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You've Got Mail: On To Strength And Conditioning

Topics include rookie contracts, backup running back and D-Hop's impact The Cardinals are complete right now, having passed the initial ...


Kenya launches UN platform to unlock youth potential

NAIROBI, Aug.5 (Xinhua) -- Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta on Wednesday launched Kenya's chapter of Generation Unlimited (GenU), a UN platform ...


Roundup: Kenya's mobile money use surges on COVID-19 prevention measure

NAIROBI, Aug. 5 (Xinhua) -- The use of mobile money in Kenya has surged to a new high boosted by ...


Kenya's COVID-19 recovery cases close to 10,000

NAIROBI, Aug. 5 (Xinhua) -- Kenya's total number of COVID-19 recoveries is nearing 10,000 mark as 603 patients were discharged ...


South Sudan refugee athlete named UNHCR goodwill ambassador

JUBA, Aug. 5 (Xinhua) -- A South Sudanese refugee athlete has been named by the UN refugee agency as the ...


Kenya's Strathmore University named VMware IT Academy for East Africa - Intelligent CIO Africa

VMware, a maker of enterprise software and @iLabAfrica-Strathmore University's Research and Innovation Centre, have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) ...


Around the world with Zu00e9 Maria- from Brazil to Parma, Inter, Kenya and back

Zu00e9 Maria has worked with Ancelotti, Adriano, Ronaldo Mancini, Mourinho and more u2013 and he has stories to tell ...


Mass circumcision in central Kenya called offu00a0

The rite of passage usually takes place every year in December targeting boys transitioning to secondary school. ...


Weston's Kenya Hope Charity creates coronavirus emergency fund - Weston Mercury

A Weston charity is fighting the coronavirus crisis in an African country. ...


The Ongoing Economic Meltdown In Kenya - The Elephant

The Ongoing Economic Meltdown In Kenya The Elephant ...


Airtel Kenya-Telkom merger called off

Bharti Airtel Ltd in February 2019 had said its Kenya unit agreed to acquire Telkom Kenya, the East African nation's ...


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187 countries ratify convention protecting victims of child labor

GENEVA, Switzerland - The International Convention on the Worst Forms of Child Labor has been universally ratified. The International Labor ...

Odisha FC appoints Rogerio Ramos as new goalkeeping coach

Bhubaneswar (Odisha) [India], August 6 (ANI): Ahead of the Indian Super League (ISL) seventh edition, Odisha FC on Thursday appointed ...

Beirut explosion yet another heartbreak for a country already on the brink

Lebanon did not need one of the world's most horrific accidental detonations to remind people it is a state teetering ...

Khaya Sithole | Transformation: We're doing it wrong

At the crux of the problem, seems to be the tension associated with the fact that so many of the ...

Will extended lockdown prove beneficial to Boks, SA rugby?

A surge in injuries in Super Rugby Aotearoa has seen questions raised over New Zealand's rushed return to play.In South ...

Daily Testing for COVID-19 Dropping in US, AP Reports

Daily testing for the coronavirus in the United States is falling, even while the death toll rises, the Associated Press ...

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Odisha FC appoints Rogerio Ramos as new goalkeeping coach

Bhubaneswar (Odisha) [India], August 6 (ANI): Ahead of the Indian Super League (ISL) seventh edition, Odisha FC on Thursday appointed ...

Manchester City sign Nathan Ake from Bournemouth

Manchester [UK], Aug 6 (ANI): Premier League club Manchester City has completed the signing of Nathan Ake from Bournemouth. The ...

US Steps Up Campaign to Purge 'Untrusted' Chinese Apps

WASHINGTON - The Trump administration said on Wednesday it was stepping up efforts to purge "untrusted" Chinese apps from U.S. ...

MTN said to plan sale of up to $243m stake in Jumia

MTN Group is allegedly considering selling part or all of its $243 million interest in Jumia Technologies AG as Africa's ...

What makes a state a state? Why places like Kosovo live in limbo

If we look at a map, the world appears neatly organised into a patchwork of states. They are clearly named ...

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At least two deadly massive explosions rock Lebanese capital Beirut

Two huge explosions rocked the Lebanese capital Beirut on Tuesday, wounding dozens of people, shaking buildings and sending huge plumes ...


Trump orders agencies to employ Americans ahead of foreigners

WASHINGTON, DC - President Donald Trump said Monday that he had fired the chair of the Tennessee Valley Authority, criticizing ...


US Allies Tighten Alliance to Contain China's Maritime Expansion

TAIPEI, TAIWAN - Australia's recent shift to a more combative stance against China will tighten political and military coordination among ...


Japan Marks 75th Anniversary of Hiroshima Atomic Bombing

HIROSHIMA, JAPAN - The aging survivors of the world's first atomic bombing gathered once again in Hiroshima, Japan, Thursday to ...


PCB announces financial support for unemployed women players

Lahore [Pakistan], Aug 6 (ANI): The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) on Thursday announced a three-month financial support package for the ...


Beirut explosion yet another heartbreak for a country already on the brink

Lebanon did not need one of the world's most horrific accidental detonations to remind people it is a state teetering ...


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Hyatt Regency New Orleans

Expectations were high for this top of the line Hyatt product in "The Big Easy". The taxi rolled up to the rear of the ...

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