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  1. News - World - SOUTH AFRICA

    20 years after first all-race elections, divide between rich and poor remains

    Posted Apr 28th 2014, 05:04am by AP

    ... Associated Press in Johannesburg While there has been a dramatic rise in the middle class, divide between rich and poor remains 20 years after open vote, inequality is staggering "How can you describe falling in love?" That is how retired archbishop Desmond Tutu recalled voting in South Africa's first all-race elections on April 27, 1994, an exultant moment when ...

  2. News - World - SOUTH AFRICA

    Fear of crime, inequality, race the subtexts of Oscar Pistorius trial

    Posted Apr 07th 2014, 09:45pm by NYT

    ... McClatchy-Tribune in Pretoria Court case launches national debate about high rates of violent crime and its connection to race Fear of crime, inequality subtexts of Pistorius trial Johan ... of the highest rates of violent crime in the world, and its connection to race and economic opportunity. Pistorius has said he was in a state of terror when he opened fire, believing that someone had ...

  3. News - World - SOUTH AFRICA

    Babies' deaths underscore South African water supply problems

    Posted Jul 20th 2014, 06:35am by AFP

    ... of Race Relations (SAIRR) last year. The statistics and the challenges are of little comfort to the mothers who lost their babies in Bloemhof. "I'm angry," said Keabetswe Wageng, ...

  4. News - World - SOUTH AFRICA

    Prosecutor wraps up five-day Pistorius grilling with stark summary

    Posted Apr 15th 2014, 07:08pm by Reuters

    ... sportsmen, admired for his prowess on the race track using carbon-fibre prosthetics that earned him the nickname “The Blade Runner”. ...

  5. News - World - SOUTH AFRICA

    New opposition alliance in South Africa falls apart after five days

    Posted Feb 04th 2014, 05:36am by AP

    ... racist rule, since Nelson Mandela was elected president in South Africa's first all-race elections in 1994. Analysts expect the ruling party to win this year's elections, possibly ...

  6. News - World - SOUTH AFRICA

    Long walk's final destination as Nelson Mandela is laid to rest

    Posted Dec 16th 2013, 04:44am by AGENCIES

    ... ancestors, you have run your race." After a life spent in the public spotlight, Mandela's final rites were a private affair. A live television broadcast followed the coffin to the graveside ...

  7. News - World - SOUTH AFRICA

    South Africa's 'born free' generation living the life Mandela dreamed of

    Posted Dec 08th 2013, 07:31am by NYT

    ... likely to socialise with people of another race, according to the Reconciliation Barometer, a yearly gauge of public opinion. "It seems young people may be developing deeper relationships ...

  8. News - World - SOUTH AFRICA

    Nelson Mandela, 20th century colossus and beloved statesman, dies at 95

    Posted Dec 06th 2013, 06:17am by AP

    ... "non-whites" and separated the races in schools, buses, housing and even public toilets and beaches. After the ANC won the first multi-racial elections, Mandela went out of his way to assuage the fears ...

  9. News - World - SOUTH AFRICA

    Mandela ‘steadily improving’ on 95th birthday

    Posted Jul 18th 2013, 03:13pm by Associated Press in Johannesburg

    ... known by his clan name Madiba, was jailed for 27 years under white minority rule and led a difficult transition from apartheid to democracy, becoming president in all-race elections in 1994. ...

  10. News - World - SOUTH AFRICA

    Family feud over where to bury Nelson Mandela grows

    Posted Jul 02nd 2013, 12:00am by BLOOM

    ... Machel, who was at her husband's Pretoria bedside, and offered prayers. Mandela became the president of Africa's largest economy after his ANC party won the country's first all-race ...




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