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The commission, chaired by retired judge Ian Farlam, is investigating the deaths of 44 people in Marikana in August 2012. ( )

No reason to apologise: Striker

There is no need to apologise to the families of Lonmin workers killed at Marikana in August 2012, one of the strike's leaders told the Farlam Commission of Inquiry on Wednesday.

Commission provided no insight: Cosatu
Wednesday 27 August 2014 15:18
E-tolls immoral: Cosatu
Wednesday 27 August 2014 15:06
De Sa staying grounded as Ajax go top
Wednesday 27 August 2014 14:45
Commission provided no insight: Cosatu
Wednesday 27 August 2014 15:18
E-tolls immoral: Cosatu
Wednesday 27 August 2014 15:06
De Sa staying grounded as Ajax go top
Wednesday 27 August 2014 14:45
Situation tense in Mooi River following protests
Wednesday 27 August 2014 14:42
Zimbabwe dump 'disruptive' seamer Panyangara
Wednesday 27 August 2014 14:35

South Africa

Commission provided no insight: Cosatu

Wednesday 27 August 2014 15:18

A commission of inquiry's findings on policing in Khayelitsha, Cape Town, are not insightful, the Congress of SA Trade Unions (Cosatu) said on Wednesday.

Africa

The US is concerned that air strikes against Libyan could worsen crisis in Arab countries.  
Libyan raids could herald bolder Arab action as US wavers

Wednesday 27 August 2014 06:53

Air strikes against Libyan Islamist militants that US officials had said were staged by Egypt and the United Arab Emirates could mark an escalation of a regional struggle

World

Putin says up to Ukraine to clinch ceasefire

Wednesday 27 August 2014 06:53

Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Wednesday he and Ukraine's Petro Poroshenko had discussed the need for a swift end to bloodshed in Ukraine.

Politics

The ANC in Limpopo says it will no longer comment on the council seats issues.
Limpopo municipality consulting lawyers on council seats

Wednesday 27 August 2014 11:54

The Mogalakwena Municipality in Limpopo says it is still consulting lawyers on whether it can declare the council's 23 seats vacant.

Business

Shell sells Nigerian onshore oil fields

Wednesday 27 August 2014 16:21

Royal Dutch Shell said it had reached deals on some of the four Nigerian oil fields it has offered for sale as the oil major pushes ahead with divesting global assets to cut costs.

Science

NSRI warns Cape residents ahead of cold fronts

Wednesday 27 August 2014 14:31

The National Sea Rescue Institute has issued a warning that people exercise caution if they go out to sea this week.

Lifestyle

Public Protector Thuli Madonsela has been nominated for the category South African of the Year at the SATY awards.
Who will be the South African of the year?

Wednesday 27 August 2014 10:35

The public voting for the South African of the Year (SATY) awards closed on Wednesday with over 500 000 public votes. Winners will be announced on the 6th September.

Sport

De Sa staying grounded as Ajax go top

Wednesday 27 August 2014 14:45

Ajax Cape Town coach Roger De Sa's focus remains on avoiding relegation, despite the fact that his side went top of the Premiership standings on Tuesday night.

Opinion

 According to psychologists children suffer from depression as a result of their environment.
People more aware of mental issues affecting children: Psychiatrist

Wednesday 27 August 2014 11:00

Psychiatrist and author Dr Brendan Belsham says that there is a growing awareness on mental issues affecting children in South Africa.

National Days 2014

All the latest news on Women’s Day.

Oscar Pistorius Murder Trial

All the latest news, exclusive insight and multimedia from the murder trial of Oscar Pistorius

Oscar Pistorius Murder Trial

Celebrating 20 yrs of freedom

South Africa was freed from the shackles of apartheid and the first democratic elections were held in 1994. A journey of freedom is documented in this special feature.

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