• Burkina Faso edge Gabon to reach Africa Cup of Nations quarter-finals
    Burkina Faso held off a gallant rearguard action from 10-man Gabon to advance to the Africa Cup of Nations quarter-finals with a 7-6 victory on penalties after a 1-1 draw in their last-16 tie in Limbe on Sunday.
  • Blitzboks defeat Argentina to claim top honours at Malaga Sevens
    Selvyn Davids scored a dramatic try deep into extra-time as SA defeated Argentina 24-17 to claim the inaugural Malaga Sevens competition on Sunday.
  • Real Madrid rescue 2-2 draw with Elche
    LaLiga leaders Real Madrid fought back from two goals down at home to rescue a 2-2 draw against lowly Elche on Sunday thanks to a last-gasp Eder Militao goal in stoppage time.
  • Proteas prevail in Newlands thriller to complete ODI series whitewash over India
    For most of their chase, India appeared destined for a white ball white wash but some ordinary bowling and some lusty hitting by Deepak Chahar turned the third ODI into a nail-biter.
  • Ramaphosa laments ANC 'decay and degeneration' in closing NEC speech
    ANC president Cyril Ramaphosa said on Sunday that the governing party needed to close ranks and defend the gains of democracy.
  • Liverpool hold off Palace fightback to close gap on Man City
    Liverpool had to withstand a spirited second-half fightback from Crystal Palace before emerging with a 3-1 win on Sunday to close the gap on Premier League leaders Manchester City to nine points.
  • Burkina Faso beat Gabon to reach Africa Cup of Nations quarterfinals
    Close game ends in a penalty shootout in Limbe
  • Brussels police clash with protesters opposing Covid-19 restrictions
    Mandatory vaccine passes spark fierce opposition among some Belgians
  • MICHAEL SCHMIDT: State-embedded actors create an environment for crime to flourish across Africa
    Pandemic has worsened social and structural conditions that give rise to organised crime
  • Tonga struggles with ash, psychological trauma after eruption and tsunami
    ‘I thought the end of the world had come’
  • SHAWN HAGEDORN: Time for ESG managers to reassess tools to cut poverty
    Investors should consider how private equity practitioners have improved companies’ governance
  • UK warns Russia will face severe sanctions if it installs Ukraine ‘puppet regime’
    Deputy prime minister claims Russian intelligence officers have been in contact with former Ukrainian politicians as part of invasion plans