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World 01 Nov 2006 | 12:00 AM

Mandela leads tributes to South Africa's Botha

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - Nelson Mandela led South Africans on Wednesday in paying tribute to former President P.W. Botha, the defiant face of apartheid who doggedly clung to white rule and refused to free Mandela from jail.

World 13 Oct 2006 | 12:00 AM

FACTBOX - Winners of Nobel Peace Prize since 1980

Reuters - Following are winners of the Nobel Peace Peace Prize since 1980:

World 13 Oct 2006 | 12:00 AM

Former South Africa President Botha in hospital

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - P.W. Botha, the autocratic former South African president who presided over some of the worst excesses of the apartheid era, was admitted to hospital on Friday.

World 08 Oct 2006 | 12:00 AM

Mandela hails Tutu as "voice of conscience"

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - South Africa's elder statesman Nelson Mandela paid tribute to Archbishop Desmond Tutu for his role in bringing down apartheid and said he remained a moral light in the post-apartheid era.

World 09 Sep 2006 | 12:00 AM

U.S. Senate panel finds no prewar Iraq-Qaeda link

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Saddam Hussein had no relationship with al Qaeda, including Iraq-based guerrilla Abu Musab al Zarqawi, despite claims by President George W. Bush and other administration officials, a Senate report released on Friday said.

World 03 Sep 2006 | 12:00 AM

INTERVIEW - Putin heads to South Africa on long overdue trip

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - Russian President Vladimir Putin arrives in South Africa this week on a visit many veterans of the anti-apartheid struggle believe is long overdue.

World 03 Sep 2006 | 12:00 AM

INTERVIEW - Putin heads to South Africa on long overdue trip

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - Russian President Vladimir Putin arrives in South Africa this week on a visit many veterans of the anti-apartheid struggle believe is long overdue.

Community 02 Sep 2006 | 12:00 AM

Umno strife will lead to early polls, says Keadilan

B>T/B>he spat between Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad and his successor Datuk Seri Abdullah Ahmad Badawi took centre stage at Parti Keadilan Rakyat's 3rd national congress in Penang yesterday.

Nation 02 Sep 2006 | 12:00 AM

Umno strife will lead to early polls, says PKR

The spat between Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad and his successor Datuk Seri Abdullah Ahmad Badawi took centrestage at Parti Keadilan Rakyat's 3rd national congress here yesterday.

Nation 20 Aug 2006 | 12:00 AM

Ombudsmen can enhance integrity

The role of the ombudsman can enhance the level of integrity in a country, said a retired professor.