African Nations

  • CJ show: How I was racially abused in Bangalore 02-02-2014 11:59 AM

    Wandoh Timothy,an African national who has been working in India for over 10 years now, was brutally beaten and subjected to a racist slur last year in Bangalore, all because he asked two men on a motorbike to drive properly. He has turned a CJ to speak about his ordeal....
  • What you might not have known about Nelson Mandela 06-12-2013 11:59 AM

    The world knows Nelson Mandela as a man who forever changed the course of modern history and who will surely continue to leave his mark long after his death Thursday at the age of 95. You may know that he spent 27 years in prison, that he led South Africa...
  • Nelson Mandela, an inspiration for music, movies, poems 06-12-2013 09:59 AM

    Heroic in his deeds, graceful in his manner, sainted in his image, Nelson Mandela long served as both cause and muse in the entertainment community. From the 1960s, when he was a political prisoner and South Africa was under the laws of apartheid, right up to recent times, when the...
  • Nelson Mandela - Global statesman and peace icon 06-12-2013 07:18 AM

    Johannesburg: Globally respected as a symbol of resistance against injustice, Nelson Mandela brought an end to the much-despised apartheid regime in South Africa while spreading the spirit of freedom in the rest of Africa. Incarcerated for 27 years through much of his youth, Mandela became the first-ever elected black president...
  • Two African nationals found murdered in South Delhi 01-09-2013 09:33 AM

    Two African nationals, hailing from Republic of Congo and Nigeria, were found murdered under mysterious circumstances in different areas of southwest Delhi, police said on Saturday. In the first incident, a 25-year-old Congo national's bullet riddled body was found inside a car in southwest Delhi's Dwarka sector 5 area early...
  • Bangalore: Assaulted African national says no one came to help him 17-07-2013 08:35 AM

    Bangalore: The recent deadly assault on a Chad national from Africa in Bangalore is raising concerns among others living there. Wandow Timothi was allegedly attacked by over 12 men in what many are calling a racial incident. Taunted, chased and allegedly assaulted mercilessly by 12 people, Wandow Thimothi is now...
  • Bangalore: Two arrested for assaulting African national, police denies racial abuse 16-07-2013 11:53 PM

    Bangalore: An Ivory Coast national working with a city-based IT firm has been injured after being assaulted in a brawl over rash driving in Bangalore, police said on Tuesday. Two persons were arrested in connection with the assault on Wandoh Timothi- aged around 40- near Agara main road while on...
  • Ivory Coast name Drogba in squad for Nations Cup 05-01-2008 08:30 PM

    New Delhi: Australian captain Ricky Ponting on Tuesday said Sachin Tendulkar would not have walked back to the pavillion had he known that the umpire had ruled him not out in India's World Cup league match against the West Indies on Sunday. Ponting, who had waited for the umpire's decision...
  • Zuma elected as African National Congress leader 19-12-2007 12:25 PM

    Nagpur: An unexpected trip to the World Cup is helping England's Matthew Prior shake off the inevitable stresses and strains of almost four months away from home. A test regular, Prior had looked likely to miss out on the limited-overs tournament until a rethink in approach from team management and...