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Did you know THIS about Denim?

How is Denim manufactured and what makes it so loved? Denim is a sturdy cotton twill textile in which the weft passes under two or more warp threads. This twill intertwining produces the familiar diagonal ribbing. A characteristic of any indigo denim is that only the warp threads are dyed, but the weft threads stay plain white. One side of the textile then shows the blue… Read more »

5 Exam Tips you really Need

Perform better with these 5 Proven Exam Tips First of all, don’t stress too much I still dream about it: I enter the exam room with a sick feeling on my stomach. The questionnaires are handed out. I turn it over and read the first question which makes no sense and I don’t have the… Read more »

What is Generalised Anxiety Disorder (GAD)?

Definition: Generalised Anxiety Disorder (GAD) As GAD is indicated as a disorder Oscar Pistorius allegedly has, let us research the condition. Most of us feel anxious from time to time, especially during stressful events. Ongoing and severe anxiety may be a sign of Generalised Anxiety Disorder. GAD can be developed as a child or as… Read more »

The Latest on the MeerKAT Radio Telescope

What is MeerKAT? The South African MeerKAT radio telescope, built some 90 km outside the small Northern Cape town of Carnarvon, is a forerunner to the Square Kilometre Array (SKA) telescope and will be integrated into the mid-frequency component of SKA Phase 1. The SKA Project is an international enterprise to build the largest and… Read more »

Devastating consequences of AMCU strike

Devastating consequences of AMCU strike and unemployment A second giant in the platinum belt professed it can no longer keep up with its contractual obligations to pay suppliers. This is caused by the 10 week long strike held up by The Association for Mineworkers and Construction Union (Amcu). A Force majeure was declared by Anglo American… Read more »

Johannesburg Roads need Urgent Repair

Patchwork repairs for Johannesburg roads The Johannesburg Roads Agency intends working seven days a week until 12,703(exactly) potholes and 37,545(exactly) damaged spots on roads, in and around the city, are repaired or patched. They will also repair 2,114 traffic signals in the city that was damaged by rain(or before the rain?). We may say that… Read more »

GREAT Easter Holiday Ideas

How to plan the perfect Easter holiday in South Africa! Listen up ladies! The Easter holiday is just around the corner. If you don’t plan the holiday now you will be home alone this year. Come now girls, you work hard all year round to provide for your family or your future. Without a break,… Read more »