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Illawarra Mercury
AWU to meet BlueScope workers to demand 'plan C'The Australian Workers’ Union will hold a mass meeting of workers at BlueScope
AWU to meet BlueScope workers to demand 'plan C'
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 24 minutes ago
The Australian Workers’ Union will hold a mass meeting of workers at BlueScope Steel’s Port Kembla steelworks on Wednesday as the labor movement demands a "plan C" to keep the doors open at the iconic plant. The AWU will hold a meeting of workers at... Read more
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Denver Post
An unexpected art tour of Cape TownCAPE TOWN — Resting in the shadows of the severe and imposing Table Mountain, C
An unexpected art tour of Cape Town
Denver Post / Posted 9 hours ago
CAPE TOWN — Resting in the shadows of the severe and imposing Table Mountain, Cape Town rises above and lies beneath my hillside hotel in an unforgettable display of tints and textures. The South African city, sculpted with flower-filled balconies,... Read more
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WA Today
'BlueScope setting Port Kembla up for failure': unionsBlueScope will shut the No.5 blast furnace at Pork Kembla unless $200 million i
'BlueScope setting Port Kembla up for failure': unions
WA Today / Posted 11 hours ago
BlueScope will shut the No.5 blast furnace at Pork Kembla unless $200 million in cost savings is achieved. Photo: Adam McLean The Australian Workers' Union will hold a mass meeting of workers at BlueScope Steel's Port Kembla steelworks on Wednesday... Read more
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The Age
'BlueScope setting Port Kembla up for failure': unionsBlueScope will shut the No.5 blast furnace at Pork Kembla unless $200 million i
'BlueScope setting Port Kembla up for failure': unions
The Age / Posted 11 hours ago
BlueScope will shut the No.5 blast furnace at Pork Kembla unless $200 million in cost savings is achieved. Photo: Adam McLean The Australian Workers' Union will hold a mass meeting of workers at BlueScope Steel's Port Kembla steelworks on Wednesday... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
'BlueScope setting Port Kembla up for failure': unionsBlueScope will shut the No.5 blast furnace at Pork Kembla unless $200 million i
'BlueScope setting Port Kembla up for failure': unions
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 11 hours ago
BlueScope will shut the No.5 blast furnace at Pork Kembla unless $200 million in cost savings is achieved. Photo: Adam McLean The Australian Workers' Union will hold a mass meeting of workers at BlueScope Steel's Port Kembla steelworks on Wednesday... Read more
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Canberra Times
'BlueScope setting Port Kembla up for failure': unionsBlueScope will shut the No.5 blast furnace at Pork Kembla unless $200 million i
'BlueScope setting Port Kembla up for failure': unions
Canberra Times / Posted 11 hours ago
BlueScope will shut the No.5 blast furnace at Pork Kembla unless $200 million in cost savings is achieved. Photo: Adam McLean The Australian Workers' Union will hold a mass meeting of workers at BlueScope Steel's Port Kembla steelworks on Wednesday... Read more
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Brisbane Times
'BlueScope setting Port Kembla up for failure': unionsBlueScope will shut the No.5 blast furnace at Pork Kembla unless $200 million i
'BlueScope setting Port Kembla up for failure': unions
Brisbane Times / Posted 12 hours ago
BlueScope will shut the No.5 blast furnace at Pork Kembla unless $200 million in cost savings is achieved. Photo: Adam McLean The Australian Workers' Union will hold a mass meeting of workers at BlueScope Steel's Port Kembla steelworks on Wednesday... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Confusion still reigns over death-toll in horror Swaziland accidentIn the first official statement on the accident‚ posted on Sunday‚ the Royal Sw
Confusion still reigns over death-toll in horror Swaziland accident
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 12 hours ago
In the first official statement on the accident‚ posted on Sunday‚ the Royal Swaziland Police Service states on its website that 13 people were killed – two of them men‚ both aged 25‚ while the other victims were all young girls aged between 11 and... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Zuma sends condolences to Swaziland following horror road crashPresident Jacob Zuma has sent a message of condolences to King Mswati III and t
Zuma sends condolences to Swaziland following horror road crash
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 16 hours ago
President Jacob Zuma has sent a message of condolences to King Mswati III and the Swaziland government following a horrific road accident in the tiny neighbouring kingdom on Friday that claimed the lives of many young women and left scores others... Read more
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IAfrica South African Business News
SARU transformation 'on track'The Minister of Sport and Recreation, Fikile Mbalula, said the South African Ru
SARU transformation 'on track'
IAfrica South African Business News / Posted 19 hours ago
The Minister of Sport and Recreation, Fikile Mbalula, said the South African Rugby Union is "on track" with their transformation goals. The declaration follows in the wake of the Springbok World Cup squad announcement on Friday. The political... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
SA’s Harare embassy feels the heatTHE South African Embassy in Harare has their work cut out again as hundreds of
SA’s Harare embassy feels the heat
New Zimbabwe / Posted 22 hours ago
