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Ruling ANC party gets ‘overwhelming mandate’ from South African voters
'Zuma case dropped under pressure'
Mandela has pneumonia, breathing 'without difficulty'
Storms gather over Africa’s 'Rainbow Nation'
Oscar Pistorius older brother Carl also facing murder trial

Carl Pistorius, the older brother of South African star athlete Oscar Pistorius has been charged with culpable homicide over a car accident in 2010, local media reported on Sunday.

24 Feb 2013 - 4:24PM

Carl Pistorius, the older brother of South African star athlete Oscar Pistorius has been charged with culpable homicide over a car accident in 2010, local media reported on Sunday.

Oscar Pistorius older brother Carl also facing murder trial
Mandela responding positively to treatment
Mandela responding to treatment for lung infection
Mandela ambulance to hospital broke down
S Africa’s Zuma thrown political lifeline

Shifts in ANC membership within South Africa’s provinces have given President Jacob Zuma a fighting chance of holding on to the party leadership and the presidency.

4 Oct 2012 - 11:56AM

Shifts in ANC membership within South Africa’s provinces have given President Jacob Zuma a fighting chance of holding on to the party leadership and the presidency.

S Africa’s Zuma thrown political lifeline
Springboks, All Blacks prepare for clash of titans
Pistorius due in court ahead of murder trial early next year

Oscar Pistorius will be indicted for premeditated murder on Monday and the double-amputee Olympian will go on trial early next year, prosecutors said.

17 Aug 2013 - 4:09AM

Oscar Pistorius will be indicted for premeditated murder on Monday and the double-amputee Olympian will go on trial early next year, prosecutors said.

Pistorius due in court ahead of murder trial early next year
South African businesswoman set to threaten ANC’s dominance
Tutu wins 'one-off' Mo Ibrahim award
Mandela remains in hospital for fourth day
Family hears prayer for Mandela’s ‘peaceful end’
Former South African president Nelson Mandela on life support