South Africa

07 Feb, 2014

It's been a bad start to 2014 as 'Fragile Five' spread contagion, and there could be more gloom to come

06 Feb, 2014

From horse-riding in Tesco to charity in South Africa: internet challenges Neknominate

11 Dec, 2013

Some of the excesses of the apartheid era derived from British military tactics against the Boers

10 Dec, 2013

Too many leaders claim solidarity with Mandela's struggle, but don't tolerate dissent, says US president

Nelson Mandela news
One-Minute Read
09 Dec, 2013

Public is free to turn up at huge event attended by 50 world leaders and a host of celebrities

One-Minute Read
13 Dec, 2013

Former president will be laid to rest next to his relatives in 'modest' Eastern Cape province village

Melissa Bachman
21 Nov, 2013

Global condemnation of US hunter is 'sexist' and misplaced say South African commentators

04 Nov, 2013

‘Emotional’ film starring Idris Elba has audience in tears, but critics express doubts

Shrien Dewani
In Depth
03 Jul, 2013

Fresh call for Briton accused of killing his wife on honeymoon to be sent to South Africa

One-Minute Read
27 Jun, 2013

As 94-year-old lies in hospital, bodies of his children are set to be dug up and moved again