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2014-10-19 22:51

The murder trial of of British businessman Shrien Dewani is to resume after being postponed last week, but without the testimony of the man who pulled the trigger.

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2014-10-19 22:09

President Jacob Zuma has announced the establishment of a presidential communication and media working group to provide a platform for the sharing of ideas between government and media.

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2014-10-20 05:00

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