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Katharine Child

Katharine Child

    iPad edition launches M&G into the future
    iPad edition launches M&G into the future
    The first edition of the Mail & Guardian Apple iPad edition saw the team working through the night to ensure it would be ready to download...
    Poor healthcare for migrants 'threatens public safety'
    Poor healthcare for migrants 'threatens public safety'
    Overcrowding at detention centres for those arrested as undocumented migrants -- and the deportation processes of those held there are subjected to...
    Glitz and good food in the name of peace
    Glitz and good food in the name of peace
    On the day America withdrew millions of dollars from Unesco because Palestine was accepted into the organisation, four chefs promoted Middle East...
    Pansy Tlakula confirmed as IEC chair
    Pansy Tlakula confirmed as IEC chair
    The Presidency announced on Tuesday that Pansy Tlakula is the new chairperson of the Independent Electoral Commission.
    Pansy Tlakula tipped as new IEC chairperson
    Pansy Tlakula tipped as new IEC chairperson
    Pansy Tlakula has been appointed by President Jacob Zuma as the new chairperson of the Independent Electoral Commission (IEC), well-placed sources...
    SA women having fewer babies
    SA women having fewer babies
    South Africa's population hit 50-million this year, but the country's population growth is considerably slower than that of Africa's 39 high-fertility countries, experts said this week....
    Teenage moms learn the hard way
    Teenage moms learn the hard way
    Ketiwe Myeni is sitting at the only table in her family's small house trying to finish her grade 12 homework, but she is distracted by her...
    Turns out the New Delhi superbug isn't all that super
    Turns out the New Delhi superbug isn't all that super
    The four patients at the Life Glynwood private hospital in Benoni, east of Johannesburg, who were reported to have died from superbug New Delhi...
    Cape Town rape crisis trust faces risk of closure
    Cape Town rape crisis trust faces risk of closure
    The Rape Crisis Cape Town Trust, which has helped more than 5000 rape survivors in the past two years, is facing a severe financial crisis that may...
    Mr Razzmataz and the Sunday papers
    Mr Razzmataz and the Sunday papers
    The Minister of Sport and Recreation's sex saga started when City Press editor Ferial Haffajee posted a tweet with a picture of the...
    Judges benched in arms deal and Cele inquiry
    Judges benched in arms deal and Cele inquiry
    The presidency announced on Friday that retired Constitutional Court Judge Yvonne Mokgoro would no longer be heading the commission into whether...
    Mixed reactions on arms deal terms of reference
    Mixed reactions on arms deal terms of reference
    The terms of reference for the arms deal inquiry commission have been praised as broad, while at the same time criticised as not broad enough.