Monday, Oct 03, 2022



US Secretary of State Antony Blinken in South Africa on Africa tour

August 08, 2022 5:36 pm

Blinken's visit to Africa is seen as part of a competition between Russia and Western powers for support from African countries over the war in Ukraine.

South Africa launches relief for Durban flooding; 443 dead

April 19, 2022 9:10 pm

Declaring a national state of disaster, South Africa has allocated $67 million to help those hit by floods

Interpol issues red notices against two Gupta brothers who fled South Africa

March 01, 2022 1:11 pm

The Guptas had previously stated that their extradition was politically motivated, which has been denied by the NPA.

India tour of South Africa gets 'green signal', T20Is to be played later

December 04, 2021 4:19 pm

India are now scheduled to play three Tests and three ODIs during the tour, which will start with the first Test in Johannesburg on December 17.

With Johannesburg, Pretoria among venues, concerns about India's tour of South Africa amid new Covid variant's rise

November 26, 2021 6:00 pm

India are scheduled to play three Tests, three ODIs and four T20 Internationals across four venues --Johannesburg, Centurion, Paarl, and Cape Town.

Scientists find fossil of early hominid in South Africa

November 05, 2021 6:29 pm

Homo naledi dates to the Middle Pleistocene era 335,000–236,000 years ago.

No cash, only soft incentives for taking Covid-19 vaccines: S African Health Minister

September 06, 2021 9:04 am

Encouraging people to ignore the scaremongers who were spreading fake news about the vaccine causing deaths, Phaahla said there would be no compulsion from government for people to take the vaccines.

South Africa extends lockdown by two more weeks; top execs take 30% pay cut

April 10, 2020 1:36 pm

The president also said the Cabinet and top management in government would take a one-third pay cut for the next three months to assist the Solidarity Fund.

Mahindra launches S African campaign to honour heroes during COVID-19 crisis

April 10, 2020 11:34 am

The company hopes that this small act of appreciation will spiral wider and wider and help essential goods and services workers to stay the course during the lockdown.

Poverty-level of Indian-origin people in S Africa decreases

August 22, 2017 10:01 pm

The South African-Indian community, with about 1.4-million people, are not far behind from their white counterparts, who enjoyed special privileges in the apartheid era and have a poverty rate of just one per cent.