Nelson Mandela's body was flown being today to South Africa's Eastern Cape region for a state funeral on Sunday in his ancestral village after a send-off for the anti-apartheid hero by the ruling African National Congress.
While most Indian-South African students shy away from Afrikaans, 13-year-old Angad Sena's mastery over the language has won him national accolades in just two years since he arrived from India. When Angad arrived in Pretoria in 2011 with his father Tejinder and teacher mother Amarjeet, he opted for Afrikaans, rather than Zulu, as a second compulsory language at Theresa Park Primary School.
South African Paralympic champion Oscar Pistorius faces two additional gun-related charges at his trial for the murder of his girlfriend, the prosecution said on Tuesday.
South Africa's peace icon Nelson Mandela is facing a long and uncertain road to recovery, despite his return home from nearly three months in hospital, medical experts said on Monday.
South Africa's anti-apartheid icon Nelson Mandela was on Sunday discharged from hospital where he has been treated since June 8 for a recurring respiratory illness, the presidency said.
India A’s batting collapsed when it mattered the most as they crashed to a 121-run defeat in the second unofficial ‘Test’ against South Africa A who rode on seamer Beuran Hendricks’ six-wicket haul to level the two-match series 1-1 here today.
Football and rugby organisers in South Africa have launched an initiative to honour the role of ailing former President Nelson Mandela in using sport to unite the country.
South African anti-apartheid icon Nelson Mandela is reportedly undergoing kidney dialysis for recurring lung infection in the Pretoria hospital.
South Africa's ailinganti-apartheid icon Nelson Mandela is showing "great improvement", his former wife said today as his countrymen continued to pray for the speedy recovery of the 94-year-old former president.
While former South African president Nelson Mandela is still fighting for his life in a hospital in Pretoria, his family is squabbling over his final resting place.
A one or two-year master’s degree programme in any subject offered by the universities(Central University of Technology; Durban University of Technology; Tshwane University of Technology; University of Johannesburg; University of Pretoria and University of Stellenbosch), except for the Central University of Technology
Mandela is due to celebrate his 95th birthday on July 18. He has been hospitalised four times since December, mostly for the pulmonary condition that has plagued him for years.
Nelson Mandela remains in critical condition in hospital, South African president Jacob Zuma said today, stressing doctors were doing their best to make him comfortable.
Former South African president Nelson Mandela remains in a "serious but stable" condition in hospital, the government said today.
Nelson Mandela, battling arecurrent lung infection, spent a fourth day in intensive care and continued to be in a "serious but stable" condition.
Nelson Mandela is showing no sign of improvement as he battles a lung infection in a Pretoria clinic where he was admitted four days ago, the South African government said today.
The makers of the anticipated multi-starrer project, Satyagraha, are looking at a unique marketing strategy to promote their film. A screening of the movie will be organised in Pretoria, South Africa, around the time of its release.
Oscar Pistorius's family issued a statement on Thursday denying the Olympic and Paralympic 'Blade Runner' was back in training for the first time since he was charged with murdering his girlfriend.
Former president Nelson Mandela was in good spirits after recovering from lung infection at a Pretorial hospital, the South African presidency said on Friday.