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AllAfrica.com
NDA Needs Sanity and Political Stability, Says Peace Committee ChairmanChairman of a peace committee created to foster peace and unity within the Nati
NDA Needs Sanity and Political Stability, Says Peace Committee Chairman
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Chairman of a peace committee created to foster peace and unity within the National Democratic Alliance (NDA) says the party needs sanity and stability to move forward. Alhaji Ahmed Jalloh was speaking to journalists at the Sierra Leone Association... Read more
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iol.co.za
Going down the wrong trackINDEPENDENT MEDIALucky Montana is accused of dipping into Prasa finances. File
Going down the wrong track
iol.co.za / Posted 2 days ago
INDEPENDENT MEDIALucky Montana is accused of dipping into Prasa finances. File picture: Leon Nicholas Corruption in SA is just too much and, as the public protector’s Prasa report shows, it is directly affecting our lives, writes Zwelinzima... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
Carry on: Canada requires electronic entry visaFrom March next year, Canada is requiring all non-US foreign citizens travellin
Carry on: Canada requires electronic entry visa
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 2 days ago
From March next year, Canada is requiring all non-US foreign citizens travelling there by air to apply for a new entry requirement. Known as an Electronic Travel Authorisation (eTA), it applies to all visa-exempt foreign nationals from March 15,... Read more
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Evening Standard
Grace Dent reviews VinotecaFrom my numerous pithy remarks on the subject of awful kids in restaurants, it
Grace Dent reviews Vinoteca
Evening Standard / Posted 2 days ago
From my numerous pithy remarks on the subject of awful kids in restaurants, it must be tempting for the reader to think I’m some sort of Fenella the Kettle Witch character who wants London’s children baked into a pie. This is not true. Some of my... Read more
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Business Wire
KYS otti käyttöön maailman ensimmäiset hoitotyön älypuhelimetGÖTEBORG, Ruotsi--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Ascom Myco on vaativiin sairaalaolosuhteisii
KYS otti käyttöön maailman ensimmäiset hoitotyön älypuhelimet
Business Wire / Posted 3 days ago
GÖTEBORG, Ruotsi--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Ascom Myco on vaativiin sairaalaolosuhteisiin suunniteltu älypuhelin. Sen on kehittänyt Ascom Wireless Solutions, joka on erikoistunut maailmanlaajuisesti sairaaloiden toimintakriittisiin viestintäjärjestelmiin.... Read more
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Calcutta News
Jet Airways enters codeshare agreement with South African Airways Jet Airways on Wednesday said it has further expanded its codeshare agreement
Jet Airways enters codeshare agreement with South African Airways
Calcutta News / Posted 3 days ago
Jet Airways on Wednesday said it has further expanded its codeshare agreement with South African Airways - the national carrier as well as the largest airline of South Africa. In a... Read more
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The Age
Shanghai airport deal could mean more flights for BrisbanePedestrians walk under red lanterns in a Shanghai Street. Photo: Aly Song Dire
Shanghai airport deal could mean more flights for Brisbane
The Age / Posted 3 days ago
Pedestrians walk under red lanterns in a Shanghai Street. Photo: Aly Song Direct flights between Brisbane and China's economic hub could soon be on the agenda after the city's main airport signed a memorandum of understanding with the Shanghai... Read more
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New Kerala
Jet Airways enters codeshare agreement with South African Airways Jet Airways on Wednesday said it has further expanded its codeshare agreement
Jet Airways enters codeshare agreement with South African Airways
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
Jet Airways on Wednesday said it has further expanded its codeshare agreement with South African Airways - the national carrier as well as the largest airline of South Africa. In a... Read more
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iol.co.za
China has little to teach SAAPWorkers assemble toy cars on the production line at a toy factory in Dongguan
China has little to teach SA
iol.co.za / Posted 3 days ago
APWorkers assemble toy cars on the production line at a toy factory in Dongguan, China. AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko, File The Chinese economic mix of a brutal labour regime and inherent discipline is alien to South Africa and cannot be a classroom for... Read more
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Business Wire
Siemens to Supply Compression Solution for LNG Project in LouisianaHOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Siemens has been awarded a contract for supplying the
Siemens to Supply Compression Solution for LNG Project in Louisiana
