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22 Nov 2019 | Nomvula Mokonyane: Yet another premier's denial of R1.3bn for Alexandra Renewal Project

Former Gauteng housing MEC and premier Nomvula Mokonyane has parried allegations that she might have anything to do with the controversial R1.3bn mean...

21 Nov 2019 | The impact of Rugby World Cup on social cohesion

Classic 1027 — Dr Saahier Parker, senior research manager at HSRC To listen to Dr Parker's interview click here....

19 Nov 2019 | 'Missing' Alex R1.3bn never existed, says former Gauteng premier

Former Gauteng premier Mbhazima Shilowa has told an inquiry that allegations that R1.3bn had gone missing from the Alexandra Renewal Project were inco...

19 Nov 2019 | Comprehensive Sexuality Education lesson plans are now available online

Comprehensive Sexuality Education (CSE) was introduced in 2000 within the subjects of Life Orientation in selected schools to ensure that learners do ...

15 Nov 2019 | Financial Literacy and its power to change the SA's economic landscape

Coco Chanel, the famed fashion designer, was once quoted as saying: "There are people who have money, and there are people who are rich." While many i...

15 Nov 2019 | MARI PETE new anthology: review

(Marí Peté (centre) with Prof Jean-Philippe Wade (Head of Department of Video Technology, DUT) and Prof Heidi van Rooyen (Executive Dire...

15 Nov 2019 | Three life sentences for Uyinene Mrwetyana's killer

The family of Uyinene Mrwetyana, 19, were in the court on Friday when the man accused of the UCT student's murder was handed three life sentences.Luya...

13 Nov 2019 | Exploring biases in Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning

Eusebius explores real biases, be it gender, racial or disability biases in artificial intelligence, data and algorithms present in our every day live...

12 Nov 2019 | 2019 MTBPS: Human Sciences Research Council (HRSC) submission

Standing Committee on AppropriationsThe Human Sciences Research Council (HRSC) gave a submission on the Medium Term Budget Policy Statement touching o...

8 Nov 2019 | Delhi health crisis linked to urbanisation

India’s capital city, Delhi, often hits the headlines. The United Nations reckons it is expanding by 100 people an hour, or 3% a year, making it...