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‘Like a Colossus, she doth bestride the narrow Zimbabwe’

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WILLIAM Shakespeare is possibly the greatest 16th Century English poet, actor and playwright whose works have continued to inspire people across the globe. REPORT BY EVERSON MUSHAVA Moralising at the expense of reality, some of Shakespeare’s works have remained relevant today in the same fashion they were four centuries ago when they were penned. M...

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Pictures: Zimbabwe parly opening

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President Robert Mugabe today officially opened the Second Session of the Eighth Parliament of Zimbabwe.

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Doctors’ strike cripples public hospitals

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SERVICE delivery at most of the country’s public referral hospitals was seriously affected yesterday after junior doctors downed tools

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I fear, respect First Family — Kaseke

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Kaseke said among the stranded was Chinotimba. He said he feared and respected the First Family so much and would not dare act in such a “treasonous way”.

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Mujuru allies cry foul

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VICE-PRESIDENT Joice Mujuru’s sympathisers yesterday said they smelt a rat over the last-minute cancellation of a State function in Mutare

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Zanu PF turns to school buses to transport supporters

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AFTER running down the State-owned public transport company, Zupco, Zanu PF has now turned to use of school buses to transport its supporters

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Chimanimani man charged with spearing wife

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A CHIMANIMANI man appeared before a Mutare magistrate yesterday facing an attempted murder charge after he allegedly repeatedly stabbed his wife

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Marara’s book takes students through the examination process

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THERE are many students who have failed their final examinations in schools, not because they were not diligent or had neglected to study.

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Swiss ambassador calls art a unifier

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IN the wake of sour relations among people and countries, art can be used to reconcile warring parties, these were the words of Swiss ambassador

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Grace’s mission impossible

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The late former Vice-President Simon Muzenda was after all not speaking figuratively when he said that if Zanu PF fields a baboon in any constituency

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Let’s help Grace to destroy Zanu PF evil

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The power of the people must liberate our politics.

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Rationalisation of council salaries long overdue

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THE decision by the Local Government ministry to cut salaries of all council employees for them to focus on service delivery was long overdue.

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Are women their own enemies?

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There is need for more social conditioning on the part of women in order to concentrate on the unconscious hangover from ancient or cave dwelling days. Ropafadzo Mapimhidze The recent utterances by women cadres of a former liberation movement have truly troubled the women fraternity who are deeply concerned about the verbal battles against each...

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‘Poverty, disasters forcing youths into prostitution, violent behaviours’

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POVERTY and natural disasters have forced youths in the region to migrate to the urban areas where they engage in prostitution and violent behaviours, threatening peace and security.

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Sharon Macheso granted protection order

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SUNGURA musician Alick Macheso’s daughter Sharon Munetsi was on Wednesday this week granted a protection order against her abusive husband.

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‘AU should reject impunity for leaders’

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HUMAN rights activists in Zimbabwe have condemned a controversial decision by the African Union to exempt sitting Heads of State from prosecution.

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‘Mujuru camp after my life’

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ZANU PF Manicaland senator Monica Mutsvangwa yesterday made sensational disclosures that she had received death threats for questioning senior party politicians in the province as factional politics intensify ahead of the December elective congress. OBEY MANAYITI STAFF REPORTER She also claimed that senior Zanu PF officials belonging to Vice...

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Put out your fire, Mugabe tells Oppah

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PRESIDENT Robert Mugabe yesterday told outgoing Women’s League boss Oppah Muchinguri to douse the fires stoked by her decision to nominate First Lady Grace Mugabe to lead the all-powerful women’s affairs wing.

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Live updates: VP Joice Mujuru graduation party

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Vice President Joice Mujuru is hosting a graduation party in Dotito. This will be the first time she will be speaking at such a huge gathering since the First Lady, Grace Mugabe accused her of being corrupt and called for her resignation.

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‘Africa can learn from Zambia’s unity’, says Kenneth Kaunda

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Zambia on October 24 celebrates its 50th birthday as an independent nation, and to better appreciate the country’s journey, Mail & Guardian Africa dropped in on His Excellency Dr Kenneth Kaunda, its first president.

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Running for charity

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A GROUP of locals set to make a difference have started a charity run through various countries in a bid to raise awareness and money for those in need.

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Zim brace for spin in Test opener

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THE Zimbabwe cricket team faces a stiff spin Test when they take on a confident Bangladesh in the opening Test which starts this morning at the Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium in Dhaka.

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Virginia Jekanyika wins in international playwriting competition

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ZIMBABWEAN playwright Virginia Jekanyika is part of the winners of the English as a Second Language category, English as a First Language category, the Georgi Markov prize and the regional winners of this year’s competition that were recently announced.

