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American Sikhs are targets of bigotry, often due to cultural ignorance

Ten years ago, a white supremacist opened fire on a Sikh congregation in Oak Creek, Wisconsin, killing six people and ...

Preliminary Presidential Election Results in Kenya Show Tight Race

Nairobi - More than 43,000 polling stations have submitted their presidential results from Tuesday's vote. A provisional result shows a ...

Kenyans Waiting for Results of Close Presidential Election

NAIROBI - Kenyans are waiting for the results of a close but calm presidential election in which the turnout was ...

Kenya's election: institutional safeguards are still a work in progress

Kenya has held its seventh national election since the reintroduction of multiparty competition in the early 1990s. Elections in the ...

Polls Close Peacefully in Kenya

Nairobi, Kenya - Polls have closed across Kenya for presidential, legislative and local elections, and it appears voting across the ...

Kenyans Vote in Tight Presidential Election

Nairobi, kenya - Kenya's electoral commission says all 46,232 polling stations opened Tuesday for voters to cast their ballot for ...

Polls Open in Kenyan Presidential Election Said to be Tight

Nairobi, kenya - Polls opened Tuesday in Kenya's unusual presidential election, where a longtime opposition leader who is backed by ...

Kenya Electoral Agency Upgrades Technology to Avoid Voter Fraud

Nairobi - Kenyans head to the polls Tuesday, and the country will rely heavily on technology to verify voter identity ...

Ethiopia Deploys New Troops into Neighboring Somalia

Mogadishu - Authorities in southwestern Somalia said Ethiopia has deployed hundreds of troops into Somalia's Gedo region to prevent al-Shabab ...

Indian contingent ends campaign with 61 medals, here is a look at their final day of CWG 2022

Birmingham [UK], August 8 (ANI): India's campaign at the Commonwealth Games 2022 officially came to an end, with 61 medals ...

Explainer: Why Kenya's Presidential Election is Important

Nairobi - Kenyans are voting Tuesday to choose a successor to President Uhuru Kenyatta after a decade in power. The ...

Zawahiri's killing shows US' resolve to act against terrorism: Blinken on 24th anniversary of 1998 US embassy bombings

Washington [US], August 8 (ANI): On the 24th Anniversary of the 1998 bombings of US Embassies in East Africa, US ...

UK waged 'dirty' propaganda operation in Africa Guardian

Secretive British ?dirty tricks? unit smeared Kenya's leftist vice president during the Cold War, The Guardian reportedA covert unit within ...

UK waged 'dirty' propaganda operation in Africa - Guardian

Secretive British ?dirty tricks? unit smeared Kenya's leftist vice president during the Cold War, The Guardian reportedA covert unit within ...

Kenya's Muslims: a divided community with little political clout

Kenyan Muslims played a part in the push to repeal repressive political laws in the country in the early 1990s. ...

US Secretary of State Arrives in South Africa

U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken arrived in South Africa on Sunday, the first leg of his three-nation African tour.In ...

CWG 2022: PM Modi always motivated us to win, says Avinash Sable after silver medal win

Birmingham [UK], August 6 (ANI): Following the silver medal in the men's 3000 m steeplechase event at the Commonwealth Games ...

CWG 2022: President Murmu, PM Modi congratulate Priyanka Goswami for her silver win in women's 10,000 m race walk

Birmingham [UK], August 6 (ANI): President Droupadi Murmu congratulated athlete Priyanka Goswami after she clinched a silver medal for the ...

CWG 2022: President Murmu, PM Modi congratulate Avinash Sable on winning silver in men's 3000 m steeplechase

New Delhi [India], August 6 (ANI): President Droupadi Murmu congratulated athlete Avinash Sable after he clinched a silver medal in ...

CWG 2022: Proud that national flag soared because of me, says Priyanka Goswami after winning silver in 10,000m Race Walk

Birmingham [UK], August 6 (ANI): After clinching the silver medal in the 10,000m Race Walk at the Commonwealth Games 2022, ...

Khalifa Fund For Enterprise Development offers US$ 30 million to support SMEs in Kenya

NAIROBI, 6th August, 2022 (WAM) -- In implementation of directives of President His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, ...

UAE, Kenya announce intent to commence negotiations on Comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreement

ABU DHABI, 28th July, 2022 (WAM) -- Dr. Thani bin Ahmed Al Zeyoudi, Minister of State for Foreign Trade, and ...

