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 2017-02-21 11:36 

Daily Nation

OCPD collapses in security meeting... +

Officer is reported to have said he was not feeling well....

 2017-02-21 11:35 

Daily Nation

Defector Wanjala vows to unseat Namwamba... +

Former Budalang'i MP meets with Raila, days after ditching Jubilee....

 2017-02-21 11:10 

Standard Digital

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World: At least five killed in protests over Guinea teachers' strike... +

At least five people were killed in Guinea's capital of Conakry on Monday in protests sparked by a teacher's strike, the government said, reviving labor tensions in a country where previous strikes have led to dozens of deaths....

 2017-02-21 10:51 

Standard Digital

Education: Striking lecturers vow to remain put... +

Striking lecturers have vowed to remain put until their grievances are addressed. UASU National Secretary General Constantine Wasonga pointed out that they have only been on strike for slightly over a month and recalled that in 2004, they downed their too...

 2017-02-21 10:36 

Daily Nation

Suspected Somali bandits kill two in Mwingi... +

The bandits ambushed several homesteads at the volatile border of Kitui and Tana River counties....

 2017-02-21 10:36 

Daily Nation

Betting firms paid Sh4.7bn tax in 3 years- KRA... +

Njiraini says increasing tax on gambling could lead to illegal gaming....

 2017-02-21 10:35 

Standard Digital

: Kisumu city one of its kind at midnight... +

Kisumu city is one of its kind at midnight even though the daytime experience on some of its streets might not be likable....

 2017-02-21 10:35 

Daily Nation

Nairobi loses billions to cartels — study... +

Slum dwellers paying a fortune for basic services....

 2017-02-21 10:00 

Standard Digital

The Counties: Muthurwa man murdered wife over a cup of tea... +

The two had cohabited for two years in Dandora while they operated businesses in Muthurwa market. Prior to the incident, they had differed and separated...

 2017-02-21 10:00 

Standard Digital

[ World ]

Europe: Norway pledges $10 million to counter Trump's global anti-abortion move... +

Norway has joined an international initiative to raise millions of dollars to replace shortfalls left by U.S. President Donald Trump's ban on U.S.-funded groups worldwide providing information on abortion....

 2017-02-21 10:00 

Standard Digital

[ World ]

World: Norway pledges $10 million to counter Trump's global anti-abortion move... +

Norway has joined an international initiative to raise millions of dollars to replace shortfalls left by U.S. President Donald Trump's ban on U.S.-funded groups worldwide providing information on abortion....

 2017-02-21 10:00 

Standard Digital

The Counties: Muthurwa man murdered wife over a cup of tea... +

The two had cohabited for two years in Dandora while they operated businesses in Muthurwa market. Prior to the incident, they had differed and separated...

 2017-02-21 09:55 

Standard Digital

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Asia: Nepal to hold first local elections in 20 years: minister... +

Nepal will hold its first local elections in 20 years in May, a minister said on Monday, an important milestone in its long and difficult transition to democracy that the government hopes will culminate in a general election....

 2017-02-21 09:55 

Standard Digital

[ World ]

World: Nepal to hold first local elections in 20 years: minister... +

Nepal will hold its first local elections in 20 years in May, a minister said on Monday, an important milestone in its long and difficult transition to democracy that the government hopes will culminate in a general election....

 2017-02-21 09:49 

Standard Digital

: Young professionals mentor students in Othaya... +

The 10th Annual Mathematics Contest held at Karima Boys High school in Othaya last weekend turned into a mentorship rally when young professional traveled from Nairobi to mentor the students....

 2017-02-21 09:43 

Standard Digital

Kenya: Family picks Boy Juma's brother to take over political seat... +

The late Boy Juma Boy's family has picked Issah Juma Boy to succeed him....

 2017-02-21 09:34 

Daily Nation

Wildlife dying from drought countrywide: KWS... +

Animals are dying due to lack of water and pasture in national parks and reserves....

 2017-02-21 09:30 

Standard Digital

The Counties: Don't rush off to America, be wary of unscrupulous politicians: Kisii University VC to students... +

The don was speaking during the commemoration of Kisii University's 4th anniversary since it was chartered as a fully-fledged university in February 2013...

 2017-02-21 09:26 

Standard Digital

: Standard Media Group employee quits his job to serve his community... +

Saddened by the levels of poverty which has wrenched his home turf in Ugenya, David Ohito a standard employee has seen it good to quit his job so that he can improve the lives of his fellow residents in a capacity of a leader....

 2017-02-21 09:22 

Standard Digital

Kenya: Jubilee demands action over defacing of Lugari office... +

The Lugari sub-county Jubilee officials and supporters have asked police to arrest the people who defaced their party's offices....

 2017-02-21 09:16 

Standard Digital

: Changes in our education sector are long overdue... +

I welcome the ongoing radical reforms in the education sector being championed by the Ministry of Education, the Commission for University Education and all education stakeholders...

 2017-02-21 09:01 

Standard Digital

: Desilt dams for water harvesting... +

Kenya's cycle of extreme hot weather repeatedly plunges arid and semi-arid areas into prolonged drought that comes with suffering for people and livestock...

 2017-02-21 09:00 

Standard Digital

Kenya: Do we care about men's money anymore or just their good looks?... +

Gone are the days when women wanted to be saved financially. Women are no longer using marriage as an alternative...

 2017-02-21 08:54 

Standard Digital

Kenya: Fingerprint hitch stalls MP Kaluma's physical assault case... +

A case in which Homa Bay Town MP Peter Kaluma is accused of assaulting one of his political opponents failed to proceed Monday after the prosecution told the court that the MP's fingerprints had not been taken....

