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The Jewish Press
German Culture Minister Backs Jewish Delegate For Art Restitution CommissionCommission. The committee is named after its chairperson, Prof. Dr. Jutta Limb
German Culture Minister Backs Jewish Delegate For Art Restitution Commission
The Jewish Press / Posted 9 hours ago
Commission. The committee is named after its chairperson, Prof. Dr. Jutta Limbach, the former head of the German Federal Constitutional Court. Monika Grütters, Germany’s minister of culture, confirmed her support of a Jewish committee member to... Read more
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Ghanaweb.com
How African governments block social mediaof this ever having happened. This is in contrast to the Twitter ban in Turkey
How African governments block social media
Ghanaweb.com / Posted 11 hours ago
of this ever having happened. This is in contrast to the Twitter ban in Turkey which was lifted after two weeks when the constitutional court ruled the ban was a breach of the right to freedom of expression. Mr Goldstruck adds that because... Read more
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iol.co.za
Admissions judgment a victory for poor, black pupilsof servitude, writes Malaika wa Azania. A week ago, the Gauteng Department of
Admissions judgment a victory for poor, black pupils
iol.co.za / Posted 11 hours ago
of servitude, writes Malaika wa Azania. A week ago, the Gauteng Department of Education won an important victory at the Constitutional Court. The court ruled in favour of the department on the issue of School Admission Regulations. This victory... Read more
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iol.co.za
UN takes aim at SACriminal Court, which has issued a warrant for his arrest. The government has
UN takes aim at SA
iol.co.za / Posted 12 hours ago
Criminal Court, which has issued a warrant for his arrest. The government has filed for leave to appeal to the Constitutional Court against a Supreme Court of Appeal ruling that it was obliged to arrest Bashir when he attended an AU... Read more
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iol.co.za
SA is in reasonably good shape but can’t afford complacencywarfare in ways that even overshadow the good policy formulation work that Parl
SA is in reasonably good shape but can’t afford complacency
iol.co.za / Posted 13 hours ago
warfare in ways that even overshadow the good policy formulation work that Parliament continues to do. The advent of the Constitutional Court ruling on the Nkandla matter deepened the state of chaos and pandemonium that has now become a common... Read more
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Civil Georgia
Venice Commission Opinion on Georgia�s Controversial Bill on Constitutional CourtIncrease of quorum, required for the Constitutional Court to decide cases, prop
Venice Commission Opinion on Georgia�s Controversial Bill on Constitutional Court
Civil Georgia / Posted yesterday
Increase of quorum, required for the Constitutional Court to decide cases, proposed in Georgia’s new bill, passed by the Parliament on May 14, is “excessive” and should be removed, the Council of Europe’s advisory body for legal affairs, Venice... Read more
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iol.co.za
The $1bn enrichment guideenough to cover the NATO member’s defence budget, was no longer public and Orba
The $1bn enrichment guide
iol.co.za / Posted yesterday
enough to cover the NATO member’s defence budget, was no longer public and Orban fought to keep its flows secret. But the Constitutional Court handed their opponents a rare victory, ordering the release of records detailing scores of transactions... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
Outcry as Zuma buys wives posh carsvehicles had been purchased for Zuma's wives between 2013 and 2016. Zuma survi
Outcry as Zuma buys wives posh cars
New Zimbabwe / Posted yesterday
vehicles had been purchased for Zuma's wives between 2013 and 2016. Zuma survived an impeachment vote in April after the Constitutional Court said he breached the law by ignoring an order to repay some of the $16 million in state funds spent on... Read more
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iol.co.za
Is Katumbi the DRC’s hope for the future?the constitution in 2014. He now claims an election is impossible to organise
Is Katumbi the DRC’s hope for the future?