Business Wire / Posted 3 days ago
HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Siemens has been awarded a contract for supplying the initial ten compressor trains for a major Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) project. Siemens' customer is Magnolia LNG, a wholly-owned subsidiary company of Liquefied Natural... Read more
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iol.co.za
China has little to teach SA ministersAPWorkers assemble toy cars on the production line at a toy factory in Dongguan
China has little to teach SA ministers
iol.co.za / Posted 3 days ago
APWorkers assemble toy cars on the production line at a toy factory in Dongguan, China. AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko, File The Chinese economic mix of a brutal labour regime and inherent discipline is alien to South Africa and cannot be a classroom for... Read more
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New Kerala
Jet Airways expands codeshare agreement with South African Airways International airline Jet Airways on Wednesday said it has further expanded i
Jet Airways expands codeshare agreement with South African Airways
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
International airline Jet Airways on Wednesday said it has further expanded its codeshare agreement with South African Airways, the national carrier and largest airline of South... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The Time for Civil Society Activism Is NowCongress of the People is staunchly and passionately committed to the Constitut
The Time for Civil Society Activism Is Now
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Congress of the People is staunchly and passionately committed to the Constitution. We are equally motivated, as our name nears out, to foster the ideals espoused in the Freedom Charter. For the above reasons, Cope wants to encourage every South... Read more
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Evening Standard
Fay Maschler reviews Chai Ki: Adding spice to Canary WharfAt Crossrail Place in Canary Wharf a sign in the building designed by Foster +
Fay Maschler reviews Chai Ki: Adding spice to Canary Wharf
Evening Standard / Posted 4 days ago
At Crossrail Place in Canary Wharf a sign in the building designed by Foster + Partners announces “A Brand New World”. I am hoping it is a double-entendre that is amusing someone somewhere. Brands, including restaurant brands, are what Canary Wharf... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Aug. 25 Update: Upcoming meetings and eventsNotices of upcoming events for the CJ Extra Calendar should be sent to The Tope
Aug. 25 Update: Upcoming meetings and events
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 4 days ago
Notices of upcoming events for the CJ Extra Calendar should be sent to The Topeka Capital-Journal at least two weeks in advance of the intended publication date (not the event date). They may be submitted by email to news@cjonline.com; by mail or in... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Mozambique Where have all the tourists gone?A previous post which I published in September 2014 highlighted the plight of t
Mozambique Where have all the tourists gone?
News 24 South Africa / Posted 4 days ago
A previous post which I published in September 2014 highlighted the plight of tourist arrivals to this vast country on our eastern seaboard. Now in August 2015 I take another look at Mozambique and need to beg the question, “what is going on and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Political Parties Call for Action After Madonsela's Prasa ReportPublic Protector Thuli Madonsela: In her report entitled "Derailed", she found
Political Parties Call for Action After Madonsela's Prasa Report
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Public Protector Thuli Madonsela: In her report entitled "Derailed", she found that 19 of the 32 complaints brought by unions Satawu and National Transport Movement in 2012 were substantiated (file photo). By Genevieve Quintal, News24 Political... Read more
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iol.co.za
Drugs, fake goods seized at OR TamboINDEPENDENT NEWSPAPERSPassengers check flight arrivals and departures at OR Tam
Drugs, fake goods seized at OR Tambo
iol.co.za / Posted 4 days ago
INDEPENDENT NEWSPAPERSPassengers check flight arrivals and departures at OR Tambo International Airport. Picture: Tiro Ramatlhatse Cape Town - Sars Customs officers at OR Tambo International Airport in Johannesburg have intercepted large drug hauls... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Significant Busts At or TamboPretoria — South African Revenue Service (SARS) customs officers at OR Tambo In
Significant Busts At or Tambo
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Pretoria — South African Revenue Service (SARS) customs officers at OR Tambo International Airport have made significant busts over the past few months. In the biggest bust so far this week, 125.4kg of liquid methamphetamine worth a street value of... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Political parties call for action after Madonsela’s Prasa reportNew locomotive. (Prasa) Johannesburg - Political parties on Tuesday called for