THE South African Embassy in Harare has their work cut out again as hundreds of Zimbabweans look to escape the country’s worsening economic crisis. As early at 6.30am, long queues steadily form outside their Belgravia offices. The security guards... Read more
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iafrica.com
SARU transformation 'on track'The Minister of Sport and Recreation, Fikile Mbalula, said the South African Ru
SARU transformation 'on track'
iafrica.com / Posted yesterday
The Minister of Sport and Recreation, Fikile Mbalula, said the South African Rugby Union is "on track" with their transformation goals. The declaration follows in the wake of the Springbok World Cup squad announcement on Friday. The political... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Deputy Minister Jeremy Cronin Visits EPWP Projects During Women's MonthWomen's month celebration gained momentum in KwaZulu-Natal (KZN) when the Deput
Deputy Minister Jeremy Cronin Visits EPWP Projects During Women's Month
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Women's month celebration gained momentum in KwaZulu-Natal (KZN) when the Deputy Minister of Public Works, Jeremy Cronin, together with Deputy Mayor of Ethekwini Municipality Nomvuso Tshabalala visited Expanded Public Works Programme (EPWP) Zibambele... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Open Access Is Not FreeBy Keyan Tomaselli, University of Johannesburg There is no such thing as a fre
Open Access Is Not Free
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
By Keyan Tomaselli, University of Johannesburg There is no such thing as a free lunch - or free open access. Silicon Valley futurist, Steward Brand, states that all information should be made available for free. But his corollary is that: ...... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Selling Apartheid - New Book Lays Bare Extent of South Africa's Propaganda WarAt its height, the Apartheid government was running one of the most expensive i
Selling Apartheid - New Book Lays Bare Extent of South Africa's Propaganda War
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
At its height, the Apartheid government was running one of the most expensive international propaganda campaigns the world has ever known. Pivotal to this were a number of black Americans, paid by the South African government to lobby in the US to... Read more
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MLive.com
Popular penguins perish as South African scientists squabbleCAPE TOWN, South Africa — They're cute, knee-high, they bray like donkeys and a
Popular penguins perish as South African scientists squabble
MLive.com / Posted 2 days ago
CAPE TOWN, South Africa — They're cute, knee-high, they bray like donkeys and are a tourist attraction near Cape Town. But African Penguins — the continent's only species of the flightless bird — are at risk of extinction. As shoals of anchovies and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
No South African Cash for ZimBy Elias Mambo and Hazel Ndebele South Africa is prepared to enter into invest
No South African Cash for Zim
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
By Elias Mambo and Hazel Ndebele South Africa is prepared to enter into investment arrangements with Zimbabwe instead of providing convenient rescue packages or bailouts which President Robert Mugabe desperately needs. This comes as it emerges... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Case of super spy machine sensitive HawksAdam Wakefield, News24 Johannesburg - The investigation into how a highly rest
Case of super spy machine sensitive Hawks
News 24 South Africa / Posted 2 days ago
Adam Wakefield, News24 Johannesburg - The investigation into how a highly restricted cellphone "grabber" came into the possession of normal citizens is a sensitive matter, the Hawks said on Friday. These are surveillance machines that can access... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Deputy Minister Nomaindiya Mfeketo Undertakes Working Visit to Iran, 29 to 30 AugustThe Deputy Minister of International Relations and Cooperation, Ms Nomaindiya M
Deputy Minister Nomaindiya Mfeketo Undertakes Working Visit to Iran, 29 to 30 August
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
The Deputy Minister of International Relations and Cooperation, Ms Nomaindiya Mfeketo will lead a high level delegation to the Islamic Republic of Iran on a Working Visit from 29 to 30 August 2015. Deputy Minister Mfeketo will be accompanied by the... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
The NPA advocate and the 'grabber'The controversy over the appointment of Shaun Abrahams as national director of
The NPA advocate and the 'grabber'
Mail & Guardian / Posted 2 days ago
The controversy over the appointment of Shaun Abrahams as national director of public prosecutions (NDPP) has deepened with the revelation that Abrahams was previously sucked into dealing with a number of dubious “investigators” or “intelligence... Read more
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Quartz
South Africa’s landline monopoly wants to be the country’s third largest mobile networkTelkom, the telecommunications company which has a monopoly on South Africa’s f
South Africa’s landline monopoly wants to be the country’s third largest mobile network
Quartz / Posted 2 days ago
Telkom, the telecommunications company which has a monopoly on South Africa’s fixed-lines, is mulling a deal which could make it the country’s third largest mobile network. This week, after months of speculation, Telkom expressed its interest in... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Lieutenant-Colonel Ron Reid-DalyRonald Francis Reid-Daly was born in Salisbury, then capital of the British col
Lieutenant-Colonel Ron Reid-Daly
Daily Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
