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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 Mail & Guardian has launched its iPad edition, downloadable from the Apple store.
    Poor healthcare for migrants 'threatens public safety'
    Poor healthcare for migrants 'threatens public safety'
    SA desperately needs to address the health risks posed by overcrowded detention centres and migrant deportation processes, a rights group says.
    Glitz and good food in the name of peace
    Glitz and good food in the name of peace
    Four chefs promoted peace in the Middle East at an event "Taste of Peace", recently held in Johannesburg.
    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
    Sources have revealed that the former chief electoral officer Pansy Tlakula has been appointed as the new chairperson of the IEC.
    SA women having fewer babies
    SA women having fewer babies
    SA'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
    Teenage moms learn the hard way
    Teenage moms learn the hard way
    Teenage pregnancy is common in rural Ingwavuma. Doctors at the nearby hospital say half the estimated 180 women who give birth are 18 and younger.
    Turns out the New Delhi superbug isn't all that super
    Turns out the New Delhi superbug isn't all that super
    The New Delhi superbug causing alarm in a Benoni hospital is probably more prevalant in SA than originally thought -- but not especially dangerous.
    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 women in the past two years, may be forced to reduce its services -- or close.
    Mr Razzmataz and the Sunday papers
    Mr Razzmataz and the Sunday papers
    Twitter had mixed reactions about reports of Sports Minister Fikile Mbalula's affair with a model. Here's how it played out.
    Judges benched in arms deal and Cele inquiry
    Judges benched in arms deal and Cele inquiry
    Yvonne Mokgoro will no longer be heading the Cele inquiry commission, while Willem van der Merwe has stepped down from the arms deal probe.