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Local news for Harare, Zimbabwe continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.

6 hrs ago | Voice of America

Zimbabwe's Infant, Maternal Mortality Rates Drop

Zimbabwean women react as they wait to casts their votes at a polling station in Domboshava, about 45 km north of Harare, July 31, 2013.

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10 hrs ago | Cybercast News Service

Zimbabwe 1st lady roils political scene with entry

She has expensive tastes, owns a lot of land in Zimbabwe and is now entering politics, a move that is roiling this southern African nation that has known only one leader since independence: President Robert Mugabe, who is 90 years old.

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Related Topix: World News, Zimbabwe, Africa, Robert Mugabe, Wedding

21 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com

Zimbabwe: Mujuru Opens DNA Testing Centre

Acting President Joice Mujuru yesterday officially opened the country's first DNA testing centre, bringing local solutions in the fight against sexual abuse as well as other criminal and civil matters.

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

In-depth Africa

Britain must take the plank out of its own eye first

Tafara Shumba It came out this week that Britain was putting pressure on Zimbabwe to pay pension to around 2000 British citizens who served in the Rhodesian civil service.

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In-depth Africa

Man 'with a history of troubles'

The death of Cde Witness Pasichigare Magunda Mangwende on Saturday February 26, 2005 robbed the nation of a dedicated nationalist, revolutionary and diplomat.

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Zimbabwe Situation

Mpofu to be quizzed over US$600 000 legal fees

The High Court ruled yesterday that former Mines and Mining Development Minister Obert Mpofu must explain himself for authorising payment of US$600 000 as legal fees to a Harare law firm under unclear circumstances.

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Ham and High

From West Hampstead to Zimbabwe: Doris Lessing's mammoth book collection donated to Harare library

More than 3,000 books began their journey from West Hampstead to Zimbabwe this morning after Nobel Prize-winning author Doris Lessing's literary collection was bequeathed to Harare City Library.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

AllAfrica.com

Zimbabwe: Council Terminates Augur Joint Venture

Harare City Council has terminated its joint venture with Augur Investments under Sunshine Properties after the latter failed to implement the projects within the agreed time frame.

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In-depth Africa

Meat vending raises stink

Meat vending has increased as phenomenally as have other commodities in recent times but concerns have spiked over health and an increase in livestock theft.

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In-depth Africa

'We've a history of achievement'

President Mugabe hands over one of the several awards to PSMAS group public public relations executive Ms Mavis Gumbo while her colleague looks on Premier Service Medical Aid Society dominated the news headlines over high salaries and benefits early this year.

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In-depth Africa

Msika: Visionary, fearless founding nationalist

Cde Joseph Wilfred Msika, the former Vice President of the Republic of Zimbabwe and ZANU-PF's Vice President and second secretary, was a visionary leader and fearless founding nationalist who held firm and strong to the bitter end.

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MacLeans

Good news, bad news

Finally, some good news on the foreign correspondent front: After being held for nearly two years in a Syrian prison run by an affiliate of al-Qaeda, American freelance journalist Peter Theo Curtis was freed on Sunday with help from American ally and frequent hostage negotiatior, Qatar.

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Related Topix: Journalism, Metal, Isis, World News, Zimbabwe, Africa,

News24

.com | Zimbabwe cops beat, detain opposition protesters

Zimbabwe riot police detained a dozen opposition protesters and beat up others at a demonstration on Wednesday over high unemployment, an AFP correspondent witnessed.

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Related Topix: World News, Zimbabwe, Africa, Movement for Democratic Change (Zimbabwe), Robert Mugabe

Customer Interaction Solutions

More Mega Deals Struck in China

Zimbabwe struck more mega deals in China with funding agreements and feasibility studies of power projects, road dualisation and railway line construction being put on paper yesterday.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

PR-inside.com

New Report Available: Barclays Bank of Zimbabwe Ltd (BARC) - Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

The bank offers a wide range of personal banking, corporate banking and security services.

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PhysOrg Weblog

Breathing new life into psychiatric education in Zimbabwe

Dr Nube, one of the two doctors who set up the Child & Adolescent Psychiatry Clinic in Harare, Zimbabwe.

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BBC News

Lessing leaves her library to Zimbabwe

Celebrated author Doris Lessing has bequeathed her entire book collection to the city library in Harare, it's been reported.

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Iol.co.za

Zim to buy bad debt from banks

The Zimbabwe Asset Management Corporation will purchase the loans under commercial terms, and assign collateral and all other rights, the central bank said in its monetary policy statement yesterday.

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

In-depth Africa

Mayowe was an ideological compass

THE passing on of Ambassador John George Mayowe, whose nom de guerre was "Robert Mandebvu" on Saturday, February 19 2013 robbed the Zimbabwe nation of one of its revolutionary, loyal and illustrious sons.

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Cricket World

Destructive Batting Sets Up Thumping Win For Australia

Australia 350-6 beat Zimbabwe 152 by 198 runs One-Day International tri-series, Harare Scorecard Some literally destructive batting from Australia helped them open the One-Day International tri-series in Zimbabwe with a thumping 198-run win over their hosts in Harare.

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