Saturday, September 26 2020

The Eclectic Weekend

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

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Architects on mission to stop demolition of ‘iconic’ Durban home

The derelict house, once owned by a pioneering architect, has historical significance, they argue

Suthentira Govender
Senior reporter
4 min read
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Natural born spinners: meet the women tearing up tar – and stereotypes

Having just conquered the 'Hollywood of Spinning', they share their high-octane journey with us

3 min read
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Roots of success: why the world goes mad for Mzansi heritage

Our beads have been snapped up by Beyoncé, while everyone has caught on to Maskandi, ‘Jerusalema’ and SA food

By Orrin Singh and Lwandile Bhengu
3 min read
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Behind the end-of-year exam plan is a big, ruinous lie

The ‘Covid-driven’ change merely stresses the huge gap between privileged and disadvantaged schools

4 min read
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Disdain for authority: Dainfern’s power arrears is even more shocking than ...

It isn’t the theft of electricity itself or the number of freeloaders that confuse me. It is the sums involved

Tom Eaton
Columnist
3 min read
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Airports drop-kick drivers to levels two, three and four of fury

Pre-lockdown pickup and drop-off areas are a goner. Now you have to head for the parkades and it may cost you

Wendy Knowler
Consumer journalist
5 min read
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Ace to Zwane: Zondo gets A to Z on unFree State

Picture emerging of a duo who, as individuals or partners, used blackmail and threats to wield power

Mawande AmaShabalala
Political journalist
3 min read
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No pap for Lungisa and his corrupt ilk. They think they’re better than us

He is the worst of the horrible faces of the ANC in power, stealing from the poor and living the high life

4 min read
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Cyril’s diktat on who can visit SA makes no sense as tourist cash is vital

Disallowing travellers from certain countries will shut us out of markets and limit job creation and economic revival

Caiphus Kgosana
Executive editor: opinions and analysis
3 min read
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The legacy of Alfred Xuma implores us to embrace the spirit of Jozi

Exclusive to Sunday Times Daily, this is the little-known story of a doctor whose name is synonymous with its heritage

By Bongani Ngqulunga
6 min read
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If the octopus teacher taught grammar it would say ‘octopi’ is incorrect

A column to satisfy your inner grammar nerd

Sue de Groot
Deputy features editor: Sunday Times
3 min read

Many hands make fashion work for Sindiso Khumalo at Milan Fashion Week

The SA designer lets us in on her first solo show at the spring/summer 2021 showcase

By Thango Ntwasa
3 min read

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