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Sugar barons’ greed costs workers
Sugar barons’ greed costs workers
Sugar and property giant Tongaat Hulett is considering laying criminal charges against its former chief executive, Peter Staude, over the accounting scandal that has sent its share price into free fall and that may result in up to 5 000 workers losing their jobs....
The quest for the (vaginal) ring
The quest for the (vaginal) ring
The HIV prevention tablet is now available in South Africa. But, as the Bhekisisa Centre for Health Journalism reports, popping a pill...
Breath, death and data: The air in our cities is killing us
Breath, death and data: The air in our cities is killing us
In Johannesburg, Pretoria, Durban, Bloemfontein and Cape Town, the air people breathe is often so dangerous that it is killing them. This air...
Durban, the city that forces the poor to defecate in the streets
Durban, the city that forces the poor to defecate in the streets
The state of public toilets in South Africa’s major cities is a damning indictment of the political establishment’s contempt for millions of...
Water supply is restored to some, the rest have to forage for theirs
Water supply is restored to some, the rest have to forage for theirs
A month after heavy storms tore through KwaZulu-Natal, Paddy Harper and Delwyn Verasamy visited the southernmost part of the province, where...
Heat is on insurance companies
Heat is on insurance companies
Mega fires, such as those that raged through the Knysna area in 2017, could become more frequent, because temperatures and the number of high and...
The theft of Durban's airport
The theft of Durban's airport
The old Durban International Airport, once the third-busiest in the country, was abandoned in 2010 for a new airport north of the city. An...
Forensic probes paint a picture of corruption at Durban's old airport
Forensic probes paint a picture of corruption at Durban's old airport
Although the tenants and Transnet are mum on the legality of their stay at the old Durban International Airport, a slew of forensic investigations...
Durban mayor ‘a law unto herself’
Durban mayor ‘a law unto herself’
Durban mayor Zandile Gumede has defied instructions by ANC leaders in KwaZulu-Natal to stand down from office, after she was arrested and appeared...
Hawks to move on 62 KZN councillors
Hawks to move on 62 KZN councillors
As Durban mayor Zandile Gumede fights for her political life, Hawks investigators are preparing to move against a further 62 eThekwini councillors....

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