Curro ‘racism’ about-turn welcome – IRR

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The Gauteng Department of Education’s ‘embarrassing about-face’ on a supposed racist incident at a Curro school ‘serves as a welcome affirmation that stirring racial antagonism

The wettest season since 1980 has also been one of the dryest

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The period between January and the end of March 2024 has been one of the two wettest seasons in four decades. Although the drought is

Gordhan goes head-to-head with DA’s Gondwe

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Public enterprises minister Pravin Gordhan has got into a war of words with DA MP Dr. Mimmy Gondwe, who objected to his use of public

Alleged thief’s hands chopped off by a pastor

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Dumisani Mahlangu (29), from Vosman near eMalahleni in Mpumalanga, had his hands chopped off with a panga last Wednesday by people who accused him of

16 stages of load shedding – new Nersa code

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The full load shedding programme (minus critical load) is now divided up into stages spanning from stage 1 to stage 16. The National Energy Regulator

Zimbabwe ZiGs and zags, so the Zim dollar is no more

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Zimbabwe is replacing the Zim dollar with a new unit called the ZiG, which is backed by a basket of foreign currency and gold. Central

Will all Japanese have the same surname?

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A study has warned that a law on marital names is driving a process of homogenisation. By 2531, everyone in Japan could have the surname,

President Macron says France ‘could have stopped’ the 1994 Rwanda genocide

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During a speech on Thursday, French president Emmanuel Macron said that France and its allies could have stopped the 1994 genocide in Rwanda, but had

Prosecute South Africans in Israeli army – PSC

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The Palestine Solidarity Committee (PSC) has submitted the name of a South African allegedly serving in the Israel Defence Forces to the police for investigation

Somalia orders Ethiopia’s ambassador out of the country

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On Thursday, the Somali government expelled Ethiopia’s ambassador from the country, and has ordered Ethiopia to close its consulates in the de facto independent regions