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West Africa is grappling with the largest outbreak of Ebola virus in history, and concerns are mounting that the hemorrhagic fever could spill across international borders.
A Sudanese Christian woman who was sentenced to death for renouncing Islam then acquitted after international pressure on Khartoum, on Thursday left Italy for the United States with her family.
South Africa's two special envoys to the Middle East, Aziz Pahad and Zola Skweyiya, on Thursday called for an unconditional ceasefire in Gaza, before they headed to Qatar to meet Hamas.
It was over in less than a minute, yet the flypast by a SAA Airbus A340-600 during President Jacob Zuma's inauguration in Pretoria earlier this year cost taxpayers well over R200,000.
The SA Sports Confederation and Olympic Committee (Sascoc) on Thursday said it was making strides in petitioning for support in the country's bid to host the 2022 Commonwealth Games in Durban.
Frenchman Herve Renard, who led Zambia to the African Nations Cup title in 2012, was on Thursday named as Ivory Coast coach
Centre Benele Makwezela will make her debut for the Springbok Women in the team's opening match at the IRB Women's Rugby World Cup against Australia on Friday.
England ended a run of 10 Tests without a win by beating India by 266 runs in the third Test at Southampton on Thursday, a result that levelled the five-match series at 1-1.
With three Majors in the bag and now just a wedge away from a career Grand Slam, Rory McIlroy has stepped into a pretty exclusive group in golf history led by Jack Nicklaus and Tiger Woods. But he is still some way from taking over the conversation.
Rafael Nadal was forced to pull out of the Toronto and Cincinnati Masters with a wrist injury on Wednesday, just over three weeks out from the US Open where he is defending champion.
Australian Daniel Ricciardo won the Hungarian Formula One Grand Prix for Red Bull on Sunday.
Ratings agency Standard & Poor’s declares Argentina in default of $539m after negotiations for the payment of interest to bondholders are terminated
The Parlotones have confirmed that have had to postpone all performance dates and promotional activities indefinitely.
Alicia Keys has revealed she and husband Swizz Beats are expecting their second child, a sibling for their three-year-old son Egypt.
US folk-rock sensation The Lumineers will make their South African debut this December.
Some of these lucky pet owners will be winning R500 cash plus a months supply of Hills pet food
The term 'gluten-free' may lead some consumers to think they are getting an overall healthier option, according to new research conducted by nutrition experts at the University of Florida.
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The winning entries for June in the Sunday Times Travel Weekly Wildlife Photograph of the Year competition are now online in a gripping slideshow
The unique Concours d'Elegance Edition of the high-tech hybrid supercar will boast a number of special features and the proceeds of the sale will go to charity.
On July 30, Activision and Bungie announced the beta test results for their new sci-fi shooter game.
Paralympian star Oscar Pistorius's visit to a nightclub while on a charge of murdering his girlfriend was "unwise", his family admitted after the sprinter was involved in a drunken brawl.
Rescue workers at the crash site of Malaysian airliner MH17 in eastern Ukraine found one of the black boxes from the passenger liner.
The ANC should be worried by the EFF winning 10 percent of the votes in Gauteng in the general election, the EFF's Dali Mpofu said on Thursday.
Amid rising petrol prices and threats of interest rate hikes, there’s one ballooning cost that solar energy users don’t need to worry about: increasing electricity prices.
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