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AFP Fact Check: No, Victoria Falls has not run dry

AFP Fact Check: No, Victoria Falls has not run dry

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African chefs’ innovative interpretations of traditional tastes

This festive season you can delight your guests with some delicious dishes

12.12.2019

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Newcastle experiences load-shedding for the first time amid Eskom court battle

Newcastle residents are no longer having candlelit dinner by choice.

12.12.2019

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Teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg named Time magazine's Person of the Year - SABC News - Breaking news, special reports, world, business, sport coverage of all South African current events. Africa's news leader.

The United Nations Secretary-General has congratulated Swedish teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg after she was named Time magazine’s Person of the Year for 2019.

11.12.2019

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Climate activist Greta Thunberg is Time's 2019 person of the year

Climate activist Greta Thunberg is Time's 2019 person of the year

11.12.2019

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IN PICTURES: Preventing Day Zero in the Northern and Eastern Cape

IN PICTURES: Preventing Day Zero in the Northern and Eastern Cape

11.12.2019

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Climate pledges 'misleading', Greta Thunberg tells UN meet

Climate pledges 'misleading', Greta Thunberg tells UN meet

AgMyFokGreta! Kry 'n fokken lewe!

11.12.2019

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Greta Thunberg named Person of the Year by Time magazine

'We can't just continue living as if there was no tomorrow, because there is a tomorrow. That is all we are saying,' Thunberg told Time.

11.12.2019

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Greta Thunberg is Time Magazine’s person of the year, and the climate is glad

“We can’t just continue living as if there is no tomorrow, because there is a tomorrow.”

11.12.2019

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Climate activist Greta Thunberg is Time’s 2019 person of the year

11.12.2019

Abalone drying plant discovered in Cape Town - SABC News - Breaking news, special reports, world, business, sport coverage of all South African current events. Africa's news leader.

Abalone drying plant discovered in Cape Town via SABCNewsOnline

11.12.2019

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🔥 Hot off the press: “eNCA's Five-In-Five - Two dead in Tshwane flooding; Eastern Cape taps run dry and more” (via revue)

11.12.2019

Climate-change index shows US and Saudi Arabia at the bottom

Climate-change index shows US and Saudi Arabia at the bottom

11.12.2019

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Deutsche vows to restructure without using shareholder funds

Deutsche vows to restructure without using shareholder funds

11.12.2019

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Millions of refugee kids unschooled

A report on displaced people criticises governments that fail to ensure children get a good education — but recognises progress in some countries

9.12.2019

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Gauteng to launch anti-poverty strategy focusing on kids

8.12.2019

Man eats R1.7 million piece of art -- a banana taped to wall

8.12.2019

'Irishman' draws 17 million US viewers on Netflix, Nielsen estimates - SABC News - Breaking news, special reports, world, business, sport coverage of all South African current events. Africa's news leader.

‘Irishman’ draws 17 million US viewers on Netflix, Nielsen estimates

8.12.2019

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Is your cash fuelling the climate crisis? | Business | M&G

8.12.2019

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Load-shedding blow to festive profits

Loadshedding 'Eskom needs to make the difficult decisions and stop waiting for all of the social stakeholders to be aligned.'

8.12.2019

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R100m to investigate KZN's lack of water delivery | IOL News

R100m to investigate KZN's lack of water delivery

7.12.2019

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​More arrests: E. Cape businessman, top former municipal official nabbed for fraud

Crackdown follows trend of top officials allegedly looting millions

7.12.2019

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Get the M&G's festive season subscription offer

Give the gift of great South African journalism with this festive season offer from the Mail & Guardian

7.12.2019

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Search for Cape Town Train Station arsonists continues

Search for Cape Town Train Station arsonists continues

7.12.2019

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Land reform captured by the elite | News | National | M&G

7.12.2019

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State IT unit facing serious cash-flow crisis

State IT unit facing serious cash-flow crisis

7.12.2019

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Thunberg brings climate protest to UN climate summit in Madrid

6.12.2019

WATCH: Watson nephew claims uncle was 'set up'

WATCH: Watson nephew claims uncle was 'set up'

6.12.2019

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‘We will continue to strike against climate change’

People of all ages must challenge governments and fossil fuel industries to do more than pay lip service to the global crisis


3.12.2019

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'People are not animals': Stranded migrants freeze in Bosnian forest | IOL News

Hundreds of migrants and refugees stuck in a makeshift camp in a Bosnian forest are struggling to survive in subzero temperatures ...

3.12.2019

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Mbalula condemns recent wave of taxi violence after 5 people killed

Mbalula condemns recent wave of taxi violence after 5 people killed

3.12.2019

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Half of Zimbabwe’s people face severe hunger, says UN | IOL News

Zimbabwe is on the brink of man-made starvation and the number of people needing help is “shocking” for a country not in conflict, a UN expert said.

3.12.2019

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KwaZulu-Natal police investigating death of three people in fire - SABC News - Breaking news, special reports, world, business, sport coverage of all South African current events. Africa's news leader.

