South Africa

By IAfrica
In South Africa
Jul 22nd, 2014
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The confluence of the hundredth anniversary of the start of World War I and the seeming accumulation of major international problems at present all made J. BROOKS SPECTOR contemplate the relationship between modern communication and conflict....
By IAfrica
In South Africa
Jul 22nd, 2014
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Four years later, the stench of crime and corruption left in the wake of convicted police commissioner Jackie Selebi still wafted through the corridors of parliament at the debate on the SAPS budget vote this week. But spare a thought for our newly minted Police Minister, Nkosinathi Nhleko, who has i...
By IAfrica
In South Africa
Jul 22nd, 2014
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In the ever increasing batsman-friendly era of modern cricket, is it not time to consider legalising ball tampering to some extent? Many players and coaches have called for it before, and it’s something that turn out be rather good for the game. By ANTOINETTE MULLER....
By IAfrica
In South Africa
Jul 22nd, 2014
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The death of four-year-old Taegrin Morris “undermined the gains made by government in dealing with serious crimes”. This is according to the chairman of Parliament’s police portfolio committee Francois Beukman. A little child died in one of the most horrendous acts of violent crime ...
By IAfrica
In South Africa
Jul 22nd, 2014
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DURBAN – Sixteen eThekwini Metro Police officers have been questioned for allegedly dumping homeless people outside Durban. The SAPS stopped Metro Police vehicles and a truck carrying 23 homeless people on the KwaZulu-Natal South Coast. The officers apparently told the SAPS they…...
By IAfrica
In South Africa
Jul 22nd, 2014
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An eNCA report quoted police spokesperson Lungelo Dlamini as saying live ammunition was used....
By IAfrica
In South Africa
Jul 22nd, 2014
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CAPE TOWN – Pavement meat vendors in Cape Town’s townships claim the SPCA is ruining their trade. The SPCA wants to shut down unregulated businesses. It says the open-air slaughter of animals and selling of meat is illegal and unhygienic. But vendors say that’s how their…...
By IAfrica
In South Africa
Jul 22nd, 2014
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Xolile Mngeni was denied bail due to inadequate supervision at the house where he would’ve been released to....
By IAfrica
In South Africa
Jul 22nd, 2014
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TKAG has threatened to challenge govt plans to grant shale gas exploration licences in the Karoo....
By IAfrica
In South Africa
Jul 22nd, 2014
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PRETORIA – The High Court in Pretoria on Tuesday reserved judgment in an application by two Transnet pensioners to sanction the institution of a R80-billion class action against the parastatal and their pension funds. Judgment was…...