India makes breakthrough drug patent ruling against Novartis

India's Supreme Court has rejected a patent bid by Novartis in a ruling that will protect access to generics and save lives in developing countries.

‘Hitler’ clothing store stirs anger in India

The owner of an Indian clothing store has said that he would only change its name from "Hitler" if he was compensated for re-branding costs.

India’s economic growth slows to lowest levels in two years

India's economic growth has slumped to a two-year low of 6.9% as it was hit by a string of rate hikes and the stumbling global economy.

India surprises with rise in June industrial output

India's industrial output grew 8.8% in June from a year earlier, displaying unexpected resilience in the face of a string of interest rate hikes.

‘Shame Games’ mar India’s reputation

The shambolic run-up to the Commonwealth Games has dashed India's hopes of showcasing itself as a dynamic emerging superpower.

India meeting on BlackBerry ends without decision

Talks in India to discuss possible suspension of BlackBerry services over national security concerns ended "inconclusively", an official said.

Indian telecoms tycoon spooks investors with Africa move

Indian telecoms tycoon Sunil Bharti Mittal may be known for his Midas touch, but investors are questioning his bid to gain a foothold in Africa.

Bharti hopes to be third time lucky with Zain bid

Indian telecom tycoon Sunil Bharti Mittal is hoping to make it third time lucky as he seeks to gain a presence in Africa.

Press Releases

Rahima Moosa Hospital nursing college introduces no-touch facial recognition access system

The new system allows the hospital to enrol people’s faces immediately, using artificial intelligence, and integrates easily with existing access control infrastructure, including card readers and biometrics

Everyone’s talking about it. Even Kentucky

Earlier this year South African fried chicken fast-food chain, Chicken Licken®, launched a campaign for their wallet-friendly EasyBucks® meals, based on the idea of ‘Everyone’s talking about it.’

New energy mix on the cards

REI4P already has and will continue to yield thousands of employment opportunities

The online value of executive education in a Covid-19 world

Executive education courses further develop the skills of leaders in the workplace

Sisa Ntshona urges everyone to stay home, and consider travelling later

Sisa Ntshona has urged everyone to limit their movements in line with government’s request

SAB Zenzele’s special AGM postponed until further notice

An arrangement has been announced for shareholders and retailers to receive a 77.5% cash payout

20th Edition of the National Teaching Awards

Teachers are seldom recognised but they are indispensable to the country's education system

Awards affirm the vital work that teachers do

Government is committed to empowering South Africa’s teachers with skills, knowledge and techniques for a changing world