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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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The white 'saviours' of the Arabs
Western fighters have streamed into the Middle East to help 'liberate' Arab countries such as Syria and Libya.
Pakistan mulls tighter controls on madrassas
The Pakistani government is proposing reform of the nation's madrassas, which are accused of fostering terrorism.
Unravelling culture in Iraq's Kurdish region
Weaving and handicrafts are being re-taught to a younger generation of Iraqi Kurds, but not without challenges.
Surviving the post-employment economy
The author argues that in the new economy, it's people, not skills or majors, that have lost value.
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South Sudan's massacre among many
Marx's last stand: Eastern Ukraine
Libya and the ICC: Courting chaos and confusion
Crimea, Nagorno-Karabakh and the Gordian Knot
Diba Nigar Goksel
Antagonising Iran: A strategic miscalculation?
Seyed Mohammad Marandi
Spain's rightward plunge
In Pictures: The Boston Marathon
Runners compete in race where last year a bombing left three dead and more than 260 people injured.
In Pictures: Recounting horror of Rana Plaza
Suffering continues for survivors and victims’ families a year after the building collapsed in Dhaka.
In Pictures: Re-enacting Jesus' crucifixion
Easter celebrations in one Philippine village include re-enacting the events leading up to the death of Jesus.
Three years since the start of the uprising, nine million people have been displaced by fighting.
Egypt in Turmoil
An in-depth look at Egypt's ongoing political crisis.
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