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Opposition protesters clash with police as ruling party wins majority in Zimbabwe, one dead

One person was shot dead by Zimbabwean soldiers near a bus rank in central Harare, witnesses told a Reuters photographer.

Aug 01, 2018, 20:06 PM IST

Zimbabwe begins voting in first election since Robert Mugabe's removal

The election will see 75-year-old President Emmerson Mnangagwa, a long-time Mugabe ally, face 40-year-old Nelson Chamisa, a lawyer, and pastor who is vying to become Zimbabwe`s youngest head of state.

Jul 30, 2018, 14:03 PM IST

Zimbabwe`s former president Robert Mugabe ousted by `military coup`: Ex-minister

Zimbabwe`s former president Robert Mugabe was ousted by a "military coup" that forced his resignation, former cabinet minister Jonathan Moyo said in an interview with the BBC broadcast on Thursday.

Jan 11, 2018, 15:03 PM IST

Zimbabwe's military muscles into first post-Mugabe cabinet

President Mnangagwa made Major-General Sibusiso Moyo foreign minister and handed Air Marshal Perrance Shiri the sensitive land portfolio.

Dec 01, 2017, 20:40 PM IST

Emmerson Mnangagwa sworn in as Zimbabwe president

Emmerson Mnangagwa was sworn in as Zimbabwe's president on Friday, marking the final chapter of a political drama that toppled his predecessor Robert Mugabe after a military takeover.

Nov 24, 2017, 16:22 PM IST

Zimbabwe`s next leader prepares to take power tomorrow

 Emmerson Mnangagwa, 75, will be sworn in as President at an inauguration ceremony on Friday.

Nov 23, 2017, 23:18 PM IST

Robert Mugabe, wife granted immunity from prosecution

Robert Mugabe resigned on Tuesday in a historic moment that ended his 37 years of rule. 

Nov 23, 2017, 19:14 PM IST

Zimbabwe`s former vice president Emmerson Mnangagwa to be sworn-in as president on Friday

Zimbabwe`s former vice president Emmerson Mnangagwa will be sworn in as president on Friday.

Nov 22, 2017, 20:58 PM IST

Zimbabwe awaits new leader after Mugabe's shock exit

Zimbabweans waited today to discover when their new leader would be appointed after president Robert Mugabe's resignation brought a sudden end to a 37-year reign of authoritarian rule.

Nov 22, 2017, 10:58 AM IST

Mugabe: The last of Africa's 'fathers of independence'

Robert Mugabe, who resigned as Zimbabwe`s president on Tuesday, was the last living African head of state to have fought for his country`s independence before becoming its leader.

Nov 21, 2017, 22:49 PM IST

Zimbabwe's Robert Mugabe resigns, ends four decades of rule

Robert Mugabe resigned as Zimbabwe`s president on Tuesday, shortly after parliament began an impeachment process to end his nearly four decades of rule.

Nov 21, 2017, 21:44 PM IST

President Robert Mugabe must resign: Zimbabwe ex-vice-president

Zimbabwe`s former Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa, whose sacking led to last week`s Army takeover, on Tuesday urged President Robert Mugabe to resign immediately.

Nov 21, 2017, 18:34 PM IST

Ousted Zimbabwe deputy president asks Robert Mugabe to resign

Ousted deputy president Emmerson Mnangagwa fled Zimbabwe shortly being sacked by Mugabe in November.

Nov 21, 2017, 13:07 PM IST

Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe clings to office, dashes resignation hopes in TV speech

Zimbabwe`s economic output has halved since 2000 when many white-owned farms were seized, leaving the key agricultural sector in ruins.

Nov 20, 2017, 07:54 AM IST

ZANU-PF sacks Robert Mugabe as its leader, asks him to resign as Zimbabwe's head of state

Zimbabwe's President Robert Mugabe was on Sunday facing the end of his 37-year rule.

Nov 19, 2017, 23:38 PM IST

Elated Zimbabweans celebrate as Mugabe era fades

Tens of thousands of overjoyed protesters flooded Zimbabwe`s streets Saturday celebrating the crumbling of President Robert Mugabe`s ruthless regime.

Nov 19, 2017, 00:07 AM IST

Protesters to hold mass anti-Mugabe rally in Zimbabwe today

Thousands are expected to take to the streets here on Saturday to demand the resignation of Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe.

Nov 18, 2017, 11:44 AM IST

Mugabe meets generals, refuses to stand down

The talks in Harare on Thursday come after soldiers this week put Mugabe under house arrest.

Nov 17, 2017, 10:47 AM IST

Indians safe despite turmoil in Zimbabwe, says Ambassador

Zimbabwe`s military seized power early on Wednesday targeting "criminals" around President Robert Mugabe.

Nov 15, 2017, 16:20 PM IST

US tells citizens in Zimbabwe to 'shelter' amid uncertainty

The US embassy in Zimbabwe today warned its citizens in the country to "shelter in place" due to "ongoing political uncertainty" as the crisis threatening President Robert Mugabe's government deepened.

Nov 15, 2017, 07:40 AM IST