From data must fall to data for all
Commission orders Vodacom and MTN to lower their prices and provide daily, free ‘lifeline’ data



Slice of life: My G-cup breasts just had to go
People must be ready because I am going to embrace my body with all the scars that come with it


Johannesburg has a new ANC mayor — thanks to the DA
Despite fielding a candidate tainted by a R30-million scandal, the ANC managed to take over from the former DA-led alliance running Jo’burg

M&G Africa

Strategic trends in Africa in 2019
Economic growth is on the up, but so is debt; foreign powers are circling and democracy is retreating, but people power continues


Slash emissions now or miss 1.5°C goal, UN warns
UNEP said that global emissions need to fall by 7.6%, each year, every year until 2030 to limit global temperature rises to 1.5°C


Millions of refugee kids unschooled
A report on displaced people criticises governments that fail to ensure children get a good education — but recognises progress in some countries


Women are fixing the planet
Female bosses at the IMF, ECB and EU are putting climate at the heart of policymaking


Delhi: The city where food breaks down divisions
Delhi’s food — from the street fare to fine dining — stirs together what the ruling party seeks to divide: people across class, religion and caste


New smoke signals: Is Big Tobacco using influencers to illegally punt new products?
Could companies’ wooing of social media influencers be just a clever ploy to get around the country’s tobacco advertising ban?

Arts & Culture

The Portfolio: Niamh Walsh-Vorster
"Even though this series was about being in a familiar space, it could be seen that I would intentionally place myself on the periphery"


When SA cricket went right, Wayne Parnell went left
The former Proteas bowler set the scene alight when he was introduced to international cricket. But now he is essentially a freelancer

Client Media Releases

NWU specialist receives innovation management award
Reduce packaging waste: Ipsos poll
What is transactional SMS?
MTN on data pricing