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Published: Fri, 21 Oct 2016 22:39:20 +0200

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Busisiwe Mkhwebane will not oppose state capture interdict

Fri, 21 Oct 2016 19:02:00 +0200

The public protector said she was not in a position to advocate that the report, which her predecessor had prepared and finalised, be released.

Zuma accepts resignation of third SABC board member

Fri, 21 Oct 2016 18:49:00 +0200

In a brief media statement, the presidency acknowledged the resignation of the third member of the current board.

Des van Rooyen withdraws application to interdict release of state capture report

Fri, 21 Oct 2016 17:58:00 +0200

The matter was due to be heard along with a bid from President Jacob Zuma on November 1.

SALC: South Africa's ICC withdrawal marks a sad day for human rights

Fri, 21 Oct 2016 17:37:00 +0200

South African Litigation Centre advocate Angela Mudukuti said the centre is now reviewing all its legal options following the announcement.

SA begins process to withdraw from International Criminal Court

Fri, 21 Oct 2016 08:05:00 +0200

South Africa is withdrawing from the ICC according to a document signed by Minister of International Relations and Cooperation Maite Nkoana-Mashabane.

Student leader shot in the back thirteen times

Fri, 21 Oct 2016 00:00:00 +0200

The shooting took place outside the university’s careers and counselling development unit.

​Sasco to ANC: Test free education

Fri, 21 Oct 2016 00:00:00 +0200

They presented a list of new demands, including raising the fees funding cap to R900 000.

New public protector changes channel to Gupta TV

Fri, 21 Oct 2016 00:00:00 +0200

Personal touches aside, there’s irony in the new public protector’s priorities.

Secret Hawks doc: NPA boss Shaun Abrahams grabs at straws

Fri, 21 Oct 2016 00:00:00 +0200

His latest assault on Pravin Gordhan appears to be nothing more than a desperate bid to save face.

​Human rights staff round on officials

Fri, 21 Oct 2016 00:00:00 +0200

Employees have objected to the chairperson and a commissioner being reappointed.

‘Peace conditional on releasing students’

Fri, 21 Oct 2016 00:00:00 +0200

Students say Habib has been invited to address mass meetings ever since the protests began, but failed to show up.

How to quietly rattle Aussies' cage

Fri, 21 Oct 2016 00:00:00 +0200

The inimitable gems in left-armer Paul Harris’s repertoire might be the Proteas' secret weapon in Perth next month.

A man stuck in a body of a woman

Fri, 21 Oct 2016 00:00:00 +0200

"I will find my way out of this darkness into the light."

Trans women risk their lives to be their 'true, authentic selves'

Fri, 21 Oct 2016 00:00:00 +0200

Internationally recognised and applied standards of care can be adapted for South Africa’s transgender people, say experts.

​Iraqi forces advance on Mosul

Fri, 21 Oct 2016 00:00:00 +0200

Kurdish fighters backed by the US plan to retake Islamic State’s last major stronghold and are closing off escape routes.

Thuli Madonsela: It's a blatant lie that we used foreign funding

Thu, 20 Oct 2016 21:29:00 +0200

The former public protector says the funding was received by government and allocated to Chapter 9 institutions including the public protector office.

Calm restored at Union Buildings following #FeesMustFall march

Thu, 20 Oct 2016 17:40:00 +0200

Students expressed disappointment at their lack of control over violent elements within their group after a stand-off between police and protesters.

Cops who shot Shaeera Kalla to be subject of investigation

Thu, 20 Oct 2016 16:44:00 +0200

The South African Police service said the case will be handed to the Independent Police Investigative Directorate.

Thuli Madonsela takes up social justice chair at Stellenbosch University

Thu, 20 Oct 2016 14:00:00 +0200

The former public protector will take up her position in 2018 after a sabbatical.

Police fire rubber bullets at students, Shaeera Kalla shot multiple times

Thu, 20 Oct 2016 13:31:00 +0200

Protesting students at the University of Witwatersrand clashed with police after they disrupted classes and tests on Thursday.