 2017-02-21 08:54 

Standard Digital

: Why CS Mailu and PS Muraguri must resign... +

The Ministry of Health has been hit with many problems since last year under the leadership of Cabinet Secretary Cleopa Mailu and his Principal Secretary Nicholas Muraguri...

 2017-02-21 08:49 

Standard Digital

: Medics have no legal CBA with ministry... +

Doctors have been on strike for over two months now...

 2017-02-21 08:45 

Standard Digital

Campus: Cabinet Secretary Fred Matiang'i's move on varsities should be checked... +

The recent intrusion into universities by Education Cabinet Secretary Fred Matiang'i is unlawful and should not be entertained...

 2017-02-21 08:40 

Standard Digital

: Beef up security during campaigns... +

The Ministry of Interior docket headed by Joseph Nkaissery has a duty and responsibility to protect all Kenyans, especially during the election period...

 2017-02-21 08:35 

Daily Nation

5 dead as plane crashes into Melbourne shopping mall - PHOTOS... +

Plane veered just after take-off into the shopping centre next to Essendon Fields airport....

 2017-02-21 08:34 

Daily Nation

Boy, 5, shot and injured in Nairobi... +

The boy was shot on the shoulder during police, gangsters shootout....

 2017-02-21 08:33 

Daily Nation

Court stops agency from phone tapping... +

Ruling made after activist files application saying move violates rights....

 2017-02-21 08:33 

Daily Nation

MCAs approve hefty send-off for governor... +

Aspirants for governor condemn proposal as retired councillors rejoice....

 2017-02-21 08:32 

Daily Nation

1.4m children face famine in four countries: Unicef... +

In South Sudan, over 270,000 children are malnourished....

 2017-02-21 08:30 

Standard Digital

Kenya: Two suspected ISIS sympathisers detained in Mombasa... +

A Shanzu court has detained for 21 days two youngsters arrested at the Syria-Turkey border....

 2017-02-21 08:19 

Standard Digital

Kenya: Ugandan in court for false registration... +

A Ugandan who allegedly registered as a voter in Mombasa County has been arrested and charged with forgery and illegal registration....

 2017-02-21 08:19 

Standard Digital

Business: Why companies are unable to offer you employment... +

There are hundreds of thousands of young graduates who wake up every day, arm themselves with an academic certificate and faint hope that things will be different....

 2017-02-21 08:16 

Standard Digital

: Why video games are dominated by male students in campus... +

Why video games are dominated by the male students in campus...

 2017-02-21 08:08 

Standard Digital

Kenya: Don't let your baby sleepwhy you should breast feed right after birth... +

In fact, everything was fine until I placed my baby on the breast to feed 12 hours later....

 2017-02-21 08:03 

Standard Digital

The Counties: Cucu found guilty of trafficking six weeks old baby... +

Katuku Kyego was charged alongside Caroline Wambua for child trafficking on August 26, 2015 within Embakasi area in Nairobi...

 2017-02-21 08:01 

Standard Digital

The Clinic: How to get rid of eczema, beat the itch, scratch cycle and stop the causes... +

Whether you are unfortunate enough to be born with the skin condition or you develop it in later life, eczema can be painful, embarrassing and debilitating....

 2017-02-21 07:51 

Standard Digital

: Wajir county health workers down their tools... +

The workers complained about poor welfare services at the hospital. Armed with placards and huge banners, they criss crossed Wajir town as they sang solidarity songs....

 2017-02-21 07:50 

Standard Digital

Kenya: Benefits of male infant circumcision outweigh the risks - including preventing cancer and STIs... +

Furthermore, recent research into male infant circumcision, published in the World Journal of Clinical Pediatrics, has found the benefits outweigh the associated risks by 200 to one....

 2017-02-21 07:41 

Standard Digital

Kenya: Kakamega MPs hint at quitting Jubilee... +

Two MPs have hinted at defecting from the ruling Jubilee Party to the Opposition....

 2017-02-21 07:33 

Daily Nation

Nigeria urges AU action over xenophobic attacks in S. Africa... +

About 116 Nigerians have been killed in South Africa in the last two years....

 2017-02-21 07:32 

Daily Nation

1,000kgs of ivory seized in Uganda... +

Elephant tusks chopped into pieces and treated with a chemical to avoid detection....

 2017-02-21 07:32 

Standard Digital

Kenya: Court halts State's bid to tap phones... +

A plan by the Communication Authority of Kenya (CA) to start spying on mobile phone users has been suspended....

 2017-02-21 07:32 

Daily Nation

DR Congo snubs calls for inquiry of massacre video... +

The footage allegedly shows a massacre of unarmed men and women by DRC soldiers....

 2017-02-21 07:31 

Daily Nation

IEBC to release tally of newly listed voters... +

Political leaders will know where they stand, or at least, how much ground they need to cover....

 2017-02-21 07:25 

Standard Digital

World: Exercise and the food you should eat to combat cancer... +

When Pamela Atieno was diagnosed with breast cancer a few years ago, the doctor's words of encouragement made her confident that she would overcome the disease....

 2017-02-21 07:24 

Standard Digital

: What might undermine the strength of NASA and give Jubilee victory... +

All the political divides are struggling with unity in their political parties in one way or the other.For instant, we have seen Jibillee facing a litmus test on who should be given the ticket to face off Governor Evans Kidero in the forthcoming polls....

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