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Female voices rarely make it in to news stories and female sources are less quoted than male sources.

Women’s voices missing in public discourse

Thursday 30 October 2014 18:58

Challenges aside, the South African news media have come a long way since the days of apartheid rule.

Women’s voices missing in public discourse

Thursday 30 October 2014 18:58

Challenges aside, the South African news media have come a long way since the days of apartheid rule.

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'There's room for improvement in women advancement'

Wednesday 29 October 2014 10:45

Independent Researcher and Analyst Nomboniso Gasa says although South Africa has made progress in the advancement of women, more still needs to be done.

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Numsa, Cosatu separation inevitable: Expert

Monday 27 October 2014 11:30

Political analysts Lesiba Teffo and Aubrey Matshiqi say the relationship between Numsa and Cosatu is nearing the end and cannot be salvaged.

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Expert unpacks retirement tax reforms delay

Sunday 26 October 2014 11:30

Principal Consultant from Old Mutual, Michelle du Toit, says the recent delays in retirement tax reforms are a step in the right direction.

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Nene spot-on about fiscal consolidation: Jamine

Saturday 25 October 2014 10:48

Economist Azar Jamine says Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene was “essentially spot on in saying fiscal consolidation can no longer be postponed.”

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Russia’s call to lift Cuban embargo is spot-on

Thursday 23 October 2014 10:49

In a week’s time, on October 28 to be exact, the UN General Assembly is set to consider a resolution urging the US to lift its long-running, horrific economic embargo on its next-door neighbor, Cuba.

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Pistorius sentence is good: Attorney

Wednesday 22 October 2014 09:49

Attorney at Marks Attorneys, Ulrich Roux, says Oscar Pistorius's sentence is good in terms of a conviction of culpable homicide.

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Leadership is tested in times of strife

Wednesday 22 October 2014 06:07

When Nhlanhla Nene takes the floor on Wednesday afternoon to present his very first Medium Term Budget Policy Statement for 2015/16, he will be under intense scrutiny.

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NDP requires strong leadership : Budget Speech Preview

Tuesday 21 October 2014 16:09

When Minister Nene presents this year’s medium-term budget policy statement (MTBPS) on October 22, it will reflect on how far we have come in the last 20 years.

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Black majority left with political power: Fikeni

Tuesday 21 October 2014 10:41

Political analyst Somadoda Fikeni says the black majority is largely left with political power and the white minority has the economic and social power

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