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# south-africa - Yesterday’s News

‘My life in Ireland is the normal tapestry of pleasure and pain – but the good far outweighs any bad’

It took me a little time to get used to a new culture, but I have discovered that Irish people love spreading happiness and positivity.

# south-africa - Tuesday 19 May, 2015

Dunnes workers remember their 2 years and 9 months protesting apartheid

“There were times on the picket line when we felt so down, that we just wanted to walk away from it, but we would never have gone back in…”

# south-africa - Monday 18 May, 2015

Former tennis champion jailed for raping young girls he coached

The judge said the six-year sentence would be longer if Hewitt was charged at a younger age.

# south-africa - Sunday 17 May, 2015

# south-africa - Friday 15 May, 2015

Men who strangled nun with typewriter cord get life sentences

The accused “showed no remorse”.

# south-africa - Wednesday 13 May, 2015

From The Daily Edge This guy didn’t know how long his sickly puppy would live, so he filmed her growing up The Pegasus Project

This guy didn’t know how long his sickly puppy would live, so he filmed her growing up

Pegasus’ story is going viral all across the world.

# south-africa - Monday 11 May, 2015

This drugs campaigner sparked up a joint live on the news

He began smoking during an interview on drug laws in the country.

# south-africa - Monday 4 May, 2015

South African man who ‘copied and pasted’ wife’s eulogy charged with murdering her

Christopher Panayiotou gave a “moving tribute” to his wife last week. Now he’s been charged with her murder.

Man escapes shark attack by ‘poking it in the eye’

Sure what else could you do?

# south-africa - Tuesday 21 April, 2015

‘All of a sudden they hate foreigners, and we get two choices – go home or be killed’

Immigrants in South Africa have shared their stories.

# south-africa - Sunday 19 April, 2015

South Africa in crisis after attacks kill six immigrants

In the latest violence, mobs attacked shops owned by foreign nationals in a poor area of Johannesburg.

# south-africa - Friday 17 April, 2015

From The42 Ireland’s 2023 Rugby World Cup set to be challenged RWC2023

Ireland’s 2023 Rugby World Cup set to be challenged

The race is hotting up for the right to host the Rugby World Cup.

# south-africa - Saturday 4 April, 2015

Some of your ancestors were fat and some of your ancestors were thin

New research has shown our ancestors began to diversify earlier than we think.

# south-africa - Monday 30 March, 2015

Here’s all you need to know about the man taking over from Jon Stewart

The South African comedian is the show’s new host.

From The Daily Edge Everything you need to know about the man taking over from Jon Stewart Trevor Noah

Everything you need to know about the man taking over from Jon Stewart

South African comedian Trevor Noah is the new host.

# south-africa - Friday 13 March, 2015

World’s first successful long-term penis transplant has been carried out

The operation was carried out in December and the patient has returned to full function.

Green-lighted appeal could mean more jail time for Pistorius

The Paralympian had attempted to stop the appeal of his acquittal on murder charges.

# south-africa - Thursday 12 March, 2015

From The Daily Edge This TV reporter was robbed on camera by the most brazen muggers ever Mugged

# south-africa - Friday 6 March, 2015

‘Why is it so hard to see black and blue?: The Dress takes on domestic violence

Salvation Army is using the now iconic dress in an awareness campaign.

# south-africa - Wednesday 4 March, 2015

From The42 South Africa are now an official rival for Ireland in 2023 World Cup bid BOK OFF

South Africa are now an official rival for Ireland in 2023 World Cup bid

The SARU are hoping persistence pays off as they enter the bidding for the fourth straight tournament.

# south-africa - Tuesday 3 March, 2015

From The42 Ireland bullied by dominant South Africa as they slump to first World Cup defeat Reality Check

Ireland bullied by dominant South Africa as they slump to first World Cup defeat

Ireland slip to fourth in Pool B after this morning’s loss.

From The42 Ireland’s biggest challenge awaits but ‘no fear’ mentality needed against South Africa CWC15

Ireland’s biggest challenge awaits but ‘no fear’ mentality needed against South Africa

Phil Simmons’ side continue their World Cup campaign tonight.

