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5 hrs ago | The Washington Post

Brewers seeks to rekindle Belgium's love of beer

In this photo taken on Tuesday, April 15, 2014, two men have a chat with 87 year old Leza Wauters, right, owner of the old corner pub "In de Welkom" in Dworp, 15 kilometers south of Brussels.

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

News24

Buses collide near Bloem, 68 injured

Twenty years later and the very party we once embraced as our own, has degenerated into a pariah we now distance ourselves from, says Fareed Kaloo .

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Iol.co.za

68 injured in FState bus crash

At least 68 people were injured when two buses collided outside Bloemfontein in the Free State on Thursday, paramedics said.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

NBC29

UVA Historian Repeats History with Pulitzer

The first time historian Alan Taylor won a Pulitzer Prize, he found out when the telephone started ringing with congratulations and interview requests.

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Sun Apr 13, 2014

Mail & Guardian

Lwazi Mvovo seals win for Sharks with solo try

The Coastal Sharks won a fierce South African derby to stay top of the Super 15 as Australia's resurgent Western Force won their fifth straight match this weekend.

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Sat Apr 12, 2014

Examiner.com

Alternative Native American history, possible or a farce?

Alternative explanations of Native American archaeological sites continue to be favorite topics of TV networks, the internet and printed media.

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Related Topix: Archaeology, Anthropology, Science, World News, South Africa, Savannah, GA

RuggaWorld

SR: Toyota Cheetahs 0, Crusaders 0

There remains serious questions about the Crusaders' qualities as play-off candidates, even after the win over the Lions eased some concerns.

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Fri Apr 11, 2014

Iol.co.za

Mangaung faces water shortage

Some households in the Mangaung metro could run out of water in the next four months if restrictions were ignored, lobby group AfriForum said on Friday.

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Thu Apr 10, 2014

News24

Bloemfontein murderers jailed for life

Two men convicted of murder were jailed for life by the Free State High Court on Thursday, the National Prosecuting Authority said.

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Wed Apr 09, 2014

Iol.co.za

Two wounded in foiled robbery

Two people were shot and wounded in a foiled robbery attempt in the Bloemfontein central business district on Wednesday, Free State police said.

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Tue Apr 08, 2014

The New Zealand Herald

Brian Ashby: Crusaders continue to surprise

George Whitelock and Andy Ellis of Crusaders leaving the field after defeating Lions during the Super Rugby match between Lions and Crusaders.

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News24

Bullying of teachers a serious problem - study

When Helen Zille calls for the SANDF to assist in the Western Cape, she is indirectly telling us that she cannot fulfill her obligations as Premier, says Tim Flack .

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Iol.co.za

Stolen electronics recovered at airport

A Bangladeshi man was caught with stolen cellphones and electronic equipment moments before boarding a plane at Bloemfontein airport, Free State police said on Tuesday.

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Iol.co.za

Soprano on home soil for role of note

EASTER FEAST: South African soprano Nozuko Teto is returning from singing in Italy to perform in Handel s Messiah at The Playhouse in Durban.

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Mon Apr 07, 2014

RuggaWorld

Luiters joins the Kings

The EP Kings have confirmed Kevin Luiters as their latest signing ahead of their 2014 Currie Cup Premier Division season.

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Sat Apr 05, 2014

Fiji Times

Champions Chiefs snatch second draw

Update: 9:05AM A post-siren try by right-wing Tim Nanai-Williams enabled Waikato Chiefs to snatch a 43-43 draw at Central Cheetahs in a Super Rugby thriller on Saturday.

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South Africa : Internet Solutions invested in R60 million from Infinera [TendersInfo (India)]

Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) Dimension Data s Internet Solution has invested R60 million in advanced new fibre-optic networking infrastructure from Infinera that has increased its capacity nationwide seven-fold, with the ability to grow that by 150-fold without forklifting hardware.

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Mail & Guardian

Parties intensify campaigns ahead of elections

Political parties intensified their campaigning in various parts of the country on Saturday ahead of the May 7 general election.

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News24

Mkhize: ANC set for 'overwhelming victory'

"The ANC is poised for an overwhelming victory," he said during an election campaign in Khosi Bay, in northern KwaZulu-Natal.

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Iol.co.za

Zuma warmly welcomed in Free State

President Jacob Zuma received a warm welcome when he visited the Zamdela informal settlement in Sasolburg, in the Free State, on Saturday.

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