Saturday, February 13 2021

The Eclectic Weekend

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

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The modern use of some words is pivoting out of control

A column to satisfy your inner grammar nerd

Sue de Groot
Deputy features editor: Sunday Times
3 min read
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Come on, let’s join the fun and rip a few bodices

Sorry, book snobs, but demand for Julia Quinn’s ‘Bridgerton’ series has exploded since Netflix got hold of it

Jennifer Platt
Sunday Times Book Editor
2 min read
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Why the world’s top rugby players are kicking for Japan

Less confrontation, shorter season, great lifestyle. But rugby chiefs there are wily, so only the top flight will get in

Liam Del Carme
Sports reporter
3 min read
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If Covid is not Aussies’ real issue, maybe SA has lost its appeal

If perceptions about SA are a problem, then we need to alter them, as India did

David Isaacson
Sports reporter
3 min read

Ready for the ’80s? You’d better be if you want to redecorate this year

Five décor and design trends to inspire a stylish but cosy refurb for 2021

By Julia Freemantle
4 min read

Could this at last be a Joburg inner-city project that actually works?

Victoria Yards has won an international award for being a successful example of gentrification without displacement

By Graham Wood
4 min read
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Is #AdoptDontShop barking up the wrong tree? Ethical breeders think so

Rescue groups stand against any form of breeding, but enthusiasts refuse to be lumped with illicit puppy mills

By Raahil Sain
4 min read
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Zuma needs a new home where the tea is sweet. Enter Malema

Could Jacob and Julius be making plans to unleash the Pac-Man Method on South African politics?

4 min read
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There’s an awful lot of feasting going on in Nkandla. What’s really up?

As MKMVA joins long line of visitors, will Zuma’s supporters be able to keep him out of jail?

S'thembiso Msomi
Editor: Sunday Times
3 min read
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Duarte’s latest diatribe proves one thing, that the ANC must go

As long as the ANC continues to place people like Jessie Duarte in positions of power, this country has no future

Tom Eaton
Columnist
3 min read
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What SA’s kids need are top-notch teachers. This is how to get them

SA needs to identify its best educators, document their methods, then expose other teachers to them

4 min read
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ANALYSIS | We are resilient, Cyril. What we need are good leaders

Ramaphosa makes announcements on social relief grants, digital migration, possible reduction of power cuts and more

Caiphus Kgosana
Executive editor: opinions and analysis
4 min read

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