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VIP Debate club : The A-Gender

by: Tshepang Tlhapane - 27 November 2014

VIP Debate club : The A-Gender

The third and and final VIP Debate Club event for 2014 took place at the usual spot: the Bannister Hotel in Braamfontein this past Tuesday. Although this may be our last for the year, don’t despair, we are back again bigger and better next year. The turnout – like in past Debate Club sessions –...

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Is Arab cultural distortion contributing to Islamophobia?

by: Rafieka Williams - 27 November 2014

Is Arab cultural distortion contributing to Islamophobia?

From Rihanna and Selena Gomez with their tattoos, to Chris Brown and Kanye West with their fashion statements, various things that have symbolic significance in the Arab world have been appropriated by celebrities and have become trends in the world of pop culture. I say this sh*t is unfair and it needs to stop! As...

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Mr Price launches their new active wear line for summer

by: Tshepo Mosokotso - 27 November 2014

Mr Price launches their new active wear line for summer

The fresh is in. Are you? The summer season is edging in! Braai-stands are on standby. The spirit of partying with loved ones is in the air and favourite songs are keeping everyone awake all night. Mr Price (MRP) is about bringing that vibe 24/7 with their freshest and super fabulous fashion at their coolest...

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The state of municipalities: Going back to basics

by: Sheilan Clarke - 27 November 2014

The state of municipalities: Going back to basics

Gauteng and the Western Cape are the top performing provinces in terms of the number of municipalities getting clean audits, while KwaZulu Natal has significantly improved since last year. This is according to Minister of Co-Operative Governance and Traditional Affairs Pravin Gordhan. He was speaking at a state of the municipalities debate held this past...

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Red Bull Amaphiko – From idea to prototype

by: Live Events - 27 November 2014

Red Bull Amaphiko – From idea to prototype

So you want to start a business? You’re probably asking yourself a couple of questions. What steps should you take to turn your idea from a sparkle in your eye to a fully functioning product or service? How do you transform something from a vague idea into a concrete plan? Below are a few tips...

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Soweto Fashion Week Preview: Meet Velly Ngugy

by: Kay Selisho - 26 November 2014

Soweto Fashion Week Preview: Meet Velly Ngugy

Ahead of this week’s Soweto Fashion Week (which kicks off today) Live SA sat down with Velly Ngugy, the creative director of SFW, to find out what people can expect from this season’s show.     He prefaces the interview by elaborating on why SFW is “not narrow in its perspective.” “SFW from the get-go...

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The drama in parliament last week

by: Rofhiwa Maneta - 26 November 2014

The drama in parliament last week

Parliament is a circus lately. Anyone who tells you otherwise has either never been there or is blatantly lying to your face. It’s funny; you’d think a place that houses the country’s political dignitaries and is responsible for passing the legislation that runs the country would take that responsibility and put its ideological differences aside...

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Meet Moscows_GALS: Music my Bread and Butter

by: Contributor - 26 November 2014

Meet Moscows_GALS: Music my Bread and Butter

Written by Lerato Ntsooa Photography by Thabiso Molatlhwa I had the opportunity to sit down with the talented Nkosana Ntsomishe (a.k.a Moscows_GALS). You may not know his name yet but trust me when I say you should be on the lookout for this young up and comer, he is going to take the music industry by surprise....

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