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.
Tuesday 22 April 2014 18:29
Negotiations to end the longest and most costly strike in the platinum mining sector continued at an undisclosed venue for a second day on Tuesday.
Saturday 19 April 2014 11:28
Retired Transvaal Judge Bernard Ngoepe has called on South African universities to scrap the four-year LLB degree, The Saturday Star reports.
Sunday 13 April 2014 14:30
Ronnie Kasrils and former deputy health minister Nozizwe Madlala-Routledge have reportedly asked South Africans to take a stand against fraud and corruption by spoiling their votes.
Wednesday 26 February 2014 08:50
Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan, in his Wednesday budget speech, will have to explain what plans government will implement, from a financial aspect, to take SA forward over the next five years.
Tuesday 25 February 2014 16:29
South Africa is at an increased risk of being directly impacted by tropical cyclones within the next 40 years.
Thursday 13 February 2014 22:20
President Jacob Zuma's State of the Nation Address was a bit more lively than last year's and touched on relevant subjects, analysts said on Thursday.
Wednesday 5 February 2014 19:36
Nelson Mandela's dream of building a Children’s' Hospital in Southern Africa will soon be a reality with a new donation of about R11 million by a private company.
Tuesday 4 February 2014 08:35
Political analyst and senior Wits lecturer, Prof Susan Booysen, says what has just happened with the DA and Agang SA was an amazing political spectacle from seasoned politicians.