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Security guards escort Tshepo Kgadima out of Times Media Group offices earlier this month after he stormed Business Day offices and lambasted the reporter on a story reported in Business Day. Picture: SOWETAN

LETTER: Stop PetroSA leaks

All subsidiary directors have had their qualifications verified by an independent agency

LETTER: Pendulum of history

Protesters picket outside the SABC’s offices in Aukland Park, Johannesburg. Picture: MARTIN RHODES
4 day(s) ago

When the pendulum is released, it inevitably swings through centre to a ‘compensating’ distortion

LETTER: Court action hampers Cape pupils

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5 day(s) ago

Interestingly, no closures in any other province have been challenged in court. This is a clear indication of the politicisation of the issue

LETTER: Act will spur litigation

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5 day(s) ago

Employers have to comply with the amendments from April 1 as the act allows them three months’ grace

LETTER: ANC beggars belief

Jacob Zuma. Picture: REUTERS/SIPHIWE SIBEKO
7 day(s) ago

It is the ANC’s lacklustre performance, neglect of duty, poor attendance and covering up for the executive that is undermining Parliament

LETTER: Massacre cannot be in God’s name

Mahatma Gandhi
4 day(s) ago

Are our differences more important than our humanity?

LETTER: Act against corruption

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4 day(s) ago

Transparency International's latest corruption perception index shows SA is on par with Kuwait, Brazil and Bulgaria

LETTER: Directors with passion

Shoni Makhari. Picture: FREDDY MAVUNDA
5 day(s) ago

A copy of Shonisani Makhari’s thesis should be forwarded to both the King commission and the JSE

LETTER: Judge deserves better

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5 day(s) ago

Only in SA would the political rantings of a stationery clerk be enough to bring down an honourable judge

LETTER: Audits show change

Bekkersdal. Picture: THE TIMES/ALON SKUY
5 day(s) ago

Six years ago not one municipality in the Western Cape received a clean audit

LETTER: Tenure law behind mess on farms

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7 day(s) ago

After the violent strikes in 2012 much has been said about the minimum wages on farms and the job losses they could cause

LETTER: Return Setas money

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7 day(s) ago

The money comes from businesses that parted with it believing they would get some value for it

LETTER: Give Eskom a break

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7 day(s) ago

Eskom should consider making these cuts — sorry, outages — a permanent feature

LETTER: Tenure law behind mess on farms

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7 day(s) ago

After the violent strikes in 2012 much has been said about the minimum wages on farms and the job losses they could cause

LETTER: Stumped for answers

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7 day(s) ago

No doubt the next step for Indian cricket will be to do away with umpires as they are also not 100% accurate

LETTER: Smoking is bad

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7 day(s) ago

The expense of caring for sick smokers is 12 times greater than any health savings due to their early death

LETTER: School closures harm

Western Cape education MEC Donald Grant. Picture: TREVOR SAMSON
10 day(s) ago

Closing down schools violates the right to education, which is clearly enshrined in the Bill of Rights

Unemployed youth hiking on the Soweto Highway as they have no money due to unemployment. Picture: SOWETAN

LETTER: Township venture

Riversands Incubation Hub near Diepsloot is being established to aid and grow these entrepreneurial sparks

LETTER: Learn from mistakes

Murder accused Shrien Dewani sits in the dock before the start of his trial in Cape Town on Monday.  Picture: REUTERS
10 day(s) ago

SA is so beautiful. Let’s enjoy it

LETTER: ‘Most dangerous man in SA’ is …

Aaron Motsoaledi. Picture: GCIS
10 day(s) ago

Against the best advice the health minister plans to invade every aspect of our lives, ranging from the vitamins to state-distributed condoms

LETTER: Pupils abandoned

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10 day(s) ago

Between now and next month when schools reopen does the education department have a new plan?

LETTER: Lighter side to ‘crisis’

Tshediso Matona. Picture: TREVOR SAMSON
11 day(s) ago

Fortunately for Eskom CEO Tshediso Matona industry is slowly winding down for the festive season

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The Third Umpire

Newly elected EFF leader Julius Malema, whose call for his supporters to break the law and “take what rightfully belongs to us” may well result in his “jail or death” battle cry coming to pass sooner rather than later.

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Blitzbok speedster Seabelo Senatla, whose phenomenal form has helped the national Sevens rugby team to two wins out of three and a handy eight-point lead at the top of the standings in the Sevens World Series.

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Ferrari chief designer Nikolas Tombazis who, along with engineering director Pat Fry, has been ditched by the supercar manufacturer after the team failed to win a single race during the 2014 Formula One season.

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