Monday, April 19 2021

THE BIG ISSUES

LEADING THE AGENDA

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SA’s Lindani Myeni was killed by US racism. It’s that simple

In three weeks US cops have killed 64 people, more than half black and Latino

4 min read
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Sace throws the book at bullying in SA schools

Days after Lufuno Mavhunga’s death, the council launches a handbook to help teachers deal with the scourge

Prega Govender
Journalist
4 min read
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Life throws lemons at desperate Eastern Cape fruit farmers

Citrus growers are holding on by their fingertips as they hurtle towards ‘day zero’

Paul Ash
Senior reporter
3 min read

SMART NEWS

IN ONE TAKE

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‘That’s when I panicked’: woman’s close call while setting new dive record

The SA diver nearly became the Northern Cape cave’s fourth victim since 1993

By Jonathan Ancer
4 min read
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Proud Mahlangu stands his ground in complaint against shopping centre

As CRL commission is set to continue hearings on Monday, we sit down with Ndebele activist Thando Mahlangu

Emile Bosch
Multimedia journalist
5 min read
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No ifs or butts about it, Covid stress has driven many back to smoking

While SA saw a dip in smoking during the ban, there has also been a drop in the number of people wanting to quit

4 min read
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Immigrants’ kids likely worse off than their SA counterparts: study

However, no major disparities were found when it came to access to health care

2 min read

IDEAS

FEEDING YOUR MIND

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EDITORIAL | The adults failed Lufuno twice

It is not enough to suspend the pupils involved in the bullying. Real changes must be made

3 min read
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Nothing basic about the drama that can come with ...

A woman learned the hard way when she bought a ‘cheap’ Renault Kwid that turned out to be anything but

Wendy Knowler
Consumer journalist
5 min read

WORLD

THE NEWS YOU DON'T NORMALLY GET TO HEAR

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Eye on the world – April 19 2021

Six of the best pictures of the day

By Reuters
0 min read

LIFE

EVERYTHING ELSE THAT MATTERS

Ford Ranger XL Sport juggles work, play while going easy on the pocket

There are 44 Ford Ranger models available, with this one offering a well-priced blend for work and leisure

By Phuti Mpyane
3 min read

Jury is still out on ivermectin. We answer your burning questions

Unless you get ivermectin through a legal source, you can’t be sure that you’re using a safe product, say experts

By Sanet Oberholzer
6 min read

Silky smooth Audi Q7 is a complete SUV package

It is spacious, luxurious and wafts supremely whether cruising or rushing

By Phuti Mpyane
3 min read

SPORT

FINISH LINE ESSENTIALS

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Sport minister threatens to ban Cricket SA

Members’ council fails to adopt the memorandum of incorporation to allow for restructuring of CSA’s administration

Tiisetso Malepa
Sports reporter
3 min read
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Another series loss, but Boucher insists Proteas are on the right track

Since Mark Boucher took over in 2019, the Proteas have lost eight of the 11 series they have  contested

Mahlatse Mphahlele
Sports reporter
2 min read
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Blast from the past: The perfect 10 for Ntini as Proteas clobber Kiwis

Today in SA sports history: April 19

David Isaacson
Sports reporter
1 min read

CROSSWORDS

GIVE YOUR BRAIN SOME EXERCISE