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Zanzibar offers reward for acid attack
Indian Ocean island is offering $6,170 to help arrest attackers who threw acid on two British women.
Last updated: 09 Aug 2013 12:21 GMT
Zanzibar plagued by growing heroin addiction
Residents say it is relatively easy to smuggle the drug on and off the East African island.
Last updated: 01 Oct 2012 07:28 GMT
Muslim group calls for Zanzibar secession
Protesters say the East African island should pull out of mainland Tanzania and adopt political Islam.
Last updated: 30 Sep 2012 00:02 GMT
Zanzibar president re-elected
Ruling party candidate Amani Abeid Karume has been narrowly re-elected president of Tanzania's volatile Zanzibar islands, a result greeted with outrage by the opposition.
Last updated: 01 Nov 2005 16:34 GMT
Zanzibar opposition faces crackdown
Zanzibari police and soldiers have surrounded the two main opposition party headquarters and marched into at least two other opposition neighbourhoods, beating up protesters following disputed weekend elections.
Last updated: 01 Nov 2005 13:00 GMT
Violence, fraud mar Zanzibar poll
Zanzibari security forces have used rifle butts, tear gas and at least one live bullet on opposition supporters during an election on the Tanzanian islands marred by clashes and fraud allegations.
Last updated: 31 Oct 2005 05:30 GMT
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Displaced CAR Muslims in dire straits
UNHCR says hundreds of people trapped in Yaloke town risk death if they are not evacuated to safety urgently.
'Enough is enough': US anti-racism protests
'Justice for All' demonstrations swell across the US over the deaths of African Americans in police encounters.
Uruguayans cautiously welcome former inmates
Six former Guantanamo detainees are now free in Uruguay with some hailing the decision to grant them asylum.
Australia's indigenous incarceration crisis
Disproportionately high number of Aboriginal people in prison highlights inequality and marginalisation, critics say.
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