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Johannesburg, Dec 10 (ANI): The two-day warm-up match between the Indian cricket team and a South African Invitation XI has been brought forward by a day, Cricket SA announced on Monday, according to reports.
New Delhi, Dec.9 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee on Monday said that it was with sadness that he was heading to South Africa as the leader of the Indian delegation to attend the state memorial service being held in honour of former president Nelson Mandela.
London, Dec. 09 (ANI): Former South African President Nelson Mandela's grandson might face a ban on attending his funeral following months-long bitter family feud.
Manmohan Singh pays tribute to Mandela Dec 9, 2:32 pm
New Delhi, Dec. 9 (ANI): Prime Minister Manmohan Singh today paid tribute to the South African anti-apartheid hero, Nelson Mandela whose life epitomized the fight for freedom and equality.
New Delhi, Dec.9 (ANI): Prime Minister Manmohan Singh visited the Embassy of South Africa on Monday to pay a condolence tribute and message to anti-apartheid hero Nelson Mandela.
Nelson Mandela's daughter saw him losing grip on life Dec 9, 1:31 pm
London, Dec. 09 (ANI): Former South African President Nelson Mandela's eldest daughter has said that the doctors already knew his father would die on Thursday night and she saw him losing grip on life.
Johannesburg, Dec 9 (ANI): Batting prodigy Quinton de Kock has hit his second successive century to set up a convincing, series-clinching 134-run win for South Africa in the second one-day international against India at Kingsmead on Sunday, according to reports.
New Delhi, Dec.9 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee will join 52 other heads of state and government at memorial events for former South African president Nelson Mandela this week.
Dharamsala, Dec.8 (ANI): Exiled Tibetans living in Dharamshala held a special prayer session over the weekend to pay tribute to the late South African president and anti-apartheid hero Nelson Mandela, hailing him as a source of inspiration.
London, Dec. 8 (ANI): The widow of one of Nelson Mandela's cousins recalled that how once the anti-Apartheid hero stole couple of oxen and sold them so that he could run away from home and start a better life in Johannesburg.
Johannesburg, Dec 8 (ANI): South African opening batsman Graeme Smith returned to Cape Town on Saturday even though two games remain in the One Day International (ODI) series against India, according to reports.
Indian dailies highlight public grief over Mandela's death Dec 7, 4:35 pm
New Delhi/Mumbai/Kolkata, Dec.7 (ANI): Indian dailies on Saturday highlighted the sense of public grief over the death of former South African president Nelson Mandela.
Islamabad, Dec 7 (ANI): There were barely any memorable moments for Sohail Tanvir in the recent back-to-back limited-over series against South Africa, and the Pakistan fast-bowler has admitted that the team requires more from him, according to reports.
Assad ridiculed for calling Mandela's life 'lesson to tyrants' Dec 7, 10:22 am
Washington, Dec. 07 (ANI): Syrian President Bashar al-Assad has been criticized for praising former South African President Nelson Mandela while morning his death, calling his life an inspiration for freedom fighters and a lesson to tyrants.
Johannesburg, Dec 7 (ANI): American golfer Tiger Woods has said the death of Nelson Mandela was a sad day for many people, especially those who had the chance to meet him, according to reports.
Johannesburg, Dec 7 (ANI): Despite a stunning 141 run victory over India at the Wanderers on Thursday, the Proteas are facing a selection conundrum with Graeme Smith facing a spell on the sidelines, according to reports.
Johannesburg, Dec 7 (ANI): Proteas' batsman JP Duminy has insisted that it will be folly to write off India after just one game following their series opening victory in the first one-day cricket international in Johannesburg, according to reports.
Johannesburg, Dec 7 (ANI): Indian captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni has lamented a poor bowling performance after South African prodigy Quinton de Kock set up a 141-run victory for the hosts in the first one-day international at the Wanderers Stadium on Thursday, according to reports.
Johannesburg, Dec 7 (ANI): Soccer, golf and cricket events will go ahead in South Africa this weekend following the death of former president Nelson Mandela, according to reports.
Indians mourn death of Nelson Mandela Dec 6, 5:57 pm
New Delhi, Dec.6 (ANI): Indians mourned the death of South Africa's anti-apartheid crusader and former President Nelson Mandela, who passed away on Thursday at the age of 95 after months of fighting a lung infection.
New Delhi, Dec.6 (ANI): Tibetan spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, an admirer of South Africa's anti-apartheid hero and former president Nelson Mandela, on Friday urged Madiba's followers to translate their sadness into determination to carry his spirit of peace forward.
Ex-Indian diplomat Placido D'Souza remembers Mandela Dec 6, 4:50 pm
New Delhi, Dec 6 (ANI): Former Indian diplomat Placido D'Souza has remembered former South African President Nelson Mandela, who passed away last night.
New Delhi, Dec.6, (ANI): Information and Broadcasting Minster Manish Tewari on Friday paid tribute to South Africa's first black president Nelson Mandela, saying he was a great personality of not only his generation, but also entire paradigm
New Delhi, Dec.6 (ANI): As Principal Information Officer of the Government of India, I have had the good fortune of meeting many world leaders during their visits to India, or during visits of Indian Prime Ministers abroad.
New Delhi, Dec. 6 (ANI): The Indian Government on Friday announced a five-day state mourning as a mark of respect to former South African President Nelson Mandela, who passed away last night.
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