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QPR eyes Zambia’s Emmanuel Mayuka


August 22nd, 2012 - 9:05 pm ICT by IANS
Lusaka (Zambia), Aug 22 (IANS) English Premier League side Queens Park Rangers (QPR) are ready to sign Zambian international striker Emmanuel Mayuka following his splendid performance for both the national ... Read more...

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Zambia to play Zimbabwe in football friendly


July 18th, 2012 - 8:43 pm ICT by IANS
Lusaka (Zambia), July 18 (IANS) Zambia will host neighbours Zimbabwe in an international football friendly next month to test the flood lights at its newly-built ultra modern stadium.The match, to ... Read more...

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FIFA to rule on Zambia’s protest this month


July 5th, 2012 - 5:38 am ICT by IANS
Lusaka (Zambia), July 4 (IANS) Zambian football's governing body has said world governing body FIFA will adjudicate over its protest on Sudan's fielding an ineligible player in a 2014 World ... Read more...

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Zambia to review medical system for football players


March 22nd, 2012 - 8:28 pm ICT by IANS
Lusaka (Zambia), March 22 (IANS) Football authorities in Zambia said Thursday they will convene a meeting to review the current medical system for players following the collapse of Bolton Wanderers' ... Read more...

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Zambia yet to receive money for winning 2012 Africa Cup


March 15th, 2012 - 7:28 pm ICT by IANS
Lusaka (Zambia), March 15 (IANS) The Confederation of African Football (CAF) has not yet given Zambia money for winning the 2012 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) which was co-hosted by ... Read more...

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Zambia moves to fourth position in African football


February 16th, 2012 - 9:32 pm ICT by IANS
Lusaka (Zambia), Feb 16 (IANS) Zambia, the 2012 African champions, have shot up from 16th to fourth position in the Confederation of African Football (CAF) rankings as they also break ... Read more...

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Zambian soccer players warned against indiscipline


February 3rd, 2012 - 8:57 pm ICT by IANS
Lusaka (Zambia), Feb 3 (IANS) The Zambian government has warned its footballers currently participating in the Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) that it will not tolerate any more indiscipline at ... Read more...

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Zambia not afraid of Senegal striker Demba Ba


January 6th, 2012 - 8:55 pm ICT by IANS
Lusaka (Zambia), Jan 6 (IANS) Zambia's head football coach says his team is not afraid of Senegal's deadly striker Demba Ba, who has been in top form while playing for ... Read more...

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Indian doctors to offer free medical services in Zambia


April 9th, 2011 - 1:40 pm ICT by IANS
Lusaka (Zambia), April 9 (IANS) About 20 doctors from India would visit Zambia later in April to conduct free medical services as part of a programme aimed at helping the ... Read more...

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Measles outbreak kills 110 in Zambia


August 6th, 2010 - 5:32 am ICT by IANS
Lusaka (Zambia), Aug 6 (IANS) An outbreak of measles in Zambia has affected over 6,200 people and claimed at least 110 lives, the Zambian health ministry has said. Currently, the total number of ... Read more...

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A bank of Indian heritage thrives in Africa


February 1st, 2010 - 12:42 pm ICT by IANS
By Devirupa Mitra Lusaka (Zambia), Feb 1 (IANS) On the ground floor of a squat building in downtown Lusaka, tellers sit inside tiny wooden cabins, counting out money. The busy scene is as ... Read more...

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Vedanta to invest another $1.5 bn in Zambia (Lead)


January 13th, 2010 - 9:26 pm ICT by IANS
By Devirupa Mitra Lusaka (Zambia), Jan 13 (IANS) Vedanta Resources, the metals and mining major headquartered in London and promoted by non-resident Indian Anil Agarwal, plans to invest $1.5 billion in Zambia to ... Read more...

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Tata Africa to double turnover in two years


January 8th, 2010 - 2:15 pm ICT by IANS
By Devirupa Mitra Lusaka (Zambia), Jan 8 (IANS) Tata Africa will double its turnover in the next two years to $1 billion, the head of the diversified operations that range from vehicles ... Read more...

