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1 hr ago | Globe and Mail
Oscar Pistorius, right, talks with his uncle Arnold Pistorius in court on the fifth day of his trial at the high court in Pretoria, South Africa, Friday, March 7, 2014.
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South Africa has expelled three Rwandan diplomats it says were linked to a raid by gunmen this week on the Johannesburg home of a dissident exiled Rwandan general, a diplomatic source told Reuters on Friday.
9 hrs ago | Iol.co.za
South Africa won't take sides in a wage strike that halted output at the world's largest platinum mines for more than six weeks, President Jacob Zuma said.
10 hrs ago | Inter Press Service
Not about the medical procedures - she already had two children - but about talking to the nurse.
Marianne Fassler and Charles Bothner share a passion for local art and their home is filled with a wide range of eclectic and treasured pieces.
Johannesburg, Mar 7: South African player Vernon Philander has reportedly taken the No.1 spot on the ICC player rankings for Test all-rounders.
Energy Minister Ben Martins and the vice administrator of China's National Energy Commission, Tan Rongyao, met in Cape Town on Tuesday to discuss China's interest in participating in South Africa's nuclear energy projects.
The much talked about success story of Africa tends to highlight the continent's growth.
Load shedding is underway, thrusting Eskom and the national energy crisis into the elections spotlight.
South African police say there has been another unsuccessful attempt on the life of a former Rwandan army chief of staff who has been living in exile in the country for the past four years.
Brazil resolutely spanked South Africa in Johannesburg last night, winning 0-5 in a friendly courtesy of a Neymar hat-trick and a goal apiece from Oscar and Fernandinho.
More traffic chaos was expected in Johannesburg on Thursday afternoon as a result of the incessant rain, and the load shedding announced early on Thursday morning.
The South African state power utility Eskom imposed rolling blackouts for the first time since 2008 on Thursday, forcing rail networks and banks to switch to emergency generators after heavy rains soaked power station coal supplies.
Contact: Dick & Diane Baumbach , Worldwide Marriage Encounter , 321-453-2475 JOHANNESBURG, South Africa, March 6, 2014 / Christian Newswire / -- Worldwide Marriage Encounter announced today the selection of a new International Ecclesial Team .
Improvements in prevention of mother to child transmission in South Africa are not translating into a reduction in maternal deaths due to HIV infection, according to a 15-year review of a large district referral hospital in Johannesburg, the 2014 Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections heard on Wednesday in Boston.
Professional MMA fighter Booto Guylain died Wednesday after suffering a severe head injury during a Feb. 27 bout in Johannesburg, South Africa.
There are reports that the 22 Zimbabwean miners who died in a disused shaft in Johannesburg last week unwittingly exposed themselves to deadly gas in a bid to evade arrest by the South African police force.