GAVIN RICH: Energetic Sharks can turn it on

It will take time to be able to play like Japan, but the Durban team have injected energy to their play

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WANDILE SIHLOBO: SA maize yields prove GM is the way to go

Consumers may remain leery of ‘genetically modified’, but its many benefits, not only in yields, reveal its vital contribution to food security

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STREET DOGS: Economy is not meanness

Men who fancy they are so wonderfully economical in saving a half-penny think they can afford to squander in other directions - PT Barnum

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BRIAN KANTOR: Low interest rates are bad news for global bond savers

Yields on inflation-protected securities have plummeted since the global financial crisis

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KEVIN MCCALLUM: Selfie-hunting sports journos get short shrift

It is their way of telling you they are doing their jobs. Proof they are doing what they get paid to do

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STEPHEN CRANSTON: Momentum past the stage of copying Discovery

The company is once again enjoying some success with innovative insurance and medical schemes

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JONNY STEINBERG: Relying on inspiration from Mandela keeps Ramaphosa stuck in the past

By invoking the 1994 covenant the president seems out of touch with the real world

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STREET DOGS: Merryn Somerset Webb’s best advice

Financial self-help books peddle the same old lines — but still we buy them

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BRYAN ROSTRON: Derrick McBride refused to be groomed for mediocrity

Freedom fighter and the father of Robert did not compromise his principles, whatever the cost to his personal comfort

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PETER BRUCE: Tito Mboweni’s blade is perilously close to an artery

With no support from his party to slash public wages or close failed SOEs, snips are the only way out for the finance minister

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NICOLE FRITZ: When parties choose parochial myopia over the big picture

The DA slips into the same racialism trap as its political rivals

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KHAYA SITHOLE: After Ramaphosa’s words, we wait for action

Despite having been showered with much goodwill, the president’s administration has little to show for it

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GARETH VAN ONSELEN: A guide to misreporting on the DA

Want to trash the political opposition without actually using the word trash? Or political? Here are some great tips for up and coming journos

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STREET DOGS: Don’t let it get personal

Managers who are dogmatic and eschew securities outside of overly rigid definitions inevitably form emotional and psychological issues

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