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   
  • 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
  • Gran’s hot chocolate from 1980s - Daily Telegraph Australia
    Gran’s hot chocolate from 1980s -
    04/1/2015 - 8:26 am | View Link
  • Nelson Mandela’s grandson convicted of road rage assault - New York Daily News
    'We're devastated,' daughter of Montcalm County homicide victim says - Michigan Live
    03/31/2015 - 10:29 am | View Link
  • Mandela’s granddaughter hosts pop-up wine event - Miami Herald
    Mandela movie offers chance to say goodbye - New
    03/30/2015 - 5:56 am | View Link
  • Pole rape ordeal of homeless man in city - Cape Times
    ... also allegedly raped, has since been discharged from Victoria Hospital. ... have been living under a bridge along Nelson Mandela Boulevard for ...
    03/30/2015 - 5:07 am | View Link
  • In case you missed it | Monday, March 30, 2015 - Cooma Monaro Express
    The South Coast Regional Wrap | Monday, March 30, 2015 - Narooma News
    03/30/2015 - 4:01 am | View Link
  • More
  • Fraud 'posed as doctor to Liz Hurley, Jackie Collins and the Royal Family to con £160,000 out of patients'
    University College Hospital: Valadakis is accused of falsely claiming he was head of research He also claimed to have been placed on standby while Nelson Mandela was in hospital. Mrs Evans added: “He said he had developed a treatment called Hoffman’s ...
    04/27/2015 - 9:20 am | View Link
  • You can now visit Nelson Mandela's prison...on Google
    Most famously, it was the political prison that housed Nelson Mandela, the deceased South African president, for 18 years. In the 19th century, it served as a hospital and leper colony. Today, Robben Island is a UNESCO heritage site, and the most visited ...
    04/27/2015 - 7:31 am | View Link
  • Nelson Mandela marks 1 month in the hospital for lung infection
    JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Nelson Mandela has now spent a month in the hospital. South Africa’s anti-apartheid hero was admitted June 8 for a recurring lung infection. A month later the former president has seen an outpouring of love and support from South ...
    04/26/2015 - 3:06 pm | View Link
  • To Houghton! Mandela leaves hospital
    Former president Nelson Mandela is back in Houghton. After almost three months at Pretoria’s Mediclinic Heart Hospital he will continue to receive treatment at his own home. The presidency wants everyone to give him space, but unless his health improves ...
    04/25/2015 - 4:40 am | View Link
  • Google offers virtual tour of prison where Nelson Mandela was held
    At other times in its history, it served as a leper colony and a mental hospital. Mandela, the prison's most famous occupant, spent 18 years behind its bars for his role in opposing Apartheid before going on to become the country's first back president.
    04/22/2015 - 6:30 pm | View Link
  • More
  • The Mandela Rhodes Foundation | Building exceptional ...
    "The central purpose of The Mandela Rhodes Foundation is to build exceptional leadership capacity in Africa." — Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela
    04/25/2015 - 6:56 pm | View Website
  • Nelson Mandela Hospitalized with Inguinal Hernia ...
    Former South African President Nelson Mandela has been hospitalized for elective surgery. The 93-year-old Nobel Prize winner underwent the repair of an inguinal hernia.
    04/25/2015 - 6:20 pm | View Website
  • Nelson Mandela
    Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela (18 July 1918 – 5 December 2013) was a South African anti-apartheid revolutionary, politician and philanthropist who served as President ...
    04/25/2015 - 5:51 pm | View Website
  • First video of Nelson Mandela since hospital release
    President Jacob Zuma and other leaders of South Africa's ruling party visited Nelson Mandela at his Johannesburg home on Monday and found the anti ...
    04/25/2015 - 12:22 pm | View Website
  • Nelson Mandela Childrens Hospital
    Latest News. In my words: Pat van der Merwe shares her #NMCHJourney; Claire Rademeyer shares her Kilimanjaro journey
    04/25/2015 - 4:01 am | 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