Parents struggling to cope after girls die from lightning strike over stormy weekend

2018-10-16 13:50

Police in Mlungisi, near Queenstown in the Eastern Cape, have describe the deaths by lightning of two local girls as a tragedy.

A global beer shortage could be triggered by extreme weather, causing beer prices to skyrocket

2018-10-15 17:40

Rising temperatures and severe drought could hinder the production of barley, creating a global beer shortage and a 16% decline in worldwide beer consumption.

Weather Update: Rain clears up in Gauteng after stormy weekend

2018-10-14 19:18

The weather in Gauteng is expected to be partly cloudy following a weekend of severe storms, heavy rains and flooding across the province.

WATCH: Nepal rescuers retrieve bodies of 9 climbers killed on Mount Gurja

2018-10-14 13:55

The bodies of nine climbers killed on Nepal's Mount Gurja have been retrieved from the mountainside as rescuers tried to piece together what led to the freak accident.

WATCH: Hurricane Michael death toll hits 17, officials say it could rise

2018-10-14 09:13

Three days after the devastating passage of Hurricane Michael, search teams in Florida pressed their hunt for victims into hard-to-reach areas.

Weather Update: Warm but wet weekend ahead for most of SA

2018-10-12 19:51

Warm weather and light rain has been predicted for most of SA but thundershowers are expected in the east on Saturday.

6 weather-related myths about flying that you should stop believing

2018-10-12 09:01

It's easy to assume that the most dangerous part of flying is bad weather. But this isn't entirely the case.

WATCH: 'Unimaginable destruction': Hurricane Michael smashes rows of houses

2018-10-12 05:33

Daylight is yielding scenes of rows upon rows of homes smashed to pieces by Hurricane Michael in Florida.

WATCH: Smashed cars, strewn furniture and mud everywhere after Majorca floods

2018-10-11 10:51

Mangled vehicles, wet mattresses, rubble, trees torn right out from their roots and mud everywhere: Sant Llorenc des Cardassar is in disarray after flash floods hit the Spanish holiday island of Majorca.

Weather Update: Cool weather and rain for the south and west as cold front approaches

2018-10-10 19:00

A cold front is approaching SA's western and southern coastline, bringing with it light rain and cool weather on Thursday.

 

Weather Update: The north starts to warm up after stormy weekend

2018-10-15 19:19

Brighter days are ahead for Gauteng, following a weekend of stormy weather, as temperatures in the north increase on Tuesday.

'No one reported missing' – Tshwane EMS on suspected drownings in Apies River

2018-10-14 22:08

The Tshwane Emergency Services cannot confirm whether two people had drowned in the Apies River because no missing persons have been reported.

'Zombie' storm Leslie smashes into Portugal, Spain

2018-10-14 17:57

Storms packing nearly 180km/h winds have hit Portugal, leaving hundreds of thousands of people without power before carrying heavy rain on into Spain, authorities have said.

UPDATE: Storms continue to lash Gauteng, thunderstorms threaten in other areas

2018-10-14 11:27

Storms have continued relentlessly across Gauteng and are brewing in other parts of the country, the SA Weather Service has said.

SEE: Hail, flooding, strong winds batter Gauteng

2018-10-13 23:14

Extremely severe weather conditions have lashed parts of Gauteng, with cars being caught up in flash floods and roads blocked by hail.

US girl dies when Hurricane Michael sends carport leg through roof

2018-10-12 09:46

Authorities say Hurricane Michael's powerful winds lifted the portable structure high into the air and slammed it back down on the house.

WATCH: Top 5 world news videos today

2018-10-12 05:38

Watch our playlist of the five most talked about videos today, October 12, 2018.

Weather Update: Rainfall in the southern and eastern parts of SA

2018-10-11 19:13

Rain has been predicted for the southern and eastern parts of the country as the cold front that hit SA on Thursday makes its way over the region on Friday.

WATCH: Top 5 world news videos today

2018-10-11 05:40

Watch our playlist of the five most talked about videos today, October 11, 2018.

Weather Update: Mild to hot day, with showers in parts of the east

2018-10-09 19:23

Most of the country is expected to experience a cool start to the morning, with rising temperatures by the afternoon.

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