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Anger over dictatorship, not bread, fuelling Sudan uprising

The protest wave sweeping across Sudan was never about bread; it's a nation fed up with a decades-old military dictatorship

Trump, allies praise Syria strikes as Moscow seethes

The US and its allies have called for the enforcement of a ceasefire and demanded Syria engage in UN-led peace talks

Syrian army claims to have retaken rebel-held Ghouta

The Syrian army has claimed to have fully recaptured Ghouta after a two-month offensive

Syria’s ‘chemical attack’ — What we know

An alleged chemical attack in rebel-held Douma has sparked international outrage, but Damascus has said the reports are 'mere fabrications'

Bashir and the double standard of international justice

The Bashir saga uncovered the blatant hypocrisy and double standards that operate at the behest of powerful nations such as the United States.

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Pay-TV inquiry probes the Multichoice monopoly

Africa’s largest subscription television operator says it is under threat amid the emerging popularity of global platforms like Netflix and Amazon Prime

Covid-overflow hospital in ruins as SIU investigates

A high-level probe has begun into hundreds of millions of rand spent by the Gauteng health department to refurbish a hospital that is now seven months behind schedule – and lying empty

​No apology or comfort as another Marikana mother dies without justice

Nomawethu Ma’Bhengu Sompeta, whose funeral will be held this weekend, was unequivocal in calling out the government for its response to the Marikana massacre

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