Independent Newspapers

Journalists wearing ANC colours not his jurisdiction, says press ombudsman

Johan Retief will not investigate a DA complaint over Independent Newspapers journalists wearing ANC attire at the party's birthday celebrations.

Zille questions Surve on media ‘standards’

In an open letter to Iqbal Survé, DA leader Helen Zille questions Independent Newspapers' credibility and integrity.

Independent rejects du Preez’s reasons for quitting

Independent Newspapers rejected Max du Preez's reasons for quitting as a columnist, after he penned an open resignation letter to its editors.

Max du Preez: I can no longer be associated with the Independent group

I feel tainted by my association with the Independent Media group. It is time to depart once again. I will betray my own past if I don't.

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.

Business Report’s Pressly to appeal dismissal

Business Report senior journalist Donwald Pressly will appeal his dismissal by Independent Newspapers for seeking political office with the DA.
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Pimples: Iqbal Survé is the way

Iqbal Survé, saviour of journalism and the man who wants to change the world (one editor at a time), is the greatest human being ever. Here's why.

Why did Chris Whitfield jump ship?

Senior editor Chris Whitfield's exit has been blamed on editorial interference by new Independent Newspapers masters under Iqbal Survé.

Cape Times: Sanef demands answers over Dasnois firing

Sanef says there could be a link between the firing of a Cape Times editor and a report on Thuli Madonsela's findings about Tina Joemat-Pettersson.

Cape Times: Abarder hired as editor after Dasnois fired

Following the removal of Alide Dasnois as editor of the Cape Times, Gasant Abarder has returned to Independent Newspapers to head the publication.

Independent appoints Karima Brown as executive editor

Seasoned journalist Karima Brown has been appointed group executive editor of Independent Newspapers, confirmed chief executive Tony Howard.

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Tshwane water woes in court again

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Life in lockdown: Behind closed doors keeping out the coronavirus

South African students in China are staying behind closed doors due to the coronavirus outbreak

Apartheid criminals still at large

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Press Releases

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.

NWU student receives international award

Carol-Mari Schulz received the Bachelor of Health Sciences in Occupational Hygiene Top Achiever Award.

Academic programme resumes at all campuses

Lectures, practicals, seminars and tutorials will all resume today as per specific academic timetables.

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Barloworld Mbewu enables beneficiaries to move away from dependence on grant funding

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Social entrepreneurship means business

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Looking inwards

Businesses are finding tangible ways to give back – but only because consumers demand it