Tshwane Mayor Stevens Mokgalapa has accused the Human Rights Commission (HRC) in Gauteng of conducting its business in bad faith and playing politics.
Millions of years after the ancestors of humans evolved to lose their tails, a research team at Japan’s Keio University have built a robotic one they say could help unsteady elderly people keep their balance.
Women have started making much-needed strides in what have been typically male-dominated industries, like tech. This is largely because of the diversity they bring to the workplace, and their ability to multi-task and problem-solve to bring unique and creative solutions to business challenges.
KwaZulu-Natal premier, Sihle Zikalala, says issues of climate change should be included into the Education Curriculum to ensure that children are educated about the dangers of it at school level.
The South African Weather Service has launched a new state-of-the-art radar system in the Skukuza camp in the Kruger National Park, to detect hazardous weather conditions.
KwaZulu-Natal is holding its first climate change summit following floods in which 70 people were killed in April.
North Korea is being accused of trying to raise money for nuclear weapons through cyber-crime.
There's new hope in the battle to halt a deadly Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo.
An 11 metre hump back whale has been euthanized after it washed up on the Kabeljous Beach, near Jeffrey's Bay, in the Eastern Cape. The reason for the stranding has not been established.
Swedish teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg will set sail for New York this week, crossingthe Atlantic in a racing yacht to join protests in the United States and take part in a United Nations summit.
The KwaZulu-Natal Education Department has officially launched an e-learning program in the province.
Google’s fast-growing tool for searching job listings has been a boon for employers and job boards starving for candidates, but several rival job-finding services contend anti-competitive behavior has fueled its rise and cost them users and profits.
Hope may be on the horizon for those fighting the deadly Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo.
A London college said on Monday it has banned beef from its campus to combat climate change, becoming the first higher education institution in Britain to do so.
The South African Private Practitioners Forum says it does not support the current National Health Insurance ( NHI ) model.
The SABC has launched its first lactation station for nursing mothers at its headquarters in Auckland Park, Johannesburg.
Russia’s state communications watchdog has asked Google (GOOGL.O) to stop advertising “illegal mass events” on its YouTube video platform, it said on Sunday.
The World Health Organisation said it has vaccinated over 1300 people who potentially came into contact with the Ebola virus in the Congolese city of Goma, helping contain what many feared would be a rapid spread in an urban centre.
Germany plans a law to ban the use of plastic bags because voluntary agreements with retailers to curb usage have not yielded good enough results, Environment Minister, Svenja Schulze said on Sunday. “My ministry will get a plastic bag ban on its way,” she said, not giving a timetable for the plan, adding her aim […]
Limpopo's Department of Health has recalled a certain type of antibiotic as it conducts investigations into the deaths of two toddlers at Dr CN Phatudi hospital, outside Tzaneen.
The death toll from a major typhoon in eastern China rose to 30 on Sunday, with 18 people missing, state broadcaster CCTV reported, as the country braced for more travel disruptions as the storm moved further north up the coast.
Chinese startup LinkSpace on Saturday completed its third test of a reusable rocket in five months, stepping up the pace in China’s race to develop a technology key to cheap space launches in an expected global boom in satellite deployment.
Huawei Technologies unveiled on Friday its proprietary operating system for smartphones and other devices, as U.S. trade restrictions imposed in May threaten to cut the Chinese firm’s access to U.S. technologies such as Android.
Hundreds of flights were cancelled and a million people were evacuated from their homes as the third-largest typhoon on record in China hit the east of the country, state-run China Central Television (CCTV) reported on Saturday.
After the shootings, US President Donald Trump laid blame on the internet and social media for providing places “to radicalize disturbed minds.”
Women are playing an increasing role in protecting the country's national parks.
The DA says the National Health Insurance (NHI) bill will nationalise healthcare and create additional tax burden for South Africans.
A federal appeals court on Thursday rejected Facebook Inc’s effort to undo a class action lawsuit claiming that it illegally collected and stored biometric data for millions of users without their consent.
Breast and cervical cancers remain prevalent diseases among South African women. This is according to Head of the National Cancer Registry Dr Elvira Singh.
The Board of Healthcare Funders of Southern Africa (BHF), has welcomed the release of the National Health Insurance bill.