Mental Illness in young children on the rise
11:56 (GMT+2), Fri, 26 September 2014
Mental illness in young children is on the rise. Studies show that the biggest cause of developing depression in childhood is genetic, followed by being exposed to abuse,...
08:13 (GMT+2), Wed, 24 September 2014
Potchefstroom - Erfenisdag kan soveel verskillende betekenisse aan neem soos wat daar verskillende Suid-Afrikaners is.
Skotte sê nee vir onafhanklikheid
09:11 (GMT+2), Fri, 19 September 2014
Cardiff - Die Skotte het tydens 'n geskiedkundige referendum teen 'n onafhanklike Skotland gestem.
Oscar Pistorius verdict: It's a wrap... for now
13:26 (GMT+2), Fri, 12 September 2014
Judge Thokozile Masipa found Paralympian Oscar Pistorius guilty of culpable homicide Friday morning in the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria. This comes after Masipa...
Remembering the beloved Reeva Steenkamp
17:35 (GMT+2), Thu, 11 September 2014
It is referred to as the Valentines Day shooting. The tragic event occurred on the night of February 14 2013 when the 29-year-old South African model and television...
Oscar Pistorius's life and career
15:45 (GMT+2), Thu, 11 September 2014
Oscar Pistorius has dominated world news since that fateful Valentine’s when he shot and killed his model girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp. Before that, however, the...
Oscar Pistorius: The verdict is... (legal analysis)
12:30 (GMT+2), Thu, 11 September 2014
One of South Africa’s most gripping legal wrangles is set to come to an end when Judge Thokozile Masipa delivers her verdict on whether or not Oscar Pistorius is guilty...
Oscar Pistorius trial overview
11:35 (GMT+2), Thu, 11 September 2014
The Oscar Pistorius trial has set numerous precedents in terms of court reporting in South Africa. It has been filled with moments of pure raw emotion, heavy-handed...
Feature: National Commemoration Day
13:32 (GMT+2), Mon, 08 September 2014
Owen Kock Bloemfontein. - Yesterday was National Commemoration Day, a day the South African Police Service commemorated it’sheroes and heroines who passed...
Feature: Assisted suicide
14:04 (GMT+2), Thu, 04 September 2014
A report by the World Health Organisation study released earlier today, says North Korea's suicide rate is among worst in world, with 9,790 suicides in 2012, with roughly...
Feature: Lesotho suspected coup
14:27 (GMT+2), Sat, 30 August 2014
Maseru - The prime minister of Lesotho, Tom Thabane, believes this morning's action by the Lesotho military was in fact a coup attempt.
Plastic toys and the dangers
13:34 (GMT+2), Wed, 27 August 2014
Children are particularly at risk for exposure to the toxic chemicals found in their plastic toys. The liver enzymes of children are not fully developed, which means...
Robin Williams hanged himself with a belt
08:08 (GMT+2), Wed, 13 August 2014
Los Angeles - Oscar winning actor and groundbreaking comedian Robin Williams hanged himself with a belt in his Northern California home after he had sought treatment for...
Kinderregte - wat die media moet weet
13:03 (GMT+2), Tue, 12 August 2014
Maricelle Botha Bloemfontein. - Dit is ‘n feit dat die samelewing weet dat die wet kinders te alle tye beskerm. Ons hoor egter al hoe meer in die media...
National Women's Day Feature
06:00 (GMT+2), Sat, 09 August 2014
The 9th of August is National Women's day and in celebration of the strengths and challenges women have overcome, several initiatives have been put into place in...
Zuma meets US vice president Biden
06:25 (GMT+2), Wed, 06 August 2014
Washington - President Jacob Zuma met United States Vice President Joe Biden in Washington on Tuesday, where the two discussed the situation in the Middle East."We have...
Feature: Mandela Day
12:05 (GMT+2), Mon, 21 July 2014
As it has become custom in South Africa and across the world, 18 July is observed as Mandela Day, in honour of our beloved late President Nelson Mandela, where we are...
Nelson Mandela Legacy Feature
16:00 (GMT+2), Fri, 18 July 2014
Madiba Day today let us all have renewed thoughts on what legacy Nelson Mandela left us all...not just for South Africa but the rest of the world. Owen Kock of OFM News...
Mandela Day Feature
13:27 (GMT+2), Fri, 18 July 2014
Today the World Celebrates Mandela Day, the first without the icon who passed away on the 5th of December last year. Today, Nelson Rholihlahla Mandela would have...
UN calls emergency meeting on Ukraine
07:09 (GMT+2), Fri, 18 July 2014
New York - The UN Security Council will hold an emergency meeting on Friday morning on Ukraine.Britain's UN Mission said on Thursday it requested the meeting and later...
Feature: Aldicarb animal poisoning
14:52 (GMT+2), Thu, 17 July 2014
Aldicarb, a poison also known as “two-step” has widely been used in households to control pests. It was deemed illegal in 2012 but it is still being utilised by criminals...