Zimbabwe's power crisis deepened this week as load-shedding was extended to 18 hours a day.

Zimbabweans, already reeling from severe cash shortages, a 100% inflation rate and an intolerant regime now have access to power for only four to six hours a day. Mostly in the dead on night...

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