Opinion

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OPINION | Critical role lies ahead for new chief justice

Most African constitutions of the past 30 years, led by an independent Namibia in 1990  and strongly endorsed by SA  in 1994, have authorised the apex court to determine ...

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BEHIND THE NEWS | Taxi operators infringing on rights of ...

The advent of e-hailing services like Bolt and Uber has not only helped provide a much cheaper way of travelling from one destination to another ...

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OPINION | Oscar must go to parliament to account

"Vote of no confidence".  This is a phrase that became synonymous with  former president Jacob Zuma's  term of  office. Opposition parties, deeming ...

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Charlotte Maxeke’s history can’t be written in ...

In the process of rewriting our history, as we may witness in the new basic education curriculum, we must avoid distortion and defects of the colonial-apartheid government. The colonial government deliberately distorted South African history with ...
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JENNIFER PLATT | Have Netflix and Roald Dahl ...

The two are focusing on his children’s stories. Perhaps they should have set their sights on his adult offerings
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LALI STANDER | Does size count? Not if you look at the PGA top five

The debate about distance and the length of shafts is clouding up the game

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Brexiteers blamed immigrants and we blame imports

Ramaphosa is yet to land a single infrastructure deal and localisation of manufacturing has become a protection racket

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KHAYA SITHOLE: Will we ever weed out the wiles of the wealthy?

Calls for an era of transparency are getting louder, but the rich have the means to devise new ways to hide their moolah

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Benni is spot on when he urges players to get back to basics

AmaZulu mentor Benni McCarthy says players need to learn how to walk before they can run around like superstars

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Out of Covid chaos comes opportunity

Now is the time for stakeholders to unite in support of businesses, upskill employees and include the unemployed

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South Africa must recapture universities from unethical councils

Replacing one with another isn’t enough. Rigorous criteria that insist on unquestionable track records are needed

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Far from good sports, the Brits should look up ‘reciprocity’

They expect us to secure costly visas to visit the UK while they are free to drop in spontaneously

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How officials got Digital Vibes to top the tender list

The government must make the tender process as transparent as possible to avert graft

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Beyond the buzz, Big Tech’s metaverse dreams are still far from reality

Facebook is working on an immersive, interactive and ubiquitous computer-generated environment

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Ramaphosa hamstrung by Sadc inertia on violence in Eswatini

Members states have been arguing for weeks over the wording of a statement, sources say

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We’re ready for another bold move, Mr President

The IMF’s medium-term forecasts have alarming implications for our unemployment situation

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Kidnapping as a heart-warming exercise in democracy

Those in the Great Irene Lock-in seemed like haters of failed pig farmers or owing Carl Niehaus money

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You procreate, you’re liable for school fees – simple as ABC

Even if you didn’t sign the contract with the school, if you’re a biological parent, you are jointly responsible for ...

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Killings, thieving, factionalism: ‘Daddy, why on Earth did you vote ANC?’

Ensure your children don’t have to ask this by thinking long and hard about where you put your cross in November