WASHINGTON (REUTERS) - President Barack Obama said on Thursday he intends to propose National Security Agency reforms to reassure Americans that their privacy is not being violated by the agency.
JOHANNESBURG (AFP) - South Africa's anti-apartheid icon and former President Nelson Mandela died on Thursday. He was 95.
JOHANNESBURG (AP) - South Africans are reacting to the death of Mr Nelson Mandela with deep sadness at the loss of a man considered by many to be the father of the nation.
NEW YORK (AFP) - Former United States President Bill Clinton, who was in office when Mr Nelson Mandela took power in South Africa, on Thursday mourned the death of a "champion for human dignity and freedom".
It has been more than 16 years since Mr Nelson Mandela set foot in Singapore and left his mark with a hybrid orchid that bears his name.