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Dozens killed in Kenya gun attack

At least 26 people have been killed and several buildings burnt down in Mpeketoni after suspected al-Shabab gunmen opened fire.

Al-Shabab claim gun attack on Nairobi mall

Dozens have been killed after gunmen stormed a shopping mall in Nairobi, Kenya, in an attack claimed by al-Shabab.

Mother of Washington navy yard gunman apologises to victims

Aaron Alexis's mother has said sorry to the victims caught up in the shooting spree by the former navy reservist.

US navy yard gunman was hearing voices

A month before he went on a shooting rampage, gunman Aaron Alexis complained that people were talking to him through the walls and ceilings.

Washington navy yard shooting leaves several dead

At least 12 people have been killed in a shooting, where one suspected gunman was among the dead, while authorities search for other assailants.

US gunman sets blaze, opens up on firefighters

Officials believe the shooter set a 'trap' by starting a house fire to lure firefighters into the home.

Weekend 101: This is goodbye … for now

The ANC Mangaung conference dominated news this week, while the school shooting in the USA has re-ignited debate around gun control. Also, is this the end?

Connecticut killer was ‘intelligent, nerdy’ son of teacher

It remains unclear why Adam Lanza (20), who had no criminal history and whose family remember as nerdy and remote, gunned down two dozen people.

Oregon gunman kills 2 and takes his own life

A gunman opened fire inside a US shopping mall, killing at least two people and terrorising holiday shoppers before shooting himself, police said.

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Police respond to rural water protests with bullets

The coronavirus has hit the Eastern Cape hard, but many rural areas in the province still have no clean water for hand washing, forcing residents to break lockdown regulations to protest

Basic income grant on the cards as Covid-19 threat intensifies

The pandemic has triggered a global economic crisis that will leave many South Africans without income security

Taxis and Covid-19: ‘The ideal doesn’t exist’

After months of complaining about the regulations imposed on the industry, taxi owners have been given a lifeline

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Balwin properties and Absa launch South Africa’s first green home loan

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Young professional gets a career boost from PSETA

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