Fierce, fearless and fighting the stigma - these five women are challenging stereotypes and carving a niche for themselves in a world that isn't always kind to people with disabilities.
The U18 Craven Week and Academy Week tournaments started with a bang at St Stithians College in Johannesburg on Monday.
US President Barack Obama says that the controversy over this year's all-white Oscar acting nominations is part of a broader issue the country is grappling with.
The nominees for the 87th annual Academy Awards have been announced in Beverly Hills, California.
Lupita Nyong'o, Pharrell Williams and Michael Fassbender are among 271 actors newly invited to join Hollywood's Oscar-bestowing Academy.
American Hustle seems to have emerged from the 71st annual Golden Globes as the film to beat.
Rodriguez has risen from the dead. The film about his life has won an Oscar. Only one part of the puzzle remains unsolved, writes Koos Kombuis.
The 85th Annual Academy Awards show was pretty much a disaster thanks to lame jokes and inappropriate remarks. Has the Oscars lost its shine? We take a look at the best and mostly worst moments of the ceremony.
Daniel Day-Lewis has won his third Best Actor at the 85th Annual Academy Awards for his portrayal of the 16th US president Abraham Lincoln, the first actor to reach the milestone.
Searching for Sugar Man, the heartwarming story of musician Rodriguez's rediscovery by South African fans, has won the Academy Award for best documentary.
The full list of the Oscar nominations for the 85th annual Academy Awards, as announced by Emma Stone and Seth MacFarlane.
The Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences has ruled documentary series like the recent Oscar winner O.J.: Made in America will no longer be eligible for the Academy Awards.
The organisers of the Academy Awards are reportedly considering reducing the number of Best Picture nominees.
Award-winning US stage and screen actor Neil Patrick Harris will host the next Oscars show.
The 86th Academy Awards ceremony in March will pay tribute to movie heroes from past and present.
Some made you laugh, some made you cry and others just left you guessing... These are the 8 most memorable celeb acceptance speeches.
The Alternative Oscars
Whether they're invited to the grand ceremony or not, it's the invite to the official Oscar After Party that really counts for most celebs. From Elton John rubbing shoulders with the who's who in the entertainment industry to Vanity Fair raising the roof, we take a look at the official 2013 Oscars After Parties.
Iran hostage drama Argo has been named best picture at the 2013 Oscars in a unique presentation done by Jack Nicholson in Hollywood and First Lady Michelle Obama from the White House.
The Civil War saga Lincoln is leading the Academy Awards with 12 nominations, including best picture, director for Steven Spielberg and acting honours for British-born Daniel Day-Lewis, Sally Field and Tommy Lee Jones.
Comedian Billy Crystal has said that he would return as host of the Oscars - if some changes are made to the show.
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