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Ruling on religion in public schools should be fought – Christian View Network 

By: African News Agency      29th June 2017 The Christian View Network said on Thursday that the non-promotion of one religion in public schools should be fought as it could inevitably lead... 

Ruling on religion in public schools should be fought – Christian View Network
DA to press Mbete for Zuma no confidence motion decision

DA to press Mbete for Zuma no confidence motion decision

By: News24Wire      29th June 2017 The Democratic Alliance (DA) has requested an urgent meeting with Speaker of Parliament Baleka Mbete to press her on making a decision on a motion... 

Grassroots shareholders celebrate black-controlled manganese mine’s R300m dividend

Grassroots shareholders celebrate black-controlled manganese mine’s R300m dividend

By: Martin Creamer     29th June 2017 Against the background of rising calls for radical economic transformation in South Africa’s mining sector, particularly transformation that... 

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Nelson Mandela 100

How do we understand Nelson Mandela@100?

How do we understand Nelson Mandela@100?

30th May 2018 Professor Raymond Suttner speaks to Polity about how we understand Nelson Mandela at 100. Click here to read the column. 

Graca Machel urges S Africans to live the ‘Madiba way’

Graca Machel urges S Africans to live the ‘Madiba way’

25th May 2018 Graca Machel has called on all South Africans to “live the Madiba way” and she thanked all those who served former Statesman Nelson Mandela.... 

A Poem – Nelson Mandela Centenary (1918 - 2018)

A Poem – Nelson Mandela Centenary (1918 - 2018)

15th May 2018 Nelson Rolihlahla 'Madiba' Mandela walked amongst us not long ago. A man of action forged in the crucible of resistance. 

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South Africa fails to tackle its high foetal alcohol syndrome rate

South Africa fails to tackle its high foetal alcohol syndrome rate

9th September 2015 Although South Africa has the highest foetal alcohol syndrome rate in the world, government’s efforts to address the problem have been inadequate.... 

The judiciary and the executive: at peace, for now

The judiciary and the executive: at peace, for now

9th September 2015 It was a meeting that should probably not have happened, but it did. South Africa’s Chief Justice Mogoeng Mogoeng, his deputy, Judge Dikgang... 

What South Africa will be sacrificing by hosting the Commonwealth Games

What South Africa will be sacrificing by hosting the Commonwealth Games 

8th September 2015 As a sports fan, I was disappointed to find myself thinking more about economics than track-and-field events after hearing that the South African... 

Mining licence controversies continue to jeopardise industry

Mining licence controversies continue to jeopardise industry

8th September 2015 In the midst of a global commodity price bust and a rapid Chinese economic slowdown, South African mining companies are struggling to keep shafts... 

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Annual Report 2013: The state of the world's human rights (August 2013)

20th August 2013 Human rights know no borders. But Amnesty International's 2013 report shows governments are using the excuse of 'internal affairs' in shameful... 

Schedule of Parliament – August 19, 2013

19th August 2013 Schedule of Parliament – August 19, 2013 

Building back better: Sustainable mental health care after emergencies (August 2013)

19th August 2013 Countries have the opportunity to strengthen their mental health care systems in the aftermath of humanitarian emergencies, says a new World Health... 

World health report 2013: Research for universal health coverage (August 2013)

16th August 2013 At the launch of the "World health report 2013: Research for universal health coverage", the World Health Organisation has called on countries to... 

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Eskom: Five busted for copper cable theft

Eskom: Five busted for copper cable theft

4th December 2017 Five suspects have been arrested in Mooinooi next to the Samancor Chrome Mine in the North-West province, for damaging Eskom’s essential... 

SA: Energy on adjustment of fuel prices

SA: Energy on adjustment of fuel prices

4th December 2017 The Department of Energy informs the public of the fuel price adjustments for December 2017. South Africa’s fuel prices are adjusted on a monthly... 

DA: Patricia Kopane says Minister Motsoaledi must clarify placements of medical students

DA: Patricia Kopane says Minister Motsoaledi must clarify placements of medical students

4th December 2017 The DA calls on the Health Minister, Dr Aaron Motsoaledi, to provide adequate clarity regarding the placement of medical students in public... 

AfriForum’s greater Brandwag farm watch receives safety training

AfriForum’s greater Brandwag farm watch receives safety training

4th December 2017 AfriForum’s greater Brandwag farm watch outside Mossel Bay received patrol and self-defence training on 25 November 2017. Almost 120 members of the... 

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Press Offices

Potential Increased Water regulation over fracking – public comments deadline is Monday

11th October 2013 The Minister of Water Affairs has recently issued a notice of her intention to declare the exploration for and/or production of onshore... 

Healthcare: Market inquiry into sector to start in November

10th October 2013 Following our previous announcements on the publication of the draft terms of reference for the Competition Commission's market inquiry into the... 

Setting up an offshore fund: five things you should know

10th October 2013 Demand for offshore investment funds remains high despite the economic downturn. To stay competitive, many South African investment managers have... 

Norton Rose Fulbright rises to 7th strongest legal brand in the world

10th October 2013 Global legal practice Norton Rose Fulbright has been ranked seventh in the Acritas Sharplegal 2013 Global Elite Brand Index – a rise of two places... 

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