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Stories with place: Durban
  • Commonwealth Games officials visit Durban soon after attacks 
    Updated: Apr-27-15 12:03 pm

    DURBAN, South Africa - A Commonwealth Games evaluation team began a four-day visit of 2022 host candidate Durban on Monday, weeks after attacks on immigrants in the South African city left six people dead.

  • South African looters target foreign-owned shops, 5 killed 
    Updated: Apr-14-15 11:40 am

    JOHANNESBURG - At least five people in South Africa have died in attacks on immigrant-owned shops and hundreds of people have fled their homes since last week, authorities said Tuesday as they struggled to stem one of the worst outbreaks of violence in years against foreigners, many of them from other African countries.