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2 hrs ago | MBendi
It is reported that Kenya is set to begin the Mombasa-Nairobi standard gauge railway construction as soon as funds needed to start the project are released by China from a loan deal that should be finalized next month.
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7 hrs ago | Stanford
Simply washing your hands can reduce the reduce respiratory illnesses, such as colds, in the general public by 21 percent, cut the number of people who get sick with diarrhea by 31 percent and lower diarrheal illness in people with weakened immune systems by 58 percent, according to data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
11 hrs ago | Patch.com
New York Times photographer Tyler Hicks, who grew up in Westport, won this year's Pulitzer Prize for breaking news photography , the latest, grand twist in a career in which he's covered wars, been declared missing and took a colleague's body out of Syria.
13 hrs ago | In-depth Africa
Ankara Governments in Ankara and Nairobi have clinched on a security cooperation pact providing that Turkey government to partner with Kenyan government by supplying support programs including upgrading to its police in order to partake collectively the stabilization of Somalia and likewise give hand to the reconstruction efforts of Somali ... (more)
17 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com
HUMAN rights bodies have accused the Kenyan media of "selective coverage" and "lacking fairness" in the police crackdown to flush out illegal immigrants.
18 hrs ago | CNN
19 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com
HOTELS at the Coast are banking on domestic tourism which has shown a positive trend despite the recent security concerns in Mombasa.
Consumer finance company, afb, has created a credit card for shoppers at Naivas Supermarkets who can purchase goods on credit at any Naivas stores in Nairobi and throughout Kenya over time.
Nearly 100 picketers joined the Friday demonstration in St. Paul, condemning actions by Kenyan government and demanding the release of those detained.
The company is forming a new venture, 440, in partnership with L5Lab , a local seed funding specialist and business mentor.
Westport's Tyler Hicks today won a Pulitzer Prize in Breaking News Photography for "his compelling pictures that showed skill and bravery in documenting the unfolding terrorist attack at Westgate mall in Kenya."
Erik Cleven - assistant professor in the politics department at Saint Anselm College.
A new study used video to observe hand washing behavior to gain insights that could improve design, monitoring and evaluation of hygiene campaigns.
A huge explosion ripped through a busy bus station in the country's capital, Abuja, during the peak rush-hour this morning.
A cloud layer partially obstructs a view of a the moon passing in front of the sun in this partial solar eclipse, on Nov. 3, 2013 in Nairobi, Kenya.
The last of the elite runners to arrive in London but the first over the line, Wilson Kipsang's week of travel chaos had no impact on his marathon running.
A low-cost empowerment program for adolescent girls in Kenyan slums sharply curtails rape and sexual harassment of these girls, who live in an environment where women have low status and are frequently attacked, a large new study shows.