- Businessinsider.co.za | SpaceX's first space tourists have returned to Earth, splashing down inside the Crew Dragon spaceshipon September 19, 2021 at 8:35 am
SpaceX's Inspiration4 mission, a spaceship filled with tourists, has survived a high-speed plummet through Earth's atmosphere and returned home.
- News24.com | France accuses Australia, US of 'lying' in escalating crisison September 19, 2021 at 8:30 am
France on Saturday accused Australia and the United States of lying over a ruptured Australian contract to buy French submarines, warning a grave crisis was underway between the allies.
- Businessinsider.co.za | Drones to make waves in research with a new way to figure out why southern right whales are disappearingon September 19, 2021 at 8:19 am
Thanks to climate change, whales numbers are declining. Drones are here to help solve the mystery.
- News24.com | 'Person of interest' in YouTuber disappearance case has been missing for days, says familyon September 19, 2021 at 8:09 am
Brian Laundrie, the fiancé and person of interest in the case of the disappearance of Gabrielle Petito, has reportedly gone missing.
- News24.com | Prisoners, newcomers, spoilers: Russia election candidateson September 19, 2021 at 7:08 am
Russia's three-day parliamentary and local elections close on Sunday, with most Kremlin critics banned from running and the ruling United Russia party expected to retain its majority.
- Businessinsider.co.za | Rescuers found 2 shipwrecked children clinging to dead mom - she drank her urine to breastfeed themon September 18, 2021 at 7:20 pm
Mariely Chacón's kids, aged 2 and 6, were found after their boat capsized, casting them adrift at the sea for days. She died hours before rescuers arrived.
- Businessinsider.co.za | Anti-vaxx mother and daughter contracted Covid-19 and died 2 weeks apart on the same hospital wardon September 18, 2021 at 5:11 pm
Sammie-Jo Forde, 32, and Heather Maddern, 55, from Northern Ireland, died within two weeks of each other after refusing the Covid-19 vaccine.
- Businessinsider.co.za | Wealthy 'psychopath' who killed his best friend, once went into hiding, disguised as a mute womanon September 18, 2021 at 5:11 pm
Millionaire Robert Durst was convicted of murdering Susan Berman, who prosecutors said helped him cover up his wife Kathie McCormack's disappearance.
- News24.com | Notre-Dame's restoration ready to start as safety work completedon September 18, 2021 at 3:19 pm
Work to shore up the Notre-Dame de Paris has been finished, allowing restoration to start at the cathedral two years after a fire destroyed the attic and sent its spire crashing through the vaults below, officials said on Saturday.
- Businessinsider.co.za | FDA's expert panel backs Covid-19 booster shots for adults 65+ and those at high risk of severe diseaseon September 18, 2021 at 2:13 pm
A panel of experts recommended booster shots, but only for older adults and others who are at the greatest risk from the pandemic.
- Businessinsider.co.za | Viral post alleged US airline kicked 'hyperventilating' asthmatic child, 2, off plane over mask ruleson September 18, 2021 at 2:13 pm
A post alleged American Airlines kicked an asthmatic child off a plane for not masking. The company said they were not made aware of breathing issues.
- News24.com | At least two dead in blasts 'targeting Taliban vehicles' in Afghanistan's Jalalabadon September 18, 2021 at 2:00 pm
At least two people were killed and 19 more were wounded in separate explosions in the eastern Afghan city of Jalalabad on Saturday, according to a health official and local media.
- Businessinsider.co.za | SpaceX's Inspiration4 crew members take call from Tom Cruise while soaring kilometres above the Earthon September 18, 2021 at 11:50 am
Inspiration4 crew's chat with Tom Cruise followed a discussion with SpaceX CEO Elon Musk and patients at St. Jude Children's hospital.
- Businessinsider.co.za | Britain may revert back to imperial system as part of plans to 'capitalise on new Brexit freedoms'on September 18, 2021 at 10:03 am
A return to the system that uses pounds and ounces has been especially popular with pro-Brexit Britons.
- Businessinsider.co.za | The Taliban has replaced the Afghan women's ministry with its own ministry of virtue and viceon September 18, 2021 at 9:48 am
The new ministry will enforce the Taliban's interpretation of Sharia law, which includes a strict dress code, flogging, and public executions.
- News24.com | New Van Gogh drawing of old man discoveredon September 18, 2021 at 9:11 am
A newly discovered Vincent van Gogh drawing that has been hidden in a private collection for more than a century went on display for the first time at an Amsterdam museum on Thursday.
- Businessinsider.co.za | Pfizer and Moderna have revealed the way they're tracking how long vaccine protection lastson September 18, 2021 at 8:49 am
Protection from Pfizer and Moderna's Covid-19 vaccines wanes over time, but not all experts think it's time for boosters yet.
- News24.com | Former R Kelly assistant testifies about singer's sexual activityon September 18, 2021 at 7:56 am
A former assistant to R. Kelly testified she once saw him engage in sexual activity with one of the women he is charged with abusing.
- News24.com | WATCH | Daily life in Afghanistan since Taliban takeoveron September 17, 2021 at 7:35 pm
Citizens in Afghanistan are trying to carry on with their normal lives after the country was seized by the Taliban.
- News24.com | IN NUMBERS | Covid-19: SA sees massive drop in cases as pandemic slows down across the worldon September 17, 2021 at 5:07 pm
The coronavirus pandemic slowed down for a third week in a row around the world.