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20 April 2015 00:39 (South Africa)
South Africa

SA's Q1 GDP - those muscles are only Photoshopped

  • Paul Berkowitz
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StatsSA released its GDP bulletin for the first quarter of 2012 on Tuesday. Growth in the economy was higher than expected, but how strong are the underlying trends? By PAUL BERKOWITZ.

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By Danai Pachedu

Je suis kwerekwere: Letter from a Sacred Heart student


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By Ranjeni Munusamy

South Africa: The place of shame, violence and disconnect


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By Rebecca Davis

Parliament diary: Xenophobia eclipses Nkandla (eventually)


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By Alex Eliseev

Op-Ed: Xenophobia, the darkest déjà vu of them all


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By JERM

Cartoon: Jerm Attack!




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By Marianne Thamm

Equality Court: Religious belief does not override equality


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By Greg Nicolson

‘Elastoplast on a boil’: Too little, too late for the victims of xenophobia


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By Mark Heywood

Op-Ed: The future can be better for all


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By Stephen Grootes

Op-Ed: When the economy suffers, xenophobia thrives


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By Marianne Thamm

Choosing our judges 101: How to rise (or not) through the legal ranks


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By Rebecca Davis

JSC Day 3: Why does government prefer representation by white male lawyers?




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By BHEKI C. SIMELANE

Durban’s ring of xenophobia


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By Ranjeni Munusamy

Xenophobia and bloodshed in His Majesty’s kingdom


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By Rebecca Davis

JSC Day 2: Judge Masipa loses out, Ramaphosa’s pal frowned upon


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By Richard Poplak

The Heir Apparent — A portrait of Mmusi Maimane in two interviews


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By Rebecca Davis

JSC interviews: ‘Oscar judge’ grilled; gender stays in the spotlight


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By Ranjeni Munusamy

Analysis: The shifting sands of SA politics




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By Marianne Thamm

Land question: Significant ideological and policy shifts


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By Greg Nicolson

African solidarity: From Garissa to Umlazi


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By Antoinette Muller

Soccer: Henyekane's death, and the ongoing need for an engaged players’ union


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By Stephen Grootes

The DA leadership battle: It is Maimane's to lose


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By Ross Harvey

Op-Ed: Trading blows over trading rhino horn


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By Daily Maverick Staff Reporter

Right of response: A letter from the Motsepe Foundation




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By Stephen Grootes

Op-Ed: Zille's bombshell


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By Richard Poplak

Post-Statue SA: What will be left when the toppling is done?


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By Rebecca Davis

Xenophobic violence: Government walks the walk, but will it talk the talk?


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By Greg Nicolson

Zille blows open DA leadership race


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By Daily Maverick Staff Reporter

Right of Response: "Amigos corruption trial: Lead prosecutor's removal explained”


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By Stephen Grootes

Op-Ed: Rhodes has fallen, now what, Minister Mthethwa?




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