The body of a 14 year old boy who went missing last Sunday while swimming at Zinkwazi Beach in Kwazulu Natal has been found at Black Rock Beach.
The persistent heatwave that is being felt in many parts of the country has little impact on wild animals. This is according to the National Zoological Gardens in Pretoria which houses about 6 000 animals.
The heat wave conditions in large parts of the country's interior will persist on Thursday and are only expected to ease on Friday.
African Farmers Association of South Africa Chairperson in Limpopo, Tshianeo Mathidi, says the recent heatwave in the province has negatively affected their produces
Millions of teenagers seeking their 15 seconds of fame are flocking to TikTok but many of their parents are only now learning about the express-yourself video app, often to their dismay.
Indonesian authorities warned on Wednesday of "extreme weather and high waves" around the erupting Anak Krakatau volcano, urging people to stay away from the coast.
Johannesburg Emergency Services has urged residents to avoid direct exposure to the sun to minimise the impact of a heat wave that is ravaging the city.
The Moqhaka Municipality in the Free State has started to implements water restrictions in Viljoenskroon and Rammolutsi.
Following his return from the International Space Station (ISS), German astronaut Alexander Gerst appealed for continued international cooperation in space.
Scientists have discovered the most distant object known in our solar system, so remote and unusual they chose the nickname “Farout”.
A NASA spacecraft is hurtling toward a historic New Year's Day flyby of the most distant planetary object ever studied, a frozen relic of the early solar system called Ultima Thule.
A SpaceX rocket carrying a U.S. military navigation satellite blasted off from Florida’s Cape Canaveral on Sunday, marking the space transportation company’s first national security space mission for the United States. The Falcon 9 rocket carrying a roughly $500 million GPS satellite built by Lockheed Martin Corp (LMT.N) lifted off from Cape Canaveral at 8:51 […]
Four Sub Ant artic seals and one Ant arctic seal have been released back into the ocean after been rescued by the Stranded Marine Animal Rescue Team (SMART).
A young environmental activist made waves at the recent COP24 climate change conference in Poland.
The family of a gravely ill man who needs treatment for Extreme Drug Resistant (XDR) TB, is accusing the Robert Sobukwe Hospital in Kimberley of negligence.
More than 200 people from across the United States have fallen ill, 84 of them hospitalized, from an ongoing salmonella outbreak linked to raw turkey products.
A tsunami following a volcanic eruption killed 62 people and injured hundreds more as it slammed without warning into tourist beaches around Indonesia's Sunda Strait Saturday night.
Elon Musk's SpaceX scrapped Saturday's launch of a long-delayed navigation satellite for the US military due to strong upper level winds.
Water and Sanitation Minister Gugile Nkwinti says plans are at an advanced stage for the Mzimvubu dam project to get underway.
Among the inspiring stories aired on SABC news this year, is the trials and tribulations of a University of Johannesburg mechanical engineering student.
The giant solar panels mounted on the roof of Budiriro Polyclinic, a public health centre in Harare, bring a smile to the faces of patients, including 40-year-old Alen Tafirei.
Police have arrested a man and a woman after rogue drone operators crippled London's Gatwick Airport for three days by repeatedly flying onto the airfield, sparking a major security response.
Thunderstorms forced Elon Musk's SpaceX to postpone Thursday's launch of a navigation satellite for the US military, which was poised to be the rocket company's first national security space mission for the United States and is now targetting a Saturday morning launch.
The US journal Science on Thursday coined as "Breakthrough of the Year" for 2018 new technologies that reveal how DNA cues individual cells to grow through time.
Nine babies have been safely delivered at Jane Furse Hospital in Sekhukhune in Limpopo despite a hail storm causing flooding overnight.
Doubts are growing about whether the world’s emergency stockpile of 300 000 Ebola vaccine doses is enough to control future epidemics as the deadly disease moves out of rural forest areas and into urban mega-cities.
Johnson & Johnson failed to persuade a Missouri trial judge to set aside a July verdict awarding a record $4.69 billion to 22 women who blamed their ovarian cancer on asbestos in the company’s Baby Powder and other talc products. The healthcare company faces thousands of lawsuits over the safety of talc in its Baby […]
Another initiate has died in the Eastern Cape, bringing to 20 the number of dead initiates in the province this summer circumcision season.
Three members of the International Space Station’s crew returned safely to Earth on Thursday, landing in Kazakhstan on a Russian Soyuz craft, NASA reported.
With an Ebola epidemic raging and millions caught in a forgotten "catastrophe “of conflict and hunger, Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) was the most neglected crisis of 2018, according to an annual Thomson Reuters Foundation poll of aid agencies.