November 29, 2013
Officials suspect youths from a local community that is embroiled in a land dispute with another ethnic group may have carried out the attack.
The report by the International Crisis Group blames Khartoum's "piecemeal approach to resolving conflicts and the divide-and-rule default politics" for the worsening situation in the east.
November 27, 2013
The fired minister was involved in a fight with another lawmaker at the National Assembly recently.
November 26, 2013
The last notable hold-out to the amnesty offer is rebel leader David Yau Yau, but officials are hopeful he will agree to lay down arms.
November 25, 2013
The head of the SPLM-DC said he worries that development would suffer if South Sudan joins the regional group.
November 22, 2013
In four years, the number of homeless children in Juba has jumped from 1,200 to 3,000, a survey conducted by the NGO Confident Children Out of Conflict finds.
November 21, 2013
South Sudan's finance minister says civil servants, some of whom haven't been paid since September, might not see a wage packet until the new year.
November 20, 2013
Assistant Secretary General for Humanitarian Affairs Kyung-wha Kang says ending violence would help South Sudanese to rebuild their lives.
November 19, 2013
More than 80 women turn up in Juba for surgery to correct obstetric fistulae, a preventable medical condition often caused by obstructed labor.
November 18, 2013
A retired Roman Catholic bishop expresses doubt that rebel leader David Yau Yau was behind raids in Twic East in which scores died.
November 15, 2013
Spending has been severely restricted since 2012, when South Sudan halted oil production amid a feud with Khartoum over pipeline transit fees.
November 14, 2013
Locals who cut down trees in Eastern Equatoria's forest reserves insist they have no other way to make a living.
November 13, 2013
South Sudan's central bank agrees to reverse a currency devaluation that took effect earlier this week after lawmakers complain that it has caused prices to spike and put many essential goods out of reach of ordinary citizens.
November 12, 2013
Years after the Sudanese civil war forced them to flee to Sudan, 1,700 South Sudanese leave a transit camp in the north, where some of them have spent years, to return to their homes in South Sudan.
November 11, 2013
A bus driver is shot dead and several passengers wounded when armed men attack a vehicle driving between Torit and Kapoeta in South Sudan.
November 08, 2013
A project gets under way to repair roads in Unity state that were damaged by flooding.
Flooding affects more than 220,000 people in South Sudan, a quarter of them in Jonglei state, officials say.
November 07, 2013
Hundreds of South Sudanese soldiers are deployed to try to track down Lord's Resistance Army (LRA) fighters, who are suspected of carrying out two deadly raids this week inside South Sudan.
November 06, 2013
The South Sudanese government says it plans to toughen up requirements for journalists who wish to work in the country after an overseas website published false information about President Salva Kiir.
November 05, 2013
A lawmaker from Jonglei state in South Sudan urges President Salva Kiir to rescind an amnesty offer made to rebel leader David Yau Yau.
November 04, 2013
Cross-border traffic is almost at a standstill at a key transit point between Uganda and South Sudan after days of heavy rain cause flooding on one of the main roads linking the two countries.
November 01, 2013
Fledgling government made up of former warlords faces enormous task of taming lifelong rebels with new concept