Prominent South African politician Jackson Mthembu shot in robbery

A prominent member of South Africa's ruling party was shot in the chest during a robbery at an ATM in the country's east, the African National Congress said today.

Oct 21, 2014, 00:44 AM IST

Proteas golfer Charl Schwartzel wins second consecutive Alfred Dunhill championship

South African golf ace Charl Schwartzel has won his second consecutive Alfred Dunhill championship on Sunday with a master class of consistent golf, which held off Englishman Richard Finch by four strokes.

Dec 02, 2013, 10:56 AM IST

Train hits truck in South Africa, 30 people killed

The truck carrying about 50 farm workers reportedly crossed onto the tracks and collided with a high-speed train.

Jul 13, 2012, 16:45 PM IST