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Weak rand could soon lead to rate hike soon

Sustained rand weakness is raising the prospect of a Reserve Bank interest rate increase‚ as risk-off trade on global markets turns against SA specifically‚...

‘How far have we come?’ Ramaphosa to deliver Tutu International Peace...

President Cyril Ramaphosa is expected to deliver a report card on restorative justice‚ 20 years after the Truth and Reconciliation Commission (TRC). The Desmond and...

Sports

Schools

DJ Sbu motivates local pupils

Entrepreneur, radio and TV personality DJ Sbu inspired pupils to position themselves for success at the Chris Hani Student Career Expo 2018. The event...

Girls’ High School celebrates 143 years

IN SONG: The Girls' High School choir with their rendition of Someday by Celtic Woman is led by teacher Carlien Buss during the 143rd...

Living it up at the Queen’s matric farewell

LOOKING GOOD: Enjoying the Queen's College matric farewell last week were, from left, Enrique Oranje, Tiffany Scott, Farren Ohlson and Siya Tyulu. More photos...

Marimba and Steel Pan bands rock Komani

LET'S PLAY: The Marimba and Steelpan band festival, hosted by Queen's College Junior on Thursday evening, was a roaring success. Bands that performed were...

Mini Minors visit Protea Superspar

THE young pupils of Mini Minors Educare recently visited Protea Superspar to learn a bit more about the retail business. More photos - and...

Brrr… icy water no deterrent for Polar Freeze heroes

READY, STEADY....One of several groups of Polar Freeze participants take to the water during a Girls' High School fundraiser on Sunday morning. Read all...

Features

#Celebrating 100 years of Nelson Mandela

IN HONOUR of Nelson Mandela’s legacy The Rep shared his most famous quotes. “And if they...

Fire crackers and dogs

SPCA manager Betty Cree has urged locals to ensure that their dogs are kept in...

Kia Motoring Monthly: Grand Sedona the ultimate family ride

THE Kia Grand Sedona ticks all the boxes when it comes to comfort, ease and...

Clinic offers more affordable care

WITH medical fees sky-rocketing, unaffordable medical aid systems and long, unavoidable queues at public health...

Danny’s Motor Spares – 20 years of excellence

Danny's Motor Spares has been part of the Komani landscape for the past two decades. Known...

Build It Queenstown for your security solutions

THE security of your family and your home is one of the most important investments...

Crime

Taxi owner shot 12 times in Eastern Cape ‘hit’

  The family of the taxi owner who was shot dead in a Mthatha police cell...

Drugs seized in Ilinge

MEMBERS of the crime task team in Ilinge have arrested three suspects for allegedly being...

Police find suspected stolen goods in Mlungisi

MEMBERS of the Public Order Policing Unit conducted a search of a home in Mlungisi...

Two policemen killed in separate incidents in Cape Town

  Western Cape police have launched a manhunt for those responsible for killing two police officers...

Police, taxi driver face charges after ‘looting’ of truck

  Five police constables and a taxi driver face charges of corruption and theft after allegedly...

Four life sentences for knife-wielding rapist

  The Pretoria High Court has sentenced a Mpumalanga man to four life sentences for raping...
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Columnists

Justice Malala: Will a good leader please stand up? We need you.

  Travel is a beautiful thing. It gives you a chance to get some perspective‚ to appreciate your own‚ to look at others afresh‚ to...

Over 50 years in art

FROM a modest beginning drawing pictures as a young boy to having a painting accepted in the David Shepherd International Wildlife Artist of the...

Celebrate the good

TODAY, thousands of people countrywide will be wearing slippers for a good cause. That cause is not the approaching cold weekend, but the annual...

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