The Constitutional Court didn't provide a test for determining the legality of a proposed measure, which may be due to the limited nature of the case.
Rights groups are putting pressure on SA to hold an Africa-wide seminar on discrimination and violence that has been postponed several times.
Female miners are still subjected to discrimination, sexual abuse and violence in the workplace. We spoke to some women about their experiences.
A Human Rights Watch report has revealed how school authorities in India persistently discriminate against children from marginalised communities.
After two black Barneys shoppers were accused of credit card fraud, the rapper's fans are petitioning for him to cut ties with the New York store.
Nurses and doctors are 'forced' to treat non-residents, but such care is too often perilous.
Confidence is a muscle you need in a competitive world and size does matter. Women who don't have it require training, if not surgical intervention.
The Mpumalanga Pumas will show you how to throw out a football team and its goalposts from their stadium -- and get away with it.
The National Assembly approves law amendments to allow women born out of customary marriages to inherit from their deceased parents' estate.
South Africa's Navi Pillay takes up the post of UN High Commissioner for Human Rights in September.
Kenyan Muslim leaders are outraged over alleged official discrimination they say has been documented in a government-commissioned report.
Alleged inappropriate management practices at the South African Social Security Agency will be investigated.
Blondes purportedly have more fun, and as if that is not enough, the media tends to give them more attention than they do things that really matter.
Black economic empowerment and affirmative action are not meant for Chinese people - no matter what apartheid did to them.
Chinese South Africans lived an oppressed twilight existence under apartheid, never really accepted by any group.
If people have a sufficient stake in the society, they tend not to burn it down and their fellow humans with them.