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e-Cigarette use by American kids doubled in 2 years

Data from the 2019 Monitoring the Future Survey, that included children in classes 8, 10 and 12, shows alarmingly high rates of e-cigarette use compared to just a year ago, with rates doubling in the past two years, according to findings published in the New England Journal of Medicine.

20 September 2019 | World

SABC seeks 5% increase in TV licence fees

SABC acting spokesperson Vuyo Mthembu said the public broadcaster was calling for a review and amendment of the legislative requirements in the Broadcasting Act, No 4 of 1999, which governs TV licence tariff fees and was proposing a 5% increase on the TV licence fee.

20 September 2019 | News