A state funeral for former South African president Nelson Mandela will be held on December 15, President Jacob Zuma has announced in a televised address. The anti-apartheid hero will be buried in his ancestral home of Qunu in the country’s Eastern Cape.
Latest update: 13/08/2010
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“Why is the world unmoved by the plight of Pakistan?”
The Independent in the UK asks why the response to Pakistan’s plight is slower to that of Haiti’s after the devastating earthquake there. We also look at Pakistani reaction to the international aid effort. This and other stories in today’s international press review: FRIDAY, 13th AUGUST 2010
Articles in today’s international press review:
The Independent (UK): “Why is the world unmoved by the plight of Pakistan?”
The Nation (Pakistan): “Disaster still looms”
International Herald Tribune: “Indian Forces Face Broader Revolt in Kashmir”
Japan Today: "38 of 47 prefectures checking whereabouts of elderly"