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26 Nov 2022 12:00 AM
President Cyril Ramaphosa learnt with deep sadness of the passing away overnight of last remaining Rivonia Trialist, the presidency said
22 Jul 2020 3:09 PM
Zindzi is the youngest daughter of S.Africa's first black president Nelson Mandela, and was ambassador to Denmark at the time of her death
13 Jul 2020 1:55 PM
Mandela-Dlamini, 60, is the eldest daughter born to the late political leader.
18 Oct 2019 1:52 PM
The Gandhi family scion had entered politics in January with the Congress appointing her general secretary for Uttar Pradesh East.
19 Jul 2019 12:52 AM
In 1994 general elections, Mandela became South Africa’s first black president after the African National Congress emerged victorious.
18 Jul 2019 2:22 PM
In a trailing tweet, she further described the picture and wrote, 'Laughing heartily at my son's fancy topi in 2001'.
18 Jul 2019 1:30 PM
He started his long-awaited testimony before Zondo Commission, which is inquiring into allegations of 'state capture' during his rule.
16 Jul 2019 2:40 PM
Rahul Gandhi has announced that if voted to power, his party’s government would give Rs 6,000 per month each to the poorest 20 per cent.
10 Apr 2019 1:26 AM
When compared to rich countries like the UK, Germany, France or Spain, India appears poor in economic terms.
10 Jan 2019 6:58 AM
Even the New National Party, the remnant of the party that built apartheid, and Mandela roundly condemned the song.
09 Jan 2019 2:25 AM
Nelson Mandela was the founder of the Umkhonto we Sizwe (Spear of the Nation), the military arm of the African National Congress.
14 Dec 2018 12:10 AM
The poet in Atalji often made him reclusive, and prone to staccato sentences which he left to the intelligence of the others to decipher.
18 Aug 2018 1:14 AM
Manushi Chillar inaugurated a sanitary pad manufacturing unit in Mvezo, South Africa.
20 Jul 2018 2:10 PM
Prince Harry visited Mandela’s cell on the island during a 2015 trip to South Africa.
18 Jul 2018 4:45 PM
'The world is better place because of us. The world has much to gain from us. The world looks up to us to provide leadership,' Swaraj said.
07 Jun 2018 2:46 PM
Thousands of mourners packed a 40,000-seat stadium to celebrate the powerful figure who was buried as a national hero.
14 Apr 2018 5:25 PM
A 21-gun salute will be fired and a full honour guard is expected to escort Winnie's remains to her final resting place.
14 Apr 2018 1:46 PM
‘She succumbed peacefully in the early hours of Monday afternoon surrounded by her family and loved ones.’
03 Apr 2018 3:38 PM
Most of Winnie’s marriage to Nelson was spent apart, with Nelson imprisoned for 27 years.
03 Apr 2018 7:24 AM