South African government announced that preparations for the funeral of former president Nelson Mandela are in full swing. Mandela's body is being prepared by the Military Health Service of the South African National Defense Force to lie in state at the Union Buildings.Works are also underway at various venues such as the Union Buildings in Pretoria, FNB Stadium in Johannesburg, Mthatha and Qunu in the Eastern Cape, and at ports of entry to prepare for the events related to the State Funeral.
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Thursday 18 July 2013
The mother of Trayvon Martin, the unarmed black teenager who was shot dead in Florida last year by volunteer neighbourhood-watch member George Zimmerman, has said she was “stunned” and felt “disgust” when a jury found her son’s killer not guilty.
Tuesday 16 July 2013
The visas were issued to professional League of Legends players - a free multiplayer arena-style game
Sunday 14 July 2013
Meanwhile, Egypt's army chief says no group will be barred from participating in politics
USA victory under investigation after two Belize players claim they were offered a bribe ahead of the game
Friday 12 July 2013
Woodrow West and Ian Gaynair reveal they were offered a bribe before the 6-1 defeat in Portland on Tuesday
Wednesday 10 July 2013
It turns out Pharrell isn't the only one who's up all night for good fun
Thursday 04 July 2013
Kovacaine Mist was as effective as standard anaesthetics in four out of five patients
Wednesday 03 July 2013
The company that operates Boris bikes, prisons and hospitals was a picture of health yesterday following news of a big contract win in the US.
Monday 01 July 2013
The world is no stranger to extreme temperatures and those currently baking in the blistering Arizona heat can testify to that.
Sunday 30 June 2013
Friday 28 June 2013
Supporters and opponents of Egypt’s president held competing rallies in Cairo as a prelude to nationwide protests planned for Sunday demanding Mohamed Morsi’s removal.
Friday 28 June 2013
The father of the former National Security Agency Contractor Edward Snowden, who is believed to be hiding in the transit area of a Russian airport, has expressed his confidence that his son would return to the US under certain conditions.
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