Dropping standards a folly

KZN tops the list of the number of enrollments with 169 023 out of the country’s 796 286 matric exam entrants, but a more worrying trend perhaps is the increased number of progressed matric pupils in the province

Crematorium for city long overdue

THE City of uMhlathuze’s approach to cemetery and crematorium provision is a progressive and welcome one

ISSUES AT STAKE: When a plan comes together

After yet another rewarding Sanca/Bay Watch ‘Walk Away from Drugs’ event, editor DAVE SAVIDES reflects on what makes such efforts succeed

ISSUES AT STAKE: Then along came Coco

Response to the ZO’s ‘Pet Selfie’ competition was tremendous. Even though many entries were not in fact ‘selfies’, it did show how much love our readers have for their pets. Editor DAVE SAVIDES shares his response

ISSUES AT STAKE: Google does not forget online blunders

If brash, faceless comments posted on social media platforms cannot be shared face-to-face with the person it is intended for, the libelous opinions should not be disseminated in the first place, writes RONELLE RAMSAMY