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Argentina ex-president Macri accused of spying on 400 journalists

The complaint states that the background checks on journalists were "neither ordered nor authorised by any magistrate"

Manchester City owners score silver

Club’s parent company awarded global record valuation after United States investment

Only 1.4% of cars made are electric

In the face of the climate emergency, it is critical for investors to show companies the path to follow

It’s Tesla vs Ford in truck Twar

'Better than a Ford F-150, faster than a Porsche 911'

Boks speedo up against cancer

Faf de Klerk captained the challenge to team mates and other men to get themselves screened

Even in best case scenario, oceans will rise dramatically

The sea level can be expected to rise by at least a metre by 2300 in the unlikely event greenhouse gas emissions fall to zero in the next 11 years

Guinea opposition leaders jailed

Rights group criticised the ruling, saying “no one should be detained for having organised or called for a peaceful demonstration”.

Chinese TV takes NBA opener off air after row

Games were not shown on the Chinese network on Wednesday morning.

Solskjær in it for the long-term

The Manchester United manager has funds to beef up his squad with ‘ready-made’ players

Brit spends £30k fighting traffic fine

Richard Keedwell claimed he 'could not believe' he had been speeding and that he had 'no case to answer'

Former Ronaldo fan’s irate clip goes viral

The bizarre row has prompted a police investigation

Zimbabweans are ‘marching towards starvation’

Zimbabwe was once the breadbasket of Southern Africa, but its economy has been on a downturn for more than a decade with perennial food shortages

No-deal Brexit could be the end of the innings for  ‘Kolpak’  players

The Kolpak ruling means that citizens who are lawfully working within an EU country have the same free movement rights as EU citizens

Algerian protesters unrelenting

Despite president pulling out of election race, demonstrators continue to call for his departure

Pentagon authorizes $1 billion for Trump’s border wall

Move draws condemnation from both the president's rival Democrats and fellow Republicans, who warned it was an abuse of presidential powers

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Zuma maintains his true colours at Zondo commission

The former president’s escapades at the commission of inquiry into state capture are a far cry from Nelson Mandela’s response when summonsed to testify in the high court

Shadow of eviction looms over farm dwellers

In part two of a series on the lives of farm dwellers, Tshepiso Mabula ka Ndongeni finds a community haunted by the scourge of eviction

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Touching lives through innovation

Africa has a high youth population that adapts to technology quickly, and this phenomenon is something which should be taken advantage of

Festive Reading

In The Whistleblowers, Mandy Wiener talks to a wide range of the people who have revealed corruption and malfeasance in government and business

Centre for Women & Gender Studies

The CWGS aims to resuscitate the histories of African women from all walks of life in an intellectual cleansing/ukuhlambulula of her story

Greening the Future

The awards are a way of encouraging progress and celebrating those who wake up every day and work to make this country a better more sustainable place

Failing to learn the lessons? The impact of Covid-19 on a Broken and Unequal Education System

If the president was serious about fixing basic education, he would appoint his most competent minister with a powerful mandate to start fixing it

National Science and Technology Forum

It's an independent SETI platform, an essential element of an active democracy and an important part of the collaboration process needed in SETI

Milestones over the NSTF’s 25-year history

The organisation celebrates its Silver Jubilee as an established player in the NSI and as promoter and influencer of SET and innovation in South Africa

Huawei Cloud’s Year-End Sales Carnival

Massive discounts on hot cloud services are on offer along with special coupons and other privileges, but hurry, supplies are limited!