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10 Things about the manifesto

With election season upon us, we look at the manifesto: a declaration of belief and/or intention by a person or group, that goes back to the 1500s.

Call for South Africa’s top young creative entrepreneurs

Young South African entrepreneurs with businesses in digital publishing, live music, broadcast, culture, fashion and design can enter Connect ZA.

Ramaphosa ‘perfect’ for ANC in Australia

The party's deputy has the best credentials to expand its global reach, but SA expatriates may well be indifferent.

10 things about education

From the amount of pupils who will make it past grade 10 to the matric pass rate, here are 10 things you might not have known about education in SA.

Author’s Notes: CA Davids

CA Davids answers questions about her debut novel, The Blacks of Cape Town (Modjadji).

Why Mugabe can’t call Zimbabwe polls

Zanu-PF and the MDC are in new talks as legal problems delay President Robert Mugabe's wish for elections on June 29.

Ten things about Justin Bieber

Ten things you need to know about Canadian teen-pop sensation Justin Bieber.

Suzman was against apartheid, but she was not for liberation

The DA has the right to blow its own trumpet about the role it played in history. But it has no right to insult the intelligence of our nation.

Zanu-PF succession battle spills to indigenisation probes

Factions in Zanu-PF are using the previously ineffective corruption commission to fight internal battles.

Zimbabwe’s politicians promise food – for votes

In the lead up to Zimbabwe's elections scheduled for July 2013, Zanu-PF and the MDC have intensified intimidation attempts and campaigning efforts.

Commission probes dodgy Zim deals

Zimbabwe's controversial indigenisation programme, pummelled by increasing allegations of corruption, has for the first time come under scrutiny.

Legitimacy of Zim referendum at stake

Zimbabwe will proceed with a constitutional referendum despite the chaotic preparations and problems that has plagued its drafting.

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