Nurse strangled his doctor girlfriend after thinking she gave him Covid-19

2020-04-03 13:30

An Italian nurse has been accused of strangling his student doctor girlfriend.

Precautions to take when you're out on the road during lockdown

2020-04-02 14:00

Citizens venturing out in their cars during the lockdown period will be faced with a different set of circumstances. MasterDrive's Eugene Herbert shares what motorists should be aware of on the roads.

Son posts heartbreaking video after losing his mother to Covid-19

2020-03-30 14:21

Stuart Hamlin, who recently lost his mother to Covid-19, shared a video of himself on Facebook, urging people to take the virus seriously.

Oil plummets to 17-year low as broken market drowns in crude

2020-03-30 11:10

New York crude briefly dipped below $20 a barrel.

World trade rocked by virus sees worst collapse in a generation

2020-03-26 11:09

The Great Recession, the September 11 attacks, the 1973 oil embargo - none of these modern crises constricted trade flows as quickly and as sharply as the Covid-19 disease has.

Eskom: Demand dropped by over 6 000 MW ahead of lockdown

2020-03-25 18:14

Eskom says it does not anticipate load shedding during the lockdown period, in part due to a major drop in demand for electricity.

Spain to extend coronavirus state of emergency until 11 April

2020-03-23 07:29

Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez says his government plans to ask for extension until 11 April over a state of emergency it imposed this month to try and curb the spread of the novel coronavirus.

Italy's toll nears 5 500 as 651 deaths are reported

2020-03-22 20:44

Italy's world-topping toll from the coronavirus pandemic approaches 5 500 after the Mediterranean country reports 651 deaths.

SA man in South Korea about Covid-19: ‘You feel paranoid’

2020-03-20 15:15

YOU spoke to Willem Coetzee*, who teaches English in South Korea’s Yangpyeong County.

Are you at high risk if you have asthma?

2020-03-20 12:03

Like any respiratory virus, Covid-19 might make asthma worse.


Could this century-old vaccine be the answer to Covid-19 pandemic?

2020-04-03 12:30

With the death toll rising and no end in sight to the global coronavirus lockdown, it seems several dark weeks lie ahead.

Jaguar Land Rover hands over vehicles to SA Red Cross to minimise coronavirus spread

2020-03-31 15:52

The latest private sector company to donate services is Jaguar Land Rover South Africa who has made 11 vehicles available to the South African Red Cross Society (SARCS) in order to keep the organisation mobile in its efforts to control and minimise the spread of the disease.

Family opens up about living with Covid-19: ‘At its worst, the virus felt like an extreme level of flu combined with malaria’

2020-03-30 13:58

Charlie and Morning-Star Champion and their children, Nelson and Ana, from Kensington, spoke to YOU about their experience with the coronavirus and the recovering process.

Coronavirus: Spanish MotoGP postponed

2020-03-26 14:02

The Spanish MotoGP due to be staged on May 3 has become the latest sporting casualty of the coronavirus pandemic.

We found the top 15 ingredients on Food24, so we made a cheats shopping list for #SAlockdown

2020-03-26 11:05

These are the most common ingredients across over 25 000 of our recipes - make sure you have them in your cupboard.

My son has respiratory issues – and this is how I’m protecting him during Covid-19

2020-03-25 14:02

*Olwethu is a full-time student and a first-time mom who’s raising her three-year-old son who was born with respiratory issues.

As the coronavirus marvels, emergency wards report shortage of supplies

2020-03-23 07:29

Although many of those who catch Covid-19 do not necessarily need hospitalization, those who develop the most serious symptoms of the respiratory infection can require critical care. With ventilators being limited, deciding on who needs them the most remains hurdle.

With 233 confirmed cases, Iraq moves to total lockdown over coronavirus fears

2020-03-22 19:43

As the number of cases grew with the death toll at 20, Iraq imposes a total nationwide lockdown until 28 March to fight the novel coronavirus.

Microsoft launches global coronavirus tracker

2020-03-20 14:24

If you’re worried about the spread of coronavirus across the globe, Microsoft has developed a new tool to map the spread of Covid-19.

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