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Al-Nakba is not over
Palestinians continue to face ethnic cleansing and community decimation to this day.
Last updated: 15 May 2014 13:12 GMT
Mandela mystique clings to Soweto streets
In areas of Johannesburg where Mandela forged his political career, his presence was strong but not always enough.
Last updated: 05 Dec 2013 23:21 GMT
Mandela coup plotters jailed in South Africa
Members of right-wing group Boeremag sentenced in post-apartheid trial for plotting to assassinate Mandela.
Last updated: 29 Oct 2013 15:18 GMT
Joblessness plagues South Africa's youth
The country's poor education system and weak governance mean young people suffer from high rates of unemployment.
Last updated: 18 Jun 2013 16:30 GMT
New probe into Winnie Mandela-linked pair
New investigation launched into apartheid-era disappearances, implicating Nelson Mandela's ex-wife.
Last updated: 20 Dec 2012 10:29 GMT
S Africa lifts curtains for new Soweto stage
First publicly funded theatre since the end of apartheid era is set to open in historic township.
Last updated: 24 May 2012 12:21 GMT
SAfrica school rethinks Israel ties
University of Johannesburg threatens to sever ties with Israeli Ben-Gurion University if certain conditions are not met.
Last updated: 30 Sep 2010 01:21 GMT
Court rules against SA strikers
"Essential employees" prohibited from taking part in industrial action over pay.
Last updated: 22 Aug 2010 00:28 GMT
Police clash with S Africa strikers
Police fire rubber bullets at civil servants protesting outside a hospital in Soweto.
Last updated: 19 Aug 2010 17:41 GMT
Kick it up South Africa
How a group of Sowetan girls have brought a female voice to World Cup 2010.
Last updated: 12 Jul 2010 09:31 GMT
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