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Nelson Mandela


'Uncle Nelson told me I ought to be in politics': Priyanka on Nelson Mandela's 101st birth anniversary

July 18, 2019 4:58 pm

Priyanka made her political debut in January when Congress appointed her general secretary for Uttar Pradesh East.

International Nelson Mandela Day 2019: Books on the icon kids need to read

July 18, 2019 12:15 pm

Nelson Mandela day 2019: Nelson Mandela Day, officially declared by United Nations, is celebrated annually on the leader's birthday, July 18. On this day, talk to your kids about the icon and introduce them to these books.

Mandela Day 2019: Lesser-known facts about Nelson Mandela, the anti-apartheid revolutionary

July 18, 2019 9:00 am

On November 10, 2009, the United Nations General Assembly adopted a resolution declaring July 18, his birthday, as Nelson Mandela International Day.

Humility is one of the most important qualities you must have: Nelson Mandela

July 18, 2019 5:30 am

The South African anti-apartheid revolutionary and Nobel Peace Prize winner Nelson Mandela was a staunch advocate of peace.

'Sport has the power to change the world': Nelson Mandela

April 26, 2019 8:30 am

The former President of South Africa spoke about the power of sport to unite different kinds of people and their communities.

South African govt's plea to put up Nelson Mandela statue in Delhi: HC seeks Centre's stand

December 18, 2018 10:40 pm

The apex court, however, in January this year transferred the main matter to the various high courts to ensure compliance of its direction to prevent encroachments of public space by religious structures and to deal with any other development connected with it.

Mandela’s forgiveness

July 20, 2018 8:29 am

It seems alien in a world where resentment is not seen as imprisoning, freedom is freedom to hate.

Nelson Mandela facts for kids

January 18, 2019 1:15 pm

On Nelson Mandela’s 100th birth anniversary, here are some facts on South Africa’s first black President and Nobel Peace Prize winner.

A note from Mandela

July 18, 2018 12:29 am

On his birth centenary, remembering a question asked, an answer to remember.

Gandhi, Mandela gave hope to people facing discrimination: Sushma Swaraj

June 07, 2018 10:21 am

Swaraj was the keynote speaker at a banquet at the City Hall here marking the 125th anniversary of the day when on June 7, 1893, Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi, a young lawyer then, was thrown off a train compartment reserved for whites only.


Nelson Mandela's 100th birth anniversary: Inspiring quotes on life by the South African leader

July 18, 2018 3:25 pm

On one of the greatest leaders from the history, Nelson Mandela's 100th birth anniversary, here are some life lessons and motivational quotes from the first Black South African president.

Nelson Mandela's 100th birth anniversary: Tracing Madiba's legacy

July 19, 2018 9:09 am

When free and fair elections were held in 1994, Nelson Mandela became president with an overwhelming majority support. He was to retire in 1999, although he continued to be an active part of South African public and moral life.

The best of World Press Photo Awards 2013

February 14, 2014 7:29 pm

The first image shows African migrants on the shore of Djibouti city at night, raising their phones in an attempt to capture an inexpensive signal from neighboring Somalia.


Best quotes: Remembering some of the words to live by from Nelson Mandela on his 100th birth anniversary

July 18, 2018 8:36 am

On his 100th birth anniversary, here are a few words of wisdom by Nelson Mandela. The man who is lovingly called Madiba.