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December 21: That’ll be the day

The Mayans haven't given the world much time, but doomsday gloom is hardly new, says Ted Harrison.

Rapture 2.0 newsflash: There is no escapism clause

We laugh at the Rapture quacks, says <b>Verashni Pillay</b>, but are we guilty of the same escapism?

End of the world, part deux: The Rapture’s second coming

No more expensive hotels: this time around those expecting the Rapture are awaiting the end of the world today from the comfort of their own homes.

Apocalypse in Just a Few Months More

This week prophet of doom Harold Camping rescheduled the end of the world to October 21 after going to ground when his May 21 forecast bombed out.

So, the end of the world has been postponed

In the wake of the apocalypse-that-wasn't, an unrepentant preacher has revised his apocalyptic prophecy.

‘It’s the end of the world, and we blew it’

A local cult leader who said the rapture was due this weekend past has made a tearful apology, and promised a good old fiery apocalypse for October.

US Judgment Day forecaster sets new doomsday date

The Christian broadcaster whose Judgment Day prophecy went unfulfilled on Saturday has a simple explanation for what went wrong - he miscalculated.

It’s not the end of the world — so pay up

SA followers of US evangelist Harold Camping, who predicted the end of the world for this past weekend, have been left to deal with earthly matters.

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Hopefield: Brutal police vs brutalised citizens

The small town’s residents, who say they’ve been terrorised by rogue police officers for years, were unsurprised when Reginald Linnerd was found beaten to death in a holding cell

Western Cape warned not to be complacent about flat-lining Covid-19 cases

The Western Cape, which once had the highest number of Covid-19 cases in South Africa, is seeing a steady decline in active cases

Sisulu axes another water board

Umgeni Water’s board in KwaZulu-Natal was appointed irregularly by her predecessor, the water and sanitation minister claims

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NSTF-South32 Awards

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The benefits of being a GEMS member

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The evolution of South Africa’s savings culture

A common misconception is that you need a lot of money to start saving, but this is simply not true – you can start with R50

Tobacco producers welcome new research confirming that cigarette ban has failed

Every day that goes by shows the importance of getting rid of this ban and going back to producing and selling cigarettes as we were before

Cost increases sharing of cigarettes

Many people are questioning whether the ban on tobacco in South Africa is not in fact having the opposite effect of that intended

How to tell if you have a hidden contact centre in your business

The important thing to remember is that a contact centre is defined less by the physical space it occupies and more by the customer experience it delivers

Accessing health and justice in a time of Covid-19

The similarities between the HIV epidemic and the Covid-19 pandemic are hard to ignore – the most obvious is the level of premature deaths caused by both

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