iol.co.za / Posted 2 days ago
the constitution in 2014. He now claims an election is impossible to organise given that the voters roll is outdated. The Constitutional Court has ruled that Kabila can remain in power until the voters roll is updated, which could take 17... Read more
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iol.co.za
Executors leave Qunu home out of Mandela estatelawyers have since indicated that they are going to appeal the court ruling, ei
Executors leave Qunu home out of Mandela estate
iol.co.za / Posted 2 days ago
lawyers have since indicated that they are going to appeal the court ruling, either at the Supreme Court of Appeal or the Constitutional Court. Moseneke said there were no fights within the Mandela family over the estate, which will distribute as... Read more
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Island Packet
Business events scheduled for the coming month— Commerce Department releases housing starts for May, 8:30 a.m. TUESDAY, June
Business events scheduled for the coming month
Island Packet / Posted 2 days ago
— Commerce Department releases housing starts for May, 8:30 a.m. TUESDAY, June 21 KARLSRUHE, Germany — Germany's Federal Constitutional Court rules on challenge to European Central Bank bond-purchase program that helped ease the Eurozone debt... Read more
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Daily Herald
Business events scheduled for the coming montha.m. WASHINGTON - Commerce Department releases housing starts for May, 8:30 a.
Business events scheduled for the coming month
Daily Herald / Posted 2 days ago
a.m. WASHINGTON - Commerce Department releases housing starts for May, 8:30 a.m. KARLSRUHE, Germany - Germany's Federal Constitutional Court rules on challenge to European Central Bank bond-purchase program that helped ease the Eurozone debt... Read more
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Ghanaweb.com
Zuma' wives' cars: Presidency to review benefitswas also reviewing the security benefits of Presidents and Deputy Presidents, i
Zuma' wives' cars: Presidency to review benefits
Ghanaweb.com / Posted 2 days ago
was also reviewing the security benefits of Presidents and Deputy Presidents, it said in the statement. This was in light of the report by Public Protector Thuli Madonsela and the recent Constitutional Court judgment on Zuma's Nkandla ho... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Post-Davutoglualso paraded to the guillotine, in spite of their Islamist outlooks. All this t
Post-Davutoglu
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 2 days ago
also paraded to the guillotine, in spite of their Islamist outlooks. All this took place beneath the nose of the Supreme Constitutional Court. Violating the constitution conceived by “coup-makers” is one of his prerogatives, just as is applying... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nxesi Continues to Argue Swimming Pool Is a 'Fire Pool'Minister Nxesi persists in advancing this narrative that has been debunked by t
Nxesi Continues to Argue Swimming Pool Is a 'Fire Pool'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Minister Nxesi persists in advancing this narrative that has been debunked by the Public Protector and confirmed by the Constitutional Court; is evidence that he is not fit and proper person to hold this position. Accordingly, his reprimand... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
South Africa to review spending on luxury vehicles for Zuma's wivesvehicles had been purchased for Zuma's wives between 2013 and 2016. Zuma survi
South Africa to review spending on luxury vehicles for Zuma's wives
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
vehicles had been purchased for Zuma's wives between 2013 and 2016. Zuma survived an impeachment vote in April after the Constitutional Court said he breached the law by ignoring an order to repay some of the US$16 million in state funds spent on... Read more
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The Star
South Africa to review spending on luxury vehicles for Zuma's wivesvehicles had been purchased for Zuma's wives between 2013 and 2016. Zuma survi
South Africa to review spending on luxury vehicles for Zuma's wives
The Star / Posted 2 days ago
vehicles had been purchased for Zuma's wives between 2013 and 2016. Zuma survived an impeachment vote in April after the Constitutional Court said he breached the law by ignoring an order to repay some of the $16 million in state funds spent on... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Presidency to review Zuma’s wives’ transport benefitsbenefits of Presidents and Deputy Presidents, in line with the Public Protector
Presidency to review Zuma’s wives’ transport benefits
Eye Witness News / Posted 2 days ago
benefits of Presidents and Deputy Presidents, in line with the Public Protector’s report on the Nkandla spending saga and the recent Constitutional Court judgment. To read the presidency’s full statement, click here. (Edited by Winnie Thele... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Judgment reserved on media's bid to access Nkandla hearingsprocedures, but admits none of the employees benefitted financially for their a
Judgment reserved on media's bid to access Nkandla hearings
News 24 South Africa / Posted 2 days ago
procedures, but admits none of the employees benefitted financially for their alleged misconduct. This year the Constitutional Court found that recommendations made by Public Protector Thuli Madonsela were binding, and that Zuma should... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Protests Against Joseph Kabila Turn Deadlywith the opposition supporters some of them were injured." Opposition groups c
