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Days that gave birth to a nation

This day 20 years ago

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Eating from nature’s garden

Although wild vegetables are consumed in small quantities, they can play a vital role in boosting household food security among rural people, writes Dr Sydney M... Read Story

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Study rooted in fight against HIV

Local researcher has found that an indigenous plant has anti-HIV properties and can be used in the development of HIV medication

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One million foreigners sent packing
December 19 2013 at 07:01

Saudi expulsions leave broken dreams in Africa and Asia, write Angus McDowall, Praven Menon and Aaron Maasho

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The bullet that stopped ‘Blade Runner’s’ career
December 19 2013 at 06:15

Yolande du Preez looks back on the incident that started with shots fired at Silverwoods Country Estate on February 14

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‘DNA care’ on horizon
December 18 2013 at 09:14

Technology stalwart IBM predicts classrooms getting to know pupils and doctors using DNA to customise care

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Apps listen in on conversations
December 18 2013 at 09:10

New apps that scan e-mails and calendars or listen to conversations can predict and provide information such as websites, videos and maps to users

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Apps to track your life
December 18 2013 at 09:08

Keeping track of people’s special moments and memories by producing digital scrapbooks and journals that help users log where they have been and what they have done

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Spotify launches free mobile streaming service
December 18 2013 at 09:08

Company would allow users to stream playlists for free as long as the songs are shuffled randomly

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Mandelas a threat to their ‘brand’
December 18 2013 at 08:38

One of the world’s most revered names, Nelson Mandela has also become a money-spinning brand that some fear may be abused and devalued by the very people supposed to protect it – his heirs.

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Pontiff’s star rating seen as mixed blessing
December 18 2013 at 07:19

Real reforms await as Pope Francis overhauls the Catholic image, writes Dario Thuburn

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CAR militias seek president’s overthrow
December 17 2013 at 07:33

Fighters pose the greatest threat to former Muslim rebels ruling the country, writes Krista Larson

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Fury over expansion of beef trade
December 17 2013 at 07:24

Land of holy cow may soon be biggest exporter

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