Saturday, November 23 2019

The Eclectic Weekend

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

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Witchcraft, satanism, body parts: all in a day’s work for Occult Unit cops

FREE TO READ | Officer tells of life in SAPS niche unit. Let’s just say it involves a lot of mutilation killings

Shain Germaner
Journalist
4 min read
Ideas FREE

The case for reasonable alpacas in a woolly-headed world

FREE TO READ | A column to satisfy your inner grammar nerd

Sue de Groot
Journalist
4 min read

Duck, Cape Town! The Firebird is swooping into town

FREE TO READ | Internationally acclaimed puppeteer Janni Younge brings her art to the streets

By Jamaica Ponder
4 min read
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Power shift: Formula E awaits its women champions

FREE TO READ | Susie Wolff, who runs Venturi’s electric team, wants to see more women racing against men generally

By Alan Baldwin
3 min read
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Is De Ruyter the right choice to save Eskom? Experts give their opinions

FREE TO READ | It’s SA’s most unenviable job. Here are the strengths and weaknesses of the utility’s new CEO

Belinda Pheto
Journalist
4 min read
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Judge corrects ‘slap on the wrist’ for child rape

FREE TO READ | Magistrate’s history of lenient rape punishments to be probed as regional court corrects sentence for ...

4 min read
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No, Mmusi! Your new party will fail. Rather help Cyril fight the Zuma gang

FREE TO READ | He’ll go the bumbling way of Cope and Agang, when he really belongs in the Ramaphosa wing of the ANC

4 min read

BULL’S EYE: Cheers to the guy who said to hell with luxury

FREE TO READ | The late Hans Enderle knew a thing or two when he stripped all the frills from City Lodge

Jeremy Thomas
Journalist
3 min read
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Lions in reign of terror as court row rages over shoddy park fence

FREE TO READ | Fencing firm denies Bosasa link as apex predators escape KZN reserve at will thanks to R35m dispute

Orrin Singh
Journalist
3 min read
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Beware the blessed cadre who blabs on his blesser

FREE TO READ | Cadre deployment and genuine ambassadorship used to be polar opposites – until a Trump man flipped the ...

Tom Eaton
Columnist
3 min read
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Why I love Mrs Lovely, a stowaway who smuggled secrets

FREE TO READ | Where to start with the daring Paulette Cooper?

4 min read
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Want to save the planet even when you’re dead? Try water cremation

FREE TO READ | Avbob is set to be the first burial home in SA to introduce this greener form of body disposal

4 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