Saturday Star3 min gelesenCrime & Violence
Insurers Weigh In On The Car Parts Debate
GARETH STOKES NOTHING riles a car owner more than an insurer’s decision to repair an accident-damaged vehicle with aftermarket rather than original equipment manufacturer (OEM) parts, but the practice is commonplace and, subject to circumstances, c
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Find Puddles Of Tranquillity When You Just Sits
DEEP breath in. Hold. Be calm and mindful. Breath out. Repeat. It sounds so simple, but many people find it very difficult to settle down for a “planned” session of mindfulness or meditation. The more natural state is to get lost in thought, or non-t
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The Power Of Your Name
NAMES are important. It’s a lesson I learnt when I was 7 years old and my mother found out I went by another name in school. It was a Friday afternoon and my mother had come to fetch me. She bumped into my classmate, Cyrilia, and asked her if she had
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Former European Stars Who Could Have Played For Bafana
ACCORDING to Fifa rules, one can represent a nation if they were born there, if their parents were born there or if the player in question has lived in the country for two years continuously. While Hans Vonk, Pierre Issa and Dean Furman spent the maj
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Norwood Residents Fight For Oldest House
NORWOOD residents are up in arms over the possibility that one of the area’s oldest dwellings could be torn down and replaced by a mini complex. An application for the rezoning of the property, at 2 Nellie Road, was lodged on February 7, but resident
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3 Ways To Keep Fit On Your Next Holiday
ANDENE Thomson, founder of Healthy Girl and one of SA’s leading health and fitness personalities, shares some easy-to-do exercises that you can include during your next trip. 1. Place your band just above your knees. 2. Start in a standing position a
Saturday Star2 min gelesenTechnology & Engineering
Similar Recipe But Now Perkier
FIVE months after Subaru whipped the covers off its second-generation BRZ, Toyota has revealed its version of the compact rear-wheel drive sports car joint venture, now called the GR 86. The new model does gain a bigger and more powerful version of S
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Ex-football Player Goes On Killing Spree
A FORMER us professional football player shot and killed a prominent South Carolina doctor, his wife, two grandchildren and another man before taking his own life at his home a short distance away. ■
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TV Guide Today
Cricket: ANZ Bank Women’s ODI Series: New Zealand v Australia, Third ODI, 2.50am, CRI, GSD (3am); T20 Internationals: South Africa v Pakistan, First T20, 2pm, CRI, GSD; Indian Premier League T20: Chennai Super Kings v Delhi Capitals, 3.45pm, VR1, CRI
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Court Backlog
THE Special Commercial Crime Court is saddled with 67% backlogs in outstanding cases which date to more than nine months since their enrolment. ■
Saturday Star4 min gelesenCrime & Violence
System Working Despite The Zuma State Capture Saga
ONE of the distinguishing features of a democracy is the separation of powers into three distinct branches of government. These are: ¡ The Executive which governs the country. The head of the Executive is the president. ¡ The Judiciary ensures that l
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Zinnbauer Confident Bucs Can Sail Past Benghazi
ORLANDO Pirates coach Josef Zinnbauer is relatively satisfied with his team’s outing in the group stage of the CAF Confederation Cup, but banks on their impressive home record to inspire them to victory against Ahli Benghazi tomorrow. The Buccaneers
Saturday Star1 min gelesenCrime & Violence
Sex Column
I have met so many women who have been sexually abused or raped. I’ve also met a couple of men who have suffered the same trauma but by far the demographic is women and girls. It is so endemic in our society that if we hear about another organisation
Saturday Star4 min gelesenSecurity
Dark Web Criminals Cash In On Covid
AS SOUTH Africa prepares to roll out its mass Covid-19 vaccination programme, security experts have warned there is a thriving black market for vaccine certificates, fake negative Covid test results and even vaccines on the Dark Web. Cyber threat ana
Saturday Star1 min gelesenTechnology & Engineering
Editor’s Choice
Read the latest Simply Green magazine – the Energy edition – in which we show you how to go off the grid and lead a more sustainable life. It is also full of insights and opinions on the topic from some of the country’s top energy experts. Not to be
