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  1. Christmas cricket XI: Church, Cake, Bell, Carol, and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | CricketCountry.com

    The festive season is here. Cricket, the greatest sport of them all, will be ready with three Boxing Day Tests.

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  2. Angry bees attack mourners at funeralRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 | Iol.co.za

    Mourners at a funeral in Zimbabwe had to abandon a coffin in a church and flee from a swarm of attacking bees that left more than 30 people injured, according to reports on Tuesday. The incident occurred early on Sunday in the remote western Tsholotsho district when one of the mourners, who had left the church to visit a latrine, ran back inside pursued by the angry bees.

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  3. ZIMBABWE : JBC, Lakers Win Garura Unity Day CupRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 23 | Basketball in Africa

    The tournament launched last year commemorates the Unity Day as well as celebrates the life of the late national team coach and local basketball legend Ronald Garura, who passed away in 2012. This year's edition saw eight men and eight women's teams fighting for honours with each category having two pools of four teams.

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  4. Zimbabwe's slice of paradiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 22 | Mail & Guardian

    The southeastern corner of Zimbabwe, secluded and often A overlooked by tourists, is home to one of Southern Africa's true wilderness areas. The southeastern corner of Zimbabwe, secluded and often A overlooked by tourists, is home to one of Southern Africa's true wilderness areas.

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  5. .com | Zimbabweans suspicious of new coinsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 22 | News24

    Zimbabwe's new "bond coins" are trickling onto the market - but locals are still suspicious that they represent a stealthy return to the old Zimbabwe dollar. Tills in Harare's central Avondale supermarket were dispensing bond coins on Sunday, although a day earlier they were not available in a supermarket in Sam Nujoma Street, also in the centre of the Zimbabwean capital, where shoppers were still being offered lollipops or credit notes as change.

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  6. .com | Four kids burn to death in Zim - reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 20 | News24

    Four children were burnt to death in southern Zimbabwe when a can of petrol being stored inside their home caught fire, the official Chronicle newspaper reported on Saturday. They had been left sleeping in the care of a 20-year-old woman in their home in the Matobo District of Matabeleland South province.

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  7. Sleeping kids burn to death - reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 20 | Iol.co.za

    Four children were burnt to death in southern Zimbabwe when a can of petrol being stored inside their home caught fire, the official Chronicle newspaper reported on Saturday. They had been left sleeping in the care of a 20-year-old woman in their home in the Matobo District of Matabeleland South province.

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  8. Zimbabwe: GMB Offers Workers Maize As PayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 20 | AllAfrica.com

    THE cash-strapped Grain Marketing Board has offered to give its workers maize as part of payment of salary arrears which the national granary owes its workers, NewZimbabwe.com has learnt. Workers claim that since September this year, they have not received their salaries. 1 comment

  9. Zimbabwe: Byo Traffic Cops Assault MagistrateRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 20 | AllAfrica.com

    BULAWAYO traffic cops Saturday beat up and injured a magistrate after he allegedly failed to produce a driver's licence at road block. Tawanda Muchemwa, who operates from the Tredgold Magistrate Courts, was manhandled by two officers manning the roadblock, following a misunderstanding between the cops and Muchemwa.

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  10. Zimbabwe: FBZ Pulls Plug On Tetrad DealRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 20 | AllAfrica.com

    FINANCE Bank of Zambia has terminated negotiations to acquire a controlling equity stake in Tetrad Investment Bank , businessdigest has established. In an update to customers dated December 11 2014, the chairman of the Scheme of Arrangement, retired Justice George Smith said FBZ had ended their interest in TIB.

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  11. Zimbabwe: Govt's Piecemeal Land Reform Changes Recipe for More ChaosRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 20 | AllAfrica.com

    THE ruling Zanu PF party's admission of chaos and confusion in its land reform programme and subsequent proposals to undo some of its unsavoury aspects, particularly the land grabs from "indigenous Zimbabweans", highlight all too clearly the inescapable logic of ancient wisdom that fools will do in the end what the wise would have done in the beginning. While the hype during the party's recent congress centred on President Robert Mugabe and his wife Grace taking turns to heap burning coal on hapless former Vice-President Joice Mujuru accused of plotting to topple Mugabe, Zanu PF quietly owned up to its errors in acquiring land from international investors and black Zimbabweans.

