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Republican presidential potentials to debate

Frontrunner Mitt Romney and rivals for the Republican presidential nomination will face off in a high-stakes debate ahead of New Hampshire's primary.

Bachmann pulls out of US presidential race

Michele Bachmann has ended her bid to become the Republican presidential nominee and called on supporters to rally behind the party's eventual choice.

Architect of Bachmann’s campaign steps down

Republican presidential hopeful Michele Bachmann's campaign manager, Ed Rollins, and his deputy are leaving their roles.

Bachmann eyes White House after Iowa poll victory

Michele Bachmann won the Iowa straw poll on Saturday in the first big test of the 2012 Republican presidential campaign.

The race is on for Iowa straw poll

Six Republican presidential hopefuls will compete in the Iowa straw poll -- an unofficial test of campaign strength.

Tom Petty to Michele Bachmann: Stop using my music

Tom Petty has told US presidential candidate Michele Bachmann to stop using one of his songs as part of her campaign.

Nothing personal Obama, you’re just wrong, says Bachmann

Michele Bachmann, a favourite of Christian conservatives and anti-tax Tea Party activists, kicks off her presidential campaign in Iowa on Monday.

2012 or bust: Obama launches re-election bid

US president Barack Obama announced his 2012 re-election bid on Monday, promising to "fight to protect the progress" the country had made.

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State capture commission granted a 13-month extension

Judge Wendy Hughes says this is the final extension because finality is "owed to the nation"

eThekwini commuters pay for council’s contracts

Perhaps a commission of inquiry can shine the spotlight on public transport in Durban, where bus and taxi passengers have to contend with fare increases and disrupted services

Bishop Emeritus Rubin Phillip: The guerilla priest

From his adventures with Steve Biko to his support for shack dwellers in KwaZulu-Natal, Bishop Emeritus Rubin Phillip has always walked the talk of radical Christianity

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Achieving the litmus test of social relevance

The HSS Awards honours scholarly works based on their social relevance and contribution to the humanities and social sciences

Response to the report of the independent assessors

VUT welcomes the publishing of the report of the independent assessors to investigate concerns of poor governance, leadership, management, corruption and fraud at the university.

NWU student receives international award

Carol-Mari Schulz received the Bachelor of Health Sciences in Occupational Hygiene Top Achiever Award.

Academic programme resumes at all campuses

Lectures, practicals, seminars and tutorials will all resume today as per specific academic timetables.

Strategic social investments are a catalyst for social progress

Barloworld Mbewu enables beneficiaries to move away from dependence on grant funding

We all have a part to play to make South Africa work

Powering societal progress demands partnerships between all stakeholders

So you want to be a social entrepreneur?

Do the research first; it will save money and time later

Social entrepreneurship means business

Enterprises with a cause at their core might be exactly what our economy desperately needs