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1 hr ago | Mail & Guardian

ANC's Brigitte Radebe joins EFF cause on mining crisis

ANC member Brigitte Radebe has joined calls by the EFF for government to curb the controversial practice of transfer pricing in the mining industry.

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7 hrs ago | Daily Mail

Charlize Theron can't hide her excitement at a special on-set visit ...

Charlize Theron can't hide her excitement at a special on-set visit from her son Jackson and look-a-like mother Gerda in Cape Town She was brought up in Johannesburg by South African parents, so nearby Cape Town is pretty familiar territory for Charlize Theron.

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11 hrs ago | PR-inside.com

HOST1PLUS Renews WHMCS and CloudLinux License Options

This week the UK based hosting provider HOST1PLUS introduced new options for WHMCS and CloudLinux users hereby extending the range of customers that now may use the mentioned services.

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15 hrs ago | WAND-TV Decatur

South Africa: Soap opera cast is fired

Macy's has agreed to pay $650,000 to settle allegations of racial profiling at its flagship store in Manhattan's Herald Square.

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15 hrs ago | KFVS12

South Africa: Soap opera cast is fired

The retailer Macy's has agreed to pay $650,000 to settle allegations of racial profiling at its flagship store in Manhattan's Herald Square.

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16 hrs ago | Yahoo!

Ebola fears slowing tourist flow to Africa

The Ebola outbreak in West Africa is putting off thousands of tourists who had planned trips to Africa this year, especially Asians, including to destinations thousands of miles from the nearest infected community such as Kenya and South Africa.

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17 hrs ago | PhysOrg Weblog

Sugar tax on drinks may reduce obesity

A suggested tax on sugar sweetened beverages has been given more credence in a research paper by academics from the University of the Witwatersrand in Johannesburg, South Africa.

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19 hrs ago | Scientific American

The New Science of Human Origins

Through the Post Box, up the Dragon's Back, down the Chute and over to the Puzzle Box.

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21 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

JSE banks index down after Moody's cut

South Africa's banking index slid to a five-week low after Moody's Investors Service downgraded their local-currency ratings and kept them on review for a further cut following African Bank Investments Ltd's collapse.

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23 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

Billiton spins off SA assets into NewCo

The Hillside aluminium smelter in Richards Bay will be one of the assets in a new metal and mining company, which is being set up by BHP Billiton as a repository for some of its smaller-scale operations prior to spinning the company off.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

Independent.ie

ESB International is powering Africa

The energy company is currently in talks with the state-owned Botswana Power Corporation, a spokesman for ESBI confirmed to the Herald.

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BroadwayWorld.com

Artist Robin Rhode to Make Hong Kong Debut at Lehmann Maupin, Sept 17

Lehmann Maupin is pleased to present having been there, Robin Rhode 's debut exhibition in Hong Kong.

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News24

.com | 'Native from nowhere' welcomed home

The remains of Nat Nakasa , the anti-apartheid journalist from who died in the United States in 1965 and was buried there until his recent exhumation, arrived on Tuesday in Durban.

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VH1

Watch + Music Video Go Behind The Scenes On The Script's "Superheroes"

In anticipation of their fourth studio album No Sound Without Silence , The Script premiered their music video for "Superheroes" last week on VH1 Top 20 Video Countdown .

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Iol.co.za

Man held after woman stabbed 50 times

A man was arrested in Pietermaritzburg on Tuesday in connection with the stabbing of a woman in Bryanston, Johannesburg, Gauteng police said.

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Malaysian National News Agency

Thai National Airline Ready To Cancel Flights To Ebola Affected Regions

National flag carrier Thai Airways International announced it is prepared to cancel flights to and from Ebola affected regions, Thai News Agency reported.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

Stuff.co.nz

A long journey to South Africa

We're on the road, about 50 kilometres north-west of Johannesburg, when my driver, Joe Motsogi, points out the Cradle of Humankind as it looms ahead.

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Iol.co.za

Six held for Evaton shooting

Six men were arrested on Monday for allegedly shooting dead four men and injuring four others in Evaton, south of Johannesburg, Gauteng police said.

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Iol.co.za

Frightening new HIV stats shock

More than 6.4 million South Africans are living with HIV - that's the Moses Mabhida Stadium filled to capacity 100 times - with almost 400 000 new infections recorded last year, according to new statistics.

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The Miami Herald

South Africa: 8 killed in building collapse

Pictured is Guy Harvey artwork on an athletic clothing line. Artist Guy Harvey has developed his brand into a business empire.

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