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Parts of SA may see more rainfall, research shows

New research from Wits University shows tropical storms are not becoming more frequent but they are moving south - resulting in increased rainfall.

Philippine tropical storm death toll rises to over 400

The death toll from tropical storm Washi in the Phillipines is now said to have killed at least 436 people, many caught in their beds.

Storm Lee brings with it more flooding

Tropical Storm Lee has made landfall in Louisiana, bringing with it torrential rains threatening floods in parts of the country.

Tropical Storm Agatha kills 96 in Central America

The remnants of Tropical Storm Agatha dumped more rain across Central America on Sunday after killing at least 96 people in the region.

Eleven dead as tropical storm pounds Taiwan

Eleven people have been killed and three more are missing in Taiwan as Tropical Storm Kalmaegi brought strong winds and heavy downpours, rescuers say.

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Treasury presents Covid-19 corruption action plan

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Accounting technician beats the odds to obtain a professional qualification

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Accounting for sustainability: A South African case study

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Debt management amid Covid-19 and beyond

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