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Aneesa Fazel

Aneesa Fazel

    Is a shared South African history a fallacy?
    Is a shared South African history a fallacy?
    When it comes to history, South Africa has many versions of the truth: it has been written and passed down through the generations verbally, from...
    The growing terrorism threat in Africa
    The growing terrorism threat in Africa
    The existence of militant religious groups is not a new phenomenon in Africa but their increasing presence and violence has become a growing...
    India plays important role at Brics summit
    India plays important role at Brics summit
    The fifth Brics summit, which took place between March 26 and 27 in Durban, was the first meeting held on the African continent between leaders of...
    The new generation of sangomas
    The new generation of sangomas
    It was just past noon on a ­Sunday, and the News Café at Maponya Mall in Soweto was already busy. It was not easy to spot her. I...
    Into the afterlife
    Into the afterlife
    Agnosticism If there is an afterlife, they'll believe it when they see it.
    Kids in the kitchen
    Kids in the kitchen
    Cape Town-born Josh Thirion (9) does not like being told what to eat. Josh has a wide range of interests, including drawing, playing cricket,...
    Making dates safer
    Making dates safer
    Increased interaction between people on the internet is what drives the success of social technologies like Twitter and Facebook. Online dating and...
    SA soprano goes from big dreams to big screens
    SA soprano goes from big dreams to big screens
    Her role as Elizabeth I in David McVicar’s production of Donizetti’s Maria Stuarda premiered at the Metropolitan Opera in New York on...
    MXit meets the movies
    MXit meets the movies
    A Lucky Man is a movie that tells the story of Ernie Solomons, also known as Lastig. He grew up in Elsies Rivier in the Western Cape,...
    Dancing on dangerous ground
    Dancing on dangerous ground
    Athena Mazarakis is an award-winning choreographer and performer who works in the areas of physical theatre and contemporary dance. In addition to...
    Reminding us of the miracle of South Africa's transition
    Reminding us of the miracle of South Africa's transition
    It is not a new story, but it carries a new meaning – South Africa is a miracle that is rising.
    Eating, sleeping and living art
    Eating, sleeping and living art
    With a love of art and street culture, a creative collective called Fiftymillimeter has been standing out in originality with conceptual art and...