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Pope condemns religious persecution in Christmas address

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Pope Francis roundly condemned jihadist violence and the "brutal persecution" of religious minorities this year in a Christmas message to the world's 1.2 billion Catholics and millions of others.

Death toll in Ebola outbreak rises to 7,588, World Health Organization says

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The global death toll from Ebola has risen to 7,588 out of 19,497 confirmed cases recorded in the year-old epidemic raging in West Africa, the World Health Organization (WHO) said on Wednesday.

Three brothers among four killed in Christmas day grisly accident

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Three brothers and a woman perished early morning on Christmas Day after the car they were travelling in veered off the road and rolled several times along Kigumo-Kathageri road in Kanginga area of Embu County.

Russia says Kiev's move to join NATO dangerous for Europe

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Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said Ukraine's pursuit of NATO membership posed a danger to European security and that the West was using Kiev's bid to join the Atlantic alliance as a way to fuel confrontation between Russia and Ukraine.

President Uhuru assents to four bills

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President Uhuru Kenyatta Wednesday signed into law four Bills.

Kenya

President Uhuru assents to four bills

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President Uhuru Kenyatta Wednesday signed into law four Bills.

The Counties

Miserable Christmas for Makueni MCAs as salaries still under lock and key

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As millions of Kenyans take a break today to celebrate Christmas, the story is very different for Makueni Members of the County Assembly as they spend the day minus three months’ pay.

Business

Youth, women and PWDs benefit from Sh5 billion worth of contracts

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Youth, women and people with disabilities have benefited from Sh5.038 billion worth of contracts awarded by the Ministry of Transport and Infrastructure and its related agencies, a senior ministry official has said.

World

Russia says ruble crisis over as reserves dive, inflation climbs

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Russia said on Thursday its currency crisis was over even though its forex reserves have plunged and annual inflation has climbed above 10 percent, adding to the problems facing the government as it fights its worst economic crisis since 1998.

Sports

Arsenal 'contact Real Madrid star Sergio Ramos over possible Emirates move'

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Despite his performances at the World Club Cup - where he was named best player - the World Cup winner is being linked with a move away from the Bernabeu.

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