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Cape Times @CapeTimesSA Cape Town, South Africa

The Cape Times is a must-read, a mix of hard news, politics, arts and analysis, crafted for residents of Cape Town and beyond.

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Described as true professionals with a love for people, tributes have poured in for the latest two health-care work… https://t.co/Vwf6HRZWYtSA Democratic Teachers Union members in the Western Cape were locked in talks on Sunday night over the reopening of… https://t.co/h5Ns4yoWU324 more Covid-19 deaths in Western Cape, nearly 7 000 recoveries https://t.co/6XPsYm9qV1Under level 3, the country’s #Covid-19 fight will be intensified in the metros, with Cape Town being President Cyri… https://t.co/y6hGEfR5Vt
5/25
2020
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5/24
2020
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5/23
2020
Get 50% off the monthly subscription to your favourite newspaper! SMS SUBS to 33528, call 0800 220 770 (Toll-Free)… https://t.co/h9t6w9QShGEvery news headline about Covid-19 is laced with shock and horror, Sport is an antidote to fear, despair. By… https://t.co/lKGjO2oPjuGet 50% off the monthly subscription to your favourite newspaper! SMS SUBS to 33528, call 0800 220 770 (Toll-Free)… https://t.co/dXIFUVsn3L"I couldn't feel my feet any more because I only had a blanket and a piece of cardboard to sleep on in the cold,” s… https://t.co/GzWJ1lLabWA group of occupants at 414 Arcadia House, Main Road in Observatory, have celebrated victory after the Western Cape… https://t.co/AWICKkZKrdOfficials fear that more community health centres could be shut down in the coming months as the number of staff co… https://t.co/c3FZG8DGPk
5/22
2020
Top stories in Friday's Cape Times https://t.co/MGYATFKNIPIn Friday's edition of the Cape Times https://t.co/mW3WMrz3J6Get 50% off the monthly subscription to your favourite newspaper! SMS SUBS to 33528, call 0800 220 770 (Toll-Free)… https://t.co/lZz8FuWjeNCop digs into own pocket by delivering food parcels to needy in Kraaifontein https://t.co/BrAQGbprVzLegal Resources Centre threatens City with court action over Ocean View evictions https://t.co/NOGGMBIqJ7Refugee ‘refused re-entry’ to Bellville’s Paint City camp on returning from funeral https://t.co/9JdyrwwScCWATCH: Cops crack down on hundreds of joggers flouting lockdown regulations https://t.co/0WIZoOXkT1The owner of controversial wedding venue Beloftebos, who refused to host same-sex couples on two occasions, has cla… https://t.co/OvbrHOX3QxGet 50% off the monthly subscription to your favourite newspaper! SMS SUBS to 33528, call 0800 220 770 (Toll-Free)… https://t.co/YEiouXGDkvSapawu has accused station commanders of risking the lives of their members, saying officers were ordered to go bac… https://t.co/v7mwOxWdo2
5/21
2020
Top stories in Thursday's edition of the Cape Times https://t.co/MQ0vB6lHsxGet 50% off the monthly subscription to your favourite newspaper! SMS SUBS to 33528, call 0800 220 770 (Toll-Free)… https://t.co/aBlVf4qhzQKhayelitsha man, 19, desperately waiting for ID https://t.co/xEHqwmfQNGProject helping low-income communities 'take ownership of health' during Covid-19 https://t.co/UuxXhTKvSQCity of Cape Town asks public to consider cremation as Covid-19 fatalities rise https://t.co/WGqJtri1BNSanco Peninsula region mourns death of media head from Covid-19 https://t.co/EzZCMYO6u3Covid-19 claims life of third nurse in Western Cape https://t.co/5Brw7oVJnrTwo decades of helping the most vulnerable in Langa, surrounding townships https://t.co/SGfAZN5wnYSeven SA Revenue Service employees test positive in Western Cape https://t.co/WuWzdPTrgdA tip-off led to an Ethiopian national being arrested in Mossel Bay on Wednesday for illegally selling cigarettes. https://t.co/cYKxeXyM9rGet 50% off the monthly subscription to your favourite newspaper! SMS SUBS to 33528, call 0800 220 770 (Toll-Free)… https://t.co/Qiy8OVlMFxThe killing of Bongani Ntsendwana in a shooting last week was a huge blow for the Dunoon Neighbourhood Watch and hi… https://t.co/aIDlzgxdv1Vandalism at 1 577 schools in the country was hampering efforts to get the remainder of the academic year under way… https://t.co/ITK9MlOJx3Cape universities have recorded their first #Covid-19 related death after UWC IT specialist Mogamat Amien Salie die… https://t.co/a6d7Y8RSuT
5/20
2020
