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Norio Sakai A Peace Activist

October 10th, 2016|

Translated by Dr Nobu Masuda Rev Norio Sakai President emeritus - Religions for Peace international Rev. Sakai served as Chairman of the Board of Directors of Rissho Kosei-Kai from 1996 to 2001 and has been

Pudla/ Savoury Pancake

September 11th, 2016|

Ingredients 1 Cup gram flour Salt to taste ¼ teaspoon turmeric powder ¼ teaspoon chillie powder ¼ teaspoon dhany and jeera powder Half bunch finely chopped coriander 1 or 2 green chillies finely chopped Small

Human Diversity: There are no Genes for Gender

September 11th, 2016|

By Rama Shankar Singh - Professor in the Department of Biology, McMaster University. He teaches a course on Human diversity and human nature. Published in Hamilton Spectator, August 5, 2016 Is there a

Zulu Reed Dance

September 11th, 2016|

by Ntombizethu Shabangu Joining friends and relatives of thousands of young girls attired in traditional Zulu dress to watch them sing, dance and celebrate their culture, is a powerful and moving experience. This

Spring Graduation 2016 by Numbers

September 11th, 2016|

By Sinegugu Ndlovu A total of 1010 students graduated at the Durban University of Technology’s Spring Graduation Ceremonies which took place on Thursday, 1 September 2016. An Honorary Doctorate in Management Sciences was awarded to

The Eighth Gandhi Media Lecture

September 11th, 2016|

This year the Gandhi Media Lecture was delivered by Prof Aashish Kumar of Hofstra University, New York. He spoke on self reliance in the context of social media. In building a case for participatory social

South Africa’s Women Still Play Second Fiddle

September 11th, 2016|

By Barrel Mlisa Durban University of Technology B-tech student and SRC member Three events converge in August in South Africa: the 60th anniversary of the March by Women to the Union Buildings; the

A Communique from eThekwini

September 11th, 2016|

(Durban-eThekwini is one of the municipalities where the status quo remains and no coalitions are needed) 06 September 2016 Today marks exactly two weeks since the 5th eThekwini Municipal Council was inaugurated on 23 August

Role and responsibilities of Local Councils

September 11th, 2016|

Last month witnessed the overhauling of local councils through the elections process. Opposition parties mounted a strong campaign against the ruling party and as a result many large councils are now going to struggle with

Izimpande Zobuntu Project Trainers Commended

September 11th, 2016|

The five trainers (showing certificates), with Paddy (GDT Trust), Heleen & Gugu (DUT Food & Nutrition) and Nomandla (GDT Trainer) August marks the close of Phase/Year Three of the Early Childhood Development (ECD)

Ashok Ramsarup Gets an Award

August 1st, 2016|

The AIDS Society of India, People’s Health Organisation and CNS an Indian News agency in collaboration with the Gandhi Development Trust gave a recognition award to Ashok Ramsarup for his dedicated service to media work

The Mahatma Gandhi Media Lecture

August 1st, 2016|

On the 18 August at 11 a.m. at the Durban University of Technology’s City Campus Room 149 the Mahatma Gandhi Media Lecture will be delivered. The guest speaker this year is a renowned Prof. Aashish

Mandela Day Service:

August 1st, 2016|

As we have done for the past three years we partnered with a sister organisation –The African Centre for the Constructive Resolution of Disputes-ACCORD. We identified the historic heritage site The Phoenix Settlement as the