Morgan Tsvangirai

US `deeply concerned` over Zimbabwe activist abduction

 The United States said on Friday it was "deeply concerned" by the abduction of a Zimbabwe opposition activist known for his open criticism of long-running President Robert Mugabe.

Mar 21, 2015, 08:49 AM IST

Zimbabwe's main opposition calls for fresh polls again

Zimbabwe's opposition MDC-T party said Friday economic challenges confronting the country could only be resolved if the country holds free and fair polls.

Oct 31, 2014, 21:54 PM IST

Re-elected Mugabe to be sworn in Thursday

Robert Mugabe who has won re-election as the country`s next president will be sworn in Thursday, days after his rival and country`s prime minister withdrew a legal petition challenging his victory in the Zimbabwean prez poll.

Aug 19, 2013, 10:26 AM IST

Zimbabwe opposition withdraws election challenge

Zimbabwe`s opposition Movement for Democratic Change said that it is withdrawing a court challenge over disputed election results that gave long-time President Robert Mugabe a commanding victory.

Aug 17, 2013, 10:05 AM IST

Robert Mugabe`s daughter marries pilot

The oldest child of Zimbabwe`s President Robert Mugabe got married to an Emirates Airlines pilot in a customary ceremony over the weekend.

Aug 16, 2013, 08:20 AM IST

Zimbabwe`s Mugabe declared winner, rival challenges poll result

African observers from the AU and SADC have already broadly approved Wednesday`s peaceful vote.

Aug 04, 2013, 09:48 AM IST

Zimbabwe`s Robert Mugabe re-elected, Tsvangirai vows court challenge

Africa`s oldest leader Robert Mugabe was declared winner of Zimbabwe`s disputed election, while his main rival Morgan Tsvangirai dismissed result as a fraud.

Aug 03, 2013, 23:11 PM IST

Top Zimbabwe electoral official resigns over vote

A top Zimbabwean election official has resigned over the conduct of elections in an explicit condemnation of President Robert Mugabe`s anticipated win.

Aug 03, 2013, 21:55 PM IST

Robert Mugabe`s party wins thumping parliamentary majority

President Robert Mugabe`s party has won an overwhelming parliamentary majority in Zimbabwe`s disputed elections, according to a tally of official results.

Aug 02, 2013, 22:58 PM IST

Zimbabwe President`s party withdraws victory claim

Robert Mugabe`s party says it has withdrawn an unauthorised message on its Twitter feed claiming a resounding victory in Zimbabwe`s national elections.

Aug 01, 2013, 23:25 PM IST

`Zimbabwe elections generally free and fair`

The African Union`s top poll observer has said that Zimbabwe`s Presidential Elections have passed off smoothly.

Aug 01, 2013, 16:35 PM IST

Zimbabwe polls: Robert Mugabe`s allies claim victory, rivals cry fraud

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe`s allies declared that the veteran leader had romped to an election victory.

Aug 01, 2013, 09:14 AM IST

Zimbabwe votes in third Mugabe-Tsvangirai showdown

Zimbabweans voted in large numbers in a fiercely contested election pitting veteran President Robert Mugabe against Prime Minister Morgan Tsvangirai.

Jul 31, 2013, 09:02 AM IST

Mugabe vows to `surrender` if he loses Zimbabwe vote

Veteran Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe vowed to step down if he loses the fiercely-contested election.

Jul 30, 2013, 21:31 PM IST

Zimbabwe`s Mugabe vows to put up fight in polls

Zimbabwe`s president of more than three decades says his party will have to fight hard to win upcoming polls scheduled for the end of this month.

Jul 06, 2013, 00:37 AM IST

Zimbabwe President announces referendum date

Zimbabwe has nearly six million registered voters out of a population of 13 million.

Feb 15, 2013, 22:01 PM IST

Mugabe will accept election result: Zimbabwe PM

Zimbabwean Prime Minister Morgan Tsvangirai says long-time ruler Robert Mugabe is ready to give up power if he loses the next election.

Jul 25, 2012, 11:29 AM IST

‘Zimbabwe must prevent political violence`

UN human rights chief Navi Pillay said Zimbabwe must make sure the Human Rights Commission can start its work.

May 23, 2012, 14:57 PM IST

Zimbabwe: Activists fined for anti-Mugabe plot

Six Zimbabwean activists are convicted of airing Arab Spring videos as part of a plot against President Robert Mugabe.

Mar 22, 2012, 13:54 PM IST

Zimbabwe`s President says 2012 polls `definite`

Zimbabwe`s President described as cowards politicians who say polls cannot be held until well into 2013.

Feb 19, 2012, 13:02 PM IST