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‘Gandhi greatly inspired me,’ says Kaunda


January 7th, 2010 - 10:49 pm ICT by ANI
By Ashok DixitLusaka (Zambia), Jan.7 (ANI): Zambia's first President, Dr. Kenneth David Kaunda, on Thursday said that during his nearly six-decade-long career in politics, he had been greatly inspired by Mahatma Gandhi, ... Read more...

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India, Zambia must aim for collective value addition ties: Kaunda


January 7th, 2010 - 10:42 pm ICT by ANI
By Ashok DixitLusaka (Zambia), Jan.7 (ANI): India and Zambia must aim at acollective effort to give value addition to the over four-decade-longbilateral relationship, said former Zambian President Dr. KennethDavid Kaunda on Thursday.Interacting ... Read more...

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Kaunda seeks Indian assistance to combat HIV-AIDS pandemic in Africa


January 7th, 2010 - 10:37 pm ICT by ANI
By Ashok DixitLusaka (Zambia), Jan.7 (ANI): Former Zambian President Dr. KennethDavid Kaunda on Thursday sought Indian assistance in providing hiscountry with drugs, particularly for combating the HIV-AIDS pandemiceffectively.Issuing the appeal during an ... Read more...

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Ansari meets Zambian leaders, two countries sign bilateral pact


January 7th, 2010 - 11:14 am ICT by ANI
By Ashok DixitLusaka (Zambia), Jan.7 (ANI): Visiting Indian Vice-President Mohammad Hamid Ansari on Wednesday called on his Zambian counterpart George Kunda at the Vice-President's office.Following a one-on-one meeting during which they reportedly ... Read more...

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Nano will certainly be brought to Africa: Tata Africa head


January 7th, 2010 - 10:37 am ICT by IANS
By Devirupa MitraLusaka (Zambia), Jan 7 (IANS) India's 'people's car' will certainly drive down the roads of Africa, with the Tata group conducting research on the rules and regulations of the different ... Read more...

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India signs $50m loan, offers $75m more to Zambia (Third Lead)


January 6th, 2010 - 8:46 pm ICT by IANS
Lusaka (Zambia), Jan 6 (IANS) India Wednesday signed a deal for extending a $50 million line of credit to Zambia, with a proposal to extend another soft loan of $75 million - ... Read more...

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Indo-Zambian ties should progress to exploit enormous opportunities of cooperation: Ansari


January 6th, 2010 - 11:06 am ICT by ANI
By Ashok DixitLusaka (Zambia), Jan.6 (ANI): Expressing confidence about the future of high-level exchanges between India and Zambia, visiting Indian Vice-President Mohammad Hamid Ansari said on Tuesday night that bilateral relations have ... Read more...

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Vice-President arrives in Zambia on three-day visit


January 5th, 2010 - 10:31 pm ICT by ANI
By Ashok DixitLusaka (Zambia), Jan.5 (ANI): Vice-President Mohammad Hamid Ansariarrived here on a three-day visit a little after 4 p.m. on Tuesdayevening.Zambia's Vice-President George Kunda and his wife Ireen Kunda, besidesIndia's High ... Read more...

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African Development Bank calls for alternative fuel-producing crops


August 5th, 2008 - 5:27 pm ICT by IANS
Xinhua Lusaka (Zambia), Aug 5 (Xinhua) Promoters of bio-fuels need to come up with second and third generations energy crops that will not compete with food crops, African Development Bank (ADB) president Donald ... Read more...

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Unicef calls for efforts to control malaria


April 25th, 2008 - 7:43 pm ICT by admin
Xinhua Lusaka (Zambia), April 25 (Xinhua) UN Children's Fund (Unicef) has called for sustained efforts to control malaria, saying more than 800,000 children in Africa die annually of the totally preventable disease. In ... Read more...

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Common anti-HIV drug combo halves HIV drug resistance risk in expectant mothers


November 14th, 2007 - 10:23 am ICT by admin
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