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OP-ED: Politicians falling on their...

OP-ED: Politicians falling on their...

Syed Badrul Ahsan

Thu, Jul 1 2021

South Africa’s Jacob Zuma is getting his comeuppance, but he isn’t the first political leader...

South Africa's Zuma gets 15-month jail...

Jacob Zuma gets 15-month jail term

Africa

Tue, Jun 29 2021

The 79-year-old former president is accused of enabling plunder of state coffers during his nearly nine-year...

Bangladeshi-owned shops looted in South...

Bangladeshi-owned shops looted in South...

Africa

Wed, May 26 2021

Over 400 Bangladeshis were murdered in South Africa from 2015-19

Coronavirus: South Africa detects first...

South Africa reports four cases of India...

Africa

Sun, May 9 2021

South Africa is at least the fourth country on the continent to pick up the B.1.617.2 variant, alongside...

Serum Institute refunds South Africa...

SII refunds S Africa for undelivered...

Africa

Fri, Apr 9 2021

South Africa halted plans to roll out the AstraZeneca shot in early February

Study: Pfizer, Moderna vaccines less...

'Pfizer, Moderna vaccines less effective...

Africa

Sun, Mar 14 2021

A silver lining could be that both of the vaccines held up well against the UK Covid-19 variant

Interpol: Fake Covid-19 vaccines seized...

Fake Covid-19 vaccines seized in S Africa,...

World

Thu, Mar 4 2021

They raided the manufacturing premises, resulting in the arrest of some 80 suspects and seized more than...

Researchers: New coronavirus variant...

New coronavirus variant found in

World

Thu, Feb 25 2021

Studies have shown that recently launched coronavirus vaccines are still likely to neutralize the virus...

One in two South Africans infected by...

One in two South Africans infected by...

World

Thu, Feb 18 2021

Samples taken from almost 5,000 blood donors across four South African provinces in January showed that...

South Africa asks India’s Serum Institute...

S Africa asks Serum to take back 1m...

Coronavirus

Tue, Feb 16 2021

SII did not immediately respond to a request for comment

Patient critical after reinfection with...

Patient critical after reinfection with...

Africa

Sat, Feb 13 2021

The 501Y.V2 coronavirus variant emerged late last year in South Africa and immediately provoked alarm...

India backs AstraZeneca shot despite...

India backs AstraZeneca shot

World

Tue, Feb 9 2021

South Africa has put its rollout of vaccine on hold after study showed “disappointing" results...

WHO says don't dismiss AstraZeneca shot...

WHO: Don't dismiss AstraZeneca shot...

World

Tue, Feb 9 2021

South Africa has 1.5 million AstraZeneca vaccine doses, which will expire in April

South Africa puts AstraZeneca vaccinations...

S Africa puts AstraZeneca vaccinations...

Africa

Mon, Feb 8 2021

Prior to widespread circulation of the more contagious variant, the vaccine was showing efficacy of around...

Moderna vaccine effective against UK,...

Moderna vaccine effective against...

World

Mon, Jan 25 2021

But out of caution, the company will test adding a second booster of its vaccine – to make three...

Bangladeshi man beaten to death in South...

BD man beaten to death in S Africa

Africa

Tue, Jan 19 2021

More than 400 Bangladeshis have been murdered in South Africa over the past four years

S Africa rejects UK claims over new...

S Africa rejects UK claims over new...

Africa

Fri, Dec 25 2020

'At present, there is no evidence that the 501.V2 (variant) is more transmissible than the United...

Malan attains highest ever T20 batting...

Malan attains highest T20 rating

Cricket

Wed, Dec 2 2020

The 33-year-old has reached 915 points, the first player to cross the 900-point mark in the format. Australia's...

Malan's hometown heroics help England...

Malan's hometown heroics help England...

Cricket

Sun, Nov 29 2020

The 33-year-old Malan, who was born in England but grew up in the Winelands town and made his first class...

Dragon-like sea creatures wash up on...

Dragon-like sea creatures found on S...

World

Sun, Nov 29 2020

The animals are a type of sea slug whose scientific name is Glaucus atlanticus

S Africa's Ramaphosa faces no-confidence...

S Africa's Ramaphosa faces no-confidence...

Africa

Thu, Nov 26 2020

Ramaphosa's predecessor, Jacob Zuma, survived many no-confidence votes before being ousted by Ramaphosa's...