Half a century ago today South African surgeon Christiaan Barnard performed the first human-to-human heart transplant
The former Paralympian had his sentence raised from six years to 13, taking into account the time he has already served in jail
A British adventurer has come back to Earth after drifting ten kilometres across the South African savannah in a camping chair attached to 100 balloons
Unbreakable, invincible, indestructible: team building experiences
The mental preparation behind breaking land speed record
Johannesburg and the east of South Africa are battered by storms.
Fans and teammates have mocked Scott Baldwin over the injury
It's the largest museum in the world dedicated to Afraican contemporary art. The Zeitz MOCAA in now opened in Cape town, South Africa
Zimbabwe's first lady has returned home after being granted diplomatic immunity
Zimbabwe's first lady has asked for diplomatic immunity after being accused of assaulting 20-year-old model Gabriella Engels.
South African President Jacob Zuma survives vote of no-confidence in parliament
As the South African parliament votes on whether or not to withdraw confidence from President Zuma, protesters call for him to go outside.
MPs are having their say anonymously in a no-confidence motion in the president
28 time Olympic medalist Michael Phelps swims with sharks off the coast of Cape Town
Swimmer Michael Phelps, the most decorated Olympian of all time, yesterday 'raced' a great white shark and lost.
South African artist, Mbongeni Buthelezi's new exhibition addresses the problem of plastic soft drink bottles littering the environement.
A deadly storm ravaged the South African province of Western Cape on Wednesday (June 7). Warnings have been issued for gale force winds, rain and
In South Africa, knitting is being used to beat gang culture.
Armed with nothing more than wool and needles, grandmother Connie Abrahams is
At least 19 children and their driver were killed in a minibus crash, trapped inside the burning vehicle.
South Africa’s president Jacob Zuma has said he is not stressed by calls for him to quit, hours after more than 30,000 people marched in the country’s capital…
Scuffles have broken out during protests in Johannesburg: one, calling for the resignation of President Jacob Zuma and another in support of the leader.
South Africa's highest court has dismissed an appeal by government to uphold a ban on the sale of rhino horns in the country.
South Africa’s embattled President Jacob Zuma has been backed by his ruling ANC amid growing calls for him to step down.
Pigcasso was originally bred to be slaughtered at a pig farm but was rescued at just four weeks old by Joanne Lefson, who was upset by the squalid conditions she was kept…
South Africa mourns the loss of anti-apartheid leader Ahmed Kathrada who has died aged 87.
The Cape Town cycling tour was cancelled on Sunday (March 12) due to gale-force winds blowing in excess of 100 km per hour across parts of the cycling route.