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Frosler Has That Itchy Feeling Chiefs Will Do The Job In Conakry
KAIZER Chiefs defender Reeve Frosler feels that his side has the necessary skills and confidence to get the job done as they travel to Guinea to face off against Horoya in a CAF Champions League group stage clash at the General Lansana Conte Stadium,
Saturday Star3 min gelesenCrime & Violence
The Price Of Not Wearing A Mask On A Flight
YOU may want to reconsider defying mask-wearing orders when travelling by plane as South African airlines may slap you with hefty bills as high as R100 000. The recent surge of non-mask-wearing misfits on planes have caused flight delays and put pass
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School Bullies Inspire Debut Single
GABRIELLE de Gama will never forget the day she was first bullied. The Joburg teen was in Grade 4 and had just moved to a new school when she was first targeted. “A girl put hate letters in my locker,” De Gama told the Saturday Star. This would mark
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Three Boks Among Highest Paid
THIS week rugby website Ruck released a list of the The World’s Highest Paid XV which included three Springbok players – Handre Pollard, Eben Etzebeth and Faf de Klerk. Springbok Pollard, playing for French club Montpellier, took joint top place at R
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Swimming
For the full story go to: iol.co.za/sport ■
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A-typical Interview Sameer Naik
ACTRESS and author Natasha Sutherland is best known for her roles in the television serials Honeytown, Tarzan: The Epic Adventures, and Scandal, where she plays the role of Layla McKenzie. The 50-year-old began her career in the early 1990s as presen
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Editor’s Choice On Iol
ACCORDING to the Financial Sector Conduct Authority, almost 4.8 million South Africans have not claimed their pension savings, worth almost R42 billion. This money has the potential to change the lives of many. Speaking during a Money Smart Week even
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On This Day April 10
1652 Jan van Riebeeck starts building the clay-and-timber Fort de Goede Hoop, on the then coastline in what becomes Cape Town. 1710 Britain’s Statute of Anne, the first law regulating copyright, comes into force. 1816 Samuel Taylor Coleridge reci
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No Fare Increase... For Now
THE taxi industry has moved to allay fears that it would be immediately hiking fares amid the huge increases in fuel prices this week. ■
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Building A Nest Egg? Don’t Eat The Chickens
AS A child born and having spent some of my childhood days in rural Bushbuckridge, I was accustomed to the irritating cluck of our chickens serving as a morning alarm. The chickens were never pets; they were food. Well, at least that’s how my father
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Saturday Star
Editor Kashiefa Ajam INSIDER EDITOR | Buhle Mbonambi PRODUCTION EDITOR | Tanya Fynn PERSONAL FINANCE | Martin Hesse TRAVEL | Clinton Moodley MOTORING | Jason Woosey and Pritesh Ruthun POLITICS | Siyabonga Mkhwananzi BUSINESS | Sechaba Nkosi BIZTECH
Saturday Star3 min gelesenPsychology
How To Make Financial Planning A Family Affair
JUST as a ship’s captain is ultimately responsible for the well-being of those aboard his vessel, managing the family finances is serious stuff, strictly to be dealt with by the head of the house, right? Think again … This might have been the norm in
Saturday Star1 min gelesenPolitics
Quick Read
PARLIAMENT has named the 26-member committee that will enquire into whether or not there are grounds to remove Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane from office. “The committee’s 26 members come from each of the 14 political parties represented in the
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Dave Grohl’s Saga To Come Alive In ‘The Storyteller’
DAVE Grohl has been one of the most beloved and respected figures on the international music scene, and has taken centre-stage with his rock band Foo Fighters’ 1995 self-titled debut, the first of 10 albums in a massive 12-Grammy-winning streak, most
Saturday Star2 min gelesenInternational Relations
Quick Read
THE Church of England has promised to return two Benin Bronzes to Nigeria as the return of treasures to the African continent gains momentum. According to a report by British newspaper the Evening Standard, Lambeth Palace, the official residence of t
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