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This is Money: After successfully emerging from a taxing week, the NSW Waratahs are preparing to ramp up their physicality for three successive Super Rugby tussles with South African opposition. Last Saturday's narrow win over Melbourne has brought NSW to within four points...
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Public Technologies: Monday, April 22, 2019 DubaiDesertConservationReserve and Emirates One&OnlyWolgan Valley protect valuable wildlife ecosystems and provide sustainable tourism experiences Emirates supports United for Wildlife's efforts to tackle the illegal wildlife trade,...
Independent online (SA): Pretoria - PresidentCyril Ramaphosa has sent condolences to the people and government of Sri Lanka following Sunday morning's terrorist attacks in which more than 200 people died and...
This is Money: South Africans queue to cast their votes in Johannesburg on April 27, 1994, in the country's first all-race elections Black South Africans voted for the first time in April 1994, turning out in droves for a jubilant election that was the final death blow to...
Independent online (SA): Cape Town - In a week of drama at the Zondo Commission of Inquiry into state capture that saw former tax boss Tom Moyane lose his application to cross-examine Minister of Public Enterprises Pravin Gordhan, the prosecuting authority is still pursuing a...
Independent online (SA): Durban - THE long-awaited Newcastle airport upgrade was finally completed this week, but commercial flights will only take off in about two months’ time. The airport in the north-west of KwaZulu-Natal has been used privately...
The Los Angeles Times: WorldHeroin used to pass through South Africa en route to Europe. Now much of it stays, with devastating effects James Mashakeni, left, and Grace Pitse, center, attend a meeting in a community hall in Brits, South Africa, about drug addiction. (Krista Mahr /...
Independent online (SA): Pretoria - Transport MinisterBlade Nzimande on Sunday appealed to motorists to excercise caution and adhere to the rules of the road as the Easter long weekend comes to an end. Motorists could expect an increase in...
Business Day: PresidentCyril Ramaphosa has promised to come down hard on government officials who are failing to provide services to communities. Ramaphosa was addressing the community of Ekuvukeni outside Ladysmith in the KwaZulu-Natal Midlands on Saturday. The community...
Independent online (SA): In a press conference meant to clear the air and show that the Premier Soccer League’s disciplinary committee doesn’t have a vendetta against any team, the league’s prosecutor, Naudé Becker, came across as arrogant at worst, and aloof at best. It was a...
Independent online (SA): CLERMONT – National First Division outfit TS Galaxy stunned Lamontville Golden Arrows 3-1 on Saturday as they matched into the final of the Nedbank Cup. They followed in the footsteps of Mpumalanga Black Aces, Pretoria University and Black Leopards, who all...
Dawn: Newly arrived indentured labourers from India in Trinidad, 1867 | Credit: Wikimedia Commons It can hardly escape our collective imagination that women and men from the non-Western world have been on the move owing to war and war-like forms of precarity – the...