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South Africa, officially the Republic of South Africa, is the southernmost country in Africa. It is bounded to the south by 2,798 kilometres of coastline of Southern Africa stretching along the South Atlantic and Indian Oceans; to the north by the neighbouring countries of Namibia, Botswana, and Zimbabwe; and to the east and northeast by Mozambique and Eswatini; and it surrounds the enclaved country of Lesotho.

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Jaishankar meets South African counterpart, discusses economic recovery
International

Jaishankar meets South African counterpart, discusses economic recovery

External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar on Tuesday met South African counterpart Naledi Pandor and had discussions on economic recovery and Commonwealth issues.

Hong Kong health adviser warns of a fifth COVID-19 wave after discovery of case with mutant strain
International

Hong Kong health adviser warns of a fifth COVID-19 wave after discovery of case with mutant strain

A top Hong Kong public health adviser has warned of a potential fifth wave of COVID-19 infections emerging in the next couple of weeks after authorities identified the city's first untraceable case with a mutant strain and evacuated hundreds from a residential block overnight.

Waiting to hear from Boucher: De Villiers 'absolutely' ready to don South Africa jersey for T20 World Cup
Cricket

Waiting to hear from Boucher: De Villiers 'absolutely' ready to don South Africa jersey for T20 World Cup

AB de Villiers might have played his last game in the shortest format for South Africa in 2017 but the right-handed batsman is "absolutely" ready to be in the Proteas squad for this year's T20 World Cup slated to be played in India.

Fans disappointed as Nagpur not to host T-20 WC matches
Nagpur

Fans disappointed as Nagpur not to host T-20 WC matches

Nagpur, April 17 The cricket fans in Orange City are disappointed as they will not be able to experience ...

IPL 2021: Nortje joins DC bubble after three Covid-19 negative tests
Cricket

IPL 2021: Nortje joins DC bubble after three Covid-19 negative tests

Delhi Capitals pacer Anrich Nortje has joined the team bubble on Friday after three Covid-19 negative test results. The pacer had got a false COVID-19 positive result which saw him having to stay in quarantine for longer even as teammate Kagiso Rabada came out and was a part of the game against Rajasthan Royals on Thursday.

South African Athletics C'ships: Caster Semenya wins 5000m race but misses out on Oly qualification
Other Sports

South African Athletics C'ships: Caster Semenya wins 5000m race but misses out on Oly qualification

South Africa's middle-distance runner Caster Semenya recorded a personal best timing in winning the women's 5,000m at the South African Athletics Championships on Thursday but she nearly missed the Tokyo Olympics spot.

COVID-19: SA emerging women's team players tests negative, to fly out of Bangladesh on Tuesday
Cricket

COVID-19: SA emerging women's team players tests negative, to fly out of Bangladesh on Tuesday

Five members of South Africa emerging women's team, who had tested positive for coronavirus, have returned a negative result and will fly back on Tuesday.

SA vs Pak: Bavuma ruled out of T20I series due to hamstring strain, Klaasen to lead
Cricket

SA vs Pak: Bavuma ruled out of T20I series due to hamstring strain, Klaasen to lead

South Africa limited-overs skipper Temba Bavuma has been ruled out of the upcoming T20I series against Pakistan due to a Grade One hamstring strain.

We need consistent runs from middle and lower-middle order, says Misbah
Cricket

We need consistent runs from middle and lower-middle order, says Misbah

Ahead of the T20I series against South Africa, Pakistan head coach Misbah-ul-Haq said that he needs consistent performance from the middle and lower-middle order players so that side can capitalise from the top-order partnerships in setting up a big total.

IPL 2021: Don't think anyone can be like Dhoni, says Samson
Cricket

IPL 2021: Don't think anyone can be like Dhoni, says Samson

Mahendra Singh Dhoni is regarded as one of the most successful captains not only on the international stage, but also in the IPL. But Rajasthan Royals skipper Sanju Samson would like to be himself as he knows nobody can be like the Chennai Super Kings (CSK) captain.

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