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Here are some of the stories of the almost 300 who perished when their airplane was shot down in the skies over Ukraine...
From: Time | By: aleksandragjorgievska | Monday, July 21, 2014
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Over the past year, global interest in art being made by African artists on the continent and in the diaspora has increased dramatically. African art historically dates thousands of years, back to the preoccupation with traditional craft…5 African...
From: High Snobiety | By: staff | Monday, July 21, 2014
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While national identities are often used to separate people, a husband-and-wife Facebook photography project aims to build connections....
From: Miller McCune | By: Heather Layton & Brian Bailey | Monday, July 21, 2014
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After two comprehensive wins, Zimbabwe will be looking to seal series victory when they meet Afghanistan in the third game of a four-match series in Bulawayo on Tuesday. Venue: Queens Sports Club, Bulawayo, Zimbabwe Date: Tuesday, July 22, 2014 Start...
From: Bleacher Report | By: Chris Bradshaw | Monday, July 21, 2014
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BULAWAYO, Zimbabwe (AP) -- Opener Sikandar Raza smashed seven sixes in his 141 to power Zimbabwe to an eight-wicket win over Afghanistan in their second
From: Taiwan News | By: Associated Press | Sunday, July 20, 2014
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[Zimbabwe Standard]The grilling of High Court Judges, Justice Charles Hungwe, Justice Chinembiri Bhunu, and Labour Court Judges Euna Makamure and Mercy Moya-Matshanga, by the Judicial Service Commissioners during public interviews to select Supreme Court...
From: All Africa | Sunday, July 20, 2014
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Last week, I wrote an article about the Tor Network, an anonymity tool developed, built, and (currently) financed by the US National Security State: the Pentagon, the State Department, and a CIA spinoff, the International Broadcasting Bureau, that...
From: Pando Daily | By: Yasha Levine | Tuesday, July 22, 2014
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BULAWAYO, Zimbabwe (AP) -- Afghanistan kept its one-day international series against Zimbabwe alive on Tuesday with a two-wicket victory that left the tourists trailing 2-1
From: Taiwan News | By: Associated Press | Tuesday, July 22, 2014
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Editor's note: This post originally appeared on Quora in answer to the question, "If I get lost on an African safari and come face-to-face with a growling lion, what should I do to garner the best chance of surival?" The top answer was written by professional...
From: Business Insider | By: Rory Young, Quora | Tuesday, July 22, 2014
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LinkedIn is exploring location updates reminiscent of Foursquare and Sonar, according to LinkedIn designers Mauroof Ahmed and Moses Ting. These experiments follow a series of moves from LinkedIn designed to boost engagement, including the acquisition...
From: VentureBeat | By: Harrison Weber | Tuesday, July 22, 2014
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With the world erupting in the greatest cascade of escalating conflicts since 1975 and President Obama’s approval rating on foreign policy at negative 21.2% — 11% lower than his overall (dis)approval rating
From: One Free Korea | By: Joshua | Tuesday, July 22, 2014
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[The Herald]The Constitutional Court has removed from the statutes Section 31 (a) (iii) of theCriminal Law (Codification and Reform Act), which criminalised defamation. This means defamation is no longer a criminal offence.
From: All Africa | Tuesday, July 22, 2014
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[SW Radio]The United States Ambassador to Zimbabwe has dismissed state media reports suggesting that US authorities had further tightened targeted restrictive measures this month, to include blocking humanitarian aid such as food and medical supplies....
From: All Africa | Tuesday, July 22, 2014
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SLJ's SummerTeen 2014 is nearly upon us. This free event on July 24 features some of the best YA authors―up close and personal. Check out the latest releases from the featured guests. Resources for the selected titles are included in this column’s...
From: School Library Journal | By: Deborah B. Ford | Monday, July 21, 2014
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[The Herald]Chiredzi -FIFTY-THREE children were raped in Chiredzi last year alone and police in the district have expressed concern over the abuse of minors.
From: All Africa | Monday, July 21, 2014
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[The Herald]President Mugabe yesterday presented prizes to police and army officers, war veterans and civilians who performed well in the 2014 President's Medal Shoot Competition at Cleveland Rifle Range. The event was organised by the Zimbabwe Republic...
