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Five Indian-origin people to receive top South African honours

Last Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014, 21:58

Five Indian-origin people in South Africa are among 54 recipients this year of the prestigious National Order, which would be conferred by the country`s president at the upcoming Freedom Day celebrations Sunday.

South Africa`s ruling party may win majority in May elections

Last Updated: Monday, April 21, 2014, 04:08

South Africa`s ruling African National Congress (ANC) is poised to win a two-third majority in the upcoming general elections May 7, a media report said Sunday based on a poll.

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.

`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.

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.

World Twenty20: Spinners will play key role in the 2nd semifinal

Last Updated: Friday, April 04, 2014, 13:48

In the second semifinal of the ICC World Twenty20, India will lock horns with South Africa on Friday at Shere Bangla National Stadium, Mirpur. So far, the spinners have played a major role in the fifth-edition of coveted tournament and are expected to play a crucial in today`s game as well.