Google remembers Mandela’s birth anniversary with doodle

Google has paid tribute to Nelson Mandela with a doodle where the company makes a trip in images to the life of the South African leader, born on July 18, 1918, through his most important quotes. “The greatest glory is not in never falling, but rather always up” or...

UN announces the creation of the Nelson Mandela Award

The General Assembly of the United Nations today unanimously approved the creation of the Nelson Mandela Award in acknowledgment of the significant contributions and the objectives fulfillment of the organization by Mandela. The principal organ of the UN thus pays tribute to the...

U2 will honor Nelson Mandela at the Oscars

According to the organizers of the 86th installment of the Academy Awards, to be held in next March, the Irish rock band U2 will perform live for the first time, its song “Ordinary Love,” from the movie about the late Nelson Mandela, “Mandela: Long Walk to...

Google reveals most searched in 2013

According to Google, the most searched characters from 2013, former President of South Africa Nelson Mandela was the most explored on the internet, followed by actor Paul Walker, who died after a car accident. The latest product launched by Apple, the iPhone 5, is in third place...

Last farewell to Nelson Mandela

Yesterday, millions of people from around the world, besides music and film celebrities and leaders of hundreds of countries, paid tribute to former president Nelson Mandela at the FNB stadium in Soweto. “Nelson Mandela, there is no one like you,” chanted the...

World leaders give final farewell to Nelson Mandela

Hundreds of presidents and kings gave their farewell to the “peace leader” of South Africa. Barak Obama (USA,) Raul Castro (Cuba), Dilma Rousseff (Brazil); Kofi Annan (UN) and other leaders delivered emotional speeches extolling the work of Mandela and his legacy of peace to the...

Nelson Mandela is remembered worldwide

Around fifty-three Heads of Government have confirmed their attendance to the state funeral to be held in tribute to the late former president Nelson Mandela, next Sunday at Mandela’s home in Qunu, Eastern Cape Province, as was his will. The coffin will parade through the...
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The world says goodbye with honors to Nelson Mandela

A large number of world leaders will attend the funeral and funeral ceremony of Nelson Mandela in South Africa. United States President Barack Obama and his wife Michelle will attend on Tuesday to the ceremony  in Johannesburg , reported yesterday the White House. Bill Clinton,...