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 2022-08-09 06:44 

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Rape is endemic in South Africa. Why the ANC government keeps missing the mark...

South Africa has one of the highest rape statistics in the world, even higher than some countries at war The post Rape is endemic in South Africa. Why the ANC government keeps missing the mark appeared first on The Mail & Guardian ....

 2022-08-09 06:44 

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Rape is endemic in South Africa. Why the ANC government keeps missing the mark...

South Africa has one of the highest rape statistics in the world, even higher than some countries at war The post Rape is endemic in South Africa. Why the ANC government keeps missing the mark appeared first on The Mail & Guardian ....

 2022-08-09 06:31 

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Human rights without handicaps: young, black, gay wheelchair user goes for top rights job at the UN...

South African activist Eddie Ndopu is in line to be the next UN High Commissioner for Human Rights The post Human rights without handicaps: young, black, gay wheelchair user goes for top rights job at the UN appeared first on The Mail & Guardian ....

 2022-08-09 05:00 

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I still reap the rewards of my mother's prayers...

So many strong black women are marginalised and forgotten — and their roles seen as expected and natural The post I still reap the rewards of my mother's prayers appeared first on The Mail & Guardian ....

 2022-08-09 05:00 

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The new Range Rover nears absolute perfection...

Comfort, speed and luxury all make the newest edition of the Range Rover worth all the fuss The post The new Range Rover nears absolute perfection appeared first on The Mail & Guardian ....

 2022-08-08 17:00 

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Tutu Puoane back on the South African stage after two years away...

She may have left South Africa more than 20 years ago, but this jazz singer is still firmly rooted in her heritage The post Tutu Puoane back on the South African stage after two years away appeared first on The Mail & Guardian ....

 2022-08-08 15:43 

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Pandor: Blinken did not come to tell SA to choose sides in the Ukraine-Russia war...

The US secretary of state said that when one country invades another country, sovereignty and independence mattered The post Pandor: Blinken did not come to tell SA to choose sides in the Ukraine-Russia war appeared first on The Mail & Guardian ....

 2022-08-08 15:00 

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Emerging technologies show a clear pathway to ending the age of scarcity...

We have all the tools we need to usher in a new era of superabundance but we need to ditch dying industries such as fossil fuel and livestock fast The post Emerging technologies show a clear pathway to ending the age of scarcity appeared first on The Mail...

 2022-08-08 15:00 

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Malibongwe festival returns with a tribute to women...

Female artists celebrate Women's Day and their achievements in the music world The post Malibongwe festival returns with a tribute to women appeared first on The Mail & Guardian ....

 2022-08-08 13:00 

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Women bright sparks needed in electrical and electronic engineering...

Girls need to be encouraged to study engineering and companies must change their policies to assist women in the field The post Women bright sparks needed in electrical and electronic engineering appeared first on The Mail & Guardian ....

 2022-08-08 13:00 

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Top 10 cookbooks written by phenomenal women...

In celebration of National Women's Day, we've compiled a list of cookbooks written by women you should have on your shelf The post Top 10 cookbooks written by phenomenal women appeared first on The Mail & Guardian ....

 2022-08-08 12:52 

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Why is the Aids conference still held in the Global North?...

Researchers find that 96% of health conferences are in rich countries and only four in 10 attendees are from poorer nations with the highest burden of disease The post Why is the Aids conference still held in the Global North? appeared first on The Mail &...

 2022-08-08 11:21 

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Nomusa Dube-Ncube nominated as new KwaZulu-Natal premier...

ANC says no purge of the provincial cabinet is in the offing The post Nomusa Dube-Ncube nominated as new KwaZulu-Natal premier appeared first on The Mail & Guardian ....

 2022-08-08 10:59 

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How the 'Afternoon Angels' of Gugulethu protect children from homelessness and hunger...

Meet the women in Cape Town's largest township who open their homes to children who have nowhere else to go after school The post How the 'Afternoon Angels' of Gugulethu protect children from homelessness and hunger appeared first on The Mail ...

 2022-08-08 10:00 

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Promote agriculture so that more women are landholders and not labourers...

The inequality is reflected in the statistics: 60% to 80% of smallholder farmers in sub-Saharan Africa are women but only 15% to 20% have rights over the land The post Promote agriculture so that more women are landholders and not labourers appeared first...

 2022-08-08 10:00 

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One movie, two takes: Good luck to you, Leo Grande...

Brave, entertaining and hopeful, this British sex comedy-drama delivers 97 very well-spent minutes The post One movie, two takes: Good luck to you, Leo Grande appeared first on The Mail & Guardian ....

 2022-08-08 09:00 

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South Africa to brace itself for new VW Golf 8 R and Tiguan R...

The Tiguan R arrives in October but you'll just need to exercise a bit of patience for the Golf 8 R, which arrives in early 2023 The post South Africa to brace itself for new VW Golf 8 R and Tiguan R appeared first on The Mail & Guardian ....

