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A thief who broke into a house and stole several possessions, including a car, then drove around in the same suburb, trying to sell it.
A woman has helped lead the police to the driver, who allegedly killed Cape Town cyclist Koos Roux in a hit-and-run.
An advert for trainee positions at the KwaZulu-Natal transport department specified that a stringent physical assessment was required, a commission of inquiry has heard.
A South Africa human rights investigator has called for all states to declare a moratorium to prevent so-called "killer robots" being deployed on the battlefield.
British detectives are sifting through social media, security camera footage and witness statements, following the brutal murder of a serving soldier who survived a tour of duty in Afghanistan.
The Organisation of Islamic Co-operation has condemned what it called the "brutal and barbaric" killing of a British soldier in London, in what authorities suspect was an act by Islamic militants.
The number of rhino poached since the beginning of the year has reached 350, the environmental affairs department says.
Defence Minister Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula has accused men in opposition benches of being part of the apartheid-era army that maimed and killed people, as she faced heavy criticism in the National Assenmly.
Police Minister Nathi Mthethwa has appointed the people who will head an inquiry into firearms, his department says.
President Jacob Zuma has condemned the practice of using his name and that of Cabinet Ministers to secure privileges or flout government procedures.
Thandora, the elephant re-introduced into the wild in late April, has finally ditched her human helpers, and joined up with a group of elephants at the Gondwana Game Reserve.