Political parties call for action after Madonsela’s Prasa report
News 24 South Africa / Posted 4 days ago
New locomotive. (Prasa) Johannesburg - Political parties on Tuesday called for swift action following the release of Public Protector Thuli Madonsela's report into maladministration at the Passenger Rail Agency of SA (Prasa). The ANC called on... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Liquid methamphetamine worth R37.6-million seized at OR TamboSouth African Revenue Service (SARS) Customs officers at OR Tambo International
Liquid methamphetamine worth R37.6-million seized at OR Tambo
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 4 days ago
South African Revenue Service (SARS) Customs officers at OR Tambo International Airport made significant busts as part of intensive weekend and daily operations over the past few months‚ with the biggest bust thus far this week‚ being a baggage of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Madosela Clears Prasa On 13 AllegationsPublic Protector Thuli Madonsela: In her report entitled "Derailed", she found
Madosela Clears Prasa On 13 Allegations
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
Public Protector Thuli Madonsela: In her report entitled "Derailed", she found that 19 of the 32 complaints brought by unions Satawu and National Transport Movement in 2012 were substantiated (file photo). Here are the 13 complaints against Prasa... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Prasa "Derailment" - DA to Ensure Remedial Action Followed ThroughThe DA condemns the appalling abuse of public money by Prasa, which was confirm
Prasa "Derailment" - DA to Ensure Remedial Action Followed Through
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
The DA condemns the appalling abuse of public money by Prasa, which was confirmed in the Public Protector's report into alleged maladministration relating to financial mismanagement, tender irregularities and appointment irregularities at the entity,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
More Probes Against Prasa On the WayPublic Protector Thuli Madonsela: In her report entitled "Derailed", she found
More Probes Against Prasa On the Way
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
Public Protector Thuli Madonsela: In her report entitled "Derailed", she found that 19 of the 32 complaints brought by unions Satawu and National Transport Movement in 2012 were substantiated (file photo). More investigations against Prasa are in... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
Maladministration is off the rails at Prasa, finds MadonselaIt is like we heard it all before. A state-owned entity showed systemic failur
Maladministration is off the rails at Prasa, finds Madonsela
Mail & Guardian / Posted 5 days ago
It is like we heard it all before. A state-owned entity showed systemic failure to comply with supply chain management policy, tenders worth billions were improperly awarded, people were hired and fired as it were and services were terminated... Read more
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iol.co.za
New budget airline to take offSUPPLIEDREADY: Fly Blue Crane is ready to start its daily flights from the Kimb
New budget airline to take off
iol.co.za / Posted 5 days ago
SUPPLIEDREADY: Fly Blue Crane is ready to start its daily flights from the Kimberley Airport to OR Tambo International Airport. Seen here are two cabin crew members in their uniform. Kimberley - A former South African Airways (SAA) CEO has launched... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
DA to ensure remedial action taken on Prasa ‘derailment’The Public Protector had found that 19 of the 37 allegations were substantiated
DA to ensure remedial action taken on Prasa ‘derailment’
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 5 days ago
The Public Protector had found that 19 of the 37 allegations were substantiated and could be directly ascribed to improper conduct‚ maladministration and fruitless and wasteful expenditure at the ailing parastatal‚ DA leader Mmusi Maimane noted in a... Read more
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Business Wire
FDA Expands Use of Promacta® to Include Treatment of Children Ages 1 and Older with Chronic Immune ThrombocytopeniaSAN DIEGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Ligand Pharmaceuticals Incorporated (NASDAQ: LGND)
FDA Expands Use of Promacta® to Include Treatment of Children Ages 1 and Older with Chronic Immune Thrombocytopenia
Business Wire / Posted 5 days ago
SAN DIEGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Ligand Pharmaceuticals Incorporated (NASDAQ: LGND) today announces that the FDA has approved an expanded use for Promacta® (eltrombopag), a Novartis product, to include children 1 year of age and older with chronic immune... Read more
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Eye Witness News
South Africa's state giants hobble economy State-owned companies have arguably always been a drain on state resources.
