The fear of being stigmatised is still one of the main reasons why people are hesitant to seek out help for psychiatric disorders or mental illnesses.
South Africa has another eye in the sky.
The Council for Scientific and Industrial Research's (CSIR) Principal Engineer, Jarrad Wright says government is showing commitment to renewable energy.
The Cape Town Weather Service has reported good rain in some parts of the Peninsula and in the Boland.
Three patients infected with the Ebola virus slipped out of an isolation ward at a hospital in Democratic Republic of Congo, health officials said, as medics raced to stop the deadly disease from spreading in the busy river port of Mbandaka.
As South Africa marks Energy Month, Head of Unisa’s Institute for the Development of Energy for African Sustainability (IDEAS) Prof. Tonderayi Matambo says it is important to come up with eco-friendly ways of producing energy to counter global warming.
Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg has apologised at the European Parliament for allowing the misuse of data highlighted by the Cambridge Analytica scandal.
Health workers fighting Ebola in the Democratic Republic of Congo have run into an invisible but powerful hurdle, a belief system that deems the disease to be a curse or the result of evil spirits.
Nehawu health-workers in North West who have been on one of the longest strike to hit this essential service for almost three-months have returned to work.
A rare virus spread by fruit bats, which can cause flu-like symptoms and brain damage, has killed 10 people in southern India.
Two more people have died from Ebola and seven new cases were confirmed in Democratic Republic of Congo, authorities said on Tuesday.
The Hessequa Municipality in Riversdale in the Western Cape is set to build the country's first solar-powered desalination plant.
An injectable drug for the skin disorder eczema is also effective against severe asthma, a study released Monday said, pointing to broader uses for a costly class of drugs known as biologics.
The Gauteng government is to start deploying unmanned aerial vehicles or drones to infrastructure sites to monitor delivery, safety compliance and identify blockages.
Today the DRC is launching an Ebola vaccination programme in a bid to stop the latest outbreak from spreading.
Environment Affairs Minister Edna Molewa says government supports nuclear energy with safe practises.
South African Environment Minister Edna Molewa says the country remains committed to including even more nuclear energy in its energy mix.
Mpumalanga Safety and Security MEC, Pat Ngomane, believes the involvement of stakeholders particularly from neighbouring Mozambique and Swaziland will intensify the anti-poaching campaigns in the Kruger National Park.
The Cape Town Weather Office says the Mother City will be experiencing intermittent rain on Sunday and Monday.
The Northern Cape Education Separtment says it's concerned that a 12-year-old epileptic girl from Pampierstad has not attended school for four years.
The office of the Public Protector in the Northern Cape has stepped in to assist communities facing numerous sewage problems in the Kimberley area.
The Northmead Square in Benoni will on the 26th and 27th of May be hosting the first ever LEGO Robotics Expo in South Africa. The mall and Pops Toys have partnered with some of the top robotics engineers in the country to host this playful and at the same time educational event. For more on […]
The first healthcare centre that will be selling cannabis oil is due to open in Durban. Investor and activist Krithi Thaver says they want to showcase the medicinal benefits of cannabis oil.
The BRICS ministers of environment have called on developed countries to continue to support developing nations in meeting their climate change mitigation strategies.
Four people have been sentenced to a total of 90 years in jail by the Zeerust Regional Court in the North West after being found guilty of rhino poaching.
The South African National Blood Service (SANBS) says they only have blood supply for two days and they are urging people to donate blood.
The death toll from the world's worst-ever listeria outbreak in South Africa has risen to over 200, according to latest official statistics seen on Thursday.
Democratic Republic of Congo faces a "very high" public health risk from Ebola after the disease was confirmed in one patient in a major city, the World Health Organization said on Friday, raising its assessment from"high" previously.
Manchester United executive vice-chairman Ed Woodward on Thursday hailed the success of the club’s recently launched YouTube channel as the Premier League giants announced their latest quarterly results. United finished second in the Premier League, 19 points behind Manchester City, and crashed out of the Champions League at the last-16 stage. But Woodward put a […]
Congo's Ebola outbreak has entered "a new phase" after a case of the deadly virus was detected for the first time in the northwest city of Mbandaka, with a population of about 1 million people, the health ministe rsaid late on Wednesday.