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20 September 2014
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    19 September 2014
    Number of murders up by 5% to 17 068, numbers of residential robberies up 7.4% to 19 284 Read more »
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    19 September 2014
    RW Johnson says we still do not know whether the DA sides with Renate Barnard or against her Read more »
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    19 September 2014
    Loammi Wolf examines the athlete's rights under section 35(3)(c) of the Bill of Rights Read more »
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    21 September 2014
    And four other of the top stories on Alec Hogg's business news website, September 21 2014 Read more »
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    19 September 2014
    The front page lead of SA's largest daily newspaper, September 19 2014 Read more »
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    18 September 2014
    And four other of the top stories on Alec Hogg's business news website, September 18 2014 Read more »
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    20 September 2014
    Johan Retief dismisses journalist's complaint, says newspaper passed the test of reasonableness in publishing extract from Mzilikazi wa Afrika's book (Sept 12) Read more »
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    21 September 2014
    DA MP says metro's sponsorship of concert flies in the face of COGTA minister Pravin Gordhan's ‘back to basics' campaign Read more »
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    20 September 2014
    Fighters say company reportedly transferred R1,23bn in commission fees to a Bermuda subsidiary Read more »
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    21 September 2014
    Gwede Mantashe cautions against further actions by a fringe group committed to undermining democracy Read more »
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    21 September 2014
    DA PL notes with contempt NEC's call for Parliament to protect President and DP from further humiliation and embarrassment Read more »
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    20 September 2014
    DA MP says that she, like many other South Africans, has recently had the misfortune of being made to feel alien in the country she calls home (Sept 18) Read more »
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    21 September 2014
    SAPS national commissioner says total number of cases registered from 17 serious crimes reported by the community reduced marginally by 0,04% Read more »
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    20 September 2014
    FF Plus MP says register of MPs' interests reveals how the ruling party has turned political power into personal prosperity Read more »
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    20 September 2014
    Ian Beddowes says there is a well-co-ordinated destabilisation campaign being waged in SA by the DA and its right-wing allies Read more »
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    20 September 2014
    Bonakele Majuba says the NUMSA President's claim that the Party is leading a cover-up is baseless Read more »
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    20 September 2014
    Gareth Newham says success of the 2009/10 Gauteng Aggravated Robbery Strategy illustrates what can be done Read more »
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    20 September 2014
    DA MP says the number of deaths as a result of murder is what one would expect to be reported from a country at war Read more »
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    20 September 2014
    Brett Herron says that while the City succeeded on one level, the court order severely restricts its ability to place information in public domain Read more »
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    20 September 2014
    Organisation says public broadcaster's reversal proof of the power of civil society Read more »
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    17 September 2014
    Wendy Kahn writes on the group's bullying protest outside of the SAJBD Gauteng's twenty years of democracy conference Read more »
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    17 September 2014
    Monessa Shapiro responds to the Alliance statement that the foundation of Israel was a 'crime against humanity' (not its actions) Read more »
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  • IN DEPTH ANALYSIS
    Tony Leon writes on how the DA can avoid the road to irrelevance Read more »
     
    Irina Filatova says the West has proven unwilling and unable to protect the territorial integrity of that country Read more »
     
    Paul Trewhela says the rhetoric being employed by the Deputy Minister against the PP has a deadly history Read more »
     
    RW Johnson on the ConCourt's shameful ruling in the Renate Barnard case, and the DA's non-reaction to it Read more »
     
    Andrew Donaldson on the South African govt's pathetic grovelling at the feet of the Chinese Read more »