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25 October 2014
Andrew Donaldson says President Jacob Zuma should perhaps "wake-up" to what is going on in the southern Cape town Read more »
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    24 October 2014
    DA MP says the national police commissioner's stunning achievements apparently include time travel Read more »
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    23 October 2014
    James Myburgh examines the claims made in the organisation's recent report on food insecurity in SA Read more »
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    22 October 2014
    RW Johnson responds to Jonathan Jansen's article "Meritocracy is still a myth" Read more »
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    24 October 2014
    Justice Piitso says the union's immediate task is to lead the political and socio economic struggle of the working class during the second phase Read more »
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    24 October 2014
    "Sangoma's sacrifice heads for the cooking pot..." - front page lead, October 24 2014 Read more »
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    24 October 2014
    Board says depositing of pigs' heads has long been a tactic of those wanting to offend and intimidate the Jewish community Read more »
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    24 October 2014
    Siphakamise Ngxowa says meat in store is not clean, it is sold by hands dripping with the blood of Palestinian children Read more »
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    23 October 2014
    And four other of the top stories on Alec Hogg's business news website, October 23 2014 Read more »
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    24 October 2014
    Party says readers of the paper could be forgiven for believing the ANC, and indeed SA, was a faction ridden amorphous mess in a state of perpetual crisis Read more »
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    24 October 2014
    Office of the Chief Whip says Parliament cannot merely rubber-stamp the reports of the PP without question, as demanded by the opposition Read more »
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    24 October 2014
    DA CFE says organs of state must implement recommendations, unless there are rational grounds for not doing so Read more »
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    24 October 2014
    DA MP says judgment also orders the SABC Board to commence with disciplinary proceedings Read more »
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    24 October 2014
    FF Plus MP says that having only joined the police in 2012 it is a bit early to honour national commissioner for ten years of service Read more »
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    24 October 2014
    On November 7 union will be given an opportunity to motivate why it should not be suspended or expelled from Federation Read more »
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    24 October 2014
    Songezo Mjongile says Party also does not know who is behind "Twitter ANC Branch" account distributing the offensive images Read more »
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    24 October 2014
    DA MP says Minister of Human Settlements Lindiwe Sisulu must explain her recent comments that her dept was involved in development Read more »
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    24 October 2014
    Federation says massive reduction in the budget deficit from 4.1% in 2014 to 2.5% by 2017 is achieved through real spending cuts Read more »
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    24 October 2014
    Louis Meintjes says state-owned land should be sold off to help finance the deficit Read more »
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    Andrew Donaldson reviews "A Man of Good Hope", Jonny Steinberg's book on the Somali experience in South Africa Read more »
     
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    Full text of letter from top academics and experts raising their grave concern over documentary "Rwanda: The untold story" (Oct 12) Read more »
     
    Neil Emerick says govt interference has cost us dearly, with our post-2009 GDP growth averaging just 1.9% a year Read more »