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Flight MH370 investigators to test new debris found off Mozambique

Debris found off the east African coast has been tentatively identified as being from the same type of aircraft as the missing Malaysian Airlines

Debris found off the east African coast has been tentatively identified as being from the same type of aircraft as the missing Malaysian Airlines

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Portuguese language reform law goes global

Does it ever bother you when someone corrects your grammar or spelling? Or do you do it to other people? If so, spare a thought for this ‘

Does it ever bother you when someone corrects your grammar or spelling? Or do you do it to other people? If so, spare a thought for this ‘

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Voters flock to polls in Mozambique's double election

Voting is underway in Mozambique’s presidential and parliamentary elections in an atmosphere of calm. More than 1000 observers are monitoring the

Voting is underway in Mozambique’s presidential and parliamentary elections in an atmosphere of calm. More than 1000 observers are monitoring the

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Footballing great Mario Coluna dies, aged 78

Less than two months after the death of Eusébio, Mozambique, Portugal and SL Benfica are mourning the loss of another footballing great, his teammate

Less than two months after the death of Eusébio, Mozambique, Portugal and SL Benfica are mourning the loss of another footballing great, his teammate

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Mozambique airline captain 'intentionally' crashed

The pilot of a Mozambican airliner that crashed in Namibia last month deliberately brought the plane down, aviation experts in Mozambique

The pilot of a Mozambican airliner that crashed in Namibia last month deliberately brought the plane down, aviation experts in Mozambique

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Further attack in Mozambique as peace accord dwindles

Armed gunmen, believed to be rebels from the Renamo opposition movement, staged another attack in Mozambique on Saturday October 26. The assault

Armed gunmen, believed to be rebels from the Renamo opposition movement, staged another attack in Mozambique on Saturday October 26. The assault

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Fears of a return to civil strife in Mozambique intensify

Fears that Mozambique is on the brink of a return to civil war have intensified after government troops attacked the HQ of opposition leader Afonso

Fears that Mozambique is on the brink of a return to civil war have intensified after government troops attacked the HQ of opposition leader Afonso

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Mozambique looks to cash in on expected gas bonanza

Mozambique was once ravaged by conflict after independence from Portugal in 1975. Now it is about to cash in on a wealth of coal and gas

Mozambique was once ravaged by conflict after independence from Portugal in 1975. Now it is about to cash in on a wealth of coal and gas

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Deaths and desperate need for aid in flood-stricken Mozambique

Flooding in three southern states of Mozambique has killed at least 40 people, with several reports of a death toll of up to 70. Low-lying coastal

Flooding in three southern states of Mozambique has killed at least 40 people, with several reports of a death toll of up to 70. Low-lying coastal

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Floods leave areas of Mozambique submerged

An estimated 70,000 people have been displaced by severe floods in Mozambique, according to the United Nations. Severe rains have caused

An estimated 70,000 people have been displaced by severe floods in Mozambique, according to the United Nations. Severe rains have caused

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Adult literacy - the right to read

While some governments are taking measures to abolish illiteracy it remains one of the biggest challenges of the 21st century. In Mozambique where

While some governments are taking measures to abolish illiteracy it remains one of the biggest challenges of the 21st century. In Mozambique where

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Police fire rubber bullets in Mozambique to quell third day of riots

On the streets of Maputo the capital of Mozambique riots flared for the third successive day. Police fired rubber bullets and reports say up to ten

On the streets of Maputo the capital of Mozambique riots flared for the third successive day. Police fired rubber bullets and reports say up to ten

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Mozambique : second day of riots

Rioters clash with the Mozambique police for the second day in a row. People from the poor districts of Maputo protest against the 25% increase of

Rioters clash with the Mozambique police for the second day in a row. People from the poor districts of Maputo protest against the 25% increase of

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Mozambique deploys troops over food riots

Troops have been deployed in Mozambique amid a second day of rioting caused by soaring prices. The government said seven people had been killed

Troops have been deployed in Mozambique amid a second day of rioting caused by soaring prices. The government said seven people had been killed

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Police fire on Mozambique food price protests

Police fired rubber bullets and tear-gas as they clashed with demonstrators, angry at hikes in the cost of basic necessities such as bread and fuel.

Police fired rubber bullets and tear-gas as they clashed with demonstrators, angry at hikes in the cost of basic necessities such as bread and fuel.

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Mozambique cost of living protests turn violent

At least six people are reported killed in Mozambique, as protests over rising prices turned violent in and around the capital Maputo, and hundreds

At least six people are reported killed in Mozambique, as protests over rising prices turned violent in and around the capital Maputo, and hundreds

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Mozambique President looks sure of re-election

Mozambican President Armando Guebuza is heading for a clear victory in the country’s general election. He is expected to retain power following

Mozambican President Armando Guebuza is heading for a clear victory in the country’s general election. He is expected to retain power following