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2 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

It's not all over yet for R699-ers

The first step towards establishing that - the Port Elizabeth High Court application to have the 699-ers declared a class - has been dismissed, but individual cases may be found by a court to have been reckless, given that so many of them are unable to afford their instalments now that the scheme has collapsed.

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3 hrs ago | Bizcommunity

Born Frees positive about SA despite socio-economic challenges

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.

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7 hrs ago | Mail & Guardian

Zuma to open Karate World Cup in Durban

The fourth international Karate World Cup will be held in South Africa, and the event is to be opened by President Jacob Zuma.

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11 hrs ago | Malaysian National News Agency

South Africa To Host World Medical Association Assembly

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)

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15 hrs ago | The Cricketer International

Oldest Test cricketer dies aged 103

Norman Gordon , the former South Africa fast bowler who was the world's oldest Test cricketer, has died aged 103.

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Mon Sep 01, 2014

Bizcommunity

18th Poetry Africa International Festival in October

The Centre for Creative Arts , with principal funding from the City of Durban and the Department of Arts and Culture invites Durban's creative and undiscovered poets to take part in the festival Prelude Poets programme as part of the 18th Poetry Africa International Festival, taking place from 13-18 October 2014.

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Sun Aug 31, 2014

OpEdNews

Sudan--Child Slavery

'I want to thank the organizers of this conference, The Perils of Global Intolerance.

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Sat Aug 30, 2014

Mail & Guardian

SAHRC investigating racism complaints over anti-Indian song

The human rights commission is probing complaints of racism by the South African Hindu Maha Sabha organisation over AmaCde's song "Umhlab' Uzobuya".

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Iol.co.za

Don't take lite beers lightly

An internationally recognised anti-drink driving campaigner, Smit wants to get the message across: people must not be fooled that they are not "getting drunk" by drinking beers marketed as "lite" - as even just two bottles can tip you over the legal limit.

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News24

.com | Vagrants took to the streets

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.

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Fri Aug 29, 2014

In-depth Africa

SA's landless blacks: Why does the impasse continue?

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)

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Mail & Guardian

Climate change: The secrets of our collusion

The environment minister has cut funds to monitor climate change and contraventions, showing her tendency to collaborate with corporate power.

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Mail & Guardian

Mbete: No regrets over EFF fracas

Baleka Mbete insists that her A decision to ask the EFF to leave Parliament was not motivated by her ANC affiliation.

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Iol.co.za

Great health policies but poor outcomes

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.

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Iol.co.za

DA to probe E Cape bucket toilets

The Democratic Alliance will investigate the increase in the use of the bucket toilet system in the Eastern Cape, the party said on Friday.

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Iol.co.za

Graca speaks out for African women

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.

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Iol.co.za

Reed crash families waiting

One year after nine maidens and two minders died in a horrific crash on their way home from the annual reed dance at one of King Goodwill Zwelithini's palaces, their families and community are still waiting to find out the "truth" about what really happened and who was responsible.

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Iol.co.za

Cadre deployment can be good - ANC

The ANC has defended cadre appointments, saying that if it were done the right way, a person with the "technical knowledge and skills" would be appointed, a case in point being the post of the KwaZulu-Natal health head of department.

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Iol.co.za

Stokes stands firm over threat to his life

The sacrifices and consequences of fleeing the country - leaving behind a pregnant wife, being sequestrated and disbarred, and subjecting himself and his family to negative publicity - was far greater than an alleged verbal threat from a man never convicted for violence, it was suggested to Ian Stokes on Thursday.

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

Iol.co.za

Protector saddened by personal attacks

Public Protector Thuli Madonsela is saddened by the personal attacks she has had to endure since she took office, she said on Thursday.

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