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22 October 2014
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    22 October 2014
    Finance minister says that if govt is to avoid reducing expenditure in real terms, about R15bn a year in additional revenue will need to be brought in Read more »
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    21 October 2014
    Paul Trewhela on the role played by the late British journalist in suppressing the truth about the 1977 Nitista massacre in Angola Read more »
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    22 October 2014
    And four other of the top stories on Alec Hogg's business news website, October 22 2014 Read more »
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    22 October 2014
    "Cops rescue woman who wanted to use magic to steal her boss' hubby..." - front page lead, October 22 2014 Read more »
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    22 October 2014
    Federation says Finance Minister must make clear that his mandate and responsibility is to advance the NDR and implement the Freedom Charter Read more »
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    22 October 2014
    DA MPL also says surgery at hospital had to be moved from the Block 3 theatre because of water pouring from the ceiling on Monday this week Read more »
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    22 October 2014
    Marius Redelinghuys says violence against women, in any form and for any reason, is never acceptable Read more »
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    22 October 2014
    DA MP says officials blamed increase on irregular expenditure incurred over the last 3 years, but only disclosed now Read more »
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    22 October 2014
    Organisations say no radical transformation of the economy for the second transition towards a more democratic and just SA in MTBPS Read more »
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    22 October 2014
    DA MP says that despite first putting it to the organisation on October 24 2012 he has yet to receive the information requested Read more »
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    22 October 2014
    DA MP says Chapter 9 institutions should be funded directly by parliament Read more »
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    22 October 2014
    Minister says young adults should rather take advantage of Government Finance Linked Subsidy Programme Read more »
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    22 October 2014
    Fighters say ANC MPs trying to delegitimise Thuli Madonsela's work in an effort to protect the President Read more »
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    22 October 2014
    Fighters welcome decision of FState DoE to fire principal of Wilgehof Primary over Malema monkey pictures Read more »
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