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55 min ago | News24

.com | Protesting Gauteng pupils head home

Pupils dressed in school uniforms descended on Johannesburg CBD after 13:00 on Wednesday, looting vendors and terrorising shop owners.

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4 hrs ago | Mail & Guardian

The Creative Showcase by 10and5 - July 30

Themba Mbuyisa: Uplifting the African way of life He's always had an eye for detail, but Themba Mbuyisa did not anticipate photography resonating with him as much as it does.

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9 hrs ago | The Standard

SAfrica extradites German priest on sex abuse charges

A German Catholic priest accused of sexual abuse of children in his native country and in South Africa has been extradited to Germany, police said Wednesday.

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9 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

Mboweni calls for state intervention in banking

The government should consider buying one of the country's banks to boost access to finance for its citizens and businesses, said Tito Mboweni, the former central bank governor.

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12 hrs ago | In-depth Africa

Human trafficking still rife in SADC

Trafficking in persons is a major international issue, but poor documentation in Southern Africa is masking the extent of this modern-day slavery.

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

In-depth Africa

Israel intensifies Gaza assault, Egyptians revise truce plan

Israel knocked out Gaza's only power plant and pounded dozens of other high-profile targets on Tuesday, while Egyptian mediators prepared a revised proposal for halting its war with Islamist guerrillas in the enclave.

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Tri-cityherald.com

Activists want gay rights on Africa summit agenda

In this Dec. 7, 2013 file photo, a flag of the South African gay community sits next to a portrait of former South African President Nelson Mandela and other mementos in the Sandton area of Johannesburg, South Africa.

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Ghanamma.com

Joselyn Dumas Made Fashion Ambassador For The Africa Park Show In South Africa

Ghanaian TV host Joselyn Dumas will be a special guest at The African Park Show beginning September 19th in Johannesburg, South Africa.

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Osky News

Coertze Leads WPU Foursome at State Amateur

Waverly-Demi Coertze proved this past year she can play with the best in the NAIA, but this past week she made it known she can compete with linksters of all levels as she finished high at the 90th Annual Iowa Women's Amateur Championship.

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Iol.co.za

Workers walkout at Eskom plant

Members of the National Union of Mineworkers defied South African state-owned power producer Eskom by staging a walkout over wages at its Duvha plant, the labour group said.

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Osky News

Statesmen Dominate City Tourney

Oskaloosa-The William Penn women's golf program put forth its best efforts on home soil by taking the top spots at the Oskaloosa City Tournament Sunday.

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Iol.co.za

De Klerk adds footprints to Maropeng

Former president FW de Klerk has imprinted his foot at Maropeng at the Cradle of Humankind, the place scientists believe humankind originated, near Johannesburg.

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Iol.co.za

No arrests yet for road rage attack

Arrests have yet to be made in connection with an alleged road rage attack in Fourways, Johannesburg, Gauteng police said on Tuesday.

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INAUTONEWS

[VIDEO] See the Ferrari 458 Speciale crash in Johannesburg

The footage with the Ferrari 458 Speciale being crashed in South Africa, on the Kyalami track, has been recently uploaded onto the web, making the moment of impact visible.

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Bizcommunity

Prophet cartoon a bad call, says Dawes

Publishing a cartoon depicting the Muslim Prophet Mohammed by the Mail & Guardian was a bad editorial decision, although the courts allowed it, former editor of the newspaper Nic Dawes said at the weekend.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

The Washington Post

South African Union Agrees to End Strike by 220,000 Metalworkers

South African metalworkers will return to work today after labor groups agreed to a three-year wage deal, ending a four-week walkout that threatened growth in the continent's second-biggest economy.

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Psychology Today

On Violence

As many of my readers already know, my sister was murdered in South Africa thirty years ago.

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MotorAuthority

Porsche Buys South Africa's Kyalami Race Track

No motorsport fan likes to see a classic race track get bulldozed, but the land these tracks occupy is often valuable, so there's typically no shortage of developers waiting in the wings for an operator to falter.

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Channelnewsasia.com

South Africa's metal workers accept offer to end strike

South African striking engineering and metals workers have accepted an improved wage offer to end the country's largest-ever strike, their union said on Monday .

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Bizcommunity

Dion Wired directed by Slim of Egg Films

Dion Wired reveals a new approach to retail advertising with an engaging story of a family and a little bird.

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