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News: South Africa

We have started to collect the most important news related to South Africa in November 2005. By default, most recent news are listed first.

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South Africa: news

ANC heads for two-thirds of vote

Friday, April 24th 2009, 9:04

The African National Congress is heading for a decisive victory in South Africa's election, taking more than a two-thirds majority of the vote.
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Zuma cheered as ANC heads for win

Friday, April 24th 2009, 5:39

ANC leader Jacob Zuma appears before a cheering crowd, as his party heads for a clear victory in South Africa's election.
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ANC leads in South African poll

Thursday, April 23rd 2009, 16:16

Early poll results give South Africa's ANC a big lead, paving the way for controversial leader Jacob Zuma to become president.
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Did you vote in South Africa's election?

Thursday, April 23rd 2009, 8:08

More than 23 million South Africans have voted in the country's general election. What could the result mean for the country?
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What do you think of SA election results?

Thursday, April 23rd 2009, 8:08

The ruling ANC has won South Africa's general election but failed to obtain a two-thirds majority. What are your hopes for the country?
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Huge turnout in South Africa poll

Wednesday, April 22nd 2009, 19:14

High turnout in South Africa's election leads to long queues at polling stations, as voting is extended in some areas.
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Long queues as South Africa votes

Wednesday, April 22nd 2009, 12:44

South Africans are voting in a poll seen as the most important test of the ANC's hold on power since the end of apartheid.
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Election day drama as it happened

Wednesday, April 22nd 2009, 4:58

Comprehensive coverage of South Africa's most competitive election since the end of apartheid in 1994.
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Are you voting today in South Africa?

Wednesday, April 22nd 2009, 3:57

More than 23 million South Africans are voting in their general election. Will it make a difference?
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Afghan cricketers back as heroes

Tuesday, April 21st 2009, 15:25
related countries: Afghanistan Afghanistan
related places: Kabul

The Afghan national cricket team makes a triumphant return to Kabul after its heroics in South Africa.
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O'Connell handed Lions captaincy

Tuesday, April 21st 2009, 12:56
related countries: Ireland Ireland, United Kingdom United Kingdom

Ireland lock Paul O'Connell is confirmed as British and Irish Lions captain for the three-Test summer tour to South Africa.
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Zuma calls for 'massive' turnout

Tuesday, April 21st 2009, 12:21

ANC leader Jacob Zuma appeals for a "massive" turnout in South African elections on Wednesday.
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Votes for houses

Tuesday, April 21st 2009, 10:28

Has the ANC done enough for South Africa's townships?
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Certain victory

Monday, April 20th 2009, 23:41

But is the ANC's dominance of South Africa under threat?
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Zuma rival would renew arms probe

Monday, April 20th 2009, 16:26
related places: Zuma

South African opposition candidate Bishop Dandala says he would reopen a graft case against his ANC rival Jacob Zuma.
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What will the South Africa vote change?

Monday, April 20th 2009, 12:27

Will domestic challenges hamper South Africa's ability to lead change across the continent?
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Shebeen life

Sunday, April 19th 2009, 23:14

Police close down a drinking den in South Africa
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Mandela boost for ANC supporters

Sunday, April 19th 2009, 17:37

Former South African president Nelson Mandela makes a surprise appearance at the ruling ANC party's final pre-election rally.
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S Africa 'doomed under Zuma'

Saturday, April 18th 2009, 12:38

Opposition leader Helen Zille urges voters to prevent South Africa from becoming a 'failed state' under the ANC.
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Young democracy

Saturday, April 18th 2009, 10:49

Upside-down world of South Africa, by veteran presenter
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Troops sent for South Africa poll

Friday, April 17th 2009, 15:55
related places: KwaZulu

South Africa's army is called in to the KwaZulu-Natal province to prevent violence flaring up over next week's polls.
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Glamour game

Friday, April 17th 2009, 13:40

IPL cricket contest set to boost South African economy
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Digging deep

Thursday, April 16th 2009, 8:10

A South African gold miner's life in sound and images
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South African expats vote early

Wednesday, April 15th 2009, 10:36

South Africans who live outside the country begin voting in the general election.
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Ex-Interpol head trial postponed

Tuesday, April 14th 2009, 14:32
related places: Johannesburg

The trial of ex-Interpol head Jackie Selebi is postponed at a court in Johannesburg after a request from prosecutors.
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South African expat views on voting

Tuesday, April 14th 2009, 12:15

South Africans abroad give their views on early poll
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Gibbs century seals series for SA

Monday, April 13th 2009, 15:34
related places: Port Elizabeth

Herschelle Gibbs hits 110 as South Africa beat Australia by 61 runs to seal overall victory in their one-day series.
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Tough enough?

