A powerful earthquake of magnitude 6.4 shook Albania shortly before 4 a.m. local time (0300 GMT), the second in about two months to send residents rushing into the streets in the capital Tirana, some holding babies in their arms.
The Western Cape Department of Environmental Affairs says that while they're pleased with the overall average dam level in the province, the Gouritz River catchment area is a point of concern.
Greenhouse gases in the atmosphere hit a new record in 2018, rising faster than the average rise of the last decade and cementing increasingly damaging weather patterns, the World Meteorological Organization (WMO) said on Monday.
Five suspected rhino poachers have been arrested at the Kruger National Park's Malelane section in Limpopo.
The NSRI says the search is continuing for three missing teenagers who were swept out to sea at Sea Point.
Residents in some parts of Modimolle in Limpopo are still experiencing water shortages, despite assurances from authorities that the situation is being addressed.
The Eastern Cape is continuing with its drive to reduce its infant mortality rate. This as in South Africa an average of 32 babies out of every 1000 births die before they turn one-year-old.
About a 150 crates of sardines were netted at the uShaka Beach by the Durban Seine Netters on Sunday morning.
From love songs to dance tunes to lullabies, music made in disparate cultures worldwide displays certain universal patterns, according to a study by researchers who suggest a commonality in the way human minds create music.
As hearings continue in Durban on the National Health Insurance (NHI ) people who have made their submissions have mixed feelings.
Deputy President, David Mabuza says government should do more to combat HIV/Aids.
20 Houses were damaged at Watervaal Correctional Services in Utrecht in northern KwaZulu-Natal when a tornado hit the area on Friday night.
Deputy President David Mabuza has also called on civil society to play their role in communities to teach citizens the importance of healthy lifestyles.
The South African Weather Service has predicted that severe weather conditions are likely to persist in the North Eastern parts of KwaZulu-Natal on Saturday.
Amazon.com Inc filed a lawsuit in a federal US court on Friday contesting the US Defense Department’s decision last month to award a Pentagon cloud computing contract worth up to $10-billion to rival bidder Microsoft Corp.
Tesla Inc's launch of its futuristic Cybertruck pickup suffered a setback when its "armoured glass" windows shattered but it was the overall look of the car that worried Wall Street on Friday, sending the company's shares down 6% on Friday.
More than 30 industry groups on Friday called on the Trump administration to finish a regulatory overhaul that would make it easier to clear federal environmental approval for big infrastructure projects such as pipelines and road expansions.
Egypt will launch its first communication satellite into orbit on Friday, a move it says will improve its communications infrastructure and internet services and attract investment.
Government continues with the roll out of NHI compliant clinics in the Eastern Cape. Deputy health minister Dr Joe Phahla is opening four NHI compliant clinics in the OR Tambo District this week.
Information Communication Technology gurus, academics and business people have converged on East London for the 15th ICT summit.
People receiving water from the Midmar Dam in the KwaZulu-Natal Midlands have been assured that the drinking water is safe.
The devastation caused by heavy downpours and thunderstorms in KwaZulu-Natal has many asking whether South Africa is better prepared to anticipate and mitigate the impact of the effects of climate change.
Government says it has failed to reduce plastic litter despite introducing legislation to reduce plastic waste in 2003.
Learners at C.W. Hendrickse Primary School at Uitenhage, Eastern Cape, have started an initiative to give back to the carbon grid.
University of KwaZulu-Natal Emeritus Professor Roland Schulze warns that man's thinking about climate change is often too simplistic.
Donor governments and philanthropists pledged $2.6 billion on Tuesday to help fund a worldwide polio eradication plan that has taken decades to reach what global health specialists say is now the "last mile".
The Agriculture Department has pleaded with auctioneers, meat producers and livestock commercial farmers for patience, as government tries to contain the outbreak of foot and mouth disease.
The American Medical Association(AMA) on Tuesday called for a total ban on all e-cigarette and vaping products that are not approved by the US Food and Drug Administration as smoking cessation tools.
Eight towns in the Amathole District Municipality in the Eastern Cape have hit day zero.
Omega-3 fish oil supplements can improve attention in children with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) just as much as drug treatments,but only in those whose blood levels of omega-3 are low, trial results showed on Wednesday.