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SA Express passengers grounded for 24 hours

SA Express passengers do not know if they will be able to fly to their destinations after the airline grounded all flights yesterday

‘Tiso Blackstar is just the beginning’

With half of all journalism jobs gone in South Africa, one union is trying to halt the decline

The Republic of Commissions could need just one more inquiry

This destruction of our state entities, as we know, was aided and abetted by the private sector parties that are meant to act as watchdogs

Uncaptured: The money problem and the journalists who have ‘stopped looking’

Part IV: Journalists helped pull SA back from a precipice by exposing the depth of state capture. But they are staring into an abyss of their own

Battle of ideas in the newsroom

Journalist Sibonelo Radebe’s death has robbed the industry of the kind of thinker it sorely needs

Nene asks to be relieved of his duties — report

The Business Day newspaper is reporting that the finance minister has approached the Presidency to be relieved of his duties

Mining investment scheme bites PIC in report

Auditor General Kimi Makwetu gave the PIC an unqualified audit with findings. The finding is related to the Bophelo investment impairment

SA editors launch defamation claim against Bell Pottinger over ‘WMC’ campaign

The campaign, which was found to be racially divisive, was aimed at manipulating public opinion using social media

Survé claims against M&G skewed

Iqbal Survé's claim that the Mail & Guardian is out to get him because he wouldn't sell it some of his newly acquired newspapers is just plain wrong.

Government fund buys 25% stake in Independent News

The Government Employees' Pension Fund is to acquire a 25% stake, worth about R500-million, in Independent News and Media SA, reports Business Day.

Pearson holds sway over BDFM editors

Pearson Overseas Holdings has retained the majority say over the hiring and firing of editors at key financial publications

News anchors: When words that slip out are a slip up

In the fortnight of "The Spear" madness, did anyone spare a thought for the long-suffering news anchors who had the prickly task of telling the story?

‘Govt isn’t trying to block Walmart-Massmart deal’

Government is trying to toughen conditions rather than overturn the Competition Tribunal's decision on the Walmart-Massmart deal, media reports say.

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