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Opinion
22 Apr '16, 10:30am
No exemption for the royals
No exemption for the royals

One hopes that going forward it will be the norm for the royal family to contribute to its upkeep instead of incessantly ...

Opinion
21 Apr '16, 11:24am
A terrible injury
A terrible injury

If ever there was a case for good citizenship and co-operation with the authorities it is at a place called Sinathing near ...

Opinion
20 Apr '16, 10:03am
Good and bad of half price
Good and bad of half price

Uneven systems invite contempt. Sanral’s discounts will draw payments, but they will not reduce the resentment at e-tolling.

Opinion
19 Apr '16, 11:01am
Never too old to learn
Never too old to learn

SA has a terrible school drop-out rate, and an entrenched culture of entitlement, where politics is viewed as a means to riches.

Opinion
18 Apr '16, 12:20am
The burden of Peter and Paul
The burden of Peter and Paul

A jarring feature of this swamp of debt is the readiness of officials to act swiftly and sternly against individual taxpayers and ratepayers.

Opinion
14 Apr '16, 11:44am
Riots in rands and cents
Riots in rands and cents

The students’ cause was widely viewed as just. Their rioting, though, was abhorrent.

Opinion
13 Apr '16, 11:00am
Do not assume that you know
Do not assume that you know

The sight of widow Limpho Hani laying a wreath on Sunday at her husband, Chris’s, grave evoked memories of a country at the abyss.

Opinion
12 Apr '16, 12:37am
Distancing themselves
Distancing themselves

Reputational considerations seem paramount right now, even if they do exact a cost.

Opinion
11 Apr '16, 10:41am
City council chasing its tail
City council chasing its tail

This city, and the country as a whole, cannot afford more disrespect for the law.

Opinion
08 Apr '16, 09:25am
Panama and Pandora
Panama and Pandora

We salute our colleagues at the Süddeutsche Zeitung for their pragmatism in turning the world’s journalists loose on the biggest data leak in history.

Opinion
07 Apr '16, 10:05am
This was no Gold standard
This was no Gold standard

The R140 000 fine for Sharks coach is an extremely tough penalty which should reverberate in the rugby world if it is consistently applied.

Opinion
06 Apr '16, 10:57am
Nkandla: the chorus grows
Nkandla: the chorus grows

Pravin Gordhan did not name President Zuma, but there was no doubt who was in his sights when the finance minister criticised ...

Opinion
05 Apr '16, 10:36am
Find ways to reduce hikes
Find ways to reduce hikes

Imposing big price increases is not good for Durban ratepayers or the business sector.

Opinion
04 Apr '16, 09:20am
Reinforcing our watchdogs
Reinforcing our watchdogs

Public Protector Thuli Madonsela must be exhilarated by the Constitutional Court’s vindication over the Nkandla saga.

Opinion
01 Apr '16, 11:32am
Decided, now for the politics
Decided, now for the politics

Politically, Zuma’s future is far from straightforward. The court’s repudiation is bound to cause upheaval in the party he leads.