Articles by Nelson Mandela
Madonna Under Fire For Using Charlie Hebdo Attack To Promote 'Rebel Heart'
January 17 2015 10:28 AM
Madonna is being accused for using the tragic incident of Charlie Hebdo attack in Paris to promote her upcoming album.
'Rebel Heart' Madonna Explains Why She Compared Herself To Nelson Mandela, Princess Diana And Martin Luther King
January 05 2015 4:52 PM
Madonna has apologised for posting altered pictures of Nelson Mandela, Bob Marley, John Lennon and Martin Luther King in "Rebel Heart" pose.
Madonna Apologises For Doctoring Pictures Of Social Leaders Martin Luther King And Nelson Mandela
January 05 2015 1:40 PM
Madonna has released an apology for distorting the pictures of world social leaders to promote her upcoming album 'Rebel Heart'.
Beach In South Africa Covered With Thousands Of Dead Mussels
December 08 2014 7:43 PM
Robberg Beach In Plattenberg Bay has thousands of dead mussels washed up on its shore and the residents have been asked not to consume it.
Google Doodle Commemorates John Venn's 108th Birthday [Watch Video]
August 04 2014 2:01 PM
In celebration of the life and legacy of the British logician and philosopher John Venn, Google doodle treats visitors to the search engine homepage with an interactive Venn diagram. The doodle can be seen in all parts of the world.
Nelson Mandela Google Doodle Commemorates His 96th Birthday [Watch Video]
July 18 2014 8:56 AM
In commemoration of the life and legacy of South African anti-apartheid revolutionary Nelson Mandela, Google treats visitors to the search engine home page with a visual journey of his life with accompanying six of his remarkable quotes.
UK to Erect Mahatma Gandhi Statue opposite House of Parliament
July 09 2014 9:18 AM
The UK government has announced on Tuesday, July 8 to erect a statue of Mahatma Gandhi, India’s “Father of Nation”, opposite the House of Parliament.
Tony Abbott, Eat Your Heart Out, Julia Gillard is 2nd Most Admired Figure in 2013
May 29 2014 1:15 PM
Embattled Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott would likely be eating his heart out to know that his political nemesis, former PM Julia Gillard, whom he often used to beat in political surveys, is the second most admired figure in 2013.
Shia Muslim Leader Aga Khan Gets 'Repeated' Standing Ovation In Canada House Of Commons
February 28 2014 12:03 PM
Canada has a population of 100,000 Shia Ismaili Muslims. This group must have been excited to welcome Aga Khan as its spiritual leader to the country.
New York Times Names Christchurch as 2nd Best Place to Visit in 2014
January 14 2014 1:04 PM
The New Zealand city Christchurch was named by the New York Times on Monday as the second best city in the world. The influential daily came up with the list of 52 places to visit in 2014.
Golden Globes 2014 FAQ: Where to Watch Live, Predictions and Presenters
January 13 2014 11:22 AM
The 2014 Golden Globe Awards will officially kick off this year's Oscar's season, and tonight, Hollywood is preparing for another annual event that will celebrate 2013's blockbuster movies and hit television programs. The star-studded event will be live on NBC, Jan 12, Sunday, starting at 8 pm ET to be hosted by returning hosts, comedy stars Amy Poehler and Tina Fey.
Idris Elba Of Mandela: Long Walk To Freedom Dishes On 'Golden Globe Dilemma'
January 10 2014 2:59 PM
It looks like Idris Elba is having jitters for the coming Golden Globe Awards on Sunday (U.S. time).
Golden Globes 2014 Best Actor Winner Predictions: Will '12 Year A Slave" Actor Chiwetel Ejiofor Walk Away With the Trophy?
January 08 2014 8:34 PM
Golden Globes 2014 is all set and will be aired Jan. 12. With the nominations being announced, let's take a look at the Best Actor nominations. Who deserves to win this year?
Mandela: Long Walk To Freedom, Movie And Special Tribute Video To Nelson Mandela
January 08 2014 3:36 PM
In a special video which concurred the release of the biopic, "Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom," prominent personalities across Britain paid tribute to Nelson Mandela.
A Tribute To Nelson Mandela: Best Excerpts Of His Rivonia Speech
January 08 2014 1:15 PM
One of Nelson Mandela's most legendary speeches was during the start of a trial between 1963 and 1964. This event has transformed South Africa with a court case dubbed as "the Rivonia trial" where Rivonia, a suburb of Johannesburg, had 19 African National Congress leaders arrested and charged with treason. The trial led to the life imprisonment of Mandela for 27 years, along with the other eight convicted rivals.
Troye Sivan Sings The Most Controversial Events Of 2013 [VIDEOS]
January 06 2014 1:24 PM
Troye Sivan sings the events of 2013. The Australian actor released “Zeitgeist 2013 (A Musical Zeitgeist)” on YouTube, recounting the most talked about events that happened last year in a catchy, melodic song.
Will Oprah Winfrey Marry Fiance 20 After Engagement?; Nelson Mandela Funeral Draws Couple Closer
January 03 2014 10:40 AM
Will talk show icon Oprah Winfrey soon walk the aisle? Rumours suggest wedding bells would soon peal for the highest-paid talk show host in the U.S. as she is set to marry her fiancé of 20 years plus.
Morgan Freeman Mistaken for Mandela; Embarrassing Billboard Image Goes Viral
December 20 2013 4:28 PM
India's adulation for Nelson Mandela is known to the world. Mandela is the only non-Indian to receive the highest civilian award in India, the 'Bharatratna', in 1990 even before he got the Nobel. India also declared five-day mourning after he passed away on December 5. Nonetheless, the latest revelation on social media may well embarrass the nation which has always shown great respect to the South African legend.
America's Cup, Paul Walker, Lorde Among 2013 Top Google Searches in New Zealand
December 19 2013 6:33 PM
The 2013 America’s Cup is Google’s most searched keywords in New Zealand. The sudden deaths of Cory Monteith and Paul Walker were among the top five trending searches in New Zealand based on Google’s annual trends report together with the birth of the royal baby, Prince George.
Intense Tattoos of Celebrities
December 19 2013 2:35 PM
Anyone can get tattooed.