Tanya Farber Senior science reporter

Tanya Farber is the senior science reporter for the Sunday Times and TimesLIVE.

Social media hype over unproven Ivermectin is irresponsible — ... Social media hype over unproven Ivermectin is irresponsible — experts

South Africans might be desperate to stop Covid-19 in its tracks, but this does not mean scientific rigour will be ...

Don't call it the 'SA variant', scientists and researchers plead Don't call it the 'SA variant', scientists and researchers plead

A group of South African and international scientists have taken a strong stand against calling 501.V2, the latest ...

Competition Commission: Woolworths and other food retailers ... Competition Commission: Woolworths and other food retailers scored from the lockdown

The nationwide lockdown spelt empty pockets for many South Africans as informal and formal businesses shut down and ...

Alan Winde reads riot act: 'Hospital beds are for Covid-19, not ... Alan Winde reads riot act: 'Hospital beds are for Covid-19, not avoidable trauma'

With a second Covid-19 wave battering the Western Cape, local leaders have lambasted citizens who put extra pressure on ...

Indoor venues are public enemy No 1, warns Wits prof as second ... Indoor venues are public enemy No 1, warns Wits prof as second wave hits

Prof Shabir Madhi says it is clear that airborne transmission of the virus - and thus ventilation - are critical ...

Superspreaders: Despite warnings, festival and matric party go ... Superspreaders: Despite warnings, festival and matric party go ahead in Western Cape

Despite warnings that a Covid-19 resurgence was under way and that large gatherings should be avoided, pockets of ...

Western Cape to welcome visitors, but will clamp down on ... Western Cape to welcome visitors, but will clamp down on Covid-19 violators

The province is facing its biggest balancing act to date: reviving the economy over the festive season while holding ...

'Mini-lockdowns' on cards for Western Cape as hospitalisations ... 'Mini-lockdowns' on cards for Western Cape as hospitalisations climb

"Covid-19 numbers are still climbing in the Garden Route and now in Cape Town too, and this is very concerning for me," ...

KZN rapist who terrorised the women of Pinetown gets six life ... KZN rapist who terrorised the women of Pinetown gets six life sentences

He would promise them a job, and instead, they would end up brutally raped and robbed of their possessions.

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