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1 hr ago | KHOU-TV Houston

Study: Fist bumps are less germy than handshakes

Two men fist-bump in greeting to avoid shaking hands during the cholera crisis in Harare on Decemeber 13, 2008.

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Related Topix: World News, Health, Cholera, Africa, Ceredigion County, Wales, United Kingdom,

2 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com

Zimbabwe: EU to Review Mugabe Sanctions Next Year

The European Union has expressed mixed feelings over political developments in Zimbabwe at a time the continental bloc is in the process of assessing chances of resuming direct cooperation with the Zimbabwean government in November.

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Related Topix: Africa, World News, Robert Mugabe

6 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com

Zimbabwe: Tsvangirai's Rigging Claims Questioned

T leader Mr Morgan Tsvangirai was last week given a torrid time at the Royal Institute of International Affairs, also known as Chatham House in Britain, where he was presenting a paper titled: "Zimbabwe After the Disputed Election: The Way Forward."

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Related Topix: Africa, World News

Sun Jul 27, 2014

New Vision

The origin of the anthem, flag and emblem

RECENTLY the Government came up with unpopular proposal that the National Anthem of Uganda should be changed because it was somehow dull.

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Related Topix: World News, Uganda, Africa, The National, Entertainment, Television, Zambia

In-depth Africa

Time Sadc expedites response to power deficit

Lloyd Gumbo Sadc member-states need to expedite their response to the electricity deficit in the region if they are to keep pace with developmental trends throughout the world.

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Related Topix: Agriculture, Science, Alternative Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy

The Cricketer International

Zimbabwe A inch ahead on bowlers' day

Zimbabwe A 135 for 6 lead Afghanistan 105 by 30 runs Scorecard Sixteen wickets tumbled on the first day - all to the seamers - at the Country Club in Harare but it was the hosts Zimbabwe A who had their noses in front.

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Related Topix: Africa, World News,

Iol.co.za

Goldfish splash with top artists

The Cape Town duo, who are currently in Ibiza, Spain, would not reveal exactly which artists they were working with, but said they were very "excited".

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Related Topix: Spain, World News, Africa,

AllAfrica.com

Zimbabwe: MP in the Dock for Insulting Mugabe

AN opposition MP who is being accused of insulting President Robert Mugabe way back in 2005 was back in court last week.

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Related Topix: Robert Mugabe, Africa, World News

AllAfrica.com

Zimbabwe: Grace Mugabe Lays Into 'Arrogant' Biti

PRESIDENT Robert Mugabe's wife, Grace, on Friday hit out at ousted MDC-T secretary general Tendai Biti, accusing the former finance minister of arrogance, adding that his party's electoral loss to Zanu PF a year ago was God's punishment for his 'know-it-all' attitude.

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Related Topix: Robert Mugabe, Africa, World News

Radio Netherlands Wereldomroep

Radio Netherlands Worldwide

How much influence do you have? Really. Does your vote truly count? Does anyone speak for you? Democracy is up for grabs.

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Related Topix: Django Unchained, World News, Africa

Sat Jul 26, 2014

In-depth Africa

President Mugabe Obsessed With Tsvangirai

If Morgan Tsvangirai was a woman, he would by now be Mugabe's second wife. It is hardly a day without a ZANU PF cabinet Minister chanting derogatory tunes or blame on Tsvangirai.

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Related Topix: Robert Mugabe, Africa, World News, Zimbabwe African National Union - Patriotic Front

The Aiken Standard

Church's career with the United Nations made him a world traveler

STAFF PHOTO BY DEDE BILES Richard Church spent 25 years working for the United Nations.

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Related Topix: Aiken, SC, Aiken County, SC, Travel, Zimbabwe Travel, World News, Africa Travel, Africa

AllAfrica.com

Zimbabwe: New Permits Offer Few Gains for Resettled Farmers

Newly introduced land permits for resettled smallholder farmers will bring little gain to the thousands of beneficiaries who are struggling to get loans from banks to finance their operations, say farmers' organizations and analysts.

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Related Topix: World News, Africa, Robert Mugabe, Agriculture, Science

AllAfrica.com

Zimbabwe: Gays Cry Foul Over Stigmatisation By Nurses

A SENIOR official with the Gays and Lesbians of Zimbabwe has said members were facing stigma and discrimination from public health care providers.

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Related Topix: World News, Africa, Gay/Lesbian, Medicine, Nursing, Australia, Epidemic, Natural Disasters

AllAfrica.com

Zimbabwe: 750 Families to Lose Homes in Mutare Demolitions

ABOUT 750 families could be left homeless in the eastern border city of Mutare if the city council presses ahead with plans to demolish "illegal" structures near Dangamvura.

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Related Topix: Africa, World News, The Federation, Alternative

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Unshelved

Book Club on Friday, July 25, 2014

Henpecked by his wife to get a better job after the school where he worked closes, Joseph takes his family from one part of Zimbabwe to another, from the comparatively safe city of Bulawayo to a relative's house near the diamond fields of Marange.

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Related Topix: Africa, World News,

In-depth Africa

Editorial Comment: Why a good education system benefits us all

Research around the world confirms that the most important of the criteria to improve quality of education is having good teachers.

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Related Topix: Robert Mugabe, Africa, World News, Opinion

SW Radio Africa

Grace Mugabe joins political fray

President Robert Mugabe's wife Grace has declared her intention to vie for political office by seeking nomination to become ZANU PF's next chairperson of the powerful Women's League.

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Related Topix: Robert Mugabe, Africa, World News

SW Radio Africa

Bulawayo vendors assault municipal police

Public anger at official harassment was demonstrated this week when vendors assaulted municipal police who had confiscated their goods at Bulawayo's Renkini bus terminus.

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Related Topix: World News, Africa, Riot

The Independent

Simon Calder: Monkeying around with the railways

Simon Calder is Travel Editor at Large for The Independent, writing a weekly column, various articles and features as well as filming a weekly video diary.

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Related Topix: World News, Africa, Travel, Zimbabwe Travel, Africa Travel, Zambia, Zambia Travel

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