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 2018-09-21 10:00 

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Infrastructure at the heart of Ramaphosa's plan to boost the economy...

President Cyril Ramaphosa promises a 'fundamentally' transformed approach to the rollout of infrastructure projects in his new stimulus package...

 2018-09-21 09:26 

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READ IN FULL: President Ramaphosa's announcement of the economic stimulus package...

President Cyril Ramaphosa announced the highly-anticipated economic stimulus and recovery plan on Friday...

 2018-09-20 23:00 

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Komphela has found his home...

The PSL coach of the month won't settle for complacency from his young squad, and it shows...

 2018-09-20 22:00 

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Anger at blessees is misplaced...

Poverty is a 'sin', yet we deride women who use their bodies to improve their situations...

 2018-09-20 22:00 

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SA watches as brokers fight it out...

Global trends towards lower fees are filtering into the local market, meaning that it's never been this cheap to buy into the JSE...

 2018-09-20 22:00 

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'Jobs premier' Winde wins DA race for top post in Western Cape record...

The DA's selection panel for the WC premier candidate comprises 10 members of its provincial executive and 10 members of the federal executive...

 2018-09-20 22:00 

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Ajay denies he met Jonas...

The Gupta brother's affidavit also states he offered his cellphone records to the former public protector Thuli Madonsela, a claim she rubbishes...

 2018-09-20 22:00 

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MultiChoice now flying solo...

Naspers is no longer reliant on its entertainment business cash flow to support new ventures...

 2018-09-20 22:00 

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Superheroes held in high esteem...

The robed justice crusader and the truth warrior press ombud get joint recognition...

 2018-09-20 22:00 

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Losi's on a mission to rebuild Cosatu...

The first woman president plans to stamp out sexism and recruit members, including former ally Numsa...

 2018-09-20 22:00 

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Editorial: Can cannabis save SA's economy?...

'Fully legalising cannabis will create a new, lucrative industry —one with potential to create jobs'...

 2018-09-20 22:00 

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A rogue Zuma could be catastrophic...

Cyril Ramaphosa's future depends on getting a result above 60% in the upcoming elections...

 2018-09-20 22:00 

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Gareth Prince is still burning to be a lawyer...

During his first court appearance Prince learnt that 'the disrespect and disgust for our indigenous people and our practices were quite apparent'...

 2018-09-20 22:00 

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Activist for a new African narrative...

As a child, books were her escape but later they became the pathway to her profession...

 2018-09-20 22:00 

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Letters to the Editor: September 21 to 27...

Our readers write in about: violence, foreign business, the ICC and Syria...

 2018-09-20 22:00 

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Stoners guide to #dagga judgement: It ain't safe to smoke...

Parliament may define what is a 'private place' and how much cannabis could constitute dealing...

 2018-09-20 22:00 

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Top cop lied to commission, says witness...

Ipid has been asked to investigate perjury charges against a KwaZulu-Natal police general...

 2018-09-20 22:00 

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Moerane commission report a dud...

It failed to recommend that people implicated in the KwaZulu-Natal killings face prosecution...

 2018-09-20 22:00 

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Cyril accused of double standards...

Ramaphosa hits out at Magashule as critics decry his handling of bribery in his camp...

 2018-09-20 22:00 

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Editorial: Let's go down memory lane...

'Two years later, it is still quite a marvel to understand how deep the Guptas' network ran'...

 2018-09-20 22:00 

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Blade gets his man into N West job...

The finance minister has cautioned the transport minister about replacing a seasoned incumbent...

 2018-09-20 22:00 

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'Baker' Brian's Eskom runs short of coal...

The power utility said it was doing everything possible to deal with the coal crisis but the risk of load shedding 'always exists'...

 2018-09-20 22:00 

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Cosatu to command problem unions...

The decision will curb the autonomy of affiliated unions, which has rendered them almost impenetrable to interventions by the federation's leaders...

 2018-09-20 14:25 

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Tribunal implicates apartheid arms embargo violators...

The People's Tribunal was organised by civil society organisations, which said the state had failed to fully investigate allegations of corruption...

 2018-09-20 14:13 

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Moerane Commission: Politicians must take responsibility for KZN's violent culture...

During its more than 12 months of hearings, the Commission heard claims of South African Police Service (SAPS) complicity...

 2018-09-20 13:34 

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SA Reserve Bank keeps repo rate unchanged at 6.5%...

With the repo rate unchanged, the prime lending rate will stay at 10%...

 2018-09-20 12:49 

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PSL blasts R50m Safa-OUTsurance sponsorship deal...