Ronald Francis Reid-Daly was born in Salisbury, then capital of the British colony of Southern Rhodesia, on September 22 1928. At school he excelled, in his own words, "at nothing that was not on the rugby field". His early ambition to become a... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Selling Apartheid: New book lays bare extent of South Africa’s propaganda warWhen journalist Ron Nixon was growing up as a young black child in the US, his
Selling Apartheid: New book lays bare extent of South Africa’s propaganda war
Daily Maverick / Posted 3 days ago
When journalist Ron Nixon was growing up as a young black child in the US, his grandmother gave him a magazine about South Africa. Page after page, it featured images of wonderful wild animals, sunsets, happy black people on the beach. “I thought,... Read more
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The Columbian
Scientists squabble while Africa's only penguins perishCAPE TOWN, South Africa — They're cute, knee-high, they bray like donkeys and a
Scientists squabble while Africa's only penguins perish
The Columbian / Posted 3 days ago
CAPE TOWN, South Africa — They're cute, knee-high, they bray like donkeys and are a tourist attraction near Cape Town. But African Penguins — the continent's only species of the flightless bird — are at risk of extinction. As shoals of anchovies and... Read more
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PhysOrg
Scientists squabble while Africa's only penguins perishA Penguin runs out of the ocean after swimming with other penguins at Boulders
Scientists squabble while Africa's only penguins perish
PhysOrg / Posted 3 days ago
A Penguin runs out of the ocean after swimming with other penguins at Boulders beach a popular tourist destination in Simon's Town, South Africa, Thursday, Aug. 27, 2015. The penguins on South Africa's west coast are a big tourist attraction, but... Read more
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Channel 8 San Diego
Scientists squabble while Africa's only penguins perishCAPE TOWN, South Africa (AP) — They're cute, knee-high, they bray like donkeys
Scientists squabble while Africa's only penguins perish
Channel 8 San Diego / Posted 3 days ago
CAPE TOWN, South Africa (AP) — They're cute, knee-high, they bray like donkeys and are a tourist attraction near Cape Town. But African Penguins — the continent's only species of the flightless bird — are at risk of extinction. As shoals of... Read more
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The Signal
Scientists squabble while Africa's only penguins perishAs shoals of anchovies and sardines have migrated south into cooler waters, the
Scientists squabble while Africa's only penguins perish
The Signal / Posted 3 days ago
As shoals of anchovies and sardines have migrated south into cooler waters, the population of African Penguins that feeds on the fish has plummeted by 90 percent since 2004 along South Africa's west coast, once the stronghold of Africa's only penguin... Read more
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NBC 15 Mobile
International News - WPMI Local 15Scientists squabble while Africa's only penguins perish August 27, 2015 15:09
International News - WPMI Local 15
NBC 15 Mobile / Posted 3 days ago
Scientists squabble while Africa's only penguins perish August 27, 2015 15:09 GMT Eds: With AP Photos.By COURTNEY QUIRINAssociated Press CAPE TOWN, South Africa (AP) -- They're cute, knee-high, they bray like donkeys and are a tourist attraction... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Scientists squabble while Africa's only penguins perishCAPE TOWN, South Africa (AP) � They're cute, knee-high, they bray like donkeys
Scientists squabble while Africa's only penguins perish
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 3 days ago
CAPE TOWN, South Africa (AP) � They're cute, knee-high, they bray like donkeys and are a tourist attraction near Cape Town. But African Penguins � the continent's only species of the flightless bird � are at risk of extinction. As shoals of... Read more
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Naples Daily News
Scientists squabble while Africa's only penguins perishCAPE TOWN, South Africa — They're cute, knee-high, they bray like donkeys and a
Scientists squabble while Africa's only penguins perish
Naples Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
CAPE TOWN, South Africa — They're cute, knee-high, they bray like donkeys and are a tourist attraction near Cape Town. But African Penguins — the continent's only species of the flightless bird — are at risk of extinction. As shoals of anchovies and... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Scientists squabble while Africa's only penguins perishCAPE TOWN, South Africa (AP) - They're cute, knee-high, they bray like donkeys
Scientists squabble while Africa's only penguins perish
KXXV Waco / Posted 3 days ago
CAPE TOWN, South Africa (AP) - They're cute, knee-high, they bray like donkeys and are a tourist attraction near Cape Town. But African Penguins - the continent's only species of the flightless bird - are at risk of extinction. As shoals of... Read more
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FOX 6 News Birmingham
Scientists squabble while Africa's only penguins perishCAPE TOWN, South Africa (AP) - They're cute, knee-high, they bray like donkeys
Scientists squabble while Africa's only penguins perish
FOX 6 News Birmingham / Posted 3 days ago
CAPE TOWN, South Africa (AP) - They're cute, knee-high, they bray like donkeys and are a tourist attraction near Cape Town. But African Penguins - the continent's only species of the flightless bird - are at risk of extinction. As shoals of... Read more
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FOX News
