The blackout that persisted for several hours highlighted the vulnerability of Kenya's telecommunications and mobile money networks, prompting the industry regulator to seek an explanation from Safari
More than 800 secondary schools across the country are set to be connected to the Internet by the end of this year. Communications Authority of Kenya (CA) awarded the first tender of the Sh4 billion U
Acting Managing Director Femi Adewole (right) said the cash came from Cameroon and African Reinsurance, an institutional shareholder
Floriculture enterprise Primarosa Flowers has moved all its operations to Nyahururu from its Athi River base
Yet, these are the people who require active State protection, lest they be trampled under the feet of local and foreign investors in their quest for higher profits.
Secretary of the National Security and Defense Council of Ukraine Oleksandr Turchynov insists that the Russian leaders are to blame for an OSCE Special Monitoring Mission (SMM) patrol car incident whe
The Ecology and Natural Resources Ministry of Ukraine with the support of the World Bank is actively working on implementing an efficient monitoring, reporting and verification system for greenhouse g
The rapper’s new album shot to No. 1 on the strength of sales of the full album. John Mayer opened at No. 2.
President Donald Trump is recalling the death and suffering of more than 1 million Armenians during the final years of the Ottoman Empire, without describing it as genocide. Such a declaration would a
Eric Olsen, the cement maker’s chief executive, is stepping down after an internal inquiry found staff members paid off armed groups in Syria to allow safe passage for employees.
The Centre is extending all support for tackling the terrorist menace and development to the J&K government which should take all steps to counter terror and separatist activities, Union minister M Ve
Trump’s failure to accomplish little or any of his agenda during his first 100 days is striking. But we should not forget the vast harm he has done in this comparatively short time – especially his de
BJP's Mumbai unit today demanded abolition of octroi in the city once the Goods and Services Tax (GST) comes into force.
"Octroi is being levied in Mumbai for a long time and it should be abolish
Pakistan has pulled out of the Asian Squash Championship, scheduled to begin here on Wednesday, because of visa issues.
Four players from Pakistan were to play in the continental championship but
Telangana Chief Minister K. Chandrasekhar Rao on Monday expressed his happiness over well-known film director and actor Kasinadhuni Viswanath who will be conferred the 48th Dadasaheb Phalke Award for
Vice President M. Hamid Ansari has said that the objective of his visit to Armenia and Poland is to further the friendship and cooperation.He was addressing the media onboard Air India One Special Air
Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Monday briefed Prime Minister Narendra Modi over the death of 25 Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) personnel in a Naxal attack in Chhattisgarh's Sukma.Chhattisga
India's Animal Right Organisation PETA on Monday urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to ban meat from serving at all government or government-sponsored meetings and functions.The group asked the govern
WASHINGTON (AP) — A federal appeals court has granted a request from the Trump administration to delay a decision on Obama-era rules limiting water pollution from coal-fired power plants. The 5th Cir
CARACAS (Reuters) - General Motors' Venezuelan subsidiary has sent a message to almost 2,700 staff informing them that they are no longer employed by the company and had received severance pay in the
Apple’s plan for testing autonomous vehicles calls for putting senior engineers—some with NASA experience—in its cars, a move that suggests the company’s technology is still in early phases.
A Florence man is behind bars on child sex charges.
The Orissa High Court today granted conditional bail to newspaper owner Madhu Mohanty, who was arrested by the CBI in September 2015 for his alleged links with the multi-crore Artha Tatwa (AT) group c
A man was today arrested in connection with an alleged assault on three persons who were transporting buffaloes in a truck in southeast Delhi's Kalkaji area on Saturday night.
Police said 32-year-old
A victim and witness of 2002 Naroda Gam riot case today filed an additional application in the high court here against the trial court's order allowing Gujarat's former minister Maya Kodnani to examin
The Lalit Modi faction today rubbished reports that the former IPL Commissioner, who is heading the Rajasthan Cricket Association, was suspended by a group of district officials along with three other
OTTAWA - Last year's federal budget unveiled a program to help eligible workers in 12 regions of the country hard hit by a downturn in commodity prices. Three regions were added in May. Eligible worke
A plea has been filed in the Madras High Court, seeking to quash award of a hydrocarbon project in Neduvasal to a Bengaluru-based firm in which an MP, who was a former union minister, reportedly had a
The Centre has agreed to look into the Maharashtra government's demand for financial assistance to complete irrigation projects in drought-prone areas of the state, an official said today.
Former Janata Dal (United) chief Sharad Yadav today said the non-BJP parties are trying to arrive at a consensus to select a common candidate for the upcoming presidential election.
"Bringing the non
Discovery of an empty rocket shell created panic in the area near the Old Dairy Farm here today.
Locals who spotted it thought it was a bomb, and alerted the Arilova police.
Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh today requested his Madhya Pradesh counterpart Shivraj Chauhan to look into the alleged damage to a gurudwara in Indore during a recent demolition drive.
Home Minister Rajnath Singh tonight briefed Prime Minister Narendra Modi on the attack on a CRPF team in Chhattisgarh's Sukma district in which 25 jawans were killed.
Singh will also travel to Raipur
ZURICH/LONDON (Reuters) - Rocked by a shakeup in the Western political order, companies are buying more insurance to protect themselves against the threat of rising protectionism and upheaval to their