Can President Jacob Zuma really have been unaware of who he was dealing with and their unsavoury reputations when meeting with known gang bosses?
A fight over planning permission may not sound like a major issue for the DA, but the fear is that it could be a straw in the wind.
Sexwale’s opaque and controversial business dealings, particularly on our continent, raise obvious questions about whether he has the right profile.
EDITORIAL COMMENT: Willie Hofmeyr's stated motive to defend the NPA has failed, as political meddling has only become worse after Mbeki.
The spy cables reveal little about the President. There are justified fears that they will be used to drive through the "secrecy" Bill.
Evidence released to the DA raises significant questions regarding the dropping of graft charges against President Jacob Zuma.
Leaders should not expose themselves to the slightest perception of a conflict between their private interests and public responsibilities.
There are striking parallels between Gandhi and Madiba, but at heart they were very different men.
The Cape Times's falling circulation is said to have prompted the sacking of editor Alide Dasnois, but her replacement has a far worse record.
This is an edited extract of Drew Forrest's book about South African fast bowlers. Drew is a partner in the M&G Centre for Investigative Journalism.