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ENERGY
 
Telecommunications giant MTN this week unveiled Africa’s first concentrating solar cooling plant, paving the way for South African companies to adopt...
Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan
Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan
 
Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan appointed four close allies as ministers on Wednesday, with sources saying two of them would shore up his power base in...
Apartheid death-squad leader Eugene de Kock
Apartheid death-squad leader Eugene de Kock
 
Apartheid death-squad leader Eugene de Kock, dubbed 'Prime Evil' for his role in the torture and murder of black South African activists in the 1980s and...
 
Dutch troops have joined a UN peacekeeping mission in Mali to meet a growing security threat from the region to the Netherlands, and Europe as a whole that...
 
Leaders of the Brics nations will launch their long-awaited development bank at a summit next week and decide whether the headquarters should be in Shanghai...
Communications Minister Faith Muthambi
Communications Minister Faith Muthambi
 
Controversial acting SABC chief operations officer Hlaudi Motsoeneng has been appointed permanently, the public broadcaster reported on Wednesday....
 
 
 
 
Professor Raymond Suttner
Professor Raymond Suttner
 
 
SUTTNER'S VIEW
Professor Raymond Suttner
Professor Raymond Suttner
Best-selling author Amanda Prowse
Best-selling author Amanda Prowse
 
 
AUTHOR INTERVIEW
Public Protector Thuli Madonsela
Public Protector Thuli Madonsela
Al Jazeera detained journalists
Al Jazeera detained journalists
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Green economic growth is constructed around six main sectors: green or renewables energies; green and energy-efficient buildings; clean transportation;...

 

Government’s proposed retirement reforms, including those relating to preservation of savings, are aimed at ensuring that pension fund members are...

 

Democracy relies on the premise of regular elections that are conducted in a free and fair manner. “The minimal definition of democracy suggests...

 

New research on the trade policies of each of the BRICS countries, using the World Trade Organization (WTO) as a frame of reference, is now available...

 

This article documents the labor issues in Indonesian plantations focusing on how changes in agrarian capitalism and state regulation have affected...

 

This 47-page Human Rights Watch report profiles 17 Syrian women who are now refugees in Turkey. Through...

 
 
 
 
 
 
South Africa has a dual agricultural economy consisting of well-developed commercial farmers and many more subsistence-based smallholder farmers. Both of...
Professor Raymond Suttner
Professor Raymond Suttner
 
Building non-racialism is one of the values of South Africa’s democratic constitution.  But it is not something that will be realised overnight, and what...
 
INSTITUTE FOR SECURITY STUDIES
 
Burundi has enjoyed a short period of peace since 2010, but this could turn out to be the lull before the storm. Recent events paint a picture of growing...
Professor Raymond Suttner
Professor Raymond Suttner
 
 
SUTTNER'S VIEW
 
In this episode of Suttner's View, researcher and analyst Professor Raymond Suttner discusses the need for constitutionalism and legality to be defended.
Professor Raymond Suttner
Professor Raymond Suttner
 
Researcher and analyst Professor Raymond Suttner speaks to Polity's Motshabi Hoaeane about ethics, understanding and passion
 
On 06 April 2014, Nigeria supplanted South Africa as the largest economy in Africa. This occurred after a rebasing calculation increased Nigeria’s Gross...
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Intellectual Property Law
 
Intellectual Property Law
 
Intellectual Property Law
GARETH HOWARD Coastal areas desperately require enhanced protection
GARETH HOWARD Coastal areas desperately require enhanced protection
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Best-selling author Amanda Prowse
Best-selling author Amanda Prowse
 
 
AUTHOR INTERVIEW
Professor in Political Science Shireen Hassim
Professor in Political Science Shireen Hassim
Prof Shireen Hassim's new book 'The ANC Women's League'
Prof Shireen Hassim's new book 'The ANC Women's League'
Justice Edwin Cameron
Justice Edwin Cameron
 
 
AUTHOR INTERVIEW
Author Michiel Heyns
Author Michiel Heyns
 
 
AUTHOR INTERVIEW
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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