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In front of leaders from around the world, South Africa’s current President was derided as Nelson Mandela was honoured
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.
In Johannesburg’s townships, citizens lament the betrayal of their former leader’s legacy
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.
South African president Jacob Zuma confirmed the news in a statement saying the nation 'had lost its greatest son'
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
Commercial seemed to suggest that receiving news that your child is gay was comparable to receiving a bullet to the heart
Former South African president will continue to receive intensive care at his home in Johannesburg
Springboks romp home to staggering win to get their Rugby Championship campaign off to a winning start
Almost a decade after they were dismissed as "window dressing", racial quotas are on their way back to South African sport.