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TV series ’24’ gets an Indian makeover

US hit series "24" will undergo its first foreign adaptation featuring one of Bollywood's biggest stars, "Slumdog Millionaire" star Anil Kapoor.

Mumbai slum fire destroys home of Slumdog actor

A fire in a Mumbai slum destroyed the one-room shack of <i>Slumdog Millionaire</i> child actress Rubina Ali, leaving her family homeless, Ali said.

Slumdog stars’ cash demands disappoint Danny Boyle

Danny Boyle, Oscar-winning director of <i>Slumdog Millionaire</i>, has baulked at fresh demands from the families of two child stars of the film.

Oscar loves the Brits

<i>Slumdog Millionaire</i> and <i>The Reader</i>'s Academy Awards expose a long-standing love affair, writes David Thomson.

Untapped centre of the world

Bollywood actor Anil Kapoor tells Hannah Pool why the future belongs to India. He stars in <i>Slumdog Millionaire</i>.

Slumdog, Ledger lead Oscar betting

<i>Slumdog Millionaire</i> is the strongest best picture favourite and late actor Heath Ledger is all but guaranteed to win a posthumous Oscar.

In the diplomatic bag

Bestselling author Vikas Swarup tells Mandy Rossouw why he's still a bureaucrat at heart.

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The living nightmare of environmental activists who protest mine expansion

Last week Fikile Ntshangase was gunned down as activists fight mining company Tendele’s expansions. Community members tell the M&G about the ‘kill lists’ and the dread they live with every day

Durban city manager says NPA erred in his bail conditions

The corruption-fraught metro is coming to grips with having a municipal manager who is on bail for graft, yet has returned to work

SA justice delays extradition of paedophile to UK

Efforts to bring Lee Nigel Tucker to justice have spanned 16 years and his alleged victims have waited for 30 years

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Itec serves up high-tech integrated surveillance system for family food company

The system includes facial recognition software and a thermal screening solution that will provide instant temperature screening of all employees

Transport Month

An infrastructure-led recovery will help to stimulate demand in the South African economy, which is vital post the Covid-19 pandemic

Limpopo’s Economic Recovery Plan to fight Covid-19 impact

Billions have been set aside to help farmers and industries get back on their feet as part of the Limpopo Socio-Economic Recovery Plan

Disrupt the corrupt

Whistle-blowers should be seen as real heroes in the fight against corruption and we need a change in culture for this to happen

Corporates: A force for good for a sustainable future

In order to see people and nature thrive what is required is a strong focus on partnerships – we cannot act alone anymore

Combatting wildlife crime in Southern Africa activity annual programme statement (APS) No. 04

Concept papers are sought for implementating activities, for a multi-faceted programme that aims to reduce poaching and illegal trade in wildlife

The financial decisions made during your life journey, and their impact on your retirement outcome

The longer you save towards retirement the larger your retirement savings are expected to be due to the effect of compounding interest

In conversation with SA Reserve Bank Governer, Lesetja Kganyago

'Make interest rates zero and inflation goes up and then people save less – we need savings to fund investment in this country'

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