Gold prices climb to one-week highs, boosted by lower dollar and economic and political uncertainty around the world
Busisiwe Mkhwebane’s foray into economics is embarrassing and without precedent, writes Cathleen Powell
DA stalwart Wilmot James, who is taking a year’s leave of absence, reflects on his time in the party and parliament, and on how the ANC has crushed new thought inside and outside the ruling ...
The Transport Minister is mediating the situation, with rail operators claiming the regulator’s operating charges are exploitative
Mkhwebane has defended her recommendation but says she is willing to hold discussions with those opposing it
'The odds were stacked against me because he had a gun and‚ if I could‚ I would want a rematch'
News sparks concern that this could undermine the 40-year-old international ban on rhino horn trading
SA has earmarked the oceans as a vital area for economic growth but marine research continues to be underfunded
Altogether‚ Ezemvelo sold 1‚183 animals at its 28th annual action at the Hluhluwe-Imfolozi Park — including 10 white rhinos
A group of experts says longer-term trends‚ which tend to be more reliable‚ suggest that the Western Cape is in for a dry spell
The government offers tax incentives for R&D projects, but take-up since 2006 has been slow due to red tape
Five licence applications under review for exploration in the Karoo could succeed under Mineral Resources Minister Mosebenzi Zwane
Judge rules in the landmark case artificially breaching the Mfolozi River is ‘self-serving and a dated perspective’, writes Tony Carnie
The hominin may only be about 250,000 years old (very young), and it has a smaller brain than ours but it seems to be ‘surprisingly like our own’ (very ...
The new information may help other scientists in their quest to find new and better antimalaria drugs
BMI Research says environmentalists need not worry because only major players would be able to develop a shale gas industry, and they are not interested
The exoplanet‚ dubbed Kelt-11b after the telescopes that found it‚ orbits a star 320 light years away and is a gas giant similar to Jupiter and Saturn
Management are worried about running the parks‚ maintaining conservation efforts and fighting poaching, as petrol for patrol cars will also be rationed
R40,000 worth of pesticides didn’t help one farmer, but due to pest-resistant genetically modified crops, commercial production won’t be significantly affected
Conservationists are alarmed by Environmental Affairs Minister Edna Molewa's increasingly dangerous ‘conservation’ proposals, writes Melissa Reitz
‘This is quite a staggering loss for any species to endure’, says Sarah Wild
The Square Kilometre Array project now has half the land it needs to set up its radio-quiet zone
There is significant evidence SA’s legal trade in captive-bred lion trophies is accelerating the slaughter of wild lions, writes Yvonne Fontyn
Professional hunters say a recent ban puts the species at risk, while conservation groups claim more monitoring and research must be done, writes Yvonne Fontyn
Wildlife organisations have united to rescue, heal and rehabilitate the calves left behind in the slaughter, writes Lesley Stones
Researchers on Tuesday described the tiny, multicellular fossils as two types of red algae, one thread-like and the other bulbous, that lived in a shallow ...
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