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The South African Medical Association says safer working conditions are necessary for the profession.
The South African Medical Association says safer working conditions are necessary for the profession. ( )

SA doctors working in dangerous conditions: SAMA

The South African Medical Association says South African doctors are working in increasingly dangerous conditions.

Libya were originally scheduled to hold the Nations Cup in 2013 but because of the civil war swapped with 2017 hosts South Africa.
Libya stripped of right to host 2017 Nations Cup
Saturday 23 August 2014 18:44
Twelve dead, 36 000 homeless in Niger flooding
Saturday 23 August 2014 18:32
Libya were originally scheduled to hold the Nations Cup in 2013 but because of the civil war swapped with 2017 hosts South Africa.
Libya stripped of right to host 2017 Nations Cup
Saturday 23 August 2014 18:44
Twelve dead, 36 000 homeless in Niger flooding
Saturday 23 August 2014 18:32
Rosberg beats Hamilton to pole in Belgium
Saturday 23 August 2014 17:13
Egypt calls for Gaza ceasefire as fighting rages
Saturday 23 August 2014 16:04

South Africa

Crimes against children, women still a problem: Phiyega  

Saturday 23 August 2014 17:04

National Police Commissioner Riyah Phiyega says crimes perpetuated against children, women and the elderly remain a problem in the country.

Africa

Twelve dead, 36 000 homeless in Niger flooding

Saturday 23 August 2014 18:32

At least 12 people have been killed and more than 36 000 made homeless in Niger due to flooding caused by heavy seasonal rainfall, the government said.

World

Suicide attacks kill at least 17 in Iraq after mosque shooting

Saturday 23 August 2014 19:11

Two suicide bombers in Iraq killed at least 17 people in apparent revenge attacks after an assault on a Sunni mosque deepened sectarian conflict.

Politics

Ronald Lamola is currently contesting the position of the ANCYL presidency
Youth urged to elect committed leaders: Lamola

Saturday 23 August 2014 18:21

Former African National Congress Youth League (ANCYL) Deputy President Ronald Lamola has urged young people in Mbombela, Mpumalanga, to elect leaders who will work for the organisation.

Business

French economy minister says austerity measures sapping growth

Saturday 23 August 2014 14:49

Austerity measures being pursued by France and elsewhere in the euro zone are quashing growth, French Economy Minister Arnaud Montebourg was quoted saying on Saturday.

Science

Iceland raises volcano warning level to highest red after eruption

Saturday 23 August 2014 19:03

A small volcanic eruption has occurred under Iceland's Dyngjujokull glacier, prompting authorities to raise the warning code for aviation to red, the highest level.

Lifestyle

Nontando Ngidi says curves are African women's greatest assets.
C-Square to showcase 'curvaceous' clothing line

Saturday 23 August 2014 10:25

Clothing company C-Square aims to celebrate the African woman's body through the establishment of a clothing line called “The Curvaceous African Woman”.

Sport

Libya were originally scheduled to hold the Nations Cup in 2013 but because of the civil war swapped with 2017 hosts South Africa.
Libya stripped of right to host 2017 Nations Cup

Saturday 23 August 2014 18:44

Libya have been removed as hosts of the 2017 African Nations Cup finals as ongoing fighting in the country delays plans to build new stadiums for the 16-team tournament.

Opinion

The striatum acts as hub for multisensory integration

Saturday 23 August 2014 14:32

A new study from Karolinska Institutet in Sweden provides insight on how the brain processes external input such as touch, vision or sound.

2014 FIFA World Cup

The 2014 FIFA World Cup took place in Brazil from 12 June to 13 July 2014. Catch some of the highlights of the tournament here.

Rivonia Trial Anniversary

The Rivonia Trial, during which ten leaders of the ANC were tried for 221 acts of sabotage, took place between 1963 and 1964. The trialists were arrested at Liliesleaf Farm in Rivonia, Jhb.

National Days 2014

All the latest news on Women’s Day.

Celebrating 20 yrs of freedom

South Africa was freed from the shackles of apartheid and the first democratic elections were held in 1994. A journey of freedom is documented in this special feature.

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