Mandela In Hospital 'for Tests'

South Africa's former leader Nelson Mandela is in hospital for tests, but the president's office says there is no cause for alarm.

Sections:  news   world   
RELATED ARTICLES
  • Rare blue diamond found in S Africa
    An African company recovers a rare blue diamond, thought to be worth $10m (£6.5m), from its mine in South Africa. More
  • Scientists gain insight into long-extinct South African creature that had mix of human, apelike traitsScientists gain insight into long-extinct South African creature that had mix of human, apelike traits
    A series of studies released today show that a long-extinct South African creature had an intriguing mix of human and apelike traits. But scientists say they still haven’t figured out where it fits on our evolutionary family tree. The human branch of the evolutionary tree, called Homo, is thought to have arisen from a group of ancient species called australopithecines. More
  • Ebert: Cancer returns, taking 'leave of presence'Ebert: Cancer returns, taking 'leave of presence'
    Film critic Roger Ebert says he has cancer again and is scaling back his movie reviews while undergoing radiation. In a blog post, the 70-year-old said he'll take a "leave of presence." More
  • Judge Eases Bail Terms for Pistorius
    A judge on Thursday eased the unusually tight bail restrictions on Oscar Pistorius, the double amputee Olympic runner who is accused of murdering his girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp, on Feb. 14 in one of the most sensational cases in South Africa’s recent judicial history. More
  • Comedian Anderson still hurting from diving mishap
    Comedian Louie Anderson says he's been in pain all week from a recent diving mishap during a taping of the ABC celebrity diving show "Splash." Anderson, who weighs more than 400 pounds, was trying to do a flip from the 5-meter board when he slammed into the water, landing on his face and chest. More
ASK NEWS:
  • Prickly City- Walked Away - Chicago Tribune
    MSM • NCAA • NCAA players union • Nelson Mandela • newspapers • ... Service • US Supreme Court • USA • VA hospital • vaping
    07/1/2014 - 11:26 am | View Link
  • Graça’s grief: ‘There were times where I would wake up and I ... - CNN
    ... months of mourning for her late husband, Nelson Mandela, told CNN’s ... started to say, we have to build a specialized hospital for ...
    06/30/2014 - 3:09 pm | View Link
  • Prickly City- Close This Sorry Chapter - Chicago Tribune
    MSM • NCAA • NCAA players union • Nelson Mandela • newspapers • ... Service • US Supreme Court • USA • VA hospital • vaping
    06/30/2014 - 9:32 am | View Link
  • Group Five appointed construction of Nelson Mandela Children's ... - Biz Community
    Group Five has been appointed to undertake the construction of the Nelson Mandela Children's Hospital.
    06/26/2014 - 4:40 am | View Link
  • Construction of Mandela Children's Hospital Begins - AllAfrica.com
    ... on the new Nelson Mandela Children's Hospital got under way in Parktown, Johannesburg on Monday, the Nelson Mandela Children's Hospital Trust...
    06/24/2014 - 2:41 pm | View Link
  • More
YAHOO NEWS:
  • SAfrica: Judge orders ruling on apartheid killer
    JOHANNESBURG (AP) — A South African judge has ordered the correctional services ministry to decide within 30 days whether to grant parole to the former head of a covert police unit that tortured and killed dozens of people during white rule.
    05/29/2014 - 9:45 am | View Link
  • Oscar Pistorius Trial Day 33: Blade Runner's outpatient status 'extraordinary'
    Oscar Pistorius will be assessed as an outpatient at Weskoppies Psychiatric Hospital, starting at 9 a.m. Monday, Judge Thokozile Masipa ruled.
    05/20/2014 - 12:16 pm | View Link
  • Mthatha hospital maternity ward horror
    When Lindeka arrived at Nelson Mandela Academic Hospital in Mthatha she had already miscarried her baby but the horror of what happened next only added to her trauma.
    05/14/2014 - 8:47 am | View Link
