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Indian expat heads global blood centre

An Indian-origin South African has become the first person from the African continent to head a global organisation of medicine professionals working for the safety of blood transfusion worldwide.

19 Sep 2016 5:09 AM

Millionaire mayor out to end ANC socialist saga

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

Nelson Mandela’s video interview discovered after 60 years

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

Faf du Plessis ton puts South Africa on top against New Zealand

South Africa's captain Faf du Plessis, celebrates after scoring a century on the second day of their second cricket test match against New Zealand. (Photo: AP)

28 Aug 2016 11:50 PM

S African polls: Democratic Alliance gives ruling ANC worst time since apartheid

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

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World’s oldest proof of cancer discovered

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

My best came in India: Kagiso Rabada

Pacer Kagiso Rabada, who was named South Africa’s Cricketer of the Year, with his six awards.

28 Jul 2016 2:45 AM

CSA recalls India’s role in their revival

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

‘Worrying decline in AIDS funds’

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

Oscar Pistorius in pickle

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

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‘Mandela phones’ launched for South Africa children

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

India seeks to better South Africa defence ties

Showing India as an attractive destination for defence production, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday sought deeper collaboration in the sector with South Africa, a major arms exporter, even as he

09 Jul 2016 2:45 AM

India, South Africa to deepen ties in defence, manufacturing sectors

During the meeting, Modi thanked President Zuma for South Africa's support to India's NSG bid.

08 Jul 2016 7:41 PM

Modi meets Jacob Zuma, thanks SA for backing India's NSG bid

'South Africa is an important strategic partner, with whom our ties are historical and deep-rooted,' said Modi.

08 Jul 2016 4:37 PM

Bladerunner Oscar Pistorius gets 6 years in jail for Reeva's murder

The double-amputee Olympian killed his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp in 2013.

06 Jul 2016 3:24 PM

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Jail looms as Oscar Pistorius to be sentenced for Steenkamp’s murder

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

S African court rules Zuma can be charged over graft

The president has battled several corruption scandals while in office.

24 Jun 2016 4:14 PM

Oscar’s sentence marked for June

A South African court will convene in June to determine disgraced Paralympic athlete Oscar Pistorius’s sentence for murdering his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp, a judge ruled in Pretoria on Monday.

18 Apr 2016 11:43 PM

Court withdraws rape case against Nelson Mandela’s grandson

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 clinch last-ball thriller

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

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