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Mandela laid to rest in childhood village

South Africa's first black President Nelson Mandela was on Sunday laid to rest with full state honours in his childhood village after teary-eyed friends and family members bid adieu to the......

Mandela's remains reach childhood village for funeral

Nelson Mandela's remains arrived in his childhood village in eastern South Africa on Saturday for a traditional burial on Sunday, bringing down the curtain on 10 days of national mourning and......

Remembering apartheid

Archana Shah offers her memories of a childhood spent in South Africa before Nelson Mandela. The cruel injustices of life in apartheid South Africa belong to my bygone, distant past. For many......

'I thank life for gifting us a Nelson Mandela'

‘If someone leaves you with a feeling of being diminished, it means he is a small man. ‘It’s only a big man who makes you feel big. He gives you what he has -- his greatness.......

Nelson Mandela's real hero was not Gandhi, but Nehru

Compromise, constitutionality, pragmatism and self-respect. These were Mandela’s leadership virtues. For countries such as India and South Africa, these are the qualities leaders must have,......

Business leaders pay tribute to Nelson Mandela

Business leaders world over reflected on the legacy of Nelson Madela, who passed away on Friday. Mandela, the first African man to become the President of South Africa, was 95-years-old and......

PIX: Mandela's daughter, Prince William attend premiere of film on Mandela

In an ironic twist of fate, at the time revered peace icon Nelson Mandela breathed his last in Johannesburg, his daughter Zindzi and several others were attending the premiere of a film based on......

Amitabh Bachchan: Mandela's humilty was his greatest asset

Here's what your favourite Bollywood celebrities are tweeting.  Celebrated peace icon Nelson Mandela passed away at the age of 95 on December 6, and several Bollywood stars paid tribute......

Idris Elba, Morgan Freeman: The many onscreen faces of Nelson Mandela

Madiba has been played both by the veteran American actor as well as the exciting British actor of Ghanaian-Nigerian descent. Nelson Mandela passed into the ages on Thursday night. The Nobel......

Van der Walt claims emotional win at Nelson Mandela Championship

An eagle and two birdies in the closing stretch allowed South African Dawie Van der Walt achieved his win just a day before former South African president Mandela, who died last week......

Shiv Kapur shoots 71 in rain-hit Mandela Championship

Indian golfer Shiv Kapur opened with a one-over 71 in the weather-affected first round of the Nelson Mandela Championship, presented by ISPA Handa, in Durban, on Wednesday. A flawless eight-under......

BEST Sports Photos of the Week!

From a fan getting 'cheeky' with Cristiano Ronaldo to Nelson Mandela's message at a Serie A game, all this and more spectacular pictures snapped right here on Rediff.com Fulham's Dimitar Berbatov......

Matlala, champion who counted Mandela among fans, dies

South African boxer Jacob 'Baby Jake' Matlala, the shortest world champion whose fortunes were closely followed by Nelson Mandela, died on Saturday at the age of 51, local media reported. The 1.47......

Team India pays respect to late Nelson Mandela

Indian vice-captain Virat Kohli, on behalf of the entire team, paid tribute to the late former president Nelson Mandela on Saturday. "Our condolences to his family and everyone related to him. We......
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Q. What if someone who has been beaten up by first party dies in police custody ?
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Q. He just disconnected my call.. the president. Has he gone insane?
Tragedy King:  A. \n i did a national history day project on apartheid so here's a few answers ", apartheid was the policy of racial segregation that existed...... more

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Q. He just disconnected my call.. the president. Has he gone insane?
Tragedy King:  A. First let me say the election was very much about race. It was also about gender. This was about breaking away from the old business as usual...... more

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PU Gandhian dept set to host 'global class'

CHANDIGARH: In a first among social sciences departments of Panjab University, its department of Gandhian and peace studies is preparing to host a... ...

http://m.timesofindia.com/city/chandigarh/PU-Gandhian-dept-set-to-host-global-class/articleshow/44893622.cms
Badal lays foundation stone of Jang-e-Azadi

b Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal on Sunday appealed to the political parties to work collectively for cherishing the aspirations of freedom... ...

http://www.dailypioneer.com/state-editions/chandigarh/badal-lays-foundation-stone-of-jang-e-azadi.html
More from Malls this Diwali

Malls know the art of enticing customers the best. Going beyond regular deals and discounts, DLF Promenade brings you a decked up space that... ...

http://www.newindianexpress.com/thesundaystandard/More-from-Malls-this-Diwali/2014/10/19/article2484227.ece
Honouring Gandhi

There is a proposal to build a statue of Mahatma Gandhi in the Square. London suffered a lot of damage during the Second World War. The Houses of... ...

http://indianexpress.com/article/opinion/columns/out-of-my-mind-honouring-gandhi/
PWD considers tunnel, flyover to unclog MB Road

NEW DELHI: The heavily-congested Mehrauli-Badarpur Road might get some breathing space soon. A feasibility study to decongest the stretch will be... ...

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