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Gatesville’s determined seniors calls for housing grievances to be addressed
By Shakirah Thebus Last week Thursday residents from the Gatesville community protested in Wale Street and handed over a memorandum Read more.
Expert warns of deadly consequences for youth drinking codeine cough mixtures
Images of four schoolchildren laying down in a park went viral on social media yesterday after it was suspected that Read more.
Heritage Day to mark official handing over of Hanover Street, District Six
The famous Hanover Street of District Six will soon regain its place in the City as the renaming of Keizersgracht Read more.
CoCT says Woodstock Hospital site is being assessed for development, illegal occupants not “evicted”
The City of Cape Town is conducting feasibility studies for development at the Woodstock Hospital site and has officially dedicated Read more.
Lion cub rescued from Athlone
An Organised Crime Investigation (OCI) was launched by detectives on Wednesday following a tip-off that a lion cub had been Read more.
Ramaphosa denies money donated to ANC members influenced cabinet
President Cyril Ramaphosa has rejected suggestions that payments made to African National Congress (ANC) members who helped him to become Read more.
Gotcha! Cape Town using cut-outs of traffic officers to cut down speeding
Most Cape Town motorists slow down when they see a traffic officer with a speed camera on the side of Read more.
Seriti Commission’s findings on Arms Deal set aside: This is what it all means
The North Gauteng High Court has set aside the Seriti Commission of Inquiry’s findings on the Arms Deal saga, a landmark Read more.
Hong Kong police fire tear gas at protesters in fresh clashes
Riot police have fired tear gas and baton-charged protesters in Hong Kong, as a tense standoff turned violent on the Read more.
Brazil’s Bolsonaro sends army to fight Amazon fires
Following a global chorus of concern and condemnation, Brazil’s far-right President Jair Bolsonaro has pledged to mobilise the army to Read more.
Trump-Khan meeting: What does US want from Pakistan & will Islamabad kowtow to pressure?
Author: Darius Shahtahmasebi is a New Zealand-based legal and political analyst who focuses on US foreign policy in the Middle Read more.
Israel’s scramble for Africa: Selling water, weapons and lies
By Ramzy Baroud For years, Kenya has served as Israel’s gateway to Africa. Israel has been using the strong political, economic and security relations Read more.
Saudi Arabia executions: A cruel travesty of justice
On Tuesday, Saudi official sources announced the mass execution of 37 prisoners, including one rather abhorrent crucifixion, carried out after Read more.