Paralympian icon faces charge of premeditated murder
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Friday 08 February 2013
A look ahead to Sunday's match
Tuesday 05 February 2013
England play Ireland in the Six Nations this Sunday
Thursday 24 January 2013
They may spend their lives rolling around lumps of dung, but scientists have proven that dung beetles are still looking at the stars.
Sunday 20 January 2013
Mid-table Real Sociedad did what no other La Liga side have managed this season – they beat champions and runaway leaders Barcelona. And, moreover, they came back from 2-0 down, Lionel Messi and Pedro having put Barça firmly in charge at half-time in the Anoeta Stadium.
Friday 18 January 2013
Lucas Radebe, the former Leeds United and South Africa captain, expects more Premier League players will follow Steven Pienaar and decide not to play in future African Cup of Nations because of its scheduling.
Thursday 17 January 2013
Stepping off the plane in Johannesburg, I already had my flip flops on and was ready for a week-long vacation. I spent the previous few months on an academic exchange in cold Philadelphia, and was ready for sunshine.
Sunday 06 January 2013
Nelson Mandela has recovered from his recent lung infection and a gallstones operation, President Jacob Zuma said today.
Sunday 30 December 2012
Sale Sharks' poor and chaotic season has taken a turn for the worse with the departure of John Mitchell as head coach after only a month.
Saturday 15 December 2012
After eight days in hospital, officials finally reveal why South Africa's former president is there - but not the location
Tuesday 11 December 2012
Former wife says it is painful to see him 'ageing'
Monday 26 November 2012
Monday 19 November 2012
London Business School decided to call its week-long trek to Boston and New York - for a group of 70 students interested in the asset management industry - the ‘Global Business Experience’.
Thursday 01 November 2012
You had to be brave to photograph apartheid in action, and even more so if you were black. Alf Khumalo was both, and he applied his talent and sensitivity to recording the bad years in South Africa. The police did not like to be photographed, since it made them vulnerable to attack. Khumalo remembered his encounters with them, being "arrested, beaten up. They cracked my skull. That's how it was."
Thursday 01 November 2012
South Africa's ruling African National Congress (ANC) pledged yesterday to stop its supporters singing the "Shoot the Boer" anti-apartheid anthem to avoid upsetting white farmers and stirring racial tension.
Monday 29 October 2012
Englishman Michael Lumb hit a sparkling unbeaten 82 as the Sydney Sixers made light work of the Highveld Lions to canter to a 10-wicket victory in the Champions League Twenty20 final at The Wanderers in Johannesburg.
'We would evict Queen from Buckingham Palace and allocate her council house,' say Greens
French court convicts three over homophobic tweets, in case hailed as a 'significant victory' by LGBT rights campaigners
Greece elections: Syriza and EU on collision course after election win for left-wing party
British Muslim school children suffering a backlash of abuse following Paris attacks
British grandmother Lindsay Sandiford faces execution by firing squad in Indonesia
Liberal Democrat minister defends comments suggesting immigration causes pub closures
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