“How do human beings live in a detention facility while there are rats?” asks judge
By Ashleigh Furlong
5 December 2016 NEWS
Story is in the public interest
By Nathan Geffen
5 December 2016 EDITORIAL
Compensation Commission apologises
By Joseph Chirume
5 December 2016 BRIEF
Will Department of Mineral Resources use the opportunity to regulate small-miners?
By Safura Abdool Karim
5 December 2016 LAW
Mining companies and government move to end livelihoods of thousands of informal miners
By Christopher Rutledge
5 December 2016 OPINION
"You can do whatever you want. You can get away quickly. It's easy."
By Kimon de Greef
4 December 2016 FEATURE
Nelson Mandela Bay Deputy-Mayor Mongameli Bobani accuses them of confusing residents
2 December 2016 NEWS
Workers excluded from proposed minimum wage
By Chantel Anders and Elroy Paulus
2 December 2016 OPINION
Artist is on trial for the slaying of sex worker Nokuphila Kumalo
Gugulethu campaign for better services for people with disabilities
By Nombulelo Damba-Hendrik
2 December 2016 BRIEF
Portfolio committee hearings in Northern Cape off to shaky start
By Nolundi Luwaya
1 December 2016 OPINION
Yet Eastern Cape government is satisfied with construction work
By Nomzamo Yuku
1 December 2016 NEWS
Elderly retrenched farm workers describe their difficulties
By Diana Mellow
Cape Town Refugee Centre event held in Joe Slovo Park
By Tariro Washinyira
1 December 2016 BRIEF
"I’m just an old orphan without anyone"
By Nompendulo Ngubane
“I can’t be on the street with my children” says Thandeka Sisusa
By Ashraf Hendricks
30 November 2016 NEWS
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