Tag Archives: KwaZulu Natal

The New Age

The New Age

About The New Age: The New Age newspaper is a South African national daily newspaper, owned and operated by TNA Media (Pty) Ltd. TNA Media was established in June 2010 and the first publication of The New Age was on 6 December 2010. Although when the paper was launched, the owners said that The New Age would specifically present a positive image of the South African ruling political party, the African National Congress (ANC), the paper’s current stated goal is to focus on the positive…

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The Witness

The Witness

About The Witness: The Witness (previously The Natal Witness) is a daily newspaper published in Pietermaritzburg and Durban. It mainly serves readers in Pietermaritzburg, Durban and the inland areas of KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa. It is the oldest continuously published newspaper in South Africa, having first been published on 27 February 1846. Until 2000, when it became 50 percent owned by the Naspers subsidiary Media24 group, it was the last independently owned mainstream daily newspaper in South Africa. Media24 signed an agreement to buy the remaining…

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Daily Dispatch

Daily Dispatch

About Daily Dispatch: THE Daily Dispatch newspaper has a long and rich history dating back to 1872. It was the first penny daily newspaper published in the Eastern Cape in 1898. By 1906 the paper boasted a circulation larger and more widely distributed than any colonial paper published outside Cape Town. In its centenary it became the first newspaper in SA to offer full colour facilities to its advertisers and readers. Dispatch has also always been at the forefront of exposing injustice in its region…

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Business Day

Business Day

About Business Day: Business Day is a national daily newspaper in South Africa, published from Monday to Friday and also available as an e-paper. Based in Rosebank, Johannesburg. It is edited by Peter Bruce and published by BDFM Publishers, which is also the parent company of the Financial Mail magazine and Business Day TV (formerly known as Summit TV). It is owned by Times Media Group. The newspaper, launched on 1 May 1985, covers all major national and international news, with a specific focus on…

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The Mercury (South Africa)

The Mercury

About The Mercury: The paper focuses on the important national and local news of the day, with background and analysis. Its leader and opinion pages offer a platform for a diversity of views and aims to foster informed debate. The daily Business Report within The Mercury gives readers an edge in business. They are kept up to date with latest international market trends, national company and business news and a variety of crucial economic intelligence. The title’s other daily offerings include colourful LIFE and SPORT…

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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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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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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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Daily Sun

Daily Sun

About Daily Sun: Daily Sun is the biggest daily newspaper in South Africa. It targets readers in and around the major urban centres. Most readers are black, English – literate with high – school or further education, we also have working-class earners – they are the economic core of South Africa. The newspaper is known for the horrific stories it publishes daily and is often criticized for its heavy reporting of tikoloshe stories. Daily Sun’s unique selling point has always been to understand what readers…

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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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