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Film deal for murder that captivated SA

Kimberley - The story of the Griquatown murders, when fifteen-year-old Don Steenkamp killed his father, Deon Steenkamp, his mother, Christel, and his sister, Marthella, will now head for the big screen after the Karoo Film Company announced that it acquired ... [Published IOL - 8 hours ago]
First reported 10 hours ago - Updated 10 hours ago - 1 reports

Pick olives on Sting’s estate

Rome - You might think a hard day’s work in a field under the baking sun would merit a decent labourer’s wage.Not if you’re working for Sting. In fact, you have to pay him.The rock star, real name Gordon Sumner, is charging his fans £208 a day to pick ... [Published IOL - 10 hours ago]
First reported 10 hours ago - Updated 10 hours ago - 1 reports

People don’t want more apps, data shows

Washington - Google and Apple's mobile platforms each boast about 1.2 million apps, and the race to develop hit apps seems endless.But using data from the digital analytics firm comScore, Quartz points out a surprising trend: most smart phone owners in ... [Published IOL - 10 hours ago]
Entities: Quartz, Owner
First reported 10 hours ago - Updated 10 hours ago - 1 reports

The evolution from water to land

Washington - Four hundred million years ago, some fish hoisted themselves out of the water and started a long evolutionary trek to personhood. But how did they learn to walk? A study published in this week's Nature uses modern-day walking fish to mimic ... [Published IOL - 10 hours ago]
First reported 12 hours ago - Updated 11 hours ago - 1 reports

Retrain your brain to like healthy food

Johannesburg - Imagine you could retrain your brain to find carrots as delicious as cake and broccoli a good substitute for a burger.New research published on Monday has shown it may be possible for overweight people to retrain their brains to prefer ... [Published IOL - 12 hours ago]
First reported 12 hours ago - Updated 12 hours ago - 1 reports

Debt firm owes us money, say employees

Cape Town - Siyaya Debt Solutions’ company motto is "fair, from the first day", but some employees at its Bellville franchise say they have worked for months without pay.Thobela Hobongwana has worked at the call centre for two months and says she has ... [Published IOL - 12 hours ago]
First reported 12 hours ago - Updated 12 hours ago - 1 reports

Back to training for KZN teachers

Durban - Teachers, principals, subject heads and even district officials will go back to class this month as part of a new plan to improve the quality of teaching and learning at KwaZulu-Natal schools.The initiative is the latest in a long list of previous ... [Published IOL - 12 hours ago]
First reported Sep 01 2014 - Updated 13 hours ago - 2 reports

JD Group: Finance unit sold as big loss is flagged

JD GROUP had agreed to sell its financing unit to an international consumer finance group, the furniture retailer said yesterday, as it became the latest company to be hammered by exposure to the troubled consumer debt market. It could not identify the ... [Published IOL - 19 hours ago]
First reported Sep 01 2014 - Updated 17 hours ago - 2 reports

Nyanga buses to get armed escorts

Cape Town - Police and metro cops are escorting buses in and out of Nyanga on Tuesday to avoid a repetition of Monday’s violence in which a taxi driver was killed, 11 Golden Arrow and two MyCiTi buses were attacked, thousands of commuters were stranded ... [Published IOL - 20 hours ago]
First reported Sep 01 2014 - Updated 17 hours ago - 2 reports

Construction to start on Kuruman road

Kimberley - The construction of the controversial road in the troubled Kuruman area is set to start in the next few weeks, the Northern Cape government said at the weekend.Mafu Davids, the spokesman for Northern Cape Premier Sylvia Lucas, said that the ... [Published IOL - 17 hours ago]
First reported 18 hours ago - Updated 17 hours ago - 2 reports

Rape accused advocate ‘tried to dig up dirt’

Durban - Senior Durban advocate Mike Govindasamy was on Monday accused of "desperately" hiring a private investigator to "dig up the dirt" on a young relative who accuses him of indecently assaulting and raping her in an attempt to bolster his claims ... [Published IOL - 17 hours ago]
Entities: Advocate, Rape, Durban, Cape Town
First reported Sep 01 2014 - Updated 19 hours ago - 2 reports

Rhodes Food to sell R600m stock, list on JSE

Kevin CrowleyRHODES Food Group, a local producer of canned fruit and ready meals, plans to raise R600 million in a share sale to trade on the JSE.Rhodes Food would sell new stock equivalent to 25 percent of the existing shares, Morgan Stanley said yesterday. ... [Published IOL - 20 hours ago]

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...and his sister, Marthella, will now head for the big screen after the Karoo Film Company announced that it acquired the film rights to the book "The Griekwastad Murders - The Crime that shook South Africa" , written by Jacques Steenkamp
Customers are reportedly invited to "roll up your sleeves and join the grape or olive harvest in the field of dreams at Il Palagio"
...That was amazing," said Emily Standen, the lead author and an evolutionary biomechanist at the University of Ottawa. "Then when we tested their behavioural and anatomical differences, we were really excited."
"We don’t start out in life loving French fries and hating, for example, wholewheat pasta" co-author Dr Susan Roberts said

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