The International Criminal Court staved off a veiled African-led threat to quit the world's only permanent war crimes court, but experts say that has come at the expense of justice for the victims of mass atrocities.
South African anti-apartheid icon, Archbishop Desmond Tutu, said Sunday that a failure by world leaders to take action against climate change at the Paris conference will trigger global social upheaval.
The South African Communist Party will push for the “entire structure of sky-high” bank charges as well as the practice of compound interest to be reviewed and regulated at the forthcoming Second Financial Sector Summit.
Orlando Pirates dream of winning another continental trophy are over after they lost to Etoile du Sahel in the second leg of the CAF Confederation Cup final, going down 1-0 on the day and 2-1 on aggregate.
The Kings and Tokyo's Sunwolves might appear to have first dibs on the wooden spoon in next year's Super rugby, but the perennially struggling Cheetahs aren't developing a superiority complex just yet.
Rory McIlroy won Dubai's DP World Tour Championship on Sunday, overhauling overnight leader Andy Sullivan with four birdies on the back nine to also be crowned Europe's top money earner for a third year in four.
Newly-crowned three-time world champion Lewis Hamilton hit back at criticism of his jetset lifestyle on Friday by outpacing Mercedes team-mate Nico Rosberg in opening free practice for Sunday's season-ending Abu Dhabi Grand Prix.
IAAF president Sebastian Coe, who is at the centre of controversy over his links to Nike, has admitted that the process by which the 2021 world championships were awarded to Eugene in America was wrong, The Times newspaper reported Thursday.
There are many potential health benefits to pet ownership, but a good night's sleep might not necessarily be one of them, a study suggests, although most of the respondents said their animals helped them to sleep better.
Dr Michael Mol and John Berry's new cookbook is aimed at the everyday family cook who has their eye on healthier meals, but that doesn't mean dessert is off the menu. Try their recipe for chocolate tartlets
The Mercedes-AMG A 45 4Matic Petronas 2015 World Champion Edition offers four-wheel drive, 381hp, a 0-100km/h time of 4.2 seconds plus a host of unique racing-inspired features and will be going on sale as a memento of a momentous achievement.
United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has taken his call for urgent action on climate change to the Commonwealth heads of government summit in Malta‚ declaring that the stars seem aligned for at last making major progress on the issue.