Madiba's party said farewell in the country's capital
The Danish Prime Minister Helle Thorning-Schmidt has defended her now infamous ‘selfie’ with Barack Obama and David Cameron, claiming the snap that sparked debate across the world was just a “bit of fun”.
The ruling South African political party had denied any knowledge of Thamsanqa Jantjie after Tuesday's service
Thamsanqa Jantjie said he may have suffered a schizophrenic episode, and that there was ‘nothing he could do’ when he started hearing voices and hallucinating
Obama’s handshake with Castro may initiate a thaw in their countries’ relations; no detente was in sight for Hollande and Sarkozy, however
Over 60 heads of state have travelled to South Africa to attend a week of events commemorating the life of former South African President Nelson Mandela. Mr Mandela passed away on the evening of 5 December 2013 at his home in Houghton at the age of 95.
As the world gears up to join South Africa in celebrating the life of Nelson Mandela, the BBC has announced that the Nobel laureate will also be given a mention on Eastenders.
A giant laser image of Nelson Mandela has been projected onto Table Mountain in South Africa in an illuminated tribute to the late leader.
Millions of South Africans unite in a day of remembrance
Sport helped change things in South Africa even if it has not solved that society’s basic problems
Family speak for first time since his death.
Among the people of South Africa, emotions are running high – and no one knows where it is all going to lead
Not once in the long years on Robben Island did he bend to the will of his captors
Extra accusations believed to relate to shootings from open-top car and at restaurant before Reeva Steenkamp death
Xavi and Cristian Tello are doubts for the weekend, while Lionel Messi is expected to be out until the new year
The former Real Madrid manager has delivered the World Cup and Euros during his time at the helm