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6 March 2015 04:11 (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 Stephen Grootes

SA's institutions of democracy: Too important for partisanship


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By Richard Poplak

The day the State Security Agency started investigating opposition politicians for being CIA agents


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By Greg Nicolson

Cosatu and Vavi: Visible (dis)unity in action


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By Ranjeni Munusamy

Jamming his own signal or running for cover? Ramaphosa's slippery Q&A in Parliament


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By Daily Maverick Staff Reporter

Letter to the Editor: UCT’s response to Andrew Ihsaan Gasnolar




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By JERM

CARTOON: Jerm Attack!


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By Ranjeni Munusamy

Cosatu break-up, Act IX, Scene VIII: Vavi takes a leap without a safety net


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By Marianne Thamm

SA whistleblowers: Assassinations, victimisation, marginalisation for doing the right thing


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By Carolyn Raphaely

St Albans prison torture: A conspiracy of silence


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By GroundUp

GroundUp: Gay and lesbian activists call for ‘racist’ Cape Town Pride to be more inclusive


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By Richard Poplak

Landscapes painted by xenophobia: Protea South, Soweto




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By Raymond Suttner

Op-Ed: An attack on a foreign migrant is an attack on us all


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By Marianne Thamm

A cultural weapon? How Afrikaans arts journalists found breathing space in Apartheid SA


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By GroundUp

GroundUp: Manenberg school highlights public versus private education debate


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By Stephen Grootes

Op-Ed: The trade union federation formerly known as Cosatu


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By Ranjeni Munusamy

Information = Power: Jacob Zuma’s shrinking circle of trust


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By Stephen Grootes

The IEC: Calm down to a panic




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By Daily Maverick Staff Reporter

Right of Response: Free State Government’s letter to the editor


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By GroundUp

GroundUp: How the Free State health system is being destroyed – whistleblowers' account


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By Marianne Thamm

The Art of Persuasion: Vusi Pikoli’s great new adventure in Zilleland


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By BHEKI C. SIMELANE

Braamfisherville, Soweto: Burning man. Burning Somali Man.


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By Richard Poplak

Spy Cables, Kumi Naidoo and Big Bad Nuclear: Why the Deep State is watching you


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By Rebecca Davis

Budget 2015: Where’s the money at?




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By Ranjeni Munusamy

Budget 2015: Nhlanhla Nene and the theory of everything


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By Daily Maverick Staff Reporter

Full text: Nhlanhla Nene's 2015 Budget speech


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By RANJENI MUNUSAMY & REBECCA DAVIS

SA Budget 2015: Nene appoints committee to sort SARS out


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By RANJENI MUNUSAMY & REBECCA DAVIS

SA Budget 2015: Taxes up, up and away


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By Rebecca Davis

Politicians behaving badly: When will leaders walk the talk on respect for women?


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By Richard Poplak

Whither the Whistleblower: Who leaked the Spy Cables, and why?




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