Elderly women are risking their lives crushing rock for cash in northern Cameroon.
Many people walk by the homeless without looking but in Rio de Janeiro street dwellers became the stars for a day as they stood outside the Olympic city’s main theater.
Islamic State group jihadists have claimed responsibility for twin explosions that have ripped through crowds of Shi’ite Hazaras in Kabul.
Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton formally introduces her presidential running mate, Virginia Senator Tim Kaine.
The Restore the Call program at the Biodiversity Research Institute in Portland plans to move 10 chicks to an area south of Boston this summer.
Nico Rosberg could lose pole position at the Hungarian GP as a result of an investigation into whether he slowed enough for caution flags.
Munich police are searching for clues to why an 18-year-old German-Iranian man opened fire, killing nine people and wounding 16 others before killing himself.
South Sudan’s armed opposition has claimed it has replaced its leader, who remains in hiding.
UCT has stopped a controversial Danish editor from delivering an academic freedom lecture.
Threats made against the station manager and other employees of Brits community radio station Madibeng FM are a seriously concern, the Right2Know (R2K) Campaign has said.
Torrential rains that have swept through China have killed at least 154 people and left 124 missing.
Americans first knew Hillary Clinton as a governor’s wife and working mother, then as the nation’s first lady and is ready to appear with her running mate.
One month on from the UK’s vote to leave the European Union, how does UKIP see the future?
Chris Froome is set to become the first Briton to win three Tour de France titles after safely negotiating a treacherous penultimate stage.
Nico Rosberg rode his luck to grab pole position for the 2016 Hungarian GP ahead of Mercedes team mate Lewis Hamilton in a prolonged qualifying session punctuated by rainstorms and red flags.
Two men who attempted to abduct a serviceman near an RAF base were likely to have been “part of a larger team”, police say.
Cape Town – President Jacob Zuma has spent almost R10 million on legal fees and “exorbitant legal counsel’ in the past seven years, the DA said on Saturday.
A man who snatched a five-year-old as she walked to school and raped her at his Empangeni home has been sentenced to 25 years in jail.
One man dies and another is in a “serious condition” after a group of swimmers got caught up in a riptide in Norfolk.
Nico Rosberg snatched pole position from Mercedes team mate Lewis Hamilton during a crash-filled qualifying session ahead of the 2016 Hungarian GP.
Turkey has set free 1 200 soldiers detained after the military coup, a top prosecutor says in the first major release of suspects.