Posted on August 20, 2015 / No Comments
Rugby stirs strong emotions in this country. But is it too dangerous for school kids? (read more…)
Posted on August 12, 2015 / No Comments
In the wake of the financial crisis and the ensuing period of austerity, there has been a renewed interest in the working poor in developed countries, including the US and the UK.
Posted on August 11, 2015 / No Comments
The Western Cape Education Department (WCED) has promised to register all Dunoon students who are yet to be placed in schools by tomorrow (Wednesday, 12 August). (read more…)
Posted on August 3, 2015 / Comments Off on Zimbabwean authorities say killing cecil the lion was definitely illegal
Despite belated claims by American dentist Walter Palmer and Theo Bronkhorst (the professional hunter from Bushman Safaris) that killing Cecil the lion was legal, Zimbabwe Parks and Wildlife Management Authority have issued a press release categorically stating that the hunt was “deliberate and illegal”. (read more…)
Posted on July 28, 2015 / Comments Off on Perhaps it’s time you cleaned your tackies?
Because two brothers hated getting their sneakers dirty and could not bear wearing dirty shoes, they came up with the unique idea of opening a tackie laundry.
Posted on July 24, 2015 / Comments Off on Building a business out of old bricks
At Sweet Home Farm in an area known as Etheni near Brown Farm in Philippi, a number of families are making a living by selling recycled bricks for R1.50 a brick. New bricks retail for around R6.95.
Posted on July 22, 2015 / Comments Off on Corporate social responsibility: a beautiful friendship
The corporate world and the non-profit sector don’t often go hand in hand. But when they do, it’s a match made in heaven, linking much-needed funding with those that need it most.