The Danish Prime Minister Helle Thorning-Schmidt has defended her now infamous ‘selfie’ with Barack Obama and David Cameron, claiming the snap that sparked debate across the world was just a “bit of fun”.
The ruling South African political party had denied any knowledge of Thamsanqa Jantjie after Tuesday's service
Thamsanqa Jantjie said he may have suffered a schizophrenic episode, and that there was ‘nothing he could do’ when he started hearing voices and hallucinating
It is the second time Archbishop Tutu’s home has been raided in less than four months
Over 60 heads of state have travelled to South Africa to attend a week of events commemorating the life of former South African President Nelson Mandela. Mr Mandela passed away on the evening of 5 December 2013 at his home in Houghton at the age of 95.
As the world gears up to join South Africa in celebrating the life of Nelson Mandela, the BBC has announced that the Nobel laureate will also be given a mention on Eastenders.
A giant laser image of Nelson Mandela has been projected onto Table Mountain in South Africa in an illuminated tribute to the late leader.
The former Pussycat Doll apparently met with the late South African president’s daughters at the Mandarin Hotel in London, where they are said to have discussed the potential appearance
Sport helped change things in South Africa even if it has not solved that society’s basic problems
Family speak for first time since his death.
Among the people of South Africa, emotions are running high – and no one knows where it is all going to lead
The former president of South Africa made a memorable appearance at the last World Cup
Extra accusations believed to relate to shootings from open-top car and at restaurant before Reeva Steenkamp death
Xavi and Cristian Tello are doubts for the weekend, while Lionel Messi is expected to be out until the new year
The former Real Madrid manager has delivered the World Cup and Euros during his time at the helm
Stuart Lancaster faces the most delicate motivational task of his international career as England seek to strengthen their credentials as potential winners of the home World Cup in 2015 by beating New Zealand, the reigning champions, at Twickenham this weekend. The All Blacks are treating the match as a revenge mission following their record defeat in London a year ago, while Lancaster’s men see it as a rite of passage.