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Sameerah Karolia

Sameerah Karolia

    IEB matric results: Pupils achieve 98.30% pass rate
    IEB matric results: Pupils achieve 98.30% pass rate
    This year, 10 212 full-time and 563 part-time candidates from 200 schools across Southern Africa wrote the Independent Examinations Board (IEB)...
    IEB matric results: 98.38% pass rate and 14 900 distinctions
    IEB matric results: 98.38% pass rate and 14 900 distinctions
    Not only do they have an average of 1.43 distinctions per...
    IEB boasts increase in 2013 matric pass rate
    IEB boasts increase in 2013 matric pass rate
    The Independent Examinations Board (IEB) matriculants of 2013 can celebrate a pass rate of 98.56%, an increase from last year's 98.2%.
    Real versus virtual play
    Real versus virtual play
    In our modern world, tele-vision is no longer the only medium stealing attention away from precious time together as a family. Cellphones, tablets,...
    Children are what they eat
    Children are what they eat
    What we eat and the way we prepare our food are, to a large extent, determined by our traditions and customs, according to the South African...
    Homework is for children
    Homework is for children
    Most parents sometimes feel as though they have returned to the classroom as they spend hours doing homework with their children. "Isn't that why we pay school fees, so that our children can learn at school?" asked Farhana Ganchi, of Melrose in Johannesburg....
    IEB matric pupils boast 98.15% pass rate for 2011
    IEB matric pupils boast 98.15% pass rate for 2011
    Matriculants who wrote the Independent Examinations Board (IEB) national senior certificate examination can begin their year on a positive note --...
    The ABCs of good discipline
    The ABCs of good discipline
    After a long, rough day at work you still have to feed the children, give them a bath and put them to bed. As you rush to prepare the evening meal...
    Find the right balance
    Find the right balance
    Gone are the days when women were expected to be barefoot and pregnant in the kitchen. In today's world women compete with men for high-profile...
    The hidden evils of cyberspace
    The hidden evils of cyberspace
    According to Professor Anesh Maniraj Singh, head of the University of KwaZulu-Natal's Graduate School of Business, whose main fields of research...
    Job-hunting: the skills you need
    Job-hunting: the skills you need
    Finishing school not only represents the end of a chapter in your life but also the beginning of a world of possibilities.
    Teach kids value of money
    Teach kids value of money
    We live in a society in which the majority of people struggle to manage their finances because of a lack of knowledge, ultimately resulting in...