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Oscar Pistorius's former friend, Darren Fresco, is expected to face gruelling cross-examination by the defence when the trial resumes in Pretoria on Wednesday morning.
Wednesday 12 March 2014 05:35
Four men accused of beating a former Royal Marine to death outside a rugby stadium in Durban are expected to be back in the Durban Regional Court on Wednesday.
Tuesday 11 March 2014 21:01
Aid agencies working in South Sudan are warning of a possible humanitarian crisis if fighting in the country prevents people from moving to their farms
Tuesday 11 March 2014 14:04
Germany's Foreign Minister says the European Union will start preparing further responses to Russia's actions in Ukraine if Moscow does not show signs of backing down by the weekend.
Tuesday 11 March 2014 21:06
Parliament has bid farewell to National Planning minister Trevor Manuel and Deputy President Kgalema Motlanthe.
Wednesday 12 March 2014 05:33
The rand weakened against the dollar on Tuesday, tracking the euro lower amid broadly poor investor sentiment towards emerging markets.
Tuesday 11 March 2014 18:26
At least eleven people have been killed in flooding, after series of drownings in Mpumalanga.
Tuesday 11 March 2014 20:33
The city of Durban has honoured its shining stars and residents who have put the area in the world map.
Tuesday 11 March 2014 20:47
South African surfer Bianca Buitendag has finished second in the Roxy Pro at Snapper Rock in Australia -- losing in the final to five-time world champion, Stephanie Gilmore.
Tuesday 11 March 2014 11:46
Susan Booysen says one can expect that the ANC’s lists will contain hints as to the top hierarchy in the post-May 7 government.
South Africans will go to the polls for the country's fifth democratic general elections in 2014. Previous national and provincial elections were held in 1994, 1999, 2004 and 2009.
All the latest news, exclusive insight and multimedia from the murder trial of Oscar Pistorius
Minister of Finance Pravin Gordhan will present the National Budget to Parliament on 26 February 2014.
South Africa was freed from the shackles of apartheid and the first democratic elections were held in 1994. A journey of freedom is documented in this special feature.
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