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Competitors take on the post office

Blamed by many South Africans for offering a shoddy service, the embattled institution faces financial strain and serious competition

TV White Spaces trial launch involves W Cape schools

Google, the Wireless Access Providers’ Association and partners have launched a Television White Spaces trial involving 10 schools in Cape Town.

Final digital terrestrial tv regulations are here

The final regulations on digital terrestrial television migration will be published on Friday.

Icasa looks into complaints over alleged SABC failures

Icasa intends taking the SABC to its complaints and compliance committee as the broadcaster is not meeting its licence conditions.

Icasa fails consumers, report says

Namibia has been held up as an example of how a regulator can stop cellphone giants from making a killing and ripping off customers.

How Icasa has failed us

Icasa's rejection of TopTV's "adult" channels shows that the regulator has overstepped the mark in terms how much it should be able to interfere.

Icasa explains why it vetoed TopTV’s porn channel

Icasa says women's right to human dignity trumped TopTV's right to freedom of expression in debating their appeal to launch a pornography channel.

Court leaves Icasa to rule on TopTV’s porn channels

TopTV may not broadcast pornography channels without the permission of Icasa, the South Gauteng High Court has ruled.

Launch of TopTV’s porn channels threatened

The South Gauteng High Court will only decide next week whether TopTV can launch three new pornography channels on January 20.

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Judge trashes entire lockdown regime as constitutionally flawed

The high court ruling will delight gatvol South Africans but is unlikely to stand the test of time

The backlogs, denials and future of testing Covid-19

The National Health Laboratory Services finally admitted to a bottleneck last week, after denying there were any issues since April. According to the service, the backlog of 80 000 tests started in the first week of May

High court strikes down ‘paternalistic’ lockdown regulations

The order of unconstitutionality has been suspended for two weeks

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