Stories of note

Bytes from the digital world

Eight statues of ANC leaders placed alongside a Durban highway have received poor reviews from ratepayers. And now the mayor plans to spend R20m on two more by the same artist. 

Getting endorsed by Oprah, Jay-Z and Beyoncé did not help Hillary Clinton, Jacob Zuma's son Edward reminds President Cyril Ramaphosa.

In my opinion

Matters of debate

In a virtuous schooling cycle, such as Finland, education is a desirable career choice for top graduates. This allows for competitive entry requirements for teacher education programmes, which in turn allows for rigorous and challenging courses.

“We all need to get off Twitter” is not advice. It is a cry for help, writes Tom Eaton.

Finding alpha

The long and the short of the markets

Purple Group shareholders deducted a R2m fee the JSE-listed small cap's chair, Post Office CEO Mark Barnes, charged from his R2.3m remuneration.

Oh, very twitty

The lighter side of the web

Are all bad presidents wannabe pop singers?

Very visual

Graph of the day