamatory statements about her, in her recent newsletter on the SARS issue Read more »
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    18 December 2014
    Peter Fabricius notes that we are in a colonial-type economic relationship with the rising superpower Read more »
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    17 December 2014
    COSATU GS says that on key issues confronting the working class post-1994, the Party's response has often been found wanting Read more »
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    19 December 2014
    "Satisfied ladies say this sangoma can catch your dream man for just R2,50!" - front page lead, December 19 2014 Read more »
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    19 December 2014
    Cathy Buckle on her own hopes, and those of others, for her country in 2015 Read more »
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    19 December 2014
    IFP leader says throughout period of distress when party's members were being led astray the door remained open to their return Read more »
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    19 December 2014
    DA MP says earth observation satellite launched this morning from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan "in interests of a foreign customer" Read more »
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    19 December 2014
    This brings to two the number of the EFF's failed desperate attempts to use the courts to quash disciplinary action against its MPs Read more »
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    19 December 2014
    Fighters say ANC secretly trying to entice them with false promises of jobs and tenders Read more »
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    19 December 2014
    President says country is on track to achieve most of the United Nations Millennium Development Goals by the 2015 deadline Read more »
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    18 December 2014
    And four other of the top stories on Alec Hogg's business news website, December 18 2014 Read more »
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    18 December 2014
    Ashor Sarupen says the Namibian liberation movement's rule has been tempered with economic realism Read more »
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    18 December 2014
    US President on why he is releasing three Cuban agents, plans to normalise diplomatic relations with the Castro govt (Dec 17) Read more »
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    18 December 2014
    Dept says ANC has used its fraternal relations with Cuba to facilitate dialogue with the US in a series of consultative meetings Read more »
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    18 December 2014
    Party says highest recognition and respect is due to Barack Obama for this act of bravery Read more »
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  • IN DEPTH ANALYSIS
    RW Johnson writes on the significance of the recent battles in the National Assembly Read more »
     
    Andrew Donaldson reviews Jacob Dlamini's "Askari: A story of collaboration and betrayal in the anti-apartheid struggle" Read more »
     
    Mark D Young explains why the conspiracy theories around the accident do not really hold up to scrutiny Read more »
     
    Jan Raath writes on the final chapter of the Zanu-PF leader's chaotic, brutal, vicious and ruinous rule Read more »