From Cairo (and jail) to a master’s at Wits

Students in South Africa should never give up hope because anything is possible if they keep on pursuing their dreams

Somalia’s enduring Bollywood love affair

Actor Amitabh Bachchan may not know it, but he has been a superstar in Mogadishu for years

Bollywood film ‘Padmavati’ faces protests from Karni Sena

The period drama has enraged the Rajput group who want the film to be banned for allegedly "disrespecting the sentiments of the community".

[Archives] What the Gupta guards saw: VIPs and bags of cash

They used to provide muscle for the family. Now they've opened up about trips to Zuma's guesthouse, visiting dignitaries and bags of cash.

SA author inks movie deal for ‘The Delhi Deception’

Elana Sabharwal's at first self-published tale of betrayal and deception "The Delhi Deception" is being turned into a film.

Spit twit nips TB shame in the bud

India has dispatched an unlikely hero to promote tuberculosis awareness and battle its stigma.

Dark is beautiful movement takes on unfair India

Indian actress Nandita Das is fighting to overturn the all-pervasive 'you need to be fair' message in India.

How I learnt to love Bollywood

Novelist Amit Chaudhuri discovered the classics when popular Hindi film was in the doldrums.

10 classics of Indian cinema, decade by decade

To celebrate the Indian film industry’s centenary year, here are 10 essential movies - from a silent film about Buddha to a violent gangster epic.

Bollywood pays homage to ‘King of Romance’ Yash Chopra

Bollywood stars turned out in strength for a final homage to movie mogul Yash Chopra at the premiere of his last movie.

Bollywood legend ill again

Bollywood icon Amitabh Bachchan said he was likely to undergo a scan after suffering from "excruciating pain" over the past few days.

Bollywood’s ‘most violent film ever’ cut by Indian censors

Horror film <i>Ghost</i>, which shows an evil spirit in female form being crucified, has been toned down to avoid offending country's Christians.

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Request for expression of interest on analysis of quality and outcome indicators for regional and district hospitals in Lesotho

Introduction The Ministry of Health of Lesotho with the support of the World Bank funded Nutrition and Health Systems Strengthening...

MiX Telematics enhances in-vehicle video camera solution

The company has launched the gold MiX Vision Bureau Service, which includes driver-coaching tools to ensure risky driver behaviour can be addressed proactively and efficiently.

Boosting safety for cargo and drivers

The use of a telematics system for fleet vehicles has proved to be an important tool in helping to drive down costs and improve efficiency, says MiX Telematics Africa.

Silencing the guns and firearms amnesty

Silencing the guns and firearms amnesty

Gender-based violence is an affront to our humanity

Gender-based violence is an affront to our humanity

UK-Africa investment summit 2020: Think Africa Invest SA

UK-Africa investment summit 2020: Think Africa Invest SA

MTN unveils TikTok bundles

Customised MTN TikTok data bundles are available to all prepaid customers on *136*2#.

The changing role of marketing

Marketing is an exciting discipline, offering the perfect fit for individuals who are equally interested in business, human dynamics and strategic thinking. But the...