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Notes on Rubusana
Schemes for voluntary repatriation

Newspaper article - The Indian Problem - VI


In any education system "no other single factor determines to such an extent the quality of education in a country as the quality of the corps of teachers, lecturers and instructors" (HSRC 1981 : 180).

Notes on Mandela
Notes on Nkomo
Indian women in South Africa

Indian women first came to Natal in the year 1860, together with Indian men, who were recruited as laborers to serve a period of indenture in Natal.....

Yusuf Dadoo: Transnational Politics, South African Belonging

Although people of Indian origin have been present in South Africa since 1860, they are still objects of suspicion in the ‘New’ South Africa. In many quarters, they are accused of exploiting Africans and, in the past, collaborating with apartheid.

Newspaper articles relating to Minority Front leader Amichand Rajbansi

Minority Front leader Amichand Rajbansi - Elections

An examination of the "dual" nature of the identity of South African Indians and the response of the community to the partition of India in 1947.

On 23 March 194 7 the Progressive Muslim Association convened a meeting in Durban to commemorate the seventh anniversary of Pakistan Day. The speakers at the meeting commented on the communal strife in India at the time and articulated the views of the Muslim community in South Africa.

Interview with E S Reddy

Political Action Should Follow Africa Fund Patriot

Biography - Rowley Israel Arenstein

Biography - Rowley Israel Arenstein

The Long View: Again Rhodesia, Contact vol 9, no. 7
Beyond Apartheid: Race, Transformation and Governance in KwaZulu-Natal Cricket

In February 1990 South African President FW de Klerk unbanned the African National Congress (ANC), the South African Communist Party (SACP) and the Pan African Congress (PAC), allowing these organisations to return to 'normal'and active politics within the country after an absence of almost three

The Making of "Indianess": Indian Politics in South Africa During the 1930s and 1940s

The years 1914 to 1949 were witness to rapid and extensive change in the social and
material conditions of Indians. The transformation of the majority of lndians to an urban-based
proletariat presented them with new challenges as well as additional choices of group

Letter to Raj from Phyllis Naidoo

Letter from Phyllis Naidoo to Raj

Letter from Herbert Mathews to Alan Paton
Mrs Beyers
Phyllis Naidoo Collection

Personalia, Stories, C.V.s, Press cuttings, letters and articles, diary, statements


Indian Opinion, a weekly newspaper, was first established and produced by Mohandas Gandhi ("Mahatma"), M.H. Nazar and Madanjit Viyavaharik in 1903 in the Natal Province. The newspaper focused on Indian rights, poor living conditions of indentured labourers and racial discrimination.

The New African

The New African Volume 1 No 1 was published in January 1962.


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