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  1. GBV activists condemn system as Uyinene’s murderer faces old charges

    By Reitumetse Makwea Luyanda Botha, serving life for the rape and murder of Uyinene Mrwetyana, appeared in court for a 2014 attempted rape charge Gender-based violence activist Thandiwe Mokoena criticized the justice system for its failure to address Botha's earlier crimes, which m
  2. Dublin is one of the top places for bachelor and bachelorette parties in the world

    By Brian Dillon Dublin is the sixth-best place in the world for bachelor and bachelorette parties , according to a new study. The country is known for its exciting culture and thriving pub scene , so its placement on this list won't come as a surprise to many. The new report comes fr
  3. South Africa: Outrage After Police Allegedly Assault Students at Safety Event - South African News Briefs - May 23, 2024

    By Melody Chironda / allAfrica [allAfrica] Outrage After Police Allegedly Assault Students at Safety Event The Independent Police Investigative Directorate (IPID) is looking into allegations that some students at Rakoko Secondary School in Mabeskraal village, Rustenburg were assaul
  4. Ireland's last surviving leprechauns are found off the beaten track

    By Alana Loftus Nestled on the shores of Carlingford Lough is a folklore park that is said to be home to some of Ireland’s best known mythical creatures . It seems fitting that Ireland’s smallest county is home to the smallest people. Deep in Ireland’s Folklore Park in Carlingford,
  5. Whirling in Space and Time

    In the world of artsy shots, this wouldn't even register. Having spent 10+ hours in a plane over two flights, an overnight above the Atlantic, a few hours in a train station, three cab rights to/from airports, and finally an hour and a half on a train, art becomes wonderfully su
  6. A Seat by the River

    Every once in a while, a change of scenery allows you the room to gather new breaths, new air, new perspective. As much as I love our four-legged friends, there's always a need for immersing yourself into polite society in order to find a touchpoint to your humanity. Inasmuch a