Judgment reserved on the urgent application for an interim interdict against the seismic survey by the oil giant Shell

1 December 2021, 8:00 PM
The Makhanda High Court in the Eastern Cape has reserved judgement for Friday on the urgent application for an interim interdict against the seismic survey by the oil giant Shell, off the Wild Coast.
Nehawu urges Gauteng Health Department to seek bailout 17 March 2018, 3:14 PM

The National Education, Health and Allied Workers' Union ( Nehawu's) has called on the Gauteng Health Department to approach National Treasury for a bailout.

Motorists urged not to speed in impending bad weather 17 March 2018, 12:35 PM

The Gauteng traffic office has called on motorists to reduce their speed while driving due to inclement weather in the province.

Facebook suspends data analytics firm for privacy violations 17 March 2018, 9:59 AM

Facebook Inc on Friday said it was suspending political data analytics firm Cambridge Analytica, after finding data privacy policies had been violated.

Cold, rainy conditions hit Gauteng 17 March 2018, 9:10 AM

Gauteng residents are advised to keep warm this weekend as a cold front and rainy conditions are forecast.

KZN on high alert for icy, wet weather 16 March 2018, 10:30 AM

KwaZulu-Natal emergency services are on standby as temperatures are expected to drop, with a cold-front being experienced over most parts of the country.

SAHRC monitors water crisis in Cape Town 16 March 2018, 6:49 AM

The South African Human Rights' Commission continues to monitor the water crisis unfolding in the City of Cape Town.

Some E Cape municipalities on standby to roll out water conservation plans 15 March 2018, 3:45 PM

Drought-stricken municipalities in the Eastern Cape are on standby to start rolling out their water conservation plans as soon as National Treasury starts allocating reserve funds for the disaster in the provinces.

Gauteng residents to receive medication at ATMs 15 March 2018, 3:36 PM

Gauteng residents will soon no longer wait in long queues at clinics just to receive their chronic medication.

Not all ready to eat meat is affected by Listeriosis: Fawu 15 March 2018, 12:05 PM

The Food and Workers Union, FAWU has called on Health Minister, Aaron Motsoaledi to clarify his public statement relating to Listeriosis.

Parts of SA braces for cold, rainy weather 15 March 2018, 10:34 AM

Weather temperatures are expected to drop across the country from today going to the weekend with the cold front expected in most parts of the country.

Public urged to remain vigilant over Listeriosis 15 March 2018, 5:54 AM

Over 180 people have died following the outbreak of listeriosis, after eating ready to eat processed meat, such as polony, russians, sausages and viennas.

Magashule urges more preventative measures against Listeriosis 14 March 2018, 4:21 PM

African National Congress (ANC) Secretary-General Ace Magashule has called on health organisations to adopt more preventative approaches towards the outbreak of Listeriosis.

MPs to set up inquiry into Water department collapse 14 March 2018, 4:03 PM

Members of Parliament on Wednesday resolved to forge ahead with a full-scale parliamentary inquiry into the collapse of the water and sanitation department.

Hawking’s passing is a great loss to science community: Pandor 14 March 2018, 9:19 AM

Higher Education Minister Naledi Pandor has paid tribute to British theoretical physicist Stephen Hawking who died early on Wednesday morning at the age of 76.

British scientist Stephen Hawking dies 14 March 2018, 6:19 AM

Renowned British physicist Stephen Hawking, whose mental genius and physical disability made him a household name and inspiration across the globe, has died at age 76, a family spokesperson said onWednesday.

W Cape government to monitor water crisis 13 March 2018, 3:51 PM

Government says it will work closely with provinces and municipalities to manage the water crisis.

SA drought declared a national disaster 13 March 2018, 12:58 PM

South Africa’s drought has now been declared a national disaster.

HIV infection down by 39% in South Africa 13 March 2018, 9:49 AM

The research by the South African Institute of Race Relations indicates that the country has made significant progress in the fight against HIV/AIDS.

Listeriosis-contaminated meat to be disposed 12 March 2018, 9:41 PM

At least 10 000 Tonnes of Listeriosis-contaminated meat is to be safely disposed of at various landfill sites country wide.

W Cape govt criticizes appointment of Environmental Commissioner 12 March 2018, 9:12 PM

The Western Cape government says the appointment of a Commissioner of the Environment is not justified.

Rhino horn online trading platform seeks to curb poaching 12 March 2018, 2:36 PM

The Private Rhino Owners' Association has launched an online horn trading platform that it says will not only curb poaching figures but generate revenue to keep Rhinos safe on private reserves.

Organisation to train 30 women on IT 11 March 2018, 7:27 AM

An information technology hub, iStarter Hub Ltd., on Saturday said it would train 30 women on information technology to enhance their businesses.

Science Festival inspires youth to explore science 10 March 2018, 3:30 PM

Science and Technology Minister Mmamoloko Kubayi-Ngubane says South Africa needs young minds with innovative ideas in order to compete in a fast-changing world.

Panasonic considers selling security camera factory in China: Nikkei 10 March 2018, 10:23 AM

Panasonic Corp is considering selling a Chinese plant that makes security cameras in a deal it hopes will fetch over $450 million, the Nikkei reported on Saturday.

SA needs young minds with innovative ideas: Kubayi-Ngubane 10 March 2018, 8:59 AM

Science and Technology minister, Mmamoloko Kubayi-Ngubane says South Africa needs young minds with innovative ideas in order to compete in a fast-changing world.

‘Smokeless tobacco as deadly as regular cigarette’ 10 March 2018, 8:47 AM

Health practitioners at the 17th World Conference on Tobacco, say smokeless tobacco is as dangerous as any other regular cigarette.

African leaders urged to intensify fight against tobacco 9 March 2018, 5:29 PM

The World Conference on Tobacco ended in Cape Town on Friday with calls to intensify the fight for a tobacco free generation.

Doctors unsure if Gwala will ever run again 9 March 2018, 4:25 PM

Doctors are unsure if Durban triathlete Mhlengi Gwala will ever be able to take part in competitive sport again.

Molewa concerned over lack of transformation in biodiversity sector 9 March 2018, 8:31 AM

Environmental Affairs Minister, Edna Molewa, has expressed concern over a lack of transformation in the bio-diversity sector.

Health minister says it will help victims, families with listeriosis litigation 8 March 2018, 9:57 PM

Health Minister Aaron Motsoaledi on Thursday said his department would assist victims of listeriosis and their families with data to institute litigation against companies found to have sold food contaminated with a deadly listeriosis strain. “Those members of community who want to litigate, we will give all the information, we will give them all the […]