The Thorn Birds-outeur sterf
09:42 (GMT+2), Fri, 30 January 2015
Die Australiese outeur Colleen McCullough, wat die gewilde roman The Thorn Birds geskryf het, is op die ouderdom van 77 na 'n lang siekbed oorlede.
Dippy die dinosourus tree af
09:23 (GMT+2), Thu, 29 January 2015
Londen - 'n Lewensgrootte vormafdruk van 'n dinosaurus, wat 'n ereplek in die voorportaal van die Museum vir Natuurgeskiedenis in Londen gehad het, sal na 109 jaar...
World Leprosy Day marked
12:28 (GMT+2), Tue, 27 January 2015
Bloemfontein - Today marks World Leprosy Day and although it is still viewed as an ancient disease leprosy affects over 200 000 people worldwide.
Prince Andrew sex case claim denied
07:21 (GMT+2), Sat, 03 January 2015
Buckingham Palace has denied "any suggestion of impropriety with underage minors" by Prince Andrew, after he was named in US court papers.A woman named him in documents...
Official funeral for Motsoaledi
09:26 (GMT+2), Wed, 31 December 2014
Johannesburg - President Jacob Zuma has declared a special provincial official funeral for Caroline Motsoaledi, the wife of Rivonia treason trialist Elias Motsoaledi, the...
GOTG book tells story of the hearts of people
16:12 (GMT+2), Wed, 26 November 2014
Johannesburg - Shafiq Morton’s book, 'Imtiaz Sooliman and the Gift of the Givers', is a testimony of South African people, the ubuntu spirit, the hearts of people, their...
Has the imagination disappeared from Lego?
11:42 (GMT+2), Wed, 26 November 2014
London - The Brick 2014 show for Lego enthusiasts is about to take place in London, but critics say the toy has become less creative, with too many specialised pieces and...
Ds. Wollie se beurtkragdiens
16:19 (GMT+2), Tue, 25 November 2014
Bloemfontein - Ds. Wollie Grobler is ‘bekommerd’ dat hy eersdaags op straat lastig geval gaan word om hulp te verleen aan die elektrisiteitlose massas wat deurloop onder...
Recharge your smartphone in just a few seconds
11:51 (GMT+2), Tue, 25 November 2014
Tel Aviv - An Israeli company says it has developed technology that can charge a mobile phone in a few seconds and an electric car in minutes, advances that could...
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.