The state wants government to accept liability in respect of legitimate claims and have claimants agree to an expedited adjudicative process.
The families of the victims deserve reparations, restitution, rectification and rehabilitation
Violence and murder – of Marikana miners and foreigners – inspired works by saxophonist Salim Washington
But the ruling party still has a core of ardent supporters in the town, who hope it will fulfil its promises.
It's clear the SABC will not broadcast Rehad Desai's Emmy award-winning documentary on Marikana, Miners Shot Down, because it makes the ANC look bad.
The reporting of the Marikana massacre was characterised by embedded journalism, sensationalism and polarisation of views.
In a majority ruling, the Constitutional Court has ruled that Legal Aid SA's case was moot, and that its appeal had no prospects of success.
National Police Commissioner Riah Phiyega may be suspended pending an inquiry into her fitness to hold office.
We take a look at the Marikana commemoration held on Sunday and Oscar Pistorius's prolonged prison stay - if only Donald Trump could save him.
National Commissioner Riah Phiyega is black, proud, capable and cannot be undone by a mere MP, according to an SMS she sent to Dianne Kohler-Barnard.
Advocate Dali Mpofu told families of those who died at Marikana that "government must pay".
How should we characterise the police actions on the afternoon of August 16 2012 that started with a 10 second burst of gunfire?
Days before the third anniversary of the Marikana massacre, opposition parties have again laid the blame for the tragedy at the government's door.
The safety of South Africans depends on President Jacob Zuma firing police commissioner Riah Phiyega, the DA said in Parliament.
The DA said it would take steps to have National Police Commissioner Riah Phiyega dishonourably discharged from the SA Police Service.
Records show how the National Prosecuting Authority had felt Riah Phiyega "did not keep the confidentiality that was so obviously required of her".
SACP general secretary Blade Nzimande says SA is no longer a colony and applauded the government for not arresting Omar al-Bashir.
Analysts and academics have said most of the Farlam commission's recommendations are simple, obvious and commonsense, but likely to run into trouble.