As WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange prepares to end a two-year forced stay at Ecuador's London embassy, he may take comfort in knowing he inspired resistance to secrecy in places as far away as Swaziland.
Kaizer Chiefs will not concern themselves with Supersport United's poor start to the season and coach Cavin Johnson's impending exit when the two teams clash in an Absa Premiership match at FNB Stadium tomorrow, says Amakhosi captain Itumeleng Khune.
Lewis Hamilton's calculated aside that Nico Rosberg had "deliberately" clipped his Mercedes at Spa-Francorchamps was extraordinary not so much for the allegation - he has quite a history of these bald, thinly substantiated claims - as for the fact that he had breached...
The Swedish car-maker has invested its heart, soul and some $11 billion dollars in creating the seven-seat luxury off-roader and in doing so could have redefined the SUV market in terms of comfort, safety and even style.
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.
A truck is stuck on a road crack after a powerful earthquake in Iwaki, Fukushima Prefecture, northeastern Japan March 11, 2011. A massive 8.9 magnitude quake hit northeast Japan on Friday, causing many injuries, fires and a ten-metre (33-ft) tsunami along parts of the country's coastline. There were several strong aftershocks and a warning of a 10-metre tsunami following the quake, which also caused buildings to shake violently in the capital Tokyo. A tsunami warning has been issued for the entire Pacific basin except for the mainland United States and Canada following a huge earthquake that hit Japan on Friday, the Pacific Tsunami Warning Center said. REUTERS/KYODO (JAPAN - - Tags: DISASTER TRANSPORT) FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY. NOT FOR SALE FOR MARKETING OR ADVERTISING CAMPAIGNS. JAPAN OUT. NO COMMERCIAL OR EDITORIAL SALES IN JAPAN. YES Image by: KYODO