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1 October 2014 18:05 (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 Marianne Thamm

Active citizenship: how Khayelitsha residents are leading the charge


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By Ranjeni Munusamy

Conspiracies, plots and reactionary forces: Who is out to get Zuma and Malema?


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By Greg Nicolson

Berets, boerewors and bravado: Malema makes brief court appearance


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By Greg Nicolson

In photos: Rallying for Malema


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By Stephen Grootes

Baleka Mbete: She coulda been a contender




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By Richard Poplak

Sh*t the EFF will do: Go rogue


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By SIPHO MADONSELA

Right of response: Tolling is the most sustainable way to raise funds for highway maintenance and upkeep


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By Raymond Suttner

Op-Ed: Patriarchy is part of our heritage, but not to be celebrated


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By Ranjeni Munusamy

The Zuma poser: Will Nkandla break Parliament and SA's democracy with it?


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By GroundUp

GroundUp: How Nedbank took the Radebes' house - and how they won it back again


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By Stephen Grootes

Tall Thales: Sunday Times Arms Deal exposé drills holes in Zuma's version




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By Greg Nicolson

SANDF slammed for HIV discrimination – again


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By Alex Eliseev

Analysis: The SAPS need more than prayer – they need a leader


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By Ranjeni Munusamy

The ANC's big fat Nkandla migraine


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By Greg Nicolson

Marikana: Sceptical miners await an end to the Farlam Commission


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By Dirk de Vos

Analysis: Why we won’t be getting any nuclear power plants from Russia anytime soon


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By Stephen Grootes

RIP Mangaung's corruption resolution, RIP




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By Simon Allison

Analysis: Russia and South Africa, together for decades


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By Rebecca Davis

Frenzy of Oscar books kicks off: Ex-girlfriend’s mother first to the finish line


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By AFRICA CHECK

Has Jacob Zuma hurt the fight against AIDS more than Thabo Mbeki?


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By J Brooks Spector

Johannesburg’s new towns: The utopian answer to the city’s needs or another problem to fix?


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By Greg Nicolson

Mantashe: 'When people are abnormal, rules do not apply'


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By Pieter-Dirk Uys

Op-Ed: Heritage Day - a time to embrace the demands of democracy




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By Rebecca Davis

SAPS’ message to SA: Feel comfortable. We love you.


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By Ranjeni Munusamy

Protecting Olympus from falling: ANC goes for broke to defend Zuma


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By Stephen Grootes

The SA highway to democracy: Potholes and bumps, but still there


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By GCOBANI QAMBELA & SIMAMKELE DLAKAVU

Op-Ed: Youth unemployment in SA – Apartheid is alive and well


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By WAMUWI MBAO

Op-Ed: The challenge of where to lay Nat Nakasa


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By Greg Nicolson

SACP: We will huff and we will puff, and we'll blow the EFF down




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