2019 elections: Any room for youths to emerge as party flag-bearers?

44 min atras | Vanguard (Zimbabwe)

By Luminous Jannamike. IN May 2018, President Muhammadu Buhari signed the “Not Too Young To Run” bill into law which provided a legal framework for a wider spectrum of young Nigerian to run for political offices. View details »

PICS: Hunt on for escaped prisoners in Limpopo

44 min atras | Independent Online (Zimbabwe)

Johannesburg - Two Limpopo awaiting trial prisoners escaped while being transported in a State vehicle on Friday. Police spokesman Colonel Moatshe Ngoepe the two, Petrus Small Moyo and Witness Simango are Zimbabwean nationals arrested for...and more View details »

Australia´s Hunter Valley mulls kangaroo cull

44 min atras | The Drinks Business (Zimbabwe)

As drought conditions continue to grip much of South Australia, winemakers in Hunter Valley are preparing to begin culling kangaroos, which, desperate for food, could threaten the industry come September. Earlier this month the state of New South Wales... View details »

Many Android, iOS Apps Ask for ´Risky´ Permissions, Push Aggressive Ads: Symantec

44 min atras | NDTV (Zimbabwe)

While Apple and Google regularly upgrade their respective app store listings to limit malicious apps to some extent, Symantec has highlighted that there are tons of apps that put user privacy at risk. The company through a new research found that there ... View details »

How Google´s location-tracking issue affects you

44 min atras | Engadget (Zimbabwe)

Watching Twitter and Facebook commit reputational suicide over the past 20 months has been as painful as it has been entertaining -- entertaining in the sense that all anyone had to do was let the companies be themselves. The cost has been terrible,... View details »

After HomePod challenged Echo, Amazon wants to poach Apple Music fans

44 min atras | VentureBeat (Zimbabwe)

Turnabout is fair play, as they say, so after Apple challenged Amazons Echo smart speakers with HomePod, Amazon has decided to aggressively chase Apple Music users with its own streaming service. Bloomberg reports that Amazon is launching an... View details »

How Will NASA Know If Opportunity Is Okay After the Martian Dust Storm?

44 min atras | Gizmodo (Zimbabwe)

Nearly all of Mars has been under the assault of a planet-wide dust storm since June. The nerve-wracking question: Is the Opportunity rover okay? The 15-year-old rover has been incommunicado since June 10, according to a NASA release, as the dust storm... View details »

Ghanaian government agrees to work with FIFA to avoid ban

44 min atras | AS English (Zimbabwe)

Following a threat by FIFA to Ghana, the government on Thursday pledged to stop the process to dissolve the countrys football association (GFA) over corruption allegations. After discussions in Zurich between a four-member delegation from Ghana and ... View details »

“Do Not Muzzle Litigants”: UDA President Tells Constitutional Court - ZimEye

44 min atras | ZimEye - Zimbabwe News (Zimbabwe)

By Own Correspondent| United Democratic Alliance (UDA) presidential candidate Daniel Shumba has vowed to challenge Chief Justice Luke Malabas ground rules where parties were notified that they could only file their responses if they were opposing the... View details »

Mnangagwa suspends Nyagura over Grace ´fake´ degree

44 min atras | New Zimbabwe.com (Zimbabwe)

By Staff Reporter. PRESIDENT-elect Emmerson Mnangagwa has suspended under-fire University of Zimbabwe Vice Chancellor Levi Nyagura with immediate effect following his controversial awarding of a “dubious” degree to former First Lady Grace Mugabe... View details »

Kuda Bhejana: Zimbabwe is a military oligarchy, not a democracy

44 min atras | Nehanda Radio (Zimbabwe)

By Kuda Bhejana. Ask this. Why did Robert Mugabe rule Zimbabwe for 37 years? How did Morgan Tsvangirai end up a powerless Prime Minister after defeating Robert Mugabe in the presidential elections of 2008 with at least 72 percent of the vote? General... View details »

Contact Lens Lodged in Woman´s Eye for 28 Years Underscores New CDC Warning

44 min atras | Inverse (Zimbabwe)

The 42-year-old UK woman at the heart of a disturbing new case study had no idea what was causing her upper eyelid to swell and droop. When her doctors ordered an MRI, they saw there was clearly a mass in there, but it wasnt until they operated and... View details »

Scientists have uncovered an evolutionary tool elephants use to stay cancer-free

44 min atras | Quartz (Zimbabwe)

