The country has little in the way of a shared history and identity, but there is a chance the next generation is building one now.
This year, scores of people lost their lives in attacks orchestrated by terrorist groups in various regions of Africa. We look at the main groups.
It is critical for developing economies to work together for progress.
You have no alternative but to obey your calling, says a young healer, but it is a spiritual blessing. She spoke to Aneesa Fazel.
To find out what's next, after death Aneesa Fazel went soul searching, with the help of religious experts.
Cape Town-born Josh Thirion (9) does not like being told what to eat, and even has his own recipe book out.
Blind dates and random hook-ups are becoming more common, thanks to technology — and technology is also helping to keep people safe.
South Africa does not offer many opportunities to kick-off a career in opera but this has not stopped home-grown soprano Elza van den Heever.
The producers of "A Lucky Man" hope that previewing the film on the social media app will encourage young people to discuss the issues it tackles.
A local choreographer is confronting the loaded issue of gender-based violence and silence.
Miracle Rising, a documentary tracing South Africa's difficult path to freedom and democracy, premieres on Sunday. Aneesa Fazel was at the preview.