The veteran Channel 4 host let readers in on the inner workings of his mind – and it’s not as laundered as one might have thought
Zimbabwean trade delegation is said to include vocal supporters of indigenisation laws and violence
The latest attempt to make a citizen's arrest on Tony Blair is saluted by campaigner Peter Tatchell, who was beaten unconscious in his attempt to apprehend President Mugabe
When asked if the IRA should be admitted to Northern Ireland talks without first ending its campaign of violence, Mandela fumbled his reply
Obama’s handshake with Castro may initiate a thaw in their countries’ relations; no detente was in sight for Hollande and Sarkozy, however
In Johannesburg’s townships, citizens lament the betrayal of their former leader’s legacy
Millions of South Africans unite in a day of remembrance
England toiled in the heat against the Cricket Chairman’s XI
There is a growing belief ahead of the impending series
The country's spectacular turnaround has surprised even the most knowledgeable of DRC observers and analysts
Australian batting coach is a warning to England’s new boys
The tobacco industry is no longer marked by the pattern of large, white-owned farms, which have been seized and resettled
Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe says he is ready to re-establish normal relations with the “arrogant” Western countries that have questioned his re-election in a vote his rivals say was fraudulent.
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The week in books
The shortlist for this year's Man Booker Prize has been announced with Jim Crace already being touted as the "marginal favourite" to take the top literary prize.