Once they got into the laboratory, the scientists didnt hold back. The elephant tissue theyd collected was divided into several petri dishes, and then the researchers purposefully infected them with a slew of known carcinogens, curious about whether ... View details »

Maternal exposure to insecticides tied to autism in offspring

44 min atras | Healio (Zimbabwe)

Study findings published in the American Journal of Psychiatry revealed that maternal exposure to insecticides during pregnancy was linked to autism in offspring. “Autism is a neurodevelopmental disorder that causes substantial distress and impairments ... View details »

New HIV drug effectively reduces virus, boosts immunity: Study

44 min atras | Independent Online (Zimbabwe)

New York - A new intravenous HIV drug has shown to be effective in reducing virus, boost immunity among patients with advanced, multi-drug resistant HIV infection, results of a phase-III trial has showed. As the first monoclonal antibody approved by ... View details »

Syria: US preparing for final stage of anti-Isis push despite $200m funding cut

44 min atras | The Guardian (Zimbabwe)

Administration officials seek to reassure allies as US pulls funds for stabilizing captured areas, citing contributions from allies. Julian Borger in Washington. Fri 17 Aug 2018 15.53 EDT First published on Fri 17 Aug 2018 11.02 EDT. Share on Facebook ... View details »

Turkey´s lira weakens 4 percent, Trump says won´t take pastor´s detention ´sitting down´

44 min atras | Reuters (Zimbabwe)

ISTANBUL (Reuters) - Turkeys battered lira weakened 4 percent on Friday after a Turkish court rejected an American pastors appeal for release, drawing a stiff rebuke from President Donald Trump who said the United States would not take the detention... View details »

Merkel says don´t expect much from meeting with Putin

44 min atras | Firstpost (Zimbabwe)

By Joseph Nasr. BERLIN (Reuters) - Chancellor Angela Merkel has warned against expectations that her meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin on Saturday will produce any breakthrough on the conflicts in Ukraine and Syria. Speaking on the eve of...and more View details »

Palestinians die in clashes with Israeli forces at Gaza border

44 min atras | FRANCE 24 (Zimbabwe)

Two Palestinians were killed by Israeli fire and another 60 injured at a protest along the Gaza border amid ongoing Egyptian efforts to broker a cease-fire, Gazas Health Ministry said Friday. The protesters threw rocks and firebombs from behind clouds ... View details »

Hopewell Chin´ono: Mnangagwa´s new cabinet will either kill or awaken Zimbabwe´s economic prospects

44 min atras | Nehanda Radio (Zimbabwe)

By Hopewell Chinono. The real threat to ZANUPFs survival does not come from Nelson Chamisas election petition court challenge. It comes from within ZANU PF itself and how its leader will decide to confront the political and economic challenges ... View details »

What you need to know about Ariana Grande´s new album, ´Sweetener´

44 min atras | Chicago Tribune (Zimbabwe)

Pete Davidson recently told GQ that he has wanted to marry Ariana Grande since he first met her, and one need only look to the past 48 hours to understand why. The pop star exudes self-confidence and sheer talent, as seen Wednesday night in a Carpool... View details »

There could be one tell-tale sign that tells us if the Duchess of Sussex is pregnant

44 min atras | Yahoo Lifestyle (Zimbabwe)

Could the Duchess of Sussexs hair styling offer a hint to her future baby plans? [Photo: Getty]. You know how it is, the ink has barely dried on your shiny, new royal wedding certificate and people are already asking when they can expect the patter of ... View details »

AFRIMA unveils nominees for 2018 awards

44 min atras | Vanguard (Zimbabwe)

By Benjamin Njoku. The 13-man Jury of the All Africa Music Awards, AFRIMA, on Tuesday, unveiled the nominees list for the 2018 edition. The event which held at the Eko Hotel, Victoria Island, Lagos, had officials of the African Union Commission, Jury... View details »

Dontnod Entertainment´s Vampyr Optioned for TV Series

44 min atras | Bleeding Cool News (Zimbabwe)

Its been announced that Dontnod Entertainments Vampyr has been picked up by Fox21, with the show being directed by McG. vampyr. When playing through Vampyr, which I fell in love with, the games world really did feel like something akin to a TV show. View details »

My favorite part of ´Crazy Rich Asians´ was the credits. Here´s why.

