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Briefs, September 14, 2012

Egypt's former PM jailed for three years

Friday, 14 September, 2012, 4:11am

World news in brief - September 6, 2012

FARC's Ricardo Tellez and Mauricio Jaramillo. Photo: AP

Wynn denies porn producer death threats

6 Sep 2012 - 3:51am

South Africa drop charges against protesting miners

Mourners at the funeral of a miner killed by police. Photo: EPA

South African prosecutors yesterday dropped murder charges against 270 striking miners after being criticised for using an apartheid-era law to hold them liable for the deaths of 34 fellow workers shot by police.

3 Sep 2012 - 5:16am