Columns 16.1.2017 07:12 am

Cyprus: Waiting for Erdogan

He can’t back the Cyprus deal right now. It would alienate Turkish ultra-nationalists who want to annex northern Cyprus. 

It would be an excellent thing to reunite the island of Cyprus after 42 years of heavily armed partition, but it probably won’t happen this year.

Cyprus: Waiting for Erdogan
Cyprus: Waiting for Erdogan

Cyprus: Waiting for Erdogan

He can’t back the Cyprus deal right now. It would alienate Turkish ultra-nationalists who want to annex northern Cyprus. 

Tolstoy Farm: Where time comes to a standstill
Columns

Tolstoy Farm: Where time comes to a standstill

Each week Marie-Lais scouts another urban reach, tasting, testing alternative aspects to pique our curiosity about places and people we might have had no idea about. This week she finds time and Tolstoy Farm.
Go somewhere this year
Columns

Go somewhere this year

Each week Dustin Jordan, who is currently living abroad, talks about his travel experiences. This week he talks about the one resolution everyone should have.
Boxing and martial arts don’t mix
Columns

Boxing and martial arts don’t mix

Floyd Mayweather’s offer to take on cage fighter Connor McGregor has all the hallmarks of a no-win situation for everyone.
History, not tweets, will judge
Columns

History, not tweets, will judge

One can confidently predict that Trump will not be the disaster that his detractors predict… But nor will he achieve the ambitious Nirvana he has promised.
Race, ethnicity to dominate ANC succession battle
Columns

Race, ethnicity to dominate ANC succession battle

In talking of the succession battle, let us not rule out wild cards such as Dr Zweli Mkhize and Jeff Radebe as contenders.
Parents need to prioritise children over technology
Columns

Parents need to prioritise children over technology

There are certain fundamentals in your interaction with your child that may be overlooked when you are busy on your phone.
Is a third term for Zuma the ANCYL’s ‘shockwave’?
Columns

Is a third term for Zuma the ANCYL’s ‘shockwave’?

The president’s number one fan appears ready to spring a ‘shocking’ surprise on SA.
ANC cannot seem to shake off ‘boozy’ image
Columns

ANC cannot seem to shake off ‘boozy’ image

The association was further cemented when an image circulated showing a liquor bill for R76 191 at Sakhumzi’s.
Choose one goal and achieve it
Columns

Choose one goal and achieve it

The first week of 2017 has come and gone and so far, it is showing you flames.
Tshwane mayor must accept wrongdoing over visit to Taipei
Columns

Tshwane mayor must accept wrongdoing over visit to Taipei

If Msimanga were merely a leader of the opposition in the Tshwane Metro Council, his trip and its consequences would neither be here nor there.
America, land of the wasteful
Columns

America, land of the wasteful

There are recycling bins, yes, some are trying, and yet still everything is so plastic.

today in print