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Facebook, Microsoft, Amazon and Google spread disinformation and violent extremism

Although we have only just begun to understand the harms caused by internet platforms to public health, privacy and competition, we will soon...

Bold biotech from Wits

Wits University postgraduates recently made mobility more accessible to the one million amputees in South Africa with a lightweight 3D-printed hand that costs...

If you were a girl: Men, this is what you need to understand about...

COMMENTThe body swap is an old Hollywood trope: Boy meets girl, boy swaps bodies with girl, boy has epiphany about love, life and...

In pictures: John Steenhuisen announces his resignation as chief whip of the DA

John Steenhuisen said, “The chief-whip is appointed by the leader. Since Mmusi Maimane has announced his resignation from the party and from parliament,...

Big cats at risk over Asian drug myth : The Standard

Lions kept in cages farms in poor conditions for the production of bone wines and traditional medicine in Asian countries.Lions in Kenyan parks...

Kenyans suffer losses in SA attacks : The Standard

People rummage through looted foreign-owned shops in Alexandra township, Johannesburg.Kenya is keeping a close watch on events in South Africa following days...

Kenyans hit in South Africa anti-foreigner violence : The Standard

South African looters take items from an alleged foreign-owned shop during a riot in Johannesburg on September 2. The Kenyan High Commissioner to...

“The earth is full of heavenly bodies everywhere”

Skies are rarely the dominant feature in Hemelliggaam or The Attempt To Be Here Now, Tommaso Fiscaletti and Nic Grobler’s four-years-in-the-making photographic, video...

ANC W. Cape to go back to the drawing board as NEC disbands provincial...

The ANC has disbanded its Western Cape leadership following ongoing clashes between senior officials in the province.The organisation has been weakened in recent years...

Baxter resigns as Bafana coach

Stuart Baxter has resigned from his position as Bafana Bafana coach.The Scot resolved weeks of rumours on Friday morning, revealing that he no...

Healthcare’s crucial tool is trust

Doctors and nurses have traditionally been among the most trusted people in society. According to the Wellcome Global Monitor, the largest-ever survey of...

Silicosis case settlement brings hope

‘I get the money: What will I do with it? I cannot walk five metres without losing breath. I cannot even go to...

Faction fights in KZN turn school playgrounds into battlefields

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Vignettes on our lives and dreams

You know what they say about judging a book by its cover. But no one ever said anything about judging a book by...

EDITORIAL: We ignore our children’s future

Beyond all the noise — the politics and the Twitter spats between politicians — are South Africans who are grappling with serious difficulties...
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Chelsea vs Liverpool: Thiago Alcantara to be unveiled ahead of EPL clash

Thiago Alcantara will be unveiled as a Liverpool player on Friday, before this weekend’s trip to face Chelsea in the Premier League, the...

LaLiga: Messi could miss Koeman’s first El Clasico in October

Barcelona manager, Ronald Koeman, could be without Lionel Messi for three games in October, including the El Clasico against Real Madrid, if he...