South Africa's state giants hobble economy
Eye Witness News / Posted 5 days ago
State-owned companies have arguably always been a drain on state resources. FILE: Economists estimate that underperformance and inefficiency in state-owned firms ranging from power utility Eskom to SAA to... Read more
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iol.co.za
SA’s state giants hobble economyINDEPENDENT MEDIAA South African Airways aeroplane. Picture: Bongiwe Mchunu. J
SA’s state giants hobble economy
iol.co.za / Posted 5 days ago
INDEPENDENT MEDIAA South African Airways aeroplane. Picture: Bongiwe Mchunu. Johannesburg - The state-run corporations that have shaped South Africa's economy and been part of its every day life for nearly a century are mostly in a state of... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
South Africa's state giants hobble economyEconomists estimate that underperformance and inefficiency in state-owned firms
South Africa's state giants hobble economy
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 5 days ago
Economists estimate that underperformance and inefficiency in state-owned firms ranging from power utility Eskom to South African Airways (SAA) to the postal service is lopping 2-3 percentage points off annual growth. "If we do all the calculations,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ethiopian Bags 3.5 Billion Birr Net ProfitAmid a turbulent time for African airline industry, Ethiopian Airlines made a r
Ethiopian Bags 3.5 Billion Birr Net Profit
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
Amid a turbulent time for African airline industry, Ethiopian Airlines made a record-high net profit of 3.5 billion birr in the 2014-2015 fiscal year that ended in June 2015. Ethiopian made an operating revenue of 49.4 billion birr and an operating... Read more
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The New Age
SA's state giants hobble economyThe state-run corporations that have shaped South Africa's economy and been par
SA's state giants hobble economy
The New Age / Posted 6 days ago
The state-run corporations that have shaped South Africa's economy and been part of its every day life for nearly a century are mostly in a state of collapse, threatening to crush already weak growth. Economists estimate that underperformance and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Tobacco Industry Moves to Reverse Crop's Ecological FootprintThe Sustainable Afforestation Association (SAA) has spent $3,7 million planting
Tobacco Industry Moves to Reverse Crop's Ecological Footprint
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
The Sustainable Afforestation Association (SAA) has spent $3,7 million planting nearly 4 000 hectares of eucalyptus in the past two years, hoping to cut tobacco's 15 percent share of deforestation, but the plan is running below the association's... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Er, the King of Leaves? Ten points for creativityManuel Foto: Bongiwe gumede Who names these weird spy documents that sow mayhe
Er, the King of Leaves? Ten points for creativity
News 24 South Africa / Posted 6 days ago
Manuel Foto: Bongiwe gumede Who names these weird spy documents that sow mayhem in the state and governing party circles? On Friday, Business Day broke the story that Project Spider Web had surfaced to tarnish the reputation of the National... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
LRA Warns Against SmugglingLiberia Revenue Authority (LRA) has warned businesses, especially importers, to
LRA Warns Against Smuggling
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
Liberia Revenue Authority (LRA) has warned businesses, especially importers, to desist from smuggling goods into the country. LRA Commissioner of Customs Saa Saamoi told a group of business operators in Gbarnga, Bong County on Tuesday that besides... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
SA and China: A love founded on state controlThere has been a love-in of note between South Africa and China in recent years
SA and China: A love founded on state control
Mail & Guardian / Posted 7 days ago
There has been a love-in of note between South Africa and China in recent years. It is not only Mandarin that has been exported from China to South African schools – the relationship has gone much deeper than that. This week we examine this cementing... Read more
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iol.co.za
No Surprise, Downs’ veteran Moriri upbeatBackpagePixSurprise Moriri of Mamelodi Sundowns during the 2015 Champions Leagu
No Surprise, Downs’ veteran Moriri upbeat
iol.co.za / Posted 8 days ago
BackpagePixSurprise Moriri of Mamelodi Sundowns during the 2015 Champions League Mamelodi Sundowns Training and Press Conference at the Nike Training Centre, Soweto. Photo: Muzi Ntombela Johannesburg - Living legend Surprise Moriri is the envy of... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
LOCAL SPORTS: St. Andrew's shuts out Bible Baptist 63-0Caleb Tymchyshyn and Malcolm Williams-Green collected four touchdowns apiece as
LOCAL SPORTS: St. Andrew's shuts out Bible Baptist 63-0
Savannah Morning News / Posted 8 days ago
Caleb Tymchyshyn and Malcolm Williams-Green collected four touchdowns apiece as St. Andrew’s blanked host Bible Baptist 63-0 on Friday night in the season opener for both teams. Tymchyshyn, a senior, rushed 15 times for 136 yards and scores of 24,... Read more
