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Many refugees flee their own war-torn countries to find safety in South Africa. But the country is not the safe haven they think it will be.
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From vintage fashion to underwear, it's all on display at Dunusa in the Jo'burg CBD. The M&G finds out why second-hand clothing is so popular.
After having survived the harrowing disease, Ebola survivors are met with humiliation and scorn by members of their communities.
The Nkandla saga has got the country asking who will clean up after the president.
A collection of Zapiro's cartoons on the Nkandla saga that continues to haunt President Jacob Zuma.
Bhekisisa editor Mia Malan gives tips on how to write health comment pieces without putting your reader to sleep.
A look at celebration of Faith from around the world.
The Powerhouse Bus Station in an obscure vicinity in Johannesburg, is reserved for people traveling from Johannesburg to Zimbabwe.
TB is not only found in the lungs. You can get TB anywhere in your body, but it is very difficult to diagnose.
Kala azar is endemic in parts of South Sudan and affects mostly the poor and disenfranchised. A simple jab could control it, but not in this country.
A medical male circumcision programme is working with chiefs in Zimbabwe to make traditional circumcision safer.
The Deputy director of the National Institute for Communicable Diseases, on why the Zika virus's potential threat to Africa is different from Ebola.
Blade Nzimande falls into a deep meditation, remotely dealing with the #FeesMustFall movement. Woosah everybody, woosah!
President Jacob Zuma might have taken pains to draw distinctions between his government and the apartheid regime - but public outrage is growing.
Mail & Guardian photo editor Paul Botes selects the best pictures of the year.
More institutions heeded the call for to shutdown of the country's universities on Wednesday with Cape Town students taking the fight to parliament.
With the high rates of unemployment and increasing food prices, the 2030 SDG deadline seems more of an aspiration than an achievable target.
The streets of Pretoria slipped into a war zone when police opened fire on protesting students who tried to storm the Union Buildings on Friday.
The M&G's photo editor selects this week's top photos from around the world – from major news events to eye-catching feature images.
EFF leader Julius Malema addressed thousands of supporters during the party's manifesto launch held at Orlando stadium. Photographs by Troy Enekvist.
There would be nothing wrong with this if it wasn’t in the middle of a township that despises the odours, the workers and the system itself.
Like a ball-stealing playground bully, minister of sport and selfies Fikile Mbalula won't let our sports associations have any fun.
The people’s assembly staged a picket outside the Gauteng Legislature on Freedom Day with many in attendance calling for President JZ to step down.
Employees of Gupta-owned Oakbay Investments marched to major banks on Tuesday to demand that the company's accounts be reopened.