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More South Africans able to take up ballet
For decades ballet was mainly the preserve of the rich, but now a diverse range of people are enjoying the dance form.
Last updated: 10 Aug 2014 19:51 GMT
South African solar candles combat blackouts
A solar candle business is taking off in South Africa, but new funding could make them affordable for poor households.
Last updated: 07 Aug 2014 00:16 GMT
Nigerians in S Africa in no hurry to go home
Despite growth which has made Nigeria Africa's largest economy, Nigerian migrants do not want to return home.
Last updated: 05 Aug 2014 10:01 GMT
US holds summit with African heads of state
The US wants to boost business with African countries, but expectations are low for the US-Africa Leaders Summit.
Last updated: 03 Aug 2014 12:25 GMT
Thabo Mbeki to give evidence at arms inquiry
Former South African leader was president when $5bn deal was signed in 1999, amid claims of corruption.
Last updated: 17 Jul 2014 08:34 GMT
Anti-apartheid author Nadine Gordimer dies
South African Nobel Prize-winning author, who wrote more than 30 books, passes away at her Johannesburg home aged 90.
Last updated: 15 Jul 2014 00:59 GMT
Lonmin fires 'absent' miners in South Africa
Platinum producer Lonmin dismisses 235 "essential" workers it says were not allowed to strike under union agreement.
Last updated: 20 May 2014 07:35 GMT
South Africa's ANC in landslide victory
President Jacob Zuma said victory an affirmation of his leadership and the ruling party despite reduced share of votes.
Last updated: 11 May 2014 01:10 GMT
Why aren't South Africa's born frees voting?
As South Africa heads to the polls, many of the country's younger generation are boycotting the vote.
Last updated: 07 May 2014 11:11 GMT
South Africa's 'born frees' demand jobs
Many young people born after apartheid say they are disillusioned with politics and will not vote in Wednesday's poll.
Last updated: 06 May 2014 09:25 GMT
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Muslim volunteers face questioning and threat of arrest, while aid has been disrupted or blocked, charities say.
Abandonment of 'Bring Back Our Girls'
Six months on, outrage and sorrow over the mass schoolgirl abduction has disappeared - except for families in Nigeria.
A soft approach to returning British fighters
ISIL combatants seeking an 'exit strategy' from Mideast conflict need positive reinforcement back home, analysts say.
Austrian youth flocking to ISIL
European nation hit by a wave of Islamophobia as many young fighters join ISIL in Syria and Iraq.
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