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We may need to grow ‘down’

“Will you retaliate or turn the other cheek?”

Salute our Covid-19 battle heroes

The 54-year-old recently led the South African team responsible for bringing home more than 100 citizens in locked down Wuhan city

Wake-up call to humanity

When shocked into an awareness of the crucial difference, I set about intense information-gathering.

My bottom and my bend

“Start working on not touching your face because one main way viruses spread is when you touch your mouth, nose or eyes.”

Too hurried for the scenic route

The only adaptation he made was a pair of metal clips to keep his trousers from getting oily on the chain

Busisiwe Mkhwebane on the ropes

“A complete lack of understanding on her part of the limits of her powers. She displayed a clear failure to understand prosecutorial conduct”

Varsity protests risk undoing gains

We are sure that has not changed - though probably the percentage is more

Plastic Monster

Panicked governments are trying to ban the use of “single use” plastic, but we’ve gone too far to change - at least not for years

Senior cricket teams in rude health

The Proteas were without the injured Kagiso Rabada, while Faf du Plessis and Rassie van der Dussen were rested

Being well prepared beats panic

The number of people diagnosed with Covid-19 now exceeds 100000 worldwide, with several new countries reporting their first cases