Monday, April 13th 2009, 7:46

The bishop battling ruling ANC in South Africa's elections
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Clark call-up forces Kent rethink

Saturday, April 11th 2009, 14:32
related countries: Australia Australia, Pakistan Pakistan

Stuart Clark is called into the Australia one-day squad for the tour to South Africa and Pakistan, leaving Kent to look for a new overseas player.
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Zulu zeal

Thursday, April 9th 2009, 23:29
related places: Zuma

Key South African province dancing to Zuma's tune
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S Africa v Australia score news

Thursday, April 9th 2009, 20:48
related countries: Australia Australia

South Africa could win the series with victory in the fourth one-day international against Australia.
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US court allows apartheid claims

Thursday, April 9th 2009, 4:20
related countries: United States United States

A US judge rules lawsuits can go ahead against some companies accused of helping South Africa's apartheid-era government.
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Opposition to fight Zuma decision

Tuesday, April 7th 2009, 8:42
related places: Zuma

South Africa's main opposition leader mounts a bid to stop graft charges being dropped against ANC leader Jacob Zuma.
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Zuma corruption charges dropped

Monday, April 6th 2009, 16:25

South Africa prosecutors drop corruption charges against African National Congress (ANC) leader Jacob Zuma.
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Decision on Zuma graft charge due

Monday, April 6th 2009, 7:52
related places: Zuma

South African prosecutors are set to announce whether they will drop charges against ANC leader Jacob Zuma.
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South Africa party 'intimidated'

Saturday, April 4th 2009, 18:56

The ruling ANC is accused by a rival party of intimidation, as South Africa prepares for its general election.
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Hussey inspires Australia victory

Friday, April 3rd 2009, 19:33
related countries: Australia Australia

Mike Hussey's 83 and 4-29 from spinner Nathan Hauritz help Australia to a 141-run win over South Africa in the opening ODI.
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Zuma graft decision due on Monday

Friday, April 3rd 2009, 14:56

South African prosecutors say they will announce on Monday whether they will drop charges against ANC leader Jacob Zuma.
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UN appoints Gaza war-crimes team

Friday, April 3rd 2009, 14:42
related countries: Gaza Strip Gaza Strip

The United Nations appoints South African judge Richard Goldstone to lead a fact-finding mission to the Gaza Strip.
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South Africa permits for Zimbabweans

Friday, April 3rd 2009, 8:54
related countries: Zimbabwe Zimbabwe

The three million Zimbabweans in South Africa can get permits to stay legally for six months, the authorities announce.
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ANC condemns Tutu's 'sacrilege'

Thursday, April 2nd 2009, 17:37

South Africa's ruling ANC party condemns Archbishop Desmond Tutu's criticism of the organisation as "sacrilege".
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ANC condemns Tutu's 'sacrilege'

Thursday, April 2nd 2009, 17:15

South Africa's ruling ANC party condemns Archbishop Desmond Tutu's criticism of the organisation as "sacrilege".
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Trio get life for Dube's killing

Thursday, April 2nd 2009, 11:00

A South African judge sentences three men to life for shooting dead reggae star Lucky Dube in 2007.
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Challenge to South Africa pardons

Thursday, April 2nd 2009, 8:55

Civil rights groups in South Africa are going to court to stop the president from granting a pardon to some apartheid-era prisoners
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Trio guilty of Lucky Dube killing

Tuesday, March 31st 2009, 15:45

A South African court finds three men guilty of shooting dead reggae star Lucky Dube in 2007.
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Lucky Dube pair 'try to escape'

Tuesday, March 31st 2009, 12:14

Two men accused of murdering a South African reggae star appear in court with head wounds after a failed escape bid.
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England stars set for IPL opener

Saturday, March 28th 2009, 12:49
related countries: India India

Kevin Pietersen and Andrew Flintoff will be in action on the opening day of the Indian Premier League when its second season begins in South Africa on 18 April.
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Watching mum die from HIV/Aids

Saturday, March 28th 2009, 12:06

A 12-year-old girl in South Africa who nursed her dying mother talks to Claudia Hammond about the ordeal.
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Verdict due in Lucky Dube killing

Friday, March 27th 2009, 9:02

A judge in South Africa is expected to deliver a verdict in the trial of three men accused of killing reggae singer Lucky Dube.
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IPL team boss wanted England move

Wednesday, March 25th 2009, 12:06
related countries: India India, United Kingdom United Kingdom

Vijay Mallya, the owner of Indian Premier League team Royal Challengers Bangalore, would prefer the tournament to be hosted in England rather than South Africa.
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South Africa police in taxi clash

Tuesday, March 24th 2009, 14:18

South African police fire rubber bullets at taxi drivers protesting over a new transport system ahead of next year's World Cup.
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Dalai Lama ban halts conference

Tuesday, March 24th 2009, 13:45

A peace conference for Nobel laureates is postponed indefinitely after South Africa refuses the Dalai Lama a visa.
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