Central & South Asia
People & Power
This month on Al Jazeera
person > Jackson Mthembu
1 - 10
Are South Africa's media biased?
Print media and the country's state-owned broadcaster have been accused of slanted coverage of the recent elections.
Last updated: 10 May 2014 08:49 GMT
Fake signer at Mandela event 'schizophrenic'
Man accused of accused of miming nonsense says he is a trained interpreter but started hallucinating at Soweto memorial.
Last updated: 13 Dec 2013 00:11 GMT
Interpreter at Mandela memorial called a fake
Man who was supposed to be signing for the deaf was just "flapping his arms", experts say, as government investigates.
Last updated: 12 Dec 2013 00:10 GMT
Gallery drops 'Zuma spear' image from website
Thousands march through the streets of Johannesburg as outrage and tension over controversial painting continue.
Last updated: 30 May 2012 05:36 GMT
Jacob Zuma asks court to ban 'Spear' portrait
South Africa's president takes legal action against art gallery for painting that depicts his genitals.
Last updated: 25 May 2012 05:54 GMT
Mandela leaves hospital after minor surgery
Officials say 93-year-old former South African president underwent laparoscopy to investigate stomach complaint.
Last updated: 26 Feb 2012 19:06 GMT
Mandela hospitalised for stomach ailment
Officials say 93-year-old former South African president is "satisfactory condition" after planned medical check.
Last updated: 25 Feb 2012 19:17 GMT
ANC wins South Africa local polls
After most votes counted, figures show an increase in opposition support despite ruling party victory.
Last updated: 21 May 2011 06:45 GMT
South African elections
Could the African National Congress party's iconic status take a tumble in local elections?
Last updated: 20 May 2011 16:27 GMT
S Africa prays for ailing Mandela
Nelson Mandela Foundation says former president in hospital for "routine tests", as ruling party calls for calm.
Last updated: 27 Jan 2011 10:53 GMT
Featured on Al Jazeera
Gaza: Nowhere to hide
More than one-quarter of Gaza's population has been displaced, causing a humanitarian crisis.
Ugandans baffled by sleeping ministers
Ministers and MPs caught on camera sleeping through important speeches have sparked criticism that they are not working.
Are UK banks targeting Muslim charities?
Muslim charities claim discrimination after major UK banks began closing their accounts.
Migrants in Italy: Arrival and survival
Italy struggles to deal with growing flood of migrants willing to risk their lives to reach the nearest European shores.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
It's time for the EU to impose sanctions on Israel
Can international law protect the Yazidis?
Three steps to achieve a lasting truce in Israel and Gaza
Netanyahu's miscalculation: Bullish or foolish
South Africa in Edinburgh: The role of post-apartheid art
Israel's deadly ceasefire game
In Pictures: New Orleans' lingering blight
Nine years after Hurricane Katrina devastated the US' Gulf Coast, New Orleans still struggles to recover.
In Pictures: Gaza celebrates long-term truce
Palestinians welcomed a long-term ceasefire deal between Israel and Hamas, which put a stop to seven weeks of bombings.
In Pictures: Kashmir's spinning trouble
Traditional art suffers as widows in Kashmir conflict are paid by the government at less than the cost of wool.
join our mailing list
Follow on Twitter
People & Power
Fabulous Picture Show
Frost Over The World
One on One
Counting The Cost
Talk to Al Jazeera
Al Jazeera World
Work for us
Terms & Conditions