All News - 05 February 2018

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Harare City calls for order

05 February 2018 23:38:41 The Herald

Africa Moyo Property Reporter SMARTING from the continued destruction of city roads by firms laying fibre optic cables, the Harare City Council is calling for yearly plans from such companies to avoid destruction of roads after they have been resurfaced. This comes as several companies, particularly telecommunications players, have been taking turns to dig roads so...

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Zesa says it won’t pay salary arrears

05 February 2018 23:38:41 The Herald

Business Reporter ZESA Holdings has not put a provision in its books of over $120 million in salary arrears from a 2012 collective bargaining agreement, a clear indication of the power utility’s decision not to shoulder the liability. The power utility pleaded financial incapacity to meet obligations for back pay and unsustainable employment costs of...

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City bosses in court for $32m scam

05 February 2018 23:38:41 The Herald

Daniel Nemukuyu Senior Court Reporter FORMER Harare town clerk Tendai Mahachi and three other top council managers were yesterday formally charged with corruptly awarding a tender worth over $32 million. Mahachi, town treasurer Misheck Mubvumbi, waste water manager Simon Muserere and water director Christopher Zvobgo pleaded not guilty to criminal abuse of office when they appeared...

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Mining sector set to benefit immensely

05 February 2018 23:38:41 The Herald

Happiness Zengeni in CAPE TOWN, South Africa Zimbabwe’s mining sector is expected to benefit immensely from renewed optimism and bring hundreds of millions of dollars in the coming few years on account of the new political dispensation and new economic thrust by Government, leading regional investment banking firm Akribos Capital Inc (Akribos) has said. In...

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New twist to Tomana case

05 February 2018 23:38:41 The Herald

Fidelis Munyoro Chief Court Reporter Former Prosecutor-General Johannes Tomana, who is accused of criminal abuse of office, has approached the High Court seeking the dismissal of the charges over the State’s failure to prosecute him within the prescribed indictment period. Tomana is facing an array of criminal abuse of office charges and was indicted for trial...

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Zim now free from Avian flu

05 February 2018 23:38:41 The Herald

Elita Chikwati Senior Agriculture Reporter Zimbabwe is now free from the Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza (HPAI) that hit the country between May and August last year. The disease killed one million chickens in South Africa and Zimbabwe. In a statement yesterday, Department of Livestock and Veterinary Services principal, Dr Unesu Ushewokunze-Obatolu said the country, however, remains on...

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Stocks go on a wild ride, briefly sending Dow down 1,600

05 February 2018 23:36:00 The Daily Star >> Business >> International

The Dow Jones industrial average briefly plunged nearly 1,600 points Monday as two days of steep losses for U.S. stocks brought an end to a period of record-setting calm in the market.

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Dollar’s rebound fizzles despite jobs data boost

05 February 2018 23:36:00 The Daily Star >> Business >> International

The dollar remained mired near three-year lows Monday after rebounding at the end of last week as resurgent U.S. wage inflation data failed to quell skepticism among investors about the currency’s outlook.

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Bitcoin extends slide with more than 10 percent fall

05 February 2018 23:36:00 The Daily Star >> Business >> International

Bitcoin, the world’s best-known cryptocurrency, fell more than 10 percent Monday and approached three-month lows on concerns about a global regulatory clampdown on the trading of the digital coins.

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Boeing, Airbus eye 16,000-plane jackpot

05 February 2018 23:36:00 The Daily Star >> Business >> International

Boeing and Airbus have never had it so good in Asia. The rapid growth of mainland Chinese carriers and the entry of many budget operators has meant billions of dollars in orders for the aircraft makers.

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Powell sworn in as 16th U.S. Federal Reserve chairman

05 February 2018 23:36:00 The Daily Star >> Business >> International

Jerome Powell was sworn in Monday as the 16th chairman of the Federal Reserve in a brief ceremony in the Fed’s board room. In a video message, Powell pledged to support continued economic growth and a healthy job market while remaining vigilant to any emerging economic risks.

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Philadelphia cleaning up after some celebrations turn unruly

05 February 2018 23:35:59 The Daily Star >> Sports

Philadelphia was cleaning up Monday after pockets of Super Bowl victory celebrations turned unruly overnight, with rowdy Eagles fans smashing department store windows, looting a gas station convenience store and toppling a number of the city’s famously greased light poles.

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Eagles’ Super Bowl win could be the beginning of a dynasty

05 February 2018 23:35:59 The Daily Star >> Sports

The euphoric Philadelphia Eagles celebrated with the first Lombardi Trophy in the history of the franchise. Following a dramatic 41-33 victory over the New England Patriots in Super Bowl LII, the Eagles became unlikely champions after all the adversity they faced in losing so many key players throughout the season.

