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Friday Funnies

Friday Funnies

Friday Funnies: Laughter is the physiological response to humor. Laughter consists of two parts — a set of gestures and the production of a sound. When we laugh, the brain pressures us to conduct both those...

What Does It Take To Become An Astronaut

What Does It Take To Become An Astronaut

What Does It Take To Become An Astronaut: Have you ever wondered if you have what it takes to become a NASA Astronaut? The term “astronaut” derives from the Greek words meaning “space sailor,” and...

Golf With Trump

Golf With Trump

Golf With Trump: South African golfing legend Ernie Els has reacted strongly to flak he received from some friends and members of the public for playing a round of golf with controversial American President Donald...

Increasing Personal Taxes

Increasing Personal Taxes

Increasing Personal Taxes: With increases in VAT and corporate income tax unlikely to be announced in Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan’s 2017/18 budget on Wednesday‚ the only option was for personal income tax rates to increase‚...

Electricity Tariffs Hikes

Electricity Tariffs Hikes

Electricity Tariffs Hikes: Revelations contained in a Dentons law firm report, which showed that Eskom abused public funds to line the pockets of a few executives, will lead to the regulator taking a tougher...

Eskom News

Eskom News

Eskom News: The Eskom manager given the job of buying more than R10-billion of emergency coal during the 2008 power crisis negotiated several “irregular” contracts – including one with a friend – and resigned shortly...

Pre-Season Predators

Pre-Season Predators

Pre-Season Predators: If pre-season form is anything to go by the Stormers and the Bulls will be South Africa’s leading Super Rugby contenders‚ but reading too much into scores at this stage of the year...

DA Wants Urgent Probe

DA Wants Urgent Probe

DA Wants Urgent Probe: DA health spokesman Dr Wilmot James said on Sunday that while Health Ombudsman Malegapuru Makgoba had fingered former Gauteng Health MEC Qedani Mahlangu and some Gauteng provincial officials for their role...

Addiction And Sin

Addiction And Sin

Addiction And Sin: Many struggle with addictions.  Addictions to marijuana, to alcohol, to pornography, to gambling, to overeating, to shopping, and so many other sins.  Is there any hope in breaking the chains of addictions? Human...

Unprecedented Military Deployment

Unprecedented Military Deployment

Unprecedented Military Deployment: Four hundred and forty one members of the South African National Defence Force will be deployed until Friday‚ the Presidency said in a statement on Tuesday night. The SANDF members will help police...