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World | Agence France-Presse | Monday October 20, 2014
Oscar Pistorius's brother and sister on Monday gave a string of television interviews ahead of the sentencing of South Africa's star athlete for the fatal shooting of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.
World | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday October 15, 2014
Nelson Mandela's ex-wife Winnie Madikizela Mandela on Tuesday filed court papers challenging the late statesman's will, media reported.
World | Agence France-Presse | Thursday October 9, 2014
Rights watchdog Amnesty International said on Thursday that Africa's most developed country, South Africa, still has "unacceptably" high numbers of women dying from largely avoidable deaths during pregnancy.
World | Agence France Presse | Saturday October 4, 2014
Thousands in South Africa and around the world marched on Saturday to demand that governments do more to stop illegal trade in slaughtered rhinoceroses and elephants.
World | Agence France-Presse | Monday September 15, 2014
Fourteen Nobel Peace Laureates have asked President Jacob Zuma to guarantee the Dalai Lama a visa to South Africa, after the Tibetan spiritual leader was forced to abandon a trip to the country.
World | Agence France-Presse | Monday August 18, 2014
Five people died Monday when a building under construction collapsed in a South African town south of Johannesburg, emergency workers said.
World | Associated Press | Wednesday August 6, 2014
South African officials say eight antelopes sent to Johannesburg from a zoo in the Czech Republic were slaughtered because they were illegally imported and there was a risk that the animals could bring a disease into the country.
Diaspora | Press Trust of India | Saturday August 2, 2014
A Hindi literary symposium, organised as a major attraction at the 'Festival of India' in South Africa featuring top Indian poets and writers, has garnered rave reviews from various quarters.
World | Agence France-Presse | Friday August 1, 2014
A young giraffe died on Thursday from head injuries sustained while being transported, blindfolded, in an open truck along a South African highway, an animal welfare agency said.
Offbeat | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday July 30, 2014
A woman stripped naked in Nelson Mandela Square in Johannesburg and caressed a huge statue of the liberation hero as astonished bystanders looked on, local media reported on Wednesday.
Press Trust of India | Thursday July 24, 2014
Ravichandran Ashwin hasn't played a single Test in the last eight months. His last Test outing was against South Africa in Johannesburg where he returned 0-108 in 42 overs (over two innings) in a drawn match.
Wednesday July 23, 2014
Indian weightlifters had done exceedingly well in the 2013 Commonwealth Championships in Johannesburg last November. Many Indian lifters are among the top three of the latest Commonwealth rankings.
World | Agence France-Presse | Monday July 21, 2014
A four-year-old boy trapped by his seatbelt was dragged to his death behind a hijacked car in South Africa, leaving his traumatised mother screaming at the side of the road.
World | Agence France-Presse | Saturday July 19, 2014
Three babies who died from drinking tap water contaminated by sewage have become a tragic symbol of South Africa's struggle to cope with a flood of people into cities designed under apartheid to cater to the tiny white minority.
India | Press Trust of India | Saturday July 19, 2014
Prime Minister Narendra Modi paid tribute to the late South African revolutionary on his 96th birth anniversary, calling it an occasion to reaffirm the commitment to work towards world peace.
World | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday July 15, 2014
South Africa's Paralympian star Oscar Pistorius was thrown out of a nightclub over the weekend after being involved in a drunken brawl, the Star newspaper reported on Tuesday, citing witnesses.
AgenceFrance-Presse | Tuesday July 15, 2014
Oscar Pistorius, who is currently on trial accused of murdering his girlfriend, was in the VIP section of a plush Johannesburg nightclub when the altercation occurred with another patron, Jared Mortimer, it said.
World | Reuters | Monday July 14, 2014
South African Nobel Prize-winning author Nadine Gordimer, an uncompromising moralist who became one of the most powerful voices against the injustices of apartheid, has died, her family said on Monday.
World | Agence France-Presse | Friday July 11, 2014
South Africa's financial capital Johannesburg is still in the running to be headquarters of a new development bank planned by the BRICS group of major emerging nations, a minister said on Friday.
World | Agence France-Presse | Thursday July 10, 2014
Strict new South African immigration laws have sparked confusion and panic among foreign residents in this "Gateway to Africa" and forced 250,000 Zimbabweans to decide whether to return home.