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Edward Snowden: Villain or Hero?

Categories: The Front View
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For a change I decided to look abroad at the drama unfolding around Edward Snowden, the 30-year-old American in legal limbo in the transit area of Moscow’s Sheremetyevo airport. Questions have already been asked on whether he is a villain Read more

Sushi

Categories: Knormoer
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Nou die dag was my eerste jaareindfunksie in ‘n dekade by “The Cape Town Fismarket se “sushibar” in Port Elizabeth. Al wat ‘n Afrikaner is, weet al hoe proe Sushi, behalwe Hendrina. Terwyl ek vir die ander wag, sit ek Read more

Joint property ownership requires a proper contract

Categories: Property Poser
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While they were in the process of splitting up, our reader’s partner offered to buy her a house and to pay the bond on her behalf. She would like to know from our panel of experts whether the property could Read more

Deviation from plans bother neighbour

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When renovations to her neighbour’s property neared completion some two years ago, our reader noticed that the neighbour was deviating slightly from the approved plans. This included a swimming pool that was placed too close to the boundary. There were Read more

Goue lokkies en die storkpartie

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“Laat ek jou eers vertel van die storkpartie”, Goue Lokkies en ek sit op ‘n dag en tande tel in my kantoor: ”My tannie Baba het my ma laat weet ek moet haar skoondogter se ooivaarstee reël. Waarom weet ek Read more