Emmy Awards

Thuso Mbedu: A kaleidoscope of dreams

Thuso Mbedu has been nominated for an Emmy, which is testament to her swift ascent as an actress in just four years

Black British actors and writers call for diversity

Theatre and film input for black Britons remains low, say people in the industry, because those in charge are too conservative in their thinking.

LNN, Trevor Noah to boost SA comedy globally

From the satirical news show being nominated for an Emmy to Trevor Noah joining The Daily Show, SA comedy has more reason to celebrate.

Breaking Bad, Modern Family win big at Emmys

The 66th annual Emmy awards were a mixed bag, with some big names winning top honours and other favourites going home empty-handed.
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M&G Hangout: Loyiso Gola – ‘we try be as funny as possible’

Loyiso Gola, the face of Late Night News, talks to us about satire and being nominated for an international Emmy award.

‘Late Nite News with Loyiso Gola’ nominated for an Emmy

Spanning 19 countries, nominees for the 41st International Emmy awards have been announced and include two shows from SA: "Masterchef SA" and "LNN".

Emmys: Tina Fey, Amy Poehler and Merritt Wever’s ‘best speech ever’

From actors Amy Poehler and Tina Fey who owned the show to the Merritt Wever's "best speech ever", here's a round-up of the weekend's Emmy Awards.

Emmy Awards: Gritty may prevail over glossy TV

"Breaking Bad" is the show to beat for the top honour - best drama series - at this weekend's Emmys, which could make it a great year for gritty TV.

Emmy-nominated stars share their favourite shows

Long before Kevin Costner, Bryan Cranston, Christina Hendricks and Nicole Kidman were Emmy nominees, they were kids who loved watching TV.

Betty White, The Pacific win Emmys

<i>Golden Girls</i> actress Betty White won the fifth Emmy of her career on Saturday for hosting an episode of <i>Saturday Night Live</i>.

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Public transport inequality

The Competition Commission’s market inquiry reveals that South Africa’s public transport system remains skewed by class, advantaging middle- and high-income earners

Court date finally set for death in detention Haffejee inquest

Another apartheid-era death will be investigated after NPA pressured to finally act

State capture commission granted a 13-month extension

Judge Wendy Hughes says this is the final extension because finality is "owed to the nation"

Press Releases

South Africa’s education system is broken and unequal, and must be fixed without further delay

The Amnesty International report found that the South African government continues to miss its own education upgrading targets

Business travel industry generates billions

Meetings Africa is ready to take advantage of this lucrative opportunity

Conferences connect people to ideas

The World Expo and Meetings Africa are all about stimulating innovation – and income

SAB Zenzele Kabili B-BBEE share scheme

New scheme to be launched following the biggest B-BBEE FMCG payout in South Africa’s history

TFSAs are the gymnasts of the retirement savings world

The idea is to get South Africans to save, but it's best to do your research first to find out if a TFSA is really suited to your needs

Achieving the litmus test of social relevance

The HSS Awards honours scholarly works based on their social relevance and contribution to the humanities and social sciences

Making sense of tax-free savings and investment

Have you made the most of your tax-free investment contributions?

Response to the report of the independent assessors

VUT welcomes the publishing of the report of the independent assessors to investigate concerns of poor governance, leadership, management, corruption and fraud at the university.