Apple's opened its iTunes store in 56 more countries, nearly doubling the number of territories covered.
South African scientists say they've discovered the most complete skeleton ever of an early human ancestor - in a rock that had lain unnoticed in a lab for years.
A site has finally been chosen for the world’s largest and most sensitive radio telescope, the Square Kilometre Array - and it's both Australia and South Africa.
It was history in the making in Johannesburg, South Africa when the first raid of its kind took place in a residential home.
Around 400 sets of traffic lights in Johannesburg are out of order, after thieves stole the SIM cards they contained.
You wait ages for a new human species, and then two come along at once. Hard on the heels of the discovery of a new type of hominin in Siberia, an international team says it's found the closest yet type of australopithecine to modern humans.