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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......

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......

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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South Africa President calls for calm as attacks on migrants grow

South African President Jacob Zuma on Thursday appea-led for calm as a wave of anti-immigrant violence spread to Johannesburg, raising fears the... ...

http://www.asianage.com/international/south-africa-president-calls-calm-attacks-migrants-grow-349
South Africa march against spreading immigrant attacks

Durban: Thousands of people marched through the South African city of Durban on Thursday to protest against anti-immigrant violence that has left... ...

http://zeenews.india.com/news/world/south-africa-march-against-spreading-immigrant-attacks_1579799.html
South African police vow to halt spread of immigrant attacks

Johannesburg: South African police on Thursday vowed to quell a wave of anti-immigrant violence after attacks spread to Johannesburg overnight and... ...

http://zeenews.india.com/news/world/south-african-police-vow-to-halt-spread-of-immigrant-attacks_1579657.html
At age 60, he's off to run an ultramarathon

Sixty-year-old theologian Samuel Reddy's enthusiasm for running comes as a refreshing surprise considering his age. That is because he is all set... ...

http://www.bangaloremirror.com/bangalore/others/ultramarathon/articleshow/46925196.cms
Hooligans call Mahatma Gandhi 'racist', deface his statue in South Africa

Johannesburg: A statue of Mahatma Gandhihere has been defaced by a group of people who threw bucketsof white paint on it amid racist taunts. The... ...

http://www.mid-day.com/articles/hooligans-call-mahatma-gandhi-racist-deface-his-statue-in-south-africa/16135179

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