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Obituary | Ebrahim Ebrahim, The Indian-Origin Anti-Apartheid Icon Who Waged A Long Battle In S Africa

Dec 07, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

Anti-apartheid Icon Ebrahim Ismail Ebrahim had spent years imprisoned on Robben Island alongside Nelson Mandela and Ahmed Kathrada.

FW De Klerk: South Africa's Last Apartheid President Has Died

Nov 11, 2021

Former President FW de Klerk, the man who freed Nelson Mandela, has died. The last apartheid president passed away at the age of 85 after a battle with cancer.

Cooking For Nelson Mandela Will Always Be Special: Chef Vicky Ratnani

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Think Beyond Covid-19 As Pollution Is An Everlasting Pandemic

Nov 26, 2020 Dr Kafeel Khan

Falling in love with your surroundings will save you, your family, your future generations.

WATCH: Laureus Joins Hands With Legends To Celebrate Nelson Mandela International Day

Nelson Mandela International Day was launched by United Nations in recognition of Mandela’s birthday on 18 July, 2009. And he was the made the first Patron of Laureus

18 July, 2019

Priyanka Gandhi Shares Nelson Mandela's Advice On His Birth Anniversary

Outlook Web Bureau

Remembering the former South African president Nelson Mandela on his 101st birth anniversary, Congress general secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra said the world misses men like Mandela more than ever today.

29 March, 2017

Why President Zuma Was Told Not To Attend Funeral Of Anti-Apartheid Doyen Ahmed Kathrada

Outlook Web Bureau

The 87-year old was associated with Nelson Mandela during the anti-apartheid movement and a son of Gujarati Bohras

27 December, 2013

Mandela: The Movie

Uri Avnery

There is no Palestinian Mandela in sight, and even less an Israeli de Klerk.

13 December, 2013


Uri Avnery

Can a country boycott itself? That may sound like a silly question. It is not.

10 December, 2013

'One Of The Most Influential Personalities Of Our Century'

Pranab Mukherjee

'... who taught the world the true meaning of forgiveness and reconciliation— and steered South Africans onto the path of building a truly Rainbow Nation'

10 December, 2013

'A Giant Of History'

Barack Obama

"I'm not a saint," he said, "unless you think of a saint as a sinner who keeps on trying."

06 December, 2013

'Let Freedom Reign'

Nelson Mandela

Statement at his Inauguration as President, 10 May 1994, Pretoria

06 December, 2013

'Let A New Age Dawn'

Nelson Mandela

Twenty years back, Nelson Mandela gave his Nobel Lecture on 10 December 1993, in the Oslo City Hall, Norway.

06 December, 2013

'Our March To Freedom Is Irreversible'

Nelson Mandela

Nelson Mandela's Address to a rally in Cape Town on his release from prison, 11 February 1990

06 December, 2013

'The Ideal Of A Democratic And Free Society'

Nelson Mandela

'I have fought against white domination, and I have fought against black domination... It is an ideal which I hope to live for and to achieve. But if needs be, it is an ideal for which I am prepared to die'

18 July, 2013

Gandhi And Mandela

Koenraad Elst

Like Gandhi, Nelson Mandela deserves a nuanced assessment. There is more to both than merely being associated in our memory with a non-violent transfer of power...

30 March, 2012

The New Mandela

Uri Avnery

Marwan Barghouti expresses the near-unanimous feelings of the Palestinians. Like Nelson Mandela in apartheid South Africa, the man in prison may well be more important than the leaders outside.

Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

PTI Photo

Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

PTI Photo

A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

PTI Photo

Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

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