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  1. Zimbabwe: Zim's Daily Power Generation DropsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | AllAfrica.com

    Zimbabwe's daily power generation has dropped to below 1 200 MW from about 1 400 MW that was being generated in recent months, statistics from the Zimbabwe Power Company show. Hwange Thermal Power Station sent out 547 MW and Kariba Hydro-Power Station 521 MW.

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  2. Happy Birthday, Princess Charlene of MonacoRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Hellomagazine.com

    Princess Charlene of Monaco celebrates her 37th birthday on 25 January. The elegant wife of Prince Albert is expected to mark the day privately with her husband and their six-week-old twins, Prince Jacques and Princess Gabriella .

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  3. Zimbabwe: Kasukuwere Says Coalition Govt Made Him CryRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 24 | AllAfrica.com

    ENVIRONMENT minister Savior Kasukuwere has said the spell of the coalition government which saw the MDCs share power with Zanu PF and his party relegated to the opposition bench in Parliament was the "most painful time" of his life which drew tears from him. Kasukuwere who is the ZANU PF political commissar said this Friday during the party's special Matabeleland South provincial coordinating committee meeting .

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  4. Zimbabwe women demand harsher penalties for sex offenders - TRFNRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | AlertNet

    BULAWAYO, Zimbabwe, Jan 23 - W omen in Zimbabwe are calling for tougher penalties for sexual harassment of women amid public anger over a highly publicised street attack and with police data showing that some offenders have got off with fines as low as $5 in the past. A campaign to crack down on offenders was launched this month after a video of a gang accosting a woman in a mini skirt in the capital Harare and stripping her naked was posted on social media and went viral.

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  5. Zimbabwe: National Foods Invests U.S.$6,2 Million Into Contract FarmingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | AllAfrica.com

    National Foods has invested $6,2 million into contract farming in the 2014/15 agricultural season spread across maize, wheat and soya bean crops.Chief executive Mike Lashbrook said the scheme covers 58 farmers and is administered by Paperhole Investments Ltd. "The investment into the 2014/15 contract farming program totals $6,2 million spread between Wheat, Maize and Soya Bean crops," he said. Under the scheme last season, the group produced 15 000 metric tonnes of maize and soya beans in the as well as 25 000MT wheat.

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  6. Zimbabwe: The 'Crocodile' Who Would Be KingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | CFR.org

    Zimbabwe's President Robert Mugabe congratulates Emmerson Mnangagwa after he was sworn in as Zimbabwe's vice president at the State House in Harare, December 12, 2014. Amid a public debate over the presidential succession, President Robert Mugabe named Emmerson Mnangagwa vice-president of Zimbabwe on December 10, 2014.

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  7. Zimbabwe: City Link Introduces E-TicketingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | AllAfrica.com

    A local bus firm, City Link Coaches, has scored a first by introducing electronic tickets which can be bought through the Internet, to add convenience to the travelling public. The move by the bus company is part of its ambition to modernise travelling and move along with new technologies.

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  8. Zimbabwe Authorities Threaten Christian MinistryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | WorthyNews

    Zimbabwe government authorities are threatening to arrest any Christians who refuse to leave the Maleme farm in Bulawayo where the Shalom and Ebenezer Christian ministries are located, according to Barnabas Aid. Since 1958, the Maleme farm has hosted Christians from all over the country.

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  9. Are Designers the New Colonizers of Craft?Read the original story

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Core77 design blog

    "Mamouna-Mamouno" caps and hats made of palm fiber by product designer Antoine Boudin and palm weaver MaA mouna Traor. Photo courtesy of Emile Barret, Hors Pistes 2014.

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  10. Zimbabwe: Bulawayo Home Industries in Basket ExhibitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | AllAfrica.com

    THE Bulawayo Home Industries and five other wearing communities throughout Zimbabwe have been selected to participate in an all-inclusive visual arts, design and crafts exhibition set for 29 January this year. The exhibition is being organised by members of the European Union National Institutes Zimbabwe Cluster in collaboration with the National Gallery of Zimbabwe.

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  11. Zimbabwe: NSSA Building Society Deal 'Almost' DoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 18 | AllAfrica.com

    A consultant is putting together additional information required by the Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe to issue out a building society licence to the National Social Security Authority . NSSA applied for a building society licence last year and the additional information requested by RBZ is supposed to be submitted by end of the month, NSSA general manager James Matiza told Standardbusiness on Friday.

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  12. Zimbabwe: Masvingo Police Smash Mbanje SyndicateRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 18 | AllAfrica.com

    POLICE in Masvingo last week said they had smashed a drug peddling syndicate after they intercepted 130kgs of mbanje from a vehicle which was being driven from Chipinge to Bulawayo. Masvingo provincial spokesperson Inspector Charity Mazula said four police officers at a road block along the Mutare- Masvingo highway stopped a Toyota Vitz which was driven by Philip Simango from Phelandaba in Bulawayo with two passengers on board.

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  13. Rilee Rossouw gets his maiden ODI century against West Indies in 2nd ODI at JohannesburgRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | CricketCountry.com

    South African batsman Rilee Roussow managed to reach his first One-Day International century off 102 balls in the second ODI played against West Indies in Johannesburg on Sunday. The 25-year-old made his ODI debut against Zimbabwe at Bulawayo in August 2014.

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  14. .com | Zim schools send lion warning to parentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 17 | News24

    Schools in Zimbabwe's city of Bulawayo had to send warnings to parents this week after three lions were reportedly spotted there, the official Chronicle reported on Saturday. Police are investigating the report and have urged parents to accompany their children to and from school for the time being.

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  15. Zimbabwe: Petrecozim Commences Flake ExportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 17 | AllAfrica.com

    POLYETHYLENE Terephthalate Recycling Company of Zimbabwe -- owned by a consortium of companies with interest in beverage manufacturing -- has commenced flake exports to China and India, a company official has said. The company's chief operating officer Tawanda Masuka said 200 tonnes of flake -- a by-product of pet bottles used as a raw material by fibre manufacturing companies to form filament warm, industrial trimmings and bedding paraphernalia -- worth about US$160 000 has been exported since August 2014.

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  16. Chris Kirwan: Dragons' pack giving reason for optimismRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | South Wales Argus

    NEWPORT Gwent Dragons' front eight may not quite be in a position to make Toulon, Clermont, Leicester or Northampton break into a cold sweat but they've made great strides. It's been an up and mainly down season so far but at least there are signs of the Rodney Parade finding a style.

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  17. No room for abstract optimism: 7 realities of Zim's 2015 political economyRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 14 | Zimbabwe Situation

    The first is always optimism, some of which will be patently false, but predicated on loyalty to someone/something to eventually make everything miraculously alright. Even if for a period as short as 12 months.

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  18. Courts saddled with 14 576 case backlogRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 14 | Zimbabwe Situation

    Zimbabwe's three higher courts are saddled with a 14 576 case backlog from the 2014 legal year, most such cases being from the High Court where some judges were criticised for laziness by Chief Justice Godfrey Chidyausiku on Monday. The High Court's civil and criminal divisions for both Harare and Bulawayo brought forward 14 270 cases - including appeals from the magistrates courts - into 2015.

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  19. Diaspora could turn Zim aroundRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 12 | Mail & Guardian

    It has been 34 years since Zimbabwe gained political independence. President Robert Mugabe stressed the importance of reconciliation during his independence address to the nation in 1980, but there is much left to be done.

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  20. The Man Behind 263Chat, an Award-Winning Platform for Conversation in ZimbabweRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 10 | Global Voices Online

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