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Beware the avalanche Part III

Special Assignment

This week’s Special Assignment brings you a third episode in our ongoing investigation into ivory poaching in Northern Mozambique and its spread to South Africa. We focus on the links between ivory, rhino poaching and canned lion hunting and reveal the impact of a trade steeped in violence and greed. Today the value of ivory …

e.tv Prime Time gets a revamp

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Get ready for an all new e.tv schedule, some exciting changes are in store for e.tv prime time from 2 March. Viewers are in for a treat, the channel will serve up a host of locally inspired and scintillating shows to diversify the prime time line up. It is a feast of some of the …

OSCAR PISTORIUS: THE VERDICT

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As the curtain falls on the trial that has been dubbed the trial of the century, it is the end of one tragic chapter in South Africa’s golden boy and sporting hero Oscar Pistorius’ life. Equally, it is the end of a very sad period in the lives of former model Reeva Steenkamp’s family which …

POACHED EARTH

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At the Mining Indaba held in Cape Town in February this year, the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) waved the green flag for business, re-iterating its commitment to enabling global investment in the Congo’s lucrative mining sector. This occurred against the backdrop of rising volatility in South Africa’s mining sector, our enlarged economic footprint in …

FROM THE BRINK OF DEATH

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FROM THE BRINK OF DEATH A HEALTH-E NEWS SERVICE PRODUCTION Thousands of South Africans are diagnosed with life-threatening illnesses every year. Most of them will experience severe pain and won’t have access to cheap and effective pain medication. For those who die, many will do so without the basic human right of dying with dignity …

The Frontline of Fear

They lived vastly different lives: he, the internationally celebrated artist, she the marginalised sex worker. He consorted with the cultural elite, she with pimps and drug dealers. He basked in the limelight; she skulked in the shadows. Normally, they would never have met. Yet through an act of unspeakable violence their contrasting worlds have collided. …

SAUK minag Afrikaanse TV-kykers

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SAUK minag Afrikaanse TV-kykers Die VF Plus gaan vrae in die parlement en in die portefeuljekomitee vra oor die swak programbeplanning by die SAUK wat tot die verwarrende rondskuif van programme en die opskorting van die Afrikaanse nuus gelei het. Dit sal ook vrae behels oor die advertensieskade wat die korporasie gelei het deur hierdie …

SABC – Dumping of Afrikaans programming not true

SABC – Dumping of Afrikaans programming not true Johannesburg, 26 June 2014-The South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) would like to express its misgivings on the article published today on TV with Thinus, an online publication, which claims to do news and analysis on South African Television. The Cape Town based self-proclaimed TV critic, Mr. Thinus …