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Ravaged By Russia War, Ukraine To Miss FIH Hockey Women’s Junior World Cup

Ravaged By Russia War, Ukraine To Miss FIH Hockey Women’s Junior World Cup

Ukraine will not be replaced in the Junior World Cup to be played in South Africa from April 1. Hence, the event will be played with 15 teams.

30 March 2022
Nelson Mandela’s Arrest Warrant Sold As NFT; Shiba Inu Up 5%, Bitcoin 2%

Nelson Mandela’s Arrest Warrant Sold As NFT; Shiba Inu Up 5%, Bitcoin 2%

The arrest warrant of South Africa’s first black president Nelson Mandela auctioned off as NFT to raise funds for the Liliesleaf museum.

29 March 2022

ICC Women's World Cup 2022: How India Can Enter Semifinals After West Indies’ Loss To Pakistan

After losing the first three games, England have made the Women's WC semis qualification scenario more interesting with back-to-back wins.

Omicron Covid-19 Is ‘Mild, Doesn’t Cause Death’, South Africa Data Shows

Omicron Covid-19 Is ‘Mild, Doesn’t Cause Death’, South Africa Data Shows

Omicron Covid-19: A comparative analysis of the infection and the mortality of all four waves confirms that the Omicron did infect a large number of people in...

05 January 2022

Rahul Gandhi Condoles Demise of Desmond Tutu; Terms Him 'Gandhian'

Congress leaders Rahul Gandhi in his condolence message said Desmond Tutu was a champion of the anti-apartheid movement and a Gandhian.

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26 December 2021
Archbishop Desmond Tutu | Looking Back At The Life Of South Africa's Noble Peace Prize-Winning Activist

Archbishop Desmond Tutu | Looking Back At The Life Of South Africa's Noble Peace Prize-Winning Activist

A staunch advocate of Black human rights and retired Anglican Archbishop of Cape Town, Desmond Tutu, died on Sunday at the age of 90.


26 December 2021
PM Modi Condoles Death Of South Africa’s Nobel Prize Winning Activist Desmond Tutu

PM Modi Condoles Death Of South Africa’s Nobel Prize Winning Activist Desmond Tutu

Prime Minister Narendra Modi said Desmond Tutu was a guiding light for countless people globally. Modi said his contribution, and emphasis on human dignity and...


25 December 2021
Omicron Will Spike In India But Cases Will Be Mild, Says South African Doctor Who Identified Variant

Omicron Will Spike In India But Cases Will Be Mild, Says South African Doctor Who Identified Variant

Omicron Covid-19: Dr Angelique Coetzee, who first identified the new variant, said India will see a surge in the cases, but hopefully the majority of the cases...


21 December 2021
Omicron Sweeps Across America, Account For 73% Of New Covid-19 Cases In US

Omicron Sweeps Across America, Account For 73% Of New Covid-19 Cases In US

Omicron Covid-19 cases have spiked up across US with 73 percent of the new cases recorded of the new variant in the country. Omicron is responsible for an...


17 December 2021
South Africa To Give Over 2 Million J&J Vaccines To Other African Nations

South Africa To Give Over 2 Million J&J Vaccines To Other African Nations

President Cyril Ramaphosa made the announcement today. The Covid-19 vaccine doses, that will approximately cost $18 million, will be produced at the Aspen...


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16 December 2021
Omicron Variant: South Africa Develops Indigenous Covid-19 Vaccine

Omicron Variant: South Africa Develops Indigenous Covid-19 Vaccine

South Africa is grappling with the fourth wave of the Covid-19 driven by the Omicron variant. The country is pushing for more vaccinations — and for its own...


14 December 2021
Covid-19: Pfizer Vaccine Not Effective Against Omicron Like Delta, Finds South Africa Analysis

Covid-19: Pfizer Vaccine Not Effective Against Omicron Like Delta, Finds South Africa Analysis

Covid-19 Omicron variant was first detected in South Africa. The large-scale analysis of Pfizer vaccine effectiveness seems to support early indications that...


