Rescue teams have launched a full-scale search for the missing boy who fell into a manhole while playing in Dlamini Park, Soweto, on Sunday.
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The NSRI said the Simon’s Town body was a roadworks employee who allegedly disappeared from his post on Tuesday morning.
A crocodile in Indonesia who was trapped in a tyre for more than five years has been rescued and released back into the wild.
Moroccans were preparing Monday to bury Rayan, a five-year-old boy who spent five days trapped down a well, sparking a vast rescue operation that gripped the world but ended in tragedy.
Moroccan rescuers raced against the clock on Friday to save a young boy trapped in a deep well for almost three days, in an operation that has gripped the kingdom with hundreds of thousands anxiously glued to live broadcasts.
Panamanian authorities announced Thursday that as part of an operation to disrupt a sex trafficking ring, 10 children were rescued and three people in Panama and Costa Rica were arrested.
Nursed back from near death, a skittish vulture flaps its wings and returns to the grey skies above India’s capital after weeks of tender care from two devoted brothers.
The NSRI said a swarm of bees attacked a boat with four crew members on the Kowie River, causing them to crash into the river bank and trees.
A missing chef, Chris Kruger, has been found alive in Ballito. He spent the storming night in the wilderness after his car got stuck in the sand.
Social media is very impressed after a 12-year-old Boy Scout used his skills to rescue a lost couple and their injured dog in Hawaii.
A three-hour rescue operation in the evening saw a dog being rescued from an abandoned mine shaft in Boksburg earlier this month.
A dog found in the middle of Hartbeespoort Dam and appeared to be in difficulty swimming in the direction from Mariners Village was rescued.
Two female Black Mambas were recently rescued from a roof, down in the Inanda area, west of Durban. Watch the video here.
The IPSS said on Friday there had been no new developments in the incident involving the child missing at sea on the North Coast.
A Durban woman was seriously injured and had to be airlifted when she fell approximately 15 metres from a tree trying to rescue a cat.
Emergency services found the vehicle approximately thirty meters from the roadway with the female motorist seated inside.
On arrival on the scene, rescue swimmers entered the water and recovered a man found lifeless and face down in the water.
A 14-year-old Labrador was rescued from a drainpipe after being trapped it in for about nine hours. This dramatic rescue happened in Joburg.
Amnesty International interviewed 11 people who survived an attack in Palma. They alleged the safety of white people were prioritised.
An inquest probing the Free State drowning incident in which six children tragically died and left another one is missing has been opened.
A haunting cry in the middle of the night did not go unanswered – and thanks to that a young sparrowhawk survives another day.
The body found near Nursery Ravine in Table Mountain National Park has yet to be identified and the investigation is ongoing.
Two adorable baby caracals were recently rescued by the Owl Rescue Centre after being found abandoned in the North West province.