Nelson Mandela's funeral will be held at his ancestral home in Qunu a week on Sunday, it has been announced.
The draw for the 2014 World Cup is under way in Costa do Sauipe.
It became horribly obvious long before the official South African government announcement that Nelson Mandela was slowly dying.
The audience at the London premiere of the biopic of Nelson Mandela's were left stunned after being told of the former president's death as the end credits rolled.
Five porpoises have been seen swimming in the River Thames in central London, hours after a storm surge hit southeast England.
The NatWest personal banking website has been hit by a cyber attack in the wake of its IT woes earlier this week, Sky News has confirmed.
A Royal Marine who murdered an Afghan insurgent has been sentenced to a minimum of 10 years in prison.
A policewoman lied to an alleged rape victim by telling her that prosecution lawyers were unwilling to pursue her case.
A teenager has died in a freak electrocution accident while apparently searching for Christmas decorations in the loft of her house.
Two people are in custody after they allegedly tried to steal parts of the Porsche that crashed killing Paul Walker and another man.
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