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Analysts at the Institute of Race Relations (IRR) believe that a list said to contain the names of farms that are to be targeted for land expropriation without compensation is "legitimate". "While we note the statement by the Department of Rural Development and Land Reform that 'there is no truth to this document, the IRR, whose analysts have had sight of the list, has every reason to believe it is legitimate," campaign manager Terence Corrigan...
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Ramaphosa Proposes Sovereign Wealth Fund To Boost Economic Growth

President Cyril Ramaphosa has proposed setting up a sovereign wealth fund to help boost economic...
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SITA Apologizes For System Failure At All Government Departments

The State Information Technology Agency (SITA) apologised to citizens for the system failure that occurred...
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‘Mark Minnie Feared For His Life’ But No Foul Play Suspected Yet

The woman who edited the controversial book The Lost Boys of Bird Island says that co-author Mark Minnie feared...
The father in the 'Springs Monster case' viewed from the back in court.

‘Springs Monster Trial’ Scheduled For Thursday

The Gauteng High Court, Pretoria will on Thursday deliver its verdict in the high profile...
President Ramaphosa launches the 'Sanitation Appropriate for Education' Initiative.

Ramaphosa Launches ‘Sanitation Appropriate For Education’ Initiative

President Cyril Ramaphosa says government has partnered with the private sector to eradicate pit toilets...
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New Water Filtration Plant Will Take Old Mutual Cape Town Off The Grid

More corporates are looking at innovative ways to cut back on their water use. A Pinelands-based...
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FAWU Marches Against Illicit Tobacco Trading

The Food and Allied Workers Union and other civil organisations will invade the streets of...
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Mark Minnie, Co-Author Of ‘The Lost Boys Of Bird Island’ Found Dead

Mark Minnie, co-author of the controversial book The Lost Boys of Bird Island, which details...
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Cops Arrested For Torture and Murder Of Suspect

Three KwaZulu-Natal policemen have been arrested for the torture and murder of a man in...
The collapsed Morandi Bridge is seen in the Italian port city of Genoa.

Italian Motorway Bridge Collapses In Port City Of Genoa

A motorway bridge collapsed on Tuesday over the northern Italian port city of Genoa, killing dozens of people according to the local ambulance service,...
A bed net treated with pyrethroid insecticide and pyriproxyfen, an insect growth regulator, is seen hanging up in a living space in Burkina Faso.

New Net To Prevent Spread Of Malaria

A bed net designed to kill insecticide-resistant mosquitoes could prevent millions of cases of malaria across sub-Saharan Africa, scientists have found. A two-year clinical trial in Burkina...
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11 Year Old Boy Hacks Into Replica US Voting Site

An 11-year-old boy managed to hack into a replica of Florida’s election results website in 10 minutes and change names and tallies during a...
New Zimbabwean President Emmerson Mnangagwa addresses thousands of people at the Heroes Day commemoration in Harare.

Mnangagwa: Zimbabwe Will Not Reverse Land Reform

Zimbabwe's president-elect, Emmerson Mnangagwa, said his government would not reverse the country’s controversial land reform programme hence owners must fully make use of it and enhance...

39 Dead As Monsoon Floods Devastate Indian State Of Kerala

Floods in India's southern state of Kerala have claimed 39 lives and caused a loss of 1.1 billion dollars, officials said on Monday, as...

Italy Asks Britain To Take In Migrant Rescue Boat With Gibraltar Flag

Britain should take in 141 migrants aboard a charity-run rescue boat because the vessel is registered in the British holding of Gibraltar, Italian Transport...
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New Net to Prevent Malaria Spread Millions of cases of malaria could be prevented by a new type of mosquito net, according to new research. A two-year clinical trial in the West African country of...
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Study: 73.5% Of South African Households ‘Financially Unwell’

Research by Momentum and Unisa shows that 73.5% of SA households were "financially unwell" in 2017. The research found that, while some households did very...
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Economic Turbulence Hits Crude Oil

Crude slid to the lowest in seven weeks as economic turbulence in Turkey and the strengthening greenback heightened concerns about global oil demand. Futures...
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Rand Drops To Weakest Level This Year

The rand suffered big losses last week and on Friday slid to its worst level this year against the dollar. On Friday afternoon the rand...
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Beware: Failing To File Tax Returns Is A Criminal Offence

Failing to submit a tax return can result in a criminal record for non-compliant taxpayers. Last month the South African Revenue Service (SARS) published the...

Motsepe’s ARC To Own SA’s First Black-Owned Bank

Radio 702 | TymeDigital CEO Sandile Shabalala says the aim of South Africa’s first black-owned commercial bank will be to service the underserved sector and to...
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"Boring bonehead questions are not cool. Next?" Tesla chief Elon Musk complained in May, shortly before shutting down questions from Wall Street. The now-infamous conference...

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