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#Nelson Mandela

# nelson-mandela - Wednesday 12 June, 2013

49 years to the day since he was imprisoned, Mandela begins fifth day in hospital
# South Africa
# South Africa

49 years to the day since he was imprisoned, Mandela begins fifth day in hospital

Jun 12th 2013, 8:38 AM 3,942 Views 12 Comments

The anti-apartheid leader’s condition continues to be described as “very serious but stable”.

# nelson-mandela - Tuesday 11 June, 2013

Nelson Mandela's condition unchanged as he faces fourth day in hospital
# South Africa
# South Africa

Nelson Mandela's condition unchanged as he faces fourth day in hospital

Jun 11th 2013, 7:56 AM 2,914 Views 3 Comments

South Africans are being urged to ‘let go’ of their former leader as his condition remains unchanged.

# nelson-mandela - Monday 10 June, 2013

Nelson Mandela's condition remains the same, serious but stable
# Nelson Mandela
# Nelson Mandela

Nelson Mandela's condition remains the same, serious but stable

Jun 10th 2013, 10:17 AM 2,945 Views 7 Comments

It marks the second hospitalisation in as many months for the frail anti-apartheid hero, who will turn 95 in July.

# nelson-mandela - Sunday 9 June, 2013

Prayers for Mandela as country urged to 'let him go'
# Nelson Mandela
# Nelson Mandela

Prayers for Mandela as country urged to 'let him go'

Jun 9th 2013, 10:24 AM 13,966 Views 30 Comments

It is the fourth hospital stay since December for Mandela, who turns 95 next month.

# nelson-mandela - Saturday 8 June, 2013

Mandela back in hospital in 'serious but stable' condition
# Nelson Mandela
# Nelson Mandela

Mandela back in hospital in 'serious but stable' condition

Jun 8th 2013, 12:33 PM 3,404 Views 8 Comments

It marks the second hospitalisation in as many months for the frail anti-apartheid hero, who will turn 95 in July.

# nelson-mandela - Tuesday 30 April, 2013

Outraged South Africans condemn Mandela 'exploitation' after photocall
# South Africa
# South Africa

Outraged South Africans condemn Mandela 'exploitation' after photocall

Apr 30th 2013, 2:38 PM 11,852 Views 23 Comments

A frail looking Nelson Mandela was visited by president Jacob Zuma yesterday – his first public appearance in nine months.

# nelson-mandela - Saturday 6 April, 2013

Nelson Mandela discharged from hospital
# Madiba
# Madiba

Nelson Mandela discharged from hospital

Apr 6th 2013, 2:23 PM 2,803 Views 4 Comments

The 94-year-old will now receive home-based care.

# nelson-mandela - Saturday 30 March, 2013

The Evening Fix...now with added Justin Bieber's monkey
# Need To Know
# Need To Know

The Evening Fix...now with added Justin Bieber's monkey

Mar 30th 2013, 7:50 PM 5,482 Views 2 Comments

Things we learned, loved and shared today…

Nelson Mandela 'comfortable and responding to treatment'
# South Africa
# South Africa

Nelson Mandela 'comfortable and responding to treatment'

Mar 30th 2013, 1:00 PM 2,765 Views 1 Comment

The former SA president is now breathing without difficulty.

# nelson-mandela - Friday 29 March, 2013

Mandela in 'good spirits' despite hospital stay
# Madiba
# Madiba

Mandela in 'good spirits' despite hospital stay

Mar 29th 2013, 12:32 PM 2,676 Views 4 Comments

The former South African president is receiving treatment for a lung infection.

# nelson-mandela - Thursday 28 March, 2013

'The country must not panic, Mandela is fine' - Zuma reassures South Africa
# Madiba
# Madiba

'The country must not panic, Mandela is fine' - Zuma reassures South Africa

Mar 28th 2013, 9:59 PM 5,685 Views 19 Comments

Concerns have been raised about the hospitalisation of South Africa’s anti-apartheid leader and former president Nelson Mandela earlier today.

Mandela back in hospital with recurrent lung infection
# Nelson Mandela
# Nelson Mandela

Mandela back in hospital with recurrent lung infection

Mar 28th 2013, 8:16 AM 2,786 Views 3 Comments

It is the second time that the former South African president has been hospitalised this month.

