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Mugabe says sanctions on Russia must not be allowed
Zimbabwean's President Robert Mugabe voiced his support for Russia on Tuesday, describing Western sanctions against Moscow as "illegal".
(Tue, 16 Sep 2014 16:42:00 +0200)

Committee to recommend SABC chair's suspension
Parliament's communications portfolio committee has unanimously resolved to recommend the suspension of SABC board chairperson Ellen Tshabalala.
(Tue, 16 Sep 2014 15:58:00 +0200)

Maimane: Baleka Mbete puts party before country
Leader of the official opposition Mmusi Maimane has kicked off the debate on the motion of no confidence in National Assembly Speaker Baleka Mbete.
(Tue, 16 Sep 2014 15:48:00 +0200)

Kasrils demands apology from Maphatsoe
Ronnie Kasrils has asked for an apology from beleaguered Kebby Maphatsoe for comments he made about Kasril's involvement in Zuma's 2006 rape charges.
(Tue, 16 Sep 2014 12:52:00 +0200)

Key lessons for Lonmin as Marikana commission wraps up
What has emerged from the commission, especially the cross-examination of Lonmin leaders, dispels long-held misconceptions about events at Marikana.
(Tue, 16 Sep 2014 11:35:00 +0200)

Lesotho to hold early elections
Lesotho may head to the polls soon in an attempt to restore political stability, as the country's leadership crisis appears to be intensifying.
(Tue, 16 Sep 2014 11:20:00 +0200)

Attacks on Pistorius judge 'unacceptable'
Several legal groups have condemned threats and personal attacks directed at Judge Thokozile Masipa, who presided over Oscar Pistorius's trial.
(Tue, 16 Sep 2014 08:34:00 +0200)

Fredericks secures gold medal at IAAF Continental Cup
Cornel Fredericks was the only South African athlete to secure a gold medal in an individual event at the two-day competition in Marrakech, Morocco.
(Mon, 15 Sep 2014 13:29:00 +0200)

Economic week ahead: Scot watch
Scots head to the polls this week to determine the future of the UK, making investors jittery and impacting markets, which loathe uncertainty.
(Mon, 15 Sep 2014 07:35:00 +0200)

Fate of United Kingdom hangs in balance after new Scotland polls
There can be no going back, Prime Minister David Cameron warns Scots ahead of independence vote.
(Sun, 14 Sep 2014 09:39:00 +0200)

Islamic State behead British aid worker
Islamic State militants fighting in Iraq and Syria released a video on Saturday of the beheading of aid worker David Haines.
(Sun, 14 Sep 2014 07:37:00 +0200)

Boks getting better and better, says Meyer
The Springboks put a positive spin on their narrow defeat to the All Blacks in a bruising encounter on Saturday.
(Sun, 14 Sep 2014 06:12:00 +0200)

Springboks come up short after defeat by All Blacks
New Zealand have beaten SA - crushing the teams' dream of wanting to win to cap celebrations for captain Jean de Villiers 100th Test.
(Sat, 13 Sep 2014 12:58:00 +0200)

SA to call emergency meeting over Lesotho parly saga
SA will meet regional leaders after they failed to resolve a crisis sparked two weeks ago by an aborted coup.
(Sat, 13 Sep 2014 09:44:00 +0200)

Minimum wage, maximum debate
Politicians and researchers remain deeply divided over the merits and cons of a national minimum wage.
(Fri, 12 Sep 2014 19:11:00 +0200)

Tragic lesson of the Oscar Pistorius trial
The African sense of kinship is more forgiving, but also very insular, writes Lee Mwiti.
(Fri, 12 Sep 2014 14:38:00 +0200)

Israeli surveillance unit members 'won't spy on Palestinians'
Reserve soldiers in Israel's surveillance unit said they won't spy on Palestinians under occupation, drawing attention to the ethics of the practice.
(Fri, 12 Sep 2014 12:46:00 +0200)

Tsvangirai's MDC may split further
Plagued by divisions and lack of funds, those in the opposition ranks continue to fight each other.
(Fri, 12 Sep 2014 09:00:00 +0200)

Marcos Rojo deal prompts third-party revolt
Sporting Lisbon president Bruno de Carvalho has called for action over offshore funds with financial stakes in football players.
(Fri, 12 Sep 2014 00:00:00 +0200)