Eskom R43m New Age deal stirs controversy

2014-10-24 09:20

Eskom interim CEO Collin Matjila has raised eyebrows over a R43m contract to sponsor The New Age's breakfast briefings, according to a report.

Zille to appeal ombud ruling

2013-07-18 22:01

Western Cape Premier Helen Zille will appeal against a ruling not finding any "substantial fault" with an article The New Age published on employment equity in the province.

Prasa splashes out R3m on New Age

2013-05-29 13:14

While commuters will be paying more for their fares, the Passenger Rail Agency of SA has forked out over R3m on a subscription deal with The New Age newspaper.

Air base used with permission - Guptas

2013-04-30 11:25

The authorities gave permission for guests at a Gupta family wedding to land their private jets at Waterkloof Air Force Base in Pretoria, the family says.

New Age editor: Breakfasts costly

2013-02-05 12:09

New Age editor Moegsien Williams has detailed in an interview where the sponsorship money for the paper's controversial business briefings goes.

Zille must apologise, demands ANC

2013-01-23 11:53

The ANC and its Women's League have demanded an apology from DA leader Helen Zille, accusing her of lying about not knowing that Telkom sponsored a The New Age breakfast briefing she attended.

Ombudsman clears New Age on most charges

2012-11-12 22:06

The New Age newspaper has been mostly cleared with regard to its reports claiming that state money paid for a trip by expelled ANCYL president Julius Malema to London for the Olympic Games.

Cops who stopped Gupta discharged

2012-03-06 14:39

Two policemen who stopped and tried to search newspaper publisher Atul Gupta's vehicle in 2010 have been discharged for breaching police discipline rules.

Zuma: New Age a breath of fresh air

2011-01-09 00:39

The New Age newspaper will be a breath of fresh air with balanced reporting, President Jacob Zuma has said at a gala dinner.

New Age all for self-regulated media

2010-12-06 12:15

The New Age newspaper’s editor has gone out of his way to point out that the publication is not pro-ANC, even saying that it does not support the media tribunal or information bill.

The New Age 'all systems go'

2010-12-05 11:05

The newly-appointed editor of The New Age says it's all systems go for the paper's launch in 24 hours.

New Age reminiscent of folded papers

2010-10-20 14:22

The long-awaited print launch of The New Age has not taken place as expected, drawing comparison to other failed publications such as Nova.

The New Age rocked by top resignations

2010-10-19 22:36

UPDATED: The editor-in-chief and four senior journalists have quit a day before the launch of The New Age newspaper, which is funded by a group close to the ANC.

Senior staff at The New Age resign

2010-10-19 19:49

Five senior staff members of The New Age newspaper editorial team, including editor Vuyo Mvoko, have resigned.

Govt ads dominate New Age

2010-09-23 14:56

The taxpayer appears to have contributed to the first edition of the New Age newspaper, which is peppered with government advertising.

New daily unveiled next week

2010-07-15 22:37

A daily newspaper to be launched at a time of widespread strife in the publishing industry, goes public next week.


Madonsela responds to 'inexplicable' attack

2013-11-15 12:34

Public Protector Thuli Madonsela has taken to social media to defend herself against what she described as an "unprovoked, unwarranted and inexplicable attack" on her in a newspaper.


Malema slams media

2013-07-11 15:55

During the launch of his political organisation, the Economic Freedom Fighters, Julius Malema slammed media outlets. Watch.

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Ombudsman dismisses part of Zille complaint

2013-05-04 16:05

The Press Ombudsman has dismissed a complaint by DA leader Helen Zille relating to a story and excerpt by The New Age about Zille's withdrawal from a business briefing.

New Age hits back at City Press report

2013-02-11 08:35

The New Age CEO Nazeem Howa has hit back at a weekend newspaper report that the state-owned Telkom was its top advertiser.

ANC trying to deflect attention - Zille

2013-01-23 14:48

The ANC is trying to deflect attention away from the fact that millions have been siphoned out of state-owned enterprises for a series of business breakfasts, DA leader Helen Zille says.

Zille pulls out of New Age event

2013-01-21 15:56

DA leader Helen Zille has pulled out of a New Age Business Breakfast following reports that the event was funded with public money.

The New Age reacts to Malema criticism

2012-03-26 07:42

The New Age newspaper says accusations by Julius Malema that it is taking sides in the "factional politics of the ANC" are not surprising, as he has "a history of fighting the media".

New Age editor quits

2011-05-31 19:43

New Age editor Henry Jeffreys has resigned, the newspaper says.

Protector: New Age story regrettable

2011-01-07 22:06

The Public Protector and the New Age newspaper are at loggerheads over a report relating to the controversial R500m lease for new police headquarters in Pretoria.

New Age: We’re no ANC mouthpiece

2010-12-06 09:49

The New Age newspaper has made its long-awaited debut, saying it “generally supports the government of the day”.

New Age advertises top posts

2010-10-20 17:06

The New Age has already advertised five key posts after resignations which coincided with the paper's long-awaited, now delayed, launch.

New Age fails to launch

2010-10-20 12:22

The New Age newspaper has failed to launch after five top staff including the editor resigned hours before it was due to hit the streets.

The New Age rocked by top resignations

2010-10-19 22:34

The editor-in-chief and four senior journalists have quit a day before the launch of The New Age newspaper, which is funded by a group that has close links to the ANC.

New Age publisher arrested

2010-09-27 10:05

Businessman Atul Gupta, the publisher of the new ANC-linked newspaper The New Age, has been arrested, says a police official.

New Age launches website

2010-09-02 18:07

New publication The New Age's online portal is up and running in what it described as a soft launch to test systems.

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