Former president Jacob Zuma was never going to remain the all-powerful and omnipresent political figure that he thought, writes Pieter du Toit.
A Palestinian shot at Israeli soldiers along the Gaza border and was killed when troops returned fire, the army and Hamas's health ministry said, in the third such incident in recent days.
Motan and Pisa are two rescue lions who found a new home at Lionsrock in the Free State – and they travelled all the way from Gaza for this new lease on life.
Forty abused animals are to be rescued from a notorious zoo in war-torn Gaza at the end of March, after weeks of 'arduous negotiations'.
When the ANC incorrectly demands Israel retreat from Gaza there is a bigger story that the media chooses to ignore, writes Howard Feldman.
Egypt has called on Israel to end its military action in Gaza, after Palestinian militants in the enclave agreed to a Cairo-brokered ceasefire to halt the spike in violence.
Palestinian militants have bombarded Israel with dozens of rockets and mortar shells, while Israeli warplanes struck targets throughout the Gaza Strip in what appeared to be the most intense exchange of fire since the 2014 war
From chocolate to medicines to fuel and building supplies. Now, six months of protests against an Israeli-Egyptian blockade have added an unexpected item to that list - car tyres.
Fuel delivery bypassed the Palestinian Authority, which has threatened retaliatory measures if deliveries continue.
The Palestinian economy in the Gaza Strip is collapsing under a decade-long blockade, as well as decisions by the Palestinian Authority and US government to reduce payments to the area, the World Bank said.
A Palestinian teen died of his wounds Saturday a day after he was shot by Israeli troops during clashes on the Gaza border, the territory's Hamas-run health ministry said.
Six Palestinians and one Israeli have been killed as Israeli forces mass on Gaza border, stoking fears of ground invasion.
Tens of thousands of Palestinians have rallied in the Gaza Strip to mark the first anniversary of their mass protests along the Israeli border but Hamas leaders largely restrain crowds.
The Palestinian leadership on Saturday described as "irresponsible" Australia's recognition of west Jerusalem as Israel's capital, saying it violated international law.
Israelis have their government to care and to protect them. Gazans have no one. What makes it worse is that painting Israel as the sole aggressor in the conflict lets Hamas off the hook, writes Howard Feldman.
Civilians in besieged enclave express anger at ferocious Israeli attacks that targeted their homes and businesses.
A long-standing mediator, Egypt is manoeuvring between Israel and the Palestinians to negotiate a durable truce to violence that has flared in the Gaza Strip in recent months -- but with utmost discretion.
Dozens of Palestinians were hit by Israeli gunfire on Friday as thousands protested near Gaza's border with Israel, the health ministry in the enclave said.
Gaza's Health Ministry says three Palestinians, including a 14-year-old boy, have been killed by Israeli fire during protests along the border.
With hundreds of empty plastic bottles collected from the shores of Rafah in the southern Gaza Strip, fisherman Muath Abu Zeid has turned litter into a floating source of income.
For the few hours that we spent together in the waiting area of the Parklane Clinic there was no mention of Israel or of Palestine, no Gaza, Jerusalem, Hamas or Trump, writes Howard Feldman.
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