Protests Against Joseph Kabila Turn Deadly
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
with the opposition supporters some of them were injured." Opposition groups called for the protests after the country's Constitutional Court ruled earlier this month that Kabila, in power since his father's assassination in 2001, could remain in... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Zuma's wives' cars: Presidency to review benefitswas also reviewing the security benefits of Presidents and Deputy Presidents, i
Zuma's wives' cars: Presidency to review benefits
News 24 South Africa / Posted 2 days ago
was also reviewing the security benefits of Presidents and Deputy Presidents, it said in the statement. This was in light of the report by Public Protector Thuli Madonsela and the recent Constitutional Court judgment on Zuma's Nkandla ho... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
First Ladies’ motor pool could be downgraded due to ‘depressed economic climate’those of former presidents and deputy presidents. “The Presidency is also curr
First Ladies’ motor pool could be downgraded due to ‘depressed economic climate’
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 2 days ago
those of former presidents and deputy presidents. “The Presidency is also currently reviewing the security benefits of presidents and deputy presidents in line with the report of the public protector and the recent Constitutional Court jud... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Funeral policy deductions settlement a ‘step towards protecting society’s most vulnerable’positive step towards protecting the most vulnerable in our society”. The agre
Funeral policy deductions settlement a ‘step towards protecting society’s most vulnerable’
Daily Dispatch / Posted 2 days ago
positive step towards protecting the most vulnerable in our society”. The agreement — made shortly before Thursday’s Constitutional Court hearing and made an order of the court — allows the agency to stop funeral policy deductions from three... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Likening Children to MPs Is an Insultof the chair, which include making representations through their respective par
Likening Children to MPs Is an Insult
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
of the chair, which include making representations through their respective party chief whips or to challenge them at the Constitutional Court as was stated by Speaker Advocate Jacob Mudenda last week. However, it is equally important that... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Statement On the Cabinet Meeting of 25 May 2016extends its good wishes to the former Deputy Chief Justice Dikgang Moseneke who
Statement On the Cabinet Meeting of 25 May 2016
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
extends its good wishes to the former Deputy Chief Justice Dikgang Moseneke who retired from the Bench after joining the Constitutional Court in 2002. The former Deputy Chief Justice is a highly regarded jurist and a respected veteran of the... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Funeral policy deductions settlement a ‘step towards protecting society’s most vulnerable’The agreement - made shortly before Thursday’s Constitutional Court hearing and
Funeral policy deductions settlement a ‘step towards protecting society’s most vulnerable’
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 2 days ago
The agreement - made shortly before Thursday’s Constitutional Court hearing and made an order of the court - allows the agency to stop funeral policy deductions from three types of children’s grants. They are: the child support grant‚ foster care... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Analysis: NEC meeting is opportunity for ANC to show leadershipTwo important reports — one on state capture and the other on the Constitutiona
Analysis: NEC meeting is opportunity for ANC to show leadership
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 2 days ago
Two important reports — one on state capture and the other on the Constitutional Court judgment on Nkandla — are ready to be tabled at an ANC national executive committee (NEC) meeting this weekend. ANC spokesman Zizi Kodwa confirmed on Thursday... Read more
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iol.co.za
Loan sharks stopped from preying on the poorin the legislature. The decision to block the unscrupulous acts of loan sharks
Loan sharks stopped from preying on the poor
iol.co.za / Posted 2 days ago
in the legislature. The decision to block the unscrupulous acts of loan sharks coincided with a landmark settlement in the Constitutional Court, which endorsed that it was illegal to make deductions for funeral policy from child-grant... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Vodacom reportedly told to delay payment to ‘Please Call Me’ inventorRand has told the cell giant to withhold at least 50% of any settlement. FILE:
Vodacom reportedly told to delay payment to ‘Please Call Me’ inventor
Eye Witness News / Posted 2 days ago
Rand has told the cell giant to withhold at least 50% of any settlement. FILE: Kenneth Nkosana Makate inside Constitutional Court after winning the legal battle against Vodacom over the Please Call on 26 April 2016. Picture: Mia... Read more
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iol.co.za
Lesufi in ‘swart gevaar’ jibedanger), saying they were scaring parents and telling them to take their childr
