Ela Gandhi, the granddaughter of Mahatma Gandhi and a member of Nelson Mandela’s party, recalls some fond memories of the South African legend in a conversation with Sheela Bhatt. The world has joined South Africa in its profound sense of loss as it mourned its beloved leader, Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela, but India has a special connection with the South African freedom-fighter. As summed up by Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, “It is as much India’s loss.” Ela ... Rediff.com, 3 days ago
AHMEDABAD: I am deeply saddened by the death of Nelson Mandela. In paying tribute, I join millions of people around the world who were inspired by his courage and touched by his compassion. All will mourn his passing. Mandela - or Madiba as he is ...Times of India, 2 days ago The Elders Forum mourns founder Nelson Mandela Afrique En Ligne, 21 hours ago Jimmy Carter, Desmond TuTu, Kofi Annan and other 'Global Elders' pay tribute to founder peace maker Nelson Mandela DNA India, 2 days ago We will endeavour to honour Mandela's legacy, say The Elders Mail & Guardian Online, 2 days ago
Guha feels none of the political parties of today follow the principles of Gandhi, even though they claim so. Various politicians and political parties claim to speak in the name of Gandhi: the Congress because he was in that party for a very long ...Firstpost.com, 1 month ago Ramachandra Guha: The Nehru-Gandhi dynasty is clearly on its last legs Firstpost.com, 1 month ago Indian politicians, parties don't do justice to Gandhi's legacy: Guha Calcutta Telegraph, 1 month ago
New Delhi: Noted historian Dr Ramchandra Guha talks about his new book and how to take Mahatma Gandhi's ideas out of history books and make them relevant today. He speaks to Sonia Singh on NDTV Dialogues. Here's the full transcript of the interview: ...NDTV, 2 months ago Understanding the Mahatma New Delhi Pioneer, 2 months ago
Dennis Pather commemorates an extraordinary chapter in SA history, which helped catapult Mahatma Gandhi into prominence. Durban - At 1.45am on Saturday, November 30, while most of the city is soundly asleep, scores of men and women will begin ...Daily News South Africa, 2 weeks ago
The Nelson Mandela interview: Grace under pressure Twenty-one years is a long time to recall an interview, but it was the handshake as much as being in the presence of greatness that is indelible in my memory, Chidanand Rajghatta writes.
Twenty-one years is a long time to recall an interview, but it was the handshake as much as being in the presence of greatness that is indelible in my memory. The Times of India had sent me to South Africa in 1992 to cover the historic power shift ...Times of India, 2 days ago
Nelson Mandela, South Africa's first elected black president and a global anti-apartheid icon died early today, at his home in the suburb of Houghton here, following a lengthy illness. The elder statesman was receiving medical care from a leading ...Siasat Daily, 3 days ago World leaders mourn the death of Mandela Deccan Herald, 3 days ago Tributes pour in for Nelson Mandela ProKerala.com, 3 days ago Mourning an icon: Nelson Mandela dead at 95 Tri State Defender, 3 days ago
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Tributes flooded in from across the world after it was announced that South Africa's first black president Nelson Mandela had died at the age of 95. The anti-apartheid icon, held in the highest esteem across the world for leading his nation's ...Herald Scotland, 3 days ago Mandela: Queen 'deeply saddened' MSN UK, 3 days ago
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