Striking S African miners threaten to kill colleagues

The striking miners gave working colleagues a deadline of 1 pm local time to leave the Karee mine, or face deadly retribution.

South Africa mourning upended by fiery politician

Julius Malema was applauded when he said the government has not intervened in the mines "because our leaders are involved in these mines”.

Lonmin warns miners; Zuma declares week of mourning

South African President Jacob Zuma declared a week of national mourning for striking miners killed in violence at the platinum mine.

S Africa police `killed 34 miners`; Zuma orders inquiry

South African President Zuma announces inquiry into deaths of 34 miners killed by police at Lonmin`s mine.

S Africa police shoot striking miners, many dead

South Africa police moved in on striking workers who gathered on a rocky outcropping near the Lonmin PLC mine.