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28 min ago | The Review
South Africans flocked to houses of worship Sunday for a national day of prayer and reflection to honor Nelson Mandela, starting planned events that will culminate in what is expected to be one of the biggest funerals in modern times.
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11 hrs ago | Iol.co.za
Their church was once a pillar of South African apartheid, but white, Afrikaans-speaking parishioners who attended services on Sunday had only prayers of gratitude for the man who condemned the system to history.
15 hrs ago | KWWL-TV Waterloo
For the first time since the war, Alvis Taylor returned to Pearl Harbor and recalled the surprise Japanese air attack that plunged America into World War II.
In an exclusive interview with the Sunday Mirror, 59-year-old Maki tells how the family said goodbye to the great man Her voice cracking with emotion, Nelson Mandela's eldest daughter yesterday told of the heartbreaking moment her famous father "slipped away" from her before her eyes.
Johannesburg, Dec 7 : Indian captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni has lamented a poor bowling performance after South African prodigy Quinton de Kock set up a 141-run victory for the hosts in the first one-day international at the Wanderers Stadium on Thursday, according to reports.
Everyone has turned to star-struck mush on the death of former South African President Nelson Mandela, but it should be remembered that he chose to side with murderers, despots, and communists when he emerged from prison in the 1980s.
THE Museum of Old and New Art expects its millionth visitor this month and is celebrating the landmark with two new exhibitions by international artists.
As the world shed tears over the death of Nelson Mandela at age 95, mid-Hudson leaders expressed their profound gratitude for the former South African president's unshakable heroism in the fight against apartheid and human injustice.
Helen Suping with a picture of Mandela in the background at her stall in the Shillong carnival on Friday.