Latest update: 28/09/2012
Mali: troops on the way
A military intervention in Mali is looking more likely after its government officially asked the UN Security Council to authorise the use of force to eject Islamist rebels from the north. Meanwhile, South African firebrand Julius Malema is charged with money laundering - he says President Zuma is out to get him. And we bring you "Swan Lake" as you've never seen it before.