MRC board agrees to launch investigation into Glenda Gray

The scientific community has condemned the probe, saying it infringes on academic freedom

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SAA rescue team wins permission to appeal retrenchment decision

In other instances of business rescue, retrenchments have occurred before the acceptance of a final business rescue plan

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The second Absa Business Day Supplier Development Dialogues on May 26 at 9.30am

Half of those who applied for Covid-19 temporary grant did not qualify, Sassa says

Sassa has to compare data from applicants with other state and private databases to ensure people with an income and recipients of other grants are not included

DA wants a special inspector-general to watch over Covid-19 funds

The party has proposed the creation of a special inspector-general office with sweeping powers in the National Treasury to prevent fraud and corruption

Limited air travel will not save airlines, says industry body

The Airlines Association of Southern Africa wants carriers to fly without restrictions as soon as possible

SA eases lockdown to open up the economy

President Cyril Ramaphosa announces move to level 3 from June 1

NEWS ANALYSIS: Busisiwe Mkhwebane risks being caught in a web of contradictions

Affidavits before different courts reveal inconsistencies that could add to the public protector’s difficulties with an inquiry by MPs

Airlines thrown a lifeline as Ramaphosa says business travel will be phased in

The partial opening will be welcome news but the sector will remain heavily restricted

Eastern Cape lifts suspension of nurses over Covid-19 death

Hospital staff refused to treat patient because of a lack of personal protective equipment

Professionals rally behind Glenda Gray over lockdown criticisms

Medical, scientific and academic experts condemn the threat of a probe against the Medical Research Council president

DA questions plan to appoint former Tongaat Hulett director as Irba CEO

Outa has also written to finance minister Tito Mboweni, asking him to halt the process

READ IN FULL: Ramaphosa announces eased restrictions

The president announces that the whole country will move to lockdown level 3

SA to move to level 3 lockdown on June 1

Ramaphosa says the move marks a significant shift in SA's approach to the pandemic, but the worst is still ahead

Derek Hanekom throws down the gauntlet to Jacob Zuma over defamation tweet

Former president gets a deadline while his lawyers look to the Constitutional Court


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