Mental illness stigma to be tackled on Friday
18:15 (GMT+2), Thu, 23 October 2014
SABRINA DEAN - Mental illness can present as anything from mild depression to diseases such as schizophrenia or bipolar disorder but sadly the stigma attached to mental...
'Adopt an ECD' aims to assist in poor communities
15:48 (GMT+2), Thu, 23 October 2014
Manstopa municipality in Thabo Mofutsanynane District in the Eastern Free State has been identified to have the most impoverished Early Childhood...
Today in History: 23rd October
08:00 (GMT+2), Thu, 23 October 2014
• 1901: The first motorists' organisation in SA, the Automobile Club of South Africa (called the Royal Automobile Club of SA since 1911), is...
DA demands Macufe budget answers
15:29 (GMT+2), Wed, 22 October 2014
The Democratic Alliance in the Free State wants the Department of Sports, Arts, Culture and Recreation MEC, Mathabo Leeto, to account for her...
Mense se mening oor Oscar Pistorius se vonnis
11:05 (GMT+2), Wed, 22 October 2014
1. Bella Myburgh- Hy moet sommer 15 jaar kry met geen parool nie en behandel word nes ander wat die sele as hy gedoen het, dis net fair
2. Geoff Gladwin - Vir moord...
Geen waterbeperkings in sig
08:14 (GMT+2), Wed, 22 October 2014
’n Maand en ’n half nadat ’n besluit geneem is om waterbeperkings in die Mangaung-metro in te stel, is dit steeds nie gedoen nie...
Today in History: 22nd October
08:00 (GMT+2), Wed, 22 October 2014
• 1879: Thomas Edison perfects carbonized cotton filament light bulb.
• 1978: Schalk J. Botha (73), SA economist, dies in Pretoria....
Today in History: 21st October
08:00 (GMT+2), Tue, 21 October 2014
• 1967: Edward Engenas Lekganyane (first known as Talane Reuben), leader of the Zion Christian Church the Star with large support in urban...
DA Councillors refuse to sign secrecy bill
15:36 (GMT+2), Mon, 20 October 2014
Democratic Alliance councillors at Setsoto Municipality refused to sign a Secrecy Bill that the municipal speaker issued during a council meeting in...
Today in History: 20th October
08:00 (GMT+2), Mon, 20 October 2014
• 1971: The Nepal stock exchange collapses.
• 1975: Supreme Court rules teachers could spank their pupils after warning.
Today in History: 19th October
08:00 (GMT+2), Sun, 19 October 2014
• 1932: Henry Ford gives his 1st radio speech.
• 1960: Martin Luther King Jr. arrested in Atlanta sit-in.
• 1981: Dorothy Fisher,...
SA monitoring Ebola situation closely
09:22 (GMT+2), Sat, 18 October 2014
The South African Department of Health has reiterated that no suspected or confirmed cases of the Ebola virus have been reported in the...
Today in History: 18th October
08:00 (GMT+2), Sat, 18 October 2014
• 1956: Dr Stanley Makhosi Bhebhe, SA theologian and sociologist, is born.
• 1966: The Rand Afrikaans University (RAU), second university...
Private sector controls the economy
16:57 (GMT+2), Fri, 17 October 2014
The real economy is in the hands of private enterprises.
This is according to Thabo Meeko, chairperson of the economic committee in the Free State...
Trompsburg Hospital still not operating
16:12 (GMT+2), Fri, 17 October 2014
The newly constructed Trompsburg Hospital outside Trompsburg in the Free State is still falls under the Department of Public Works.
Today in History: 17th October
08:00 (GMT+2), Fri, 17 October 2014
• 1945: Graca Machel, widow of Samora Machel and third wife of former president Nelson Mandela, is born in Gaza, Mozambique. Her year of birth...
Free State's picture looks grim
09:34 (GMT+2), Thu, 16 October 2014
This is according to acting chairperson of the Fiscal and Financial Commission Bongani Khumalo.
Khumalo said that the province is losing population...
Masilonyana municipality's plans and upgrades
08:50 (GMT+2), Thu, 16 October 2014
Masilonyana municipality has so far spent R21 million to upgrade the water pipeline system.
The municipality’s mayor Steve Koalane said they...
Today in History: 16th October
08:00 (GMT+2), Thu, 16 October 2014
• 1939: Charlotte Makgomo Maxeke, teacher, social worker, politician and founder of the Bantu Women's League of South Africa, dies in...