Top stories in Wednesday's edition of the Cape Times https://t.co/eKj00eryjFGet 50% off the monthly subscription to your favourite newspaper! SMS SUBS to 33528, call 0800 220 770 (Toll-Free)… https://t.co/AwJlYDTeCHWearing a uniform resembling that of the SA National Defence Force led to a 21-year-old man being arrested for murd… https://t.co/yJ5xtuq8otUCT students will return to campus in four phases https://t.co/hUsMPyWpX8Long-serving UWC staff member dies from Covid-19 https://t.co/v4KqzW7Zp1Gugulethu dad wins life-and-death battle against coronavirus https://t.co/iyNV3q45NWUnusual spike in parvovirus cases recorded among dogs on Cape Flats https://t.co/K9l7p3UyewSun Valley Checkers staff 'fired for demanding Covid-19 transparency' https://t.co/CrclAFp02WCape Town refuse backlog as Covid-19 case shuts Woodstock depot https://t.co/9uf6ggCqAKThe Western Cape launched its Red Dot service, a partnership between the government and the minibus taxi industry t… https://t.co/DNwJ8tcyQDGet 50% off the monthly subscription to your favourite newspaper! SMS SUBS to 33528, call 0800 220 770 (Toll-Free)… https://t.co/izesiEqomYUnder-fire mayor Dan Plato has defended himself against calls that he be suspended over violating the provincial go… https://t.co/965e9GNZSNBrowns Farm residents in Philippi took the law into their own hands, allegedly setting alight two men accused of be… https://t.co/kdowpcoJZXCivil society has slammed the City of Cape Town for conducting a public participation process during the lockdown f… https://t.co/z9R2zuOIJL
5/19
2020
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Retweeted by Cape TimesA third police station has had to close in the Eastern Cape after a police officer tested positive for the coronavi… https://t.co/0jwg0KSc1PThe Fish Hoek CPF has come under fire for labelling the homeless as criminals and asking residents not to “feed or… https://t.co/dscnWhqSe1A suspect is expected to appear in the Blue Downs Magistrate's Court after the Hawks intercepted a truck which was… https://t.co/sZRnJjjjFeGet 50% off the monthly subscription to your favourite newspaper! SMS SUBS to 33528, call 0800 220 770 (Toll-Free)… https://t.co/Txnk5c08S3Two Table View pharmacies have agreed to donate money to the Solidarity Fund after being accused of charging excess… https://t.co/t1V64vM74SThe provincial Health Department is investigating the death of a Khayelitsha Day Hospital healthcare worker who all… https://t.co/vxSdvNWlp1Police have launched a manhunt for two suspected shooters who left an ANC ward councillor and her 13-year-old son w… https://t.co/nqaclfeJIJ
5/18
2020
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5/17
2020
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5/16
2020
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5/15
2020
In Friday's Cape Times. https://t.co/Rmy6W1BikaWhat to expect in Friday's Cape Times https://t.co/EXAxQKR4qVGet 50% off the monthly subscription to your favourite newspaper! SMS SUBS to 33528, call 0800 220 770 (Toll-Free)… https://t.co/OseUxKXbTxThe Cape Peninsula University of Technology became the latest university in the Western Cape to report a #Covid-19… https://t.co/gOQ2231ZkYThe officers spoke to the Cape Times on condition that they remain anonymous, and said without the appointment card… https://t.co/vnrgWtyJLRIn making its third large-scale anti-Covid-19 donation, the Chinese consulate-general in Cape Town handed over surg… https://t.co/c87nqtWJenGet 50% off the monthly subscription to your favourite newspaper! SMS SUBS to 33528, call 0800 220 770 (Toll-Free)… https://t.co/wYJJs6ka6NPolice are investigating the murder of an Mfuleni community leader who was shot dead by two masked suspects while h… https://t.co/yt02E3EAra
5/14
2020
https://t.co/l28ugniMdLIn Thursday's Cape Times https://t.co/GDIbDGqPCOGet 50% off the monthly subscription to your favourite newspaper! SMS SUBS to 33528, call 0800 220 770 (Toll-Free)… https://t.co/yYv8mQj68eDrakenstein municipality waste pickers to resume work at Level 3 https://t.co/XILJSS80p0Ramaphosa: We owe our well-being to the untiring commitment of nurses https://t.co/ilixynGcwpGet 50% off the monthly subscription to your favourite newspaper! SMS SUBS to 33528, call 0800 220 770 (Toll-Free)… https://t.co/XRkoKhjj2bBelhar SuperSpar staff who came in contact with a supplier who has tested positive for Covid-19 are self- isolating… https://t.co/Vk5EYox1xQPrison warders at the Voorberg Correctional Centre’s Medium A and B sections temporarily downed tools yesterday, de… https://t.co/YZjJZXpeIsThe Police and Prisons Civil Rights Union is considering ways to improve the health and safety of its members after… https://t.co/O2yJ0cQu3HThe Golden Arrow Bus Service has suspended 100 of its employees who participated in a strike over Covid-19-related… https://t.co/gq4Y7IarO4
5/13
2020
https://t.co/ydU40x7V8TIn Wednesday's edition of the Cape Times https://t.co/TYSdaZGVAgGet 50% off the monthly subscription to your favourite newspaper! SMS SUBS to 33528, call 0800 220 770 (Toll-Free)… https://t.co/uEM94aZA2wSAHRC probes complaint against Shoprite in Langa after cashiers test positive https://t.co/oHMF36gn96Fury over cost of laptops prompts UWC to backtrack https://t.co/ySo2EEYvyhInternational Nurses Day: 'We need for people to appreciate us' amid Covid-19 crisis https://t.co/gqSNGrkQ03WATCH: Long, tiring wait for grant money for Sassa beneficiaries in Cape Town https://t.co/qEP1l46HaY
5/12
2020

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