11 December 2021
Omicron Covid-19 Variant Milder Than Delta: South African Doctors

Omicron Covid-19 Variant Milder Than Delta: South African Doctors

Omicron Covid-19 variant is causing milder infection than delta, even if it seems to be spreading faster, the South African doctors suspect. They said most of...


04 December 2021
Omicron: South Africa Caught In Quagmire Amid Case Surge

Omicron: South Africa Caught In Quagmire Amid Case Surge

Omicron Covid-19 new variant has come with a spike in cases, but it remains to be seen how much it will affect South African hospitals. New Covid-19 infections...


03 December 2021
Omicron: WHO Expert Team In South Africa Amid Infection Spike

Omicron: WHO Expert Team In South Africa Amid Infection Spike

Omicron Covid-19 new variant was first detected in South Africa nearly a week ago, while the country is now witnessing a surge in the infections. The Omicron...


02 December 2021
Omicron Covid-19 Variant: The Countries Which Have Closed Their Borders

Omicron Covid-19 Variant: The Countries Which Have Closed Their Borders

With Omicron Covid-19 variant emergence, many countries have put restrictions on travel to the ‘high risk’ southern Africa countries, and are now closing...


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01 December 2021
Omicron Covid-19 Variant May Have Been In Europe Before South Africa

Omicron Covid-19 Variant May Have Been In Europe Before South Africa

Omicron Covid-19 variant: the Netherlands' RIVM health institute disclosed that patient samples dating from November 19 and 23 were found to contain it. It was...


01 December 2021
Omicron Covid-19 Scare: Japan Begins Booster Vaccinations

Omicron Covid-19 Scare: Japan Begins Booster Vaccinations

Japan's initial vaccination drive kicked off in mid-February. Some medical workers who received jabs more than nine months ago are now eager to get additional...


30 November 2021
7 People Came From South Africa To Thane In Last Fortnight; 4 Tested Negative For Coronavirus, Results Of 3 Awaited, Says Official

7 People Came From South Africa To Thane In Last Fortnight; 4 Tested Negative For Coronavirus, Results Of 3 Awaited, Says Official

The World Health Organisation (WHO) on Monday warned that the global risk from the Omicron variant is “very high” based on the early evidence, saying the...


28 November 2021
Omicron Covid-19 Variant: South Africans Fear More Than Renewed Restrictions

Omicron Covid-19 Variant: South Africans Fear More Than Renewed Restrictions

Omicron Covid-19 variant: about which the entire is worried, was first detected in South Africa. Many countries have imposed travel bans. In South Africa...


28 November 2021
Omicron: Italy, Germany Report Cases Of New Covid-19 Variant

Omicron: Italy, Germany Report Cases Of New Covid-19 Variant

Italy's health ministry is urging all regions to increase its tracing of the virus and sequencing to detect cases of the new variant first identified in South...


28 November 2021
What Is Omicron: All You Need To Know About The New Coronavirus Strain

What Is Omicron: All You Need To Know About The New Coronavirus Strain

After the detrimental Delta variant which took the world by storm in the second wave of Covid-19, ‘Omicron’ recently has been declared as the latest...


28 November 2021
Covid-19: Experts' Take On Omicron And Possibility Of  Third Wave In India

Covid-19: Experts' Take On Omicron And Possibility Of Third Wave In India

Though the health experts and scientists in India have advised caution yet they feel that the current immune profile of the majority of the population in...


27 November 2021
Covid-19 Omicron Variant: South Africa Decries 'Draconian' Travel Bans

Covid-19 Omicron Variant: South Africa Decries 'Draconian' Travel Bans

South African health officials said travel bans over the newly discovered 'Omicro'n variant are not yet justified. Meanwhile, there is a "high" risk the...


26 November 2021
New Covid-19 Variant: EU Nations Asked To Stop Air Travel From Southern Africa

New Covid-19 Variant: EU Nations Asked To Stop Air Travel From Southern Africa

The European Union wants its member states to halt air travel with South Africa and several surrounding countries over the emergence of a new Covid-19 variant.


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