Revisiting Queen Elizabeth's friendship with Nelson Mandela as South Africa pays tribute to late monarch

Queen Elizabeth II, the UK's longest-serving monarch, died on Thursday at Balmoral Castle in Scotland after reigning for 70 years.

published on : 10th September 2022

Mandela's grandson slams Meghan Markle for comparing herself with anti-apartheid campaigner

His grandfather served 27 years in prison before being released and re-uniting opponents and going on to lead his country. 

published on : 30th August 2022

Whites-only town booms in 'Rainbow Nation' South Africa

Orania is a whites-only town in a country that has declared an end to racial segregation. The history of this incongruity dates back to 1991 when apartheid was in its death throes.

published on : 11th August 2022

Working in a Yogaraj Bhat’s film is like 2.0 situation: Sharmiela Mandre

Sharmiela Mandre, who was last seen in Aake has a line up of films in different stages of production. However, none of them has hit the screens yet.

published on : 6th August 2022

R K Laxman's cartoons inspired 'Mandela' story, says National Award winner Madonne Ashwin

Director Madonne Ashwin, whose critically acclaimed Tamil film 'Mandela' won two National Awards at the 68th National Film Awards that were announced on Friday.

published on : 23rd July 2022

Mandela Day challenge sees 94,359 litres of soup served up

The UN has designated July 18, the birthday of prisoner-turned-president Nelson Mandela, as International Mandela Day.

published on : 22nd July 2022

NFT of Nelson Mandela's arrest warrant auctioned for $130,000 

The original document, dated 1961, now yellowed, with gnarled edges and bearing staple holes on one side, is handwritten in both English and Afrikaans.

published on : 27th March 2022