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'Pen mightier than the sword' as journalists plan pickets outside SABC

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Journalists are set to picket outside the SABC’s offices in Johannesburg and Cape Town in solidarity with the public broadcaster's staff.

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Buses burnt in protest on N2 near Cape Town airport

2016-06-29 19:30

The N2 highway near the airport has been closed to traffic in both directions due to protest action in which at least two buses were completely gutted.


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Tour de France fans will find it easier to follow their favourite riders during this year's race thanks to new GPS tracking technology.

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Amla looking forward to CPL stint

2016-06-29 19:02

Hashim Amla is grateful for his opportunity to play in the Caribbean Premier League with the Trinbago Knight Riders.


UN to beef up Mali peace mission

2016-06-29 18:24

The UN Security Council has decided to strengthen peacekeeping operations in Mali following a spate of attacks targeting blue helmets serving in the UN's deadliest mission.


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