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Zimbabwe seeks second 'lion killer'

Sunday, August 2nd 2015, 19:53
related countries: United States United States
related places: Cecil

Zimbabwe says it is seeking a second American over the illegal killing of a lion, as the outcry over the death of famed animal Cecil continues.
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Zimbabwe end losing run with NZ win

Sunday, August 2nd 2015, 15:55
related countries: New Zealand New Zealand
related places: Harare

Zimbabwe beat New Zealand by seven wickets in the first one-day international in Harare to end a 10-match winless run.
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Zimbabwe 'seeks lion Cecil's killer'

Friday, July 31st 2015, 17:09

The US dentist who killed a lion in Zimbabwe should be extradited to face charges, the country's environment minister says.
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US inquiry into African lion killer

Thursday, July 30th 2015, 20:54
related countries: United States United States

US officials launch an investigation into the killing of a lion in Zimbabwe but say they have been unable to reach the American involved.
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US lion killer 'sorry for disruption'

Thursday, July 30th 2015, 10:23
related countries: United States United States

Dentist Walter Palmer apologises to his patients for the disruption caused by the backlash against him over the killing of a lion in Zimbabwe.
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VIDEO: US hunter 'regrets' killing Cecil

Wednesday, July 29th 2015, 22:20
related countries: United States United States
related places: Cecil

US dentist Walter Palmer, who killed a lion in Zimbabwe, says he regrets shooting the animal.
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US man 'regrets' killing African lion

Tuesday, July 28th 2015, 21:45
related countries: United States United States

American dentist Walter Palmer says he "regrets" killing a well-known lion in Zimbabwe and insists he thought it was legal.
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Hunter kills 'iconic' Zimbabwe lion

Monday, July 27th 2015, 11:01

A hunter paid a $54,000 (£35,000) bribe to wildlife guides to kill an "iconic" lion in Zimbabwe, a conservationist tells the BBC.
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Leading Zimbabwe writer Hove dies

Monday, July 13th 2015, 12:21
related countries: Norway Norway
related places: Hove

One of Zimbabwe's best known writers, Chenjerai Hove, a prominent critic of President Robert Mugabe, dies aged 59 in exile in Norway.
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Zimbabwe elephants flown to China

Monday, July 6th 2015, 13:28
related countries: China China

At least 20 elephants from Zimbabwe are transported to China to be settled in a game reserve, after a controversial sale.
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Friday, June 19th 2015, 16:53

Zimbabwe's top public prosecutor is widely criticised after questioning whether all cases involving sex with girls under 16 should be treated as rape.
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Zimbabwe phasing out local currency

Friday, June 12th 2015, 9:49

Zimbabwe is withdrawing its local currency from circulation, formalising a multi-currency system introduced at the height of hyper-inflation.
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Mugabe stepson fined for manslaughter

Friday, June 5th 2015, 17:09

The eldest son of Zimbabwe's first lady Grace Mugabe is convicted of manslaughter and fined $800 (£520) for knocking down a man in his car.
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Pakistan hosts match despite attack

Saturday, May 30th 2015, 14:11
related countries: Pakistan Pakistan

Pakistan will host a third and final one-day cricket international against Zimbabwe despite a deadly bomb attack near the venue of Friday's game, officials say.
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In pictures: Pakistan readies for return of international cricket

Thursday, May 21st 2015, 15:53
related countries: Pakistan Pakistan
related places: Lahore

Images from Pakistan as it prepares for its first international cricket match in six years when it plays Zimbabwe in Lahore on Friday.
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VIDEO: A rare look inside Mugabe's Zimbabwe

Sunday, May 17th 2015, 22:36

The BBC's Stephen Sackur has been given rare access to report from inside Zimbabwe as its economy struggles.
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ICC will not send umpires to Pakistan

Sunday, May 17th 2015, 12:20
related countries: Pakistan Pakistan

The International Cricket Council will not send umpires to Pakistan for their limited-overs series against Zimbabwe due to security concerns.
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Zimbabwe's Pakistan tour 'back on'

Friday, May 15th 2015, 19:44
related countries: Pakistan Pakistan

Pakistan cricket officials says Zimbabwe are to go ahead with their planned tour of Pakistan this month.
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Pakistan 'to host' Zimbabwe tour

Tuesday, April 21st 2015, 11:41
related countries: Pakistan Pakistan, Sri Lanka Sri Lanka

Pakistan are set to host top-level cricket for the first time since the 2009 terrorist attack on the Sri Lanka team bus.
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Mugabe rivals to 'form new party'

Tuesday, April 7th 2015, 16:00

An expelled member of Zimbabwe's ruling party says a new party will be formed to challenge President Mugabe for power at the next election.
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Zimbabwe MPs expelled over split

Tuesday, March 17th 2015, 16:13

Twenty-one opposition MPs are expelled from Zimbabwe's parliament after they broke away to form a new party.
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India win maintains 100% record

Saturday, March 14th 2015, 9:35
related countries: India India

India continue their perfect record at the World Cup with a six-wicket win against Zimbabwe in Auckland.
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Grobbelaar predicts Zimbabwe exodus

Friday, March 13th 2015, 10:59

Former international Bruce Grobbelaar believes Zimbabwe players will leave the country as a result of their expulsion from the World Cup.
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Ireland deny Zimbabwe in thriller

Saturday, March 7th 2015, 11:47
related countries: Ireland Ireland

Ireland beat Zimbabwe by five runs in Hobart to maintain their hopes of reaching the World Cup quarter-finals.
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Zimbabwe game 'now big' for Ireland

Tuesday, March 3rd 2015, 13:34
related countries: Ireland Ireland, South Africa South Africa

William Porterfield says Saturday's game with Zimbabwe is key for Ireland after the World Cup hammering by South Africa.
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Pakistan fight back to beat Zimbabwe

Sunday, March 1st 2015, 12:23

Pakistan fight back from a below-par batting display to beat Zimbabwe and keep their World Cup quarter-final hopes alive.
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Mugabe admits land reform flaws

Friday, February 27th 2015, 14:29

Zimbabwe's President Robert Mugabe admits failures in the country's controversial land reform programme, saying some farms were "too big".
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Gayle's 215 sets up West Indies win

Tuesday, February 24th 2015, 11:32
related countries: Australia Australia
related places: Canberra

Chris Gayle hits the first double century in World Cup history as West Indies beat Zimbabwe by 73 runs in Canberra.
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Gayle hits first ever World Cup 200

Tuesday, February 24th 2015, 9:42

West Indies opener Chris Gayle hits the first double century in World Cup history, scoring 215 against Zimbabwe.
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Zimbabwe avoid embarrassing UAE loss

Thursday, February 19th 2015, 6:06
related countries: United Arab Emirates United Arab Emirates

Sean Williams's unbeaten 76 leads Zimbabwe to a nervy four-wicket win against World Cup qualifiers United Arab Emirates.
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Record stand helps SA beat Zimbabwe

Sunday, February 15th 2015, 9:18
related countries: South Africa South Africa

David Miller and JP Duminy share a record stand of 256 as South Africa beat Zimbabwe by 62 runs in the World Cup.
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VIDEO: Mugabe stumble caught on camera

Thursday, February 5th 2015, 4:53

The 90-year-old President of Zimbabwe, Robert Mugabe, is caught on film falling over in public.
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Mugabe takes over as AU chairman

Friday, January 30th 2015, 13:16
related countries: Ethiopia Ethiopia
related places: Addis Ababa

African leaders meeting in Addis Ababa choose the continent's oldest head of state, Zimbabwe's Robert Mugabe, as chairman of the AU for the coming year.
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