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Carol Hills

Carol Hills

    Derby-Lewis faces amputation over infected leg
    Derby-Lewis faces amputation over infected leg
    Convicted killer Clive Derby-Lewis might have to have his lower right leg amputated because of gangrene, his lawyer said on Tuesday.
    Gautrain ready to roll
    Gautrain ready to roll
    The high-speed Gautrain moved out of testing and into operation between Sandton and the OR Tambo International Airport on Wednesday when it was...
    Cosatu threatens strike over Eskom price hike
    Cosatu threatens strike over Eskom price hike
    The Congress of South African Trade Unions (Cosatu) will on Thursday give the National Economic Development and Labour Council (Nedlac) notice of...
    ANC sets up task team to support Semenya
    ANC sets up task team to support Semenya
    The African National Congress (ANC) has established a task team to support athlete Caster Semenya and her family, it announced in Johannesburg on...
    Mantashe says Blade Nzimande needed for 'revolution'
    Mantashe says Blade Nzimande needed for 'revolution'
    Communist Blade Nzimande was made Minister of Higher Education because he was a revolutionary, metalworkers heard in Boksburg on Tuesday.
    Battle of the lamp posts
    Battle of the lamp posts
    Politicians warring for votes on the country's lamp posts are decidedly unhappy at attacks on their carefully composed posters by vandals wielding...
    Wind causes havoc at Argus Cycle Tour
    Wind causes havoc at Argus Cycle Tour
    Winds of up to 60km/h wreaked havoc at the Cape Argus Pick n Pay Cycle Tour on Sunday, collapsing tents and scaffolding.
    SABC is solvent, says Mampone
    SABC is solvent, says Mampone
    The South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) is not insolvent, its acting group chief executive, Gab Mampone, said on Thursday.
    Train driver suspended for crash
    Train driver suspended for crash
    The driver of one of the trains destroyed in crashes on Monday has been suspended, the South African Rail Commuter Corporation (SARCC) said on...
    What's in a name? Quite a bit, says IEC
    What's in a name? Quite a bit, says IEC
    The law prohibits the registration of political parties whose names or logos are so similar to those of other parties that they may confuse voters,...
    Worse may come in SA markets
    Worse may come in SA markets
    South Africa's markets could bottom out another 1 500 points down, Sasfin market commentator David Shapiro predicted on Friday.
    UIF pays R14-million a day
    UIF pays R14-million a day
    The Unemployment Insurance Fund (UIF) pays beneficiaries about R14-million a day, it has revealed in its 2008 annual report.