Blade Nzimande pumps R2m into New Age

2015-04-16 20:08

In the latest revelation on advertising spend into The New Age, the higher education and training department says it has spent over R2m on adverts in the newspaper.

Rights violation charge laid against Zulu king

2015-04-15 22:21

Zulu King Goodwill Zwelithini faces another charge of hate speech and violating human rights - this time by the Western Cape organiser of the SA National Defence Union.

SABC apologises to EFF spokesperson

2015-04-15 16:29

The SABC has apologised to EFF spokesperson Mbuyeseni Ndlozi for the "unprofessional" treatment he received from host Eben Jansen during a question and answer session a week ago.

South Korea lifts travel ban on Japanese journalists

2015-04-14 08:58

South Korea has lifted a travel ban on a Japanese journalist on trial for a charge of defaming South Korean President Park Geun-hye, a prosecution official say, removing what has been an irritant in bilateral relations.

BCCSA receives complaint over SABC's Jansen

2015-04-13 17:30

The BCCSA has received a complaint regarding the behaviour of SABC presenter Eben Jansen during an interview with an EFF spokesperson.

Naspers bursts through R2 000-mark

2015-04-13 10:54

The share price of media and internet company Naspers has surged through the R2000-mark in trade on Monday morning on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange.

Malaysia toughens sedition law to include online media ban

2015-04-10 10:04

Malaysia has strengthened its controversial sedition law, imposing a minimum jail term of three years and allowing the government to block online media deemed to be seditious, lawmakers say.

French TV channel gets hacked by ISIS

2015-04-09 08:23

French television network TV5Monde says it has been hacked by individuals claiming to belong to ISIS, bringing television broadcasts to a halt and taking over its websites and Facebook page.

State departments pour millions into New Age

2015-04-07 15:54

The Department of Trade and Industry has plugged nearly R2m worth of advertising into The New Age newspaper in the last three financial years.

Heunis successor at SABC announced

2015-04-01 20:45

The general executive of commercial enterprises Anton Heunis is stepping down after 35 years with the public broadcaster.


Obama, Kanye, pope make Time 100 most influential

2015-04-16 16:45

US President Barack Obama, rapper Kanye West, reality star Kim Kardashian and French far-right leader Marine Le Pen are among those named 100 most influential people by Time magazine this year.


Recently retired as a director at New Media Publishing which she co-founded, Irna van Zyl joined us in studio to look back at her astounding 30-year career in the media.

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Bigger picture on Naspers, Tencent moves

2015-04-14 16:07

Analysts place the performance of the Naspers share price in the broader context of its exposure to the rand and Chinese internet giant Tencent.

Tencent has biggest drop in almost a year

2015-04-14 08:19

Tencent Holdings has slumped for the first time in 10 days after billionaire chair Ma Huateng cut his stake in the Chinese internet giant.

How Naspers made millionaires

2015-04-13 15:05

An investment of R10 000 in Naspers shares in 2001 would have been worth R1.67m today, says Mof Terreblanche, a director of Stonehage Investment Partners.

SABC's Eben Jansen pulled off air after losing his cool

2015-04-10 19:44

The SABC has taken presenter Eben Jansen off the air after he lost his cool during a question and answer session with the EFF's spokesperson.

More govt departments unveil New Age ad spend

2015-04-09 08:27

Four government departments say they have spent about R4.85m on the breakfast briefings of newspaper The New Age.

Memorable Mac Maharaj quotes

2015-04-07 16:27

Presidential spokesperson Mac Maharaj, who turns 80 this month, has announced his retirement.

Fraternity pursuing legal action against Rolling Stone

2015-04-06 21:15

The fraternity at the centre of a now-discredited Rolling Stone rape article says the story was defamatory and reckless and they are pursuing legal action against the magazine.

Maimane chuckles at Presidency's April Fools'

2015-04-01 18:17

The Presidency is free to make April Fools' jokes, but should be serious every other day of the year, says DA’s parliamentary leader Mmusi Maimane.

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