“Harry Potter” author J.K. Rowling said on Monday she had recovered from a suspected case of COVID-19 after two weeks of illness.
V- Mash, as Mashego was affectionately known, died on Friday at the age of 56. Several of her colleagues and friends announced her death on social media.
President Cyril Ramaphosa has signed a legal document which recognises King Thulare Victor Thulare III as the paramount king of Bapedi.
The Fair Trade Independent Tobacco Association (FITA) has outlined their reasons for requesting that government lift the ban on the sale of cigarettes amid the national lockdown.
U.S. singer Pink said on Friday she had tested positive for COVID-19, the respiratory disease caused by the new coronavirus, two weeks ago and has since recovered.
On Sunday, President Cyril Ramaphosa, together with some cabinet ministers paid Bishop Engenas Lekganyane of St Engenas ZCC a courteous visit in Limpopo.
Emergency services personnel say there has been a shift away from trauma-related calls to calls about COVID-19.
While South Africans grapple to deal with the lockdown amid the coronavirus pandemic, runners and fitness fanatics are making the most of being confined to their homes.
Walt Disney Co will release the live-action epic “Mulan” in movie theaters in July and Marvel’s “Black Widow” in November, the company said on Friday as it reshuffled a schedule disrupted by the global coronavirus outbreak.
Renowned traditional healer, Credo Vusamazulu Mutwa has been laid to rest in Magojaneng in Kuruman, Northern Cape early on Saturday morning.
As the country is only in its first week of the 21 day national lockdown, the sale of alcohol is one of the prohibited products that do not form part of the essential goods in terms of the regulations.
US Soul singer-songwriter Bill Withers, who rose to fame after songs like 'Lean on Me' and 'Ain't no Sunshine', has died from heart complications in Los Angeles.
Co-parenting isn’t always that simple especially at times like this. Parents who have joint custody of their children will not be able to maintain access to their children during the Covid-19 nationwide lockdown.
Hong Kong has ordered pubs and bars to close for two weeks from 6 p.m. (1000 GMT) on Friday as the financial hub steps up social distancing restrictions and joins cities around the world in the battle to halt the spread of coronavirus.
A new South African music album, "Diversiteit" (Diversity), is spreading the message of unity in a time of desperation and division.
Some of South Africa’s most prominent media personalities have come together to appeal to all citizens to play their part in curbing the spread of the coronavirus.
Police say they cannot confirm at this stage if a video of families having a braai on the street in their neighbourhood in George in the Western Cape happened during the lockdown.
Over 50 of South Africa's most well-known singers of on Wednesday joined forces to draw inspiration from the National Anthem in the face of the global viral threat.
Many South Africans who are addicted to cigarettes and alcohol are being negatively affected by the national lockdown - both physically and mentally.
French fashion label Christian Dior said on Tuesday one of its workshops had started to produce face masks for workers in supermarkets and other sectors still operating during the coronavirus outbreak, echoing moves by other luxury brands.
From Thailand to India, countries have told people not to make April Fools' Day pranks related to coronavirus, with some threatening jail time as they seek to prevent the spread of rumours which could put lives at risk.
The South African National Blood Service (SANBS) says since the nationwide 21-day lockdown began, the number of donors has declined.
It takes 21 days of healthy eating and working out to form a habit pattern or break the habit that is according to experts. But what happens to people who are anxious and depressed during the nationwide lockdown.
Community leaders in Lavender Hill on the Cape Flats say there's no coherent plan to feed the elderly and the hungry during the 21-day nationwide lockdown.
Spanish tenor Placido Domingo on Monday played down media reports that he was hospitalised with the coronavirus, saying he was at home and feeling fine.
Billie Eilish sang on her sofa, Elton John played a keyboard belonging to his children, and the Backstreet Boys sang in harmony from five locations as dozens of musicians put on a fundraiser for the warriors against a coronavirus.
Poland’s Krzysztof Penderecki, one of the world’s most celebrated composers, died on Sunday at the age of 86, his family said.
Close to 500 homeless people have been taken to various shelters in Mpumalanga since the beginning of the national lockdown.
Organizers have canceled the men’s and haute couture fashion weeks in Paris because of the coronavirus outbreak, organizers said.
Government has come out to say that anyone that creates or spreads fake news about the coronavirus (COVID-19) is liable for prosecution.