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All About You: Are you a Procrastinator?

Are you a procrastinator- Do this quiz to find out! Place a tick next to the statements that you agree with. If you agree with five or more of these statements you are a procrastinator: I often put off starting a task I find difficult I often give up on a task as soon as I…..

President Zuma stands by JSE black ownership remarks

President Jacob Zuma stands by his assertion that black ownership of the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE) stands at 3%, his office said on Sunday. President Zuma had made the remarks during his the reply to the State of the Nation Address. The remarks, the Presidency said, incurred the wrath of some economic commentators. Commentators referred to…..

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R840m to upgrade varsities

Pretoria – R840 million will be allocated to historically disadvantaged institutions (HDIs) from the development grant over the next two financial years. This emerged during a meeting in Parliament on Wednesday, where the Portfolio Committee on Higher Education and Training was briefed on the implementation of recommendations by the Ministerial Committee for the Review of Funding…..

South Africa’s Urbanisation comes with a Heavy Price

A global obesity pandemic that is eating at the world staggeringly, has shown to be more common in children of Africa that are faced with what the World Health Organisation (WHO) calls “a double burden disease”. Another unsettling fact is that South Africa is Africa’s fattest Sub Saharan nation. A first of its kind analysis Lancet…..

Don’t Ever Disturb A Girl, Whilst She’s Chasing Her Dreams

Recorded: 20 February 2015 #RadioDUTpresenterSearch www.radiodut.co.za

India a key trading partner for SA

Pretoria – Despite the slow rate of investment, India remains a key trading partner for South Africa, says Trade and Industry Deputy Minister Mzwandile Masina. The Deputy Minister was speaking at the 6th India Investment and Trade Initiative (ITI) seminar held in Hyderabad, India. The seminar, which was attended by more than 200 business people from…..

10 Tips for First Year University Students by RadioDUT

1.Go to all orientations. The faster you learn your way around campus and around all the red tape, the more at ease you’ll feel and the better prepared you’ll be when issues arise. 2. Buy Used Textbooks Buy used textbooks (from previous students…) or find them online for free. 3. Drag Yourself to Class Yes, some lecturers…..

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9 year-old boy’s hand stuck in pool for more than 3 hours

A 9-year-old was rushed to hospital on Friday afternoon after his hand got stuck in a pool during a school trip in Bloemfontein. A paramedic Pieter Russouw told Media that he first heard about the incident at 11:00. The boy was eventually freed at about 14:30. Russouw said the concrete around the weir was broken away…..

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Jacob Zuma’s daughter, Thuli Zuma visited RadioDUT

Jacob Zuma’s daughter, Thuli Zuma visited RadioDUT on the 17/02/2015, along with three other talented personalities who spoke to us about their love for music and poetry. The well known Thuli who began sharing her poetry in 2011 is a BA live performance graduate from AFDA in Cape Town. Thuli is a live performance coach on…..

Miller and Duminy Partnership

Playing against fellow Africans and neighbors, Zimbabwe. The Zimbabweans batted well in their first few overs and exposed the flaw in the South Africans bowling. Luckily the day was saved earlier on when David Miller and JP Duminy put up a brilliant partnership each scoring 100 runs. The Proteas were pushed harder than anyone thought in…..