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2 hrs ago | Bizcommunity
A new generation of South African voters stepped into the spotlight in 2014. Known as the 'Born Frees', this generation, making up 40% of the current total population in South Africa, was born after the end of apartheid in 1994 and has only known life under a democratic ANC leadership.
6 hrs ago | Mail & Guardian
The fourth international Karate World Cup will be held in South Africa, and the event is to be opened by President Jacob Zuma.
10 hrs ago | Malaysian National News Agency
DURBAN, SOUTH AFRICA, Sept 2 -- The annual General Assembly of the World Medical Association will be held at the Durban International Convention Center here from October 8 to 11. The programme of the meeting will be: Wednesday 8 October: Committees,Thursday 9 October: Scientific Session, Friday 10 October am: Council meeting, pm Assembly Ceremonial ... (more)
Durban whoonga addicts paraded West Street to the Durban City hall on a march that was organised by the Asibasize Campaign, to hand over a memorandum to the eThekwini Mayor, Councillor James Nxumalo.
Squatter camps, like the Mandela squatter camp which was in Diepkloof and later moved to Durban Deep near Roodepoort on the West Rand, are clear evidence that South Africa is in need of a land redistribution exercise to right the wrongs of apartheid Pusch Commey IT was in 1652 when people of European descent began to systematically drive Africans ... (more)
The environment minister has cut funds to monitor climate change and contraventions, showing her tendency to collaborate with corporate power.
South Africa has achieved much in health since the era of Manto Tshabalala-Msimang, but South Africans are still getting a raw deal, a health conference in Durban heard on Friday.
Cape Town - Aviation enthusiasts in the Durban areas will be able to do a bit of A380 plane spotting over the weekend as British Airways will be conducting pilot training and technical tests with staff from 29 August to 1 September.
Women in Africa were haunted by rape, child marriage, kidnappings all crimes that left them severely oppressed and which were the scourge of the continent, Graa Machel said in a speech in Durban last night.
Men who viewed women as their property needed to understand they could never own them, a high court judge said in Pietermaritzburg as he sentenced a man to life imprisonment for murdering his lover.
The project aims to afford undiscovered artists a professional platform to showcase their talent, to earn an income in the process.
Citrus growers in South Africa, the world's biggest orange exporter, asked the government to set up an independent panel to help resolve a dispute with the European Union over the region's stricter import requirements.
The New York Times reported Wednesday that the Obama administration is planning to make an end run around the Senate in order to get an international climate agreement.
Updated: Tue Sep 02, 2014 02:23 pm
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