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A new era at the Nou Camp

As Barcelona manager Luis Enrique tries to build a dream machine. He has to start work without its most important part.

From torment to teamplay for Torres

Chelsea striker, Fernando Torres says he is more mature and focused and owes a debt of gratitude to Liverpool, writes Sid Lowe.

That’s history, now for the future

The Spanish players had not left the Olympic Stadium in Kiev before minds were being focused on winning the 2014 World Cup.

Dani Alves: Right back on fast forward

The best defence is attack, according to the all-rounder Dani Alves, who has helped to reverse Barcelona's fortunes and propel them to success.

Barcelona’s bid for redemption against Chelsea

The Champions League semifinal against Chelsea has become about more than just winning. It is a chance for Barça to beat the Blues convincingly.

Back where it all began

Pep Guardiola was not lying all those years ago when he told Cesc Fabregas that he would one day wear Barcelona's No.4 shirt.

Minister battles for control of services Seta

Higher Education Minister Blade Nzimande is locked in a battle with the board of the services Seta over control of the institution.

Man United’s Ferguson is ready to forget Rome

Manchester United are looking for revenge for their 2009 defeat, while Barcelona's Eric Abidal will be happy just to play.

Liverpool was chaotic, says Torres

Fernando Torres has revealed that he resolved to leave Liverpool long before his January transfer to Chelsea because the club was in "chaos".

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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

The inevitable rise in Covid-19 cases and deaths: What the numbers mean

About 20 people in South Africa die each day from the coronavirus, and this number may peak at 300, while positive cases may reach 8 000 a day, according to some projections

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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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

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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

The risks that businesses face and how they can be dealt with are something all business owners should be well acquainted with

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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