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Stories with place: Zimbabwe
  • Southern African leaders discuss industrialization strategy 
    Updated: Apr-29-15 1:25 pm

    HARARE, Zimbabwe - Southern African leaders met in the Zimbabwean capital Harare on Wednesday to discuss how to maximize profits from their countries' natural resources.

  • South African looters target foreign-owned shops, 5 killed 
    Updated: Apr-14-15 11:40 am

    JOHANNESBURG - At least five people in South Africa have died in attacks on immigrant-owned shops and hundreds of people have fled their homes since last week, authorities said Tuesday as they struggled to stem one of the worst outbreaks of violence in years against foreigners, many of them from other African countries.

  • Piracy brings down the curtain on Zimbabwe's cinemas 
    Updated: Apr-09-15 12:31 pm

    HARARE, Zimbabwe - When the country's censors blacked out scenes from the film adaptation of the bestselling erotic novel, "Fifty Shades of Grey," many Zimbabwean movie lovers couldn't care less. They soon had another option, which was more explicit and cheaper.

  • Zimbabwean leader invites investment on South Africa visit 
    Updated: Apr-08-15 12:04 pm

    PRETORIA, South Africa - On his first state visit to South Africa since 1994, Zimbabwe's President Robert Mugabe on Wednesday pleaded for investment into his country's struggling economy, but insisted that Zimbabweans must have a controlling stake in all companies.