Lesufi in ‘swart gevaar’ jibe
iol.co.za / Posted 2 days ago
danger), saying they were scaring parents and telling them to take their children out of public schools. This follows the Constitutional Court judgment last week that ruled in favour of the department in an admission policy dispute. The... Read more
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The Forward
After Snub, Jews Get Vote on Reclaimed Nazi Artbe the only voice who would be prejudiced.” Named after its chairman, Jutta Li
After Snub, Jews Get Vote on Reclaimed Nazi Art
The Forward / Posted 2 days ago
be the only voice who would be prejudiced.” Named after its chairman, Jutta Limbach, the former head of the German Federal Constitutional Court, the committee has come under fire along with other restitution bodies following the 2012 discovery of... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Bad Blood: SACP waves red flag on Zuma-Gupta foul playhad recommended. Perhaps the clearest example of the Gauteng ANC bucking the t
Bad Blood: SACP waves red flag on Zuma-Gupta foul play
Daily Maverick / Posted 2 days ago
had recommended. Perhaps the clearest example of the Gauteng ANC bucking the trend was the position it took after the Constitutional Court found that Zuma had violated the Constitution through his handling of the Nkandla report. The Gauteng... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Parliamentary Diary: Cabinet keeps its concerns to itselfof the National Assembly after raising volleys of points of order questioning Z
Parliamentary Diary: Cabinet keeps its concerns to itself
Daily Maverick / Posted 2 days ago
of the National Assembly after raising volleys of points of order questioning Zuma’s right to speak in the House, given the Constitutional Court ruling that he had violated his oath of office in the Nkandla saga. The first eviction ahead of the... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Awaiting ConCourt's decision on Eskom's R5bn nuclear contractitself defending its award decision – this time in the highest court of the lan
Awaiting ConCourt's decision on Eskom's R5bn nuclear contract
Daily Maverick / Posted 2 days ago
itself defending its award decision – this time in the highest court of the land. While Eskom and Areva appealed to the Constitutional Court (ConCourt) that the award of the contract for the replacement of six steam generators at Koeberg power... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Bathabile Dlamini wins children's grants battle with Lion of AfricaFirst published by GroundUp. The upshot of the Constitutional Court settlement
Bathabile Dlamini wins children's grants battle with Lion of Africa
Daily Maverick / Posted 2 days ago
First published by GroundUp. The upshot of the Constitutional Court settlement in the case between the Minister for Social Development, Sassa and Lion of Africa Assurance, made an order of the court on Thursday morning, is that new direct deductions... Read more
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Daily Maverick
My 17th Comrades: It is all about the race – human racehave suddenly found themselves destitute of the means for education, something
My 17th Comrades: It is all about the race – human race
Daily Maverick / Posted 2 days ago
have suddenly found themselves destitute of the means for education, something Dikgang Moseneke described in his last Constitutional Court judgment as being “a formative goodness to the body, intellect and soul.” People say this is very... Read more
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iol.co.za
New rule book aims to end parly fisticuffsand the rules ignored the ANC’s culpability in eroding the authority of Parliam
New rule book aims to end parly fisticuffs
iol.co.za / Posted 3 days ago
and the rules ignored the ANC’s culpability in eroding the authority of Parliament by flouting the law, referring to the Constitutional Court ruling in the Nkandla case. Speaker Baleka Mbete termed the adoption of the new rules “historic”. The... Read more
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The Forward
Jews Will Get Spot on Art Restitution Body After Allbe the only voice who would be prejudiced.” Named after its chairman, Jutta Li
Jews Will Get Spot on Art Restitution Body After All
The Forward / Posted 3 days ago
be the only voice who would be prejudiced.” Named after its chairman, Jutta Limbach, the former head of the German Federal Constitutional Court, the committee has come under fire along with other restitution bodies following the 2012 discovery of... Read more
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Eye Witness News
'All grade 1 pupils will have option to be taught in an African language'which he says is not true. He says there’s a new ‘swart gevaar’ which is creat
'All grade 1 pupils will have option to be taught in an African language'
Eye Witness News / Posted 3 days ago
which he says is not true. He says there’s a new ‘swart gevaar’ which is creating a false narrative that the recent Constitutional Court ruling in the school’s admissions policy is a threat to the Afrikaans community. Last week, the... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
At least two killed in clashes as opposition protests sweep DR Congoon the roads was far lower than usual, according to an AFP team. The oppositio
At least two killed in clashes as opposition protests sweep DR Congo
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 3 days ago
