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25 October 2014 18:35 (South Africa)
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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 Marianne Thamm

The killing of Anni: A view of South African courts, 25 years later


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By GroundUp

GroundUp: Cape Town's Joe Slovo residents “too young” for houses


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By AFRICA CHECK

Africa Check: Does carnage on South Africa’s roads claim more lives than AIDS and TB?


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By Raymond Suttner

Op-Ed: The erosion of trust and paralysis in crucial institutions


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By Greg Nicolson

ANC's report on Cosatu: A house divided




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By Carolyn Raphaely

The parallel universe in Kgosi Mampuru: Inmates with disabilities speak


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By Marianne Thamm

The Killing of Anni: A semantic battlefield where words get in the way


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By Stephen Grootes

What would a COSATU fracture mean for the ANC?


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By Greg Nicolson

Oscar Pistorius: The D-Day this way comes


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By Marianne Thamm

The killing of Anni: A courtroom artist helps to see justice done


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By Marianne Thamm

The killing of Anni: Planning a wedding and a funeral




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By AFRIFORUM

Right of Response: ‘Larney, jou p**s’ is hate speech - AfriForum


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By Ranjeni Munusamy

The Vanishing: Will Zuma duck or become a lame duck?


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By Stephen Grootes

A politics of chaos: Vetocracy, the SA way


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By Greg Nicolson

Pistorius: Fate awaits


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By Ranjeni Munusamy

Pistorius Trial: The arrogance, the privilege, the farce, the insult


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By ANDREA TEAGLE

Refugees: Out of the frying pan and into the fire of South Africa’s healthcare system




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By AFRICA CHECK

AFRICA CHECK: Does SA really employ more civil servants than the US?


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By Ranjeni Munusamy

Ahmed Kathrada: On 25 years of freedom, love and peace


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By Marianne Thamm

The killing of Anni: Dial SA for Assassins?


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By Raymond Suttner

Op-Ed: Women and the legal profession – another sign that equality’s a long way off


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By Stephen Grootes

The ANC’s internal politics: Is Zuma's gravity field waning?


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By Richard Poplak

The face of apart hate: How AfriForum made the angriest band in South Africa famous




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By D BILCHITZ & M FINN

Analysis: Animal welfare and environmental protection go together


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By Shaun Swingler

Collateral damage: Gang officer’s family shot in ‘home invasion’ attack


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By Simon Allison

The President’s Fund: Where is the money for Apartheid victims actually going?


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By GroundUp

Op-Ed: Getting community service for lawyers right


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By Anthea Jeffery

Op-Ed: South African policy trajectory risks Venezuela-style economic decline


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By Stephen Grootes

Cosatu: Approaching Armageddon




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