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Blade does not seem to have learnt fees lesson
Blade does not seem to have learnt fees lesson

Another predictable fees crisis is looming and Higher Education Minister Blade Nzimande’s response is completely inadequate, writes Mike Wills.

108 mins
SANParks’ felling of pine trees 'an act of bad faith'
SANParks’ felling of pine trees 'an act of bad faith'
Western Cape

Pine trees are being felled in Cape Town's Tokai forest, and residents are not happy.

5h
9 students robbed at gunpoint on UCT campus
9 students robbed at gunpoint on UCT campus
Crime & Courts

Nine UCT students have been robbed at gunpoint on the university's upper campus by two men who fled in a car.

6h
Son saved by mom's kidney
Son saved by mom's kidney
Western Cape

A Pinelands family are celebrating a mother and son’s triumph over kidney failure and breast cancer.

6h
New film tackles 'mental' lives of SA doctors
New film tackles 'mental' lives of SA doctors
Western Cape

South Africans will get a glimpse into the lives of doctors when the documentary, Doc-U-Mentally: Last Doctors Standing, ...

11h
Rohde’s R100K bail paid in cold, hard cash
Rohde’s R100K bail paid in cold, hard cash
Crime & Courts

Property mogul Jason Rohde paid his R100 000 bail in cold, hard cash and within 20 minutes of the order being granted.

22h
Making effective use of all Table Mountain’s resources
Making effective use of all Table Mountain’s resources

Lesley-Ann Meyer, the new head of the Table Mountain National Park, has big plans to make the park safer and better for users.

22h
Residents slam Cape Town film by-law amendments
Residents slam Cape Town film by-law amendments
Western Cape

Constania residents have slammed Cape Town city’s plan to amend two of its by-laws to regulate filming in the city.

27h
All I want is a sea view and a garden and a ...
All I want is a sea view and a garden and a ...

Helen Walne finds that looking for a house in Cape Town that doesn’t cost more than R2m is a big, fat, hilarious joke.

27h
Voice of street-based people vital for true picture
Voice of street-based people vital for true picture

Danny Oosthuizen writes that the voice of street-based people is vital in public discourse so that politicians cannot make ...

27h
ANC MPL gets boot as W Cape deputy chief whip
ANC MPL gets boot as W Cape deputy chief whip
Politics

The ANC’s PEC in the Western Cape has removed Siyazi Tyatyam as the party’s deputy chief whip in the provincial legislature, ...

27h
Tokai flower sellers given two weeks to leave
Tokai flower sellers given two weeks to leave
Western Cape

The Tokai flower sellers and their employees who live on the former Porter Reform School land have been given two weeks grace before they are evicted.

29h
Fee increases only for the rich - UCT
Fee increases only for the rich - UCT
Western Cape

While projections show that 16 universities could be in the red next year, UCT has suggested fee increases only be applied to the wealthy.

33h
Attorneys to provide free legal advice to public
Attorneys to provide free legal advice to public
Crime & Courts

As part of the annual Access to Justice week, 60 attorneys have joined the Department of Justice in offering free legal advice ...

35h
‘12 years very harsh for stealing a phone’
‘12 years very harsh for stealing a phone’
Crime & Courts

Robbing a fellow student of his smartphone has earned a man 12 years in jail. Now his mom is trying to find a way to fight the “harsh” sentence.