Articles about Cyril Ramaphosa

Republic Day 2020: Things to know about 71st Republic Day

25 Jan 2020

India
Republic Day 2020: Things to know about 71st Republic Day

Every year, India celebrates Republic Day on January 26.

Caught-on-camera: Congress minister fails to read Republic Day speech

26 Jan 2019

Politics
Caught-on-camera: Congress minister fails to read Republic Day speech

In a rather embarrassing situation for Congress, Imarti Devi, the state Union and Child Development Minister of Congress, was unable to read the Republic Day speech at a program held at SAF ground in Gwalior, Madhya Pradesh.

Soldier, who left militancy for Indian army, gets Ashok Chakra

26 Jan 2019

India
Soldier, who left militancy for Indian army, gets Ashok Chakra

In an emotional moment which filled the hearts of millions of Indians with pride, President Ram Nath Kovind on Saturday conferred the Ashok Chakra to Lance Naik Nazir Ahmad Wani who died fighting terrorists last year.

Snipers, anti-aircraft guns: Everything to know about Republic Day security

26 Jan 2019

India
Snipers, anti-aircraft guns: Everything to know about Republic Day security

For India's 70th Republic Day celebrations on Saturday, massive security arrangements have been made at the National Capital, Delhi.

#RepublicDay: Top African leader may attend celebrations after Trump's snub

10 Nov 2018

India
#RepublicDay: Top African leader may attend celebrations after Trump's snub

Days after President of United States Donald Trump said he would not attend India's Republic Day event on January 26 due to prior commitments, India may have finalized the new chief guest.

South African President Ramaphosa remembers Gandhiji; Sushma discusses bilateral cooperation

04 Jun 2018

World
South African President Ramaphosa remembers Gandhiji; Sushma discusses bilateral cooperation

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj has discussed with South African President Cyril Ramaphosa enhanced engagement between the two countries and greater cooperation in areas of skill development, agriculture, and information technology.

South African President Cyril Ramaphosa leads annual 'Gandhi Walk'

16 Apr 2018

World
South African President Cyril Ramaphosa leads annual 'Gandhi Walk'

South African President Cyril Ramaphosa led nearly 5,000 people at the annual 12km long "Gandhi Walk" in Lenasia, an Indian township south of Johannesburg, seeking to promote community awareness and fitness among his countrymen.

Anti-apartheid icon, Nelson Mandela's ex-wife Winnie Mandela dies at 81

03 Apr 2018

World
Anti-apartheid icon, Nelson Mandela's ex-wife Winnie Mandela dies at 81

Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, the former wife of South African anti-apartheid icon Nelson Mandela, died on Monday, triggering an outpouring of tributes to one of the country's defining and most divisive figures.

South African Prez Jacob Zuma resigns amid corruption scandal

15 Feb 2018

World
South African Prez Jacob Zuma resigns amid corruption scandal

South African President Jacob Zuma resigned yesterday after years of battling corruption allegations.

South Africa's Zuma crisis: Indian-origin Guptas raided by police

14 Feb 2018

World
South Africa's Zuma crisis: Indian-origin Guptas raided by police

On February 14, the South African Hawks police unit raided the home of the controversial Gupta family based on allegations that they had inappropriate links with President Jacob Zuma. This was part of the corruption and influence peddling investigations against Zuma.