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Published: Mon, 26 Jun 2017 10:58:32 +0200

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Gauteng ANC rejects the use of white monopoly capital as a concept

Mon, 26 Jun 2017 10:48:00 +0200

The ANC in Gauteng says the concept of White Monopoly Capital does not exist in the party’s vocabulary.

National cancer drug shortage may last until October

Mon, 26 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200

Pharmaceutical companies say that delayed drug registrations by the Medicines Control Council may have played a role in stock outs.

Slice Of Life: To humanise the 'savage'

Mon, 26 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200

"These men are not gun-wielding machines only to be used by the apartheid military. They are human beings."

South Africa pledges support to Kabila

Sun, 25 Jun 2017 18:57:00 +0200

Minister Nkoana-Mashabane criticises help from outside and sees no problem with DRC president staying on after his mandate ended in December

Mthethwa urges ANC members to avoid split

Sun, 25 Jun 2017 18:36:00 +0200

NEC member warns that gains from battle against apartheid could vanish

Julius Malema and the art of electioneering

Sun, 25 Jun 2017 11:03:00 +0200

In the last four years, the Economic Freedom Fighters have shown exceptional political acumen in capitalising on civil unrest.

Ramaphosa’s Rustenburg riddle: He backs out of NUM youth rally

Sat, 24 Jun 2017 15:03:00 +0200

"​ANC deputy president Cyril Ramaphosa backed out from addressing the National Union of Mineworkers members for the third time this month."

Four ANC members confirm veracity of Gupta emails

Sat, 24 Jun 2017 12:52:00 +0200

"​Gwede Mantashe says four ANC members implicated in the leaked Gupta emails have confirmed the authenticity of the mail exchanges."

Swapping coal for gas keeps world carbon emissions flat

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 13:51:00 +0200

"Coal use is dropping globally, with a 5.9% reduction last year."

AG berates municipality leaders

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 13:30:00 +0200

Irregular expenditure ballooned by billions of rands as municipal leaders looked elsewhere

Saudi Arabia demands Qatar close Al Jazeera, sever ties with Iran

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 12:57:00 +0200

The Gulf crisis escalated late Thursday, as Kuwait presented Qatar with a 13-point list of demands from Saudi Arabia, the UAE, Bahrain, and Egypt.

Eid 2017 In South Africa: Here’s What You Need To Know

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 08:07:00 +0200

The Daily Vox team breaks down what Eid is all about and how it’s celebrated in South Africa.

Official neglect penalises pupils

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200

The Mail & Guardian visited three schools in Gauteng that do not have electricity nor adequate water supply or sanitation

No power to the pupils – Soweto schools forced to connect illegally

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200

A number of schools in the south of Johannesburg have been operating without electricity or running water for years.

Mining charter: Disaster or boon?

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200

The new mining charter is causing ripples. We asked two people to explain what the arguments for and against are.

WTF is the public protector up to?

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200

Surprise follows surprise, flying in the face of established law

Plans to capture ANC conference

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200

Zuma’s cronies aim to use the debates to isolate his enemies

Zuma: All is well, you just don't understand

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200

“My view is that we should do what we have done all the time in the past times, because I see no convincing reason why we should change.”

Mkhize defends Gigaba

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200

The home affairs minister says her predecessor did nothing untoward by waiving a minor naturalisation rule for Guptas

Secret ballot: Yes, Mbete may - but maybe not

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200

The speaker’s political future hinges on her secret ballot decision in the Zuma no-confidence motion