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Harksen tells of DA’s well-feathered nest

Democratic Alliance leader Tony Leon was aware of at least one of Jurgen Harksen's donations to the party.

Parties rally against defection law

The United Democratic Movement completed drawing up papers for its Constitutional Court challenge to the defection laws, as more parties rallied to its side.
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  • Politicians in limbo after defection ruling
  • Victory for UDM, defections on ice
  • Oral sex can save South Africans from Aids

    As an alternative to riskier sexual practices, oral sex could prevent thousands of young South Africans from dying of Aids.

    Barnard defends his bunker

    Former Western Cape director general Dr Niel Barnard on Wednesday rejected ''categorically and with contempt'' suggestions that politicians in the province were bugged on his orders.

    Cosatu marchers ‘defend policies of the ANC’

    About 2 000 Cosatu members and supporters chanted ''Viva ANC'' outside Parliament on Tuesday as they delivered a demand on government to halt privatisation and job losses.

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