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PICS | Snow lands in the Western Cape as cold front bites parts of the country

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On Tuesday, snowfall was expected to spread to the central and northern interior of the Eastern Cape, while "bitterly cold daytime temperatures" set over the interior, including the Cape provinces, Free State and southern KwaZulu-Natal.


OPINION | Freedom of speech and public interest, not allegiance, should underpin science advisement to government

2020-05-26 11:42

Rationality and common sense must prevail. Governance concerns aside, the acting DG’s actions towards the MRC President also raise concerns about academic freedom and freedom of expression, which are constitutionally enshrined rights in South Africa, writes Jerome Amir Singh, Adam Habib and Jonathan Jansen.

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