Francois Venter

Crisis in laboratory threatens the nation's health

Jonathan Ancer

Poor patients will be the biggest casualty if the National Health Laboratory Service collapses.

Fouche penalty salvages draw for Bulls

David Legge

Blue Bulls fly-half Louis Fouche kicked a penalty from beside the touchline three minutes into stoppage time to steal a draw against the Cheetahs.

Call for more action on mother-to-child Aids

Clare Nullis

Activists and doctors on Wednesday accused the government of backsliding on promises to provide more effective treatment to prevent mothers passing on Aids to unborn children. The Treatment Action Campaign said that more than 60 000 babies are infected with HIV yearly in South Africa, most of them in the womb.