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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......

Vote for your favourite Gandhi statue

A statue of Indian independence leader Mahatma Gandhi is pictured in Parliament Square in London, England. Photograph: Carl Court/Getty Images In a rare honour bestowed by the government in......

Rediff Archives: 'When a problem arises, become the captain of the problem and defeat it!'

  Once, during his Presidency, President A P J Abdul Kalam received a letter from a student shocked with his class 12th mark-sheet. He had secured 10 per cent in Maths and Physics, whereas......

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......

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......
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Ballance, Compton and Footitt included in 16-man Test squad to face South Africa

England selectors today announced a 16-man squad for next month's four Test series against South Africa. The squad will play two three-day games... ...
SA Court Bars Radical Leader From Making Anti-Indian Remarks

A South African court has barred a leader of a radical forum from advocating hate speech and inciting violence against Indian-origin people in... ...
African radical barred from advocating hatred against Indian community

The African radical barred from inciting hatred speech against Indians Twitter/PhumlaniMfeka A high court in South Africa has told a member of a... ...
South African mother tries to sell child on Internet

Johannesburg : A South African mother appeared in court Friday charged with trying to sell her 19-month-old baby on the Internet for 5,000 rand... ...
Famous statues of Mahatma Gandhi across the world

1. Pietermaritzburg, South Africa: Mahatma Gandhi was one of the first person who had fought against racial discrimination in South Africa. For his... ...

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