A swine flu outbreak in one of India's biggest tourist hubs, Rajasthan state in the west of the country, has killed 76 people this year, government officials said.
The rise of deaths of health care practitioners while on duty in the Mpumalanga healthcare centres, has urged authorities to find ways to maximize security measures in these facilities.
The Mining and Energy Advisor has called on whistleblowers to come forward with information on corrupt activities at Eskom.
Lecturer in Informatics at the University of Pretoria, Dr Tania Prinsloo says the foot and mouth outbreak could have been contained speedily if South Africa had a livestock identification and traceability system.
Jeff Bezos’ rocket company, Blue Origin, has signed a deal with Canada’s Telesat to launch part of a satellite constellation aimed at providing speedy internet access to governments and businesses globally.
Thousands of young people rallied in Belgium to demand action on climate change Thursday as part of a wave of demonstrations led by high school students aimed at intensifying pressure on governments.
Global smartphone sales saw their worst contraction ever in 2018, and the outlook for 2019 isn't much better, new surveys show.
Someday soon, stargazers searching for answers in the night sky might see the logo of a soft drink company blazing past the Milky Way, or a promotional message from a fast food restaurant; that at least that is the hope of Start Rocket, a Russian start-up aiming to put billboards in space.
A blast of icy polar air brought dangerously low temperatures to the U.S. Midwest on Wednesday, causing at least three more deaths while halting mail delivery and forcing residents who pride themselves on their winter hardiness to huddle indoors.
A blast of icy polar air brought dangerously low temperatures to the U.S. Midwest on Wednesday, causing at least three more deaths while halting mail delivery and forcing residents to huddle indoors.
Companies that sold fake social media activity have reached a settlement with the state of New York in a case that, for the first time, established such activity as illegal, the state's attorney general said Wednesday.
Apple Inc reported sharp growth in its services business on Tuesday and Chief Executive Tim Cook said trade tensions between the United States and China were easing.
Durban's Ushaka Marine World has become part of one of the biggest rehabilitation operations to date after 250 rescued flamingo chicks arrived by plane from Kimberley in the Northern Cape.
Chinese tech giant Huawei overtook Apple to become the second-largest smartphone seller in the world in 2018.
Apple is aiming to show it can do more than just make iPhones in a quarterly update on Tuesday for investors who are skeptical over whether the culture-changing company can regain the momentum from its glory days.
SanParks has launched Project Ivory in Phalaborwa in Limpopo to combat elephant poaching in the Kruger National Park.
Two schools in Port Elizabeth have become the beneficiaries of state of the art technology donated by Statistics South Africa.
An HIV positive American has leaked online the names of 14 200 Singaporeans and foreigners also diagnosed in the city-state with the human immunodeficiency virus, the Health Ministry said on Monday.
Agriculture organisations are concerned about the impact on commodity prices and how farmers and consumers will be affected, due to the persistent drought and severe heat conditions in the country.
Firefighters will continue to monitor the situation on Lion's Head and Signal Hill in Cape Town after containing a threatening mountain fire overnight.
Paying no attention to nearby divers, a killer whale and her calf hunting for food frolic in a snowy Norwegian fjord.
The Nelson Mandela University (NMU) in the Eastern Cape has partnered with Stratchclyde University in the United Kingdom (UK) on a R358 million global ocean research programme.
A traditional dhow sailing boat made entirely of trash and flip-flops has set off on an expedition along the Kenyan coast to raise awareness about the harmful effects of plastic waste.
Germany should end all coal mining for electricity production by 2038, a government-appointed commission said Saturday, laying out a roadmap to phase out the polluting fuel.
Hundreds of baby Flamingos have been rescued at the Kamfers Dam by a group of Kimberley residents.
Facebook said Friday it is trying to get its messaging apps to be friends, allowing encrypted missives be exchanged no matter which of its services are used.
Health Minister Aaron Motsoaledi has used the World Economic Forum in Davos to meet with various pharmaceutical companies to discuss the high cost of cancer treatment.
Democratic Republic of Congo's Ebola outbreak has spread southwards into an area with high security risks, the World Health Organization said.
George Toe reflects on the good old days, when catching a couple of sharks helped fill a fisherman's pocket and fed a hungry family.
The annual business rendezvous in Davos is a hothouse of insider tech jargon, but this year's buzzword of "digital transformation" could translate into profound and painful changes for companies and workers.