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Bid to nullify UFS student poll

The South African Students' Congress (Sasco) has taken legal action against the UFS for allegedly 'banning' political activity on campus.

Qwelane wins the battle but not the war

Jon Qwelane has won his case to have the hate speech verdict against him for a column set aside, but this does not mean he is off the hook.

Chumane Maxwele: Courting an apology

The jogger who was allegedly interrogated by President Jacob Zuma's bodyguards has yet to receive an apology.

Prisons minister visits ‘torture victim’

Correctional Services Minister Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula visited the alleged torture victim, saying ill treatment of inmates would not be tolerated.

HRC opposes Qwelane bid to quash hate speech ruling

Papers opposing Jon Qwelane's application to revoke the hate speech judgment against him have been lodged by the SA Human Rights Commission.

Police told to apologise to jogger

The HRC has told Police Minister Nathi Mthethwa to apologise to the Cape Town jogger who showed President Jacob Zuma's motorcade a middle finger.

Qwelane unleashes lawyers on hate speech verdict

Lawyers for Jon Qwelane, SA's ambassador to Uganda, hope to file an application to rescind a hate speech judgment against the ex-journalist this week.

Power corrupts, absolutely

Information is fundamental to all human rights and the 'Secrecy Bill' defies the constitutional right to access to information.

Qwelane fights hate speech judgment

SA's ambassador to Uganda, Jon Qwelane, will apply for rescission of a judgment in which he was found guilty of hate speech, his lawyers have said.

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Early-morning exercise: Jo’burg’s three golden hours

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Pharmacists, denied frontline status, get PPE late

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