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Bullets fly in new mall

Shoppers at Joburg’s newly opened Mall of the South ran for their lives as gunshots rang through the shopping centre.

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Spin doctor defends alleged abuser

Sports Minister Fikile Mbalula’s spokesman Esethu Hasane has found himself at the centre of controversy again.

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Four reasons to drink coffee

The current evidence is mostly in favour of drinking coffee (but there are some cautions), writes Clare Collins.

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Nobel panel moves in mysterious ways

The award is always a surprise, whether pre-emptive or for work well done, says Peter Fabricius.

Making a plan with 947 and the Dischem Foundation
Last week a few tweeps from the Joburg ‘Twittersphere’ alerted us of a fire that had ravaged a building in Jeppestown, leaving more than 500 people homeless without their ...