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The Pistorius trial will be televised

A high court has ruled that Oscar Pistorius's trial for the murder of his girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp, can be recorded with restrictions.

Pistorius trial: Court to rule on media houses application

A court is set to rule on an application by news channel eNCA, MultiChoice and Eyewitness News to film the trial of track star Oscar Pistorius.

NPA denies leaking Pistorius trial documents

The National Prosecuting Authority says its unaware of how leaked documents on Oscar Pistorius's trial have landed in the hands of media houses.

NPA: Opposing Pistorius trial broadcast pointless

The NPA says spending money on opposing a court application for live broadcasts of Oscar Pistorius's murder trial is futile.

Broadcast Pistorius trial, say media

News channels eNCA, MultiChoice and EWN are set to ask a court for permission to broadcast Oscar Pistorius's trial for the death of Reeva Steenkamp.

‘No regrets’ as newsreader fired for salty screed

Mark Esterhuysen, fired by Eyewitness News for reading out on air an expletive-laced diatribe instead of the 1am news, says he has no regrets.

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The inevitable rise in Covid-19 cases and deaths: What the numbers mean

About 20 people in South Africa die each day from the coronavirus, and this number may peak at 300, while positive cases may reach 8 000 a day, according to some projections

Lockdown set to move to level three countrywide from June 1

President Cyril Ramaphosa notes that the behaviour of citizens during level 3 will determine the fate of the nation

Watch it again: Ramaphosa on risk-adjusted Covid-19 strategy

President Cyril Ramaphosa is set to address his fellow South Africans on developments in the risk-adjusted strategy to manage the spread of the coronavirus

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Coexisting with Covid-19: Saving lives and the economy in India

A staggered exit from the lockdown accompanied by stepped-up testing to cover every district is necessary for India right now

What Africa can learn from Cuba in combating the Covid-19 pandemic

Africa should abandon the neoliberal path to be able to deal with Covid-19 and other health system challenges likely to emerge in future

Road to recovery for the tourism sector: The South African perspective

The best-case scenario is that South Africa's tourism sector’s recovery will only begin in earnest towards the end of this year

Covid-19: Eased lockdown and rule of law Webinar

If you are arrested and fined in lockdown, you do get a criminal record if you pay the admission of guilt fine

Covid-19 and Frontline Workers

Who is caring for the healthcare workers? 'Working together is how we are going to get through this. It’s not just a marathon, it’s a relay'.

PPS webinar Part 2: Small business, big risk

The risks that businesses face and how they can be dealt with are something all business owners should be well acquainted with

Call for applications for the position of GCRO executive director

The Gauteng City-Region Observatory is seeking to appoint a high-calibre researcher and manager to be the executive director and to lead it

DriveRisk stays safe with high-tech thermal camera solution

Itec Evolve installed the screening device within a few days to help the driver behaviour company become compliant with health and safety regulations