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REUTERS

TV licence: liable until it is cancelled

The SABC lays down a set of fairly onerous requirements for the cancelling of a TV licence. Wendy Knowler investigates

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Beijing’s focus on coal lost in haze of smog

The soaring, grimy chimneys of the coal-fired power station have belched the last of their choking fumes into Beijing's air, authorities say.

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Death of the landline

A study found 28 percent of people cannot recall their home number, while a third ignore their landline when it rings.

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Beijing’s focus on coal lost in haze ...

The soaring, grimy chimneys of the coal-fired power station have belched the last of their choking fumes into Beijing's air, authorities say.< ...

Ebola drug may also fight norovirus

The drug works by causing the virus to self-destruct in a process known as 'lethal mutagenesis', which causes errors in its genetic informatio ...

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Beijing’s focus on coal lost in haze of smog
October 22 2014 at 14:03

The soaring, grimy chimneys of the coal-fired power station have belched the last of their choking fumes into Beijing's air, authorities say.

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TV licence: liable until it is cancelled
October 22 2014 at 14:02

The SABC lays down a set of fairly onerous requirements for the cancelling of a TV licence. Wendy Knowler investigates

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Death of the landline
October 22 2014 at 10:28

A study found 28 percent of people cannot recall their home number, while a third ignore their landline when it rings.

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Wozniak to mentor at Aussie university
October 22 2014 at 10:26

Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak has accepted an adjunct professorship at a Sydney university.

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Apple issues security warning
October 22 2014 at 10:27

Apple has posted a new security warning for users of its iCloud online storage service amid reports of a concerted effort to steal passwords.

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Google’s music service adds mood to mix
October 22 2014 at 10:27

Google's music-subscription service will try to anticipate its listeners' mood swings as it amplifies its competition with other popular services.

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Russia ruled out in JPMorgan breach
October 22 2014 at 10:26

The Russian government has been ruled out as sponsor of a cyber attack on JPMorgan Chase & Co, say officials.

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Ebola drug may also fight norovirus
October 22 2014 at 09:31

The drug works by causing the virus to self-destruct in a process known as 'lethal mutagenesis', which causes errors in its genetic information.

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Sphinx discovered at Greek tomb
October 22 2014 at 09:32

The head of a near-intact marble sphinx has been discovered in the largest tomb ever unearthed in Amphipolis, northern Greece.

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US, China can tip balance in climate quest
October 22 2014 at 09:31

The US and China could reduce by a quarter the envisaged 2020 shortfall in emissions cuts required to curtail global warming, say researchers.

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