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A Free Syrian Army fighter feeds a stray cat, heart-shaped flags fly at India's Kite festival and a wildfire rages in Australia, as the new year gets underway.
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.
This week, the ANC and the public protector spar about Nkandla, Dina Pule must apologise and Santa’s drones deliver gifts.
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.
President Jacob Zuma's administration is accustomed to putting out fires. This time, though, it's a little too close to home for his comfort.