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2021-04-09, The Sun
NEURALINK, the brain implant maker bankrolled by Elon Musk, has unveiled footage of a monkey apparently playing video games with its mind. Released Friday, the...
Independent online (SA): On April 6, 1979, Solomon Kalushi Mahlangu was taken from his cell to a holding cell that held six other men in the death row section of Pretoria Central Prison. A day before, he had seen his mother Mme Martha Mahlangu and his lawyer Dr PriscillaJana, after...
Independent online (SA): Pretoria - Two vaccination sites earmarked for public vaccination against Covid-19 in Gauteng are ready only on paper not on the ground. This was witnessed on Thursday during a visit by the Gauteng Human Settlements MEC Lebogang Maile to inspect the state of...
Tillamook Headlight Herald: Eucalyptus, a pest-resistant evergreen valued for its hardy lumber and wellness-promoting oil, can be genetically modified not to reproduce sexually, a key step toward preventing the global tree plantation staple from invading native ecosystems. Oregon State...
Independent online (SA): April 6 – celebrated during the apartheid era from 1952-1994 as Founders Day (Stigtingsdag) in recognition of Jan van Riebeeck’s landing in Table Bay and the subsequent Dutch settlement in Cape Town – is also the day on which the Pan-Africanist Congress (PAC)...
Independent online (SA): Pretoria: Gauteng police commissioner, Lieutenant GeneralEliasMawela has ordered the prioritisation of the investigation into the murder of an elderly woman in Mapetla, Soweto, following an apparent incident of mob justice that happened on March 26. The...
Independent online (SA): Gauteng - While the parents of babies miscarried at under 26 weeks can finally bury their foetus if they so wish, whether or not mothers who terminate pregnancy should be given the same allowance remains a heated debate. A mother who requested to remain...
Independent online (SA): Durban - Nearly 16 years ago, a kind-hearted hospital official scratched the remains of stillborn triplets out among medical waste in an incinerator moments before they were due to be burnt as mere waste. On the one hand was the woman who had set all in motion...
Supersport: One of South Africau2019s better heavyweights, Bennie Knoetze, who fought as a professional from March 1980 to September 1987, was killed in an accident while driving his scooter near Reitz","content":"One of South Africau2019s better...
Independent online (SA): Pretoria - Two judges, in separate cases, in no uncertain terms voiced their displeasure at the conduct they were shown as judicial officers by parties involved in cases before them. Both a “rude” lawyer and an “obstructive” soon-to-be divorcee received more...
The Argus Press: GA Tallahassee FLZoneForecast for Friday, April 9, 2021 ————— 024 FPUS52 KTAE 100733 ZFPTAE Zone Forecast Product for FloridaNational Weather Service Tallahassee FL 331 AM EDT Sat Apr 10 2021 GAZ145-102000- Mitchell- Including the cities of Branchville,...
Independent online (SA): Pretoria - Several foreign diplomats are in hot water for allegedly diverting alcohol and cigarettes purchased from duty-free shops into a booming South African illicit market. This has reportedly cheated the South African Revenue Service (SARS) of an...
Independent online (SA): Cape Town - PoliceMinisterBheki Cele has blamed shortages in consumables for DNA analysis and delays in awarding tenders for the massive backlogs at the police forensic laboratories. This takes place as the awarding of a R12.2 million tender for the Eastern...
Supersport: ElClu00e1sico, the most-watched club football match on the planet, is back. This Saturday, 10 April at 9pm, Real Madrid will host FC Barcelona in a pivotal battle in the 2020-21 LaLiga title race.","content":"ElClu00e1sico, the most-watched...
Supersport: ElClu00e1sico, the most-watched club football match on the planet, is back. This Saturday, 10 April at 9pm, Real Madrid will host FC Barcelona in a pivotal battle in the 2020/21 LaLiga Santander title race.","content":"ElClu00e1sico, the...