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  1. NUM pleads for end to platinum strikeRead the original story

    May 25, 2014 | Mail & Guardian

    The National Union of Mineworkers says it is concerned by the economic impact of the lengthy platinum sector wage dispute.

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  2. Humanitarian crisis grows from strikeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2014 | Iol.co.za

    The strike in the platinum belt entered its 17th week on Friday and entrenched itself as the longest wage strike, and possibly the most devastating from a humanitarian point of view, in South Africa's history.

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  3. The Birth of a New Bull MarketRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2014 | Safehaven

    If I asked you why you think I'm bullish on platinum and palladium, you'd probably point to the strikes in South Africa, the world's largest producer of platinum.

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  4. Platinum Talks Resume Today in Effort to End 18-Week Wage StrikeRead the original story

    May 23, 2014 | The Washington Post

    Representatives from the world's three biggest platinum producers and the main union at their South African mines will continue pay talks today in a bid to end a strike that's crippled output for 18 weeks.

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  5. Empty Buses Show Defiance Eclipses Hunger in Platinum StrikeRead the original story

    May 23, 2014 | The Washington Post

    An empty bus that's supposed to be taking Lonmin Plc employees back to work rolled along the dusty main road in Marikana in the heart of South Africa's platinum belt, where miners have been on strike for four months.

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  6. Amplats condemns killing of minerRead the original story

    May 23, 2014 | Mail & Guardian

    While recognising employees' right to strike, Anglo American Platinum has expressed its sympathy following the killing of one of its mineworkers.

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  7. NUM: Amcu strike will cost jobsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2014 | Iol.co.za

    The labour movement would be the ultimate loser from the four-month platinum strike, which could lead to lay-offs and new restrictive government rules, the National Union of Mineworkers said.

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  8. Non-striking miners retreat to safe houses for asylumRead the original story

    May 22, 2014 | News24

    Rustenburg - The chanting began around midnight, a chilling message through the cold of an early winter to those who had dared to cross the picket lines at platinum producer Lonmin.

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  9. Defiance trumps hunger in platinum strikeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2014 | Iol.co.za

    An empty bus that's supposed to be taking Lonmin employees back to work rolled along the dusty main road in Marikana in the heart of the platinum belt, where miners have been on strike for four months.

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  10. Can we revive our democratic imagination?Read the original story

    May 22, 2014 | Mail & Guardian

    Narendra Modi, a politician who combines a form of hypercapitalism that produces fabulous wealth for some at the cost of ruination for many others with a narrow and dangerously chauvinistic form of hypernationalism, will soon take office as the new prime minister of India.

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  11. South Africa Strikers Maintain Record Strike Amid Hunger PainsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2014 | Voice of America

    Miners on strike chant slogans as they march in Nkaneng township outside the Lonmin mine in Rustenburg May 14, 2014.

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  12. South Africa: Many Marikana Miners Feel TrappedRead the original story

    May 20, 2014 | AllAfrica.com

    This is how trapped many Marikana miners feel in the platinum belt in Rustenburg, North West, where there is no end in sight to a four-month-old strike.

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  13. England boss Roy Hodgson demands a happy World Cup camp with no cliques or squabblesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2014 | Mirror.co.uk

    The England manager laid down the law to his players as they gathered in the Algarve for a training camp before heading out to Brazil Roy Hodgson last night laid down the World Cup law to his England squad as he unveiled his Brazil blueprint.

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  14. NUM: Zokwana not serving in SAPSRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2014 | Iol.co.za

    National Union of Mineworkers president Senzeni Zokwana does not hold any position in the police, the NUM said on Monday.

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  15. Lonmin weighs options to end strikeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2014 | Iol.co.za

    Lonmin will "examine all legal options" to break a 17-week strike that's crippled most South African operations of the world's three biggest platinum producers, chief executive Ben Magara said.

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  16. Platinum miner Lonmin says strikes cut a third of annual outputRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2014 | Globe and Mail

    Lonmin workers on strike listen to President of South Africa's Association of Mine workers and Construction Union Joseph Mathunjwa as he delivers his speech at the Wonderkop stadium in Nkaneng township outside the Lonmin mine in Rustenburg May 14, 2014.

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  17. Mathunjwa: It's our culture to carry sticksRead the original story

    May 19, 2014 | News24

    From the alleged plot to overthrow the government to an unpaid ANCYL party costing R83 000, here are the news headlines you need to know today.

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  18. Police pursue platinum-belt killersRead the original story

    May 19, 2014 | Iol.co.za

    South African police said they know who killed four people last week in the nation's platinum belt, where most operations of the world's three biggest producers of the metal have been halted for 17 weeks because of a pay strike.

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  19. Amcu: Minerals must benefit citizensRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2014 | Iol.co.za

    The minerals of South Africa should benefit its citizens first before it is moved to other countries, Amcu president Joseph Mathunjwa said on Monday.

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  20. Struggling South African platinum, gold miners unlikely to mechanize existing minesRead the original story

    May 19, 2014 | SNL Financial

    Despite pledges to the contrary, miners operating in South Africa's troubled platinum and gold industries are highly unlikely to convert their existing conventional mines to mechanized operations as they try to find ways to alleviate the current prolonged labor unrest that is impacting their profitability.

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