South Africa

Dan Carter, All Blacks vs Samoa
17 Jul, 2015

While England and Wales head to World Cup training camps, New Zealand, South Africa and Australia are preparing for a bruising

Archbishop Desmond Tutu
15 Jul, 2015

The 83-year-old Nobel Peace Prize winner is in hospital in South Africa with a 'persistent infection'

25 Jun, 2015

Government officials may face criminal charges for failing to arrest Sudan's president for war crimes

Egypt women protesters
10 Jun, 2015

The invasive tests are a gross violation of women's rights but are still openly carried out in many societies

19 May, 2015

From Johannesburg to Cape Town, 'huge problem' of book theft crosses all race and class boundaries

28 Apr, 2015

Witnesses at the scene said Andrew Chimboza had flesh in his teeth and dry blood on his mouth

27 Apr, 2015

'Diplomatic tit-for tat' intensifies as Pretoria issues strongly worded statement criticising Nigeria

Xenophobic violence in South Africa
18 May, 2015

Xenophobic rioting led to eight deaths last month, but South Africa's problems go back decades

A white lion
12 Mar, 2015

Wealthy hunters pay a premium to shoot 'Frankenstein freaks of nature' like white lions and golden gnus

11 Mar, 2015

Thieves 'brazenly ignore' cameras to steal mobile phones and laptops from journalists in Johannesburg