Displaying items 13-24 of 88 » View courant.com items only< Previous 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Next >
Reuters* Nigerian pirate gangs spreading across the oil-rich Gulf of Guinea * Regional navies, coastguards overwhelmed * Violence threatens economies of some of world's poorest nations * Western nations backing regional efforts to tackle problem By Joe...
ReutersBy Martyn Herman PARIS, May 30 (Reuters) - When Kevin Anderson takes to the court to face Milos Raonic in the third round of the French Open on Friday he will not just be representing his nation but a vast continent. The 6ft 8in South African is the...
JOHANNESBURG, South Africa -- Nelson Mandela was readmitted to a hospital after a worrying recurrence of the lung infection he suffered in December, the South African presidency announced Thursday. It was the third time Mandela, known affectionately...
Oscar Pistorius is planning to hold his own memorial service Wednesday night in Pretoria, South Africa, for girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp, whom he shot and killed on Valentine's Day. It is unclear exactly what Pistorius' service would consist of or how...
PRETORIA, South Africa (AP) — Oscar Pistorius was granted bail Friday, paving the way for him to be freed from custody pending his trial in the Valentine's Day shooting death of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp. Pistorius' family members and...
Tags: Oscar Pistorius, Prosecution, Shootings
PRETORIA, South Africa -- In a bizarre twist to a closely watched court case, South African media Thursday reported that the lead police detective in charge of the Oscar Pistorius murder investigation is himself facing seven counts of attempted murder....
PRETORIA, South Africa -- As his girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp, cowered behind a locked door in a tiny bathroom, Oscar Pistorius strapped on his prosthetic legs, grabbed his pistol, strode seven yards to the door and fired through it four times, killing...
This post has been updated. See the note below for details.JOHANNESBURG, South Africa -- Olympic sprinter Oscar Pistorius, the double-amputee revered in South Africa for overcoming his disability to compete in the London Games last year, wept in court Friday as he faced a murder charge in connection with the...
Tags: Oscar Pistorius, Laws, South Africa, Criminal Laws, Murder
PRETORIA, South Africa (AP) — Paralympic superstar Oscar Pistorius was charged Thursday with the murder of his girlfriend who was shot inside his home in South Africa, a stunning development in the life of a national hero known as the Blade Runner...
JOHANNESBURG -- South Africa's elder statesman, Nelson Mandela, will spend Christmas in the hospital, with authorities announcing that doctors have no plans to discharge the former president. Mandela, 94, South Africa's first black president, has been...
Tags: Racism, Holidays, South Africa, Nelson Mandela, Africa
May 28, 2013 |Story| Reuters
May 30, 2013 |Story| Reuters
May 19, 2013 |Story| Reuters
May 18, 2013 |Story| Reuters
Mar 28, 2013 |Story| Los Angeles Times
Feb 26, 2013 |Story| Los Angeles Times
Feb 22, 2013 |Story| Petoskey News
Feb 20, 2013 |Story| Los Angeles Times
Feb 19, 2013 |Story| Los Angeles Times
Feb 15, 2013 |Story| Los Angeles Times
Feb 14, 2013 |Story| Petoskey News
Dec 24, 2012 |Story| Los Angeles Times
Original site for Pretoria (South Africa) topic gallery.