Gender bending in marine life is not uncommon. In fact it is considered a pretty natural way to ensure the survival of the species.
The Department of Health's Deputy Director-General Anban Pillay says the National Health Insurance will be fully implemented in the year 2026.
Congolese doctors have been arrested for allegedly planning an attack on a hospital that killed a senior WHO epidemiologist involved in the Ebola response, a prosecutor said on Wednesday.
Land preservation and restoration will be on the spotlight at the Africa Regional Preparatory Meeting ahead of the United Nations COP14 in India next month.
A Wits University student has discovered a new dinosaur species in the institution's vaults - after it lay misidentified in a collection for 30 years.
National Planning Commissioner Thami Mazwai says the National Development Plan must be implemented by South Africans and not only government.
Apple Inc is making a change to its mobile operating system that will restrict a feature that apps like Facebook Inc’s Messenger and WhatsApp use to make voice calls over the internet, The Information reported on Tuesday.
Over 80 students from Mpumalanga will leave the country next month, to study medicine and engineering in Russia.
Apple Inc rolled out its virtual credit card on Tuesday, working with bank Goldman Sachs Group Inc on the new iPhone add-on that may help Apple diversify from device sales and build out the Wall Street bank’s new consumer business.
British drugmaker GlaxoSmithKline is giving up its work on developing three potential vaccines against the deadly Ebola and Marburg viruses, despite an ongoing Ebola outbreak in Democratic Republic of Congo.
Another cold front with heavy rain and strong wind is expected to make landfall in Cape Town by midday on Wednesday.
Royal Dutch Shell is considering to install solar panels to power its Bukom refining site in Singapore, a company spokeswoman told Reuters on Tuesday.
The new commitment by Alphabet Inc steps up the competition among tech companies aiming to show consumers and governments that they are curbing the environmental toll from their widening arrays of gadgets.
Uganda has started its largest-ever trial of a preventive Ebola vaccine, an official said on Monday, amid fears of a potential spillover of the deadly hemorrhagic fever from neighbouring Democratic Republic of Congo.
The National Institute for Communicable Diseases (NICD) says it's concerned about the spread of deadly Candida Auris in the country.
Launched in June and designed by Palestinians, Doroob Navigator crowd-sources road closures and traffic data from users. It aims to supplant apps like Google Maps and Waze.
Huawei Technologies Co Ltd is testing a smartphone equipped with Hongmeng, the company’s self-developed operating system, which could potentially go on sale by the end of this year, Chinese state-media outlet Global Times reported.
"KeepSafe Schools" is a new app designed to promote health and safety at schools in South Africa, and also aid schools and the department of Education to see causes of absenteeism.
Indian doctors removed a tumour with a record number of 526 teeth inside a seven-year-old boy's mouth, the medical team in the southern city of Chennai said.
The Health Products Regulatory Authority says there are no registered medicinal cannabis products in the country and a number of hurdles need to be covered before taking a product to market.
The National Sea Rescue Institute has cautioned beachgoers to be aware of when it is high tide when visiting the coast in Cape Town.
The Northern Cape is on a drive to improve the education system in the province, in a quest to return to the glory days of top matric results.
Astronomers have created the most precise map to date of the Milky Way by tracking thousands of big pulsating stars spread throughout the galaxy, demonstrating that its disk of myriad stars is not flat but dramatically warped and twisted in shape.
The Cape Town Weather office says a series of cold fronts are approaching the Western Cape this coming week.
The Apple Inc credit card being launched with Goldman Sachs Group Inc will not allow the purchase of cryptocurrencies with the card, according to a customer agreement posted to Goldman’s website on Friday.
Congolese authorities were racing to contain an Ebola epidemic after a gold miner with a large family contaminated several people in the east's main city of Goma before dying of the haemorrhagic fever, officials said.
A Chinese government space agency is expected to launch its first rocket meant for commercial use in August, putting pressure on other domestic rocket firms to develop their own launch vehicles ahead of an expected commercial satellite boom.
Apple Inc said on Friday it suspended its global program where it analyzed recordings from users interacting with its voice assistant Siri, after some privacy concerns were raised about the program.
Construction of a new R60 billion forensic pathology laboratory at the Helen Joseph Hospital in Johannesburg will be completed by June next year.
People connected to the government of Saudi Arabia have run a network of fake accounts and pages on Facebook Inc (FB.O) to promote state propaganda and attack regional rivals, the social media giant said on Thursday.