Safa last week announced a five-year sponsorship deal with OUTsurance worth R50 million in a first of its kind match officials sponsorship deal....

 2018-09-20 11:51 

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Botswana fights claims of elephant poaching spree...

Elephants Without Borders claimed two weeks ago that it had discovered at least 87 elephant carcasses during a routine aerial survey...

 2018-09-20 11:07 

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The blistering mommy-wagon...

The Mercedes Benz AMG GLC S 63 4MATIC ticks just about all the right boxes...

 2018-09-20 10:42 

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Tensions rise as EU prepares for final Brexit stretch...

After pitching her Brexit plan to the other EU leaders, British PM Theresa May will leave them to discuss their next steps without her on Thursday...

 2018-09-20 09:31 

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Australia supermarket bans needles amid strawberry crisis...

Police nationwide have received reports of more than 100 alleged incidents of pins and needles...

 2018-09-20 08:43 

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#StateCaptureInquiry: Zondo rebuffs Lynne Brown's cross-examination efforts...

Lynne Brown had applied to cross-examine Jonas based on the deputy finance minister's mention of her in his statement before the commission in August...

 2018-09-20 08:13 

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Radebe vs Gordhan fight to head to Concourt...

Former Transnet board member Seth Radebe says he will now take his fight against Minister Pravin Gordhan all the way to the top...

 2018-09-20 08:06 

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Trollip loses urgent bid to overturn Nelson Mandela Bay ousting...

The United Democratic Movement's Mongameli Bobani therefore remains mayor of Nelson Mandela Bay...

 2018-09-20 07:30 

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Man who called Ramaphosa k-word in video 'mentally unstable' — relative...

In your news round-up: The family of Kessie Nair, who went on a racist tirade in a video clip, has distanced themselves from him...

 2018-09-20 06:25 

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Solidarity, Sasol wait on Mining Charter for clarity...

The trade union and petrochemical company were unable to reach a resolution on Wednesday with the CCMA...

 2018-09-20 06:00 

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Africa is urbanising fast and its leaders are struggling to adapt...

Expanding cities will fundamentally change politics on the continent...

 2018-09-20 05:40 

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Bobi Wine's unlikely hero...

Wine has been tortured —although President Yoweri Museveni has dismissed these reports as 'fake news' —and earned a treason charge for his troubles...

 2018-09-20 05:31 

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Equality Index shines light on queer inclusion in the workplace...

A 2014 study of queer discrimination in the workplace found 53% of queer workers hide who they are at work...

 2018-09-20 05:24 

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Ronaldo sent off but 10-man Juventus ease past Valencia...

A tearful Ronaldo left the pitch in disbelief in the 29th minute, having aimed a petulant kick at Valencia defender Jeison Murillo...

 2018-09-19 22:00 

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Mandela and military force: Its use is determined by the situation...

Christopher Williams reflects on Nelson Mandela's nuanced views on the use of armed force...

 2018-09-19 22:00 

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Show us the data: Bhekisisa responds to the tobacco lobby...

Dear Tisa, you have a point but we've got a reason to be wary....

 2018-09-19 22:00 

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SADC trade deal with EU criticised for not promoting regional economic development...

Supporters of the pact say its programmes provide assistance that facilitate trade...

 2018-09-19 15:40 

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Gupta associate in court battle over Tegeta shares...

Charles King SA approached the court on Thursday last week after hearing that the shares in question were to be sold by Tegeta...

 2018-09-19 14:41 

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Let's cultivate laws for a cannabis industry centred on uplifting the rural poor...

Progressive thinking will help us realise the many opportunities opened up by the legalisation of the drug for private use...

 2018-09-19 14:23 

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#AlexFire: 'The mothers were very involved in their children's lives' teacher...

The teacher of one of the four children that died in a fire in Alexandra says the mothers loved their children and that should not be forgotten...

 2018-09-19 12:46 

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Parents neglect kids to care for themselves...

The four children who died on Sunday after a fire burnt down their home are being remembered by the community and their schools in Alexandra...

 2018-09-19 12:08 

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What's holding up Brexit talks? The Irish issue explained...

The main sticking point in Brexit negotiations is the future of the Irish border once Britain leaves the EU...

 2018-09-19 10:19 

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ANC did not bully Nedbank' — CEO...

Though the ANC did not attempt to browbeat the Nedbank into reversing its decision, 'veiled threats' were made to the bank at a subsequent meeting....

 2018-09-19 10:08 

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The winds of change: MEC Alan Winde is DA W Cape premier candidate...

Alan Winde was competing against provincial leader Bonginkosi Madikizela and DA MP David Maynier for the post...

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