Central & South Asia
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11 - 20
South Africa elections: A new ANC victory, then what?
The Zuma government, with its 'fat cat' tendencies, has failed to define a coherent economic policy.
Last updated: 07 May 2014 10:53 GMT
South Africans head to the polls
About 22,000 voting stations open for Wednesday's general election, which the ruling ANC is expected to win.
Last updated: 07 May 2014 05:59 GMT
Despite criticisms support for ANC endures
Once a beacon of hope, South Africa's ANC has become a source of disenchantment, yet is still tipped to win elections.
Last updated: 06 May 2014 06:52 GMT
Marikana: The politics of law and order in post-apartheid South Africa
Liberal colonial occupation and the massacre have never been far apart in history, writes Pillay.
Last updated: 21 Mar 2014 22:57 GMT
The geopolitics of the Ukraine crisis
How the power vacuum will reshape the balance of power in the region between Russia and the European Union.
Last updated: 23 Feb 2014 13:29 GMT
South Africa election rally ends in violence
Rival protesters from the ANC and Democratic Alliance clash in run-up to May 7 elections.
Last updated: 12 Feb 2014 19:57 GMT
Move to challenge S Africa's Zuma fails
Would-be presidential candidate appears to have changed her mind about merger of her party with main opposition group.
Last updated: 03 Feb 2014 18:28 GMT
S Africa opposition to field black candidate
Mamphela Ramphele, founder of Agang party, becomes Democratic Alliance's first black candidate for presidential post.
Last updated: 28 Jan 2014 18:25 GMT
Q&A: The post-Mandela South Africa
Mamphele Ramphele, founder of new Agang SA political party, warns against 'deification' of Nelson Mandela.
Last updated: 17 Dec 2013 19:46 GMT
Ex-gangbangers aim to halt Cape Town violence
In one of the most crime-ridden areas in South Africa, former gang members are helping to curb gang violence.
Last updated: 03 Dec 2013 07:26 GMT
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