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20 October 2014 11:27 (South Africa)
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The Vanishing: Will Zuma duck or become a lame duck?

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Pistorius: Fate awaits


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Ahmed Kathrada: On 25 years of freedom, love and peace


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Cricket: SA searches for pre-World Cup sucker punch


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Pistorius trial: Reeva Steenkamp emerges on Day 46


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Analysis: Animal welfare and environmental protection go together


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By Greg Nicolson
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Oscar Pistorius: Correctional supervision, a reality under attack


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Family Synod, Part I: Has there been open and frank discussion?


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Cosatu: Approaching Armageddon


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The killing of Anni: Defence suggests gunmen tried to rape Anni and hold her hostage


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Oscar Pistorius: Will life go back to normal?


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Ebola clinic: The one who is about to die


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