Thursday, January 7 2021

HOLIDAY EDITION

IN ONE TAKE

News FREE

Excess deaths over Christmas set new record

A significant proportion of the current excess mortality in SA is likely to be attributable to Covid-19, say experts

Dave Chambers
Cape Town bureau chief
3 min read
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Hospitals bursting at seams as Gauteng health snoozes on bed delivery

Only 775 of the 1,575 beds promised by the Gauteng health department have been delivered

5 min read
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Dear government, these are the simple rules for leading in a crisis

Truth, planning, acknowledgment of errors are among what’s needed from our woefully underprepared leadership

4 min read
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Rock-solid win sees teen Durban climber qualify for Tokyo Olympics

In record time, Erin Sterkenburg has scaled new heights in her quest for a world best

Orrin Singh
Reporter
2 min read
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Fact from faction: Duarte proves she’s no great loofah of truth

Writing fiction is not the ANC deputy secretary-general’s forte

Tom Eaton
Columnist
2 min read
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Viewers in for a wild ride as ‘Survivor SA’ proves local is also lekker

New season has given the producers a chance to showcase the rugged beauty of the Wild Coast

By Barbara Hollands
5 min read
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This year, read ‘challenge’

From reading a book a week to devouring a title that’s been shelved for years, the challenges are endless

Jennifer Platt
Sunday Times Book Editor
3 min read
Sport FREE

Blast from the past: Boks hop to victory against England

Today in SA sports history: January 6

David Isaacson
Sports reporter
1 min read

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