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Zuma court ruling: South Africans witness a massive day for democracy

The Conversation Africa | Posted 04.02.2017 | World
The Conversation Africa

The accountability of public governance in South Africa has come a long way since 1994. When the transitional constitution was hammered out in negotiations in 1993, the primary consideration was to establish an unshakeable commitment to government under law in terms of a binding constitution.

Zuma Booed At Mandela Memorial

Reuters | Posted 02.09.2014 | World

By David Dolan JOHANNESBURG, Dec 10 (Reuters) - South African President Jacob Zuma was booed and jeered at a memorial to anti-aparthei...

Herb Alpert - It Comes From the Feel

Juri Koll | Posted 08.18.2013 | Arts
Juri Koll

"When I paint or sculpt," he says, "I don't have anything in mind. I don't have a goal in mind other than form. I'm looking for that form that touches me and when I find it I stop."

Artist Claims Fashion Duo Misappropriated His Work

ARTINFO | Posted 05.13.2013 | Arts

Proenza Schouler's Lazaro Hernandez and Jack McCollough have misappropriated John Divola's name and work -- or so claims the Los Angeles-based artist....

LOOK: Miami's Most Searched Restaurants Of 2012

The Huffington Post | Janie Campbell | Posted 02.12.2013 | Miami

Think tourists don't run Miami? All but one of our top 10 most-searched restaurants of 2012 are on the Beach, where out-of-towners are constantly seek...

Friday Food Porn: A Double Feature

Posted 07.20.2012 | Home

Sometimes, when it's Friday afternoon, your productivity wanes. And maybe all you really want to do is watch some pretty food porn. So here ya go! ...

Gavin Rossdale, Gwen Stefani Gone Fishing

Posted 01.30.2012 | Celebrity

The media may be fishing for rumors that Gavin Rossdale and Gwen Stefani's relationship is on the rocks, but this couple is simply fishing. The rock s...

Striking South African Unions Vote on Pay Increase Offer

Robert Weller | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Robert Weller

South Africa appears to be in the worst shape it has been since successfully switching from white-minority rule following elections in 1994.

Under Zuma, Mandela's Party of Liberation Struggles to Hold On To Its Roots

Christopher Alessi | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Christopher Alessi

For decades, leaders of the African National Congress (ANC) sacrificed monumentally to give voice to South Africa's subjugated black majority. Nelson ...

Matchmaker in the Know: Finding Romance in Turkey

Samantha Daniels | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Samantha Daniels

Have you ever wondered where to find romance in Turkey? Here's what I know...

Jacob Zuma Reportedly Has 20th Child With Friend's Daughter

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

South African President Jacob Zuma has allegedly fathered a child with friend and powerful soccer businessman Irvin Khoza's daughter Sonono Khoza, acc...

Today Is World AIDS Day

Saul Garlick | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Saul Garlick

On November 29, 1983, a New York Times article written by Lawrence K. Altman ran with the headline “AIDS Now Seen As Worldwide Health Problem.” Mr...

Zuma Urges More Aid For Zimbabwe

Yahoo! News | Godfrey Marawanyika | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

HARARE (AFP) South African President Jacob Zuma on Friday urged donors to give more aid to Zimbabwe to revive the shattered economy, while telling the...

Should Women Fear a Zuma Presidency? Maybe Not

Liesl Gerntholtz | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Liesl Gerntholtz

I doubt that even Mr. Zuma would be able to silence the voices of women who will continue to demand equality and a country where they can live lives free from violence.

Obama Congratulates New South Africa Pres. Jacob Zuma

Earth Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

US President Barack Obama telephoned Jacob Zuma on Friday to congratulate him on becoming South African president and urged Zuma to take a leadership ...

Three Zuma First Ladies Will Join Him At Inauguration

Star | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

There will be three first ladies at the side of South Africa's new president when he is inaugurated at the Union Buildings in Pretoria on Saturday....

Jacob Zuma Corruption Charges Dropped

Mail & Guardian Online | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Dropping corruption charges against African National Congress (ANC) leader Jacob Zuma does not amount to an acquittal, acting National Director of Pub...

Mandela Emerges From Retirement To Support Zuma For President

The Independent | Daniel Howden | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Facing its first real challenge since the end of apartheid, the African National Congress (ANC) has turned to the man who many wish was still leading ...

Stress-Busting Game Play

Tobi Elkin | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Tobi Elkin

As far as stress relief goes, there's some evidence that casual games might be helpful. A study conducted this spring measured the stress-relieving and mood-lifting effects of casual video games.