Protesters want justice for the murder of Avijit Roy
Protesters rallied in Dhaka, denouncing the murder of prominent American blogger Avijit Roy, and chanting "raise your voice against militants".
Lesotho prepares for vote in bid to ease political crisis
Campaigning has been largely peaceful but analysts say tensions are high before the parliamentary vote.
Robert Sobukwe's dream unrealised, 21 years into democracy
Robert Sobukwe died 37 years ago today. His dream of economic emancipation remains unrealised, with half of the population still living in poverty.
Protesting teen killed, allegedly by police
Lucas Lebyane was shot when protesters demanded that the Bushbuckridge local municipality provide them with water.
Proteas bring the fire in 257-run victory over West Indies
Captain AB de Villiers took his team to a sterling victory against the West Indies, with his 162 from a mere 66-ball knock.
Underground library needs support
Here's a story about a few youths and some books. And here's how you can help their dream become a reality.
Record breaker de Villiers takes SA to 408 against West Indies
The South African captain brought the Protea Fire with a record-breaking 64-ball 150, which is the fastest in One Day International history.
Bulls have got to kick the blues
Coach Frans Ludeke has a lot riding on this weekend's match against the Sharks.
Street artist Banksy interprets Gaza strife with irony
British artist Banksy makes comment on Gaza's privations in a satirical mini-video that depicts the war-torn strip as a peculiar utopia.
Plight of civilians caught up in Boko Haram fight flagged
Many of the nations fighting the terror group have themselves been accused of human rights abuses and even of war crimes.
Surge in attempts to take land from white farmers in Zim
The Commercial Farmers' Union said there had been at least 20 "incidents" on white-owned properties in recent weeks, with some being asked to leave.