Friday, November 04
In a deeply contrite apology, South Korean president Park Geun-hye said today (Nov. 4) she alone was responsible for the current scandal engulfing her presidency, and denied allegations that she was involved with a cult or had performed shamanistic rituals at the presidential Blue House.
Wednesday, October 12
South African prosecutors ordered Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan on Tuesday to appear in court on Nov. 2 to hear fraud charges against him, news that sent the rand and share prices reeling.
Friday, December 28
Pourquoi est-ce qu’un Sud-Africain (blanc, noir, marron) achèterait un bungalow à Maurice au coût de Rs 15 millions, alors qu’avec cette même somme, il peut devenir propriétaire d’une ferme profitable d’une dizaine d’arpents au KwaZulu-Natal avec vue sur l’océan Indien ?
Tuesday, October 09
The rules of the game in South Africa's labour market have changed and the new players are workers such as Tshepo Modise and Thulani Soko, wildcat strikers at mining giant Anglo American Platinum (Amplats).
Monday, September 03
South African courts are to begin releasing 270 striking miners charged with murder after 34 of their colleagues were shot dead by police.
Tuesday, August 28
Miners are being intimidated into staying away from work at the South African mine where 34 people were recently shot dead by police, the owners say.
Wednesday, August 08
People slowly came outside despite the cold wind across South Africa today, pointed their mobile phone cameras to the sky and opened their mouths to taste a rare snowfall that fell on much of the country.
Tuesday, July 24
With the economic storm facing the world, Maurice plays the card of diversification. The target was set to try to reach emerging markets, which currently enjoy world economic growth upwards.
Wednesday, July 18
Nelson Mandela celebrates his 94 years on Wednesday when his birthday has become an important holiday in South Africa, during numerous tributes, good deeds but also of critical debate on how best to continue his struggle and his work of reconciliation.
Wednesday, March 28
Thousands of letters, photographs and documents relating to Nelson Mandela was posted on Tuesday, March 27, in the internet as part of a project aimed at broadening access to the archives of the former South African president, Nobel Peace prize for his fight against apartheid.