A bit of a diplomatic shake-up

Emmanuel Macron and Donald Trump’s awkward meeting may be symbolic of future US-EU relations

TRENDING: May have been a mistake …

UK Conservatives have backtracked on a new policy proposal after losing ground in the polls

No canary in the coal mine

Ramatlhodi took a long time to raise state capture claims. But they do help piece the puzzle together

This may have been the day

Zuma’s premier league friends find themselves unable to swim against the tide

A revolution in the making?

French voters rebel against mainstream parties as opposition to globalisation picks up pace

Turkey’s questionable Recep for success

Dreams of empire help fuel support for an increasingly autocratic leader

Thabo Mbeki: A question of conscience

Mbeki draws attention to Mogoeng’s Nkandla ruling: office-bearers ignore constitutional obligations at their peril

SA’s media put on notice

There’s a bitter irony to Jackson Mthembu’s appeal to parliament to regulate the media

Another day, another rand-dollar rate

The glorious run of the rand, which emerged from darkness to rebuild its dignity, is suddenly over

Tightening the US purse strings

Trump’s lightweight budget may face some heavy opposition — including from within his own party

Parallel Park: to impeach or protect?

South Korea’s parliament voted to impeach Park; the SA parliament voted to protect Zuma

Trump’s complicated love affair with Wall Street

For now, the amour between Trump and Wall Street is reciprocal, as the Dow Jones hits fresh highs

Will Brian Molefe make a tearful treasury acceptance speech?

The clock, they say, is ticking away the hours before Brian Molefe takes treasury

The good news about fake news

Credible, traditional media titles that charge for their articles online have more subscribers

TRENDING: From Russia with love

Snowden is a first-rate gift that would cement Trump’s affection for the Russians

TRENDING: Protect us from this public quarrel

War of words between Madonsela and Mkhwebane could get even uglier