Polls close in Kenya's tightly contested presidential race

Kenyans voted for a new president on Tuesday against a backdrop of economic hardship and growing disenchantment with the political ...

Kenyans vote in neck-and-neck presidential elections

Kenyans went to the polls on Tuesday to vote for one of four presidential candidates as President Uhuru Kenyatta steps ...

Kenya votes in tight presidential race to replace Uhuru Kenyatta

Polls opened Tuesday in an unusual presidential election in Kenya, where a longtime opposition leader who is backed by the ...

Kenya votes in tight race for next president

Polls opened Tuesday in Kenya's unusual presidential election, where a longtime opposition leader who is backed by the outgoing president ...

Food insecurity hits hard in Kenya's urban and rural centres

Failed rains over two years, climate change, locust infestation, the Ukraine war and inflation are at the core of food ...

UK waged dirty propaganda operation in Kenya - declassified docs

During the Cold War, Britain's secretive 'dirty tricks' unit smeared Kenya's leftist vice president, The Guardian reported A covert unit ...

UK waged 'dirty' propaganda operation in Africa - Guardian

Secretive British 'dirty tricks' unit smeared Kenya's leftist vice president during the Cold War, The Guardian reported A covert unit ...

Blinken heads to Africa to counter Russian influence on the continent

US Secretary of State Antony Blinken arrives in South Africa on Sunday to kick off a three-country tour that will ...

Kenya: presidential candidates wrap up their campaigns before vote

Supporters wore their candidate's colours for the last time on Saturday for the final rallies of the two frontrunners, Raila ...

Valentino Yuel on Verge of Joining Aluminum

TEHRAN (Tasnim) - Kenyan winger Valentino Kuach Yuel is on the verge of joining Iranian football team Aluminum. - Sports ...

UN chief congratulates on peaceful voting in Kenyan elections

UNITED NATIONS, Aug. 10 (Xinhua) -- UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Wednesday congratulated the people of Kenya for the peaceful ...

Vote counting underway in Kenya's presidential polls

NAIROBI, Aug. 10 (Xinhua) -- Vote counting and tallying in Kenya's General Election has started after polling stations across the ...

At least 7 killed in road accident in northern Kenya

ISIOLO, Kenya, Aug. 10 (Xinhua) -- At least seven people were killed in a road accident along a busy highway ...

GLOBALink | Kenyans vote for new president, local leaders

NAIROBI, Aug. 10 (Xinhua) -- Millions of Kenyan citizens on Tuesday morning cast their ballots at about 46,229 polling stations ...

Tanzania wishes Kenya peaceful general elections

DAR ES SALAAM, Aug. 9 (Xinhua) -- Tanzanian President Samia Suluhu Hassan on Tuesday wished neighboring Kenyans peaceful general elections ...

3 killed in South Sudan road ambush

JUBA, Aug. 9 (Xinhua) -- At least three were killed following a road ambush along South Sudan's Juba-Nimule highway on ...

Polls open in Kenya's presidential, legislative and local elections

NAIROBI, 9th August, 2022 (WAM) -- Millions of Kenyans started to cast their ballots for a new president, parliament and ...

Kenyans vote for new president, local leaders

NAIROBI, Aug. 9 (Xinhua) -- Millions of Kenyan citizens on Tuesday morning cast their ballots at about 46,229 polling stations ...

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Indian fighter jet draws interest, orders from nations worldwide

DELHI, India: India's defense ministry has said that the country has offered to sell 18 Tejas light single-engine jet combat ...

Ireland prepares for energy rationing, reports local media

DUBLIN, Ireland: Ireland, fearing fuel shortages, is weighing the rationing of fuel, to begin as early as September, according to ...

Canada sends 225 soldiers to help train Ukrainian forces

OTTAWA, Ontario: Military trainers from Canada will head to the United Kingdom to teach Ukrainians new techniques for fighting the ...

Survey of economists says 2022 Turkey deficit could grow to $40.2 bln

ISTANBUL, Turkey: Turkey's current accounts are expected to record a deficit of $3.4 billion in June and end the year ...

Military demands access to social media accounts to award govt contracts

NAYPYITAW, Myanmar - According to a leaked internal document obtained by the press, companies awarded government contracts are being investigated ...

First Ukraine grain shipment sailing towards Dublin

DUBLIN, Ireland: Ireland is set to receive one of three ships that have sailed from Ukraine filled with grain. The ...

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