Africa's penguins perishing in huge numbers; effectiveness of years-old fishing ban unknownCAPE TOWN, South Africa – They're cute, knee-high, they bray like donkeys and a
Africa's penguins perishing in huge numbers; effectiveness of years-old fishing ban unknown
FOX News / Posted 3 days ago
CAPE TOWN, South Africa – They're cute, knee-high, they bray like donkeys and are a tourist attraction near Cape Town. But African Penguins — the continent's only species of the flightless bird — are at risk of extinction. As shoals of anchovies and... Read more
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KX TV North Dakota
Scientists squabble while Africa's only penguins perishCAPE TOWN, South Africa (AP) - They're cute, knee-high, they bray like donkeys
Scientists squabble while Africa's only penguins perish
KX TV North Dakota / Posted 3 days ago
CAPE TOWN, South Africa (AP) - They're cute, knee-high, they bray like donkeys and are a tourist attraction near Cape Town. But African Penguins - the continent's only species of the flightless bird - are at risk of extinction. As shoals of... Read more
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KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma
Scientists squabble while Africa's only penguins perishCAPE TOWN, South Africa (AP) - They're cute, knee-high, they bray like donkeys
Scientists squabble while Africa's only penguins perish
KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma / Posted 3 days ago
CAPE TOWN, South Africa (AP) - They're cute, knee-high, they bray like donkeys and are a tourist attraction near Cape Town. But African Penguins - the continent's only species of the flightless bird - are at risk of extinction. As shoals of... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Scientists squabble while Africa's only penguins perishCAPE TOWN, South Africa (AP) - They're cute, knee-high, they bray like donkeys
Scientists squabble while Africa's only penguins perish
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 3 days ago
CAPE TOWN, South Africa (AP) - They're cute, knee-high, they bray like donkeys and are a tourist attraction near Cape Town. But African Penguins - the continent's only species of the flightless bird - are at risk of extinction. As shoals of... Read more
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KIII Corpus Christi
Scientists squabble while Africa's only penguins perishCAPE TOWN, South Africa (AP) - They're cute, knee-high, they bray like donkeys
Scientists squabble while Africa's only penguins perish
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted 3 days ago
CAPE TOWN, South Africa (AP) - They're cute, knee-high, they bray like donkeys and are a tourist attraction near Cape Town. But African Penguins - the continent's only species of the flightless bird - are at risk of extinction. As shoals of... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
BlueScope boss wants anti-dumping laws soonBlueScope chief Paul O’Malley is in favour of Australia’s free trade agreement
BlueScope boss wants anti-dumping laws soon
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 3 days ago
BlueScope chief Paul O’Malley is in favour of Australia’s free trade agreement with China, but admits the country’s anti-dumping measures need to work more quickly. CFMEU National Secretary Michael O'Connor. BlueScope chief Paul O’Malley is in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa Welcomes Japan's Support of South Africa's Developmental TrajectoryJapan supports South Africa's developmental trajectory, says Deputy President C
Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa Welcomes Japan's Support of South Africa's Developmental Trajectory
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Japan supports South Africa's developmental trajectory, says Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa has welcomed Japan's commitment to support South Africa's developmental trajectory. Deputy President Ramaphosa was... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Govt Sends Largest Group of Students to ChinaPretoria — The South African government on Monday dispatched 53 students to Chi
Govt Sends Largest Group of Students to China
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Pretoria — The South African government on Monday dispatched 53 students to China, the largest group ever sent by the African country. The students have been granted scholarships by the Chinese government to study in China in various fields, South... Read more
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iol.co.za
Rand firmer in early tradeJohannesburg - South Africa's rand firmed slightly against the dollar on Thursd
Rand firmer in early trade
iol.co.za / Posted 3 days ago
Johannesburg - South Africa's rand firmed slightly against the dollar on Thursday, as recently battered emerging markets continued to benefit from China's moves to support its economy by easing monetary policy. At 06h21 GMT the rand was up 0.33... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
South Africa's Rising Rates of Violence Against Women Demand a Unified ApproachViolence against women is a serious problem worldwide. Data from 80 different c
South Africa's Rising Rates of Violence Against Women Demand a Unified Approach
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Violence against women is a serious problem worldwide. Data from 80 different countries show that 35% of all women have been physically or sexually abused by an intimate partner, or have experienced non-partner sexual violence. While women across... Read more
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iafrica.com
SA's top Ashley Madison users are...The highest number of the users were revealed to be from Johannesburg, with ove
SA's top Ashley Madison users are...
iafrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
The highest number of the users were revealed to be from Johannesburg, with over 15 000 registered users, followed by Cape Town with around 12 500 users, Pretoria with 10 000 and Durban with 6 300 users. The Sunday Times paper is reported to have... Read more
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FIFA
Tokyo Sexwale to lead FIFA Monitoring Committee for Israel and PalestineFIFA has appointed former South African government minister Tokyo Sexwale to le
Tokyo Sexwale to lead FIFA Monitoring Committee for Israel and Palestine
FIFA / Posted 4 days ago
FIFA has appointed former South African government minister Tokyo Sexwale to lead a monitoring committee to oversee issues affecting the development of football in Palestine. The committee was established based on the decision by the 65th FIFA... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
SA Finalises Permit ProcessTHE South African government on Monday said it would complete the processing an
SA Finalises Permit Process
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
THE South African government on Monday said it would complete the processing and issuing out work and study permits for the 200 000 Zimbabweans who applied to regularise their stay in that country by September 30. Home Affairs Minister Mr Malusi... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Macia Family Wants R6.5m in Civil ClaimMurdered taxi driver Mido Macia's family wants compensation amounting to R6.5m
Macia Family Wants R6.5m in Civil Claim
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Murdered taxi driver Mido Macia's family wants compensation amounting to R6.5m from the South African government, the family's lawyer said on Tuesday. Jose Nascimento told reporters in the High Court in Pretoria that the State had asked him for an... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Macia family wants R6.5m in civil claimThomas Hartleb, News24 Jose Nascimento (Thomas Hartleb, News24) Pretoria – Mu
Macia family wants R6.5m in civil claim
News 24 South Africa / Posted 5 days ago
Thomas Hartleb, News24 Jose Nascimento (Thomas Hartleb, News24) Pretoria – Murdered taxi driver Mido Macia’s family wants compensation amounting to R6.5m from the South African government, the family’s lawyer said on Tuesday. Jose Nascimento told... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Deputy Minister Jeremy Cronin Embarks On Epwp Projects Visits As Part of Women's Month Celebration, 27 AugAs part of Women's month celebration, the Deputy Minister of Public Works, Jere
Deputy Minister Jeremy Cronin Embarks On Epwp Projects Visits As Part of Women's Month Celebration, 27 Aug
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
As part of Women's month celebration, the Deputy Minister of Public Works, Jeremy Cronin, together with dignitaries in Kwa Zulu Natal, will on 27 August 2015 embark on Expanded Public Works Programme (EPWP) projects visits in Inanda, Durban North of... Read more
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iol.co.za
Bonds: is the pricing right?This article was first published in the second-quarter 2015 edition of Personal
Bonds: is the pricing right?
iol.co.za / Posted 5 days ago
This article was first published in the second-quarter 2015 edition of Personal Finance magazine. Bonds – loans raised by governments, parastatals and corporates – are bundled together as a medium-risk, medium-return asset class, ranked between... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Public Civil Society Letter On the Special Criminal Court in the Central African RepublicTo: The Foreign Affairs Ministers of the Members of the Reference Group on the
Public Civil Society Letter On the Special Criminal Court in the Central African Republic
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
To: The Foreign Affairs Ministers of the Members of the Reference Group on the Special Criminal Court in the Central African Republic (Belgium, Canada, Chad, Denmark, Finland, France, Japan, Luxemburg, Mexico, Moroccco, New Zealand, Senegal, Sweden,... Read more
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