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This follows an event on World Aids Day, where the first participants in the HVTN vaccine trial were injected at Verulam, KwaZulu-Natal.

SANAC urges communities to accept HIV positive residents

Sunday 4 December 2016 10:45

The South African National AIDS Council (SANAC) has urged communities to be more accepting of people living with HIV/AIDS.

SANAC urges communities to accept HIV positive residents

Sunday 4 December 2016 10:45

The South African National AIDS Council (SANAC) has urged communities to be more accepting of people living with HIV/AIDS.

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Man drowns on Southern Cape coast

Sunday 4 December 2016 07:26

A 33-year-old man drowned at Witsand on the Southern Cape coast after being caught in a rip current on Saturday afternoon, the National Sea Rescue Institute (NSRI) said.

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Man drowns on Southern Cape coast

Sunday 4 December 2016 07:26

A 33-year-old man drowned at Witsand on the Southern Cape coast after being caught in a rip current on Saturday afternoon, the National Sea Rescue Institute (NSRI) said.

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49 years since world first heart transplant in C Town

Saturday 3 December 2016 20:02

Today marks 49 years that the world's first successful heart transplant was performed by Professor Chris Barnard

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Russian central bank loses $31 million in cyber attack

Saturday 3 December 2016 16:04

Financial regulators around the world have recently urged banks to beef up cyber security in the wake of a string of high-profile heists on banks around the world.

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Motsoaledi promises to support Nelson Mandela Children’s Hospital

Saturday 3 December 2016 08:07

Health Minister Aaron Motsoaledi has promised that his department will continue providing support to the Nelson Mandela Children’s Hospital.

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Ex-drug executive Shkreli congratulates Australian students

Friday 2 December 2016 21:29

Former pharmaceutical executive Martin Shkreli has congratulated a group of Australian students who reproduced the active ingredient for a life-saving, anti-parasitic drug.

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Nelson Mandela Children’s Hospital opens its doors

Friday 2 December 2016 09:00

The Nelson Mandela Children’s Hospital will officially open its doors in Parkview, north of Johannesburg on Friday.

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Stigma a barrier in fight against HIV/Aids

Thursday 1 December 2016 21:09

Stigma and discrimination remain a global challenge in the fight against HIV and Aids.

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Ramaphosa decries new HIV infections

Thursday 1 December 2016 18:08

Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa says new HIV infections are worrying and has called for a collective effort to fight them.

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