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5 min ago | Iol.co.za
It's less than three months to go until Gill Marcus's term expires as South African central bank governor, with no word on whether she will remain in her post.
4 hrs ago | Inhabitat
Shipping containers are commonly seen on the backs of trucks all over the world, but few of us are accustomed to seeing them in our schools ! You can find them for sale in Perth, New York, London, Cape Town, and just about any other major town or city throughout the world, and their durability makes them ideal for long-term building projects.
8 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com
Following rave reviews and rapturous responses, Standard Bank Ovation Award winner UNDERMINED returns to Kalk Bay Theatre for a limited season from 26 to 30 August.
12 hrs ago | Iol.co.za
The City of Cape Town on Friday denied giving Sanral an undertaking to keep proposed tariffs on the contested N1 and N2 highway tolls confidential until a tender to operate it had been awarded.
14 hrs ago | Iol.co.za
Rioters ran through the smoke carrying cases of Coca-Cola after looting a wholesaler in Marikana, Philippi, on Friday morning as the area once again flared into violence while evictions were under way.
16 hrs ago | Walta Information Centre
Addis Ababa, 22 August 2014 - Clean energy investment in sub-Saharan Africa is likely to rise from US$5.9 billion in 2014 to $7.7 billion in 2016, according to analysts.
Cape Town, South Africa, based rental and technical production company, Ultra Events has completed its first purchase of Robe ROBIN Pointe moving lights with a delivery of 12 units from Robe's South African distributor DWR Distribution, to be followed by another 12. Ultra's owner and founder Costa Champanis first saw Pointes at the 2013 Mediatech ... (more)
Wherever you are in India, you're never far from a tea vendor peddling chai, a sweet, milky tea, from trays of steaming glasses.
Former Wall Street trader Paul Newman had been searching for the right home for a long time.
Mr Zuma was responding to allegations that he had "unduly benefitted" from an upgrade to his private home in Nkandla which cost taxpayers about $23m .
Got six months to spare to travel the world? Upscale line Oceania Cruises has begun taking bookings for another epic, 180-day voyage that includes stops in South America, Africa and Asia.
President Jacob Zuma met representatives of civil society, trade unions, and the ANC Youth League to discuss support for Palestine, lobby group Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions SA said on Thursday.
"The intention of this policy framework is to ensure that educational institutions recognise and promote integration, a culture of human rights, unity in diversity, as well as human dignity," he said.
Metrorail has urged commuters to take a stand against vandals who continued to "sabotage" infrastructure.
A panel is to be set up to find a way to stop racist remarks and hate speech making their way on to the websites of Independent News & Media, while striking a balance with the right to freedom of speech.
Finally I reached Cape of Good Hope! I had reached the end of the African continent.
Updated: Fri Aug 22, 2014 09:20 pm
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