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SA's load-shedding crisis

This is how Eskom makes the call on which lights to switch ...

Sitting almost serenely on Power Street in Germiston, on Gauteng's east rand, is the "brain" of Eskom's operations, ...

How to save our power: sell it to the neighbours

While Eskom struggles to keep the lights on at home and honours long-standing agreements to export electricity to SA's ...

Load-shedding gloom reignites spark for some couples, but ...

Gauteng couple Helgard and Liechen Muller are simulating power cuts after discovering that the blackouts have the power ...

Eskom limits Kathu solar park's potential

The 100MW of electricity produced daily by the Kathu solar park in the Northern Cape is tiny compared with its ...

Electricity stays on in this little town

Newcastle residents' lives are not run by the load-shedding schedule.

Zimbabwe

Fuel and wheat shortages may be on the cards for Zim after ...

Businesses in Zimbabwe face upheaval and higher costs after Cyclone Idai devastated the Mozambican port city of Beira.

Dead go unburied in Zim as floods cut roads

Fanuel Mazwati, 27, was herding cattle in Ndima village close to the Mozambican border last week when disaster struck ...

Zimbabwe leaders bicker amid Cyclone Idai disaster

Zimbabwe's main political rivals, President Emmerson Mnangagwa and Nelson Chamisa, the leader of the Movement for ...

Cyclone Idai death toll may exclude undocumented people

The high number of undocumented people in the Manicaland province in Zimbabwe has heightened fears that the death toll ...

AG Kimi Makwetu on corruption: It's not the job of auditors ...

When he's not crunching the numbers, auditor-general Kimi Makwetu spends hours watching his two sons play cricket.

Mozambique in race to save the living, bury the dead

A week after Cyclone Idai destroyed villages and razed vast expanses of the Mozambican port city of Beira, the bodies ...

Magic station crackles into money, ego static

It promised Bon Jovi from Bishopscourt to Bishop Lavis. But a radio station co-founded by Iqbal Survé in 2015 hit a ...

Memory Café is changing minds about dementia

Some of the patrons at a new café in Cape Town might seem a little forgetful, but they're in good company.

RANJENI MUNUSAMY | Our dark hour calls forth not leaders ...

It is interesting to observe how nations respond to the crises that beset them. The Brexit debacle has made the British ...

OUPA SEGALWE | Lack of understanding is behind calls for ...

Barney Mthombothi made a startling proposal to President Cyril Ramaphosa. He implored the president to fire the public ...

EDITORIAL | Keeping the lights on does not require magic, ...

When Eskom escalated its load-shedding warning from stage 2 to stage 4 last Saturday, it attributed this to damage ...

CHRIS KANYANE | EFF seizes the future through social media

The EFF is now one of the major political parties in SA, after the ANC and the DA. The ANC is 100 years old and the DA ...

Investors shrug off Reserve Bank fears

The Bank's primary mandate is enshrined in the constitution

Taste saved by US cash injection

Taste is likely to survive only for another 12 to 14 months if nothing changes in its business model

RON DERBY: Prudence, not populism, must rule in manifesto ...

It's the practice of all manner of politicians across the globe to be more concerned about their prospects than about ...

Keeping up with Joneses hits Woolworths

Retailer misreads market to pitch fashion too high and too low for customers

HILARY JOFFE: Doing better for the economy by focusing on ...

The rankings measure the regulatory environment in which private-sector companies, especially small and medium-sized ...

ANDILE KHUMALO: Give our children equal chances

Schools are also seen as something that can be interrupted in order to attract the attention of the state at large

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Data science is the industry that has resulted from the overlapping of maths, statistics and computer programming. It ...

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ARTHUR GOLDSTUCK: AI is all the rage — if only humans can ...

The biggest challenge for AI is one that is as invisible as the technology itself: the ethics of allowing software to ...

After the defeat, chance for a new look at Brexit

There's no longer any realistic hope of coming to an agreement that both Europe and the UK parliament will accept

Beyoncé's beauty guru & Woolworths create trailblazing ...

Famed makeup artist Sir John on his latest collaboration with WBeauty and what he adores about South African women

How to kit out your kitchen for load-shedding

Planning a meal has gone beyond shopping and cooking, becoming a strategic operation that starts with finding ways to ...

Good news for older travellers: affordable travel insurance ...

Travel insurance for over-70s has been something of a hot topic lately. Here, some Sunday Times readers share their ...

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Hard work ahead for new Southern Kings boss Robbi Kempson

New director of rugby at the Southern Kings, Robbi Kempson, had better hit the deck running.

Meet the man who produced three world champs in nine months

September 2017 should have been the worst month of Colin Nathan's career in boxing.

Rassie van der Dussen: I haven't secured a spot in World ...

Such is the humility of SA's rising batting star Rassie van der Dussen that he doesn't see himself as a shoo-in for the ...

Bartman the Batman was a dependable brother

When the name African Wanderers crops up in conversation, the image of the Three Musketeers is conjured up in the mind ...

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