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Daily News
[Appreciations]-M. Thirunavukarasu: Visionary with zeal This is a tribute to late M. Thirunav
[Appreciations]-
Daily News / Posted 8 days ago
M. Thirunavukarasu: Visionary with zeal This is a tribute to late M. Thirunavukarasu, a gentleman born and bred. He was a senior attorney-at-law, one time a much - honoured District Judge who was intellectually recognized. There was none to equal... Read more
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Evening Standard
From the Hemsleys to the Gymkhana crew, meet London's new foodie clansNever start a business with your family or with someone you love, in case you a
From the Hemsleys to the Gymkhana crew, meet London's new foodie clans
Evening Standard / Posted 8 days ago
Never start a business with your family or with someone you love, in case you all fall out - or so the advice goes. Then again, have a think about some of London’s best food businesses or restaurants and you’ll soon realise that many are run by... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Liberia Revenue Authority Warns Against SmugglingThe Liberia Revenue Authority (LRA) has strongly warned business practitioners,
Liberia Revenue Authority Warns Against Smuggling
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
The Liberia Revenue Authority (LRA) has strongly warned business practitioners, especially importers, to desist from smuggling goods into the country. The Commissioner of Customs at the LRA, Saa Saamoi, told a group of business practitioners in... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
‘Primitive' SAA ordered women to breastfeed in toilet: MotsoalediThe minister was relating an incident during which a Rhodes University lecturer
‘Primitive' SAA ordered women to breastfeed in toilet: Motsoaledi
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 9 days ago
The minister was relating an incident during which a Rhodes University lecturer trying to breastfeed her child on an SAA flight was told by an air hostess to breastfeed in the toilet. “Now which one of us can ever accept it when you produce food and... Read more
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iol.co.za
Soldiers 'fried, ate human flesh’APIn this 2014 file photo, a visitor looks at portraits of late former "comfort
Soldiers 'fried, ate human flesh’
iol.co.za / Posted 10 days ago
APIn this 2014 file photo, a visitor looks at portraits of late former "comfort women" who were forced to serve for the Japanese troops as a sexual slave during World War II. Picture: Ahn Young-joon, File Beijing - Japanese soldiers fried the flesh... Read more
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Evening Standard
Grace Dent reviews Sackville's: 'obscene – but sort of LondonObscene isn’t a word many restaurateurs hope to see used in conjunction with th
Grace Dent reviews Sackville's: 'obscene – but sort of London
Evening Standard / Posted 10 days ago
Obscene isn’t a word many restaurateurs hope to see used in conjunction with their new offering, but in the case of Sackville’s — of Sackville Street, W1 — I trust they’ll understand. They might even take it as a badge of honour. Sackville’s is a... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
Nation must vent its rage against the rot in our parastatalsHave we become a nation of bumbling fools or one overtaken by naked greed? Are
Nation must vent its rage against the rot in our parastatals
Mail & Guardian / Posted 10 days ago
Have we become a nation of bumbling fools or one overtaken by naked greed? Are we shamed by the procession of truly breathtaking bad stories pertaining to public life in our country? How do you make an unqualified “engineer” the head of engineering... Read more
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Evening Standard
Grace Dent reviews Hotel ChantelleFans of frittering large amounts of time online may have noticed a recent spiri
Grace Dent reviews Hotel Chantelle
Evening Standard / Posted 10 days ago
Fans of frittering large amounts of time online may have noticed a recent spirited Twitter campaign called ‘We Want Plates’. As a woman who has been served my starter suspended from a washing line twice in the past month — jalapeño peppers and then... Read more
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Evening Standard
Meet John Gregory-Smith, the new chef bringing Turkish food to LondonJohn Gregory-Smith was in love with Turkish food even before he met Murat, his
Meet John Gregory-Smith, the new chef bringing Turkish food to London
Evening Standard / Posted 10 days ago
John Gregory-Smith was in love with Turkish food even before he met Murat, his Turkish partner, while standing at the bar of the the Rivington in Shoreditch. His affair with the country started out with holidays there with his father, and is now a... Read more
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iol.co.za
Files expose WWII sex slaveryAFPA museum employee stands on a ladder after hanging a huge image of a Chinese
Files expose WWII sex slavery
iol.co.za / Posted 11 days ago
AFPA museum employee stands on a ladder after hanging a huge image of a Chinese soldier during the Second World War at the Anti-Japanese War Museum in Dayi county in 2005. Picture: Liu Jin Beijing - A 70-year-old petition published on Wednesday... Read more
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