Seven arrested for Ladysmith public violence

2020-03-14 11:40

On Friday, police officers caught seven suspects in the act of setting up barricades on the N11.

'If I had a tap in my yard, my child wouldn't have died' - Mother blames QwaQwa municipality for daughter's drowning

2020-01-25 12:33

"If I had a tap in my yard my child wouldn't have died." A grieving mother of a girl, who drowned at a dam in QwaQwa while fetching water, is blaming the embattled Maluti-A-Phofung municipality for her daughter's death..

23 dead as violent unrest in Chile enters fifth week

2019-11-24 11:47

The death toll from violent unrest in Chile rose to 23 on Friday as the country entered its fifth week of social unrest.

Hundreds of Numsa members set for 'indefinite' strike at University of Johannesburg

2019-10-03 17:14

Members of Numsa plan to strike at the University of Johannesburg from Friday over pay gaps.

Zimbabwe police beat protesters defying 'rogue' government

2019-08-16 21:40

Riot police in Zimbabwe on Friday fired teargas and beat demonstrators who defied a protest ban, as the opposition accused President Emmerson Mnangagwa's government of surpassing Robert Mugabe's regime in brutality.

Irate protesters barricade road; demand electricity, toilets and houses

2019-07-09 16:46

“If you had to use my toilet, you would not be able to eat for a week. It is disgusting.”.

‘We’ll arrest protest culprits’

2019-05-14 14:09

Police have warned that they will arrest those who are guilty of orchestrating violent protests if any evidence of this emerges.

Numsa, Comair await Labour Court as talks deadlock

2019-04-23 21:03

Numsa has yet again met with the management of Comair in an attempt to resolve the issue of salary discrepancies.

UPDATE: More SARS branches close due to strike

2019-03-29 12:16

A strike by members of Nehawu and the Public Servants Association at the SA Revenue Service entered its second day on Friday - the date on which all outstanding tax is due.

NMU invokes interdict over funding and accommodation picket by students

2019-03-07 12:14

Police are monitoring a picket at the Nelson Mandela University after the institution invoked an interdict over how students can raise concerns over funding and accommodation.


Hisense Atlantis strike ends

2020-02-10 18:27

Operations at the Hisense Atlantis consumer electronics and home appliance plant near Cape Town have resumed after management reached an agreement with striking members of the National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa.

Numsa strike at Hisense continues, production halted indefinitely

2020-01-22 14:51

The strike by about 300 members of Numsa at the Hisense manufacturing plant in Atlantis, north of Cape Town, is still ongoing.

Algeria's anti-election protesters keep up the pressure

2019-11-23 10:21

Protesters thronged the Algerian capital for the 40th consecutive week Friday as they railed against next month's presidential election they say will only keep the old guard in power.

British Airways flights in SA not affected by pilot strike in UK

2019-09-09 11:43

The strike by the British Airline Pilots' Association does not affect British Airways flights operated by Comair in South Africa, says a spokesperson.

Residents, cops clash

2019-07-11 16:07

Residents in Emaswazini, near Taylor’s Halt, on Wednesday took to the streets to protest over a lack of water in the area.

‘No more tankers’

2019-05-21 16:16

After several weeks of having no water, the anger of an Edendale community bubbled into the streets on Monday as they blocked roads and stopped others from leaving the area.

Creche kids teargassed

2019-04-30 15:25

Seven children from a Copesville creche were caught in the crossfire as police and rioting pupils from Copesville Secondary School clashed on Monday.

Urgent govt intervention needed to save businesses from protest damage - council

2019-04-11 21:58

The Consumer Goods Council of SA calls for urgent government intervention to deal with violent protests affecting the business operations of its members.

WATCH: Power struggle as more blackouts hit Venezuela while opposition, government rally

2019-03-10 15:50

The Venezuelan opposition and government loyalists have held rival demonstrations in Caracas, as both sides prepared for what some fear could be a protracted power struggle.

Tiso strike could disrupt Zondo Commission

2019-03-06 18:03

The Zondo Commission into state capture has been warned that its proceedings might be severely disrupted due to a planned strike at media group Tiso Blackstar.

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