44 min atras | Philly.com (Zimbabwe)

Awkwafina, from left, Nico Santos and Constance Wu in a scene from the film Crazy Rich Asians. Sanja Bucko/Warner Bros. When I stepped into the movie theater last week to watch Crazy Rich Asians, I felt waves of anxiety, skepticism, and hope. I knew ... View details »

Zimbabwe: Inflation Rises to 4,29%

44 min atras | AllAfrica.com (Zimbabwe)

Zimbabwes annual inflation rate rose 1,38 percent to 4,29 percent in July, latest figures from the Zimbabwe National Statistics Agency (ZImStats) show. This was a significant upturn from the June 2018 figure of 2,91 percent. On a monthly basis, the ... View details »

Oil higher, but on track for third weekly loss in a row

44 min atras | MarketWatch (Zimbabwe)

Oil futures moved higher Friday, but remained on track for a third weekly loss in a row after data earlier this week marked a surprise jump in U.S. crude inventories and as a stronger dollar this week underlined concerns about demand growth. Crude ... View details »

CABS most profitable bank, posts US$113m net income

44 min atras | The Zimbabwe Daily (Zimbabwe)

CABS recorded a net income of US$113 million in the full year to December 2017, making it the most profitable entity of all the banks operating in the country, a survey by the Zimbabwe Independent has revealed. By Kuda Chideme. This is income after...and more View details »

Priya Parker on Gathering: Don´t Be ´Chill´ -- You´re Creating a Temporary World

44 min atras | Motley Fool (Zimbabwe)

Motley Fool co-founder David Gardner is a big fan of better. He has built his own career out of helping people invest better, of course, but hes also always on the lookout for people offering us ways to improve our lives in areas beyond the ...and more View details »

Facebook rallies behind Loeries

44 min atras | Zimbabwe Independent (Zimbabwe)

Each time you watch a Nandos or Coca Cola advert on television or in the mass media in general, you must understand that a team of creatives would have executed a clients brief to design a media campaign with the intention of persuading a target...and more View details »

Investors query funding costs at a private Tesla

44 min atras | Reuters (Zimbabwe)

NEW YORK/BOSTON (Reuters) - Several Tesla Inc shareholders have told Reuters they are concerned that the electric car maker will have to pay more to fund its growth if it becomes a private company and loses the ability to sell new shares to stock ... View details »

A $1 billion telescope that will take pictures 10 times sharper than Hubble´s is now officially under construction

2 hr atras | Business Insider (Zimbabwe)

Construction crews have broken ground on the Giant Magellan Telescope in Chile. When complete, the telescope will have a light-collecting area about 80 feet in diameter — nearly the area of a basketball court. GMTs photos will be about 10 times ... View details »

AI demands closure to Dzamara case

2 hr atras | DailyNews (Zimbabwe)

HARARE - Amnesty International (AI) is ratcheting up pressure on the Zimbabwean government to conclude investigation into the disappearance of journalist-cum-political and human rights activist Itai Dzamara. AIs newly-elected leader Kumi Naidoo of ... View details »

ProBeat: Of course Google is tracking you

2 hr atras | VentureBeat (Zimbabwe)

Google tracks your every move. But you already knew that — even if youve never explicitly thought about it. The notion is completely understandable and explainable, for it is in Googles interest to do so, and Google users frankly dont care. On ... View details »

T-Mobile will reportedly sell the OnePlus 6T, which is great… for everyone but you

2 hr atras | PCWorld (Zimbabwe)

While the fall smartphone season generally belongs to Samsung, Apple, and Google, OnePlus has been making plenty of noise the past two years. After moving to a six-month refresh cycle with the 3T, the Oppo offshoot has steadily increased pressure on ... View details »

NASA admits $400M Mars Opportunity rover could be lost forever

2 hr atras | Fox News (Zimbabwe)

In a blog post, NASA said that it may never again have contact with the Opportunity rover, after the craft got caught up in a Martian dust storm in the middle of June. While expressing optimism that the worst of the Opportunitys rovers problems may ... View details »

Does the murder of 3 journalists in Central African Republic expose Russia´s ´raid, seize and exploit´ strategy?

