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2014/07/30 12:29
2014/07/30 12:29
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For example, the case of my own country Lesotho, which is considered one of AGOA’s success stories, it takes around 25 days to ship a container from Maseru to the U.S., compared with around 14 days...
2014/07/30 12:29
2014/07/30 12:29
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2014/07/30 09:03
2014/07/30 09:03
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The interior of the country then, on average, was nearly 2ºC colder and this is evidence, climatologists say, that South Africa will be hit hard by global warming. In an academic paper published in...
2014/07/29 14:16
2014/07/29 14:16
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This is the focus of two Research Chairs supported by the South African Research Chairs Initiative. Professor Haroon Bhorat at the University of Cape Town has dedicated his research since 2008 to...
2014/07/28 21:03
2014/07/28 21:03
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Rugby is a game, just a game. But it is also more than just a game. It’s a game that elicits passion and is a breeding ground for the camaraderie that develops between strangers. In essence, it’s a...
2014/07/28 17:31
2014/07/28 17:31
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Excavations at an archaeological site at Kathu in the Northern Cape province of South Africa have produced tens of thousands of Earlier Stone Age artifacts, including hand axes and other tools. These...
Read more at redOrbit, iol.co.za
2014/07/28 02:21
2014/07/28 02:21
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MAHLATSE MPHAHLELE University of Pretoria will be looking for their second successive victory and to extend their lead at the top of the Varsity Cup log when they travel to the Mother City for a date...
2014/07/27 23:21
2014/07/27 23:21
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The University of Cape Town has extended an olive branch to the Higher Education Transformation Network (HETN) after threats of legal action over the new admission policy which seeks to diminish race...
2014/07/25 14:30
2014/07/25 14:30
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Delegates at the 20th International AIDS conference are tackling the issue of law enforcement policies and practices that often undermine the efforts of public health officials to reduce HIV...
2014/07/25 06:34
2014/07/25 06:34
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Steven James Walker, PhD Candidate at the University of Cape Town, pondering the extremely deep Earlier Stone Age archaeological deposits at Kathu Townlands. Photo: Vasa Lukich Cape Town - Sishen in...
2014/07/24 23:04
2014/07/24 23:04
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... the Tim Noakes effect," says Wayne Huxham, manager at Fresh to Go, explaining the vegetable shop's 150% increase in sales of cauliflower since last year. Wealthier consumers have a new appetite...
2014/07/24 16:11
2014/07/24 16:11
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Political circumstances in sub-Saharan Africa and the small size of its middle class have precluded an uprising. 'We did not witness an African Spring, but that does not mean we are safe,' writes...
Read more at Aljazeera, New Zimbabwe
2014/07/24 06:34
2014/07/24 06:34
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Pics: Harrier-hawk's urban takeaway Cape Town - Was it a small plane? Was it Superman? No, actually, this time it was a bird in the form of an African Harrier-hawk that swooped around the heart of...
Read more at iol.co.za, iol.co.za
2014/07/23 19:09
2014/07/23 19:09
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The operation (the 10th of its kind — the first had been performed in South Africa by Christiaan Barnard the previous year) took seven hours. Emerging to meet the press when it was over, Ross had to...
2014/07/23 13:05
2014/07/23 13:05
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Tuberculosis (TB) is an infectious bacterial disease and spreads through the air. When people with pulmonary TB cough, sneeze or spit, they propel the TB germs into the air and a person needs to...
Read more at Op-Ed News, Scoop.co.nz
2014/07/23 10:30
2014/07/23 10:30
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A new series in the medical journal The Lancet says achieving an AIDS-free generation will not be possible unless the human rights of sex workers are recognized. Researchers say sex workers face...
2014/07/23 00:09
2014/07/23 00:09
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Home Affairs vs The Constitution Pierre De Vos teaches Constitutional law at the University of Cape Town Law Faculty, where he serves as deputy dean and as the Claude Leon Foundation Chair in...
2014/07/22 14:15
2014/07/22 14:15
7d
Postgraduate studies are undertaken for a variety of reasons. Some students may wish to embark on a career in academic research. Others may want to enhance their skills, change their career focus or...
2014/07/22 06:15
2014/07/22 06:15
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Society has (hopefully) moved away from a moral and legal view of addiction – that it is a sin or a crime freely chosen by the individual who needs to repent or should be punished. “The modern view,”...
2014/07/22 05:15
2014/07/22 05:15
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There are four main antibiotics for treating TB; but, resistance to these has built up over the years. Multi-drug-resistant TB (MDR-TB) has resistance to the two main antibiotics and extensively...
2014/07/21 22:04
2014/07/21 22:04
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At least 400000 people get TB in South Africa every year and it takes six months to cure it, but some patients do not complete the course of treatment because of its length and frequent side...
2014/07/30 12:29
2014/07/30 12:29
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