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Hindus around the world observed the festival of Diwali on October 26 with prayer, celebrations -- and the day's trademark fireworks, sweets and fine clothing. The festival marks the victory of good over evil.
We take a look at the developments since Madiba's death was announced – from Jacob Zuma's visit in Houghton to the plans for the funeral.
As the world mourns Nelson Mandela, we speak to locals in Vilakazi Street, Soweto - Madiba's former home.
Hundreds of people went to pay their respects at Nelson Mandela's Houghton home with candles and songs soon after the news of his death.
South Africans pay tribute to Tata Mandela and tell us what his legacy means to them.
African Storm Soundsystem hosted the third annual Dancehall Queen contest where the women on stage gave Beyoncé a run for her money.
We track the development of Jacob Zuma's Nkandla homestead over the last six years; from before his presidency to the multimillion-rand project it is now.