Thursday 23 October 2014 06:51
According to religious leaders and academics, leaders of the Roman Catholic Church have failed to address challenges facing believers on the African continent.
Wednesday 22 October 2014 09:36
Head of the School of Economics at Wits University, Professor Jannie Rossouw, says Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene needs to show that government can contain expenditure.
Saturday 18 October 2014 08:04
Continued decline of print circulation, on-going retrenchments, and an increased number of broadcast media are some of the media landscape trends documented in the Wits Journalism report.
Saturday 18 October 2014 08:00
Wits University senior researcher, Glenda Daniels, says the media industry in South Africa is under threat from government and the ruling party.
Thursday 16 October 2014 11:51
More focus needs to be directed towards identifying reasons why learner retention rates continue to drop.
Thursday 4 September 2014 19:39
Gauteng Tourism in partnership with Wits University has launched one of the richest early human ancestor sites on the planet at the Cradle of Humankind.
Thursday 4 September 2014 17:15
A study showing that the influenza vaccination of pregnant HIV-uninfected and infected women is safe and protects the women against confirmed influenza illness; has been published.
Sunday 10 August 2014 18:54
A top Johannesburg Gynaecologist has encouraged men and women to get vaccinated against HPV, a virus which causes cancer.
Thursday 24 July 2014 15:03
A weekly Science & Environmental wrap taking a look at the news highlights from the past week.
Tuesday 22 July 2014 11:45
Wits University scientists are confident that Namibia will win the bid to host the world's largest gamma ray telescope, the Cherenkov Telescope Array (CTA).
Thursday 3 July 2014 19:14
The SABC has been described as an organisation that's capable of setting the benchmark for good journalism in South Africa outside of political and commercial interference.
Monday 23 June 2014 11:51
Group Five has won a contract to construct the Nelson Mandela Children's Hospital in Parktown.
Friday 20 June 2014 20:08
Deputy Dean of the School of Law at Wits University Mtende Mhango says Economic Freedom Fighters leader Julius Malema's right to freedom of expression is protected by the Constitution.
Wednesday 11 June 2014 08:00
Just two days after Grahamstown National Arts Festival closes, the Wits 969 Festival opens with 21 of the Grahamstown National Arts Festival shows chosen from the Main and Fringe stages
Thursday 5 June 2014 11:05
Labour Analyst Terry Bell says that cautious optimism has to be exercised with the presence of Mineral Resources Minister Ngoako Ramatlhodi in the striking miners’ wage negotiations.
Tuesday 13 May 2014 00:06
The South African Democratic Teachers Union spokesperson Nomusa Cembi says that the trade union condemns sexual abuse of learners by teachers.
Monday 12 May 2014 08:23
Wits University’s Vice Chancellor and Principal, Adam Habib, says the Democratic Alliance (DA) has to decide its position on the South African political stage.
Tuesday 6 May 2014 20:11
The South African women's hockey team which won the bronze medal at the Champions Challenge in Scotland on Sunday, has been retained for the Hockey World Cup
Tuesday 6 May 2014 12:47
To help unpack how South Africans vote and why we see the results we do, it is useful to consider a matrix of factors that affect voting decisions and election results, writes Susan Booysen.
Monday 5 May 2014 17:02
The Johannesburg Planetarium says there will be a small meteor shower called the Eta-Aquariids peaking before dawn on Tuesday.