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Nelson Mandela discharged from hospital
South Africa's first black president was admitted to hospital for routine medical tests, and is said to be "doing well".
Last updated: 28 Mar 2013 11:53 GMT
Zuma says Mandela 'responding' to treatment
South African president visits revered anti-apartheid hero in hospital and urges nation to continue praying for him.
Last updated: 22 Dec 2012 19:26 GMT
Nelson Mandela 'comfortable' in hospital
President Zuma says 94-year-old statesman is "comfortable, and in good care" after visiting him in Pretoria hospital.
Last updated: 09 Dec 2012 12:17 GMT
Zuma drops legal case over 'rape' cartoon
South African president withdraws four-year-old case over a cartoon depicting him poised to rape "Lady Justice".
Last updated: 29 Oct 2012 07:35 GMT
Madagascar leader to meet ousted predecessor
President Andry Rajoelina arrives in Seychelles to meet rival Marc Ravalomanana in bid to ease political crisis.
Last updated: 24 Jul 2012 08:21 GMT
S Africa paper runs confidential transcripts
Excerpts of police interview with minister over weapons deal's paper trail get front-page billing.
Last updated: 27 Nov 2011 20:59 GMT
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Rising tide of UK anti-immigrant sentiment
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Astronomers have captured images of primordial galaxies that helped light up the cosmos after the Big Bang.
The photo controversy over indigenous people
Critics assail British photographer's portrayal of indigenous people, but he says he's highlighting their plight.
'We got this, Bob Geldof, so back off'
As Western stars re-release 1980s charity hit, many Africans say it's a demeaning relic that can do more harm than good.
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