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  12. Zimbabwe: Negative Investor Sentiment Hits ZSERead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 20 | AllAfrica.com

    ZIMBABWE'S economic challenges, largely stemming from policy inconsistency and bad governance, have taken a toll on the country's bourse, latest statistics show. According to the Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe 's October Monthly Economic Review, the mainstream industrial index of Zimbabwe Stock Exchange registered an 8,9% decline from 195,25 points in September 2014, to 177,88 points in October 2014.

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  13. Zimbabwe: Industrial Growth Top Priority, Says MphokoRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 20 | AllAfrica.com

    Government is seized with the responsibility of developing policies that support industrial growth in an effort to turnaround the economy, Vice President Phelekezela Mphoko has said.Officiating at a Megafest 2014 business awards ceremony to honour outstanding organisations and citizens in business on Thursday, VP Mphoko said the business community should take advantage of Government's policies to improve economic conditions. "His Excellency the President of the Republic of Zimbabwe, Cde R.G. Mugabe through his Government is seized with the need to develop policies that support our industries and our people, that is why we have in place the Zim-Asset blueprint," he said.

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  14. Zimbabwe: Mujuru Group Reaches Out to DabengwaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 20 | AllAfrica.com

    DISGRUNTLED allies of former Vice-President Joyce Mujuru have approached ZAPU with the view of forming a coalition to fight the ruling Zanu PF party, it has emerged. Mujuru was ousted as State and Zanu PF vice president over allegations she tried to illegally depose President Robert Mugabe.

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  15. Zim doctors off to court over payRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Iol.co.za

    A doctors' organisation in Zimbabwe on Wednesday said it would file court papers to challenge a government decision to withhold nearly all of their salaries for the next two months. The salaries of around 400 junior doctors were docked because they took part in a strike over wages last month.

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  16. UHA empty promises marked another disappointing yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Daily Monitor

    Hockey. Hosting the 26th edition of the Africa Cup of Club Championships at Lugogo in January was the arguably the biggest achievement for the local game Most stakeholders will take 2014 as the year Uganda Hockey Association promised a lot but delivered very little.

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  17. Zimbabwe: Satan Concluded His Devilbook Post With a Damning Criticism of the HeraldRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | AllAfrica.com

    I WAS away last week, and my colleague Bothwell Mahlengwe held fort, pouring out his frustration about what he feels was the ill-treatment of Callisto Pasuwa by his employers and mourning the departure of a coach he considers a genius of our time. Deep in the heart of Rafingora's vast farming community, I buried my uncle, Misheck Matewu, one of the few guys I knew, who lived a life divorced from football.

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  18. Zimbabwe: Byo-Based Merlin Secures Us$30m Japanesse InvestmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | AllAfrica.com

    BULAWAYO based textile firm Merlin has secured an investor to pour in $30 million to resuscitate operations at the troubled textile company, major shareholder Delma Lupepe has said. Last month, one of the firm's major creditors, Old Mutual successfully applied for removal of Merlin from judicial management citing lack of progress in the resuscitation of the company and failure by the judicial manager, Cecil Madondo of Tudor House, to turnaround the company.

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  19. Zimbabwe VP Loses Bid for Central Committee SeatRead the original story

    Friday Dec 12 | Black Voice News

    By Craig D. Frazier Special to the NNPA from the New York Amsterdam News According to state media reports last week, the Zanu-PF party decided to "defend" President Robert Mugabe, Africa's oldest leader, by rejecting Zimbabwe Vice President Joice Mujuru's bid for a seat on the powerful central committee after she was accused of plotting to assassinate Mugabe. The central committee is Zanu-PF's most powerful organ outside congress and consists of members drawn from the party's 10 provinces.

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  20. England's Best ODI Bowling Performances AbroadRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | BleacherReport

    Joe Root's unbeaten century made sure England kept the one-day series against Sri Lanka alive with victory in Pallekele, but it was Chris Woakes who set up the opportunity for the tourists to close the gap. The Warwickshire bowler claimed 6-47 in the first half of the truncated fifth ODI, his efforts helping bowl the hosts out for 239 in 49 overs before rain called a halt to proceedings on Wednesday.

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