Robert Mugabe turns to Russia’s pariah Putin for funds

Vladimir Putin, Dmitry Medvedev

A heightening financial squeeze is forcing Zimbabwe’s administration to broaden its options for an emergency bail out and the country has now turned to Russian President Vladimir Putin’s regime. Finance More...

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Zanu (PF) MPs Dump Constituencies For Harare Comfort: Chief


Masvingo, -The president of the Chief’s Council  Chief Fortune Charumbira told Zanu PF supporters who gathered for victory celebrations in Mucheke stadium on Sunday that More...

Over 400 laws need re-aligning


The Ministry of Justice, Legal and Parliamentary Affairs says while it is committed to ensuring the process of realigning laws to the new constitution is expedited, other line More...

Jonathan Moyo takes poll petition to Supreme Court

Information, Media and Broadcasting Services Minister Professor Jonathan Moyo

INFORMATION, Media and Broadcasting Services minister Jonathan Moyo yesterday filed a Supreme Court application challenging a High Court ruling that dismissed his petition on More...


Tenders and Vendors – Zimbabwe’s Ailing Economy and Another Dubai Diamond Sale

Close to a million carats of Zimbabwe diamonds are up for sale in Dubai this week, with authorities reportedly hoping to sell them for an average of US$100 per carat. If they More...

Zanu PF Chairman’s post causes storm

RECENT remarks by Zanu PF spokesperson Rugare Gumbo to the effect that the party’s chairmanship was no longer a preserve for former PF-Zapu cadres have stirred a hornet’s More...

Give them cake: Obert Gutu


We died for this country.  Who are these little people to tell us that we have run down the country? What do these reactionaries More...

Apologies to Mr Mduduzi Mathuthu


The Editor and management of The Zimbabwe Mail would like to apologies to journalist and Editor of The Chronicle More...

putin-military EU sanctions to hit Russia hard

Brussels – The EU prepared Tuesday to hit Russia where it hurts with tough economic sanctions...

johannesburg Stats SA figures show increase in unemployment

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International Monetary Fund Managing Director Christine Lagarde speaks during a conference about the future of the Euro zone in Paris IMF warns of potential risks to global growth

WASHINGTON – Sharply higher interest rates around the world could combine with weaker growth in emerging...

Shake-up looms in fast food sector


HARARE – The local fast food business is set to be shaken up in a big way following the return of American More...

Treger acquires new machinery, targets to increase exports

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QV wins case against Sam Levy, reopens Borrowdale branch

HARARE, - QV Pharmacies, a subsidiary of troubled pharmaceutical group, CAPS Holdings has reopened its Sam Levy branch in Borrowdale following a..

Court orders Telecel to hand over minutes


The High Court has ordered Telecel Zimbabwe to handover copies of resolutions passed by its board and minutes More...

iPhones allow extraction of deep personal data

SAN FRANCISCO - Personal data including text messages, contact lists and photos can be extracted from iPhones through previously unpublicized techniques by..

Cellphone is virtual bank as mobile money gains

MOBILE operators and banks should provide incentives to customers to drive the uptake of mobile- money services, wireless communications network provider..

Beyonce, Jay’s marriage about ‘marketing’

Beyonce and Jay-Z perform "Drunk In Love" at the 56th annual Grammy Awards in Los Angeles London – Beyonce Knowles and Jay Z’s marriage is allegedly “crumbling”. A source close to the pair insists that recent reports..

Harare derby has lost lustre – Stix

Stix One 20th century Monday morning sports journalist Tom Ballantyne, in one of his match reports  wrote: “Stix was dribbling people and..
Vladimir Putin, Dmitry Medvedev

Robert Mugabe turns to Russia’s pariah Putin for funds

A heightening financial squeeze is forcing Zimbabwe’s administration to broaden its options for an emergency bail out and the country has..

From Zimbabwe to America, a man’s long journey leads him to graduate from Bishop State

Alabama, US – “I never dreamed to be who I am today and if it wasn’t for people believing in me,..

Pharmaceutical industry faces viability constraints

HARARE – The pharmaceutical industry is operating below capacity with claims that government is effectively protecting foreign manufacturers while local manufacturers..