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2015/02/26 14:34
2015/02/26 14:34
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INDEPENDENT MEDIAEnvironmental watchdog groups have slammed the governments decision to exempt several Eskom power stations and heavy industries from stricter air pollution laws for another five...
2015/02/26 14:34
2015/02/26 14:34
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2015/02/26 09:30
2015/02/26 09:30
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The Minister of Environmental Affairs, Ms Edna Molewa, says reaching an agreement at COP21, which will be held from 30 November to 11 December 2015 in Paris, France, is in the best interests of South...
2015/02/26 08:18
2015/02/26 08:18
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WC firefighters battle Saron blaze Several unoccupied structures have been destroyed in the blaze. FILE: Firefighters have been struggling through the night trying to contain a veld fire raging in...
2015/02/25 14:30
2015/02/25 14:30
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Honourable Speaker – I have the honour to present the first budget of our fifth democratic Parliament. Members of the House, and fellow South Africans – Over the past twenty years we have built...
2015/02/25 14:23
2015/02/25 14:23
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Wealthy to pay more tax Nene imposed a series of tax hikes. Value added tax (VAT) was not hiked, nor was corporate gains tax (CGT), which will please investors. Following recommendations of the...
2015/02/22 15:03
2015/02/22 15:03
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Johannesburg - An inquest docket has been opened after a Mozambican government official was found dead in a pool of blood in a Durban hotel, KwaZulu-Natal police said on Sunday. "He was found dead in...
2015/02/22 06:56
2015/02/22 06:56
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Has Eskom killed SA's electric car dream? Load-shedding. There are many reasons to hate it. But there may be another. Yes, Eskom may just have killed South Africa's electric car dream. Two years...
2015/02/19 16:35
2015/02/19 16:35
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AP(File photo) Bees are worth R10.3 billion a year for their service of pollinating South Africas food crops, but a lack of flowering plants has taken away much of bees' food source and resulted in a...
2015/02/19 08:18
2015/02/19 08:18
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Tests results on poisoned blue cranes expected next week The birds were reportedly poisoned by a farmer after they were attracted to a new grazing land on his farm. FILE: Birds have moved into areas...
2015/02/18 04:18
2015/02/18 04:18
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Has Eskom killed SA's electric car dream? Load-shedding. There are many reasons to hate it. But there may be another. Yes, Eskom may just have killed South Africa's electric car dream. Two years...
2015/02/17 03:22
2015/02/17 03:22
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The city of Johannesburg has prioritised recycling, because its five main landfills are fast running out of space. South Africa generates some 108 million tons of waste, with expectations of the...
2015/02/16 09:30
2015/02/16 09:30
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The DA is astonished to learn that the Chairperson and another member of the Rhino Horn Trade Committee passed State Security Agency (SSA) vetting, given their records. Nana Mangomola recently...
2015/02/14 15:34
2015/02/14 15:34
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ReutersDehorned rhinos at the Kruger National Park in Mpumalanga. The rhinos were dehorned by a veterinary surgeon to prevent poaching. Picture: Reuters Johannesburg - There may be a “pro-trade...
2015/02/13 05:15
2015/02/13 05:15
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Government and ANC concern about Eskom’s honesty with the public regarding the severity of the electricity crisis has led to a partial communications blackout. Last month, at a lekgotla, the ANC...
2015/02/12 22:50
2015/02/12 22:50
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Residents of unincorporated Jefferson Parish and the town of Jean Lafitte will not have trash pickup Tuesday because of Mardi Gras. Instead, garbage collection scheduled for Tuesday will take place...
2015/02/10 23:04
2015/02/10 23:04
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Environmental Affairs Minister Edna Molewa yesterday announced a committee of inquiry that will investigate the feasibility of legal rhino horn trading ahead of the 17th Conference of Parties to the...
2015/02/10 14:30
2015/02/10 14:30
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Minister of Environmental Affairs Edna Molewa on Tuesday announced a committee of inquiry that will look into matters of rhino poaching, including the feasibility of trade in rhino horn. "In the...
2015/02/10 13:32
2015/02/10 13:32
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In a country faced with challenges of unemployment, poverty and inequality, the South African government has adopted the National Development Plan (NDP) which aims to grow the country's Gross Domestic...
2015/02/07 15:34
2015/02/07 15:34
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INDEPENDENT MEDIAAn early morning picture taken at Matla Power Station in Mpumalanga Province. Picture: Dumisani Sibeko Johannesburg - The Department of Environmental Affairs will have allowed...
2015/02/05 16:38
2015/02/05 16:38
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The invasive species unit has the Indian house crow in its sights. Cape Town - Big Brother is on to aliens of a feathered kind and can now track their movements more accurately thanks to co-operation...
2015/02/26 14:34
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