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 2020-01-26 15:14 

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Android users warned about 21 apps that can fleece you out of thousands...

From Samsung to Huawei, Android smartphones are some of the most popular handheld devices around the world....

 2020-01-26 14:55 

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Man United predicted line up and team news for FA Cup trip to Tranmere Rovers...

Defender Eric Bailly could make long-awaited comeback as under-pressure Manchester United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer targets FA Cup progress at Prenton...

 2020-01-26 13:46 

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Burundi ruling party picks Ndayishimiye to contest presidential vote...

Current President Pierre Nkurunziza will not seek re-election...

 2020-01-26 13:46 

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Clans harbouring Al-Shabaab terrorists, Governor Roba says...

He, however, said the incidents have reduced due to various interventions they have put in place with the support of President Kenyatta....

 2020-01-26 13:32 

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Prince William gets promotion from the Queen days after Harry quits royal life...

Prince William has been handed a new role by the Queen as his brother prepares to step back from the royal family....

 2020-01-26 13:09 

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Elderly Nyamira woman killed over witchcraft...

Police in Nyamira are investigating the killing of an elderly woman in what has been viewed as a ritual killing....

 2020-01-26 12:50 

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State to upgrade towns in Laikipia County...

The partnership between the two levels of governments will see Sipili and Kinamba Townships upgraded to modern towns....

 2020-01-26 12:45 

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AS Roma stunned by success of missing children's campaign...

On the left, the smile of a footballer, happy to join his new club. On the right, another smile, but one which hides a dramatic story....

 2020-01-26 12:29 

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Pressure mounts on Mudavadi, Wetang'ula to merge their parties...

According to Bunyasi who was elected on ANC, Mudavadi and Wetang'ula are the Luhya political kingpins and no politician from western will topple them....

 2020-01-26 12:29 

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Ex-governor wants speedy human-wildlife conflict settlement...

Speaking in Mombasa, Mruttu said that many people have suffered death, injuries, crop and livestock destruction from wildlife....

 2020-01-26 11:46 

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President Uhuru, Ruto display bromance at Mulwa’s service : The Standard...

President Uhuru pledged to support the church in their daily work...

 2020-01-26 11:26 

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Torino 0-7 Atalanta: Ilicic bags hat-trick in epic Serie A tie...

Josip Ilicic hit a hat-trick, including a sensational strike from the halfway line, as Atalanta crushed Torino 7-0 in Serie A on Saturday, inflicting...

 2020-01-26 11:00 

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Punish officers who brutality arrested activist, Kenyans in the diaspora demand...

Kenyans living in London finger police over brutal arrest of social media activist....

 2020-01-26 10:55 

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State agencies join to boost forest cover...

The Deputy Chief Conservator of Forests (Protection & Security) Mr Alex Lemarkoko represented KFS in the meeting....

 2020-01-26 10:16 

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Kongowea market up in flames as traders count losses...

A mysterious fire razed down part of the Kongowea Market- one of the biggest markets in East Africa in the wee hours of Sunday....

 2020-01-26 10:10 

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Rescuers pull dozens from rubble as Turkey quake death toll hits 31...

Rescue teams working through the night in sub-zero temperatures pulled 45 people from collapsed buildings....

 2020-01-26 09:43 

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Why EACC struggles to get multi-billion cases to trial...

LBDA Mall in Kisumu is the biggest case that the EACC forwarded to the DPP in September last year....

 2020-01-26 09:43 

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Traders count loses as part Kongowea Market burns...

A mysterious fire destroyed part of the Kongowea Market in the wee hours of Sunday....

 2020-01-26 09:43 

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EXPLAINER-What we know about Trump's Mideast peace plan...

Abbas, whose Palestinian Authority exercises limited self-rule in the West Bank, has refused to engage politically with the Trump administration....

 2020-01-26 09:43 

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Farmers decry stalled Sh100m mango project...

Uncertainty clouds KVDA projects after dams scandals...

 2020-01-26 09:37 

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Of BBI shirts wowing netizens and the jokes they generated...

We were not able to identify the designer behind the shirts but whoever she or he is doing a good job....

 2020-01-26 09:20 

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Dora Obwaka: My six-year grip with drugs that nearly killed me...

Obwaka took viewers to the memory path of how her drug addiction came into existence, an experience which nearly dimmed her dreams....

 2020-01-26 09:12 

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Trump immigration clampdown may threaten Americans' jobs, wages, economists say...

Farmers say they are planting less, turning to automation, eliminating some crops, leaving them to rot in the field or contemplating selling out...

