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Academics and alumni lament the loss of priceless collections of African antiquites in the Cape Town fire that engulfed a university library.  By RODGER BOSCH (AFP)

Scholars grieve loss of priceless antiquities in Cape Town fire

10 hours ago | South Africa

It was no ordinary library. The University of Cape Town's Jagger Reading Room, destroyed by a runaway fire this week, wa ...

10 hours ago | South Africa

South Africa's Table Mountain smouldered on Tuesday after a fire swept the iconic site, destroying a library housing rar ...

Apr 19, 2021 | South Africa

A South African judicial panel probing mass plunder of state coffers under the Jacob Zuma presidency had its offices bur ...

Apr 19, 2021 | South Africa

Breeding elephants trampled a suspected rhino poacher to death at the weekend in South Africa's famed Kruger National Pa ...

Apr 18, 2021 | South Africa

At least one firefighter has been injured as emergency services fight to contain a fire that broke out Sunday in the foo ...

Apr 18, 2021 | South Africa

Authorities in South Africa should lift a suspension of use of the Johnson Johnson Covid-19 vaccine if a number of con ...

Apr 15, 2021 | South Africa

Brazzaville, 15 April 2021 ndash; More than 13.6 million ndash; including 12 million AstraZeneca ndash; vaccin ...

Apr 14, 2021 | South Africa

The coronavirus pandemic has silenced many artists, but South Africa's house music pioneer, Nkosinathi Maphumulo, popula ...

Apr 13, 2021 | South Africa

South Africa on Tuesday suspended the rollout of the Johnson Johnson Covid-19 vaccine over potential blood clot risks ...

Apr 13, 2021 | South Africa

South Africa's ex-president Jacob Zuma has until Wednesday to suggest what sentence he should be given if found guilty o ...

Apr 13, 2021 | South Africa

Africa needs the skills and capacity to manufacture its own vaccines, South African President Cyril Ramaphosa said Monda ...

Apr 9, 2021 | South Africa

Many of South Africa's best cricketers will be involved in Twenty20 matches on Saturday â but only some of them will b ...

Apr 8, 2021 | South Africa

As in any good film noir, the end has come quickly for a notorious South African baboon which went on a vicious crime sp ...

Apr 1, 2021 | South Africa

A new law forcing parties to disclose financial donations they receive came into effect in South Africa on Thursday, in ...

Apr 1, 2021 | South Africa

South Africa return to one-day international cricket for the first time in a year against Pakistan from Friday with a hi ...