2 hr atras | The Defense Post (Zimbabwe)

Kiril Avramov and Ruslan Trad. On the evening of July 31, around 23 kilometers from the town of Sibut in the Central African Republic, a vehicle is northbound on a remote road, diverting from the intended original route that would have taken them east ...and more View details »

Stunning aerial photos of the worst drought in Australia´s living memory

2 hr atras | Washington Post (Zimbabwe)

All of Australias New South Wales is under drought. According to Reuters, “A quarter of Australias agricultural production by value is grown in [New South Wales] and the state government has offered more than A$1 billion in emergency funding to farmers. View details »

Kenya must scale new heights to reach RWC - coach

2 hr atras | Sport24 (Zimbabwe)

Johannesburg - Kenya must scale new heights if they hope to overtake leaders Namibia and qualify for a maiden Rugby World Cup, coach Ian Snook admitted on Friday. The nations meet in a winners-take-all match on Saturday in Windhoek with the... View details »

Lucas Torreira, the man from Fray Bentos, can beef up Arsenal´s midfield

2 hr atras | The Guardian (Zimbabwe)

Time for Torreira. That is the motto Arsenal chose to accompany all their messaging about the most pivotal of the five new recruits they have welcomed to try to help Unai Emery rework the shape of the team. Arguably, time for Torreira is long overdue ... View details »

Ronaldo Joins Juventus, and Everybody Wins

2 hr atras | New York Times (Zimbabwe)

FLORENCE, Italy — As soon as the final parking space is taken on Saturday afternoon, long before kickoff, the roads around Veronas Stadio Bentegodi will go into lockdown. Crack counterterrorism units — as well as Italys regular police and the ... View details »

Zesn under scrutiny over election report

2 hr atras | Zimbabwe Independent (Zimbabwe)

The Zimbabwe Election Support Network (Zesn), an independent electoral watchdog, has been under tremendous pressure from European Union (EU) donors, particularly Britain, to doctor and alter its reports on the countrys electoral process and elections,...and more View details »

Pastors Urge Judges To Be Objective - ZimEye

2 hr atras | ZimEye - Zimbabwe News (Zimbabwe)

Terrence Mawawa. The MDC Alliance Chaplains Department has urged the Constitutional Court Judges to be objective in the execution of their duties. In a statement the department acknowledged the supremacy of the Constitutional Court and stressed the... View details »

MDC Alliance MP charged with political violence

2 hr atras | Nehanda Radio (Zimbabwe)

By Blessings Mashaya. Police on Thursday charged Costa Machingauta, an opposition MDC Alliance party legislator for Budiriro constituency with public violence for allegedly participating in protests staged over delays in announcing the results of... View details »

´New fees for challenging Parly poll results illegal´

2 hr atras | Nehanda Radio (Zimbabwe)

By Blessings Mashaya. Chief Justice Luke Malaba has been accused of acting illegally by increasing application fees for those wishing to challenge the outcome of National Assembly elections, a legal watchdog has said. President Emmerson Mnangagwa... View details »

Zimbabwe election results to be challenged in court

2 hr atras | CBS News (Zimbabwe)

The results of Zimbabwes presidential election are being challenged by the opposition party. The vote in late July was the first election since the end of former president Robert Mugabes 37-year rule, and it was supposed to signal a move toward ...and more View details »

$1 Million Gold Missing From Police Station, Full Police Outline - ZimEye

2 hr atras | ZimEye - Zimbabwe News (Zimbabwe)

By Paul Nyathi|Mystery surrounds Plumtree Police Station on how gold worth close to a million dollars and two fire arms vanished from the armoury at the police station. ZimEye.com has been provided with a police outline of what could have happened to ... View details »

SIEGEL: Lessons from South Africa

2 hr atras | University of Virginia The Cavalier Daily (Zimbabwe)

Policy in South Africa roots itself in a history of struggle — as a society that suffered at the hands of a powerful, restrictive apartheid regime, South Africa had to reorient itself in the post-apartheid world beginning in 1994. A liberal ... View details »

Panic amid Ebola scare Beitbridge

2 hr atras | Nehanda Radio (Zimbabwe)

By Helen Kadirire. Panic has gripped the country following the death of a man in the border town of Beitbridge on Sunday from a disease whose symptoms match those of the deadly Ebola virus, which has resurfaced in the Democratic Republic of Congo... View details »

Woman has contact lens removed from her eye after 28 years

2 hr atras | Independent.ie (Zimbabwe)

A woman had a contact lens removed from her eye, 28 years after it became stuck. The woman, who is now aged 42, had sought medical help after after her left eyelid became swollen and droopy. An MRI scan at Ninewells Hospital in Dundee showed she... View details »