Paralympian icon faces charge of premeditated murder
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Tuesday 19 July 2011
The former South African President Nelson Mandela spent his 93rd birthday with friends and relatives in his rural hometown Monday, as South Africans paid tribute to the anti-apartheid icon through song and community service projects.
Thursday 14 July 2011
Tottenham Hotspur were hit by two pieces of bad news yesterday as the first team flew out to start their pre-season tour of South Africa. Luka Modric handed in a transfer request in an attempt to force through a proposed move to Chelsea, while the club fear that midfielder Sandro, who injured his knee on Copa America duty with Brazil, will require surgery that could keep him out for up to three months.
Monday 13 June 2011
Albertina Sisulu was revered by South Africans as the true mother of the nation.
Saturday 11 June 2011
South Africans are mourning a woman celebrated for her role in the fight against apartheid, and for her nurturing of a new generation of leaders.
Tuesday 07 June 2011
Thursday 17 March 2011
Sulley Muntari will happily shake hands with the man who shattered his World Cup dreams when they come face to face on Wearside this Sunday.
Wednesday 23 February 2011
Toxic liquids building up in defunct gold mines beneath Johannesburg could reach environmentally dangerous levels by June 2012, officials and scientists said yesterday.
Saturday 19 February 2011
Madagascar's ousted president has been barred by officials in his homeland from returning from exile in South Africa today, the politician told reporters at Johannesburg's airport.
Sunday 13 February 2011
Saturday 29 January 2011
The former South African president Nelson Mandela was discharged from hospital yesterday after receiving treatment for an acute respiratory infection.
Friday 28 January 2011
Former South African President Nelson Mandela was whisked home Friday from a hospital where the 92-year-old had been treated for a respiratory infection, with only a glimpse of his head covered by a surgical cap visible as he was wheeled into an ambulance.
Monday 17 January 2011
Charl Schwartzel successfully completed the defence of his Joburg Open title after a four-under-par 67 in the final round helped him finish four shots clear of Garth Mulroy.
Monday 29 November 2010
Sunday 21 November 2010
Saturday 20 November 2010
A full-bleed image of a line of naked black men, their hands raised to the ceiling of a grimy room, seems as though it must be a record life in a prison. In some senses it was.
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