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Landlord vs. tenant: When can you cut electricity or change the locks?

Oct 20 2019 18:45

As a landlord in dispute with your tenant you may well be tempted to avoid the delay and cost of litigation by taking your own eviction or enforcement action. Bad idea, says Jack Crook.


Ferial Haffajee: It's Greta vs. Gwede as SA announces new energy plan

Oct 20 2019 15:59

The 16-year-old activist Greta Thunberg has set a new global standard in how environmental policy is measured. With energy being an essential part of shaping sustainability, how does Energy and Mineral Resources minister Gwede Mantashe’s blueprint released on Friday measure up?


OPINION: Boris Johnson’s Brexit deal is nothing to celebrate

Oct 19 2019 10:45

The deal that UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson has just negotiated with the European Union isn’t the worst conceivable outcome to the long saga of Brexit. Unfortunately, that’s about the best one can say for it.


OPINION: Noisy neighbours? These are your rights

Oct 15 2019 15:35

SA law distinguishes between 'Disturbing Noise', which is objective and scientifically measurable, and a 'Noise Nuisance', explains Roy Bregman.


Trump’s fixation on buttressing $1.trn in company profits

Oct 13 2019 21:02

US President Donald Trump, under siege from House Democrats weighing impeachment, suffered a stinging blow as a federal appeals court upheld a subpoena ordering his accountants to provide Congress with his financial records.



OPINION: Investors are caught in a global tug of war

Oct 12 2019 15:47

Last week’s market gyrations illustrated the tug of war that has dominated US stocks in recent months, says Mohamed A. El-Erian.

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