A prominent Nigerian asylum seeker and activist is being held in solitary at a Tokyo detention centre, a case that has highlighted a growing crackdown on foreigners living in Japan without visas and prompted demands for her release.
The South African Revenue Service has referred any enquiries regarding reports that a senior SARS official was held hostage in a boardroom for several hours by the Hawks to the law enforcement agency itself.
Svetlana Kuznetsova hacked off her own hair with a pair of scissors and burst into tears before saving a match point and eventually beating defending champion Agnieszka Radwanska 7-5 1-6 7-5 at the WTA Finals in Singapore yesterday.
If full-blown Halloween fancy dress isn't your thing, then a ghoulish manicure is the ideal subtle but fun nod to the holiday. Follow the advice of these beauty vloggers and you'll have perfectly scary nails.
Durban domestic worker Avontalent Tanhera’s spicy, two-coloured plaited bread was undoubtedly the show-stopper of the second episode of 'The Great South African Bake Off' 2016. She served it up with a cooling cucumber dip
Mercedes-Benz this week pulled the wraps off their all-new Concept X-Class – a premium pickup (or 'bakkie' in South African speak) that aims to steal customers away from the Toyota Hilux and Ford Ranger faithful.
Playing classic video games like Pac-Man with living single-celled microbes thinner than a human hair is now possible thanks to an interactive microscope developed by bioengineers at Stanford University.