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Heavy storms have severely affected Lichtenburg and surrounding areas in the North West.

Heavy rains expected to continue in Joburg

Friday 4 September 2015 09:50

Disaster management monitoring teams have been dispatched to areas likely to be affected by rain and flooding in Johannesburg.

Heavy rains expected to continue in Joburg

Friday 4 September 2015 09:50

Disaster management monitoring teams have been dispatched to areas likely to be affected by rain and flooding in Johannesburg.

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New mutant apple discovered in W Cape

Thursday 3 September 2015 17:10

The country's biggest apple distributor could soon be placing a more superior fruit on the market, following the discovery of a new mutant apple.

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Science wrap September 3, 2015

Thursday 3 September 2015 15:05

This week on the Science Wrap, we look at how young people are coming up with scientific solutions to socioeconomic problems

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Prioritise nature conservation, urged Climate Justice

Thursday 3 September 2015 13:52

Twenty one cyclists participating in the We Have Faith Pan-African Campaign for Climate Justice call on communities to prioritise nature conservation.

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Pharmaceutical sector faces shortage of professionals

Wednesday 2 September 2015 17:56

The shortage of pharmacists remains the biggest challenge facing the pharmacy sector in South Africa today.

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Govt committed to cost effective nuclear plan: Joemat-Pettersson

Tuesday 1 September 2015 18:55

The Minister of Energy Tina Joemat-Pettersson has stressed that government is committed to a thorough and cost-benefit analysis should it enter into an affordable nuclear agreement.

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Hurricane Fred forms, flooding in South Carolina from Erika's remnants

Tuesday 1 September 2015 06:57

Hurricane Fred strengthened on Monday in the eastern Atlantic as it approached the Cape Verde islands .

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Google, Sanofi team up to improve diabetes care

Monday 31 August 2015 20:13

Google Inc and French drugmaker Sanofi SA said they will partner to develop tools to improve the management and treatment of diabetes.

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Hawks probe use of surveillance machines in crime

Monday 31 August 2015 10:35

South Africa is battling a huge security threat with high-technology spy gadgets which have found themselves in the wrong hands.

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KZN researchers concerned about no testing for TB   

Sunday 30 August 2015 20:51

TB researchers in KwaZulu-Natal have expressed concern that many people are still not tested for the disease.

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