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The government needs to put human rights at the heart of education policy

Education in South Africa is dismally unequal, and Covid-19 has exacerbated the crisis. Investment in infrastructure is crucial

Meet Katoto, Museveni’s big fan

The TV cartoon character — think Homer Simpson meets Robin Hood — with added propaganda

Axing Days of Our Lives may not decolonise our TVs

A bittersweet moment for many as we celebrate the creation of space for locally produced content, while also mourning the loss of a nostalgic links.

Multichoice fined R40 000 for negligence

Broadcaster Multichoice has received two fines for running inappropriate promos on DSTV.

Battle of the box divides Namec

The small electronics industry body is accusing two of its heads of being 'empowerment raiders'.

Cabinet turf war causes TV delay

The ANC is losing patience with the turf war that has erupted over digital migration from the old analogue signal when watching television in SA.

Samsung to open television manufacturing plant in Durban

Samsung Electronics is to open a TV manufacturing plant in the Dube Trade Port near Durban, investing $20-million over the next four years.

Something on the side: TVs and gadgets

Sean Bacher rounds up this month's most desirable gadgets, including the smart TV by Hisense and a golfing must-have from Garmin.

Think outside the boring TV box

Great non-American TV shows and the advent of streaming services mean there is no reason to stick to what you know.

Dexter’s deteriorating dynamics

Laurence Caromba takes us through the final season of the American television drama series, "Dexter".

Sure beats a stock home invasion

Kidnappers hold a ?family to ransom ?in a tense and ?complex drama.

The 1980s want their cops back

King & Maxwell is so ?old-fashioned it proves how the rest of the genre has progressed.

Cory Monteith co-stars pay tribute after ‘Glee’ actor’s death

Fans and co-stars have honoured "Glee" actor Cory Monteith, who was found dead at a hotel in Vancouver.

Aliens are trolling the history books

"Ancient Aliens" is a stupid and unconvincing show, but it’s also strangely riveting.

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Zulu land body challenges audit outcome

Ingonyama Trust Board chairperson Jerome Ngwenya has challenged the audit process in the face of a series of unfavourable ratings

‘Terrorised’ family shines a light on traditional leadership for vulnerable people

The ambiguity between traditional and constitutional leadership has been exposed by the violent banishment of an Eastern Cape family

Sisulu dissolves housing agency board, again

The HDA is once again under administration, and its acting chief executive gets to stay on

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