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Dad must acknowledge me, right?

A girl is challenging the law that discriminates against unwed mothers and children born out of wedlock

Zille: No foul play or vote rigging at W Cape conference

Speaking at the DA Western Cape conference, Zille has said that "unlike the ANC Western Cape congress ... there will be no foul play or vote rigging".

Emails sealed Sheryl Cwele’s fate

Correspondence shows that Sheryl Cwele clearly knew about the plans to bring drugs into South Africa, writes Glynnis Underhill.

Service delivery: DA, Zuma lumped together

Cape Town councillor Andile Lili says that South Africa's poor have been failed by officials across the board.

Sheryl Cwele’s appeal gives mule new hope

The mother of drug mule Tessa Beetge hopes the court will uphold Sheryl Cwele's conviction so her daughter might be freed from a Brazil jail sooner.

SABC chief in ‘bizarre’ predicament

SABC CEO Solly Mokoetle is taking huge financial strain, saying he has run up legal bills of more than R500 000 in the six weeks since his suspension.

A climate of threats

Despite government assurances, there is growing disquiet about a possible new flare-up of violence.

Desperation in De Doorns

"We don't expect any violence after 2010. We expect job creation," says one resident.

Cape Town fears xenophobic flare-up

Cape Town mayor Dan Plato says the city is on "high alert" to prevent a flare-up of xenophobic violence after Somali shops were forced to close.

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Centre for Women & Gender Studies

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Greening the Future

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National Science and Technology Forum

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