For FW de Klerk reconciliation was never about moral intention, but always about political strategy, writes Antjie Krog.
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NASA's Christina Koch returned to Earth safely on Thursday after shattering the spaceflight record for female astronauts with a stay of almost 11 months aboard the International Space Station.
SpaceX could launch US astronauts to the International Space Station as early as next year if tests on the company's long-delayed Crew Dragon capsule prove conclusive, NASA administrator Jim Bridenstine says.
An Emirati has made history as the first Arab to reach the International Space Station, after blasting off from Kazakhstan.
With the murder rate increasing for the seventh year in a row, it is clear that policing alone is not enough to stem high levels of violence in South Africa, says the Institute for Security Studies.
NASA astronaut Anne McClain, veteran cosmonaut Oleg Kononenko of Roscosmos, and Canadian Space Agency record-holder David Saint-Jacques touch down near the Kazakh city of Dzhezkazgan on Tuesday.
Coalition politics may play a major role in the 2019 elections, and if the ANC loses its majority in Gauteng, its best alliance partner could the DA, the Institute for Security Studies' Dr Jakkie Cilliers believes.
Three new crew members have arrived at the International Space Station. The two Americans and one Russian join three crew members who were already there.
Russian cosmonaut Aleksey Ovchinin and US astronaut Nick Hague say they are ready to head into space again next month after their last launch ended in failure.
A Russian Soyuz rocket with a cargo vessel is to blast off in the first launch to the International Space Station (ISS) since a manned accident last month.
NASA administrator Jim Bridenstine praised the Russian space programme and said he expected a new crew to go to the International Space Station in December despite a rocket failure.
What's even better than venturing out into the vacuum of space? Landing on the Moon, according to US astronauts Christina Koch and Jessica Meir, the first all-female duo to conduct a spacewalk.
Allegations that the Independent Police Investigative Directorate has been closing cases without proper investigation is no surprise says Dr Johan Burger, a senior researcher at the Institute for Security Studies.
A rocket blasted off from the Baikonur space centre in Kazakhstan with an Emirati on board who will be the first Arab on the International Space Station.
An unmanned spacecraft carrying Russia's first humanoid robot to be sent into orbit successfully docked at the International Space Station, following a failed attempt over the weekend, Moscow's space agency said.
The first crew to blast off to the International Space Station following a launch accident that deepened doubts over Russia's space programme returned to earth safely.
The head of NASA branded India's destruction of one of its satellites a "terrible thing" that had created 400 pieces of orbital debris and led to new dangers for astronauts aboard the ISS.
NASA astronaut Nick Hague and his Russian colleague Alexey Ovchinin, who survived a dramatically aborted Soyuz launch last year, were due to blast off again to the International Space Station.
Russian, American and Canadian astronauts blast off for the first manned Soyuz mission since a frightening failed launch in October.
A Russian Soyuz rocket has put a military satellite in orbit, its first successful launch since a similar rocket has recently failed to deliver a crew to the International Space Station.
Russian investigators said they had opened a criminal probe into a failed rocket launch that caused a two-man crew to make an emergency landing shortly after blast-off to the ISS.
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