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Group of white farmers who had their land seized in Zimbabwe plead with William Hague not to lift sanctions on Robert Mugabe
Thursday 18 October 2012
A group of farmers who had their land seized in Zimbabwe are launching a campaign today to protest against a proposed lifting of sanctions against Robert Mugabe’s regime by the European Union.
Thursday 11 October 2012
The cricketer Kevin Curran enjoyed the best years of his career playing for Gloucestershire and Northamptonshire. And although he missed out on Test cricket when he chose to remain in England when Zimbabwe became a Test-playing nation, he had already established his credentials as a fine all-rounder. The former Zimbabwe national team coach died yesterday after collapsing while out jogging in the eastern city of Mutare. He was 53.
Wednesday 10 October 2012
Zimbabwe national team selector and former fast bowler Kevin Curran has died at the age of 53, Zimbabwe Cricket have confirmed.
Saturday 04 August 2012
Peter Godwin has written three pretty-much universally acclaimed, semi-autobiographical books about Zimbabwe. While When a Crocodile Eats the Sun is one of my favourite books of all time, I have yet to read the other two because I loved this one so intensely. It demanded so much, was so colourful, so wise, so... well, edifying, that I feel as though I have to do something amazingly heroic to earn the privilege of reading his others. It's anal, I know. I apply the same cracked logic to the books of my other all-time favourite author, Thomas Mann. Godwin – like Mann – writes literary caviar.
Friday 03 August 2012
On a return visit, Sue Watt finds a captivating country poised to welcome tourists again.
Thursday 26 July 2012
The Prime Minister, Morgan Tsvangirai, has said that the long-time President, Robert Mugabe, is ready to give up power if he loses the next election.
Thursday 26 July 2012
Yorkshire booked their place in the Friends Life t20 finals day with a 29-run victory over Worcestershire at Headingley.
Saturday 14 July 2012
Dereck Chisora understands that when he fights his former hero, David Haye, he will start as both the underdog and the bad guy in a fight that has gone from inconsequential at the start of this year to essential tonight.
Friday 13 July 2012
The Foreign Office reacted with horror last night to signals that the European Union wants to lift the travel ban on Robert Mugabe and his closest allies.
Friday 13 July 2012
British official dismisses plan to lift travel ban as 'awful' and vows dictator will not be coming to UK
Tuesday 26 June 2012
Zimbabwe's first licensed commercial radio station went live yesterday, ending a 32-year monopoly by the state-controlled broadcaster and meeting some demands to free up the nation's airwaves ahead of proposed elections.
Sunday 17 June 2012
Ruling will decide if Britain is right to expect deportees to protect themselves by dissembling
Saturday 09 June 2012
There were compensations for the England selectors yesterday as play was called off for the second successive day in the Third Test. They might not be grateful for it now but the abandonment shortly after lunch gave them more time to ponder one of their greater conundrums of recent times.
Wednesday 30 May 2012
Bangladesh have appointed Richard Pybus as their new head coach on a two-year deal.
Saturday 26 May 2012
A BBC classical music presenter has been arrested and detained in Zimbabwe, a human rights group has said.
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