Prime Minister David Cameron was to outline tougher measures against jihadist suspects on Monday after Britain raised its security risk assessment to a level where an attack is thought "highly likely".
Bafana Bafana coach Shakes Mashaba has refused to buy into talk that failure to qualify for the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) will not affect his future, and has called on the team to get their qualification campaign up-and-running with nothing less than a win.
The 53-year-old actor is set to marry Amal Alamuddin next month in Italy and his friends are keen to throw the hunk a sexy stag do at a strip club near his home in Santa Barbara, California, to celebrate.
Oscar Pistorius's father, Henke, finally gave his son a hug in court this week. Reeva Steenkamp's dad, Barry, was also there - no doubt wishing he, too, could have given his daughter just one final hug.