Today at 17:04, SAST
One of South Africa's most complex mining rights battles has finally been settled by the Constitutional Court.
Today at 16:07, SAST
EFF leader Julius Malema went to the Union Buildings to view the body of Nelson Mandela lying in state.
Today at 15:33, SAST
The department for people with disabilities says using an interpreter at the Nelson Mandela memorial not fully skilled in sign language was a mistake.
Source: Mail & Guardian Online
Today at 20:42, SAST
Bangladesh executes Islamist leader Abdul Kader Mullah, who was convicted of atrocities during the country's 1971 war of independence.
Today at 18:30, SAST
Parties in the Spanish region of Catalonia agree to hold a referendum on independence next year - but the Spanish government vows to block it.
Today at 19:53, SAST
South Africa says it is investigating how a man who used fake sign language at the Mandela memorial was given security clearance.
Source: BBC News
Today at 10:43, SAST
[Leadership]The federal government and the leadership of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) yesterday signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) that will end the over five-month-old face-off between both parties.
Today at 09:09, SAST
[SciDev.Net]The 6th World Science Forum opened in Brazil last week amid the opulent splendour of the municipal theatre in downtown Rio de Janeiro. This was the first time the event had taken place outside its Hungarian homeland.
Today at 05:23, SAST
[AIM]Maputo -The Mozambican government intends to guarantee that all children can enter school and complete a full seven year primary education of good quality, declared Prime Minister Alberto Vaquina on Wednesday.
Source: All Africa
Today at 18:26, SAST
Steve McQueen's 12 Years A Slave joins American Hustle as the frontrunner at this year's Golden Globe awards.
Today at 13:02, SAST
Philosopher and writer AC Grayling chairs the 2014's Man Booker Prize judging panel, featuring an American literature professor as the competition opens up to writers from the United States.
Today at 18:54, SAST
LA-based comedy Episodes, featuring Friends star Matt Le Blanc as a fictional version of himself alongside Stephen Mangan and Tamsin Greig, is commissioned for a fourth series.
Source: BBC News
Today at 16:14, SAST
[Vanguard]Obasanjo's 18 page letter entitled "Before it is too late", dated December 2, 2013.
Today at 12:01, SAST
[Magharebia]Tunis -Tunisian rapper Weld El 15 will spend the next four months in prison, unless he wins the appeal filed by his attorney on Monday (December 9th).
Today at 11:43, SAST
[HRW]On Thursday morning, the photographer Marcus Bleasdale and I went to see the imam of Bossangoa, Central African Republic (CAR), at his home in the Muslim Boro district of the town. The situation in Bossangoa was tense as word spread of heavy ...
Source: All Africa
Dec 4 at 13:46, SAST
South African Hester Klopper was appointed president of the Honor Society of Nursing, Sigma Theta Tau International (STTI), at its 42nd Biennial Convention in Indianapolis in the United States last month.
Dec 3 at 13:37, SAST
The FNB Fund strategy in support of hospice care in South Africa seeks to help ensure that there is sufficient capacity in the South African health care sector to be able to provide everyone with palliative care when required.
Nov 15 at 15:24, SAST
According to AllLife's medical experts, whilst HIV/AIDS remains a global health issue, South Africa has been experiencing an impressive reduction in mortality since the introduction of more generally available Antiretroviral Therapy (ART) treatment ...
Source: The Good News
DRESDEN - German police are touting a new high-tech tool to identify illegal neo-Nazi songs in seconds, dubbed "Nazi Shazam" after popular music identification software. Authorities in the eastern state of Saxony hope to use their brainchild to ...
SAN FRANCISCO - Microsoft Corp has sold more than 2 million
G8 hopes to find dementia cure by 2025
LONDON - Leading countries set a goal ...
Source: eNews Channel Africa
Today at 14:29, SAST
Pick n Pay will donate all profits in its stores on December 15 to charity in honour of former president Nelson Mandela, who will be buried on the day.
Today at 12:24, SAST
Barclays' African unit is equipping tellers with iPads and offering customers mobile apps as the bank tries to win back market share.
Today at 12:15, SAST
Sanlam and short-term insurer Santam will work together in emerging markets as the group expands into the rest of Africa, and Southeast Asia.
Nov 27 at 15:57, SAST
Aiming for Gold explores the role of the First Nations people during the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics.
Nov 27 at 16:50, SAST
Lack of snow hasn't stopped the chances of the Great Britain Freestyle team who practice their skills indoors.
Nov 27 at 12:46, SAST
He's unlikely to break a world record or even win a medal but New Zealand's Blake Skjellerup is likely to generate plenty of headlines if he gets to February's Winter Olympics.
Dec 2 at 12:54, SAST
South African National Parks (SANParks) is to beef up its arsenal in the fight against rhino poaching with the deployment of a Gazelle military helicopter.
Nov 7 at 14:06, SAST
South African Heinrich Badenhorst, a researcher for SARChI (South African Research Chairs Initiative) in Carbon Materials and Technology at the University of Pretoria, has been selected as one of 25 winners by a high ranking jury of international ...
Oct 14 at 14:04, SAST
South African Airways (SAA) and US aerospace giant Boeing are to work together to develop and implement a sustainable aviation biofuel supply chain in southern Africa, a first for the continent.
Source: The Good News