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Death and dignity: How KZN strips cancer patients of their pride
Death and dignity: How KZN strips cancer patients of their pride
Roxanne Premchund would sometimes hear her father scream.
Committee to monitor UniZulu 'until it is fully functional'
Committee to monitor UniZulu 'until it is fully functional'
The Portfolio Committee on Higher Education has committed itself to closely oversee the running of the University of Zululand (UniZulu), in Richards Bay, "until it is fully...
Zuma’s son in foot-in-mouth case
Zuma’s son in foot-in-mouth case
President Jacob Zuma’s son Edward faces a fresh charge of bringing the ANC into disrepute for heckling former finance minister Pravin Gordhan at...
​No place in South Africa for the likes of racist Sodwana Bay guesthouse owner, says DA leader Mmusi Maimane
​No place in South Africa for the likes of racist Sodwana Bay guesthouse owner, says DA leader Mmusi Maimane
Following the most recent online exposé of racism in South Africa – this time involving the Sodwana Bay Guest House’s refusal to accept black...
​Zuma given two weeks to respond to allegations of hate speech
​Zuma given two weeks to respond to allegations of hate speech
President Jacob Zuma has until July 4 to respond to complaints of hate speech laid against him at the Human Rights Commission (HRC) by the Freedom...
Restaurant owner dismisses racist comment allegations
Restaurant owner dismisses racist comment allegations
Paul Da Silva, the owner of Spetada restaurant in Rosebank, has dismissed claims that he hurled racist insults at two black women when they...
For the love of hate speech
For the love of hate speech
Julius Malema, now leader of the Economic Freedom Fighters, agreed not to sing "shoot the boer". Political puppet Chester Missing wants Afrikaans...
Human rights commission to probe Limpopo school toilets
Human rights commission to probe Limpopo school toilets
The South African Human Rights Commission will investigate sanitation in schools across Limpopo after a grade R pupil fell into a pit toilet and...
SAHRC to pronounce on textbook scandal
SAHRC to pronounce on textbook scandal
An interim report following hearings into the alleged non-delivery of textbooks was being compiled and would soon be presented to Parliament, the...
‘Inadequate’ education data prompts commission probe
‘Inadequate’ education data prompts commission probe
Unreliable data from provincial education departments about the ­supply of learning materials, including textbooks, to the country’s...
Court orders suspension of Lenasia demolition
Court orders suspension of Lenasia demolition
South African Human Rights Commission spokesperson Isaac Mangena said the high court in Johannesburg granted the commission's application, and...

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