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Platinum Group Metals, Ltd.: Encouraging Recent Progress On The Waterberg JV Project

PLG is scheduled for production in 2015, with a yearly production of 275 KozEq. The 2 main precious metals are platinum and palladium, with some rhodium and gold.

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

Sydney Morning Herald

'My lady': the woman who will decide Pistorius' fate

Talk to South Africans and many will tell you the "most incredible sight" on display at the trial of Oscar Pistorius is not their country's favourite son in the dock charged with the murder of his girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp, but that of the black woman who will decide his fate.

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Reuters

S.Africa's Alexander Forbes says several parties want to acquire it

South African financial services group Alexander Forbes said on Thursday it had received expressions of interest from several different parties interested in acquiring it.

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Suria

Diepsloot: Where South Africa's problems...

The tavern in Diepsloot township on the outskirts of Johannesburg starts filling up early on a Friday.

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KSDK-TV Saint Louis

Chelsea Clinton is pregnant

For Democrats, this might be the equivalent of a royal baby on the way: Chelsea Clinton announced Thursday that she's pregnant with her first child.

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AllAfrica.com

Africa: Colonial-Era Defamation Laws Persist in Africa

A South African legal expert is urging journalists to get more involved in abolishing criminal defamation laws, saying she is "horrified" how little awareness there is about colonial-era regulations that affect reporters and editors.

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Ghanamma.com

Nigerian Artistes Dominate MTV Africa Music Awards 2014 Nomination List + Davido Tops Nominees List

The MAMA Awards has returned this year and has announced the nominees for this year's MTV Africa Music Awards.

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BroadwayWorld.com

Lizz Huesmann Releases 'Dancing in the Shadows'

After being diagnosed with cancer in 2012, author Lizz Huesmann realized the life-changing effects that a positive attitude can have on an individual.

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Channelnewsasia.com

S Africa's Zuma booed at election rally

Disgruntled residents in a small South African town booed President Jacob Zuma on Wednesday during an election campaign of the ruling ANC three weeks ahead of general polls, according to a report.

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Mail & Guardian

The politics of counting protests

Property damage does not necessarily amount to violence, in that no one is injured or killed in such protests.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

Mail & Guardian

DA advert case against SABC postponed

The CCC has postponed the DA's advertisement complaint case against the SABC and said the party's six adverts must be aired with immediate effect.

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Mail & Guardian

A 'happy Jew' meets the ancestors

Consulting a diviner offered Eve Fairbanks a glimpse into alternative spirituality - courtesy of an extraordinary woman with her own tale to tell.

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News24

SA Orange warehouse promises better smartphone deals

The new horizon of 3D printing offers a way for early adopters to begin producing factory goods in the comfort of their own homes.

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Christian Science Monitor

Nadine Gordimer: The disillusion and corruption of post-Mandela South Africa

Farewell messages for late South African president Nelson Mandela are written over a panel in a shopping mall in Johannesburg, South Africa, Dec. 13, 2013.

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News24

Mkhize: South Africans trust the ANC

Johannesburg - South Africans have confidence in the governing African National Congress, party treasurer general Zweli Mkhize said on Wednesday.

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BroadwayWorld.com

War Horse Makes South African Premiere, Oct. 22

The global theatre phenomenon, WAR HORSE will be making its South African premire later this year, beginning with a season at The Teatro at Montecasino in Johannesburg in October before transferring to the Artscape Opera House in Cape Town in December.

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Iol.co.za

Tshwane bishop condemns No-vote campaign

Former intelligence minister Ronnie Kasrils has called on voters to spoil their ballots in protest against the ruling ANC.

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Malaysian National News Agency

South African Defence Conglomerate Denel Exhibits At Malaysia's DSA Show

JOHANNESBURG, April 16 -- The latest products in the land defence arena and missile technology from Denel SOC Ltd, the South African state-owned aerospace and defence technology conglomerate, are on display at the ongoing Defence Services Asia Exhibition in Malaysia.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

Bizcommunity

Townships are the new black

The township is no longer a foreign land far away and its story is no longer one of the haves and have-nots.

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The Miami Herald

Linda Robertson: In South Africa courtroom, Oscar Pistorius treated like anyone else

To place a Death Notice, please call 305-376-8901 or email obit@miamiherald.com .

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