Former president of the Pharmaceutical Society of South Africa, Johan Kruger has weighed in on Tuesday's judgment on the usage of dagga or cannabis.
A social entrepreneur, Zuko Mandlakazi has created a wrist armband that can be useful in life-threatening situation for people with a hearing impediment.
The South African Weather Services has forecast a heat wave in Gauteng, Limpopo and Mpumalanga.
South Africa says it's on standby should the cholera outbreak reach the country.
Volkswagen plans to build 10 million electric cars based on its new modular MEB platform, the German car maker said on Monday, as it targets the launch of worldwide mass production towards the end of 2022.
Catastrophic floods raised the threat of dam breaks and landslides across the southeastern United States on Monday.
North West Health should absorb 300 nursing graduates to stem staff shortages. That's according the provincial health workers' union, Health & Other Services Personnel Trade Union of South Africa or Hospersa.
Catastrophic floods raised the threat of dam breaks and landslides across the Carolinas Sunday, prolonging the agony caused by a killer hurricane that has left more than a dozen dead and billions of dollars in damage in the south-eastern United States.
The detection of the oriental fruit fly in farms around the Orange River in Northern Cape has caused a scare to the provincial agriculture department.
A super typhoon made landfall in China's Guangdong on Sunday, the country's most populous province, after wreaking havoc in Hong Kong and Macau and killing potentially more than 50 people in the Philippines.
A university study has found that alien invasive trees fuelled last year's devastating fires in Knysna in the Southern Cape. The drought also played a part in the severity of the inferno.
A malaria outbreak has infected at least 137 people in Indonesia's West Lombok after the island was rocked by a series of earthquakes in recent months, an official said Sunday.
Authorities on Saturday warned residents displaced by a killer hurricane that its devastation was far from over, as Florence dumped "epic amounts of rainfall" across the south eastern United States, bringing catastrophic flooding and up to 13 deaths.
Tropical storm Florence caused "catastrophic" flooding in the Carolinas Saturday even as it began to weaken, leaving multiple deaths, including a woman and her baby killed when a tree fell on their house.
Limpopo's Health MEC Phophi Ramathuba says they are ready to deal with a possible outbreak of cholera and typhoid in the north of the country.
NASA counted down Saturday to the launch of its $1 billion ICESat-2 mission, using advanced lasers to uncover the true depth of the melting of Earth's ice sheets.
A woman and her baby were killed when a tree fell on their house and several more storm-related deaths were reported Friday as Hurricane Florence slammed into the Carolinas, dousing the eastern United States with torrential rain. Four deaths were confirmed by officials as US media reported another. Hundreds of people needed to be rescued […]
Super Typhoon Mangkhut slammed into the northern Philippines on Saturday with violent winds and torrential rains, as authorities warned millions in its path of potentially heavy destruction.
Various organisations and companies will embark on beach clean-up projects along South Africa's coast on Saturday as part of International Coastal Cleanup day.
Germany's Volkswagen is in talks with other carmakers to set common standards for self-driving vehicle technology, Automotive News reported on Friday.
Hurricane Florence battered the Carolinas early Friday with howling winds, life-threatening storm surges and torrential rains as it edged closer to the coast...
With Hurricane Florence downgraded on Thursday from a Category Four to a Category Two storm, and then once again, around fifty people left the evacuation shelter in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina.
Preparations were in high gear in the Philippines on Friday with Super Typhoon Mangkhut set to make a direct hit in less than 24 hours, packing winds up to 255 kilometres per hour and drenching rains.
The death toll from a cholera outbreak in Zimbabwe has risen to 25.
The Western Cape Agriculture Department has urged pet owners to remain calm about the canine distemper outbreak in the province.
Technology giant Microsoft says they are looking forward to the fourth industrial revolution and the predicted positive outcomes it have might for South Africa. Speaking to SABC Digital News on the sidelines of the ITU conference in Durban, Microsoft KZN Provincial Executive Sandile Mahlaba, says the focus of the company is to assist where possible […]
The framework for Ideal Clinic status has been set out by the national government and requires clinics to work towards improving basic care at health care facilities.
The Cape Town-based Animal Welfare Society of South Africa says it's seen a spike in the number of dogs infected with the canine distemper virus.
Apple’s new iPhone XS, pronounced “ten S,” has a 14.7-cm screen, and will be sold at a starting price of $999. The XS Max, the largest iPhone to date and one of the biggest on the market, has a 16.5-cm screen, and will start selling at $1,099.
As South Africans we are accustomed to wild animals and it’s not every day that you hear about a wolf sanctuary but if you take a two hour drive from Johannesburg, you will find one the biggest wolf sanctuaries in the southern hemisphere.