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Mandela 'responding to treatment'
Former South African president suffers recurrence of a lung infection but is recovering, government says.
Last updated: 11 Dec 2012 09:33 GMT
Worldwide celebration of Mandela Day
Many celebrate Nelson Mandela's 94th birthday by dedicating 67 minutes of their time to help others.
Last updated: 18 Jul 2012 21:16 GMT
Mandela hailed by US leaders on birthday
President Barack Obama and former president Bill Clinton honour Nelson Mandela as the South African statesman turns 94.
Last updated: 18 Jul 2012 04:00 GMT
Mandela's long walk to freedom
As his 94th birthday approaches, the former leader of South Africa has moved home to his ancestral village.
Last updated: 24 Jun 2012 22:31 GMT
South Africans celebrate Mandela at 93
On his birthday, millions honour the contribution of former political prisoner turned president and world icon.
Last updated: 18 Jul 2011 11:10 GMT
S Africa prays for ailing Mandela
Nelson Mandela Foundation says former president in hospital for "routine tests", as ruling party calls for calm.
Last updated: 27 Jan 2011 10:53 GMT
Machel: Mandela was a lonely man
Wife of the former South African president provides an unique insight on her husband.
Last updated: 18 Jul 2008 09:57 GMT
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Hopeful Georgia takes baby steps towards EU
Preliminary deal with the European Union would bring the post-Soviet country closer to the Western bloc.
Dubious wisdom: Assad's waiting game
Lacking his father's political cunning, Bashar al-Assad can thank the hard work of others for his survival.
Identity and Exile
Al Jazeera's Matthew Cassel examines why so many American Jews defend Israeli policies regardless of the issue or cost.
Egypt's wave of painkiller addiction
An opiate called tramadol has become increasingly popular in Egypt, but many are unaware of its dangers.
Infographic: Keeping Palestinians occupied
The number of Israeli settlers in the West Bank has doubled since the Oslo Accords were signed 20 years ago.
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Diaoyu islands: Torn between two countries
Pakistan's most powerful man?
Malik Ayub Sumbal
The best option to settle the CAR crisis?
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In Pictures: Remembering Nelson Mandela
Former South African President Nelson Mandela dies peacefully at his Johannesburg home. He was 95.
In Pictures: Nelson Mandela's legacy
Al Jazeera showcases the life of Nelson Mandela
In pictures: A tale of three cities
We investigate how three key Afghan cities are being affected by the gradual withdrawal of American troops.
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