President Jacob Zuma will not be present when the Africa-Asia summit kicks-off in Indonesia next week.
The Cape Town high court has ruled that the Economic Freedom Fighters was within its rights to say the ANC government had killed people in Marikana.
National director of Public Prosecutions Mxolisi Nxasana has accused the police of "assuming the role of defence" in the matter involving his deputy.
The South African Press Association has allayed fears over the mandatory deletion of its stories from its subscribers' archives.
Waratahs player Jacques Potgieter was fined Aus$20 000 after a Brumbies player complained that Potgieter had made an anti-gay remark.
Baleka Mbete claimed a Concourt ruling didn't apply to Parliament, after Mmusi Maimane called President Jacob Zuma a thief during a debate.
Government officials and opposition leaders paid tribute to Minister Collins Chabane to died in a car accident in Limpopo on Sunday.
The ANC has paid tribute to Minister Collins Chabane who was killed along with his driver and bodyguard in a collision with a truck on Sunday morning.
Celebrated author Terry Pratchett has died at the age of 66, his publisher announced on Thursday.
The controversial TV host was suspended by the BBC after a "fracas" with a producer. He was already on a final warning after alleged racist comments.