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(AFP) Protesters across the Middle East are furious at a California-made anti-Islam film. Attacks on US embassies in Libya and Egypt have spread to Sudan, Tunisia and Yemen. Follow the Mail & Guardian’s live blog.
Tensions in South Africa’s mining sector, in particular the platinum belt, have reached boiling point. Some are calling it a “Miner Spring”. What started as a labour dispute at Lonmin in Marikana, it turned deadly almost a month ago and … Continue reading
Follow the Mail & Guardian‘s liveblog as shootings have left several dead at Lonmin’s Marikana platinum mine late on Thursday afternoon. Mine workers have been striking since Friday in an increasingly violent situation that saw 10 people killed, including two … Continue reading
Gareth Cliff chats to DA spokesperson on police, Diane Kohler-Barnard, in the latest event from the DA Young Professionals, against the backdrop of the ongoing saga around controversial police leaders Richard Mdluli and Bheki Cele. Follow the Mail & Guardian … Continue reading
You may be able to feign disinterest in the wedding, but we know better. The M&G‘s resident royalist (who, come Kate and Wills’s big day, will be glued to the screen, tissues in hand, It Should Have Been Me t-shirt … Continue reading