Parliamentarians are entitled to a good salary and pension benefits, but luxuries have no place in the current economic climate, writes Melanie Verwoerd.
With baseball caps and scarves covering their faces, only their serious eyes are visible as a dozen children stand to attention, rifles by their side.
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A world-renowned rock climber, US national Brad Gobright, has fallen to his death while climbing a sheer rock face in northern Mexico, according to authorities.
At least three women and six children, all apparently US citizens, were killed by drug cartel gunmen in northern Mexico, officials say.
'On the one hand it creates many fans for him, but he also finds many critics who find him immature and arrogant,' according to Italian newspaper La Gazzetta dello Sport.
Fernando Alonso has called off a scheduled appearance at the US grand prix this weekend.
Negotiations between McLaren and the Russian oil company Lukoil have failed, according to the Russian publication Championat.
Even without his loyal and dependable race engineer, Peter Bonnington, Lewis Hamilton and his Mercedes team on Sunday demonstrated a flair for conjuring victories out of unpromising situations and a strength in depth unmatched by their rivals.
Sebastian Vettel is getting back up to speed after a difficult period in his career, according to former driver Christian Danner.
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The bodies of at least 29 people have been unearthed from a mass grave on a property outside Mexico's western city of Guadalajara, local authorities have said.
A shootout in Mexico near the US border between suspected drug traffickers and police left at least 21 dead, including four officers, officials said Sunday.
Mexico's government has said it has helped 10 Mexican citizens file lawsuits against Walmart over an August shooting at a store in El Paso, Texas, where a suspected white nationalist killed 22 people.
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Monarchs usually arrive in Mexico by the 1 November Day of the Dead holiday.
Daniil Kvyat is still in the running to return to Red Bull Racing in 2020.
Ferrari driver Sebastian Vettel joked that Lewis Hamilton's massages must be "pure magic" given how smooth he is with his tyre management in his Mercedes.
Max Verstappen's father says the Red Bull driver should not have commented on the yellow flag situation following Valtteri Bottas' qualifying crash in Mexico.
Former Formula 1 driver JJ Lehto is worried about the spectacle of the remaining three grand prix races in 2019.
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