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National-populism: A new global model is born

The new model brings together fake social care, exacerbated nationalism and a compensatory pro-business approach

Italy bridge collapse: ‘Its state of deterioration was notorious’

Experts say lightning strike 'highly unlikely' to have caused Genoa bridge disaster as state of emergency is announced

Anger grows in Italy as bridge toll rises to 39

More than 200 metres of the 1960s bridge crumpled without warning as traffic crossed the busy stretch of motorway on Tuesday

Scores dead as Greece wildfires blaze through villages

On Monday night, firefighters fought against the flames, which were fanned by winds of up to 100km per hour

France calls for sanctions as Italy defiant on stranded migrant ship

European Union states that refuse to accept migrants should face financial penalties, French President Emmanuel Macron said Saturday

Benetton condemned for using rescued migrants in adverts

The picture showed migrants in a dinghy wearing red life vests with the logo 'United Colours of Benetton' at the bottom

Spain gives refuge after Italy’s Trump-approved prime minister rejects migrants

Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sánchez said on Monday afternoon that his country would give "safe harbour" to the MS Aquarius.

Italy votes in uncertain election stalked by populism

Tensions between far-right and anti-fascist activists have marred a gloomy campaign dominated by fears about immigration and economic malaise.

Spectre of fascism haunts Italy

A shooting rampage against African migrants in central Italy unveiled the extent to which the debate about migration in Italy is shaped by racism.

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SANDF inquiry clears soldiers of the death of Collins Khosa

The board of inquiry also found that it was Khosa and his brother-in-law Thabiso Muvhango who caused the altercation with the defence force members

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Lockdown set to move to level three countrywide from June 1

President Cyril Ramaphosa notes that the behaviour of citizens during level 3 will determine the fate of the nation

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The future of free-to-air satellite TV is celebrating having two million viewers by giving away two homes worth R2-million

Road to recovery for the tourism sector: The South African perspective

The best-case scenario is that South Africa's tourism sector’s recovery will only begin in earnest towards the end of this year

What Africa can learn from Cuba in combating the Covid-19 pandemic

Africa should abandon the neoliberal path to be able to deal with Covid-19 and other health system challenges likely to emerge in future

Coexisting with Covid-19: Saving lives and the economy in India

A staggered exit from the lockdown accompanied by stepped-up testing to cover every district is necessary for India right now

Covid-19: Eased lockdown and rule of law Webinar

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Covid-19 and Frontline Workers

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PPS webinar Part 2: Small business, big risk

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Call for applications for the position of GCRO executive director

The Gauteng City-Region Observatory is seeking to appoint a high-calibre researcher and manager to be the executive director and to lead it

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