Society

1 day ago | November 20, 2019

Would you touch your spouse’s phone?

Do not search your partner's phone! Phones have virtually become a part of us, meaning they are equally significant in ...

5 days ago | November 17, 2019

Outcry over rentals, commodities pegged in US dollars

Small and big businesses are openly selling their goods and services in foreign currency, particularly the United States ...

Makorokoza close in on capital city

NOTORIOUS fortune seekers, mostly gold panners, have announced themselves on Harare’s door step. The illegal miners ...

Govt unveils broad electoral reforms

A provision for the electronic transmission of Presidential election results that allows for the swift release of final ...

Lively Vic Falls Carnival line-up

THERE are just a few weeks to go before 2019 folds. And as year-end draws nearer, so does the continent’s biggest New ...

Terror & riches at Jumbo Mine

A stamp mill pounds steel against rocks, producing echoes across the pit-riddled fields. Huge boulders, from beneath ...

Act now or the US$12 billion plan is dead

WITH friends like these, who need enemies? In 2018 small-scale miners and artisanal miners (illegal gold panners ...

Lessons from Mafikizolo gig

THAT the “Mafikizolo Back in Town” concert was an epic disaster is now common knowledge. Claims of sabotage by ...

Too saucy for under 13s

THERE is a special place in hell for people like Seth Rogen and Lee Eisenberg. While this seems a bit harsh given ...

Avenging spirit haunts inmate

During the day, he looks like any other inmate at his new home — Harare Central Prison, but when the lights go out, he ...

The mystical bird

THE African hammerhead (kondo in Shona) is a long-legged bird that wades in shallow water in search of food. With brown ...

My sister is being pressured to conceive

I AM writing to you on behalf of my sister. She is struggling to conceive. She got married in 2012 and she had a lavish ...

Dubai: A lifetime experience

THE Zimbabwe Robotics Team recently competed in the International Robotics Olympics held in Dubai, United Arab ...

Be your child’s life teacher

PARENTING is one of the greatest responsibilities we could ever assume in life. Our children ought to be taught and ...