Zimbabwe's finance minister has pledged that the country will not take foreign investment capital in its indigenisation policy.
Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe says he gets by on a modest salary of $4 000 a month because of "hard times" facing the country.
After 13 colleagues died in an avalanche, Nepalese guides and climbers have cancelled Everest expeditions, with anger growing over sherpas' poor pay.
SA's Tshifiwa Munyai has been beaten by Scott Quigg. The referee stopped the contest in round two when the South African was dropped to the canvas.
Following reports that masked men were seen handing out tracts demanding Jews register or be expelled, Arseniy Yatsenyuk has called for justice.
A pathologist hired by Oscar Pistorius says he won't testify at the murder trial amid suggestions his post-mortem findings supports the prosecution.
Africans pay some of the highest charges in the world for interational money transfers - in sub-Saharan Africa it's almost double the global average.
Uganda's Parliament will probe reports that some female runners were subjected to sexual harassment and abuse while taking part in a training camp.
After taking six medals at the 2012 Olympics, it has been announced that retired Olympic swimming superstar Michael Phelps is returning to the sport.
The UK has enforced the inspection of 15 schools in Birmingham after an anonymous letter alleging a plot to force leaderhip change at four schools.