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Personal growth crucial to social change

If they want to change the world, social innovators must first transform themselves, argue academics from the UCT Graduate School of Business

Duo takes printing from A to Z

Minenkulu Ngoyi and Isaac Zavale’s work as Alphabet Zoo is visually striking, serious but also funny

Forbes: Women actors are “best value”

From US actor Scarlett Johansson to Jennifer Lawrence, Forbes names the top five “best actors for the buck” 2015 list,

Rape report fall-out angers students

Part of the worries about a retracted Rolling Stone article is that it may inhibit other people from coming forward with their stories.

DJ Sbu’s thirst for success speaks of the excess of ego

There is substantial evidence that suggests self-promotion is a valuable tool, especially in the creative industry, but how much is too much?

Rooney top Premier League earner on Forbes list

But Ronaldo, Messi and Bale way outearned him, sitting alongside Ibrahimovic, Falcao and Neymar in the top 20 of the world's highest-paid athletes.

Music journalism’s new tune missing a beat

Has the role of music journalist been relegated ?to being simply a punter of product?

Rocker Lou Reed dies at 71

Lou Reed, whose band the Velvet Underground became one of the most influential in rock has died at the age of 71.

Chimurenga finds its true south

The magazine and its news offshoot were ­nurtured in a climate of ­alienation in Cape Town.

Chronic: A late-colonial enkwayary

Chronic ranges across the post-colonial world, exposing multiple contradictions and a bewildering range of trajectories across this landscape.

Billion-dollar brother: Motsepe challenges others

Patrice Motsepe's huge financial pledge to help less fortunate South Africans has set a new benchmark for South African philanthropists.

Media: The yarn gets a shot in the arm

The receding dominance of print and the pre-eminence of the internet had every writer and reader thinking articles would be reduced to 140 letters.

Editorial: Taxing the whales

The new SA, was founded on the basis that those who had benefited from privilege in the past would pay to fund the reconstruction of the country.

Gates misses top spot in Forbes’ richest

Mexico telecoms czar Carlos Slim has topped the <i>Forbes</i> annual world's richest list, sporting a $69-billion fortune that outpaced Bill Gates.

Rolling Stone: International standards with a local twist

The first South African edition of legendary music magazine <i>Rolling Stone</i> launched in November. We speak to editor-in-chief Miles Keylock.

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Judicial committee orders Mogoeng to apologise for SA-Israel remarks

The JCC said that by the chief justice straying into politics, he breached the judicial conduct code and ordered him to issue an apology and retraction

‘Doctors’ wives’ jump Covid queue

Private doctors and civilians have been exploiting gaps in the public health system to get vaccinated

Ithala fails to act against board chairperson over PPE scandal

Morar asked to settle with the state and pay back the profit he made on an irregular tender

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