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Defining moments :FC Platinum vs ZPC Kariba

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THREE months ago, FC Platinum were struggling for consistency under Lloyd Mutasa and were not even in the top four equation of the Castle Lager Premier Soccer League race.

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Birmingham: City of a thousand trades

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THE UK’s second city is often referred to as the ‘city of a thousand trades’, due to the integral part it played during the Industrial Revolution of the 19th century.

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Can Caps United keep up the momentum?

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A POTENTIAL banana skin awaits Caps United when they travel to Gibbo Stadium tomorrow for a date against struggling Triangle as the business end of Castle Lager Premiership football winds down.

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Masvingo journalist charged for taking pictures

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Police have charged journalist, Wilson Maphosa with 'criminal nuisance' after he was arrested on Wednesday while taking pictures of houses

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A personal account: In the heavy, brutal hands of police

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They were treated the same way as me, shoved into the truck, ordered to lie down and get beaten by the cops. One had his pair of trousers ripped into two

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Audio Pictures: ‘Mujuru plotting Mugabe coup’

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FIRST Lady Grace Mugabe yesterday dropped a bombshell on Vice-President Joice Mujuru, accusing her of plotting a coup against President Robert Mugabe soon after her elevation in 2004.

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Cartoon: Police brutalise NewsDay reporter

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On Wednesday, Alpha Media Holdings (AMH) online reporter Tapiwa Zivira was detained by the police for four hours

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Keeper boost for Dynamos

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DYNAMOS will have goalkeeper Artwell Mukandi and Simba Sithole available for the Castle Lager Premier Soccer League match against Chapungu at Rufaro Stadium

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Warriors slump to 101 in world rankings

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THE Warriors dropped a massive nine places in the latest Fifa/Coca-Cola World football rankings released yesterday

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‘Mujuru’s US ties behind fallout with Mugabe’

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VICE-PRESIDENT Joice Mujuru’s close ties with the West were some of the reasons behind her fallout with President Robert Mugabe, it has emerged.

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Attack on journos intolerable

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On Wednesday, Alpha Media Holdings (AMH) online reporter Tapiwa Zivira was detained by the police for four hours.

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A timely read for these rough times

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I HAVE just gone through one of the best reads of my life — a book titled Personal Crucibles: Learning to Lead Through Adversity and Struggles

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Friday treat as Sunset October Beer Festival starts

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THE Sunset October Beer Festival starts on Friday afternoon with several activities lined up.

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IMF projects sub-Sahara Africa growth rate acceleration

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THE International Monetary Fund (IMF) projects economic growth for sub-Saharan Africa to accelerate in 2015 to 5,8% compared to 5% in 2013-14

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Commodity prices decline to affect Zim growth rates

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THE decline in commodity prices is set to affect Zimbabwe’s growth rates, an economist said yesterday

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Govt slashes salaries of council top brass

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GOVERNMENT has unveiled a new salary structure that will see town clerks and secretaries who used to earn “obscene salaries” hovering around $30 000

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‘Zanu PF wasting time, resources on succession politics’

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POLITICAL analysts and opposition party officials yesterday blasted Zanu PF government officials for spending most of their time and State resources

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Chimbetete launches new gospel album

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GOSPEL music artiste Richard Chimbetete recently launched a new 11-track album titled One More More, his fourth album comprising of mostly worship songs.

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Less companies to pay bonuses, retrenchments to escalate

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LESS than half of the companies will be able to pay annual bonuses this year while retrenchments exercises will escalate in 2015 due to the economic slowdown

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Zanu PF treading on shaky ground

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THE Zanu PF succession fight has reached boiling point. While anger, enmity, plots and subplots continue unabated

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Performance management- a key human resources function

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A lot has been said about the role of the Human Resources Department in the Performance Management System. Different views have emerged from the debate

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Mugabe defers politburo, again

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PRESIDENT Robert Mugabe has, for the second time inside one week, postponed his party’s politburo meeting to tomorrow r

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University of Zimbabwe bans kissing on campus

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A SHOWDOWN looms between the University of Zimbabwe and students after the institution recently issued a directive barring students from kissing

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Hospitality group enters Bulawayo, Plumtree

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LOW-COST hospitality group Hotels and Leisure Africa (Hala) has added two units to its portfolio as it expands its footprint across the country.

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BBA Hotshots JJ among the seven up for eviction

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ZIMBABWEAN Big Brother Africa (BBA) Hotshots who survived Sunday’s eviction by a whisker is yet again up for eviction together with six other housemates

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Econet upgrades contact centre

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ECONET Wireless Zimbabwe has spent $2,5 million for the upgrading of a new contact centre which has increased capacity to over 400%.

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Dancehall ‘war’ should be violent-free: Chipaz

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LOCAL dancehall artistes who seem to be thriving on dirty and violent lyrics will come face to face on November 8 at the Sting Tune for Tune Dancehall

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