Friday, May 8 2020
The porn ‘hack’ wasn’t skulduggery, just low-grade twittery
The parliamentary Zoom frisson is an absurd story, but to SA’s politicians it must be utterly, utterly nightmarish
Mabuza offers no antidote to Duduzane’s claims he saved him from poison
Deputy president’s office, when asked for comment on the allegations, directs the questions back at young Zuma
All the bells and whistles: why HHP’s customary marriage is legit
While traditional rituals evolve, the Appeal Court has distilled three requirements for a customary union to be legal
Pull the udder one: Dairy cows can’t be happy, say ad gurus
Cape Town dairy farm ordered to stop describing its cows as ‘happy’ and its treatment of them ‘humane’
Call to alms: they asked the needy to feed the hungry, and this happened
When NGOs asked desperate locals to help those in greater need, they pulled together – and then some
Fears of what will happen if new hospital has to admit virus victims
Final construction of vital KZN facility may have to stop, while community worries about influx of infected patients
EDITORIAL | If ever medaids needed to have a heart, it’s now
Medical schemes council refuses to unbandage coffers and allow payment holidays in wake of Covid-19
Not much call for the voice – but will screens stand the text of time?
A column to satisfy your inner grammar nerd
6 things you need to know
SAB may dump 130 million litres of beer
Seven arrested over shooting of Cape attorney
Woman held for racist slurs after bumper bashing
Lockdown film strikes eerie note at festival
Load of coke found in ‘Little Mermaid’
‘Himalayan Viagra’ gets stiffed by virus
THE VISUAL SIDE
Thulasizwe Ntshangase is one of over 200 people in Olievenhoutbosch township, north of Joburg, who work for The Wheelbarrow Association. They run a service that, for a small fee, delivers food parcels during lockdown.
GIVE YOUR BRAIN SOME EXERCISE
Vaccine trials are proving to be a hard sell in Africa – with good reason
After a brutal history of the west guinea-pigging the continent, researchers will have to work hard to regain trust
Okay, virus experts say you should lose weight. But how to do it safely?
We find out how to fight the battle of the bulge without compromising your immune system
You Musk be joking! Who the Z%JX!& calls their kid ‘X Æ A-12’?
Seriously?! And how, exactly, does one pronounce that? It’s all Elven to us. One small mercy: it’s not legal
Furry flops, Titanic fails, ho-hum heroes: stars who hate their work
The cast of ‘Cats’ have declared their dislike for the movie. They aren’t the first stars to pan their own work
A+ but no Oscar for Hugh Jackman in ‘Bad Education’
It’s a sign of the times that the pinnacle of the actor’s storied career will never by recognised by the Academy
There may be no business like show business until 2021, if ever
Theatres and cinemas can’t exist when social distancing is a must. Even Stephen Fry says so
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