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30 January 2015
Minister says contrary to Medical Parole Advisory Board's recommendation only an inmate with malignant cancer stage lV qualifies for medical parole Read more »
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    30 January 2015
    Anthea Jeffery says comments by the SACP and Minister Ngoako Ramatlhodi on the MPRDA Bill are worrying Read more »
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    29 January 2015
    Decision to place six white children in single predominantly black Grade R class condemned by SA's leading racial thought leaders Read more »
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    30 January 2015
    "Priscilla took her husband back - from the grave" - front page lead, January 30 2015 Read more »
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    30 January 2015
    Cathy Buckle says Zimbabwe is again completely paralyzed while the country's leaders fight for their own political survival Read more »
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    29 January 2015
    And four other of the top stories on Alec Hogg's business news website, January 29 2015 Read more »
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    30 January 2015
    Cornelius Jansen van Rensburg says proposal will establish the principal that govt could limit the ownership of assets in general Read more »
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    30 January 2015
    Body, established by Legal Pratice Act, tasked with making rules relating to attorneys and advocates over next two years Read more »
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    30 January 2015
    Neeshan Balton questions whether practice of separate classrooms for different races is consistent with licence conditions that dept grants Read more »
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    29 January 2015
    DA MP says SOE incurred R359m in losses during recent strike, it is projected to lose a further R1,3bn in this financial year Read more »
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    29 January 2015
    JP Smith says in almost all instances suspensions occur only when drivers have been caught participating in illegal street races Read more »
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    29 January 2015
    Dianne Kohler Barnard says police minister has implicity conceded he acted unlawfully by suspending Hawks boss Read more »
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    29 January 2015
    DA MPL says 76-year-old pensioner was told by the hospital that they did not have her blood pressure and water tablets Read more »
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    29 January 2015
    DA MPL says Joseph Semitjie's testimony at trial was that then Gauteng MEC had ordered him to speed, as he was late for a meeting Read more »
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    29 January 2015
    NWC calls for investigation of SOE's tendering, says it backs NUMSA's minimum wage campaign Read more »
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    29 January 2015
    Gwede Mantashe says there will also be compulsory declaration of land holdings by the propertied class (Jan 28 ) Read more »
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    29 January 2015
    Police minister says action must be taken against suspended Hawks head for his role in illegal renditions (Jan 29) Read more »
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    29 January 2015
    Kameel Premhid on the judicial appointment process post-1994 Read more »
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  • IN DEPTH ANALYSIS
    James Myburgh examines the relative performance of the private and state school sectors Read more »
     
    DA leader says the Zuma-ites have now kneecapped the Anti-Corruption Task Team Read more »
     
    Paul Trewhela examines the Party's response to the mass killings Read more »
     
    Mark D Young says critics of the former President forget what the circumstances were in the late 1980s, and what the alternative was Read more »