08:42 (GMT+2) Fri, 14 Dec 2018
Diabetes starts to shrink the brain in middle-age and causes accelerated mental decline in retirement, research suggests.Scientists found elderly people with type 2 diabetes experienced a significant decline in memory and verbal fluency over a five-y
08:45 (GMT+2) Thu, 13 Dec 2018
The gap between the most expensive fuel and the cheapest is staggering with motorists in Hong Kong paying $2.06 more for a litre of petrol than those driving Venezuela.The difference in prices are due to the various taxes imposed by governments and s
08:27 (GMT+2) Wed, 12 Dec 2018
Death claims worth R1.13bn were found to be irregular and, therefore, not paid out in 2017, according to The Association for Savings and Investment South Africa (Asisa).About 31% of all fraudulent and dishonest claims were detected in KwaZulu-Natal,
08:46 (GMT+2) Tue, 11 Dec 2018
As we're heading into the festive season, you're probably getting the house ready for the celebrations, writing up shopping lists and planning for guests – but bear in mind that some of them might suffer from allergies.The human body
08:38 (GMT+2) Tue, 11 Dec 2018
CareerJunction, SA's online job portal has released its 2018 Salary Review Report, which reveals the average salary across the country's 10 most popular sectors.The 10 sectors identified in the report are based on which jobs recruiters sear
08:31 (GMT+2) Mon, 10 Dec 2018
South Africans are set to spend over R200bn this festive season, with an average of nearly R6 000 each, a recent survey has found.This is more than a third of the average South African's take-home pay, according to BankServ Africa's latest
09:09 (GMT+2) Thu, 06 Dec 2018
Water restrictions in the City of Cape Town did little to reduce water consumption, a major study by Stellenbosch University (SU) and the University of Cape Town (UCT) found. In fact, those restrictions led to a small increase in the amount of w
10:15 (GMT+2) Tue, 04 Dec 2018
New report into global wage trends also finds that, globally, women continue to be paid about 20% less than menSouth Africa has the highest wage inequality in the world, according to a new study by the International Labour Organisation (ILO) into hou
08:47 (GMT+2) Mon, 03 Dec 2018
Date-rape drugs are slipped into drinks and later victims can’t recall what happened. Picture: Etienne Creux/ African News Agency/(ANA)Cape Town - Drug-facilitated rape is one of the most violating of abuse crimes yet many perpetrators go unpun
08:33 (GMT+2) Fri, 30 Nov 2018
Spanking, or, as it’s formally known, “corporal punishment”, has been much in the news of late. Out on the presidential campaign trail there was Senator Ted Cruz’s revelation that "If my daughter Catherine, the five-

In the wake of this week’s evidence at the trial of Nigerian televangelist Timothy Omotoso. Experts have raised concerns that Cheryl Zondi’s treatment (cross examination)could discourage rape victims from coming forward.