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A mural painted on a suburban wall in Johannesburg, South Africa calls for the halt to rhino poaching, Monday, July 21, 2014.
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There was a lot of scurrying and even more espressos, but finally the Brics countries - Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa - were able to ink a deal, although they left it quite literally to the last minute.
Why, and how, do so-called 'failing' states recover? Countries are quick to respond to emergency situations, or to engage militarily, driven often by their own domestic political considerations.
South African police are searching for three men who forced a family from their car and drove off with a 4-year-old boy hanging out of the vehicle.
South African police on Monday searched for assailants who forced a family from their car and drove off with a 4-year-old boy hanging out of the vehicle.
The dragging of a four-year-old boy outside a hijacked car in Boksburg at the weekend was a heartless act, Gauteng premier David Makhura said on Monday.
It is embarrassing to see current leadership that do not even live by Madiba's values brag and talk confidently about their 67 minutes, says Noluvuyo Mpekelana .
The words "recreational flying" are rarely, if ever, found in the same sentence with "Boeing 737," but while two South African aviation enthusiasts, Gavin Branson and Menno Parsons, were having a few beers last August, the combination became strangely plausible.
This week, AVweb's review of what's new in aviation revealed new, worldwide coverage of a popular app, an airport advocacy... I fly from a small air field outside Johannesburg, South Africa.
PLATINUM production at Zimplats' largest mine in Zimbabwe has been halved following a major collapse underground, the company said on Friday.
Three babies who died from drinking tap water contaminated by sewage have become a tragic symbol of South Africa's struggle to cope with a flood of people into cities designed under apartheid to cater to the tiny white minority.
The world was in ideological transition when I met Nadine Gordimer in her bungalow in a Johannesburg suburb.
Investors are betting South African central bank Governor Gill Marcus will stick to her promise to rein in inflation by raising interest rates again even as the economy is threatened with a recession.
Updated: Tue Jul 22, 2014 08:09 am
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