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Golden Hour Luncheon to celebrate Cape Malay heritage
Celebrating ten years of good food, good entertainment and ‘lekker geselskap’ – the Golden Hour Luncheon is back and like Read more.
WCape businesses collectively adapt to changing crime trends
Mall attacks and jewellery store robberies seem to be the re-emerging crime trend in Cape Town this year. While the Read more.
South Africans remain in dire straits in both Syria and Vietnam: GOTG
Three South African men are embroiled in complex international situations with little hope of return. South African photo-journalist Shiraaz Mohamed Read more.
“Poorest of the poor” are exploited: Stop CoCT welcomes inquiry into electricity tariffs
Pressure group Stop CoCT has welcomed the enquiry that is to be made by the National Energy Regulator of South Read more.
UCT bio-brick exhibited in Austria
The bio-brick, which was hailed for being a forward-thinking solution to using human waste to highlight sustainable change made by Read more.
You can now go to jail for lying on your CV
A new act signed off by President Ramaphosa this month will ensure that those looking for a job are completely Read more.
Blue Route Mall hit by robbers
The management of popular southern suburb shopping centre Blue Route Mall has confirmed that one of its stores was robbed Read more.
Romania, a beacon of coexistence for Muslims in Eastern Europe
Constanta, Romania – The Grand Mosque of Constanta in southeast Romania has a hulking minaret nearly 50 metres high overlooking the Black Sea. Read more.
Here’s why Elon Musk wants to ‘nuke Mars’
Elon Musk took to Twitter last week, first tweeting just two words, “Nuke Mars” followed by another tweet that announced, Read more.
Indonesia deploys troops to West Papua region as protests spread
Jakarta, Indonesia – Indonesia has deployed more troops to the restive West Papua, as demonstrations continue to spread to several communities in the 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.