Jonathan Sexton is due to meet Racing Metro 92 owner Jacky Lorenzetti in Paris today. Photograph: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

November test series against Australia, Georgia and South Africa. French newspaper Midi Olympique claims(...)

Population policies

(...), the population of Africa would have been rocketing towards 169 billion. The present population of that(...)

A portrait of Charles Alexander   MacMunn, published in  the British Medical Journal  in  March 1911.    Photograph: Wellcome Trust

(...) the queen’s campaign medal for his service in South Africa , as well as the long service medal, and he(...)

Trainer Dermot Weld’s seven Leger victories to date put him only behind Vincent O’Brien in the all-time list. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

(...) defeat of Pearl Of Africa with Alive Alive Oh in third. “We knew the ground wasn’t quick enough for her(...)

(...) final: Kilkenny v Tipperary CRICKET Sky Sports 2 from 6pm T20 Women England v South Africa RUGBY TG(...)

Political tensions have been running high in Lesotho since June when prime minister Thomas Thabane suspended the country’s parliament to avoid a no-confidence vote amid feuding in the two-year-old coalition government.

(...) in the nation, which is surrounded by South Africa. Political tensions have been running high in(...)

Guests at the Sarojin in Khao Lak, Thailand are being offered the chance to engage with more authentic local experiences during their stay

Get vaccinated before you travel long haul The Ebola crisis in West Africa is the most(...)

A Liberian nurse wearing protective clothing during the removal and burial of an Ebola victim in the Virginia community on the outskirts of Monrovia, Liberia. Scientists are hopeful that a new drug can treat the virus after  tests appeared to knock it out completely. Photograph: Ahmed Jallanzo/EPA.

(...) western Africa which has killed about 1,500 people. This hope is reinforced given the survival of US aid(...)

 Centres for Disease Control and Prevention handout photo of the ebola virus. Photograph: Frederick Murphy/CDC/PA

(...) community in West Africa, health minister Awa Marie Coll Seck told a news conference today.The minister said(...)

Fela time goes on and on

Afrobeat pioneer, Africa ’70 band leader and Nigerian political activist may have died in 1997, but his(...)