Advocates fear South Africa might turn against an LGBT rights resolution at the UN that it sponsored three years ago.
Luckily, the calf was found in time and is doing much better!
National Geographic’s Instagram is a thing of beauty, and it’ll take you on a tour of our planet.
“We change each other[’s] lives with our stories. … If you offer to draw somebody, they feel very honored and they interpret as a mark of respect.”
Zoo staff are distraught.
Rhino horn can sell for more per kilogram than gold on the international black market.
In your world, every week is Shark Week.
I dare you to try and resist watching this cuteness more than once.
The widow of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 victim Cameron Dalziel has had to cancel all of his credit cards, as charges were being made in Ukraine.
WARNING: The smiling and laughter in this video is highly contagious.
Saneie Masilela and Helen Shabangu originally held a ceremonial wedding in 2013, but renewed their vows this year to honour their ancestors.
An American investigates.
The Paralympian’s murder trial will resume on June 30.
AfrikaBurn, it’s like Burning Man, but better.
Oscar Pistorius, who is on trial for allegedly murdering his girlfriend, suffers from “increased stress.” South African prosecutors called for the athlete to be placed under observation.
Thamsanqa Jantjie, who became famous for his nonsensical signing at Mandela’s funeral, just appeared in a light-hearted advert for a technology company.
You’re going to need a better boat.
The Paralympic athlete is charged with murdering his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.
This short film shows men taking part in the incredibly risky activity, also known as ‘Staff Riding.’
Or just to get an awesome picture of yourself taken to make all of your friends jealous. Pack your bags and say cheese!
Neymar just became the nicest guy in soccer.
And you can hang out with them.
South African artist Zanele Muholi spent a year photographing images of joy and sorrow for her powerful Of Love And Loss exhibition.
One Kenyan activist said he was “in shock” at growing anti-gay organizing in his country, where “life has been good for homosexuals.”
The attack on Sthembiso Memela was the first on a member of the Treatment Action Campaign, a national organization focusing on HIV/AIDS work.
“Treat me as a human being, consider me as you would consider yourself,” African refugee Albert Kafuka asks in a new video documenting the continued fight against the discrimination and harassment of LGBT asylum seekers in South Africa.
A rescue operation is underway to free trapped illegal miners near Johannesburg, South Africa, but some are remaining underground to avoid arrest. This story is developing.
The online drinking game usually involves filming yourself downing a drink and nominating the next person to do the same. When Brent Lindeque was nominated he did something quite different.
Featuring the world’s cutest little girl experiencing rain for the first time, a breathtakingly crazy sky-high stunt, and Canada’s awesome response to Russia’s anti-LGBT propaganda.