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New cancer therapy comes with a price

New cancer drugs promise longer-lasting treatments with fewer side effects - but their high cost is a growing concern.

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Associated Press

When online abuse turns into real violence

Women face online threats globally, but they run a unique risk in conservative Muslim Pakistan, writes Katharine Houreld.

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AP

SA on brink of massive ‘e-revolution’

Access to electronic communication devices has increased faster than delivery of any other type of basic service.

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Ebola scientists grapple with ethics
September 29 2014 at 09:15

In an effort to save lives, authorities are determined to roll out potential vaccines within months.

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Nasa ice records show further retreat
September 29 2014 at 09:14

Arctic sea ice coverage this year is the sixth lowest on record, continuing the below-average trend, Nasa scientists announced.

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Call for mass rabies vaccinations
September 29 2014 at 09:14

Mass vaccination campaigns of 70 percent of dogs could control and possibly eliminate rabies, says a Pretoria University professor.

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Restoration sheds light on Da Vinci
September 26 2014 at 14:03

If there is any mind an art restorer would die to get into, it would be that of Leonardo da Vinci.

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Sun-powered cars head for Cape Town
September 29 2014 at 07:33

Eleven solar-powered vehicles set off on a 2000km, eight-day challenge from Pretoria to Cape Town.

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The Apple in a hipster’s eyes
September 26 2014 at 14:04

Alan Cooper gets to grips with the Nokia Lumia 630 - and, no, it's not the iPhone 5C...

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Behave your-selfie
September 26 2014 at 14:00

The dos and don'ts of taking the perfect picture. Gerry Cupido has the lowdown.

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Nature reserve will preserve succulents
September 26 2014 at 14:00

From a distance the Knersvlakte looks like a barren stretch of gravel - but it hides one of the country's richest botanical hotspots.

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The cost of resistance
September 26 2014 at 13:56

For a glimpse of power in action, it's hard to beat the fines the US Justice Department threatened to level against Yahoo.

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US-Russian crew docks with space station
September 26 2014 at 13:55

The Russian Soyuz-TMA14M spacecraft joined up with the space laboratory as it orbited 364 kilometres above the earth.

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