Wednesday, January 6 2021

HOLIDAY EDITION

IN ONE TAKE

News FREE

State confirms talks with Aspen for vaccine

It is in discussions with SA pharmaceutical giant in an effort to get ahead in the race for a vaccine

4 min read
News FREE

Shrooms can heal the psychological scars caused by racism, study finds

Could magic mushrooms heal South Africans with racial trauma? Based on a new study, the answer is yes

Dave Chambers
Cape Town bureau chief
3 min read

Breaking Covid laws will see you with empty pockets and a criminal record

The Eastern Cape is cracking down, with more than 1,300 people arrested between Christmas Eve and January 2

By KATHRYN KIMBERLEY
4 min read
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Complaints grow Lauder as global cosmetics brand lets down customers

Consumers, some of whom ordered products nearly two months ago, say they are being given the runaround

Wendy Knowler
Consumer journalist
3 min read
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Water woes taint the new year for KZN Covid hotspot

Diesel contamination leaves residents in Umhlathuze without water supply since New Year’s Day

Nivashni Nair
Senior reporter
3 min read
Ideas FREE

SA’s handling of Covid vaccine brings back the nightmare of the 2000s

The government has once again failed to prioritise the lives of its people

By Herman Mashaba
4 min read
World FREE

Trump, Biden have Georgia on their minds with control of Senate at stake

Stakes are high for Republicans and Democrats as runoff elections get underway in Georgia

By Nathan Layne and Joseph Ax
3 min read
Sport FREE

Blast from the past: De Villiers, Donald slaughter Oz batsmen

Today in SA sports history: January 6

David Isaacson
Sports reporter
1 min read

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