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Sad tale of lonely Free State bear

Oscar the bear may have been cleared in court but he still lost his home in the process, says Carmel Rickard.

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The art of deleting trash and trolls

Online platforms can be entertaining but are subject to the same standards applied to letters to newspapers, says Keith Gottschalk.

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Corporate corruption is a cancer

Like many South Africans, Imraan Buccus takes a deep breath when the president talks about fighting corruption.

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ANC cadres were called ‘terrorists’ too
March 3 2015 at 14:50

It is no surprise that the South African government is non-committal on the "war on terror", reports Ivor Powell.

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How Islamic is IS group?
March 3 2015 at 14:51

Some argue IS are intrinsically linked to Islam. Others insist their ideology has little connection to religion.

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Why Earth Hour matters more than ever
March 3 2015 at 14:53

When Earth Hour comes around on March 28, it will be amid heightened awareness of SA’s energy crisis, says Saliem Fakir.

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On a free trade mission in Africa
March 3 2015 at 11:27

Treasure Maphanga is one of Africa’s most important women, with arguably the continent’s toughest job on her hands.

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Eskom woes will be a distant memory
March 3 2015 at 07:17

The measures being implemented today will in future ensure uninterrupted and secure energy supply, says Lynne Brown.

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Easy to pass blame on Zayn Adam
March 2 2015 at 14:01

It is the responsibility of society at large to see that musicians are appreciated and earn better, says Nisaar Pangarker.

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Why would SSA agree to spy on Mugabe’s enemies?
March 2 2015 at 14:10

Zimbabwe seems to be a special friend of the SA government, according to leaked documents. Peter Fabricius reports.

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Please can we set these mountains free?
March 2 2015 at 14:33

Murray Williams thinks that the towering Hottentots Holland mountains in the Western Cape should be renamed.

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When parents can’t shop around
March 2 2015 at 13:52

Schools favouring exclusive agreements with certain suppliers may need a lesson in the benefits of competition, writes Mava Scott.

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Language counts in education
March 2 2015 at 13:47

Mother-tongue teaching needs to be improved, writes Elsabé Taljaard.

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