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Zimbabwe's Mnangagwa raises war veterans' pensions

Zimbabwe's Mnangagwa raises war veterans' pensions

President Emmerson Mnangagwa said on Friday that pensions and allowances for veterans of Zimbabwe's independence war would be increased, days after his government announced a 10% hike in salaries for all public sector workers.

Millions strike over wages and economic reforms

Millions strike over wages and economic reforms

Millions of public sector workers went on strike across the country yesterday protesting against Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s plans for greater privatisation and a proposed minimum wage hike they say is inadequate.