A historic win for Donald Trump as Kavanaugh wins place on Supreme Court
His appointment is for life and he will strengthen the conservative control of the nine-judge court which has the final say on US law.
Global Citizen Festival wraps up in New York, heads to Joburg
The concert is staged to encourage world leaders to commit to ending extreme poverty by 2030 and tickets are earned by taking actions towards this goal.
Global Citizen Festival in New York attracts big crowds
The event, which is in its sixth year and centres on the message of ending global poverty by 2030, will be staged in Johannesburg in December.
US companies in SA will be briefed on land reform – Sisulu
This was one of the outcomes of a meeting Minister of International Relations Lindiwe Sisulu had with her US counterpart secretary of state Mike Pompeo in New York on Friday.
Ramaphosa: No animosity with Trump over SA land reform policy
While at the UN General Assembly, President Ramaphosa said that he sat at a lunch with President Donald Trump who previously criticised the land reform policy on Twitter.
Ramaphosa confident NY visit good for SA political, economic future
President Cyril Ramaphosa says he is confident the trip helped to reposition South Africa on an international scale.
'Land issue has been a wound in the hearts of South Africans'
President Cyril Ramaphosa has told investors and world leaders the process around land reform has been consultative and South Africans have come forward wanting to be part of the solution.
UN must transform itself to be more effective, says Ramaphosa
President Cyril Ramaphosa thanked the body for convening the summit but acknowledged there is still much to do to live up to the spirit of Madiba.
Ramaphosa: Progress being made in SA despite economic challenges
President Cyril Ramaphosa addressed the general debate of the UN General Assembly gathering in New York on Tuesday afternoon.
Ramaphosa to address UN high-level general debate
World leaders are gathered at the UN for the 73rd Annual General Assembly to discuss global issues.
Ramaphosa: Women must take centre stage on issues of peace
At the Mandela Peace Summit, President Cyril Ramaphosa signalled his support for gender equality as a necessary part of addressing the world’s biggest problems.
UN’s António Guterres: Mandela statue will be inspiration to all
Sculpted by Andre Otto and Andre Prinsloo, the Nelson Mandela statue at the UN headquarters is based on a picture taken of the former president in 1994.
Ramaphosa: SA will handle land issue in same way it dealt with apartheid
Speaking to a group of American investors in New York City on Monday, President Ramaphosa had to field questions about the land and the country’s economy.
Ramaphosa: Women & children continue to face burden of global challenges
The president says more needs to be done to tackle the major atrocities that continue to take place around the world.
Nelson Mandela statue to be unveiled at UN headquarters
Once unveiled, the 1.9 metre statue will be the first time a statue of a person will reside in the United Nations headquarters.
Ramaphosa’s busy week at UN General Assembly
President Cyril Ramaphosa will have a busy week ahead packed with nine events and meetings around the assembly.
Ramaphosa headed to 73rd UN General Assembly in New York
This will be the first time Cyril Ramaphosa will be participating in the UN GA as a head of state, where he will also outline the country's domestic and foreign policy goals and priorities.
Toronto Film Festival wraps up this weekend
The event is considered a launching pad for awards season, many of the movies that show there go on to earn Oscar nominations.