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  • Lemaître, Georges Henri or Édouard 1894-1966. Belgian astrophysicist who proposed the big bang theory of the origin of the universe (1927).


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  • Education spokesman Tommy Makhode said on Friday Surty's visit, which would end on January 29, would also include him participating in events to mark the founding of the Moscow University 250 years ago.

    ANC Daily News Briefing

  • Surty's motion further urged that the South African nation should, across the political spectrum, condemn the brutal racist attacks.

    ANC Daily News Briefing

  • Surty's recusal was a personal, not a JSC, decision, he said, and ruled the inquiry would go ahead on Saturday.


  • Surty's spokesperson, Zolile Nqayi, confirmed that Surty "advised" Mokoena that he would look into the matter and that a commission had been set up to look at issues within the CGE.

    Mail & Guardian Online

  • M&G this week that he had written to Gasa and scheduled a hearing for February 18 but had postponed this at Surty's request.

    Mail & Guardian Online

  • Surty's spokesperson Zolile Nqayi told Sapa on Monday that the minister acknowledged that he had no power in law to stop Hlophe returning to work.

    Mail & Guardian Online

  • Though the PSC reportedly recommended a disciplinary hearing against Simelane, then director general of the justice department, Surty's successor

    News24 Top Stories

  • Surty's counsel Vas Soni also asked that court that a comment by Hlophe attributed to Surty, be struck from the record.

    IOL: News


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