World Prematurity Day today
12:10 (GMT+2), Mon, 17 November 2014
Potchefstroom - Today is World Prematurity Day, aimed at raising awareness around the issue of premature births.
"Tractor Girl" heading to South Pole
09:32 (GMT+2), Wed, 12 November 2014
Cape Town - After driving a tractor the length of Africa, Dutch adventurer Manon "Tractor Girl" Ossevoort is setting out to fulfil a decade-long dream of chugging her way...
How the tortoise's ribs got embedded in its shell
13:51 (GMT+2), Fri, 07 November 2014
Johannesburg - Through the careful study of modern and early fossil tortoise, researchers now have a better understanding of how tortoises breathe and the evolutionary...
Linee official funeral request received
12:38 (GMT+2), Fri, 07 November 2014
Pretoria - A request for an official provincial funeral for former Springbok and Western Province rugby player Tinus Linee has been received, the presidency said on...
Life on the street is 'dangerous'
12:09 (GMT+2), Fri, 07 November 2014
Bloemfontein - The story of a 29-year-old Ladybrand man, who once lived on the streets, has had a happy ending.
Fietsryers samel geld in vir kinders met diabetes
14:40 (GMT+2), Thu, 06 November 2014
Johannesburg - Ter herdenking van Wêreld Diabetes-dag, pak 16 fietsryers vandag ‘n 1600km tog van Johannesburg na Kaapstad aan om die land bewus te maak van diabetes,...
South African girl becomes viral superstar
14:25 (GMT+2), Tue, 04 November 2014
Cape Town – A mesmerising performance by singer and songwriter Alice Phoebe Lou on TEDx Berlin has caused quite a buzz on the internet.
Naked man crashes into workshop
05:28 (GMT+2), Tue, 04 November 2014
Pinetown - A naked driver crashed his car into a workshop in Pinetown, KwaZulu-Natal on Monday, paramedics said.
Mine drainage treatment threatens sanctuary
11:11 (GMT+2), Sat, 01 November 2014
Johannesburg - A proposed acid mine drainage (AMD) treatment facility could threaten an internationally-protected wetland near Nigel, east of Johannesburg, The Saturday...
Google aiming to diagnose diseases quicker
12:16 (GMT+2), Wed, 29 October 2014
San Francisco - Google is aiming to diagnose cancers, impending heart attacks or strokes and other diseases, at a much earlier stage than is currently possible.
Kiewiet eet kaas uit Fichardtparkman se hande
14:24 (GMT+2), Fri, 24 October 2014
Bloemfontein - Na ‘n berig in Bloemfontein Courant vandeesweek oor ‘n Kapenaar wat hom ontferm het oor ‘n Kiewiet-nes met eiers en later ook ‘n kuiken wat uitgebroei het,...
Matrikulante is in die pylvak
16:43 (GMT+2), Wed, 22 October 2014
Bloemfontein - Daar is slegs vier dae oor voordat matrikulante in sentraal Suid-Afrika hul kennis en ink kan inspan wanneer die nasionale seniorsertifikaat-eksamen...
Natuurrampe 'eis minder mense in 2013'
08:39 (GMT+2), Fri, 17 October 2014
Genéve - Natuurrampe het in 2013 minder as 22 500 lewens geëis teenoor die gemiddeld van byna 100 000 die afgelope dekade, het die Internasionale Rooi Kruis in sy...
Jessy the Labrador therapist
15:43 (GMT+2), Wed, 15 October 2014
Bloemfontein - Martie du Plessis School in Bloemfontein has employed a new occupational therapist.
Three killed in Vereeniging accident
10:49 (GMT+2), Sun, 05 October 2014
Vereeniging - Three people were killed in a collision between a car and truck in Vereeniging, paramedics said on Sunday.