The batsman is included in the squad for the tour Down Under
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Thursday 23 September 2010
Friday 10 September 2010
The intensifying battle to succeed Robert Mugabe yesterday forced the 86-year-old President of Zimbabwe to publicly deny reports that he is seriously ill. Speculation that the aged leader's health had deteriorated has helped to push a behind-the-scenes power struggle between rival factions in his ruling party into the open.
Thursday 05 August 2010
Reports of a crash involving a London-departing Boeing jet led to worried calls to airlines today only for the incident to be later declared a practice drill.
Monday 02 August 2010
Masawara plans to raise $25m (£16m) floating on AIM to invest in "the recovery of Zimbabwe's economy", with "significant potential returns in the next five years" from investment in natural resources, telecoms, commercial real estate and state privatisations.
Friday 04 June 2010
When Alan Butcher was appointed coach of Zimbabwe in February his task appeared a thankless one. Four months on and he seems to be doing something right after his charges returned a second successive one-day international win over India. His brief is to prepare the country for a return to Test cricket – provisionally scheduled for later this year – and while one-day games can swing in a moment, the convincing manner of both Zimbabwe's wins can only raise hopes.
Wednesday 05 May 2010
Zimbabweans have given a new twist to the notion of taking justice into your own hands as victims of crime have been forced to drive the accused to court in their own vehicles.
Sunday 25 April 2010
"Harare North" is London (just as "Harare South" is Johannesburg), which is where our anonymous first-person protagonist fetches up, with all his belongings in one suitcase, sharing a squat in Brixton with other assorted Zimbabwean refugees. His mission: to keep his head down and not be noticed, to say nothing about his past, and to return to Zimbabwe to perform a ceremony to allow his dead mother's spirit to return to her place of birth. But first, he needs to get some money.
Monday 19 April 2010
Zimbabwe marked the 30th anniversary of its independence yesterday the same way that it had celebrated its initial separation from Britain: with a stadium speech by Robert Mugabe.
Tuesday 30 March 2010
Police in Zimbabwe have shut down an art exhibition exploring violence blamed on President Robert Mugabe.
Monday 08 March 2010
Zimbabwe's prime minister said he would run against Robert Mugabe in presidential elections expected next year and called for an army of peacekeepers to protect voters.
Tuesday 26 January 2010
Saturday 07 November 2009
The mercenary Simon Mann, 57, celebrated his freedom with his wife, Amanda, yesterday as he thanked people for the "warmth" shown since his release from a 34-year jail sentence for his part in plotting a coup.
Tuesday 27 October 2009
Zimbabwe's political crisis deepened yesterday after the first meeting between President Robert Mugabe and Morgan Tsvangirai since the prime minister's MDC party boycotted the unity government, an MDC spokesman said.
Tuesday 23 June 2009
Zimbabwe's Prime Minister Morgan Tsvangirai used a trip to London yesterday to defend his decision to share power with President Robert Mugabe and to accept an extra £5m in British aid.
Monday 22 June 2009
Britain pledged an extra £5 million in aid to Zimbabwe Monday, hailing the "great signs of progress" since a unity government took office but urging more reform.
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