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PHOTOS: World leaders pay homage to anti-apartheid icon Mandela

Nearly 100 world leaders including President Pranab Mukherjee and US President Barack Obama came together in an unprecedented act of homage to Nelson Mandela describing him as a "giant of history".......

A matchbox house where Madiba dreamt of an equal South Africa

More than 50 global leaders -- ranging from United States President Barack Obama to Iranian President Hassan Rouhani and President Pranab Mukherjee -- will gather at the 95,000-seater FNB football......

The lasting image of Nelson Mandela is his smiling visage

For the anti-apartheid icon, all life and struggle were occasions to be relished with joy, says Shreekant Sambrani In her Nobel lecture last year (delayed two decades because of her incarceration)......

South Africans 'celebrate' Mandela's triumph in passing

Just as Nelson Mandela united South Africans of all races in life, his death is bringing them together to celebrate his exemplary journey and achievements rather than grieving over his passing.......

Mandela's health is in God's hands now, says ex-wife

As the world prayed for the speedy recovery of ailing peace icon Nelson Mandela, his former wife said that it was extremely painful to see the anti-apartheid leader's present state of health but it......

First Hyderabad film fest saw good films

The week-long first Hyderabad International Film Festivalcame to an end on March 29. Ithad an interesting medley of films from different parts of the country and the world. Organised by the......

Shakira, Keys sizzle at FIFA World Cup concert

The small township of Soweto was rocked by some of the biggest names in the music industry, like Shakira, the Black Eyed Peas and Alicia Keys, in a concert to kick-off the 2010 FIFA World Cup.......

Trott bids to revive Test career on South Africa tour

Jonathan Trott. Photograph: Julian Finney/Getty Images Former England batsman Jonathan Trott will continue to try to revive his Test career on his first overseas tour since leaving the Ashes in......

Suspect in killing of SA captain Meyiwa arrested

A suspect in the killing of the captain and goalkeeper of South Africa's national soccer team has been arrested after witnesses picked him out in an identity parade, police said in a statement on......

South Africa shocked by murder of national soccer captain

File picture: Senzo Meyiwa in action during the South African national soccer team training session in March. Photograph: Duif du Toit/Gallo Images/Getty Images South Africa's national soccer......

Pistorius to be sentenced for culpable homicide on Oct. 13

South African Olympic and Paralympic sprinter Oscar Pistorius arrives at the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria on Friday. Photograph: Mike Hutchings/Reuters Olympic and Paralympic track star......
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South Africa opposition may get first black chief

JOHANNESBURG: The charismatic black parliamentary leader of South Africa's Democratic Alliance (DA) on Saturday announced he would campaign for the... ...

http://m.timesofindia.com/world/rest-of-world/South-Africa-opposition-may-get-first-black-chief/articleshow/46974000.cms
South Africa arrests 30 over xenophobia

A child runs pass burning tyres during the xenophobic violence in Jeppestown area of central Johannesburg, South Africa, on Friday. The South... ...

http://www.deccanchronicle.com/150419/world-africa/article/south-africa-arrests-30-over-xenophobia
Anti-immigrant violence in South Africa spreads

JOHANNESBURG: Mobs in South Africa attacked shops owned by immigrants in a poor area of Johannesburg early Saturday following similar violence in... ...

http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/international/world-news/anti-immigrant-violence-in-south-africa-spreads/articleshow/46968986.cms
Anger at inequality drives South Africa xenophobic attacks

Durban: High unemployment and a failure to address growing inequality are to blame for a wave of anti-immigrant attacks in South Africa, say... ...

http://zeenews.india.com/news/world/anger-at-inequality-drives-south-africa-xenophobic-attacks_1580625.html
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

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