The reclusive country’s media is tightly controlled and choreographed. But a close look at the tone and focus of the coverage can shed light on the regime’s priorities and resolve.
The sub-imperial formation called BRICS, which pretends to be a progressive global force could be divided by a series of crises.
South Africa needs to restore trust and effective bargaining mechanisms between key stakeholders to revive the ailing economy.
BRICS goes into its eighth summit with lots of hurdles. Sanusha Naidu consideres its future prospects.