# south-africa - Sunday 1 March, 2015

From The42 Ireland’s Kevin Phelan narrowly misses out on Joburg Open title but pockets €80,000 So Close

Ireland’s Kevin Phelan narrowly misses out on Joburg Open title but pockets €80,000

The Waterford man finished in a tie for second.

# south-africa - Friday 27 February, 2015

Baby kidnapped days after birth reunited with parents 17 years later

Pupils at the teenager’s school noticed similarities between her and a younger biological sister.

# south-africa - Thursday 19 February, 2015

Zuma: I’m not racist, white people won’t be chased out of South Africa

However he said would never stop talking about history because children should know the country’s past to ensure that mistakes were not repeated.

# south-africa - Sunday 15 February, 2015

From The42 Will there be a better catch at this year’s Cricket World Cup? Howzat?

Will there be a better catch at this year’s Cricket World Cup?

What an effort from Zimbabwe’s Craig Ervine

# south-africa - Wednesday 4 February, 2015

From The42 Two-year ban for South African rugby player after positive test for steroids Drugs In Rugby

Two-year ban for South African rugby player after positive test for steroids

Gerbrandt Grobler has admitted his guilt and will not contest the sanction.

# south-africa - Monday 2 February, 2015

On this day 25 years ago, the speech that changed South Africa forever

FW De Klerk ended apartheid – and freed Nelson Mandela.

# south-africa - Friday 30 January, 2015

Here’s What Happened Today: Friday

Bertie Ahern, the Dáil walkout and restrictions on E-cigarettes.

‘Prime Evil’ apartheid-era murderer given parole

Eugene De Kock was sentenced to two life terms plus 212 years in prison for his activities as head of the infamous Vlakplaas police death squad.

# south-africa - Friday 16 January, 2015

From The42 Roux buying into Connacht’s culture but has great memories of Leinster Enforcer

Roux buying into Connacht’s culture but has great memories of Leinster

The 24-year-old lock qualifies to play for Ireland later this year.

# south-africa - Sunday 11 January, 2015

From The42 Records tumble as Ireland’s World Cup opponents warm-up with T20 run-fest Carnage

Records tumble as Ireland’s World Cup opponents warm-up with T20 run-fest

There was carnage as David Miller hit a six over a four-tiered stand and onto a golf course.

# south-africa - Saturday 3 January, 2015

From The Daily Edge Watch a tiger jump impossibly high to grab a piece of meat Leap Of Faith

# south-africa - Tuesday 30 December, 2014

Irish parachutists given out to for breaking rules on apartheid

The Minister for Foreign Affairs was afraid their participation would give the wrong impression of where Ireland stood on the apartheid issue.

# south-africa - Sunday 28 December, 2014

From The42 Howard learning quickly after de Villiers and Smal set up Munster switch Loan Deal

Howard learning quickly after de Villiers and Smal set up Munster switch

The 22-year-old centre delivered another physical performance against Leinster on Friday night.

# south-africa - Saturday 27 December, 2014

Community buys presents and rallies to help orphaned girls after parents’ stabbing

Cornelius and Angelique Billing died in a domestic incident in Co Clare.

# south-africa - Wednesday 10 December, 2014

Manslaughter charge for Oscar Pistorius could be upgraded to murder

The prosecution said in court today that the judge had misinterpreted a legal principle.

# south-africa - Monday 1 December, 2014

From The42 Jean De Villiers is facing a real fight to be fit for the World Cup next year Boks

Jean De Villiers is facing a real fight to be fit for the World Cup next year

The former Munster man suffered a horrific looking knee injury in Cardiff.

# south-africa - Sunday 30 November, 2014

From The42 Jean de Villiers suffers ‘significant ligament damage’ after horror injury against Wales Long Way Back

Jean de Villiers suffers ‘significant ligament damage’ after horror injury against Wales

The centre’s hopes of playing in next year’s World Cup could be in doubt.

# south-africa - Friday 28 November, 2014

From Business ETC Most people around the world think the internet is a human right Human Rights

Most people around the world think the internet is a human right

This comes as part of a new study by the Centre for International Governance Innovation.

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