 2022-08-08 08:30 

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Former Man Utd star Giggs goes on trial for assault...

The 48-year-old, who until recently served as coach of Wale, has pleaded not guilty to the charges, which carry a maximum jail term of five years The post Former Man Utd star Giggs goes on trial for assault appeared first on The Mail & Guardian ....

 2022-08-08 07:01 

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US secretary of state Antony Blinken's visit aims to reset relations with South Africa...

Given South Africa's leadership role, it's an ideal location for the Secretary to deliver a speech announcing and describing the US strategy toward sub-Saharan Africa The post US secretary of state Antony Blinken's visit aims to reset relation...

 2022-08-08 06:52 

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Metalworkers' union saga revives investment company row...

The leader of the South African Federation of Trade Unions has warned that 'business unionism' would set the labour movement on 'the road to hell' The post Metalworkers' union saga revives investment company row appeared first on The M...

 2022-08-08 06:30 

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Looking back at Usher's best songs...

Usher's 'My Way' turns 25 this year. We count some of our favourite songs from the R&B superstar The post Looking back at Usher's best songs appeared first on The Mail & Guardian ....

 2022-08-08 06:24 

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Second Media Launch for 5th annual BIO Africa Convention...

Members of the media are invited to this historic media conference The post Second Media Launch for 5th annual BIO Africa Convention appeared first on The Mail & Guardian ....

 2022-08-08 05:00 

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Kenyan police impunity 'heightens risk of election violence'...

Police impunity heightens risk of violence as Kenyans go to the polls The post Kenyan police impunity 'heightens risk of election violence' appeared first on The Mail & Guardian ....

 2022-08-08 05:00 

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Book extract: 'A Russian on Commando' in the Boer War...

In January 1900, a young Russian officer, Yevgeny Avgustus, 'galvanised by the daring of the Boers to take on imperial Britain', set off to fight in the Second Boer War. A Russian on Commando is his vivid eyewitness account of events on the Natal ...

 2022-08-08 05:00 

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Gender equality is good for everyone...

When human capital is more diverse and more representative, companies are more creative, more sustainable and more profitable The post Gender equality is good for everyone appeared first on The Mail & Guardian ....

 2022-08-07 07:00 

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Cost of funerals in South Africa a grave concern...

With the cost of living rising, many families can't afford to bury their loved ones and assistance is needed The post Cost of funerals in South Africa a grave concern appeared first on The Mail & Guardian ....

 2022-08-07 05:00 

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Will the ANC's bones come together to bring it new life?...

Analysis of the the resolutions taken at the party's policy talks show it will take good leadership and bold action to restore the ANC The post Will the ANC's bones come together to bring it new life? appeared first on The Mail & Guardian ....

 2022-08-07 05:00 

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Domestic workers the thread linking Mary Sibande and Dorothy Kay two artists born a century apart...

Dreaming Invisible Connections, a exhibition by postmodernist Mary Sibande and classical painter Dorothy Kay, highlights the domestic worker - in different ways The post Domestic workers the thread linking Mary Sibande and Dorothy Kay two artists born a c...

 2022-08-06 17:00 

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Indulge in the Loading Bay's ethical food...

The restaurant, which encourages regenerative farming, is tucked away in Cape Town's De Waterkant. The post Indulge in the Loading Bay's ethical food appeared first on The Mail & Guardian ....

 2022-08-06 10:00 

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Why medical research is leaving poor countries behind...

Information is collected in wealthy countries and nine out of 10 people in low- and middle-income countries can't get safe, affordable and timely surgery The post Why medical research is leaving poor countries behind appeared first on The Mail & Guard...

 2022-08-06 07:00 

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Inform people about climate change to reduce conflict, violence with migrants in South Africa...

The country is ill-equipped to respond to the devastation caused by the climate crisis and must develop mitigation strategies The post Inform people about climate change to reduce conflict, violence with migrants in South Africa appeared first on The Mail...

 2022-08-06 05:00 

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Hlophe cases highlight difficulty in holding judges to account...

The problems within the judicial misconduct system have been made clear in a matter that is still far from the finish line after 14 years The post Hlophe cases highlight difficulty in holding judges to account appeared first on The Mail & Guardian ....

 2022-08-06 05:00 

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Khaya Koko: Please throw a squealing pig at Danny Jordaan and Nathi Mthethwa...

When the winning Banyana Banyana team returned, the Safa president and sports minister claimed their share of the victory The post Khaya Koko: Please throw a squealing pig at Danny Jordaan and Nathi Mthethwa appeared first on The Mail & Guardian ....

 2022-08-05 22:00 

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Down to a vine art: Best of Wine Tourism and Ambassador Awards 2022...

