Category Archives: Weekly news

The Sunday Independent

The Sunday Independent

About The Sunday Independent: The Sunday Independent is a weekly English-language newspaper owned by Independent News & Media and published in South Africa. The Sunday Independent newspaper is based in Johannesburg, South Africa. It is a national weekly product edited by Moshoeshoe Monare. This blog presents some of the content engaging with South African literature which appears in the paper’s Books’ Page  – Page 18 in Dispatches. Mary Corrigall is the Books Editor. She is also the senior feature writer and cultural critic for the…

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Mail & Guardian

Mail & Guardian

About Mail & Guardian: The publication was started as an alternative newspaper by a group of journalists in 1985 after the closure of two leading liberal newspapers, The Rand Daily Mail and Sunday Express. It was originally known as the Weekly Mail, as the paper did not have enough money to publish daily. Weekly Mail was one of the first newspapers to use Apple Mac desktop publishing. The Weekly Mail criticised the government and its apartheid policies, which led to the paper’s suspension in 1988…

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The Independent on Saturday

The Independent on Saturday

About The Independent on Saturday: The Independent on Saturday is an authoritative, controversial and fiercely independent weekend newspaper which caters for all the people of KwaZulu-Natal who are emerging into, and who are established in, the top-end sectors of the market (LSM 6-10). It features hard news, lively and provocative discussion pages, a vibrant and comprehensive leisure component, superb sports coverage and an outstanding Personal Finance section. We have the folowing gategories for you to read from at the table of contents: Front Page, News,…

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Die Son

About Die Son: Die Son is an Afrikaans-language South African tabloid reporting sensational news. It is the South African newspaper with the largest increase in readership in recent years. The newspaper appears as a daily paper in some provinces and in other provinces as a weekly paper. The editorial seat is in Cape Town. The English-language edition and the Afrikaans edition share most of the content both with news and advertisement in them, except differences such as the Page 3 girl feature that the English…

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City Press

About City Press: City Press is a South African English-language Sunday newspaper. It is mostly for black readers and is the third on the country’s biggest selling newspaper. The newspaper is carrying news from South Africa, the continent and the rest of the world.  City Press have aSunday newspaper with a glossy lifestyle magazine named  iMagazine. City Press celebrates its 30th Anniversary in March 2012 The newspaper is distributed nationally and in neighbouring countries, including Botswana, Lesotho, Namibia and Swaziland. It has a readership of…

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The Sunday Times (South Africa)

The Sunday Times

About The Sunday Times: The Sunday Times is no stranger to controversy, given its hardline approach to South African politics. The Sunday Times is a popular newspaper in South African. It has an audited circulation of 253 121 a year earlier-2013, making it the largest weekly newspaper in South Africa. Recently it was involved in a exposing a corruption scandal involving the South African government’s US$6 billion arms deal. The newspaper was founded in 1906. The newspaper have Categories of the folowing: News Sport Business…

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