Good day for DA, IFP in by-elections

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Eighteen by-elections were held in KwaZulu-Natal and the Western Cape on Wednesday, with the DA and IFP each having a good day and gaining a

Competition Commission mulls making tech firms help SA media

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The Competition Commission is considering creating a fund for big global technology firms such as Meta Platforms and Google to assist under-pressure South African media

Louisiana classrooms must display Ten Commandments − new law

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Republican-led Louisiana has become the first US state to compel public schools to display a post of the Ten Commandments in every classroom. According to

Rand strengthens to below R18 to the dollar

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As President Cyril Ramaphosa was sworn in for a second term in Pretoria yesterday, the rand strengthened to below R18 to the dollar, dipping below

Heiress gives away €25 million

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Thirty-two-year-old Marlene Engelhorn, a descendant of the founder of the major German chemical and pharmaceutical company BASF, is giving away the bulk of her inheritance

Mysterious monolith found in Nevada

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A mysterious monolith has been found in the US state of Nevada. The structure was discovered by local police who were engaged in a search-and-rescue

Bloomberg reports positive market sentiment on GNU-led SA

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Bloomberg News reports that stock market reaction to the formation of a government of national unity in South Africa’s suggests “investors are turning positive on

China should incur “cost” for backing Putin’s Ukraine war – Nato chief

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Nato head Jens Stoltenberg says that, unless it changes its ways, China should face consequences for supporting Russia’s war in Ukraine. Stoltenberg told the BBC

Frost discovered on Martian mountains

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Morning frost has been discovered forming on mountains on Mars, something that was previously believed to be impossible. Scientists have confirmed that morning frost –

Young leaders recognised in DearSA Young Leaders Awards 2024

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Five young South Africans in politics, civic activism, philanthropy, business and media have been given DearSA Young Leaders Awards in recognition of their contribution to