Netanyahu's government is offering 20,000 male migrants, most of whom are from Sudan and Eritrea, $3,500 (£2,500) and a plane ticket to what it says is a safe destination in Africa.
Two policemen in South Africa are accused of homophobic attack on a gay couple found having sex in a car.
Katie Hopkins claims she has been detained at a Johannesburg Airport and had her passport confiscated on grounds of inciting racial hatred.
During World War II Algeria was under the control of France's Vichy government, which collaborated with the Nazis.
Former UN envoy for rhino conservation Esmond Bradbury-Martin had been major player in fight against illegal trade in horns and ivory.
The ruling party's senior figures hold emergency meeting with the South African president urging him to resign.
Initially, up to 20,000 refugees, mostly from Sudan and Eritrea, will receive notices.
Johannesburg woman speaks of horror of witnessing family dog being killed by African rock python in bedroom.
The UN migration agency says that 90 people are feared drowned after a smuggler's boat carrying mostly Pakistani migrants capsized off Libya's coast.
Around 900 miners are trapped in a South African gold mine following a power outage blamed on a thunderstorm which brought down electrical lines.
Paediatrician Alastair McAlpine, who works with terminally ill children in Cape Town, asks young patients what they enjoy most during their short lives.
The southwestern African nation's economy is in dire straits following the plunge in global commodity prices.
The China-controlled state approves a ban which will see the entire ivory trade phased out by 2021.
A New York socialite celebrating her 26th wedding anniversary saw her husband and son die after a zebra leapt out in front of their SUV while on safari.
Day Zero - the day when Cape Town, South Africa could be the world's first major city to run out of water - is approaching.
50 battle-hardened Isis fighters feared to have entered Italy and may be attempting to infiltrate other parts of Europe, Interpol has warned.
Opposition leader Raila Odinga swore himself in as "the people's president" during a mock inauguration ceremony in front of a huge crowd of tens of thousands in Nairobi.
Pero Jelinic dies in freak shooting as he turns sights on lion during South African hunting expedition.