Mandela was elected South Africa's first black president in 1994 after spending 27 years in prison for his fight against racist apartheid, and was awarded a Nobel Peace Prize for his work towards world peace
At first glance, chaos and death in Colombia seem random.
Marchers, 100,000 of them, filled the Plaza Bolivar in the Colombian capital, Bogotá.
Portugal has become the first European country to approve the European Union's fiscal compact, known to critics as the "permanent austerity" treaty.
The attack on the Communist newspaper office occurred just before the eve of the Iraqi Communist Party's 78th anniversary.
While the Congress concentrated on recommendations applying to Cuba's economy, the conference dealt mostly with Party functioning.
Hungarian right-wing nationalism has its roots in the period between the two world wars.
A general strike called by Portuguese unions against austerity measures imposed by international finance capital practically shut down Portugal last Thursday.
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The government in Beijing plans to raise the minimum wage by 15 percent every year for the next five years.