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Letter: Blame Simon not Jan

If President Zuma wants to blame the first Dutch "settler" he must look at Simon van der Stel, says T Kleyn.

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Why Earth Hour matters more than ever

When Earth Hour comes around on March 28, it will be amid heightened awareness of SA’s energy crisis, says Saliem Fakir.

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Staff setback for schools

Concerns over pensions may have contributed to more Western Cape teachers resigning, according to the Education Department.

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Fire rages over Muizenberg continues
Efforts to contain  the wild fire  on the Southern Peninsula has entered its third day since Sunday, 1 March 2015, Multiple fires broke out in the mountains over Muizenbe ...