Tuesday, September 21 2021

THE BIG ISSUES

LEADING THE AGENDA

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Asking me to respect the ANC is not stuff I have a monopoly on

However humble the request for me to respect the ANC is, it’s something I can never acquiesce to

Tom Eaton
Columnist
4 min read
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Talons out as DA vows to watch IEC like a hawk after ConCourt ruling

The ConCourt has found in the IEC’s favour regarding candidate registration for local polls, irking the DA

4 min read
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From R1.71 to R120,000 in days. That’s what Ndlovu’s account reflected

Nomia Rosemary Ndlovu sticks to her story as prosecution tries to nail her

7 min read
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‘Client’ among those accused of kidnapping KZN businessman

Police have made two arrests after three men allegedly bundled their victim into a car outside his business

Orrin Singh
Reporter
3 min read

SMART NEWS

IN ONE TAKE

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Macaroni and mops: dentistry’s new building blocks

Dentist and oral rehabilitation lecturer Dr Ebrahim Patel has his students smiling with innovative classes

Gill Gifford
Senior journalist
3 min read
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‘You can earn R150k a month,’ name-dropping ‘con’ allegedly tells friends

A Cape woman is up against it after ‘conning’ people into investing with her, using Johann Rupert’s name as bait

3 min read
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Self-defence programme gives young girls the confidence to say ‘No’!

No Means No campaign empowers young SA women to fight sexual and gender-based violence

Prega Govender
Journalist
3 min read
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Enough! Court orders ‘vexatious litigant’ to stop wasting its time

Protected by the Lord, Cape Town man vows to push on with court action that has already cost PwC R12m

By Tania Broughton and Nivashni Nair
2 min read
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Keeping up appearances: Online meetings can be draining for women

Research looks at cameras in employee fatigue and whether they are worse for women and new employees

Suthentira Govender
Senior reporter
3 min read

IDEAS

FEEDING YOUR MIND

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EDITORIAL | Red list? It’s starting to look more like a blacklist

The UK seems to have unbanned just about every country except SA from its Covid-19 list

3 min read
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Sadly, it’s not yet uhuru for empowering African knowledge

Something is still missing in how we use and understand indigenous knowledge systems

By Nombulelo Shange
6 min read
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Covid will likely shift from pandemic to endemic, but what does that mean?

The virus could vanish through public effort or go the way of the common cold, say scientists

By Lara Herrero and Eugene Madzokere
4 min read

WORLD

THE NEWS YOU DON'T NORMALLY GET TO HEAR

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Eye on the world – September 21 2021

Six of the best pictures of the day

By Reuters
0 min read
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North Korea hits back at US involvement in Asia-Pacific arms deal

The country has warned that the US risks a ‘dangerous nuclear arms race’ because of Australian submarine deal

By Hyonhee Shin
1 min read
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China soothes Wall Street’s concerns amid regulatory crackdowns

China’s ‘common prosperity' wealth-sharing drive to ease inequality has rattled some foreign investors

By Norihiko Shirouzu and Scott Murdoch
2 min read
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In Indian mining hub, farmers bring polluted land back to life

Iron ore mining blights farmland, hitting food production, but pilot project helps revive degraded fields to grow crops

By Anuradha Nagaraj
4 min read
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Could Facebook’s ‘North Star’ see the platform heading south?

Zuckerberg’s inner circle, that boosted its user base at all costs, may harm the company’s reputation

By Parmy Olson
5 min read

LIFE

EVERYTHING ELSE THAT MATTERS

BOOK REVIEW | Making peace with demons and those that torment others

At its heart, ‘They Got To You Too’ is about seeking forgiveness and finding paths to inner calm

By Monique Verduyn
2 min read

Artist gives Zim banknotes their worth again

How do you make a scorned currency easier on the eye and heart? Turn it into paintings

By Tonderai Gonorenda
1 min read

Gaza’s scarred ballerinas: artist does not dance around the issue

The painter depicts women who ‘live in a ticking bomb’

By Nidal Al Mughrabi
1 min read

SPORT

FINISH LINE ESSENTIALS

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Give Baxter more time to get Chiefs right, say ex-players

Former Amakhosi players say it’s still too early in the season to judge Stuart Baxter

By Sihle Ndebele
2 min read
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The best of Sundowns is yet to come, says co-coach Rulani Mokwena

With Sundowns notching up 10 out of a possible 12 points so far this season, Mokwena is still striving for perfection

Tiisetso Malepa
Sports reporter
3 min read
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Blast from the past: Boks get off to slow start at 2019 World Cup

Today in SA sports history: September 21

David Isaacson
Sports reporter
1 min read

CROSSWORDS

GIVE YOUR BRAIN SOME EXERCISE