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Snipers fire at Russian media in Kiev

RT’s camera crews have been fired upon by rioters as they tried to film the escalating violence on Kiev’s Independent Square. Armed protesters have taken control of Hotel Ukraine, trapping…

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Limpopo protesters set up pay stations

Protesters demanded entry fees to Relela and Kubjana villages in Limpopo on Friday morning. The “pay stations” set up at road blocks were operated by protesters in full view of the police….

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Cannibal in Central African Republic eats his enemy’s leg

The BBC reports that “a man who ate another man’s flesh in the Central African Republic has told the broadcaster that he was seeking ‘revenge’ for the murder of family…

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Black township Khutsong explodes, 5 killed

Five people, including a sangoma, were killed allegedly by community members in Khutsong near Carletonville on the West Rand on Sunday, Gauteng police said.  About 400 men, believed to be…

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Turfloop quiet after violence errupts

The situation at the University of Limpopo’s Turfloop campus was quiet and under control on Friday after a wave of protests, police said. “We are still monitoring the situation, but…

After his ear was cut off in a gang attack

Black gang war errupts at Pretoria school

Violence erupted when black pupils from a Pretoria West school attacked a group from Langenhoven High School on Wednesday, leaving at least four pupils critically injured. One was rushed to…

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Police fire rubber bullets at students

Police fired rubber bullets at Goldfields Further Education Training students who stoned them and broke college windows on Wednesday, said Free State police. They arrested 27 of them for public…

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On the prejudices of ‘progressives’

by Dan Roodt Like Dan Roodt’s Facebook page My first question upon reading this sorry little ego trip from a Daily Maverick columnist who obviously thinks she deserves the Nobel prize…

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Schoolboy stabbed to death

A black 17-year-old Grade 8 pupil was stabbed to death, allegedly by fellow black pupils, at New Eisleben High school in Lower Crossroads on Thursday, shortly after morning assembly. Anele…

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ANC meeting ends in violence

A meeting of the ANC’s biggest branch in the Western Cape erupted in chaos this weekend when some of its members attacked others with knobkieries and pangas. Four of the…