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An oasis of hope:
Wild Coast school helps
break cycle of violence and poverty

In an impoverished community, a well-run school breaks the cycle of violence and poverty, reports Mlu Mdletshe

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Kissing the Cape Flats with a Band Aid strip

Sending in the army is like kissing the Cape Flats better with a Band Aid strip, writes Tony Weaver

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National Lotteries Commission linked to controversial grants

Seasoned investigative reporter and journalism trainer, Raymond Joseph, uncovers what is possibly only a fraction of questionable grants involving National Lottery money.  First published by GroundUp Featured image:Raymond Joseph The

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OPINION: Caster Semenya – not normal enough?

Our heroes have always been different from the norm. Picking on Caster Semenya amounts to double-standards, says writer-producer Gordon Greaves What the International Association of Athletics Federations has done to

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Chance meeting leads to lifesaving break

A CHANCE meeting between a former Lion’s rugby hooker and a down-and-out Durban lifeguard who grew up an orphan, has turned into a truly lifesaving opportunity for 19-year-old Thobani Phoseka.

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Bail denied in North Coast rock throwing case

The Tongaat men accused of the rock-throwing murder of two children have been denied bail. Bukeka Silekwa reports.

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Toxic times: primer takes the fight to polluters

A new booklet provides useful information for communities facing pollution problems. Thabiso Goba reports.

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Civil servant jailed for stealing farm

Case highlights extent to which corrupt officials easily manipulate the land reform process. Fred Kockott and Thabiso Goba report. First published by GroundUp A former project manager for the KwaZulu-Natal

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WHOONGA PARK

A peculiar zone where even cops feared to tread . . .