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Thanks, Charlize, you make us proud
Apart from being a megastar, she’s using her status by highlighting the issue of sexual harassment and assault in the workplace.
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SA Open win could propel Grace to greatness
South Africa has not had a Major winner since Ernie Els lifted the Claret Jug at the Open Championship at Royal Lytham & St Annes in 2012.
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State capturers can’t be allowed to win on Gordhan
A common feature linking many of those calling for Gordhan’s head is that they themselves have been accused of, or linked to, looting.
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Iran plane crash: Let words take the place of bombs
Trump must certainly bear part of the blame for playing with matches around a powder keg.
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Cyril Ramaphosa is no visionary prophet
It seems that the president has become no better than the rest of them in the ANC ineptocracy.
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Labs’ certification oversight must be rectified
In many cases, a good forensic lab finding may be the difference between conviction and acquittal for a guilty person.
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Officials shouldn’t toe the ‘party’ line

Editorials Officials shouldn’t toe the ‘party’ line

Let’s not even think about the cost of accommodating and feeding this lot – which, again, fell to the hapless taxpayer.

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Right royal fall-out fascinates while world burns

Editorials Right royal fall-out fascinates while world burns

Another American woman, Wallis Simpson, came between a king and the royal family, making Edward VIII choose love or duty. He chose the former.

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Stop with the excuses for load shedding, Eskom

Editorials Stop with the excuses for load shedding, Eskom

Emergency measures – including the freezing of Eskom salaries and a judicial review of all contracts – are a good start to turning it around.

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ANC arrogance bodes ill for SA citizens and Africa

Editorials ANC arrogance bodes ill for SA citizens and Africa

Hopefully, after the dignitaries have guzzled all the birthday cake, there may be a few candles left to help us through the load shedding.

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Five-day Tests show teams’ true grit

Editorials Five-day Tests show teams’ true grit

Yesterday’s stoic defence, then the sudden tail-end collapse of the Proteas, were more than just aspects of sport. They were cameos of human nature.

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Ignorance of rape laws in courts is untenable

Editorials Ignorance of rape laws in courts is untenable

We suggest that concrete steps be taken to include gender-based violence awareness for all legal trainees, never mind magistrates.

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Awards host hits the nail on the head

Editorials Awards host hits the nail on the head

Whether actors are bleating about climate change or African orphans, it sometimes seems like nothing but a big act.

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Matric results back-slapping is masking school system faults

Editorials Matric results back-slapping is masking school system faults

The real matric results lie in the tragic reality that those who pass matric represent less than 40% of all the pupils who began Grade 1 education.

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Iran crisis needs calm heads

Editorials Iran crisis needs calm heads

No matter which side you sympathise with, this latest Middle East crisis threatens to have serious global repercussions.

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Eskom and the ANC-connected’s blood-sucking knows no limit

Editorials Eskom and the ANC-connected’s blood-sucking knows no limit

What the parastatal disaster shows, beyond all doubt, is that state-owned enterprises are being preyed upon without shame.

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Hats off to a real journo like Shiraaz Mohamed

Editorials Hats off to a real journo like Shiraaz Mohamed

In the future, as social media’s fake news explodes, real journalism is going to become more and more important across the globe.

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High number of medical botch-ups is frightening

Editorials High number of medical botch-ups is frightening

This is a situation which requires some serious intervention from the authorities.

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Victoria Falls fake news is a warning for all

Editorials Victoria Falls fake news is a warning for all

This sort of hysteria does nothing to advance the argument that climate change is real, serious and that humanity needs to change its ways.

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Dads’ parental leave law can break stereotypes

Editorials Dads’ parental leave law can break stereotypes

In some small way, the new leave stipulations will, we hope, help to break down the gender stereotypes which define our society in so many negative ways.




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