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Primetime: The script needs change

South African soapies, as representations of its audience’s desires, fail to take their stories seriously

SABC’s censorship of news recalls the days of apartheid

Controlling what TV viewers may see is not in the best interests of the South African public nor the rest of Southern Africa, argues Bheki Makhubu.

Men can’t manage polygamy

Having one household is not a cultural or moral issue – it is just good business sense

Entertainment News: ‘Generations’ star recovering after car crash

From Rapulana Seiphemo being hospitalised after a car crash to Ifani and Cassper Nyovest doing some good, we round up the news that had us talking.

Final act: Axed Generations stars go to court

Fourteen of the 16 Generations actors fired from the local soapie last year have made a final court bid to take the new series off air.

2014: M&G’s seven trending topics in SA

Which news trends were most popular on social media for this year? The M&G rounds them up.

The soaps, celebs and scandals that kept us enthralled in 2014

From body politics to black bodies in chains, from Beyoncé to Banting, these are the stories that sent the internet into overdrive this past year.

‘Generations’ gets a facelift with new cast, storyline

Including a few familiar faces, "Generations" will be back on air, with a rewritten storyline that goes back to the show's roots, says Mfundi Vundla.

Soapie actors can strike all they want, we have Parliament

Not only is the National Assembly providing entertainment at the moment, it's giving SA a taste of how healthy its democracy is, writes Khaya Dlanga.

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