Your browser does not support JavaScript or it may be disabled!
 India As It Happens
Rediff Labs will showcase innovative products that rediff is working on behind the scenes.
News   |   Images
Get Realtime News
on your webpage

About 472 results for "robben island"

The knitting revolution for Nelson Mandela Day travels to Soweto
Publicity Update

The knitting revolution for Nelson Mandela Day travels to Soweto

The 67 Blankets for Nelson Mandela Day movement has already hosted knitathons on Robben Island, the Nelson Mandela Foundation and at the Nelson Mandela Capture Site in Howick. Next stop? Madiba's old stomping ground - Vilakazi Street in Orlando ... Publicity Update, 6 days ago

27 images for robben island

Library of Congress, 3 hours ago
Library of Congress, 3 hours ago
Eye Witness News, 1 day ago
Biz Community, 1 week ago
Daily News South Africa, 2 weeks ago, 1 week ago
New Zealand Herald, 2 weeks ago
Indian Country Today Media Network, 2 weeks ago
Indian Country Today Media Network, 2 weeks ago
Indian Country Today Media Network, 2 weeks ago

President Higgins visits Robben Island torture prison

Visiting Robben Island is essential to understanding the level of sacrifice made by the people who defeated apartheid in South Africa, President Michael D Higgins said today during a tour of the prison. I think to come here is to pay tribute to all ...
 Irish Times5 days ago President Higgins visits torture prison that tried to break Mandela  Irish Times5 days ago

Design capital's star appeal

Cape Town - Pieces of fence from Robben Island form part of a massive installation by Sun International, erected on Signal Hill, Cape Town, as part of the World Design Capital programme. Designed by Christopher Swift, the sculptor and founder of ...
 IOL6 days ago
Times Live South Africa

The Big Read: Looking through the glasses darkly

The vast lenses, many inches thick, are fixed on Robben Island out in the bay. A nearby plaque explains. The sculpture is entitled Perceiving Freedom, and encourages us to contemplate how Nelson Mandela saw the world. The artwork is, it says, a ...
 Times Live South Africa2 weeks ago

Robben Island eyes events

Robben Island Museum is looking to diversify its offering with the possibility of hosting events. RIM chief executive Siboniseni Mkhize said last week that the museum was heading out of financial mismanagement and has plans to diversify its ...
 Tourism Update2 weeks ago Celebrating 27 years of Govan Mbekis release from Robben Island  SABC2 weeks ago 06/11/2014: NEWS: Plan to improve use of Robben Island, grow revenue  Cape Times E-dition2 weeks ago Museum for former Robben Island prisoners on cards  Namibia Press Agency3 weeks ago
Daily News South Africa

Robben Island set to branch out

Cape Town - The Robben Island Museum is not a good story to tell yet, but it's on the right track. These were the upbeat words of chief executive, Siboniseni Mkhize, who addressed media on the troubled island to announce its unqualified audit ...
 Daily News South Africa2 weeks ago Robben Island's plan to diversify offerings  IOL2 weeks ago From Robben Island to shore under water  IOL3 weeks ago Five wonderful Western Cape experiences  South African Tourism1 month ago
New Zealand Herald

Former South African Prison Guard Christo Brand to Speak about his Friendship with Nelson Mandela

AMHERST, Mass. - Christo Brand, a former prison guard at South Africa's Robben Island and author of "Mandela: My Prisoner, My Friend," will speak at the University of Massachusetts Amherst on Tuesday, Dec. 2 at 1 p.m. at the Commonwealth Honors ...
 Noodls1 day ago South Africa: Mapping the long walk to freedom  New Zealand Herald2 weeks ago The hero within  Financial Chronicle1 month ago
Biz Community

Ukusela eKapa's 46664 installation on Robben Island pays tribute to an era and an icon

Design news Ukusela eKapa, an official World Design Capital project, has created an installation of 10,000 ikomityi (drinking vessels) on Robben Island to commemorate the life of Nelson Mandela and the 20th anniversary of South Africa's democracy.
 Biz Community2 weeks ago Madiba tribute slammed as gimmick  IOL1 week ago

Before rain, Kane defangs Cobras

Williamson's 101* was his maiden century in T20 cricket. At Robben Island Prison, Prisoner No. 466/64 was kept in a tiny cell by South Africa's pro-apartheid regime for 18 years. That number was printed on the shirts of every Cape Cobras player (in ...
 Indian Express2 months ago Kane Williamson defangs Cape Cobras  Indian Express2 months ago

Madiba art goes on auction in UK

London - Artworks painted by Nelson Mandela showing views of Robben Island were expected to sell for up to R450 000 when they went on sale in the UK on Wednesday. The five pictures, measuring 59cm by 39cm, include a red and white lighthouse, a ...
 IOL1 month ago
Prev | Next
Personalize your Realtimeclose [x]
Add content to your personalized tab - My News
Add upto 6 topics of your interest:
for eg.2g Scam , World
Personalize the tabs display. ( You can add or remove the tabs )
AlertsGet updates on latest news & your favourite topics right in your inbox.Set an Alert|Manage your Alerts


Realtime News

on your Webpage

Add Widget >Get your members hooked!
Get updated on latest news & your favorite topics right in your inbox!
More     Less