Today at 11:23, SAST
The union has accepted a wage offer from employers but will continue striking over conditions relating to future pay negotiations.
Aged just 25, Thuthukile Zuma has been bumped up to chief of staff in the telecoms department.
The testimony of Mr X has dealt with the 10 killings leading up to the Marikana massacre of 34 miners. The M&G spoke to their families this week.
Source: Mail & Guardian Online
Today at 11:28, SAST
Efforts to secure a ceasefire between Israel and Hamas are intensifying as the death toll in the 18-day-old conflict passes 800.
Today at 12:29, SAST
There are no survivors from the Air Algerie AH5017 passenger jet that crashed in Mali, says the French President, Francois Hollande.
Today at 05:58, SAST
South Korea's forensic agency says it cannot determine the cause of death for the fugitive tycoon blamed for the recent ferry disaster.
Source: BBC News
Yesterday at 14:43, SAST
[SciDev.Net]Oxford -There are many problems that need to be overcome before the full potential of online learning can be realised for refugees.
Yesterday at 13:21, SAST
[RNW Africa]A Ugandan university student who was trafficked and forced to act in porn films vows to continue with the campaign against human trafficking in spite of threats.
Yesterday at 15:28, SAST
[The Herald]About 3 000 qualified teachers who quit their jobs at the height of economic problems are still stranded after applying for re-employment in the civil service, teachers' unions said yesterday.This comes at a time when the Ministry of ...
Source: All Africa
Today at 12:49, SAST
Pop star Tulisa is found guilty of assaulting a man at a music festival in Essex last year.
Today at 09:30, SAST
Star Wars actor Mark Hamill calls returning to the franchise was an "unexpected gift", and says Harrison Ford is recovering well from his broken ankle.
Yesterday at 19:26, SAST
Fans react angrily after Secret Cinema cancels an immersive screening of Back to The Future with only a couple of hours' notice.
Source: BBC News
Today at 08:58, SAST
[VOA]France has sent a military unit to secure the wreckage of an Air Algerie plane that crashed in Mali on its way from Burkina Faso to Algeria with 116 people on board.
Today at 12:13, SAST
[IPS]United Nations -Despite making important strides in the first dozen years of its existence, the International Criminal Court (ICC) faces a daunting task if it hopes to create a reputation as a truly global institution.
Today at 11:38, SAST
[Fahamu]The debate around Genetically Modified Organisms has been characterized by lack of information and understanding of the complexities around biotechnology. Any state must undertake careful consideration about potential benefits and risks ...
Source: All Africa
May 19 at 20:53, SAST
Roundabout Water Solutions (RWS) is a South African registered non-profit (section 21) company that raises funds for the installation and maintenance of the PlayPump® water pumping system (PlayPumps). Boreholes are identified, tested to ensure ...
Mar 4 at 13:33, SAST
The discovery of how a KwaZulu-Natal woman’s body responded to her HIV infection by making potent antibodies (called broadly neutralising antibodies, because they are able to kill multiple strains of HIV from across the world), has been ...
Mar 3 at 09:34, SAST
Developing a daily hand washing routine, using soap and running water, has been shown to be among the most effective and inexpensive ways to help prevent these common infections. However, despite its life saving potential, many people have yet to ...
Source: The Good News
Yesterday at 12:38, SAST
JOHANNESBURG - A large number of Afrikaners in South Africa may be at risk of contracting Parkinson's disease because of their ancestors, a study by Stellenbosch University has found. "If genetic studies confirm the presence of a founder ...
Yesterday at 10:02, SAST
JOHANNESBURG - A metal jaw, that could soon be making waves in the medical field. Created in a lab, and implanted into patients who’ve lost their lower jaws to cancer, this 3D printed jaw has afforded its receipients a life they were once cut off ...
Yesterday at 09:17, SAST
MUMBAI - Surgeons in Mumbai have removed 232 teeth from the mouth of an Indian teenager in what they believe may be a world-record operation, the hospital said Thursday. Ashik Gavai, 17, sought medical help for a swelling on the right side of his ...
Source: eNews Channel Africa
Today at 12:57, SAST
Lonmin chief executive Ben Magara says that the platinum miner is considering buying Anglo American Platinum's Pandora operation.
Today at 11:16, SAST
Numsa says if a section of the main agreement in the steel and engineering industry is amended, it will only lead to more frequent wage negotiations and employers will ultimately have more disruptions at company level.
Today at 09:41, SAST
Cosatu yesterday launched the second phase of its opposition to e-tolling and is encouraging members of the public to burn bills sent to them by the South African National Roads Agency Limited.
Jul 15 at 12:30, SAST
So that's it for another four years.
Jul 15 at 16:34, SAST
The pressure suffocated those toiling on the grass, the gravity of a World Cup final adding weight to the air like plumbing a great depth in the ocean.
Jul 16 at 12:42, SAST
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May 14 at 21:03, SAST
Creativity could turn unsightly and unhealthy litter into an opportunity for schools to win their share of R60 000 in the annual Collect-a-Can CAN Craze Competition, while also encouraging learners to be more eco-conscious.
May 5 at 11:04, SAST
One South African family will change their home to help change the world Today the Ngewana family launched their public journey of greening their home and lifestyle. Bulelwa Ngewana, the Mother of the family says: We've always had good intentions, ...
Source: The Good News