Thousands of police promoted countrywide
17:06 (GMT+2), Thu, 18 September 2014
Duane Petrus - 7 524 SAPS members have recently been promoted in various divisions countrywide.
This includes 6 181 constables who have been promoted to the rank of...
Spesialishospitaal vir Bloem in sig
09:28 (GMT+2), Thu, 18 September 2014
Planne is pas bekendgemaak vir die oprigting van ’n nuwe, vrystaande akademiese moederen-kind-spesialishospitaal in Bloemfontein.
Jan Braai encourages you to braai
09:20 (GMT+2), Thu, 18 September 2014
The master of braai, Jan Braai Scannellis, is out and about on the Sparta National Braai Tour, urging all South Africans to celebrate National Braai...
Today in History: 18th September
08:00 (GMT+2), Thu, 18 September 2014
• 1864: The explorer John Speke (37), first White man to reach the origin of the Nile River, kills himself in a shooting accident...
Alarmingly low blood stock levels
15:42 (GMT+2), Wed, 17 September 2014
Traditionally, the month of September is a difficult time at the South African National Blood Service (SANBS) owing to preliminary exams and preparation towards the...
Getting to the heart of the problem
13:51 (GMT+2), Wed, 17 September 2014
A team of researchers at the University of the Free State has become the first to decellularise a primate heart.
Speaking in Bloemfontein, Professor...
FS-Highest in hypertension
11:46 (GMT+2), Wed, 17 September 2014
Free State has the highest percentage rate of people suffering from hypertension in the country.
According to provincial Health MEC Benny Malakoane,...
Today in History: 17th September
08:00 (GMT+2), Wed, 17 September 2014
• 1914: Andrew Fisher becomes Prime Minister of Australia for the third time.
• 1952: "I am an American Day" &...
N8 Road Closure
10:43 (GMT+2), Tue, 16 September 2014
Matthews Setlhare from the police in Mangaung notifies people that the N8-highway at Botshabelo will be closed from 13:00 to 15:00 today as a safety precaution because of...
Matjhabeng says rates hikes above board
08:12 (GMT+2), Tue, 16 September 2014
SABRINA DEAN - The Matjhabeng Local Municipality intends laying to rest an outcry over an alleged illegal tariff increase during a briefing by Eskom and the National...
Today in History: 16th September
08:00 (GMT+2), Tue, 16 September 2014
• 1983: Arnold Schwarzenegger becomes a US citizen.
• 1985: Frontline states call on RSA government to release Mandela and end...
Today in History: 15th September
08:00 (GMT+2), Mon, 15 September 2014
• 1928: Alexander Fleming discovers penicillin.
• 1994: Moslem fundamentalists kidnap & behead 16 citizens in Algeria
Today in History: 14th September
08:00 (GMT+2), Sun, 14 September 2014
• 1652: Jan van Riebeeck visits Robben Island for the first time.
• 1918: The first cases of Spanish Flu, also called 'Great flu' are...
Today in History: 13th September
08:00 (GMT+2), Sat, 13 September 2014
• 1956: IBM introduces the first computer disk storage unit, the RAMAC 305.
• 1985: The World Health Organisation (WHO) declares Aids a...
Today in History: 12th September
08:00 (GMT+2), Fri, 12 September 2014
• 1905: The Victoria Falls Bridge is opened.
• 1960: John F. Kennedy avers he does not speak for the Roman Catholic Church, and neither...