# nelson-mandela - Sunday 6 January, 2013

Back to work: Here are the stories you missed over Christmas and New Year
# News You Missed
# News You Missed

Back to work: Here are the stories you missed over Christmas and New Year

Jan 6th 2013, 8:15 PM 18,481 Views 16 Comments

Many of us are returning to work for the first time tomorrow following the festive period. Here is a round-up of the news stories you may have missed. You are welcome.

The Evening Fix... now with added Ireland seen from space
# Need To Know
# Need To Know

The Evening Fix... now with added Ireland seen from space

Jan 6th 2013, 8:00 PM 19,821 Views 9 Comments

Here are the things we learned, loved and shared today.

Doctors say Mandela has recovered - president
# Madiba
# Madiba

Doctors say Mandela has recovered - president

Jan 6th 2013, 5:35 PM 4,012 Views 4 Comments

Jacob Zuma said that 94-year-old Mandela has recovered from a surgical procedure and lung infection.

# nelson-mandela - Monday 31 December, 2012

Clinton most admired woman in US for 17th time
# Women In Politics
# Women In Politics

Clinton most admired woman in US for 17th time

Dec 31st 2012, 7:27 PM 6,079 Views 40 Comments

First Lady Michelle Obama came second to Clinton.

# nelson-mandela - Friday 28 December, 2012

Mandela 'doing great' says family, denies he was 'sent home to die'
# Mandela
# Mandela

Mandela 'doing great' says family, denies he was 'sent home to die'

Dec 28th 2012, 5:31 PM 5,434 Views 7 Comments

The former South African president was released from hospital earlier this week following a three week stay where he was treated for a lung infection and gallstones.

# nelson-mandela - Wednesday 26 December, 2012

Nelson Mandela discharged from hospital in South Africa
# Nelson Mandela
# Nelson Mandela

Nelson Mandela discharged from hospital in South Africa

Dec 26th 2012, 7:15 PM 4,433 Views 10 Comments

The 94-year-old former leader was admitted to hospital three weeks ago for treatment for a recurring lung infection.

# nelson-mandela - Tuesday 11 December, 2012

Mandela responding to treatment for lung infection
# Nelson Mandela
# Nelson Mandela

Mandela responding to treatment for lung infection

Dec 11th 2012, 10:28 AM 2,100 Views 0 Comments

The 94-year-old former president of South Africa has had longstanding lung problems.

# nelson-mandela - Sunday 9 December, 2012

Nelson Mandela 'comfortable' after night in hospital
# South Africa
# South Africa

Nelson Mandela 'comfortable' after night in hospital

Dec 9th 2012, 1:40 PM 3,571 Views 5 Comments

The 94-year-old former president, known as ‘Madiba’, was admitted to hospital yesterday for what were described as “normal” tests for a man of his age.

# nelson-mandela - Wednesday 18 July, 2012

Divided South Africa honours Nelson Mandela’s 94th birthday
# Mandela Day
# Mandela Day

Divided South Africa honours Nelson Mandela’s 94th birthday

Jul 18th 2012, 8:27 PM 4,821 Views 38 Comments

The South African statesman had a quiet day at home, while South Africans concentrated on projects for the needy.

The Evening Fix: Wednesday
# Need To Know
# Need To Know

The Evening Fix: Wednesday

Jul 18th 2012, 8:00 PM 6,207 Views 6 Comments

Things we learned, loved and shared today.

# nelson-mandela - Tuesday 17 July, 2012

Mandela to be feted at Tour de France
# Tribute
From The42
# Tribute

Mandela to be feted at Tour de France

Jul 17th 2012, 10:49 PM 4,958 Views 17 Comments

The former South Africa president is 94 years old this week.

Woods, Ferguson heap praise on Mandela
# Respect
From The42
# Respect

Woods, Ferguson heap praise on Mandela

Jul 17th 2012, 6:26 PM 961 Views 0 Comments

Rio Ferdinand and Luke Donald also paid tribute to the ex-South African president.

# nelson-mandela - Tuesday 20 March, 2012

The Wire star to take up Nelson Mandela role in May
# Biopic
# Biopic

The Wire star to take up Nelson Mandela role in May

Mar 20th 2012, 12:27 PM 2,868 Views 16 Comments

British actor Idris Elba – best known as Stringer Bell in HBO TV series – is to star in Long Walk to Freedom.

