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First step to reading your mind

Mind reading a reality but it would require your permission and the removal of the top of your skull.

Scientists come across monstrous black holes

A team of astronomers have found the biggest black holes known to exist 300-million light years away -- each one 10-billion times the size of our sun.

Women scientists claim Nobel prize for defying ageing

The discovery of a biological gatekeeper that prevents genetic code from fraying with age has won three American scientists this year's Nobel prize.

Capturing rhythm, meaning and narrativity

Literary lion Ngugi wa Thiong'o tells Niren Tolsi about the hurdles facing Africa and African writers and how they can be surmounted.

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Slice of life: Recycling for our lives

This lockdown will hurt my family in the stomach. We will suffer for this whole period. I don’t even know what I will do when my wife gives birth in the next two weeks

Mbalula defends changing taxi operating times

Regulations for taxis have been relaxed over the last few days of the lockdown prompting criticism. Transport minister Fikile Mbalula however, has defended the decision

A week in lockdown: SA Covid-19 cases at 1 505

The health department says it is awaiting confirmation on whether two deaths in Kwazulu-Natal are related to the coronavirus disease

Press Releases

New energy mix on the cards

REI4P already has and will continue to yield thousands of employment opportunities

The online value of executive education in a Covid-19 world

Executive education courses further develop the skills of leaders in the workplace

Sisa Ntshona urges everyone to stay home, and consider travelling later

Sisa Ntshona has urged everyone to limit their movements in line with government’s request

SAB Zenzele’s special AGM postponed until further notice

An arrangement has been announced for shareholders and retailers to receive a 77.5% cash payout

20th Edition of the National Teaching Awards

Teachers are seldom recognised but they are indispensable to the country's education system

Awards affirm the vital work that teachers do

Government is committed to empowering South Africa’s teachers with skills, knowledge and techniques for a changing world

SAB Zenzele special AGM rescheduled to March 25 2020

New voting arrangements are being made to safeguard the health of shareholders