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Bells says the decision made by Amplats night spark labour and social unrest in communities.
Amplats is one of the three platinum mines that were affected by the five-month Amcu wage strike. ( )

Amplats' decision to sell mines could spark unrest: Analyst

Analyst Terry Bell says Amplats' decision to sell some of its mines in Limpopo and the North West might spark labour and social unrest in communities.

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27 striking workers to appear in court
Tuesday 22 July 2014 06:45

South Africa

 Community members have threatened to burn the police station.
Police Minister urges community partnership in fighting crime

Tuesday 22 July 2014 08:30

Police Minister Nathi Nhleko says the recent hijacking incident in Reiger Park in Boksburg on Gauteng’s East Rand is extremely terrible.

Africa

Residents of Kibaoni in Mpeketoni gather at shopping centre after unidentified gunmen attacked coastal Kenyan town of Mpeketoni.
Al-Shabaab not behind systematic attacks: Kenya’s presidency

Tuesday 22 July 2014 09:00

The office of Kenya’s president says Somalia's al-Qaida-linked militants, al-Shabaab kill indiscriminately.

World

Three foreign advisers killed near Kabul airport

Tuesday 22 July 2014 07:45

A Taliban suicide bomber detonated himself on Tuesday outside Kabul International Airport, killing three foreign advisers and an Afghan interpreter, police said.

Politics

ANC calls for peaceful resolution to Israel-Palestine conflict

Tuesday 22 July 2014 08:00

The ANC in Gauteng will propose a motion at the sitting of the provincial legislature to observe a moment of silence in solidarity with the people of Palestine.

Business

Bells says the decision made by Amplats night spark labour and social unrest in communities.
Amplats' decision to sell mines could spark unrest: Analyst

Tuesday 22 July 2014 10:30

Analyst Terry Bell says Amplats' decision to sell some of its mines in Limpopo and the North West might spark labour and social unrest in communities.

Science

Celgene drug can drive HIV out of hiding: Study

Tuesday 22 July 2014 06:39

An anti-cancer drug made by the US biotech firm Celgene can re-activate hidden HIV in patients so that it can be detected.

Lifestyle

 Ostriches in Oudtshoorn in the Little Karoo have been the targets of thieves who are after their feathers.
Police investigate Oudtshoorn ostrich attack

Monday 21 July 2014 18:12

Police say they are investigating the latest attack on ostriches in Oudtshoorn in the Little Karoo, in which several of the birds were badly injured.

Sport

Athletes prepare for Invictus Games

Tuesday 22 July 2014 06:12

With the countdown on to the Invictus Games, British Armed Forces team hopefuls Luke Darlington and Jaco van Gass used facilities at Jaguar Land Rover to help prepare.

Opinion

Mississippi Baby: A lesson learned say HIV scientists

Monday 21 July 2014 00:18

Experts say they have now learned that the latent reservoir of the HIV virus within the cells have already been established even at the lowest level of infection.

2014 FIFA World Cup

The 2014 FIFA World Cup took place in Brazil from 12 June to 13 July 2014. Catch some of the highlights of the tournament here.

Rivonia Trial Anniversary

The Rivonia Trial, during which ten leaders of the ANC were tried for 221 acts of sabotage, took place between 1963 and 1964. The trialists were arrested at Liliesleaf Farm in Rivonia, Jhb.

National Days 2014

All the latest news on Youth Day and Youth Month.

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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