Cape Times

‘Gastarbeiter, demonise the witch!’ cried the Doc

"We just keep demonising her. Look how well it worked for JZ in his rape trial - that woman’s never been seen again. Demonise! Demonise!"

Helen Zille has assaulted press freedom

The DA leader's boycott of the Cape Times is an abuse of her power and should not be tolerated.

Sanef, ANC hit out at Zille’s call to cancel Cape Times subscription

The DA says it wants to cancel Western Cape’s subscriptions because the reporting is poor, but others see this move as an attack on press freedom.

Cape Times editor charged with ‘unacceptable behaviour’

A decision to alter a news photograph to remove the logo of a Cape Times advertiser allegedly led to the blowout.

Independent Newspapers dismisses former Cape Times editor

After being fired as Cape Times editor, Alide Dasnois has now been dismissed from Independent Newspapers, says the Open Democracy Advice Centre.

Dasnois axing resurrects Rasool ‘brown envelope scandal’

Personalities linked to the media bribery scandal involving Ebrahim Rasool have resurfaced in a campaign to support Iqbal Survé.

Cape Times row elicits Dasnois response

Former editor of the Cape Times Alide Dasnois has spoken out following a public spat between the ANC's Trevor Manuel and Songezo Mjongile.

Transformation movement gate-crashes R2K Dasnois protest

A transformation group interrupted an R2K protest against the axing of Cape Times editor Alide Dasnois, calling for an end to racism in media houses.

Falling circulation a sign of the Times, so why did Survé single out Dasnois?

The Cape Times's falling circulation is said to have prompted the sacking of editor Alide Dasnois, but her replacement has a far worse record.

No journalist should fear writing about Sekunjalo, says Survé

Independent head Iqbal Survé has assured staff of their journalistic freedom, despite rumours that he axed Alide Dasnois over an editorial decision.

Former Cape Times editor Dasnois considering legal action

Former Cape Times editor Alide Dasnois says she may take legal action following her dismissal from the newspaper.

Independent staff demand answers from Survé over Dasnois axing

Employees of the Independent newspaper group have voiced their anger over the dismissal of Cape Times editor Alide Dasnois.

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South Africans unsure of what to expect in 2020

Almost half (49%) of South Africans, 15 years and older, agree or strongly agree that they view 2020 with optimism.

KZN teacher educators jet off to Columbia University

A group of academics were selected as participants of the programme focused on PhD completion, mobility, supervision capacity development and the generation of high-impact research.

New-style star accretion bursts dazzle astronomers

Associate Professor James O Chibueze and Dr SP van den Heever are part of an international team of astronomers studying the G358-MM1 high-mass protostar.

2020 risk outlook: Use GRC to build resilience

GRC activities can be used profitably to develop an integrated risk picture and response, says ContinuitySA.

MTN voted best mobile network

An independent report found MTN to be the best mobile network in SA in the fourth quarter of 2019.

Is your tertiary institution is accredited?

Rosebank College is an educational brand of The Independent Institute of Education, which is registered with the Department of Higher Education and Training.

Is your tertiary institution accredited?

Rosebank College is an educational brand of The Independent Institute of Education, which is registered with the Department of Higher Education and Training.

VUT chancellor, Dr Xolani Mkhwanazi, dies

The university conferred the degree of Doctor of Science Honoris Causa on Dr Xolani Mkhwanazi for his outstanding leadership contributions to maths and science education development.