The Presidency has acknowledged it had been an ‘eventful year’ for the country, expanding on all the ways government had made progress, while asking South Africans to return invigorated for 2018.
Former Bishop of Chichester George Bell was accused of sexual abuse decades after his death in 1958.
If the economy were a person, it would be looking nervously at the two leading candidates, Cyril Ramaphosa and Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma. Depending on who triumphs this weekend, the economy will travel in very different directions.
Dlamini-Zuma’s final campaign slogan is “Radical economic transformation. Now”. Ramaphosa, on the other hand, is going for a U.S.-inspired “New Deal”, named after...
Images of lead actors Richard Attenborough and Carol Marsh taking time out during filming.
Chief of the defence staff Sir Stuart Peach warns disruption to undersea cables could be “catastrophic”.
A landmark inquiry makes more than 400 recommendations aimed at protecting children.
The Christmas song recorded by singers at risk of serious infection if they meet face-to-face.
Oxford Dictionaries says the word, coined in the 1960s, sums up millennials driving political change.
Doctors say that when Maisie was run over, a cycle helmet saved her life.
The Pitch Perfect movies may have been successful, but they also remain unique in the film industry.
7 days quiz: Who did George Clooney give $14m to?
A Brooklyn teenager who had declined a man’s advances used her dying moments to identify him as her shooter, according to police.
Shemel Mercurius, 16, was watching over her 3-year-old cousin in a Brooklyn apartment on May 31, 2016, when Taariq Stephens, now 25, allegedly barged in and shot her with a submachine gun after a brief argument, according to authorities.
Former New York Police...
Overpayments totalling £1.76m were made to 94 people, a committee of MPs says.
Tennis star Roger Federer wins the BBC Overseas Sports Personality of the Year for a record fourth time after a public vote.
Dustin Hoffman faces major accusations in a Variety report published Friday that alleges he exposed himself to a 16-year-old classmate of his daughter’s in 1980 and assaulted two other women while working on 1987′s “Ishtar.”
Cori Thomas told Variety she attended high school with...
The last Question Time of 2017 was dominated by exchanges over Brexit – so what happened?
A £49bn deal with 21st Century Fox features on Friday’s front pages, as well as a winter flu warning.
The publication says that “multiple sources” confirmed that presenters and nominees like Jessica Chastain, Mary J. Blige and Meryl Streep will be wearing “all-black looks as a symbol of protest against harassment in Hollywood.”
There are also murmurings that the black ensembles will continue throughout...
Britain’s Laura Renwick and her horse Top Dollar VI win the Puissance event at the Olympia Horse Show in London after clearing 2.20m.
Royal Family members joined the bereaved at the London memorial to pay tribute to the 71 victims.
Commission set up by murdered MP Jo Cox says nine million adults in the UK are affected.