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The Dignity In Serving

Michelle Holmes | Posted 02.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Michelle Holmes

From teachers, carers, nurses and doctors, street sweepers, sales assistants and the like, working in service is an exchange of energy as old as civilisation. Serving one another in some way is a natural human instinct that we all have inside of us and can deliver on daily basis through our individual talents.

Big Shoes and Youthful Feet

Meron Semedar | Posted 19.02.2014 | UK
Meron Semedar

Africa has lost a hero. A hero that fought oppressors, jailers and the international community that once put him on the watch list of terrorists. A man who once shared his dream of a world of Democracy and respect for human rights, a world freed from the horrors of poverty, hunger, deprivation and ignorance.

Nelson Mandela Remembered: A London Farewell

Anais Mutumba | Posted 16.02.2014 | UK
Anais Mutumba

Nelson Mandela's friends and comrades paid tribute to the late former president on Wednesday in a London memorial service that was both distinctly Bri...

Tributes Have Flooded In

Mark Steel | Posted 09.02.2014 | UK
Mark Steel

I wonder if it was like this 2,000 years ago. If it was, when Jesus died, Pontius Pilate would have appeared on Sky News moments after the cross was taken down and said "The world mourns today a man of great integrity. It was an honour to have known him, and even when I sentenced him to crucifixion, he showed great forgiveness, and that shows what a great figure he was."

'South Africa Shows Us We Can Change': Obama's Speech In Full

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 10.12.2013 | UK

To Graça Machel and the Mandela family; to President Zuma and members of the government; to heads of state and government, past and present; distingu...

From South Africa to Palestine and the MENA Region!

Dr Harry Hagopian | Posted 08.02.2014 | UK Politics
Dr Harry Hagopian

I am proud to aver that a few tears welled up in my eyes last week when I heard that Nelson Mandela had passed away at the grand old age of 95....

Beyond Mandela - Why Today's Leaders Don't Match Madiba

Richard Wilson | Posted 08.02.2014 | UK Politics
Richard Wilson

Why is it that so many of our political giants, from Obama to Blair, let us down? And what is it about Mandela that made him somehow immune to the public image damage that is the standard bi-product of political office?

Obama Pays Tribute To Nelson Mandela

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 29.06.2013 | UK

US President Barack Obama paid tribute to ailing former South African leader Nelson Mandela on Saturday as an inspiration to himself and to the world....

Releasing Mandela

Kanmi Iyanda | Posted 10.08.2013 | UK
Kanmi Iyanda

"The fear of death follows from the fear of life. A man who lives fully is prepared to die at any time." - Mark Twain Thirty years, when I was sti...

Nelson Mandela 'In Good Spirits' On Christmas Day

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 25.12.2012 | UK

Nelson Mandela was in "good spirits" on Christmas morning, South African President Jacob Zuma has revealed. Zuma joined Mandela's wife Graca Mache...