The motive for the murder of suspended crime intelligence boss Richard Mdluli's love rival remains a mystery, a police officer testified in court.
National Police Chief Riah Phiyega has stuck to her stance that police acted in self-defence when they shot dead 34 striking mineworkers at Marikana.
The state has been denied the option of calling new forensic experts in a culpable homicide case against Paralympian Oscar Pistorius's brother Carl.
A new version of events leading to the death of sidelined crime intelligence boss Richard Mdluli's love rival, Oupa Ramogibe, surfaced in an inquest.
The shooting at Marikana in August was regrettable, National Police Commissioner Riah Phiyega has told the Farlam commission of inquiry.
Nigerian terrorist Henry Okah has been found guilty of masterminding two car bombings in Abuja in October last year, by the South Gauteng High Court.
It was quiet outside a Pretoria hospital where former president Nelson Mandela spent another day receiving treatment for a recurring lung infection.
Relatives of the schoolchildren Molemo "Jub Jub" Maarohanye killed in a car accident were upset when the musician was sentenced to 25 years.
Convicted murderer Molemo "Jub Jub" Maarohanye's life in prison is not good, the Protea Magistrate's Court has heard.
There is no crisis in the quality of education in Gauteng and South Africa, Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga has said.