A new generation of South African winemakers and curators are keeping the region on the world stage. The post Down to a vine art: Best of Wine Tourism and Ambassador Awards 2022 appeared first on The Mail & Guardian ....

 2022-08-05 17:00 

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Exhibitions in three Johannesburg buildings give historical context to city life...

Three buildings in the inner city, now transformed into affordable housing units, commemorate their history The post Exhibitions in three Johannesburg buildings give historical context to city life appeared first on The Mail & Guardian ....

 2022-08-05 15:56 

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Matatiele council to probe mayor's alleged misuse of funds to attend ANC conference...

Move comes after a councillor from an opposition party filed an urgent motion to look into the allegations The post Matatiele council to probe mayor's alleged misuse of funds to attend ANC conference appeared first on The Mail & Guardian ....

 2022-08-05 15:00 

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What the Fica? South Africa's possible greylisting in black and white...

South Africa's banks and the treasury must address legal loopholes and weaknesses by October or face greylisting by global money laundering watchdog The post What the Fica? South Africa's possible greylisting in black and white appeared first on T...

 2022-08-05 15:00 

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Yes, I'm a feminist Shout it out loud!...

Feminism is an unpopular term, but it was the feminists who fought for womxn's rights and won crucial victories for them The post Yes, I'm a feminist Shout it out loud! appeared first on The Mail & Guardian ....

 2022-08-05 15:00 

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Why anger erupted against the UN peacekeeping force in the DRC...

The Monusco's failure to protect civilians against violent attacks and the lack of action from the government are among the factors fuelling people's rage The post Why anger erupted against the UN peacekeeping force in the DRC appeared first on Th...

 2022-08-05 14:41 

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Sihle Zikalala resigns as KwaZulu-Natal premier, after losing the contest for provincial chair...

ANC KZN says it accepted his resignation with 'pain and difficulty' as Zikalala was 'doing a good job' The post Sihle Zikalala resigns as KwaZulu-Natal premier, after losing the contest for provincial chair appeared first on The Mail & Gua...

 2022-08-05 14:10 

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Inquiry to start into Ramaphosa's fitness to hold office...

Speaker Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula has endorsed a motion in terms of Section 89 of the Constitution on the removal of the president. The post Inquiry to start into Ramaphosa's fitness to hold office appeared first on The Mail & Guardian ....

 2022-08-05 14:00 

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Athlete, 10, could miss out on championships in Portugal...

The biathle, Esona Sekeleni, and her mother have turned to crowdfunding and selling raffle tickets to raise the necessary funds The post Athlete, 10, could miss out on championships in Portugal appeared first on The Mail & Guardian ....

 2022-08-05 13:00 

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People living with HIV are at high risk of non-communicable diseases...

Keeping them healthy necessitates an revolution in health systems and how they are financed, especially in poorer communities The post People living with HIV are at high risk of non-communicable diseases appeared first on The Mail & Guardian ....

 2022-08-05 13:00 

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Objects of Desire: 2022 Hottest Brands...

The release of Lyst's Top 10 Hottest Brands of 2022 thus far has surprised fashion and design enthusiasts alike. The top five are dominated by giants Gucci, Balenciaga, and Prada while some designers are surprise breakthroughs into the top 10. The pos...

 2022-08-05 11:18 

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Zama zamas and foreigners the perfect scapegoats as East and West Rand erupt in fiery rage...

Zama zamas and foreigners have been made fall guys for the ills in our societies but ultimately politicians will have to take responsibility for their failings The post Zama zamas and foreigners the perfect scapegoats as East and West Rand erupt in fiery ...

 2022-08-05 10:55 

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Slots at Sportingbet!...

Slots is here with SA's Largest Sportsbook The post Slots at Sportingbet! appeared first on The Mail & Guardian ....

 2022-08-05 10:00 

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Kia's Carnival for the entire family...

As far as multipurpose vehicles go, Kia's new vehicle cuts an impressive pose The post Kia's Carnival for the entire family appeared first on The Mail & Guardian ....

 2022-08-05 10:00 

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Domestic workers the thread linking artists Mary Sibande and Dorothy Kay...

Dreaming Invisible Connections, a exhibition by postmodernist Mary Sibande and classical painter Dorothy Kay, highlights the domestic worker - in different ways The post Domestic workers the thread linking artists Mary Sibande and Dorothy Kay appeared fir...

 2022-08-05 09:45 

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Kagiso residents turn violent, assault people accused of illegal mining, crime...

One person was killed, while others were stripped naked and beaten by groups, who also barricaded roads and searched abandoned mines The post Kagiso residents turn violent, assault people accused of illegal mining, crime appeared first on The Mail & Guard...

 2022-08-05 08:14 

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Black Industrialists and Exporters Conference...

A clarion call to accelerate economic transformation The post Black Industrialists and Exporters Conference appeared first on The Mail & Guardian ....

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