Briton survives 15-floor plunge
12:19 (GMT+2), Mon, 17 June 2013
Wellington - A British man who survived a fall from a 15th-storey apartment balcony in New Zealand was "extraordinarily" lucky to be alive, officials said on...
Bloemfontein's Thandora dies
09:34 (GMT+2), Fri, 14 June 2013
This is probably one of the hardest things I have ever written, but covered in blankets and under the touching hands of Gondwana's wildlife team Thandora tragically...
17:24 (GMT+2), Wed, 12 June 2013
Bloemfontein - You Decide, 'n program om drankmisbruik onder minderjariges te voorkom is besig om vrugte af te werp.
Volgens die stigters van die...
Oldest man in history dies at 116
12:22 (GMT+2), Wed, 12 June 2013
A Japanese man recognised as the world's oldest living person, and the oldest man recorded in history, has died aged 116, local officials say.
Kyoto - Jiroemon Kimura...
Comrades: Heat and wind caused more drop-outs
10:11 (GMT+2), Wed, 05 June 2013
Durban - Comrades Marathon race director Johan van Staden says the combination of heat and strong headwinds caused more than 10 percent of the usual number of...
Ou plaashuise spreek van "groen" argitektuur
09:38 (GMT+2), Wed, 05 June 2013
Potchefstroom - Vandag se argitekte moet weer 'n slag kyk na die plaashuise van ouds om werklik te sien hoe 'n "groen" huis moet lyk.
Goggas dalk die oplossing vir kosnood
17:37 (GMT+2), Mon, 03 June 2013
Bloemfontein - Wat van goggas op jou bord vir aandete? Die Verenigde Nasies sê dit is dalk die oplossing vir die wêreld se kosaanvraag.
E Cape alien vegetation project creates jobs
12:29 (GMT+2), Mon, 03 June 2013
A unique project that uses alien vegetation cleared from the Garden Route National Park to produce furniture is gaining momentum.
The project is a partnership between...
Nineteen thousand runners expected at Comrades
08:34 (GMT+2), Sat, 01 June 2013
Durban - The more than 19 000 athletes taking part in the Comrades Marathon, are counting down the hours to the prestigious race.
Organisers say they are expecting...
Tony Leon launches book in PE
12:08 (GMT+2), Tue, 28 May 2013
Former South African ambassador and DA-leader, Tony Leon is in Port Elizabeth today for the launch of his new book, The Accidental Ambassador - From Parliament to...
Painting fetches record price for living artist
14:12 (GMT+2), Wed, 15 May 2013
New York – A 1968 oil painting by German artist Gerhard Richter, 81, has set a new record for the highest auction price achieved for a work by a living artist...
International Family Day commemorated tomorrow
12:26 (GMT+2), Tue, 14 May 2013
Bloemfontein - As the world celebrates International Family Day tomorrow, Families South Africa (Famsa) will paint a wall mural with the community of...
SA short film in line for mini Oscar
16:49 (GMT+2), Mon, 13 May 2013
A South African short film could soon be coming home with a mini-Oscar. "Kanyekanye, which was directed and written by 24-year-old Miklas...
NW Premier congratulates SAMA winner
16:16 (GMT+2), Mon, 13 May 2013
North West Premier Thandi Modise has congratulated South African Music Awards(SAMA) Triple Awards winner and Mmabana Talent Show Product, Khulane "Khuli Chana"...
Bfn-Granny (82) takes off on glider flight
16:55 (GMT+2), Thu, 09 May 2013
Bloemfontein - An 82-year-old granny had her lifelong dream fulfilled when she took off on a glider flight in Bloemfontein.
Enid Greenland, who...
Ian Khama attacked by cheetah
13:48 (GMT+2), Mon, 29 April 2013
Botswana President Ian Khama was attacked by a cheetah last week while visiting a military base, local media reported Monday.
The president of the southern African...
Landmark operation at Netcare Garden City
17:57 (GMT+2), Thu, 25 April 2013
Johannesburg - A landmark procedure will be performed in the Netcare Garden City Hospital tonight, when the same doctor who last year operated on burn-victim Pippie...
Cradock het weer vrylopende leeus na 130 jaar
14:24 (GMT+2), Thu, 25 April 2013
Cradock - Drie leeus is in die Bergkwagga Nasionale Park buite Cradock vrygelaat.
Parkbestuurder, Megan Taplin, sê die twee mannetjies en die wyfie is die...
Thandora finally free
15:44 (GMT+2), Tue, 23 April 2013
Mossel bay - Emotions ran high at Gondwana Game Reserve outside Mossel Bay yesterday where Thandora the elephant was finally released into the reserve.
She spent 23...
First annual Go Diaper Free Week
14:21 (GMT+2), Mon, 22 April 2013
The first annual Go Diaper Free! Week starts today. Spearheaded by Andrea Olson, author of EC Simplified: Infant Potty Training Made Easy, the event is an effort to raise...
Engeland gaan sirkusdiere verbied
17:50 (GMT+2), Tue, 16 April 2013
Sirkusse in Engeland sal vanaf Desember 2015 verbied word om wilde diere in hul vertonings te gebruik.
Landbouminister David Heath sê die twee...