Stephanie Findlay South African Paralympian star sprinter Oscar Pistorius has been sentenced to five years in prison for the killing of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp last year, as his sensational trial reached...
Wendell Roelf A South African in jail for murdering Anni Dewani says British businessman Shrien Dewani agreed to pay 15,000 rand ($1500) to have his wife killed on her honeymoon. Wendell Roelf reports from court.
Aislinn Laing South African court told of extra marital affairs and bondage parties as case accusing Shrien Dewani of having his wife murdered on their honeymoon, unfolds.
Aislinn Laing A British businessman has denied any involvement in his wife's murder in South Africa but has admitted to using the services of a male sex worker known as "The German Master".
Lawrence Bartlett British millionaire Shrien Dewani on Monday pleaded not guilty to charges of murdering his young bride while on honeymoon in Cape Town as his long-awaited trial got under way.
Penny Junor Prince Harry is a 'natural leader: he is decisive, empathetic, charismatic, funny, charming, sweet, loving and scrupulously polite; but he’s capable of behaving like an idiot.'
Tuan Nguyen There's a renewed fervour among education advocates to encourage more students to enter the fields of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM).
David Blair South Africa has bowed to Chinese pressure and declined to grant the Dalai Lama a visa, forcing him to cancel his attendance at a gathering of Nobel laureates in Cape Town.
South Africa's national assembly was brought to a halt on Thursday as far-left lawmakers noisily chanted 'pay back the money' at President Jacob Zuma, after $25 million in public funds was spent on...
British millionaire businessman Shrien Dewani has appeared briefly in a South African court, where his lawyers successfully argued he was not yet fit to stand trial for the murder of his Swedish...
Rose Powell This cyclist was robbed at gunpoint, capturing the whole incident on a helmet-mounted camera.
Lisa Davies Friday is likely to be the single biggest moment in Oscar Pistorius' 27-year-old life.
Xola Potelwa The music decks and end-of-year office parties fell silent across South Africa on Thursday when President Jacob Zuma delivered the news nobody wanted to hear: Beloved anti-apartheid hero Nelson...
Chris Dutton Nelson Mandela had a "massive aura", "walked the walk", "no one in the world can rival him" for the way he changed the world and "inspired the Rainbow Nation".
Nick Miller Bono, Robert Mugabe and Australia's High Commissioner have joined Nelson Mandela's family in a private viewing of his casket, as it lies in state in South Africa's capital.
While the peace icon was calling on South Africa to follow Nelson Mandela's example, his home was burgled.
Nick Miller and Jessica Wright The international deaf community is up in arms as claims emerged the signed-language interpreter on stage at Nelson Mandela's memorial service was a fake.
Aislinn Laing Nelson Mandela's extensive family has continued the bitter squabbles that began before his death with a dispute over who is now their proper leader, days before the reading of his will is expected.