20 Jun 2014
Salvador: France captain Hugo Lloris forcefully parried away any discussion about French football's infamous strike on the eve of the anniversary of the Knysna bus revolt as his team prepared to take on Switzerland in the World Cup on Friday.
10 May 2014
Johannesburg: South Africa's election commission completed a vote count that confirms the ruling African National Congress as the winner but also shows the strengthening of prominent opposition groups, according to results.
20 Aug 2014
United Nations: The number of Ebola cases in Guinea, Liberia, Nigeria and Sierra Leone, has reached 2,240 and a total of 1,229 deaths were also registered, UN spokesman Steaphane Dujarric said on Tuesday.
29 May 2014
Netherland: A spirited India defeated South Africa 4-1 in their final practice game to round off their warm-up campaign ahead of the hockey World Cup on a positive note.
10 Jun 2014
Johannesburg: Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan sought investment and business cooperation from South Africa for his state, saying they could mutually work to show the world a new way of addressing unemployment and poverty.
22 Aug 2014
New Delhi: People living in south Delhi colonies will now be able to access ‘open gyms’ in their neighbourhood parks maintained by civic bodies.
05 Jun 2014
Johannesburg: The first set of 75 surviving South African cricketers, who represented the country in the apartheid era but were never acknowledged by the white minority government, received a special Heritage Blazer at the annual Cricket South Africa (CSA) Awards on Wednesday evening.
25 Aug 2014
Hanoi: Vietnam on Monday made a strong pitch for greater Indian involvement in maintaining maritime safety, security and settlement of territorial disputes in the disputed South and East China Seas even as India is preparing to expand its oil and gas exploration in the seas claimed by China.
05 Jun 2014
Johannesburg: AB de Villiers dominated the Cricket South Africa Awards banquet by bagging four awards, including Cricketer of the Year 2014, here on Wednesday evening.
03 Jun 2014
Johannesburg: Senior batsman Hashim Amla was on Tuesday named captain of South Africa's Test team, succeeding Graeme Smith, despite speculation that his refusal to endorse the beer brand, which sponsors the team, could be a hurdle in his appointment.