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2012-02-26 15:30:00

Alltopics.com has created a new section on Countries in its amazing database, including Algeria, Libya, Kenya, Egypt and Zimbabwe, which are available for instant access on our website. Today, after months of hard work, alltopics.com is the up-to-the-second news and information website that collects and rates for popularity all the topics on Countries. (PRWEB) February 27, 2012 Algeria.alltopics.com has recently become the part of the incredibly popular news source website, and it´s...

2012-01-11 10:22:12

Better access to antiviral medications, support for treatment adherence and safer feeding options required to meet WHO goals, study finds Eliminating new infant HIV infections in Zimbabwe will require not only improved access to antiretroviral medications but also support to help HIV-infected mothers continue taking their medication and safely reduce or eliminate breastfeeding, according to an article in the January issue of PLoS Medicine. Findings of the report from an international...

2011-11-28 17:23:02

VOICE, an HIV prevention trial that has been evaluating two antiretroviral (ARV)-based approaches for preventing the sexual transmission of HIV in women — daily use of one of two different ARV tablets or of a vaginal gel — will be dropping the vaginal gel from the study. The decision to discontinue use of the gel, which contains the ARV tenofovir, comes after a routine review of study data concluded that tenofovir gel was not effective in preventing HIV in the women enrolled in...

2011-11-02 07:00:00

AfricanBrains announces the launch of the The Southern African ICT for Education Summit 2012 hosted under the patronage of the Zimbabwe Ministry of Education, Sport, Arts & Culture. Consisting of pre-scheduled meetings between the private sector, ministers and educationalists from 18 Southern African Countries and taking place at the Elephant Hills Resort, Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe on 26-27 January 2012. London, UK (PRWEB) November 02, 2011 AfricanBrains is proud to announce, under the...


Latest Zimbabwe Reference Libraries

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2007-12-21 11:03:40

The Grey Rhebok or Grey Rhebuck (Pelea capreolus), is a species of antelope endemic to South Africa, Zimbabwe, Lesotho and Swaziland. They prefer grassy, mountainous habitat They are also known as the Vaal Rhebok or Vaalribbok. Rheboks carry a woolly grey coat to insulate them from the cold of their habitat. Only the males carry the straight horns. Males become extremely aggressive during the breeding season.

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2007-10-24 16:32:18

The Bokmakierie (Telophorus zeylonus), is a bushshrike and a passerine bird closely related to the true shrikes in the family Laniidae. This species is endemic to southern Africa, mainly in South Africa and Namibia, with an isolated population in the mountains of eastern Zimbabwe and western Mozambique. It is a species of open habitats, including karoo scrub, fynbos and parks and gardens in urban areas. The adult Bokmakierie is a 8.6-9.0 inch long bird with olive-green upperparts and a...

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2007-01-19 19:26:46

The yellow mongoose is a small mammal averaging about 1 lb (1/2 kg) in weight and about 20 in (500 mm) in length. A member of the mongoose family, it lives in open country. It resides from semi-desert scrubland to grasslands in Angola, Botswana, South Africa, Namibia, and Zimbabwe. There are as many as twelve subspecies of yellow mongoose. In general, the yellow mongoose has lighter highlights on the underbelly and chin, a bushy tail. Southern yellow mongooses are larger. They have...

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2007-01-01 16:39:37

The yellow baboon (Papio cynocephalus) is a baboon from the Old World monkey family. It has a slim body with long arms and legs and a yellowish-brown hair. It resembles the chacma baboon but is smaller. Its muzzle is not as elongated. The hairless face is black, framed with white sideburns. Males can grow to about 33.07 in (84 cm), females to about 23.62 in (60 cm). It has a long tail that grows to be nearly as long as the body. The yellow baboon inhabits grasslands and light forests....

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  • A fool; a simpleton: a term of abuse common in Ireland and to a less extent in the Gaelic-speaking parts of Scotland.
This word is partly Irish in origin.