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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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ConCourt settles the law on the public protector and interim interdicts

The Constitutional Court said it welcomed robust debate but criticised the populist rhetoric in the battle between Busisiwe Mkhwebane and Minister Pravin Gordhan

Gauteng nurses say they did not take an oath to die

With more resources than other provinces, health workers in Gauteng still say they do not have enough protective equipment to ensure safety when working with Covid-19 patients

Covid infections among health workers increasing in Eastern Cape

Health worker infections have risen to 170 at state and private hospitals and two healthcare staff succumb to the disease in a space of seven days

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