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The Star
29 Feb '16, 2:16pm
Would Steve Biko have lost his cool?
Would Steve Biko have lost his cool?

Janet Smith spoke to Jonathan Jansen, the vice-chancellor and rector of the University of Free State about teaching tolerance ...

The Star
26 Feb '16, 1:16pm
The site of a constitutional crisis?
The site of a constitutional crisis?

Postponement of the Tlokwe by-elections puts pressure on the IEC to make the local government polls’ deadline, writes Janet Smith.

The Star
25 Feb '16, 2:09pm
ANC's double standards
ANC's double standards

Andiswa Makanda says that there's a blatant whiff of Nkandlagate evident in the ANC's procurement policies which its leaders defend.

The Star
24 Feb '16, 3:02pm
Austerity that hurt poor will trigger revolt
Austerity that hurt poor will trigger revolt

President Jacob Zuma’s austerity message is likely to become even clearer when Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan delivers his ...

The Star
24 Feb '16, 10:09am
In pursuit of the elusive avo
In pursuit of the elusive avo

The search for a cheap avocado has become an unexpected middle-class concern in Joburg, writes Janet Smith.

The Star
23 Feb '16, 5:27pm
US coup accusations ‘far-fetched’
US coup accusations ‘far-fetched’

Peter Fabricius wonders what Gwede Mantashe was thinking when he accused the US embassy of trying to topple the SA government?.

The Star
23 Feb '16, 5:16pm
There’s reason for hope in SA
There’s reason for hope in SA

A trip Down Under highlights that we still have a long way to go - but we do have the basics in place, says Douglas Gibson.

The Star
22 Feb '16, 2:51pm
Chatting to the mosquito-wrangler
Chatting to the mosquito-wrangler

Denis Beckett finds out that there is such a thing as a mosquito-wrangler, and that he volunteers to get bitten.

The Star
19 Feb '16, 2:16pm
Some advantages to advancing years
Some advantages to advancing years

Whatever the pluses of getting old, nobody ever relishes it, says Denis Beckett.

The Star
19 Feb '16, 2:00pm
Africa’s empowerment of N Korea
Africa’s empowerment of N Korea

Buying weapons in violation of the UN embargo from the hermit kingdom is funding its nuclear programme, writes Shannon Ebrahim.

The Star
18 Feb '16, 1:06pm
Justice for Nokuthula, please
Justice for Nokuthula, please

The first prosecution of apartheid-era perpetrators in nine years could see the suspected killers of a student in court, writes Angela Mudukuti.

The Star
16 Feb '16, 2:17pm
African debt crisis woes
African debt crisis woes

Decline in foreign aid to continent is not a bad thing, writes Peter Fabricius.

The Star
12 Feb '16, 1:14pm
Unchained thinking a pleasure to behold
Unchained thinking a pleasure to behold

Denis Beckett pays tribute to writer Mango Tshabangu.

The Star
12 Feb '16, 11:23am
The great divide about ICC is understandable
The great divide about ICC is understandable

As government goes to court over the Omar al-Bashir incident, detractors ask why Africans are targeted when Tony Blair ran ...

The Star
12 Feb '16, 07:15am
Zuma is incapable of leading SA
Zuma is incapable of leading SA

With an uninspiring #SONA2016, President Jacob Zuma once again failed to seize the moment, says Vukani Mde.