Johannesburg’s new mayor Herman Mashaba, of South Africa’s main Opposition party Democratic Alliance, at his office in Johannesburg. (Photo: AFP)
12 Sep 2016 7:00 AM
Anti-apartheid revolutionary African leader Nelson Mandela’s first known television interview has been discovered almost 60 years after it was recorded, The Nelson Mandela Foundation has said.
03 Sep 2016 6:38 AM
The results have reshaped the political landscape in South Africa where the ANC has ruled virtually unopposed since 1994.
07 Aug 2016 12:04 PM
Scientists have discovered the world’s oldest evidence for cancer and bony tumours in human ancestor fossils found in South Africa, dating back to nearly two million years, suggesting that these deadl
29 Jul 2016 12:44 AM
Pacer Kagiso Rabada, who was named South Africa’s Cricketer of the Year, with his six awards.
28 Jul 2016 2:45 AM
Cricket South Africa recalled India’s role in helping them return to international fold after nearly four decades of isolation, at a gala dinner here to mark the silver jubilee of non-racial cricket i
27 Jul 2016 6:30 AM
International experts have warned that future declines in number of AIDS patients and HIV drug prices are under threat, if donors continue to decrease their investment, as it is happening now.
23 Jul 2016 6:32 AM
South African prosecutors said on Thursday they would push for a longer sentence for Oscar Pistorius, describing his six-year jail term for murdering his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp as “shockingly too
21 Jul 2016 11:45 PM
To promote anti-apartheid icon Nelson Mandela’s vision of education for all children through using technology, a series of affordable mobiles and tablets pre-embedded with content on the life and time
19 Jul 2016 2:34 AM
Pistorius shot Steenkamp to death in the early hours of Valentine's Day in 2013, claiming he mistook her for a burglar.
04 Jul 2016 1:30 PM
The president has battled several corruption scandals while in office.
24 Jun 2016 4:14 PM
The 25-year-old was accused of raping an underage girl at a pub in Johannesburg last year.
09 Mar 2016 5:47 PM
Australia’s Glenn Maxwell (left) congratulates teammate David Warner on reaching his half century in the second T20 against Australia in Johannesburg on Sunday. — AP
07 Mar 2016 1:53 AM
'His action on television was inappropriate in the light of the drug problem that we are challenged with in South Africa.'
23 Feb 2016 12:30 PM
The World Health Organization declared the outbreak a global public health emergency on Feb. 1.
21 Feb 2016 5:42 PM
Pope Francis greets the crowd as part of the Jubilee Year at St. Peter’s Square at the Vatican on Saturday. (Photo: AFP)
21 Feb 2016 5:25 AM
The maverick batsman displayed a rich vein of form in the recent Ram Slam T20 and Big Bash League.
19 Feb 2016 11:03 AM
Nearly one million children across eastern and southern Africa are suffering from “severe acute malnutrition” after two years of drought and the strongest El Nino in 50 years, Unicef said Wednesday.
18 Feb 2016 4:14 AM
South Africa level the series after winning a thriller at Wanderers.
13 Feb 2016 10:16 AM
South Africa is considered to be first world as far as agro-chemical technology is concerned.
12 Feb 2016 5:16 PM