Durban: News

CSA T20 League: Lance Klusener appointed head coach of Durban

Former South African all-rounder Lance Klusener has been appointed as the head coach of the Durban-based franchise in Cricket South Africa's (CSA) new T20 league.

08 Jun 2021

South Africa

Mahatma Gandhi's great-granddaughter sentenced to 7-year imprisonment in South Africa

Ashish Lata Ramgobin, 56, great-granddaughter of Mahatma Gandhi, has been sentenced to seven years in prison by a court in South Africa in connection with a six million rand (official currency of South Africa) fraud and forgery case, PTI reported.

24 Apr 2019

South Africa

Mudslides, floods hit South Africa, 33 killed, 10 children missing

The death toll from floods and mudslides that crushed homes in the South African port of Durban yesterday has risen to 33, with reports of children missing and scores of people displaced, authorities said.

Sri Lanka beat South Africa in first Test: Records broken

Sri Lanka stunned South Africa in the first Test at the Kingsmead in Durban.

South Africa's Dale Steyn eclipses Kapil Dev's record

South African speedster, Dale Steyn is enjoying a dream comeback as he continues to reach new heights with every passing match.

10 Nov 2018

Dalai Lama

South Africa: Triple monument of Mandela, Sivananda, Zulu King unveiled

A triple monument, as a mark of respect to the former South African President Nelson Mandela, Zulu King Goodwill Zwelithini and spiritual leader Swami Sivananda, was unveiled in a public park in Durban on Thursday.

05 Nov 2018


Amid communal-tension, Diwali in South Africa hailed as social-cohesion exercise

The 20th edition of the annual Diwali Festival in Durban has been hailed as a major social-cohesion exercise in a city that is bedevilled by tensions between the large Indian community in South Africa and the indigenous Zulus.

19 Sep 2018

Mahendra Singh Dhoni

#ThisDayThatYear: When Yuvraj Singh smashed six sixes!

September 19, 2007 is a day that will forever remain special for cricket fans for the feat, which Yuvraj Singh had notched.

01 Aug 2018


She didn't read before signing.Now she's lost privacy AND profits

Six years ago, South African author Shubnum unexpectedly found her face in an immigration ad in a Canadian newspaper.

09 Mar 2018

Hashim Amla

South Africa vs Australia: 2nd Test Preview

After a hard fought contest in Durban, Australia are up 1-0 in the series.

03 Feb 2018

Hashim Amla

India vs South Africa 2nd ODI: Probable XI

After a commanding display in the first ODI at Durban, India will look to carry the momentum when they take on the Proteas in the 2nd-ODI at SuperSport Park, Centurion.

31 Jan 2018


#INDvsSA 1st ODI: How have India performed historically at Durban?

At the back of a 2-1 Test series loss to South Africa, India will look to kick off the 6-match ODI series on a winning note.

17 Mar 2017

South Africa

2022 Commonwealth Games: UK cities join together as hosts?

After Durban pulled out of hosting the 2022 Commonwealth Games, the Commonwealth Games Federation is considering a bid from various cities of the United Kingdom to host the games jointly.