South Africa

Whales’ ‘super groups’ mystify researchers

Whales’ ‘super groups’ mystify researchers

Marine biologists are struggling to figure out why humpback whales, typically solitary creatures, are hanging out in densely packed “super groups” off the coast of South Africa.

Patients with Drug-Resistant TB Getting Discharged from Hospitals in SA

Patients with Drug-Resistant TB Getting Discharged from Hospitals in SA

In a shocking revelation, it has been unveiled that in some cases patients suffering from drug-resistant TB in South Africa have been discharged after it was almost sure that treatment is not working on them.

African Tigerfish’s first video footage

African Tigerfish’s first video footage

Numerous fish are known to sporadically consume flying creatures that are gliding or swimming, yet new footage reveals to one sailing above water to effectively capture its prey.

Scientists filmed African tigerfish catch swallows in flight

Scientists filmed African tigerfish catch swallows in flight

African tigerfish have been shot by scientists on camera getting swallows in flight. A few types of fish are known to eat stationary feathered creatures yet masters say this is the first proof of one catching winged species in flight.

Nelson Mandela Buried at his Ancestral Home in Qulu

Nelson Mandela Buried at his Ancestral Home in Qulu

South Africa's first black president Nelson Mandela was buried at his ancestral home in Qulu on Sunday. The state funeral service saw several activities like military pomp and traditional native rights and army helicopter flying with the nation's flag.

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