Saturday, October 26 2019

The Eclectic Weekend

12 GREAT READS FROM THIS WEEK'S TIMES SELECT CURATED FOR YOU

Sport FREE

Pressure ratchets up on all four teams (ja, even the Kiwis)

FREE TO READ | Coaches and teams feel the heat as semifinals loom, and Rassie just wants respect back

Liam Del Carme
Journalist
2 min read
Sport FREE

Wales coach: ‘Boks have got blowtorch speed on the edges’

FREE TO READ | Coach Edwards raves about the Boks: If there were a 4x100m relay race of all the teams, SA would be ...

By AFP
2 min read
News FREE

From A to Zille: the rise and fall of Maimane

FREE TO READ | In the beginning she trumpeted his qualities, and in the end she delivered the final nail in his coffin

4 min read
Ideas FREE

Load of bull followed by more silliness - watching the DA implode

FREE TO READ | Douglas Gibson’s self-pitying whine wasn’t the daftest thing coming out of the party this week

Tom Eaton
Columnist
2 min read
Ideas FREE

My hero died at 103, but then an older one danced into my life

FREE TO READ | She's one of those women you wish you could live with so that some of what she has rubs off on you

4 min read
News FREE

‘I’m broken,’ says man whose wife and daughters were killed by her lover

FREE TO READ | Indecent exposure, a heartwrenching letter and claims of being set up played out during Collin Pillay's ...

4 min read
News FREE

Exec’s fightback after maternity leave gives firm baby blues

FREE TO READ | Lauren de Almeida claimed the plot to retrench her was hatched while she was on maternity leave

Shain Germaner
Journalist
4 min read
News FREE

Cop’s winning smile lands him in cuffs

FREE TO READ | Detective nabbed after distinctive gold tooth and inexplicable gunshot wound link him to hijacking

Jeff Wicks
Journalist
3 min read

BULL’S EYE: Sorry Aspen, the drugs didn’t work for me

FREE TO READ | It was a good old PE firm but some of us weren’t paying attention and came to the party too late

Jeremy Thomas
Journalist
3 min read

For goodness’ sake, please embrace ‘mindful drinking’

FREE TO READ | Yup, it’s the next big millennial trend: pretend booze

By Sanet Oberholzer
1 min read
News FREE

His art got hell, but he is praised from above

FREE TO READ | Matric whose art whipped up fury among Christians has hit back, and experts back him up

4 min read

A Succession of Harlots, you say? Five hot series to watch

FREE TO READ | Back-stabbing, love, hookers, cooking and hip-hop contests ... all set for your weekend binge

By Tymon Smith
2 min read

CROSSWORDS

GIVE YOUR BRAIN SOME EXERCISE

Today's cryptic crossword

It's time to put your brain to work

1 min read

Today's quick crossword

How fast can you get it done?

1 min read