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Prison life under scrutiny at Oscar trial

A report painting prisons as lice- and cockroach-infested gangster havens came under the spotlight in Oscar's trial.

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MEC for only nine hours
May 29 2014 at 12:16

Ontlametse Mochware became the first person in SA to become a provincial MEC and “resign” after less than nine hours in office.

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Reiger Park taxi war claims another life
May 16 2014 at 10:39

Taxi boss Andy Koza died after unknown gunmen opened fire on his taxi while his daughter and grandkids were in the vehicle.

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Drug mule’s baby back in SA
May 16 2014 at 09:45

A South African baby, born to a drug mule in a Brazilian prison, has been returned home.

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Arms deal ‘fraud, manipulation’ exposed
May 15 2014 at 15:53

Lieutenant-General Pierre Steyn resigned as secretary for defence because he thought the arms deal was dodgy.

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Ramaphosa 'exoneration' threatens inquiry
May 15 2014 at 13:20

Marikana victims have threatened to pull out of the Farlam commission if Cyril Ramaphosa was “exonerated” from testifying.

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Quandary for ANC amid reduced support
May 14 2014 at 10:41

The ANC in Gauteng faces more trouble after some of its key members failed to secure seats in the provincial legislature.

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Oscar may be sent to mental hospital
May 13 2014 at 07:44

Oscar Pistorius might be sent to a mental hospital for 30 days so that a panel of psychiatrists can assess him.

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Another racism storm on Twitter
May 9 2014 at 08:49

"Vote DA. That's it... simple... unless you enjoy living in a country run by corrupt monkeys..."

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Child sex offenders get a reprieve
May 7 2014 at 13:09

Sex offenders who are children at the time have been thrown a lifeline by the the Constitutional Court.

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Vivid picture painted of Oscar’s desperation
May 6 2014 at 07:58

Oscar Pistorius was "broken" at the realisation life was slowly slipping out of Reeva's body, his neighbours said.

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