Friday 20 February 2015 15:43
This week Grain South Africa warned that persistent hot and dry weather conditions are threatening food security, not only in South Africa but the Southern African region as a whole.
Thursday 19 February 2015 18:32
Bone-chilling cold in the U.S. Midwest shattered records in Chicago on Thursday, closing schools and starting its trudge eastward to an already frozen Boston and New York.
Monday 16 February 2015 20:31
Residents of the West Coast, in the Western Cape, and parts of the Northern Cape should brace themselves for extremely hot weather, the SA Weather Service said on Monday.
Thursday 5 February 2015 18:56
Taipei's mayor hailed the pilot of a crashed TransAsia Airways plane a hero on Thursday for narrowly avoiding buildings and ditching the stalled aircraft in a river, likely averting a worse disaster.
Wednesday 4 February 2015 08:39
A Taiwanese flight with 58 people aboard clipped a bridge shortly after take-off and landed in a shallow river in the island's capital of Taipei, killing at least 8 people on Wednesday.
Thursday 8 January 2015 06:16
A man has been killed by lightning at Henley on Klip near Vereeniging.
Tuesday 6 January 2015 08:53
Search teams including divers took advantage of a let-up in bad weather on Tuesday to try to reach the wreckage of an Air Asia jet .
Wednesday 4 June 2014 18:20
Winter is here with a cold front moving through the Western Cape and is expected to affect Gauteng, Mpumalanga and Limpopo from Friday through to Sunday.
Wednesday 23 April 2014 19:09
Winter isn’t coming, it is already here with snowfalls on Wednesday in Lesotho and the Eastern Cape.
Sunday 20 April 2014 14:29
South African climbers were safe following an avalanche on Mount Everest, the world's highest mountain, which left at least 13 Nepalese mountain guides dead.
Thursday 27 March 2014 05:59
Aircraft and ships scouring the southern Indian Ocean for wreckage of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 were racing to beat bad weather on Thursday.
Wednesday 26 March 2014 06:19
Dozens of distraught relatives of passengers on a lost Malaysian jetliner clashed with police in Beijing on Tuesday, accusing Malaysia of "delays and deception".
Saturday 22 March 2014 08:20
Weather experts say the recent prolonged rains in South Africa are not irregular and have nothing to do with climate change.
Thursday 13 March 2014 16:14
Heavy rainfall during the first ten days of March has broken records in parts of the country, according to the SA weather service.
Sunday 9 March 2014 11:30
One person has drowned and two are missing after heavy floods hit parts of Limpopo.
Wednesday 26 February 2014 19:31
About 500 people have been left destitute after heavy rains hit the Mamfene area in Jozini in northern KwaZulu-Natal.
Sunday 16 February 2014 15:49
The Cape Town Weather Office says the current heat wave gripping the Western Cape will ease in the Cape Peninsula by Monday.
Monday 3 February 2014 10:30
There is chaos on Johannesburg roads with thousands of commuters being left stranded and motorists being stuck in heavy traffic due rainy weather conditions.
Wednesday 29 January 2014 19:01
Canned fruit farmers in the Western Cape have suffered major losses due to unusual weather.
Saturday 18 January 2014 19:18
Several parts of the country are experiencing a third day of an intense heat wave.