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Agence France-Presse | Tuesday June 30, 2015
"Africa is important to Facebook, and this office is a key part of our strategy to expand our investment and presence across (the region)."
World News | Press Trust of India | Monday June 22, 2015
Thousands of enthusiastic people on Sunday turned up at various venues across South Africa to celebrate the first International Yoga Day, with the coastal city of Durban recording the maximum participation.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Sunday June 21, 2015
The South African government secretly plotted to ensure safe passage out of the country for Sudanese President Omar Al-Bashir despite an international warrant for his arrest on war crimes charges, a newspaper reported on Sunday.
World News | Press Trust of India | Friday June 19, 2015
In a bizarre incident, a stowaway fell to his death on a London shop from a British Airways flight from Johannesburg that was approaching Heathrow while another man who also clung to the plane miraculously survived the nearly 13,000 km journey.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Monday June 15, 2015
Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir arrived in Khartoum from Johannesburg today, an AFP correspondent said, after a court ordered him not to leave as it decided whether to arrest him over alleged war crimes.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Sunday June 14, 2015
Sudan insisted President Omar al-Bashir's visit to Johannesburg for a summit was proceeding normally and he would return after its main meeting, despite a court order today banning him from leaving South Africa.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Sunday June 14, 2015
Leaders meet in Johannesburg today for an African Union summit which will be dominated by the political unrest in Burundi and the migration crisis in the continent.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday June 3, 2015
The lion that killed an American tourist at a privately-run game park outside Johannesburg will be moved to an isolated enclosure but the venue will remain open to the public, officials said Tuesday.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday June 2, 2015
A lion leapt through a open car window and mauled to death an American tourist at a privately-run game park just outside Johannesburg on Monday, a park official said.
Diaspora | Press Trust of India | Sunday May 31, 2015
Two youths belonging to the Muslim community of a small Indian township south of Johannesburg have died allegedly fighting for the Islamic State, becoming one of the first South Africans to have died in Syria.
World News | Wednesday April 29, 2015
Attacks on migrant workers living in South Africa threatened to overshadow a regional summit in Zimbabwe today when leaders gathered to promote industrial growth.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday April 28, 2015
A train driver was killed and at least 90 other people injured on Tuesday when two crowded commuter trains collided in Johannesburg, South African officials said, adding that emergency teams had cut one woman free from the wreckage.
Diaspora | Press Trust of India | Monday April 20, 2015
Over 3,000 people from all walks of life today participated in the annual charity walk here in honour of Mahatma Gandhi, who proposed his philosophy of Satyagraha while living in South Africa.
World News | Reuters | Monday April 20, 2015
When he heard angry screams and the hammering of hatchets on the door of his shack last week, Malawian Folias Sakai thought he was about to become the eighth person to be killed in anti-immigrant attacks that have swept South Africa this month.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Saturday April 18, 2015
South African police detained more than 30 people overnight as xenophobic violence simmered around the economic hub Johannesburg, officials said today.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Friday April 17, 2015
Twelve people were arrested overnight as anti-foreigner attacks in South Africa spread to parts of downtown Johannesburg, police said today.
World News | Reuters | Thursday April 16, 2015
South African police fired rubber bullets and tear gas on Thursday to disperse anti-immigrant protesters in Johannesburg, as the country's president called for a halt to a wave of violence directed at foreigners.
Diaspora | Press Trust of India | Thursday April 16, 2015
South Africa, today, condemned the defacing of Mahatma Gandhi's statue in Johannesburg four days ago and said the incident in no way reflects the views of the people or the government towards the global icon.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Thursday April 16, 2015
South African police on Thursday vowed to quell a wave of anti-immigrant violence after attacks spread to Johannesburg overnight and fears grew that the country's economic troubles could spark widespread unrest.
Diaspora | Press Trust of India | Monday April 13, 2015
A statue of Mahatma Gandhi in Johannesburg has been defaced by a group of people who threw buckets of white paint on it amid racist taunts.
Diaspora | Press Trust of India | Saturday April 11, 2015
A 64-year-old Indian-origin man took his 4-year-old grandson in a car and set it ablaze in South Africa in a murder-suicide that has shocked the Indian township of Azaadville, west of Johannesburg.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday April 7, 2015
A 15-year-old South African girl was on Sunday pulled from a flight moments before trying to leave the country to join the Islamic State jihadists, state security said.
Offbeat | Thomson Reuters | Thursday April 2, 2015
Scientists said on Wednesday a sophisticated new dating technique shows that Little Foot, an important fossil of an early human forerunner unearthed in the 1990s in South Africa, is roughly 3.7 million years old.
AgenceFrance-Presse | Thursday March 26, 2015
Grant Elliott, born in Johannesburg, left his home country in 2001 and seven years later made his Test debut for New Zealand.