From: All Africa | Monday, July 21, 2014
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[The Herald]The Miss Curvy fund-raising dinner held on Friday at Elcombe's Restaurant failed to live up to its billing after attracting a poor attendance.
From: All Africa | Monday, July 21, 2014
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[The Herald]The country's security agencies will vigilantly safeguard national interests in the face of threats of asymmetric terrorism on the African continent, Zimbabwe Defence Forces commander, General Constantine Chiwenga, has said. Speaking during...
From: All Africa | Sunday, July 20, 2014
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[The Herald]Zimbabwe is on its way to economic greatness and the successful implementation of the Zimbabwe Agenda for Sustainable Socio-Economic Transformation (Zim-Asset) will see the country regaining its former glory, outgoing Nigerian envoy Mr Mamman...
From: All Africa | Sunday, July 20, 2014
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[Zimbabwe Standard]NEW flavoured Protector Plus condoms with a sleeker and more stylish packaging have been introduced on the market, replacing the old Protector Plus condoms.
From: All Africa | Sunday, July 20, 2014
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[Zimbabwe Standard]The Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ) has requested technical assistance from the International Monetary Fund (IMF) to curb the rising non-performing loans (NPLs) that are threatening the survival of the banking sector.
From: All Africa | Sunday, July 20, 2014
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[New Zimbabwe]THREE Zimbabweans and a Mozambican national were arrested in Cape Town, South Africa, on Thursday for being in possession of abalone worth an estimated R3.8 million (about $262,000).
From: All Africa | Sunday, July 20, 2014
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[The Herald]Police yesterday said they are looking for the 13th suspect connected to the faceless Facebook character Baba Jukwa, who was allegedly responsible for sourcing funds and the posting of subversive material on the online social networking site....
From: All Africa | Sunday, July 20, 2014
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[The Herald]HARARE City Council officials did not create project bank accounts for the US$144,4 million loan facility obtained from China's Eximbank for the rehabilitation of waterworks, making alleged corruption surrounding the funds difficult to trace,...
From: All Africa | Sunday, July 20, 2014
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[The Herald]The Zimbabwe Republic Police's Criminal Investigations Department is appealing for information on the whereabouts of Marlven Tapiwa Kazizi (27) wanted on allegations of swindling his employer J and J Transport of US$20 000. The suspect was...
From: All Africa | Sunday, July 20, 2014
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[New Zimbabwe]THE Crisis in Zimbabwe Coalition has warned that SADC risks exporting into the region Zimbabwe's economic and socio-political problems if President Robert Mugabe takes over as chairman of the bloc.
From: All Africa | Sunday, July 20, 2014
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[Zimbabwe Standard]Veterans from Zimbabwe's liberation war are an ever present generational feature of our political landscape.
From: All Africa | Sunday, July 20, 2014
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[The Herald]Zimplats averted disaster on Thursday when the platinum mining giant timely intervened to evacuate workers and activate its emergency systems after one of its four mines, Bimha, caved in, resulting in production being cut by about 50 percent....
From: All Africa | Sunday, July 20, 2014
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[Zimbabwe Standard]Tokwe-Mukosi flood victims at Chingwizi camp in Masvingo say they are now being falsely labelled as opposition supporters because of their resistance to forced relocations.
From: All Africa | Sunday, July 20, 2014
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[Zimbabwe Standard]MDC-T leader Morgan Tsvangirai yesterday took a dig at the MDC Renewal Team leaders Tendai Biti and Samuel Sipepa Nkomo saying the two were not qualified to criticise his personal life.
From: All Africa | Sunday, July 20, 2014
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[New Zimbabwe]THE Grain Millers Association of Zimbabwe last week commended the government's decision to stop all GMB depots across the country importing maize or buying grain from private traders.
From: All Africa | Sunday, July 20, 2014
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WILLIAMSBURG For Emmanuel Ndlovu and Edmar Nhaga, their tours of the homes of America's Founding Fathers were rich with symbolism. As they walked through the carefully preserved mansion house at Montpelier, President James Madison's plantation in Orange...
From: Norfolk Virginian-Pilot | By: HamptonRoads.com | PilotOnline.com | Saturday, July 19, 2014
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