General

articles

Health

interviews and articles

Politics

articles

Sports

interviews and articles

Travel

articles

Home » Archive

The Archives

Stretching a career in politics
Wednesday, 22 Oct, 2008 – 8:00 | No Comment
Stretching a career in politics

Politican, former leader of the opposition, and author Tony Leon tells DAVID GEMMELL how he is handling changes in and out of parliament.

Sometimes too honest…
Saturday, 18 Oct, 2008 – 8:00 | No Comment
Sometimes too honest…

Larger than life World Cup hero Kobus Wiese reflects on one-eyed selectors, the taming of James Small, a brief fling with the big screen, gold in those coffee machines, the people skills of Kitch Christie, …

Happy childhood breeds success
Wednesday, 15 Oct, 2008 – 8:00 | No Comment

Thaba Mufamadi is executive chairman of Lehotsa Holdings and a member of the African National Congress national executive. He tells DAVID GEMMELL how he stays fit for his various roles.

The one Hansie left out
Saturday, 11 Oct, 2008 – 8:00 | No Comment
The one Hansie left out

Vinnige Fanie de Villiers looks back on the Hansie years, lessons learnt from West Indian quickie Sylvester Clarke, throwing javelins, successfully adapting, with his father’s help, to a little town called Todmorden on the border …

On top of her game, on and off the airwaves
Wednesday, 8 Oct, 2008 – 8:00 | No Comment

Redi Direko, 702 talk show host and e.tv news channel anchor, tells DAVID GEMMELL about life on and off the airwaves and the small screen.

How to stay fit in an ageing body
Wednesday, 8 Oct, 2008 – 8:00 | No Comment
How to stay fit in an ageing body

If you want to be happy for the rest of your life, get busy and stay busy as you grow older, writes DAVID GEMMELL.

For the love of the game
Saturday, 4 Oct, 2008 – 8:00 | No Comment
For the love of the game

During an illustrious career Gordon Forbes held 10 South African Open titles and claimed the scalps of five Wimbledon champions. He also had a lot of laughs.

Getting a kick out of the game
Saturday, 27 Sep, 2008 – 8:00 | No Comment
Getting a kick out of the game

SA rugby icon Naas Botha talks about being a Cowboy, playing at Loftus, the infamous Springbok tour of New Zealand, clandestine talks with Doc Craven, a possible call-up for the 1995 World Cup —and being …

Life of Brian, world champ
Saturday, 20 Sep, 2008 – 8:00 | No Comment
Life of Brian, world champ

Brian Mitchell —SA’s Fighter of the Century, five times SA Boxer of the
Year and six times State President’s Sportsman of the Year —honed
his skills and his will to win at all costs on the mean …

Maponyane, goal machine
Saturday, 13 Sep, 2008 – 8:00 | No Comment
Maponyane, goal machine

Former Kaizer Chiefs, Pirates and Bafana Bafana striker Marks Maponyane talks about the ongoing decline in SA football, being the proud father of St John’s College’s head boy, his work as a TV commentator and …

Dancing queen in and out the office
Wednesday, 10 Sep, 2008 – 8:00 | 2 Comments

Basetsana Kumalo is CEO and executive chairperson of Uzalile Investments and president of the Business Woman ’s Association. She tells DAVID GEMMELL how she keeps in trim for all her different roles.