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TopTV’s flop gobbles up state funds

Star Times's takeover of TopTV terms means that the government will suffer a huge loss on its venture.

TopTV wished upon a Chinese star

China's StarTimes has walked away the winner of TopTV, although one of the losing consortiums is considering challenging the deal's legality.

StarTimes buys 20% stake in TopTV

Shareholders and creditors of On Digital Media, owner of TopTV, have approved a business rescue plan that sees Chinese-led StarTimes buy a 20% stake.

StarTimes to take over TopTV

Pay-TV operator On Digital Media, owner of TopTV, has approved a business rescue plan that will see Chinese-led StarTimes purchase a 20% stake.

TopTV considers two last-minute expressions of interest

A TopTV shareholders meeting to decide the fate of the ailing company was delayed for two hours to allow for last-minute expressions of interest.

Porn and morals: Where does the truth lie?

Icasa is wrong in its interpretation of what makes us accept or reject something. The issue of dignity and abuse is not a science, but a morality.

TopTV gets go-ahead to air porn

The Independent Communications Authority of South Africa has granted pay channel Top TV rights to broadcast pornography, the regulator has said.

TopTV a pawn in IDC’s political game, says shareholder

The founder of the company that owns TopTV says political interference by the Industrial Development Corporation left the firm facing financial ruin.

Naked truth about porn on television

The usual logical fallacies have been rolled out at Icasa to prevent TopTV from screening adult content.

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High court strikes down ‘paternalistic’ lockdown regulations

The order of unconstitutionality has been suspended for two weeks

Early-morning exercise: Jo’burg’s three golden hours

Under level four of the Covid-19 lockdown, the hours from 6am to 9am became the time when inner-city residents could use local parks to escape the nightmare around them

Pharmacists, denied frontline status, get PPE late

Pharmacists at one of the major public hospitals in Gauteng say they only received sufficient protective gear after several of their colleagues contracted Covid-19.

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