  • Mandela funeral interpreter gets a new advertising gig
    The South African who provided bogus sign language for Nelson Mandela's memorial last year has been hired to feature in a new advertising campaign for a live-streaming app.Thamsanqa Jantjie, who sparked outrage with his gibberish...
    05/8/2014 - 5:00 pm | View Link
  • 'Fake' Mandela sign language interpreter pulled out of psych hospital to shoot commercial
    Evan Bleier TEL AVIV, Israel, May 8 (UPI) -- "Fake" Mandela sign language interpreter Thamsanqa Jantjie pulled out of psych hospital to film a commercial for Livelens.
    05/8/2014 - 3:34 pm | View Link
  • More
BING NEWS:
  • South Africa Celebrates First Nelson Mandela Day Since His Death
    Mandela would have turned 96 on Friday. He died in December 2013 after spending months in the hospital receiving treatment for a recurring lung infection. Nelson Mandela International Day was declared five years ago by the United Nations, which urged ...
    07/19/2014 - 5:08 am | View Link
  • Young Sunshine Girls visit Children's Hospital for Mandela Day
    THE young Sunshine Girls completed their Nelson Mandela Day activity at the Learning and Activity Centre, Bustamante Children's Hospital on a high note for both the Netball Jamaica team and the children. The day took the form of a talent show for everyone ...
    07/19/2014 - 1:26 am | View Link
  • MINISTER LINDIWE ZULU AT PELONOMI HOSPITAL, BLOEMFONTEIN, FOR MANDELA DAY
    PRETORIA, South Africa, 17 July 2014 / PRNewswire Africa / – The Minister of Small Business Development, Ms Lindiwe Zulu, will join the Premier of Free State, Mr ES Magashule tomorrow (18 July 2014) at Pelonomi Hospital in Bloemfontein to mark Mandela Day.
    07/18/2014 - 4:20 am | View Link
  • Nelson Mandela Academic Hospital
    The Democratic Nursing Organisation of South Africa (DENOSA) has again pointed to a critical shortage of staff in Eastern Cape hospitals. Deputy President Kgalema Motlanthe has opened the Nelson Mandela One-Stop service centre for former and present mine ...
    07/13/2014 - 11:00 am | View Link
  • Mandela in 'serious but stable' Condition in hospital
    Former South African president and anti-apartheid hero Nelson Mandela was in a "serious but stable" condition on Saturday (June 8) after being taken to hospital with a recurrence of a lung infection. The 94-year-old, who became the first black leader of ...
    07/5/2014 - 1:00 pm | View Link
  • More
BING SEARCH:
  • Nelson Mandela Children’s Hospital » Nelson Mandela ...
    TO GIVE A GIFT TO THE CHILDREN OF SOUTHERN AFRICA, SMS “GIFT” TO 40301 (SMS cost R20, Ts & Cs apply) Nelson Mandela's dream: Making world-class healthcare ...
    07/17/2014 - 10:18 am | View Website
  • Nelson Mandela Children's Fund USA
    Nelson Mandela’s last wish was to build a children’s hospital in Johannesburg to serve all children of southern Africa regardless of race, socioeconomic status or ...
    07/17/2014 - 3:52 am | View Website
  • Nelson Mandela Foundation
    The Nelson Mandela Foundation contributes to the making of a just society by promoting the vision and work of its Founder and convening dialogue around critical ...
    07/17/2014 - 1:50 am | View Website
  • Nelson Mandela Academic Hospital
    Nelson Mandela Academic Hospital is a large Provincial government funded hospital situated in central Mthatha in South Africa. It is a tertiary teaching hospital and ...
    07/16/2014 - 8:49 pm | View Website
  • Nelson Mandela Childrens Hospital
    Latest News. Welcome to the Graca Machel Trust; NMCH awards bid to Group Five
    07/15/2014 - 7:25 pm | View Website
  • More

Comment On This Story

Welcome to Wopular!

Welcome to Wopular

Wopular is an online newspaper rack, giving you a summary view of the top headlines from the top news sites.

Senh Duong (Founder)
Wopular, MWB, RottenTomatoes

Subscribe to Wopular's RSS Fan Wopular on Facebook Follow Wopular on Twitter Follow Wopular on Google Plus

MoviesWithButter : Our Sister Site

More World News