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Sheep gives birth to 'half-human half-animal' lamb in South Africa

Sheep gives birth to 'half-human half-animal' lamb in South Africa

Many villagers were convinced that bestiality and witchcraft had led to the birth of the 'half-human half-animal' lamb.

South Africa's Jacob Zuma says secret no-confidence vote in him "not fair"

A secret ballot is seen by Zuma`s critics as emboldening lawmakers from his own party to support his ouster by shielding them from pressure.
 

Top South Africa court okays secret ballots in Zuma no-confidence vote

"The speaker of the National Assembly has constitutional power to prescribe that voting in a motion of no-confidence in the President of the Republic of South Africa be conducted by secret ballot," the chief justice said.

WATCH: AB de Villiers posts emotional video apologising to fans after another heartbreak in an ICC tournament

WATCH: AB de Villiers posts emotional video apologising to fans after another heartbreak in an ICC tournament

Two days after South Africa was shown exit gate post their eight-wicket loss to defending champions India, skipper AB de Villiers came forth with an apology note for his fans, through a small video.

Harbhajan Singh lauds Indian bowlers approach & effort following South Africa triumph

Harbhajan Singh lauds Indian bowlers approach & effort following South Africa triumph

He also praised India's batting, rating it "a 10-on-10 performance".

CT 2017: Despite loss against India, defiant AB De Villiers wants to continue as South Africa's captain

CT 2017: Despite loss against India, defiant AB De Villiers wants to continue as South Africa's captain

South Africa were knocked out of the Champions Trophy after suffering a crushing eight-wicket defeat against title holders India in a must-win match.

Champions Trophy 2017, IND vs SA: In order to win, you have to say things that hurt, says Virat Kohli

Champions Trophy 2017, IND vs SA: In order to win, you have to say things that hurt, says Virat Kohli

Losing a high scoring game against Sri Lanka was a body blow for Kohli which required some serious introspection.

ICC Champions Trophy 2017: Virat Kohli answers R Ashwin selection question ahead of South Africa clash

ICC Champions Trophy 2017: Virat Kohli answers R Ashwin selection question ahead of South Africa clash

The AB de Villiers led side has three left-handers – opener Quinton De Kock, David Miller and JP Duminy. Offie Ravichandran Ashwin has had a good track record against the southpaws with figures standing as 63 wickets at 24.23.

ICC Champions Trophy 2017: Sachin Tendulkar picks his four semi-finalists

ICC Champions Trophy 2017: Sachin Tendulkar picks his four semi-finalists

Ahead on India's crucial do-or-die clash against South Africa, former international cricketer Sachin Tendulkar has come forth to reveal his choice of the top four teams that are likely to make it to the semi-final stage of the ICC Champions Trophy 2017.

ICC Champions Trophy 2017: India vs South Africa – Live Streaming, TV Listings, Date, Time, Venue, Squads

ICC Champions Trophy 2017: India vs South Africa – Live Streaming, TV Listings, Date, Time, Venue, Squads

As the two teams head to the Oval, one thing and the only thing is what both need – victory, to march into the semi-final stage.

CT 2017, IND vs SA: Acid test for captain Virat Kohli as India face South Africa in do-or-die clash today

CT 2017, IND vs SA: Acid test for captain Virat Kohli as India face South Africa in do-or-die clash today

Their confidence shaken after Sri Lanka effortlessly out-batted them in a high-scoring encounter, the Indian team and Kohli, in particular, will be keen to ensure that South Africa are continued to be known as "chokers".

ICC Champions Trophy 2017: Here's how the qualification scenario for semi-final stage looks like

ICC Champions Trophy 2017: Here's how the qualification scenario for semi-final stage looks like

With the group stage of the ICC Champions Trophy nearing its end, there are still no visible favourites heading into the semi-final round. Apart from the host nation England, none have assured themselves with a ticket to the penultimate stage. With four out of seven matches being intervened by rain, the scenario stands as all seven teams battling it out in their final group match fixture for a semi-final berth.

Champions Trophy 2017: We are not invincible, says Virat Kohli ahead of 'virtual quarters'

Champions Trophy 2017: We are not invincible, says Virat Kohli ahead of 'virtual quarters'

"I personally thought that we had enough on the board at the halfway stage. And I think our bowlers also bowled decently well. If the Lankan batsmen come out and play like that and everyone plays well, you have to give credit to the opposition as well. We are not invincible," Kohli said at the post-match media conference here last night.

ICC Champions Trophy 2017: It's going to take a big team effort to knock over India, says Morne Morkel

ICC Champions Trophy 2017: It's going to take a big team effort to knock over India, says Morne Morkel

Sunday`s clash against the title-holders at the Oval has taken on added significance for the Proteas after a shock defeat by Pakistan at Edgbaston on Wednesday.

2017 ICC Champions Trophy: Sarfraz Ahmed hails 'home' crowd after stunning South Africa

2017 ICC Champions Trophy: Sarfraz Ahmed hails 'home' crowd after stunning South Africa

Pakistan went from zeroes to heroes in three days, bouncing back from a 124-run thrashing by arch-rivals India to topple the world`s number one-ranked ODI side.

ICC Champions Trophy 2017: Pakistan win rain-hit game against South Africa after bowlers deliver good

ICC Champions Trophy 2017: Pakistan win rain-hit game against South Africa after bowlers deliver good

After an embarrassing defeat against India, Pakistan produced a dominant bowling performance to subdue the Proteas, opening up Group B for various semifinal scenarios.

SA vs PAK: Imad Wasim gets AB de Villiers out for Golden Duck, first time ever in Proteas batsman's ODI career

SA vs PAK: Imad Wasim gets AB de Villiers out for Golden Duck, first time ever in Proteas batsman's ODI career

It was Imad Wasim who picked the crucial wicket to put his side in driving seat in the do-or-die encounter.

England seamer Chris Woakes doubtful for first two Tests against South Africa

The Test series, which starts from July 6 at Lord`s, holds immense importance to the English side as South Africa have won both of the last Test series played between the two teams in England.

ICC Champions Trophy 2017: Pakistan's pride at stake against South Africa – Preview

ICC Champions Trophy 2017: Pakistan's pride at stake against South Africa – Preview

Yet, worryingly for Pakistan, there is the potential for an even more lopsided match against South Africa -- and that`s not simply because the Proteas are top of the International Cricket Council (ICC) one-day international rankings, while Sarfraz`s side are eighth.

ICC Champions Trophy 2017, Pakistan vs South Africa – Preview, Live Streaming, TV Listings, Date, Time, Venue, Squad

ICC Champions Trophy 2017, Pakistan vs South Africa – Preview, Live Streaming, TV Listings, Date, Time, Venue, Squad

One more win and AB de Villiers-led side would become the second team to make it to the semis, however, the African nation have had the habit of choking at crucial moments and could see the Pakistani side banking on the situation.