Midrand's 'airpocalypse' a reality with toxic air
The air people breathe in Midrand is often 50 times more toxic than is considered safe

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National

Water supplier to shut off taps in Jo’burg for 54 hours
Johannesburg Water’s main bulk supplier will be shut down for 54 hours from June 24, affecting large parts of Gauteng

Politics

Dubious comrades sent by the ANC to head parliamentary committees
After being cleared by the ANC’s internal ethics committee, prominent politicians from the Jacob Zuma’s administration are back in Parliament

M&G Africa

Why it’s hard to stop Ebola spreading — between people and across borders
Borders are porous between North Kivu province of the DRC and neighbouring countries, so the potential for spread is highly likely

Environment

Midrand's 'airpocalypse' a reality with toxic air
The air people breathe in Midrand is often 50 times more toxic than is considered safe

Education

Youth want to farm, but not as slave labour
Millions are interested in agriculture, but stigma and low wages drive them to greener pastures

Business

Libra, the cryptocurrency spearheaded by Facebook, arrives
Unlike other digital or cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin, the Libra is intended to be backed by real assets

World

Ex-French president Sarkozy loses bid to halt corruption trial
​Former French president Nicolas Sarkozy has lost his final bid to avoid a trial on charges of corruption and influence peddling

Bhekisisa

How one project is finally helping reduce the risk of suicide among teens
When kids at risk of suicide can talk to trained friends & family, they're seven times less likely to die, says one of the world's largest studies.

Arts & Culture

BOOK REVIEW: Understanding Sharia Islamic law in a globalised world
This book is a must read for those seeking to understand an important worldview that no longer remains hidden in the sands of the desert

Sport

Australia's Kerr hailed as 'GOAT' after four-goal World Cup romp
The Aussie superstar guided her country to the last 16 of the World Cup after single-handedly destroying Jamaica

Client Media Releases

NWU takes sports development to new heights
UKZN scientists receive multimillion-rand research award