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10 killed in South Africa accident

Last Updated: Friday, April 18, 2014, 05:33

Ten people were killed in a crash involving a taxi and a truck loaded with potatoes in South Africa`s Free State Thursday, police said.

South Africa`s Zuma booed at election rally

Last Updated: Thursday, April 17, 2014, 04:36

Disgruntled residents in a small South African town booed President Jacob Zuma Wednesday during an election campaign of the ruling ANC three weeks ahead of general polls, according to a report.

CSA lauds Dale Steyn on top cricket award

Last Updated: Wednesday, April 09, 2014, 23:23

Cricket South Africa has lauded fast bowler Dale Steyn on his being named Leading Cricketer in the World in the 2014 edition of Wisden Cricketers` Almanack which was published on Wednesday.

Anni Dewani murder case: Shrien Dewani sent to psychiatric ward

Last Updated: Tuesday, April 08, 2014, 17:18

An Indian-origin businessman from Britain has been remanded in a psychiatric hospital in South Africa after appearing in court on charges of murdering his wife on their honeymoon trip to Cape Town in 2010.

Honeymoon murder suspect Dewani extradited to South Africa

Last Updated: Tuesday, April 08, 2014, 08:09

UK-based Indian-origin businessman Shrien Dewani was on Monday extradited to South Africa to stand trial for allegedly plotting the 2010 murder of his Indo-Swedish wife while on their honeymoon.

Pope urges `sexual responsibility` against AIDS

Last Updated: Tuesday, April 08, 2014, 01:48

Pope Francis called on Monday for fidelity and chastity to be used to fight the AIDS virus in Africa, in an address to visiting Tanzanian bishops that -- in line with Catholic doctrine -- did not mention the use of condoms.

Southampton Varsity project to help delta residents adapt to climate change

Last Updated: Monday, April 07, 2014, 21:03

Researchers from the University of Southampton are leading an international project to understand the effect of climate change on people living in deltas in South Asia and Africa, and how they respond.

`Homeland` will film season 4 in South Africa

Last Updated: Monday, April 07, 2014, 10:33

The cast and crew of political thriller television series `Homeland` will relocate to Cape Town, South Africa for the production of season 4.

UN chief urges C. Africa leaders to avert new genocide

Last Updated: Sunday, April 06, 2014, 00:02

UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon made an impassioned plea on Saturday to the leaders of the strife-torn Central African Republic to prevent a new genocide on the continent, 20 years after Rwanda.

ICC World Twenty20: Virat Kohli gratefully accepts gift from MS Dhoni

Last Updated: Saturday, April 05, 2014, 12:11

When Virat Kohli accepted the man of the match award on Friday it was the second gift he had received in quick succession.

World Twenty20: Unstoppable Virat Kohli takes India to final

Last Updated: Saturday, April 05, 2014, 08:28

India tonight stormed into the final of the ICC World T20 with a resounding six-wicket victory over South Africa, with Virat Kohli once again rising to the occasion with a scintillating unbeaten 76 here.

My best knock considering importance of the match, says Virat Kohli

Last Updated: Friday, April 04, 2014, 23:08

Virat Kohli termed his unbeaten 72-run innings against South Africa here tonight as his "best knock" considering the importance of the match although he said he had batted better than this on several other occasions.