The recent arrests of six suspected poachers on a vast wildlife reserve in Mozambique are seen by conservationists as rare good news in a country where elephants and other species are under extreme threat.
How long should one wait between having babies? I haven't the faintest, but it's been a topic of discussion this week with Britain's Princess Kate having got herself pregnant a year after producing her first sprog.
Captain Richie McCaw scored a second-half try to help the All Blacks maintain their five-year unbeaten record in New Zealand with a tense 14-10 victory over a combative Springboks side in the Rugby Championship on Saturday.
Former Wimbledon finalist and SA Davis Cup captain Kevin Curren sympathised, albeit reluctantly, with SA's No 1 men's tennis player, Kevin Anderson, who is reported to want to represent the US in future.
Ferrari, a byword for flashy sports cars, hit rough ground Wednesday with the shock announcement that its president of 23 years, Luca Cordero di Montezemolo, has been pushed out after a boardroom split.
Oscar Pistorius's conviction for culpable homicide after shooting dead his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp will not harm the profile of the Paralympic movement, the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) said on Friday.
Oscar Pistorius's great escape from a murder verdict could be short-lived. There have been growing calls from South Africa's top legal minds for the state to appeal against his conviction on the lesser charge of culpable homicide - a ruling that has shocked the nation...