The KwaZulu-Natal municipal security officer who allegedly shot dead his supervisor has since been fired.
Rebecca Kotane, the widow of the late struggle stalwart Moses Kotane, celebrated her 104th birthday on Friday.
Russian PM Dmitry Medvedev condemned German Chancellor Angela Merkel's liberal policy on migrants as “quite simply stupid”.
A Canadian man who disappeared 30 years ago is set for an emotional reunion with his family after he remembered his name.
The four holdouts in the armed occupation of a federal wildlife refuge in Oregon surrendered, ending the 41-day standoff.
Pakistan has arrested 97 al-Qaeda and Lashkar-e-Jhangvi militants in the southern city of Karachi, the army said.
North and South Korea's perennially volatile relations seem headed for a new and potentially dangerous low.
In the latest crackdown on homosexuality in Indonesia, the government has demanded all IM apps remove LGBT emoticons.