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Known as the mountaineers of penguin species, Rockhoppers get their name from their ability to climb.

Two Oceans Aquarium welcomes new Northern Rockhopper penguin

Tuesday 24 January 2017 17:02

The Two Oceans Aquarium in Cape Town has welcomed a new member to its Rockhopper Penguin colony.

Two Oceans Aquarium welcomes new Northern Rockhopper penguin

Tuesday 24 January 2017 17:02

The Two Oceans Aquarium in Cape Town has welcomed a new member to its Rockhopper Penguin colony.

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Humans in shelters find comfort in animal companions

Tuesday 24 January 2017 16:17

A look at animal-friendly human shelters in Gauteng where people who are left with nothing have a chance to start again with their four legged friend.

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Cape Town to introduce new water restrictions

Tuesday 24 January 2017 05:38

The City of Cape Town plans to introduce new restrictions amid emptying dams and will take tougher action against residents who contravene restrictions.

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World must not miss early signals of any flu pandemic: WHO

Monday 23 January 2017 14:26

The WHO called on all countries to monitor closely outbreaks of deadly avian influenza in birds and poultry.

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DA laments shock report on Gauteng patient deaths

Monday 23 January 2017 06:31

The Democratic Alliance in Gauteng on Sunday expressed concern at a report that as many as 80 psychiatric patients may have died in Gauteng.

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Conjoined twins successfully separated in Gauteng hospital

Sunday 22 January 2017 07:31

Recently born conjoined twins were successfully separated in a six-hour operation at Netcare Unitas Hospital in Centurion on Saturday.

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Apple files $1 billion lawsuit against chip supplier Qualcomm

Sunday 22 January 2017 07:10

Apple Inc filed a $1 billion lawsuit against supplier Qualcomm Inc on Friday, days after the US government accused the chip maker of resorting to anticompetitive tactics to maintain a monopoly.

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Taps running dry in eThekwini metro

Saturday 21 January 2017 17:16

Taps in various parts of the eThekwini metro have been running dry after the Department of Water and Sanitation ordered Umgeni Water to cut water supply by 15 % .

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Hakskeen Pan floods will benefit speed record attempt

Saturday 21 January 2017 15:36

The recent rains in the Northern Cape have flooded Hakskeen Pan.

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KZN takes chronic medication closer to patients

Saturday 21 January 2017 10:25

The KwaZulu-Natal Health Department has launched a Central Chronic Dispensing and Distribution Programme, aimed at bringing chronic medication closer to patients.

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