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
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
During the meeting, Modi thanked President Zuma for South Africa's support to India's NSG bid.
08 Jul 2016 7:41 PM
'South Africa is an important strategic partner, with whom our ties are historical and deep-rooted,' said Modi.
08 Jul 2016 4:37 PM
The double-amputee Olympian killed his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp in 2013.
06 Jul 2016 3:24 PM
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
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
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
The students met his granddaughter Ela Gandhi, who continues to run community projects at the settlement.
12 Feb 2016 4:09 PM
As a South African I have the greatest respect for people of all faiths and cultures, he said.
06 Feb 2016 6:15 PM