South Africa

DNA: Jammu's Umran Malik selected for Indian cricket team

Jammu's young player Umran Malik has been selected in the Indian cricket team touring South Africa. This is a big change for Jammu as the Pakistan government and the terrorists had tried for decades that the people of Jammu and Kashmir could never connect with the main stream.

May 24, 2022, 03:56 AM IST

COVID's new Omicron sub-lineages can dodge immunity from past infection: Study

The scientists from multiple institutions were examining Omicron`s BA.4 and BA.5 sublineages, reports Reuters.

May 01, 2022, 15:43 PM IST

South African President Cyril Ramaphosa declares state of disaster over heavy floods

Rescuers searched for dozens of people still missing in KZN after heavy rains in recent days triggered floods and mudslides that have killed more than 400 people, reported PTI. 

Apr 19, 2022, 06:34 AM IST

In pics: Over 400 people killed, thousands left homeless due to flooding in South Africa

Over 4,000 law enforcement members have been deployed to the affected areas to support relief efforts. 

Apr 17, 2022, 14:27 PM IST

South Africa: Flood devastation in Durban, hundreds of lives lost

The floods in South Africa have caused such devastation that more than three and a half hundred people lost their lives there and more than forty thousand people lost their homes and came on the road. South Africa has suffered a loss of two lakh crore rupees due to this flood.

Apr 16, 2022, 11:52 AM IST

Hot Scoop: Ranbir Kapoor and Alia Bhatt to fly to South Africa for honeymoon?

Alia Bhatt and Ranbir Kapoor made their relationship official by turning heads at Sonam Kapoor and Anand Ahuja's wedding reception in Mumbai in 2018. 

Apr 09, 2022, 14:07 PM IST

IPL 2022: South Africa cricketers led by Kagiso Rabada to pick T20 league over Bangladesh Tests

According to an agreement between the two boards, CSA has historically provided their players with NOCs to participate in the IPL and have not organised fixtures at the same time. 

Mar 16, 2022, 07:33 AM IST

Sonu Sood off to a flying start in new 'Roadies' promo

The new promo of the upcoming season of the reality adventure show 'Roadies' was released on Saturday. The quirky video shows Sonu Sood being approached by one of the channel executives, to host the upcoming season.

Mar 12, 2022, 13:13 PM IST

IPL 2022: Franchises in BIG trouble as South Africa name 8 IPL-bound players in ODI squad for Bangladesh series

CSA earlier confirmed that the choice between the Test series against Bangladesh and the IPL would be left to the players while Test captain Dean Elgar suggested the choice would show "where players' loyalty lies".

Mar 08, 2022, 19:46 PM IST

South Africa players given 'Loyalty Test' to either play IPL 2022 or Bangladesh series

South Africe bowlers Kagiso Rabada, Lungi Ngidi, Anrich Nortje and Marco Jansen with top batters Aiden Markram, Rassie van der Dussen, David Miller, all-rounder Dwaine Pretorius and limited-overs wicketkeeper Quinton de Kock all have IPL contracts.

Mar 07, 2022, 17:14 PM IST

ICC Women's World Cup 2022: Ayabonga Khaka bags four wickets as SA defeat Bangladesh

South Africa managed to hold its nerve to register a 32-run win in the second match of the ongoing ICC Women's 50-over World Cup at University Oval, Dunedin on Saturday.

Mar 05, 2022, 12:39 PM IST

New Zealand players not focused on Test rankings, says Kyle Jamieson

Kyle Jamieson's New Zealand team mates are not focused on reclaiming the number one spot in the world test rankings, confirms bowler.

Feb 23, 2022, 15:51 PM IST

Sonu Sood savours samosas at roadside stall ahead of Roadies: 'I may not get chaat-samosa in South Africa'

After much speculations, it has been confirmed that Bollywood actor Sonu Sood will be hosting the new season of Roadies. 

Feb 07, 2022, 23:34 PM IST

South Africa head coach Mark Boucher's racism case postponed until May

Former spin bowler Paul Adams alleged Mark Boucher for racial discrimination when they were teammates during 1995 to 2004.

Feb 02, 2022, 12:48 PM IST

ICC U-19 World Cup: India eye revenge as they take on Bangladesh in quarter-finals

Four-time champions India entered the Super League stages in formidable form, having won all three of their games in Group B to finish top and set up a clash with Bangladesh, who defeated them in the final in the last edition of the tournament.

Jan 25, 2022, 16:31 PM IST

ICC U-19 World Cup: India beat South Africa by 45 runs in their opening encounter

India U-19 skipper Yash Dhull played a fighting knock of 82 runs off 100 balls as India posted 232 runs on the board and then bowled out South Africa for 187.

Jan 16, 2022, 07:25 AM IST

PSL 2022: South Africa players CAN’T play in Pakistan Super League, here’s why

Graeme Smith, Cricket South Africa's (CSA) Director of Cricket, said Proteas players need to be available for the national team keeping in mind the upcoming tours.

Jan 09, 2022, 10:03 AM IST

Bird strike shatters plane window and damages the propeller in South Africa

As a result of the bird strike, the propeller blade of a Jetstream JS-41 operated by Airlink South Africa snapped.

Jan 08, 2022, 14:33 PM IST