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# Rainbow Nation

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# Rainbow Nation
South Africa bids goodbye to much-loved Desmond Tutu
Tutu died in Cape Town on Sunday at age 90 from cancer.
# growing force
Ominously, Rassie plans for this World Cup to be a 'springboard' for the Boks
There are big challenges for South African rugby but their return to the top table has been welcome.
# Rainbow Nation
'I was watching the 2007 final in the tavern because I didn't have a TV at home'
Springboks captain Siya Kolisi has proved to be a wonderful leader for Rassie Erasmus’ side.
# Rainbow Nation
South Africa in crisis after attacks kill six immigrants
In the latest violence, mobs attacked shops owned by foreign nationals in a poor area of Johannesburg.
# Rainbow Nation
Check out Google's not-so-subtle Winter Olympics doodle
The web giant is making a point with the Winter Olympics starting today.
# Madiba
'The country must not panic, Mandela is fine' - Zuma reassures South Africa
Concerns have been raised about the hospitalisation of South Africa’s anti-apartheid leader and former president Nelson Mandela earlier today.