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4 August 2015 17:36 (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 GroundUp

GroundUp: Train robberies – taking your life in your hands on Metrorail


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By Stephen Grootes

Analysis: Campaign to save Phiyega is bad politics backed by alarming argument


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By Ranjeni Munusamy

Thuli Madonsela unleashed: The Outlaw fires back on Nkandla


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By Marelise van der Merwe

Pagad & The Gangs: Cape Town's streets of fire


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By Glynnis Underhill

Trench warfare, Nkandla edition: Makhanya vs Everyone Else




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By Greg Nicolson

Op-Ed: Riah Phiyega should leave. Here's why


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By HEALTH-E NEWS

Health-e News: Young East Rand lesbians wear the pants


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By GroundUp

GroundUp: City of Cape Town evicts recently housed Wolwerivier families


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By Ranjeni Munusamy

Nkandla ad hoc committee: ANC’s Operation Get Thuli


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By Richard Poplak

Dropped call — Team Qhubeka’s great Tour de France, next moves, and search for new sponsors


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By Rehad Desai

Op-Ed: Marikana – justice delayed is justice denied




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By Niki Moore

Op-Ed: Grahamstown – great festival, shame about the place


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By Greg Nicolson

SA is making progress on making initiation schools safer


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By Stephen Grootes

Hanekom vs Gigaba: When a law hurts the country


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By Ranjeni Munusamy

Analysis: Obama’s good African story to tell


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By GroundUp

GroundUp: Afrikaaps - the story of where goggas come from


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By Marelise van der Merwe

Niche to meet you: Online music streaming, SA style




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By Marianne Thamm

Amy Biehl and her killers’ gift to South Africa – the enduring power of restorative justice


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By Raymond Suttner

Op-Ed: Scandals and betrayal in South Africa today


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By Greg Nicolson

ANC: Acknowledging economic problems, sticking to its policies


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By Marelise van der Merwe

SA’s timeliest investment: The first 1,000 days of childhood education


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By Shelagh Gastrow

Op-Ed: Activist philanthropists offer more than cash


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By Marianne Thamm

Media freedom: South African government sees how its done in China




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By Stephen Grootes

Mac Maharaj: Unplugged, confident, revealing


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By Raymond Suttner

Op-Ed: Taking political action in SA in the short and long term


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By HEALTH-E NEWS

Health-e News: Paying up in a bid to prevent HIV


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By Greg Nicolson

In photos: The EFF turns two


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By Richard Poplak

The Terrible Twos: The EFF celebrates an anniversary, but does it come of age?


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By ROBYN LESLIE & SAMEENA KHAN

Apartheid policing: The Section 29 inquiry of Frank Sandy Bennetts




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