on the roads was far lower than usual, according to an AFP team. The opposition called for demonstrations after the Constitutional Court ruled earlier this month that Kabila, 44, could remain in a caretaker capacity beyond the expiry of his... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Congo police fire tear gas at opposition demonstratorssimilar marches around the country. Thousands of opposition supporters rallied
Congo police fire tear gas at opposition demonstrators
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 3 days ago
similar marches around the country. Thousands of opposition supporters rallied Thursday to denounce a decision by the constitutional court to allow the president to remain in power beyond his mandate. The election commission has asked to... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Malema says Zuma would have worked at a taxi rank without the ANCthe state money he had used to build his Nkandla homestead. Zuma‚ said Malema‚
Malema says Zuma would have worked at a taxi rank without the ANC
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 3 days ago
the state money he had used to build his Nkandla homestead. Zuma‚ said Malema‚ should not be in Parliament because the Constitutional Court had found that he had acted unlawfully in the Nkandla matter. “We are going to fight with him until he... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Congo police fire tear gas at opposition demonstratorssimilar marches around the country. Thousands of opposition supporters rallied
Congo police fire tear gas at opposition demonstrators
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 3 days ago
similar marches around the country. Thousands of opposition supporters rallied Thursday to denounce a decision by the constitutional court to allow the president to remain in power beyond his mandate. The election commission has asked to... Read more
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express
EU UPRISING: POLAND rebels as Brussels meddles in its courts systemwill subject itself only to the will of the Polish people.” The party says its
EU UPRISING: POLAND rebels as Brussels meddles in its courts system
express / Posted 3 days ago
will subject itself only to the will of the Polish people.” The party says its reforms are an effort to make the constitutional court more effective and transparent.Related videos Poland: Protesters rally against proposed refugee centre... Read more
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Salon.com
Congo police fire tear gas at opposition demonstratorssimilar marches around the country. Thousands of opposition supporters rallied
Congo police fire tear gas at opposition demonstrators
Salon.com / Posted 3 days ago
similar marches around the country. Thousands of opposition supporters rallied Thursday to denounce a decision by the constitutional court to allow the president to remain in power beyond his mandate. The election commission has asked to... Read more
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ABC News
Congo Police Fire Tear Gas at Opposition Demonstratorssimilar marches around the country. Thousands of opposition supporters rallied
Congo Police Fire Tear Gas at Opposition Demonstrators
ABC News / Posted 3 days ago
similar marches around the country. Thousands of opposition supporters rallied Thursday to denounce a decision by the constitutional court to allow the president to remain in power beyond his mandate. The election commission has asked to... Read more
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JTA
German minister lifts opposition to Jewish delegate on art restitution bodybe the only voice who would be prejudiced.” Named after its chairman, Jutta Li
German minister lifts opposition to Jewish delegate on art restitution body
JTA / Posted 3 days ago
be the only voice who would be prejudiced.” Named after its chairman, Jutta Limbach, the former head of the German Federal Constitutional Court, the committee has come under fire along with other restitution bodies following the 2012 discovery of... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Vuwani's traditional leaders take land demarcation dispute to ConCourtschools in Vuwani saw just a handful of pupils show up after a two-week shutdow
Vuwani's traditional leaders take land demarcation dispute to ConCourt
Eye Witness News / Posted 3 days ago
schools in Vuwani saw just a handful of pupils show up after a two-week shutdown. Picture: Kgothatso Mogale/EWN. Constitutional Court,Vuwani,Vuwani protests JOHANNESBURG - Eight traditional leaders in Vuwani and surrounding areas have... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
Parliament adopts revised rule bookand the rules ignored the ANC’s culpability in eroding the authority of Parliam
Parliament adopts revised rule book
Mail & Guardian / Posted 3 days ago
and the rules ignored the ANC’s culpability in eroding the authority of Parliament by flouting the law, referring to the Constitutional Court ruling in the Nkandla case. Speaker Baleka Mbete termed the adoption of the new rules “historic”. The... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
‘Please Call Me’ man may lose 50% of Vodacom payoutwith him. “We can confirm that we have received the … request and that our foc
‘Please Call Me’ man may lose 50% of Vodacom payout
Daily Dispatch / Posted 3 days ago
with him. “We can confirm that we have received the … request and that our focus is on complying with the order of the Constitutional Court‚ which requires us to negotiate in good faith with Mr Makate. We are committed to a swift resolution in... Read more
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