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Zimbabwe court quashes hope for speedy end to poll wait
Johannesburg/Harare, April 14 (DPA) Zimbabwe's high court Monday dismissed an application by the opposition Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) for an order forcing the state-controlled Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC) to release the results of March 29 elections.

Monday, April 14, 2008 8:05:36 PM

Indian garment expo evokes interest in South Africa
Johannesburg, April 14 (IANS) A two-city expo of Indian garments in South Africa by the Apparel Export Promotion Council (AEPC) last week was a success with almost every major store chain here expressing interest in buying the wares, according to Vijay Mathur who led the delegation.

Monday, April 14, 2008 5:11:24 PM

Neighbours urge Zimbabwe to release poll results
Lusaka/Harare, April 14 (DPA) The Southern African Development Community (SADC) Sunday called on the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC) to quickly release the results of presidential elections held two weeks ago as the ZEC bowed to demands from President Robert Mugabe's party for a partial recount.

Monday, April 14, 2008 12:32:43 AM

End to crisis as Kenya names 40-member cabinet
Nairobi, April 13 (DPA) Kenya's bickering leaders announced a 40-member coalition cabinet Sunday after weeks of wrangling, diffusing tensions and bringing the East African country back from the brink a second time.

Sunday, April 13, 2008 10:43:08 PM

Zimbabwe court halts recounting of votes: MDC (Lead)
Harare, April 13 (DPA) Zimbabwe's opposition Movement for Democratic Change said Sunday the country's high court has ordered the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC) to stop it from recounting the results of March 29 elections.

Sunday, April 13, 2008 6:39:19 PM

Zimbabwe media announces vote recount as summit drags
Lusaka/Johannesburg, April 13 (DPA) As Zimbabwe's neighbours met behind closed doors to discuss the country's election standoff, the state media in Zimbabwe announced a partial recount of all the votes.

Sunday, April 13, 2008 12:27:03 PM

Gordon Brown is 'a little tiny dot on world stage': Mugabe
Harare/Johannesburg, April 12 (DPA) Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe had sharp words for Prime Minister Gordon Brown after the British leader issued his second call in as many days for the release of results from Zimbabwe's March 29 elections.

Saturday, April 12, 2008 10:51:21 PM

No crisis in Zimbabwe, says South African president
Johannesburg/Harare, April 12 (DPA) South African President Thabo Mbeki Saturday downplayed the election standoff between Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe and the opposition, saying there was 'no crisis' just as an emergency summit on the issue got under way in Zambia.

Saturday, April 12, 2008 7:56:22 PM

Pressure on neighbours to take tough line against Mugabe
Johannesburg/Harare, April 12 (DPA) As southern African leaders arrived in Zambia Saturday for an emergency summit on the election crisis in Zimbabwe pressure on President Robert Mugabe's neighbours to take a tough line with the ageing leader was mounting.

Saturday, April 12, 2008 4:24:39 PM

Zimbabwe election commission says hands tied by court case
Johannesburg/Harare, April 11 (DPA) The Zimbabwe Electoral Commission has dodged calls to release results of presidential elections held nearly two weeks ago saying the results are the subject of a court case, state media said Friday.

Friday, April 11, 2008 4:47:47 PM

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