China tells US to stop trying to 'mess up' Hong Kong

2019-06-14 17:56

Beijing on Friday denounced what it called "violent interference" by US lawmakers critical of what they see as a worsening human rights environment in Hong Kong.

Hundreds of thousands of protesters took to the streets in Hong Kong to express their outrage against a bill that would allow residents to be tried in China

2019-06-10 10:42

Critics of the bill argue Hong Kong residents would be subjected to unfair trials and worse legal protections in the mainland.

As women working at Heineken protest sex for job practice, we find out whether it's more common than you think

2019-04-16 17:07

Workers at the Sedibeng Brewery in Kliprivier, Johannesburg are standing up to sexual abuse against women.

Protest action sees Cape Town highway closed for second time in as many days

2019-03-09 19:57

A Cape Town highway, the R300, has been closed as a service delivery protest saw tyres being lit and motorists being diverted.

PICS: City of CT slams 'senseless, unprovoked' petrol bomb attack on fire station

2019-02-16 14:27

The City of Cape Town’s chief fire officer has slammed a “senseless and unprovoked attack by unreasonable and barbaric community members” after the petrol bombing of the Gugulethu Fire Station.


2019-02-13 09:39

SOUTH Africa’s biggest labor federation is embarking on a nationwide strike on Wednesday, which will include the Eskom’s employees.

Khoisan will continue to camp outside Union Buildings until their demands are met

2019-01-19 07:06

Using the Nelson Mandela statue at the Union Buildings in Pretoria for shade, six Khoisan, say the time for talking about their demands is over.


2019-01-15 11:45

AS the #Zimshutdown continues and enters its second day, there are reports that the Zimbabwean government has allegedly shut down the internet.

WATCH: Clashes in Paris at 'yellow vest' protest

2018-12-23 15:43

French President Emmanuel Macron called for "order" on Sunday after a sixth weekend of "yellow vest" anti-government protests marked by dwindling participation and a violent attack on police in Paris.

WATCH: 'Yellow vest' protesters knock wind out of French business, economy

2018-12-04 14:11

Three weeks of "yellow vest" protests have hit the French economy hard, according to the government, with trade in retailers, hotel chains, high-street stores and restaurants falling significantly. As Ciara Lee reports, it's left some of Total's fuel


Mass protests continued in Hong Kong as it prepares to debate a controversial extradition bill that would give China more power over the territory

2019-06-12 09:31

Critics say the bill would subject Hong Kong residents to unfair trials in China and encourage China's encroachment on the semi-autonomous region.

Dozens of naked people, holding up images of nipples, stood outside Facebook to protest against its ban on nudity

2019-06-03 19:38

The Facebook protest was organised by American photographer Spencer Tunick and the National Coalition Against Censorship.

Mashaba promises to meet with Alexandra residents later this month

2019-04-05 14:29

City of Johannesburg Mayor Herman Mashaba says he will meet with the residents of Alexandra on Monday, April 15.

Microsoft workers call on company to cancel military contract

2019-02-24 13:23

A group of Microsoft employees are demanding that the company abandon a $480m contract with the US Army to build versions of its HoloLens augmented reality headsets for the battlefield.


2019-02-13 14:57

MZANSI’S biggest labor federation COSATU and its affiliates came out in numbers to protest against unemployment in the country.


2019-02-12 11:00

WORKERS at colleges around the country will go on strike on Valentine’s Day on Thursday.

Locals demand action

2019-01-16 16:38

The community of Mbutshana in Hilton is demanding answers from Msunduzi and its ward councillor regarding “empty promises” to tar a dirt road.

Rioters wreak havoc

2019-01-14 17:25

Rioters at Howick spent Thursday night blockading main roads, setting debris on fire, shooting at police, stoning passing vehicles and torching two trucks.

'Now that it is a white person I am arrested' - Mabulu on latest controversial painting

2018-12-13 18:42

Controversial artist Ayanda Mabulu says if it had been former president Jacob Zuma depicted in his 'the boers are to blame' painting, instead of businessman Markus Jooste, he would not have been arrested.

Reiger Park shutdown continues as residents protest over service delivery

2018-11-26 15:43

Entrances and exits into Reiger Park remain blocked with burning tyres and rubble, as residents continue to protest over service delivery issues.

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