Last Updated: December 18, 2014 15:49

Chaos disrupt Parliament special sitting on security bill

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A special sitting of the National Assembly was Thursday disrupted when chaos broke out during a session in which the security amendments bill was to go for third reading.

Legislators roughed up in House fist fight; Muthama, Arati injured

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Business at the National Assembly came to a standstill Thursday afternoon after MPs disrupted a special sitting convened to debate the controversial security amendments bill.

Life expectancy rises by six years globally

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Global life expectancy has risen by more than six years since 1990 thanks to falling death rates from cancer and heart disease in rich countries and better survival in poor countries from diarrhoea, tuberculosis and malaria.

One shot dead, another seriously wounded by bandits in Baringo

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One person has been shot dead and another seriously wounded after suspected Pokot bandits laid an ambush in Kosile area near Loruk in Baringo County.

Ten people feared dead in Kwale tribal clashes

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At least 10 people were killed on Wednesday in tribal clashes between two pastoralist communities in Kinango, Kwale County.

Kenya

In Pictures: Police officers patrol city ahead of security bill debate

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As National Assembly was set to debate the security amendment bill, heavy security was deployed in Nairobi amid claims of a planned protests.

The Counties

One person dead, several missing as Kaloleni building caves in

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At least one man died, while seven people were still missing by Wednesday evening after a six-storey building they were living in collapsed in Kaloleni, Nairobi.

Business

Sugar sector faces big test as MPs fail to debate sale of millers

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The sugar industry is hanging on a thread after Parliament failed to pass a motion meant to pave way for privatisation of five sugar companies.

World

US, Cuba restore ties after 50 years

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The United States and Cuba agreed on Wednesday to restore diplomatic ties that Washington severed more than 50 years ago, and President Barack Obama called for an end to the long economic embargo against its old Cold War enemy.

Sports

Pep talk on doping

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The Ministry of Sports will organised a one-day seminar at Safaricom Stadium in Kasarani today to discuss the growing list of doping cases within athletics in the country.

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