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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......

EXCLUSIVE! PRESIDENT KALAM'S ADVICE TO YOUNG INDIA: '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......

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......

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

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/who-attained-the-3rd-hat-trick-in-world-cup-cricket-//answers/19275109

rajni
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

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/on-which-railway-station-in-south-africa-gandhiji-was-thrown/19275033/answers/16485487

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

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/is-there-a-station-called-pietermaritzburg-in-south-africa-t/16485479/answers/16485511

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

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/on-which-station-gandhi-was-thrown-in-africa/16485504/answers/15687727

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

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-is-special-about-pietermaritzburg/15687679/answers/15077750

  Web results for Pietermaritzburg
When rugby's death caused an ultra birth

MUMBAI: Norrie Williamson was born in Scotland and lived in South Africa. When he speaks it's a funny mix of his Scouse accent and the South... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/sports/more-sports/others/When-rugbys-death-caused-an-ultra-birth/articleshow/45293902.cms
Tomato Seedling Growth can be Improved by Vermicompost Leachate

Tomato crops across the globe have been affected by drought conditions, extreme temperatures, and high soil saline content. These natural... ...

http://www.medindia.net/news/tomato-seedling-growth-can-be-improved-by-vermicompost-leachate-144047-1.htm
Rohit's blitz, Kohli's chases, India's ruthlessness

India handed a royal thrashing to Sri Lanka by winning the five-match series 5-0. It was first time Sri Lanka suffered this humiliation in their... ...

http://www.firstpost.com/sports/ind-v-sl-number-cruncher-rohits-blitz-kohlis-chases-indias-ruthlessness-1812471.html
England tour dates to South Africa announced

The England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) and Cricket South Africa (CSA) have today confirmed the 2015-16 tour dates in South Africa. The tour... ...

http://www.thesportscampus.com/2014111738620/test-cricket/england-tour-dates-to-south-africa-announced
South Africa, England to play 4 Tests, 5 ODIs next summer

England will kick of their tour to South Africa late next year with a Boxing Day Test in Kingsmead, Durban. The visitors will play two practice... ...

http://www.cricbuzz.com/cricket-news/66724/south-africa-england-to-play-4-tests-5-odis-next-summer

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