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End of an era? Patriots face shake-up

05 February 2018 23:35:59 The Daily Star >> Sports

The New England Patriots were left contemplating the possible end of an era Sunday as they struggled to digest their upset Super Bowl defeat.

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Foles lands Eagles’ first Super Bowl title

05 February 2018 23:35:59 The Daily Star >> Sports

Nick Foles did his best Tom Brady impersonation, leading a late-game comeback to cap a season that began as a backup and ended as Super Bowl MVP.

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Clarence Seedorf named new Deportivo coach

05 February 2018 23:35:59 The Daily Star >> Sports

Former Dutch international midfielder Clarence Seedorf will coach Deportivo La Coruna until the end of the season, the La Liga club said Monday.

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CHAN boosts Morocco World Cup bid

05 February 2018 23:35:59 The Daily Star >> Sports

Morocco were near-flawless hosts of the 2018 African Nations Championship (CHAN), which ended at the weekend, confirming they are creditable candidates to stage the 2026 World Cup.

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Resilient Barcelona set sights on record league start

05 February 2018 23:35:59 The Daily Star >> Sports

Luis Enrique’s time at Barcelona was characterized by a team that rolled with the punches, attacking with abandon and rarely controlling a game, but his successor Ernesto Valverde is back to basics.

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Koeman set to be named Netherlands coach

05 February 2018 23:35:59 The Daily Star >> Sports

Former Everton manager Ronald Koeman is set to be named as coach of the Netherlands, Dutch news reports said Monday, as the football-mad country seeks to revive its flagging fortunes.

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Kane denies diving after Anfield penalty row

05 February 2018 23:35:59 The Daily Star >> Sports

Tottenham striker Harry Kane has hit back at Virgil van Dijk’s claim he dived to win a penalty in Sunday’s dramatic 2-2 Premier League draw at Anfield. Liverpool’s record signing said the England international went down too easily under pressure from goalkeeper Loris Karius for the first of two Spurs penalties.

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Fact Check: Fact Check: Trump’s Criticism of U.K.’s National Health Service

05 February 2018 23:23:16 NYT > World

President Trump said the British health service was “going broke,” and warned that Democrats want to pursue a similar model. Here’s a closer look at his claims.

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Trump declassifies intel on Russia probe

05 February 2018 23:22:13 The Daily Star >> News

President Donald Trump and his Republican allies Friday escalated a campaign against U.S. law enforcement agencies over their probe into Russia by making public a classified memo that the FBI had sought to keep under wraps.

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Lebanese security agencies enter age of cyberwarfare

05 February 2018 23:22:12 The Daily Star >> News

A report published by two U.S.-based cybersecurity firms took Lebanon by storm in January as it detailed the involvement of General Security in an international campaign of mass surveillance.

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U.S. begins reducing troops in Iraq after defeating Daesh

05 February 2018 23:22:12 The Daily Star >> News

The U.S. has started to reduce the number of its troops in Iraq following Baghdad’s declaration of victory over Daesh (ISIS) last year.

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Airstrikes pound Syria’s last rebel bastions

05 February 2018 23:22:12 The Daily Star >> News

Warplanes launched heavy attacks on the two last major rebel-held areas in Syria, killing at least 29 people in the Ghouta suburb near the capital and choking people with gas in Idlib in the northwest.

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Lebanon embarks on road to parliamentary polls

05 February 2018 23:22:12 The Daily Star >> News

Lebanon Monday took the first major step toward setting the stage for holding the country’s first parliamentary elections in nine years.

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Over 6,000 sick from waste crisis: Hasbani

05 February 2018 23:15:50 The Daily Star >> News

Deputy Prime Minister and Health Minister Ghassan Hasbani announced Monday that over 6,000 individuals are currently being treated for illness’ stemming from Lebanon’s ongoing trash crisis.

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MTV and El-Murr cleared in internet scandal

05 February 2018 23:15:50 The Daily Star >> News

A Mount Lebanon judge cleared MTV CEO Michel El-Murr Monday in a case accusing him of involvement in an illegal internet scandal that hit the country in 2016.

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Lebanon, Israel talk border wall, oil, gas

05 February 2018 23:15:50 The Daily Star >> News

Ahead of a meeting of the country’s top three leaders Tuesday to discuss recent Israeli threats, all eyes were on UNIFIL’s Monday tripartite meeting where the parties agreed to further talks on a contentious security wall on Lebanon’s southern border.

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First Lady meets female journalists

05 February 2018 23:12:10 The Herald

Tendai Rupapa Senior Reporter First Lady Auxillia Mnangagwa yesterday met female journalists at State House to get an appreciation of the challenges they face in executing their duties. She implored the journalists to explore entrepreneurial projects that help develop the country and improve their welfare. The meeting was the first of its kind by a First Lady...

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