Harare, Feb 23 (DPA) Zimbabwe's Prime Minister Morgan Tsvangirai Sunday made an impassioned appeal to the international community to fund the country's new coalition government, calling the situation in the hunger- and disease-wracked country 'dire'.
Monday, February 23, 2009 1:09:06 AM
Johannesburg/Harare, Feb 22 (DPA) State media and party loyalists in Zimbabwe praised President Robert Mugabe as he turned 85 Saturday, with a lavish party and banquet planned for next week.
Sunday, February 22, 2009 1:09:42 AM
Johannesburg, Feb 21 (IANS) Indian A1GP racing driver Narain Karthikeyan was all fired up to take on the dual challenge of a new circuit at the Kyalami Racetrack here and getting used to a new Ferrari car as he joined racers from 16 other countries for the South African leg of the A1 Grand Prix Sunday.
Saturday, February 21, 2009 5:01:48 PM
Soweto (South Africa), Feb 21 (DPA) Tickets for the 2010 football World Cup went on sale Friday, but in host country South Africa there was little evidence of tournament's fever.
Saturday, February 21, 2009 1:19:16 PM
Cape Town, Feb 19 (IANS) South Africa has tightened its airport security after the arrests of several crewmembers of its national airline at a British airport on charges of possession of narcotic substances, BuaNews reported.
Thursday, February 19, 2009 11:11:44 AM
Nairobi, Feb 17 (DPA) As environment ministers from across the world gathered in the Kenyan capital, the UN Tuesday warned that the global food crisis could be intensified dramatically by climate change.
Tuesday, February 17, 2009 9:43:34 PM
Johannesburg, Feb 17 (IANS) The chairperson of 2010 Local Organising Committee said that Durban and not Johannesburg is the ideal city to host the opening ceremony of the 2010 football World Cup.
Tuesday, February 17, 2009 4:46:39 PM
Johannesburg, Feb 17 (IANS) Chairperson of the 2010 Local Organising Committee Irvin Khoza, raising doubts on Johannesburg's ability to host the 2010 football World Cup opening ceremony, said Durban is the ideal city to host it.
Tuesday, February 17, 2009 12:56:28 PM
Harare, Feb 13 (DPA) Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe swore some of his fiercest critics into a power-sharing government Friday, sealing the beginning of a reluctant union which Zimbabweans hope will end the country's economic crisis.
Friday, February 13, 2009 11:56:29 PM
Nairobi/Goma, Feb 13 (DPA) More than 40 Hutu rebels have been killed in an air raid in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo, the Rwandan and Congolese military said Friday.
Friday, February 13, 2009 10:01:06 PM
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