Miners returning to work received food parcels, health supplements and transport relief, but will have to undergo medicals and retraining.
IEC chair Pansy Tlakula's counsel has argued that she cannot be punished for misconduct before her appointment, but the prosecution has disputed this.
Former minister Ronnie Kasrils says voting against the ruling party in the upcoming elections is a way to "support the ideals of the ANC".
Two of five people accused of attempting to murder investigators in the Radovan Krejcir case have been denied bail.
Talks aimed at resolving an Amcu strike on the platinum belt will resume on Monday and contine for three days.
A planned Amcu strike in the gold sector could go ahead after an application to prevent it has been postponed by the Labour Court.
While Solidarity says a strike by Amcu members would yield no results, the labour minister says the market is entering a turbulent period.
The strike by petrol attendants and car repair workers affiliated to Numsa will continue until the union's demands are met, says Numsa's Irvin Jim.
Cope was not in a position to hold a credible elective congress in May 2010, party president Mosiuoa Lekota has told the high court in Johannesburg.
Police changed their version of events at Marikana to fit the evidence of expert witnesses, the Farlam commission of inquiry heard.