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Offbeat | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday July 30, 2014
A woman stripped naked in Nelson Mandela Square in Johannesburg and caressed a huge statue of the liberation hero as astonished bystanders looked on, local media reported on Wednesday.
World | Agence France-Presse | Friday July 25, 2014
South Africa's port city of Durban will host the 21st International AIDS Conference in 2016, marking the forum's return to Africa after 16 years, organisers said on Friday. Gathering scientists, policymakers and grassroots workers, the biennial conf...
World | Press Trust of India | Saturday July 19, 2014
Describing anti-apartheid icon Nelson Mandela as his personal hero, US President Barack Obama has said the African leader was one of the most influential, courageous and profoundly decent human beings to grace the Earth.
India | Press Trust of India | Saturday July 19, 2014
Prime Minister Narendra Modi paid tribute to the late South African revolutionary on his 96th birth anniversary, calling it an occasion to reaffirm the commitment to work towards world peace.
World | Associated Press | Friday July 18, 2014
South Africans are marking Nelson Mandela's birthday with charitable acts in honour of the former president, whose death in December prompted a global outpouring of tributes.
World | ndtv.com | Friday July 18, 2014
He spent 27 years in jail for opposing the racist government in his country. After his release, he went on to become South Africa's first black president in 1994.
Rohan Swamy | Friday July 18, 2014
The interactive doodle showcases the life and times and famous quotes of Mandela, the former president of South Africa and a champion for the cause of abolishment of apartheid.
World | Agence France-Presse | Friday June 27, 2014
Nelson Mandela's widow, Graca Machel, on Friday announced she will resume her public life after completing a six-month mourning period for her "best friend."
World | Press Trust of India | Saturday June 7, 2014
The UN General Assembly has established an award in the honour of anti-apartheid icon Nelson Mandela as a tribute to his achievements and contributions.
World | Reuters | Sunday May 25, 2014
South Africa's President Jacob Zuma said on Saturday economic growth in the continent's most advanced economy would be the focus of his second term, as he was inaugurated in the nation's capital, Pretoria.
World | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday May 21, 2014
South African President Jacob Zuma was elected for a second five-year term by parliament on Wednesday, as radical lawmakers shook up the normally staid proceedings.
World | Agence-France Presse | Wednesday May 21, 2014
Radical new South African lawmakers shook up the normally staid opening of parliament on Wednesday by turning up for the formal re-election of President Jacob Zuma in bright red overalls topped by red berets or hard hats.
World | Agence-France Presse | Sunday May 11, 2014
South African President Jacob Zuma on Saturday dedicated his ANC's landslide victory in this week's elections to Nelson Mandela, 20 years to the day after the late liberation leader's inauguration.
World | Agence-France Presse | Saturday May 10, 2014
South African police said on Saturday they arrested around 60 rioters after violent protests in a Johannesburg township amid allegations of voter fraud in elections that returned Nelson Mandela's ANC to power.
World | Agence France-Presse | Friday May 9, 2014
Nelson Mandela's widow Graca Machel has broken a customary mourning period to call on the Nigerian government and international community to do more to find the 200-plus schoolgirls kidnapped by Boko Haram.
World | Press Trust of India | Friday May 9, 2014
Some family members of Mahatma Gandhi as well as of Nelson Mandela are expected to attend the grand opening.
World | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday May 7, 2014
Millions of determined South Africans -- including hundreds of thousands of first-time "born free" voters -- turned out in "extremely high" numbers for a landmark general election on Wednesday.
World | Associated Press | Wednesday May 7, 2014
South Africans voted on Wednesday in elections that are expected to see the ruling African National Congress return to power despite a vigorous challenge from opposition parties seeking to capitalize on discontent with corruption and economic inequal...
World | Press Trust of India | Tuesday May 6, 2014
The majority of the 24 million registered voters in South Africa are expected to head to polls tomorrow to elect a fifth democratic government since anti-apartheid icon Nelson Mandela first assumed power in 1994 after decades of white-minority rule.
World | Agence-France Presse | Saturday May 3, 2014
Fists raised and red flags flying, the "comrades" of South Africa's government-allied leftist parties and unions still invoke Lenin in retro rhetoric that bears little relation to the country's course.