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Soccer teammates of Kelvin Tinashe Choto carry his coffin, during his funeral in Chitungwiza, about 30 kilometres south east of the capital, Harare, Zimbabwe, Saturday, Jan, 19, 2019.
2019-01-20, Yahoo Daily News
By MacDonald Dzirutwe HARARE (Reuters) - A crackdown last week on protests in Zimbabwe is a foretaste of how the government will respond to future unrest, the president's...
Xinhua: by Tichaona Chifamba HARARE, Jan. 21 (Xinhua) -- Virtually all shops re-opened Monday after the violence that flared in Harare and other parts of the country when Zimbabweans protested against fuel price increases announced by PresidentEmmerson Mnangagwa...
China.dot.org: by Tichaona Chifamba HARARE, Jan. 21 (Xinhua) -- Virtually all shops re-opened Monday after the violence that flared in Harare and other parts of the country when Zimbabweans protested against fuel price increases announced by PresidentEmmerson Mnangagwa...
The Times of India: WIJK AAN ZEE (The Netherlands): Five-time world champion Viswanathan Anand scored a crushing victory over Shakhriyar Mamedyarov of Azerbaijan in the eighth round to share the lead with Norway's Magnus Carlsen in the Tata Steel chess tournament. Having...
Open Democracy: Mehman Huseynov, an Azeri blogger, is facing new fabricated charges in prison. But people inside and outside the country are coming together to try and free him. Mehman Huseynov. Source: Facebook. This January, five political prisoners in Azerbaijan, in an...
Deccan Chronicle: Wijk Aan Zee: Five-time world champion Viswanathan Anand scored a crushing victory over Shakhriayar Mamedyartov of Azerbaijan in the eighth round to share the lead with Norway's Magnus Carlsen in the Tata Steel chess tournament here. Having outclassed...
GP Fans: Max Verstappen could have avoided his collision with Red Bull teammate Daniel Ricciardo at last year's AzerbaijanGrand Prix, according to the team's motorsport advisor Dr Helmut Marko. The RedBull duo had battled for much of the race, which ended in acrimony...
EurasiaNet: Azerbaijan and Russia are in an escalating diplomatic battle over the former’s policy of denying ethnic Armenians of any citizenship entrance to the country. Disputes over the longstanding, informal ban – in which Azerbaijani border guards turn away any...
Business Day: Zimbabwean president Emmerson Mnangagwa has dismissed rumours that a coup is being planned after a week of violent protests against massive fuel-price increases. “The...
Independent online (SA): HARARE – Zimbabwean leader, Emerson Mnangagwa, has had to abort a scheduled trip to Davos, Switzerland for the World Economic Forum meeting this week as the country’s crisis over fuel and other commodity price hikes escalate amid unconfirmed reports of...
Public Technologies: Press Releases 21-Jan-2019 The Black SeaTrade and Development Bank (BSTDB) will provide EUR 50 million long-term loan to the Development and Investment Bank of Turkey (TKYB-Turkiye Kalkınma ve Yatırım Bankası) to support small and medium sized enterprises...
Herald-Standard: BRANDON, Miss. (AP) — On May 17, 1982, RamseyRussell's heart stopped beating. Russell, just two weeks shy of 16, was painting the garage door of his family home. The paint was oil-based, so he used gasoline to clean the brush in a storage room. A water heater...
Gallup: Have you ever heard somebody say one of these things? I can't wait to downgrade my car! I';m glad everyone will know I didn't succeed on that project. I hope we get to sit in the nosebleed section so Justin Timberlake doesn't high-five me from...
Public Technologies: Military units of the armed forces of Armenia violated ceasefire 24 times throughout the day. Armenian armed forces, located in Shavarshavan and Voskevan...
Scotsman: Graeme Smith admits it’s rare magical moments like Saturday’s Scottish Cup draw at 
Pittodrie that explain why the 35-year-old goalkeeper is still playing long after his full-time career came to an end. Someone who started out as a youngster...