A record 68.5 million people have been forced flee their homes due to war, violence and persecution, notably in places like Myanmar and Syria, the UN said on Tuesday.
Wage talks between Eskom and unions are due to resume on Tuesday in Woodmead, north of Johannesburg. The National Union of Mineworkers (NUM), NUMSA and Solidarity are expected to take part.
A stoppage-time header from two-goal Harry Kane gave England a 2-1 win over Tunisia in their opening World Cup Group G match on Monday.
Tuesday marks 105 years when the 1913 Natives Land Act was enacted three years after the establishment of the then Union of South Africa.
The United Nation’s top human rights official has called on the United States Administration of President Donald Trump to end the policy of forcibly removing children from their migrant parents who cross the southern border irregularly via Mexico.
Belgium's creativity and power proved too much for World Cup debutants Panama as the Group G favourites overcame the heroics of goalkeeper Jaime Penedo and a massed defence to run out 3-0 winners on Monday.
Tunisia will be pushing for an upset in their opening game of the Soccer World Cup on Monday, said coach Nabil Maaloul.
Former President, Thabo Mbeki he has called on South Africans to move away from the "notion" that Nelson Mandela sold-out the country.
Skipper Andreas Granqvist coolly converted a 65th minute penalty awarded after video review to hand Sweden a 1-0 victory over South Korea in a scrappy Group F encounter at the Nizhny Novgorod Stadium on Monday.
World Cup debutants Panama played down expectations on Sunday, with coach Hernan Gomez admitting they are definitely not favourites to beat Belgium in their opening game.
South African athletics' golden girl, Caster Semenya, is challenging the I-double-A-F's rule change on testosterone levels in the Court of Arbitration for Sport in Lausanne, Switzerland.
The Kathrada Foundation has approached EFF leader Julius Malema to engage with them about his most recent anti-Indian comments where he claimed that the majority of Indians are racist.
Minister of International Relations and Corporations, Lindiwe Sisulu says South Africa is committed to using the UN Security Council seat to broker peace across the world, including the Middle East.
Jose Mourinho lauded an "amazing day for football" after heavyweights Germany and Brazil failed to win their opening World Cup fixtures on Sunday but the Manchester United manager expects them both to rebound from sluggish starts.
Power utility Eskom says it will resume wage negotiations with the unions on Tuesday.
A powerful quake rocked Japan's second city of Osaka on Monday, killing three people including a nine-year-old girl and injuring scores of others, according to an official tally.
Panic stricken Liberty customers have been reassured that there personal information and funds are safe.
A second-half header from Steven Zuber cancelled out a sensational early goal from Philippe Coutinho as Switzerland and Brazil drew 1-1 in a tight Group E World Cup opener on Sunday.
Belgium see far beyond Monday's World Cup opener against debutants Panama but need a solid win to settle nerves and rack up goal difference as a "golden generation" of club greats seek finally to deliver as a team.
Hundreds of people from all walks of life gathered at Durban's beachfront to mark the 4th International Yoga Day.
Sweden play South Korea in a Group F match in Nizhny Novgorod on Monday.
Belgium play Panama in a Group G match in Sochi on Monday.
He did not play in the qualifiers nor come out of retirement for the World Cup, yet Sweden are still looking to step out of the shadow of Zlatan Ibrahimovic when they face South Korea at the Nizhny Novgorod Stadium on Monday.
South African Communist Party North West Chair, Smuts Matshe has urged young people to defend state resources that could be used to benefit those in need.
Germany were stunned 1-0 by Mexico in the opening game of their World Cup defence on Sunday as Hirving Lozano finished off a sharp counter-attack that exposed the ragged defending that the four-times winners had displayed in their warm-up games.
South Africa is committed to using the United Nations Security Council seat to broker peace across the world, including the Middle East.
The head of the Red Cross urged European Union member states Sunday to follow Spain's example of welcoming a rejected migrant ship and "put into practice" the humanitarian values promoted by the bloc.
Former Democratic Republic of Congo vice president Jean-Pierre Bemba "can return" home if he wants to, following his acquittal on appeal of war crimes, Kinshasa said Sunday.
Liberty Group, whose products include accident cover, life insurance, funeral benefits and income protection, has been hacked.
Five-times World Cup winners and tournament favourites Brazil play Switzerland in a Group E match on Sunday. Where: Rostov Arena, Rostov-on-Don Capacity: 45,000 When: Sunday June 17, 2100 local (1800 GMT/1400 ET) Key stats: – Brazil are the narrow favourites to lift the trophy for what would be a record-extending sixth time. They are targeting […]