Jacob Zuma was forced to leave parliament as the opposition interrupted the annual state-of-the-nation address, with protests also outside.Read the full story ›
Cricket South Africa has banned former international Gulam Bodi for 20 years after he admitted charges of contriving or attempting to fix matches in the 2015 RAM SLAM T20.
The US rapper was detained by authorities in Cape Town on suspicion of travelling on a fraudulent passport.Read the full story ›
Oscar Pistorius has formally appealed to have his murder conviction for killing Reeva Steenkamp overturned, AFP news agency says.Read the full story ›
Steven Finn took three wickets to keep England on course for victory in the first Test, but Jonny Bairstow's missed stumping of AB De Villiers gave South Africa faint hope in Durban.
Finn, a late addition to the touring squad after a foot injury, took out Dean Elgar, Hashim Amla and Faf Du Plessis as the Proteas closed the fourth day on 136 for four, 280 short of an improbable winning mark.
They will have little serious interest in hunting down a record 416 but the presence of master batsman De Villiers at least gives them a chance of surviving three sessions for the draw.
Oscar Pistorius is now a convicted murderer after a South African court overturned a previous manslaughter charge.Read the full story ›
Oscar Pistorius has been pictured smiling for the camera at his 29th birthday party.Read the full story ›
Prosecutors appeal to South Africa's Supreme Court to have conviction against Oscar Pistorius changed from 'culpable homicide' to murderRead the full story ›
An appeal by South African prosecutors to have Oscar Pistorius' culpable homicide charge changed to a murder one has come to an end with judgement reserved until a later date.