It is ironic that coal fired power plants contribute to climate change which could result in the malfunctioning of the power plants, writes Melanie Verwoerd.
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Far too much money and effort are invested in responding to violence after it occurs, and managing its tragic consequences in a deeply damaged society. Prevention is a much better strategy, write Chandre Gould and Nwabisa Shai.
South Africa is way past due for some introspection, former president Thabo Mbeki said on Thursday evening.
The video that surfaced a few weeks ago has been doing the rounds on social media.
Gauteng police have issued safety tips to women after a husband was arrested for allegedly assaulting his wife on Saturday.
Pope Francis on Saturday urged Latin America's faithful to fight rampant violent crime against women including murder, while holding mass in Trujillo, Peru's largest northern city.
As a result of the staggeringly high rates of violence in South Africa, many of us have been, or will be called upon to support someone we know who has experienced abuse.
Last Sunday evening an injured Mandisa Duma told City Press she had learnt that Mduduzi Manana was trying to reach her family to convince them to drop the charges she had laid against him.
Jordan's lower house of parliament has repealed a 57-year-old law that has protected rapists - which allowed them to marry their victims as a means to avoid punishment. Watch.
In the wake of the brutal murders of Karabo Mokoena, Popi Qwabe and Bongeka Phungula, violent crime against women seems to be on the rise. Until the chronic policing shortages are addressed, there won’t be an improvement.
"Rest in peace has become more popular than our national anthem.
I want to give back to my home and I thank Mr Ramaphosa for letting me know that I have a future in South Africa. Although my future may return back here, I currently feel unwanted.
A local theatre actress and singer is recovering in hospital after she was physically assaulted and was threatened with an axe by a man known to her at the weekend.
Human trafficking is one of South Africa's horrific realities.
Prominent activist Zackie Achmat has publicly defended himself, saying that no survivor of sexual misconduct has ever approached him with allegations of sexual harassment involving Equal Education's co-founder Doron Isaacs.
Rape is a traumatic experience and we have read about many cases where the victims block it out completely. When a woman does come out, we shouldn't act like a mob that condemns her, writes Mbuyiselo Botha.
Political activist Shaka Sisulu may face the music for allegedly assaulting his former partner and the mother of his child, Lerato Sedi.
POWA has released a new video to highlight the harsh realities that abused South African women have to face on a daily basis.
Women experience the world uniquely and that experience is of utmost value. In the face of sexism, this is not the time for us to retreat. We must rather express ourselves more, writes Anneke Scheepers.
Eskom callously refused to provide its workers with the protection and security they should receive, SAFTU general secretary Zwelinzima Vavi said during the funeral of Thembisile Yende.
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