# nelson-mandela - Sunday 26 February, 2012

Mandela leaves hospital following treatment for stomach complaint
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# Mandela

Mandela leaves hospital following treatment for stomach complaint

Feb 26th 2012, 12:35 PM 1,265 Views 3 Comments

The 93-year-old former South African president was admitted to hospital yesterday.

# nelson-mandela - Saturday 25 February, 2012

The Daily Fix: Saturday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Saturday

Feb 25th 2012, 7:40 PM 4,872 Views 1 Comment

Your essential round-up of all the day’s main news and the bits and bobs that you may have missed.

Nelson Mandela admitted to hospital with stomach complaint
# Mandela
# Mandela

Nelson Mandela admitted to hospital with stomach complaint

Feb 25th 2012, 11:58 AM 1,302 Views 9 Comments

The former South African president is reported to be in a stable condition after undergoing surgery.

# nelson-mandela - Saturday 11 February, 2012

The Daily Fix: Saturday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Saturday

Feb 11th 2012, 8:07 PM 5,234 Views 0 Comments

Your evening round-up of the day’s biggest stories – plus the bits and pieces you may have missed.

# nelson-mandela - Tuesday 3 January, 2012

Mandela's daughter owes €5.7m over failed Pacquiao/Mayweather fight
# Pay Up
From The42
# Pay Up

Mandela's daughter owes €5.7m over failed Pacquiao/Mayweather fight

Jan 3rd 2012, 6:15 PM 827 Views 0 Comments

An LA court has reportedly ruled that Zindziswa Mandela must stump up the sum to an American boxing promoter.

# nelson-mandela - Friday 30 December, 2011

The Daily Fix: Friday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Friday

Dec 30th 2011, 7:51 PM 4,602 Views 5 Comments

In tonight’s Fix: Smacking ban could be on the way; how Ireland looked from abroad in 2011; and the unfortunate power of Twitter…

# nelson-mandela - Friday 9 December, 2011

The Magnificent Seven: Croke Park memories
# Hallowed Turf
From The42
# Hallowed Turf

The Magnificent Seven: Croke Park memories

Dec 9th 2011, 12:33 PM 1,311 Views 1 Comment

On a week when American football delegates revealed just how impressed they were on their visit to Croke Park, we look back at some of our favourite memories from Headquarters.

# nelson-mandela - Monday 18 July, 2011

Gallery: The life and times of Nelson Mandela
# Mandela Day
# Mandela Day

Gallery: The life and times of Nelson Mandela

Jul 18th 2011, 12:04 PM 1,096 Views 8 Comments

As the world celebrates Mandela Day, TheJournal.ie takes a look at the South African icon’s incredible life.

# nelson-mandela - Thursday 16 June, 2011

Mandela charity ex-chief innocent in 'blood diamond' case
# Blood Diamonds
# Blood Diamonds

Mandela charity ex-chief innocent in 'blood diamond' case

Jun 16th 2011, 9:56 AM 326 Views 0 Comments

Supermodel Naomi Campbell testified that she gave stones – believed to have come from ex-Liberian President Charles Taylor, who is being tried for war crimes – to the former head of Nelson Mandela’s children’s charity in 1997.

# nelson-mandela - Thursday 24 February, 2011

Ten things you should know about Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi
# Gaddafi
# Gaddafi

Ten things you should know about Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi

Feb 24th 2011, 1:29 PM 4,795 Views 0 Comments

What you need to know about one of the world’s longest serving leaders.

# nelson-mandela - Friday 28 January, 2011

Nelson Mandela released from hospital
# Nelson Mandela
# Nelson Mandela

Nelson Mandela released from hospital

Jan 28th 2011, 10:10 PM 1,256 Views 0 Comments

South African fears for Mandela’s health eased when news broke the 92-year-old had been released from hospital and was “well”.

# nelson-mandela - Monday 11 October, 2010

New letters show Nelson Mandela's prison anguish
# Mandela
# Mandela

New letters show Nelson Mandela's prison anguish

Oct 11th 2010, 10:14 PM 396 Views 0 Comments

Publication of new memoirs reveal depths of South African leader’s agony during his incarceration.

# nelson-mandela - Thursday 5 August, 2010

Is 'Truth Commission' the way forward for Northern Ireland?
# Northern Ireland
# Northern Ireland

Is 'Truth Commission' the way forward for Northern Ireland?

Aug 5th 2010, 4:28 PM 330 Views 0 Comments

Almost 30 other countries have used one to encourage reconciliation.