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Tensions as suspects in S Africa farm murder case appear in court
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Tensions rise in South Africa over farm killing
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South Africa rugby fans give their verdict on Championship withdrawal
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World champs South Africa withdraw from Rugby Championship
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Holidaymaker almost loses toe from spider bite
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Watch: How Mahatma Gandhi's ‘passive resistance’ inspired Nelson Mandela
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South Africa: Gauteng rail service disrupted by vandalism
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Officers accused of killing South African teen to appear in court
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South Africans in vaccine trial hope 'to save the world'
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