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Where will neoliberalism end?

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They Babylon await Mama’s Army

The eThekwini mayor has been removed. No, not fired. She’s been redeployed. And it wasn’t because of the dodgy waste tender

Postcolony SA needs to work out a new way

Until a democratic order delivers some form of social justice, we will lurch from crisis to crisis

Not wanted here, there or anywhere

As eThekwini tries to evict transit camp residents, some say it was to retaliate against land activists

SA’s road to freedom is stalked by death

The entrenchment and normalisation of assassinations are a threat to democracy

Letters to the Editor: April 26 to May 3

Our readers write in about Unfreedom Day and Winnie Madikizela-Mandela

The law, together with civil society’s oversight role, will lead the way to reform

'The role and function of civil society is crucial in keeping the public focused on the issue of land rights'

Urban land question is also urgent

Intra-elite contestation on land seldom takes the often bitter struggles of the urban poor seriously

Battle lines drawn over eThekwini land

A land invasion control unit is to be formed in KwaZulu-Natal to protect land earmaked for housing.

Eviction ruling spurs on shack dwellers

Authorities have warned that the need for court orders could hamper planned development.

Letters to the editor: August 14 to 20 2015

Readers write in about Abahlali BaseMjondolo, and inner-city buildings.

Journal publishes and is damned

An article has caused academics’ simmering row over a social movement to boil over.

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R80-million: The cost of evacuating South Africans from Wuhan in China

The government is expected to evacuate citizens from Wuhan, where the coronavirus outbreak originated

Primedia CEO Essack leaves following internal battles

Omar Essack leaves the 702 and 94.7 owners after a protracted standoff with the board

LIVE BLOG: Fin Min Tito Mboweni presents the 2020 budget

The budget is usually scheduled for the second-last Wednesday in February, and the ratings agencies deliver their decisions after assessing the country’s plans for the fiscal year ahead

Press Releases

Tourism can push Africa onto a new path – minister

The continent is fast becoming a dynamic sought-after tourist destination

South Africa’s education system is broken and unequal, and must be fixed without further delay

The Amnesty International report found that the South African government continues to miss its own education upgrading targets

Business travel industry generates billions

Meetings Africa is ready to take advantage of this lucrative opportunity

Conferences connect people to ideas

The World Expo and Meetings Africa are all about stimulating innovation – and income

SAB Zenzele Kabili B-BBEE share scheme

New scheme to be launched following the biggest B-BBEE FMCG payout in South Africa’s history

Digging deep

Automation is unstoppable, but if we're strategic about its implementation, it presents major opportunities

TFSAs are the gymnasts of the retirement savings world

The idea is to get South Africans to save, but it's best to do your research first to find out if a TFSA is really suited to your needs

Achieving the litmus test of social relevance

The HSS Awards honours scholarly works based on their social relevance and contribution to the humanities and social sciences