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MMS scandal in South Africa

A scandal similar to the MMS school sex episode that rocked India recently is gripping a high school in the town of Pietermaritzburg, about 100 km from Durban. A 16-year-old boy is reported to have......

How the Indian vote matters in South Africa

South Africa is heading for polls on May 7. Shubha Singh examines how the Indian vote can make a difference in Durban South Africa goes in for its fifth democratic election on May 7 with a result......

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......

Mahatma Gandhi's march of 1913 re-enacted in South Africa

Hundreds of people joined a special commemoration of the centenary of what is now known as The Great Transvaal March by Mahatma Gandhi and his followers in 1913 at the town of Volksrust in South......

SA: Indians unhappy over use of Gandhi images

The Indian-origin people in Durban have trained their guns on the African National Congress for using Mahatma Gandhi's images in election posters, with some of them wanting to know whether the......

The highs and lows of Kevin Pietersen

England batsman Kevin Pietersen was dropped from the One-day squad to tour West Indies on Tuesday. This decision brought an abrupt end to the South African-born cricketer's career. Here is a look......

Pietersen will face hostile reception: Smith

South African skipper Graeme Smith has warned England batsman Kevin Pietersen that he will face a hostile reception when the first Test begins in Centurion on Wednesday.England's South Africa-born......

Pietersen wants Ford as coach

Graham Ford, who turned down an offer to work with the Indian cricket team in 2007, might replace Peter Moores as the new England coach even though retired spinner Ashley Giles is also in the race......

Smith, Pietersen go head to head

New England captain Kevin Pietersen (right) greets his South African counterpart Graeme Smith at the toss, ahead of the fourth Test at the Oval, in London, on Thursday.Pietersen was named England......

England appoint Pietersen as new captain

England appointed Kevin Pietersen as their new captain on Monday following Michael Vaughan's resignation after the series loss to South Africa.Pietersen, 28, will lead England against his native......

  People speak for pietermaritzburg

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Q. who attained the 3rd hat trick in world cup cricket ?
:  A. Chaminda Vaas Sri Lanka Bangladesh Pietermaritzburg February 14, 2003 more

Q. On Which Railway Station in South Africa, Gandhiji was thrown out from I class though he had a valid Ticket for travel ??
Rajni:  A. Pietermaritzburg more

Q. is there A Station called Pietermaritzburg in South Africa today ?
SriniVenkat:  A. now it's known as Pitiesburg...... more

Q. on which station gandhi was thrown in africa
Atoz :  A. Pietermaritzburg Station was where Gandhi ji was thrown off the train. more

preeti singh
Q. what is special about Pietermaritzburg?
Preeti Singh:  A. The place known for apartheid. Gandhiji was thrown out of the 1st class of a train in this place more

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Kevin Pietersen Commands Huge Respect, Says England Star Eoin Morgan

Eoin Morgan says Pietersen made him feel welcome at the England dressing-room. AFP England batsman Eoin Morgan has come out in support of... ...
Kevin Pietersen Looks to Revive Cricket Career in South Africa

Can Kevin Pietersen give his career a lift by playing in South Africa?. AFP After making headlines for slamming England's cricket culture... ...
S.African Tourism launches Gandhi-inspired tourist project

Comment · print · T T T+· T- Special Arrangement Pietermaritzburg Station in South Africa where he was forced out of a white-only... ...
Guide launched on spots related to Gandhi's South Africa journey

Africa related to Mahatma Gandhi, including the Pietermaritzburg station where he was thrown off a train and the Old Fort prison complex where he... ...
Martin Crowe

File photo of former England player Kevin Pietersen. AFP Former New Zealand captain Martin Crowe said Kevin Pietersen has been unable to... ...

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