India | Press Trust of India | Thursday July 17, 2014
India will host the next summit of IBSA (India, Brazil, South Africa) in New Delhi next year, giving importance to the grouping notwithstanding the BRICS forum of which these countries are also members.
World | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday July 16, 2014
Paralympian star Oscar Pistorius's visit to a nightclub while on a charge of murdering his girlfriend was "unwise", his family admitted after the sprinter was involved in a drunken brawl.
India | Press Trust of India | Friday July 11, 2014
Indian Finance Minister Arun Jaitley will not attend the BRICS summit in Brazil next week as his presence will be required in Parliament for passage of the Budget.
World | Agence France-Presse | Monday July 7, 2014
China's President Xi Jinping will visit South American nations including Brazil next week, where he will meet India's new prime minister for the first time before heading to Communist ally Cuba.
World | Agence-France Presse | Thursday June 19, 2014
Radical South African lawmaker Julius Malema delivered a blistering attack on President Jacob Zuma in his maiden address to parliament on Wednesday, accusing him of being "extremely scared of white people".
World | Reuters | Monday June 9, 2014
South African President Jacob Zuma was discharged from hospital on Sunday evening after being admitted the previous day for a routine health check, the President's office said in a statement.
World | Reuters | Saturday June 7, 2014
South African President Jacob Zuma was admitted to hospital for tests on Saturday, after previously being advised to take some rest, the presidency said in a statement.
World | Associated Press | Saturday June 7, 2014
South Africa's president is taking a rest for a few days to recover from the demands of an election season and shaping his new administration, his office said on Friday.
World | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday May 27, 2014
South Africa's new cabinet was sworn in Monday amid criticism for being bloated.
World | Agence France-Presse | Monday May 26, 2014
South African President Jacob Zuma today tapped junior minister Nhlanhla Nene to become the country's first black finance minister as he unveiled his new cabinet a day after taking office.
World | Reuters | Sunday May 25, 2014
South Africa's President Jacob Zuma said on Saturday economic growth in the continent's most advanced economy would be the focus of his second term, as he was inaugurated in the nation's capital, Pretoria.
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday May 25, 2014
Mr Sharma was a special invitee of Jacob Zuma at his swearing-in ceremony as the President of South Africa for the second consecutive term.
World | Agence France-Presse | Saturday May 24, 2014
South African President Jacob Zuma vowed to spearhead a "radical social economic transformation" as he was sworn in for a second term before dignitaries and a cheering crowd of thousands on Saturday.
World | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday May 21, 2014
South African President Jacob Zuma was elected for a second five-year term by parliament on Wednesday, as radical lawmakers shook up the normally staid proceedings.
World | Agence-France Presse | Wednesday May 21, 2014
Radical new South African lawmakers shook up the normally staid opening of parliament on Wednesday by turning up for the formal re-election of President Jacob Zuma in bright red overalls topped by red berets or hard hats.
World | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday May 20, 2014
Bruised but victorious, Jacob Zuma will be sworn in for a second term as South African president this week.
India | Press Trust of India | Monday May 19, 2014
President Pranab Mukherjee today sent across good wishes to his South African counterpart Jacob G Zuma on his re-election as he expressed hope that bilateral relations between the two countries will grow from "strength to strength".
World | Agence France-Presse | Thursday May 15, 2014
South Africa's government said on Thursday it would take the country's public protector to court over her damning report into taxpayer funded refurbishments at President Jacob Zuma's private home.
World | Agence-France Presse | Sunday May 11, 2014
South African President Jacob Zuma on Saturday dedicated his ANC's landslide victory in this week's elections to Nelson Mandela, 20 years to the day after the late liberation leader's inauguration.
World | Reuters | Friday May 9, 2014
The ruling African National Congress (ANC) swept toward victory in South Africa's fifth post-apartheid election on Thursday, handing President Jacob Zuma the clout to push through pro-business reforms in the face of union and leftist opposition.