Good generally conquers evil. Unless, of course, good is stupid. — Anonymous

Vision Aid Overseas – Helping the World to See

  ||    19 August 2014
Sight is one of the precious gifts that the almighty God has bestowed to humans and, of course, other members of the animal kingdom. Sadly, however, many lose it because they lack access to facilities where they can receive help when eye problems start.

The Many Faces of the Zambia International Trade Fair

  ||    5 August 2014
During the past 50 years the Zambia International Trade Fair has seen significant transformation in terms of exhibition and gate charges – but mostly to the displeasure of the public. Those who visited the show in the seventies would attest to the diminished amusement that modern-day show goers are treated to.

IS BEING BLACK the ONLY CRITERION FOR BEING A PATRIOTIC ZAMBIAN ?

  ||    25 July 2014
zambianswimmers WRITTEN BY BRIAN MULENGA (via Facebook). I will start by making a controversial statement. We black Zambians are racists. We hide behind our supposedly friendly nature but always we try to be more Zambian than other Zambians of a different colour.

Reminiscing on the Naming of Heroes National Stadium

  ||    27 May 2014
In whatever pomp, in whatever line of attack or lack thereof, the Heroes National Stadium has finally been opened. Hitherto, we can not completely ignore some ‘disaster’ in the route to its delayed commissioning; talk about delays in connecting electricity, water and access roads.

A Vendetta against Vedanta? – part 2

  ||    21 May 2014
As calls for nationalization or increased taxation of Vedanta’s KCM mine in Zambia grow, it is interesting to find many people who believe that they are actually not being motivated by any sort of envy when they demand that KCM pays more in (backdated) taxes. They tell themselves that they are only demanding “fairness.

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Wall Street JournalNetflix Pushes Into Movies With First Original FilmWall Street JournalNetflix founder and CEO Reed Hastings, left, Chief Product Officer Neil Hunt, center, and Chief Content Officer Ted Sarandos stopped in Paris Sept. 15 as part of the company's expansion planning in Europe Reuters. Netflix NFLX +0.18% Netflix Inc.
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TMZ.comAmanda Bynes -- Parents Knew Nothing of Arrest ... No Idea Where She Is NowTMZ.comThe parents of Amanda Bynes are in the dark about their daughter's arrest and have no idea where she is or what she's been doing since her conservatorship ended. Bynes' father Rick said he and his
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Tue, Sep 30, 2014
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Fox News2015 Ford F-150 claims towing, payload titlesFox NewsFord says its upcoming aluminum bodied F-150 is capable of towing and hauling more than any other light duty pickup. ADVERTISEMENT. ADVERTISEMENT. The new truck has a top tow rating is 12,200 pounds, 200 more than the Chevy Silverado and ...2016 Ford
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Tue, Sep 30, 2014
CNETFeds charge exec with making app for stalkers, domestic abusersCNETStealthGenie intercepted communications to and from mobile phones and was undetectable by most users. It was targeted at people who suspected their spouses or significant others of cheating on them. by Charles Cooper · @coopeydoop; September 29 ...Maker of StealthGenie Cellphone
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Daily News & AnalysisHP launches low-cost Windows laptops, tabletsDaily News & AnalysisHP is preparing to launch a 7-inch HP Stream 7 tablet and an 8-inch version for as less as 99 dollars and 149 dollars respectively. According to The Verge, the tablets are likely to be very low specification devices,
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