Police are investigating a murder case after three people were killed in a fire at Edlebe near Ulundi in northern KwaZulu-Natal.

3.12.2019

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Redouble efforts to avoid catastrophic climate change, UN summit told

Redouble efforts to avoid catastrophic climate change, UN summit told

2.12.2019

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LETTER: Climate far from centre stage

LETTER: Climate far from centre stage

2.12.2019

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Slash emissions now or miss 1.5°C goal, UN warns

UNEP said that global emissions need to fall by 7.6%, each year, every year until 2030 to limit global temperature rises to 1.5°C

26.11.2019

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Body of fourth drowned teen found

Body of fourth drowned teen found eNCA

26.11.2019

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Steelmakers grumble about pollution permits that have made them rich

26.11.2019

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Maritzburg could have scored six or seven goals against Chiefs‚ says Tinkler

26.11.2019

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WATCH: Eyewitness account of missing teens at Sea Point

WATCH: Eyewitness account of missing teens at Sea Point

25.11.2019

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Brace yourselves, heatwave to hit parts of SA this week

Brace yourselves, heatwave to hit parts of SA this week

25.11.2019

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UPDATE: Teen drowns at Three Anchor Bay in Cape Town

UPDATE: Teen drowns at Three Anchor Bay in Cape Town

25.11.2019

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African governments must invest in science for future growth

Allocating adequate funding to scientific research, development and innovation can have a positive effect on sustainable development

Innovation science vs democracy corruption
Is that all? No wonder there's never any real progress in what we do in science. Science also needs investment in its scientists not just in labs and equipment

24.11.2019

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Africa mustn’t leave its youth in the lurch

Countries must take steps to build young people’s social, political and economic involvement

24.11.2019

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Government committed to reviving economic growth: Treasury - SABC News - Breaking news, special reports, world, business, sport coverage of all South African current events. Africa's news leader.

Government committed to reviving economic growth: Treasury via SABCNewsOnline

23.11.2019

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Huge Group closes in on empowerment deal

Huge Group closes in on empowerment deal

22.11.2019

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South Africa U-23 qualify for Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games - SABC News - Breaking news, special reports, world, business, sport coverage of all South African current events. Africa's news leader.

South Africa U-23 qualify for Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games via SABCNewsOnline

22.11.2019

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SA's finances a shambles and put pension funds at risk, says IRR

'In present circumstances, pension fund managers would likely be forced to invest in government bonds to help the country meet its rapidly rising debt burden.'

22.11.2019

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Business investment in Africa still faces capital challenges - SABC News - Breaking news, special reports, world, business, sport coverage of all South African current events. Africa's news leader.

Business investment in Africa still faces capital challenges via SABCNewsOnline

22.11.2019

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Planned fossil fuel output swamps Paris climate goals

The 2015 Paris Agreement calls for blocking global warming at well below 2C, and 1.5C if possible

21.11.2019

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California wants independent reviews of all pending fracking permits

The US state is intensifying its battle against fossil fuels

21.11.2019

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Planned fossil fuel output swamps Paris climate goals

A major UN report last year concluded that global CO2 emissions must drop 45 percent by 2030 -- and reach 'net zero' by 2050 -- to cap temperature rise at 1.5C.

20.11.2019

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PODCAST: Troubled waters — High and dry in Gauteng

Colourful Numbers is a new podcast that attempts to tell the stories behind the data, particularly the ones that are important for our survival

20.11.2019

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Market data — November 19 2019

Market data — November 19 2019

19.11.2019

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Almost 95% of Gauteng pupils placed in schools as November 30 deadline looms

19.11.2019

STEVEN FRIEDMAN: Global demonstrations show inequality not only an SA problem

STEVEN FRIEDMAN: Global demonstrations show inequality not only an SA problem

19.11.2019

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Barloworld to merge automotive and logistics business as deals dry up

Barloworld to merge automotive and logistics business as deals dry up

19.11.2019

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Itumeleng Khune and girlfriend Sphelele Makhunga fuel pregnancy rumours

Itumeleng Khune and girlfriend Sphelele Makhunga fuel pregnancy rumours

19.11.2019

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ALEX INQUIRY: ‘Missing’ Alex R1.3bn never existed, says former Gauteng premier

ALEX INQUIRY: ‘Missing’ Alex R1.3bn never existed, says former Gauteng premier By Bheki C. Simelane

19.11.2019

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Cop sentenced to two life terms for killing ex-girlfriend and her partner

Hlanganani Nxumalo, a former sergeant at the VIP protection unit in KZN, was sentenced by the South Gauteng High Court in Palm Ridge on Monday.

18.11.2019

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Double life sentence for cop who killed ex-girlfriend and her new partner | IOL News

Hlanganani Nxumalo, 39, was also handed five years for assault with intent at the South Gauteng High Court.

18.11.2019

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Barloworld to merge automotive and logistics business as deals dry up

Barloworld to merge automotive and logistics business as deals dry up

18.11.2019

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