MAIL & GUARDIAN: National

Detainees link SAP men to Renamo

A number of people detained in the Eastern Transvaal in the last few months have signed affidavits.

Major ANC indaba starts Sunday

The African National Congress begins an 11-day national consultative conference to review its programme and methods this Sunday, June 16.

Treason charges linked to unrest

The state's case against 22 treasons trialists who appeared in the Pretoria Magistrate's Court this week.

The can’t-shoot gang

I have observed several of the agency's clandestine actions around the world over the past 30 years or so, and there is a good deal of truth ...

Bus boycott hangs on meeting today

Commuters have been boycotting the only bus service in Lenasia (privately owned) since the beginning of this month.

The world this week

<strong>Wednesday June 5</strong>: ... the US Congress overwhelmingly approved a bill imposing partial sanctions on South Africa.

A giant hole in the city scenery

The city council's decision to blow up two of the cooling towers on June 16 has disturbed a good few people.

The cock and bull show

Few give Zapu (symbol, a bull) any chance of unseating Mugabe's Zanu(symbol, a cock).

Local tampons free of toxic fibre

South African tampon manufacturers say they do not use the fibre believed to cause toxic shock syndrome.

Maybe things happen faster in Africa

It was also a prophetic poster, because printed at the bottom was the legend "Everyday is June 16".

Legionnaire’s case in Jo’burg hospital

Kelvin Esterhuizen was admitted to the Johannesburg Hospital two weeks ago suffering from the mysterious new disease.

Soweto tense for June 16 weekend

The ninth anniversary of the Soweto student uprising of 1976 will be commemorated this weekend in an atmosphere more tense than any previous June 16.

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