 2020-01-26 08:53 

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Coronavirus deaths hit 56; China bans wildlife trade...

China bans wildlife trade in attempt to contain Coronavirus spread as death toll hits 56, with more than 2,000 people infected....

 2020-01-26 08:48 

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Meghan and Harry's new Canada home is 'on land stolen by Brits', says tribe leader...

Prince Harry and Meghan's Canadian bolthole is at the centre of a "stolen land" row, which threatens all hopes of a peaceful start to their new life....

 2020-01-26 08:48 

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NHIF comes up with new measures to stem misdiagnosis...

KMPDC raised an alarm over the high rate of misdiagnosis...

 2020-01-26 08:48 

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Tanzanian home affairs minister fired over Sh45b contract...

The deal was for the purchase of fire fighting and rescue equipment, Magufuli's office said in a statement....

 2020-01-26 08:48 

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Student, 19, paying university education through video game created in his room...

Josh Wood is just 19-years-old, but is the brains behind Game Dev Life - one of the most successful games on Roblox....

 2020-01-26 08:00 

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BBI offers temporary lull for fighting camps...
 2020-01-26 07:53 

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Police seize counterfeited flour as trader arrested...

The shop's owner was arrested and is expected to be arraigned tomorrow....

 2020-01-26 07:53 

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Eating chocolate could help improve your sleep, says nutritionist...

A nutritionist and personal trainer recently spoke about the close relationship between food and sleep and what she had to say might surprise you...

 2020-01-26 07:53 

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Zimbabwe freezes Chinese firm's account over currency manipulation...

The central bank did not say if the account was held with RBZ or with another bank....

 2020-01-26 07:53 

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Angola may ask Portugal to seize dos Santos' assets, says prosecutor...

NOS shares fell by more than 5 per cent on Friday morning before recovering most of the losses to trade 0.5 per cent lower....

 2020-01-26 07:53 

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Britain's finance sector against the wall over Brexit fish demands...

Sources from three international banks fear that market access will depend on a broader trade-off...

 2020-01-26 07:47 

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Britain's years-long battle over Brexit...

The curtain comes down on Britain's membership of the European Union on January 31 after more than three and a half years of disagreements and delays....

 2020-01-26 07:33 

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Police seize counterfeited flour as trader arrested...
 2020-01-26 07:25 

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Famous historical sites cry for man’s attention : The Standard...

Hyrax Hills National Museum, Kariandusi and Menengai Crater put Kenya in world map...

 2020-01-26 07:15 

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Alarm as gender based violence rises in the Coast...

Why gender based homicide is rising in Mombasa...

 2020-01-26 07:00 

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Kisumu Assembly speaker has work cut out...

Tough times ahead for new Kisumu speaker...

 2020-01-26 06:58 

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China's animal trade to bring more viral outbreaks: experts...

Like SARS which was traced to bats and civets, the virus that has killed dozens in China and infected almost 2,000....

 2020-01-26 06:58 

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The global spread of the coronavirus: Where is it?...

No African country has confirmed a case of the deadly virus...

 2020-01-26 06:55 

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Police arrest 12 suspected members of criminal gangs...

The police claimed the suspects are members of terror groups...

 2020-01-26 06:31 

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More than 2,000 now infected with coronavirus; 56 dead in China...

The World Health Organization this week stopped short of calling the outbreak a global health emergency....

 2020-01-26 06:03 

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Uhuru's charm offensive abroad paying dividends for Kenya...

Kenya is no longer seen as a politically and economically unstable sleeping giant tucked away in East Africa...

 2020-01-26 06:00 

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Why Ruto’s governors pulled out of CoG polls : The Standard...
 2020-01-26 05:30 

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DPP seeks to bar Orengo from representing Manduku...
 2020-01-26 05:08 

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For Jubilee MPs, the dog they fed happily has come back to bite them...

Kuria, Nyoro, Wahome and Ngunjiri find themselves crying foul over State's mistreatment....

 2020-01-26 05:08 

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The many bridges in BBI that can link us to riches...

We all hope the bridges they talk about are not rhetorical; We all must cross the bridges freely without paying any tolls...

 2020-01-26 05:08 

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Chemicals firm sued over water pollution...

Agro Chemicals is accused of discharging raw effluent into River Nyando...

 2020-01-26 05:00 

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Eliud Kipchoge wins prestigious award ahead of Bekele showdown...

Kipchoge, who is preparing to compete at the 40th Virgin London marathon against Ethiopia's Kenenisa Bekele among other top cream marathoners on......

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