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We have started to collect the most important news related to Zimbabwe in November 2005. By default, most recent news are listed first.

World news related to Zimbabwe – overview

Zimbabwe: news

Zimbabwe 'deal' over constitution

Thursday, January 17th 2013, 19:30

Zimbabwe's rival political leaders say they have reached a deal over a new constitution, removing a key obstacle to holding elections.
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Fear for Zimbabwe free election

Thursday, January 10th 2013, 11:07

Zimbabwe has failed to make the key reforms needed to ensure a free and fair presidential election later this year, a Human Rights Watch report says.
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Ndlovu seriously injured in crash

Sunday, December 16th 2012, 16:11

Former Coventry, Birmingham and Sheffield United winger Peter Ndlovu is seriously injured in a car crash in Zimbabwe.
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VIDEO: Mugabe wants ownership changes

Saturday, December 8th 2012, 2:16

Zimbabwe's President Robert Mugabe has called for foreign firms operating in the country to become fully owned and controlled by local people.
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Zimbabwe seizes Ian Smith's farm

Friday, December 7th 2012, 15:14

The farm of former white minority leader Ian Smith is seized by Zimbabwe's government, as President Robert Mugabe addresses his supporters.
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Zimbabwe diamonds: $2bn 'stolen'

Tuesday, November 13th 2012, 8:05
related countries: Canada Canada

At least $2bn (£1.25bn) worth of diamonds has been stolen from Zimbabwe's Marange diamond fields since 2008, a Canadian-based campaign group alleges.
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VIDEO: 'Menacing cloud' over Zimbabwe elections

Sunday, October 14th 2012, 18:43

Zimbabwe is heading towards new elections, with growing concern that President Robert Mugabe may seek to prevent a free and fair vote.
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Zimbabwe's elections a test of optimism

Saturday, October 13th 2012, 10:53

The 'menacing cloud' hanging over Zimbabwe elections
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Mugabe hints at March election

Thursday, September 27th 2012, 11:41

Zimbabwe's President Robert Mugabe, 88, wants to hold elections in March 2013, court papers reveal but the MDC says this is "unrealistic".
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Synchronised Zimbabwe loo flush

Monday, September 24th 2012, 19:17
related places: Bulawayo

Residents of Zimbabwe's city of Bulawayo take part in a synchronised toilet flush organised to prevent sewage pipes becoming blocked.
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SA thrash Zimbabwe to go through

Thursday, September 20th 2012, 16:49
related countries: South Africa South Africa

South Africa thump Zimbabwe by 10 wickets to book their place in the World T20 Super Eights and knock their opponents out.
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Mendis record inspires Sri Lanka

Tuesday, September 18th 2012, 17:31
related countries: Sri Lanka Sri Lanka

Ajantha Mendis records the best figures in a Twenty20 international as hosts Sri Lanka thrash Zimbabwe in the first match of the World Twenty20.
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World T20 to start in Sri Lanka

Monday, September 17th 2012, 16:00
related countries: Sri Lanka Sri Lanka

The fourth ICC World Twenty20 begins on Tuesday when Sri Lanka take on Zimbabwe in Hambantota (15:00 BST).
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Zimbabwe court halts PM wedding

Friday, September 14th 2012, 14:42

A court in Zimbabwe blocks Prime Minister Morgan Tsvangirai's lavish wedding planned for Saturday, ruling he is already married.
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Zimbabwean PM wins marriage case

Thursday, September 13th 2012, 15:56

A court in Zimbabwe throws out a bid by Prime Minister Morgan Tsvangirai's former partner to block his wedding to his new fiancee.
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Zimbabwe thief wants life in jail

Tuesday, July 31st 2012, 10:49

A man asks a court in Zimbabwe to be jailed for life for theft, saying it is better than life on the streets, state media report.
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EU deal over Zimbabwe sanctions

Monday, July 23rd 2012, 16:24

The European Union agrees to suspend most sanctions against Zimbabwe once it has held a credible referendum on a new constitution.
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EU to rethink Zimbabwe sanctions

Friday, July 20th 2012, 19:14

The European Union is considering lifting restrictions on development aid and easing sanctions against Zimbabwe in exchange for political reform, reports say.
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Ease Zimbabwe sanctions, says UK

Thursday, July 19th 2012, 13:43
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

The UK backs EU moves to lift more sanctions on Zimbabwe to encourage "free and fair" elections, a Foreign Office minister tells BBC News.
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The woman who took on Zimbabwe's security men and won

Friday, July 6th 2012, 11:53

The woman who took on Zimbabwe's security men and won
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Zimbabwe handover deadline row

Tuesday, July 3rd 2012, 18:23

Zimbabwe prime minister Morgan Tsvangirai condemns an announcement that foreign-owned banks must relinquish control within a year.
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Circumcision for Zimbabwe's MPs

Friday, June 22nd 2012, 15:18

At least 10 Zimbabwean members of parliament get circumcised as part of a campaign to reduce HIV and Aids cases.
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Mugabe motorcade in deadly crash

Tuesday, June 19th 2012, 11:51

One person is killed in a crash involving President Robert Mugabe's motorcade in Zimbabwe, police say - the third such accident in two weeks.
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Zimbabwe jail treatment praised

Monday, June 4th 2012, 11:02

A BBC classical music presenter arrested in Zimbabwe for being in the country illegally says he was well treated during his six-day detention.
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Music presenter leaves Zimbabwe

Friday, June 1st 2012, 17:16

BBC Radio 3 music presenter Petroc Trelawny leaves Zimbabwe after all charges relating to him being in the country illegally were dropped.
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Music presenter freed in Zimbabwe

Wednesday, May 30th 2012, 20:05

BBC Radio 3 music presenter Petroc Trelawny is freed from police custody in Zimbabwe but faces charges of breaking immigration laws.
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Zimbabwe 'frees' BBC presenter

Tuesday, May 29th 2012, 9:33

BBC Radio 3 classical music presenter Petroc Trelawny, arrested in Zimbabwe for not having a work permit, is free to leave the country, his lawyer says.
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BBC presenter held in Zimbabwe

Saturday, May 26th 2012, 15:46

BBC Radio 3 classical music presenter Petroc Trelawny is arrested in Zimbabwe for not having a work permit.
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Lift Zimbabwe sanctions, UN urges

Friday, May 25th 2012, 16:14

Western nations should lift sanctions on Zimbabwe and its President Robert Mugabe, says UN high commissioner for human rights Navi Pillay.
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UN human rights head in Zimbabwe

Monday, May 21st 2012, 12:39

UN human rights chief Navi Pillay has started a week-long visit to Zimbabwe, during which she is expected to meet President Robert Mugabe.
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AUDIO: Film tackles Mugabe's rise and fall

Friday, May 18th 2012, 14:25

Film director Simon Bright discusses his new film about Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe's triumphs and failings.
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SA ruling over Zimbabwe torture

Tuesday, May 8th 2012, 18:05
related countries: South Africa South Africa
related places: Pretoria

South Africa must investigate Zimbabwean officials over allegations they tortured opposition figures in 2007, a Pretoria high court rules.
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