Nelson Mandela (1918-2013) Some Recollections and Reflections

Download PDF version In death Nelson Mandela is undergoing a droll kind of transformation. A revolutionary fighter who led an armed struggle against the apartheid regime became towards the end of his life a universally beloved, almost cuddly, icon of peace and reconciliation. It is true that Mandela mellowed towards

Relevant News / Current Affair (TheHindu) for UPSC (2014) CIvil Service Exam 13 and 14-12-2013

Lokpal Bill tabled, to come up on Monday   Bid to take Bill forward fails amid ruckus With just five working days to go for the winter session of Parliament to end, prospects of forward movement on pending legislative work appeared increasingly slim on Friday, with the Congress-led UPA government