Bleak side to start of school year


Education has dominated this week with schools opening for the new year, brimful with excited children, and the class ...

Elgar steers Proteas out of choppy waters


Prior to their series-clinching victory at Newlands the Proteas, had been marooned in a sea of mediocre results and ...

Protect municipal assets before it’s too late


Barefaced theft and vandalism have left another library destroyed, this time in Motherwell, where the doors have been ...

After Djokovic saga, put focus back on tennis


What this means is that Djokovic’s hopes of claiming a record 21st Grand Slam title lie in ruins and it presents a good ...

Nersa, Eskom should take a hike

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Eskom’s approved tariffs have increased by about 180% in real terms over the past 15 years.

Sisulu’s dig at judges ill-considered


An opinion piece penned by ANC stalwart and cabinet veteran Lindiwe Sisulu has created a furore.

New Chippa boss making the right noises


Mzinzi struck a chord with many when he said wants his club to be less dependent on funding from the Eastern Cape ...

Incompetent education officials must face the music


The Eastern Cape department of education suspended three of its officials over a payment debacle that led to hundreds ...

Parents must step in over underage drinking


There is so much wrong with society when underage children are allowed to attend establishments meant for adults only ...

SA now in perpetual state of dysfunction


SA is broken. The last year has proven that our country is far from secure and that the state’s intelligence networks ...