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Nelson Mandela's coffin has arrived at South Africa's capital Pretoria for public viewing, where his remains will lie in
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?
Nelson Mandela's memorial service is set to be one of the largest gatherings of international heads-of-state in many decades
A non-famous irritating white man is still alive. The man confirmed his continued existence by writing on his Spectator blog
The paving stones outside South Africa House in Trafalgar Square were once worn down by the many feet of anti-apartheid protests
Here's a slice of joy at a very sad time: a mash-up of the twinkly-eyed Nelson Mandela dancing to the great Specials track
A man died yesterday. He was 95 years old and had been seriously ill for several months. Not an unusual occurrence, yet his death is reported this morning on the front page of just about every newspaper on earth. That man was Nelson Mandela, one of the very few men of whom it can truthfully be said that he personally changed the course of history.
JOHANNESBURG—Following the death of former South African president and civil rights leader Nelson Mandela today at the age
When I arrived in South Africa as a BBC reporter, Mandela was already President.... I feel privileged to have witnessed at first hand a small but telling demonstration of his style of leadership that embody his vision, emotional intelligence and wisdom.
The Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE) stopped trading for 5 minutes at 9am today (11am local time) as South Africa's financial
Naomie Harris has revealed members of Nelson Mandela's family broke down in her arms after being "really affected and moved
The anti-apartheid icon, held in the highest esteem across the world for leading his nation's transition from white-minority
David Cameron has announced Downing Street's flag will fly at half-mast on Friday as world leaders paid tribute to Nelson