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Country to experience more rain till December, says weatherman

Kenyans have been advised to prepare for more downpour during the October-December rainy season.

Women MPs say no to 'men fund' proposal

Women MPs Wednesday dismissed the push for a special fund for men over 35 years by their male colleagues.

Trade unions registrar rejects Muchai removal

Registrar of Trade Unions Esther Gicheha Wednesday handed the beleaguered Kabete MP George Muchai a lifeline.

Torture victim to receive Sh9.7m, finally

The Ombudsman has compelled the Interior ministry to release Sh9.7 million by way of compensation to a victim of police torture.

CIC seeks to block grilling of Cabinet Secretaries

The Commission for the Implementation of the Constitution (CIC) has moved to the High Court, seeking to block Parliament's decision to have Cabinet Secretaries answer questions from MPs.

Ngilu summoned to House over Sh1 billion public land sale

Lands Cabinet Secretary Charity Ngilu has been directed to appear before a parliamentary committee next week to explain the circumstances under which land worth Sh1.1 billion was allegedly transferred to private individuals.

Think your marriage is safe? Your woman has a 'mpango wa kando' waiting if it fails

A study found many keep another man waiting patiently in the wings should they end up single - and married women are even more likely to.

Seven year old boy battered, strangled and thrown into quarry by stepmother

A little boy thrown into a pit after being beaten and strangled by his evil stepmother has been found alive three days later.

Sadistic husband abducts his 52 year old wife for three days after she threatened to leave him

A gran feared she would be beheaded by her sadistic husband after he kidnapped her for three days and gruesomely mutilated her with an axe and knife.

Coming soon: Kenya’s world class metropolis

In an attempt to decongest the capital, the Government is planning six new cities that will reorganise economic activities around the city, writes PETER MUIRURI

Trainee teacher sent home from Catholic school because of 'inappropriate' tattoos

Fuming Charlotte Tumilty, 26, thinks her teaching chances have been harmed following the row over her tattoos.

Man killed as county border row escalates

The border dispute between Meru and Isiolo counties took a different turn after a man was shot dead on Monday, in an attack that left six others nursing various injuries.

Kidero threatens inefficient county staff with sack

Nairobi Governor Evans Kidero has threatened his county workers to change their attitude towards offering their services or face the sack.

Lone gunman attacks Canadian Parliament in Ottawa, kills soldier

A gunman whose name was on a terror watch list killed a soldier and attempted to storm Canada's parliament Wednesday before the assembly's sergeant-at-arms shot him dead.

53 pregnant girls sitting KCSE exams in Bungoma County

An education official has disclosed that Fifty three (53) pregnant girls are sitting Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education (KCSE) in Bungoma County that started on Tuesday.

Woman admitted for suspected kidney infection gives birth while in surgery

A woman who went to the doctors after suffering abdominal pains left with a bouncing baby girl - despite not knowing she was pregnant.

Google launches new email service dubbed 'Inbox'

Google Inc (GOOGL.O) launched an email service called "Inbox" on Wednesday that will better organize emails and display information such as appointments, flight bookings and package deliveries in a more user-friendly way.

A dinosaur mystery is solved, 70 million years later

In July 1965, two gigantic fossilized dinosaur arms replete with menacing claws were unearthed in the remote southern Gobi desert of Mongolia.

Panama bars travelers from three Ebola-hit African countries

Panama has banned entry of travelers from Liberia, Sierra Leone and Guinea, the three West African nations worst hit by the Ebola virus, the health ministry said on Wednesday.

Sudan's Bashir chosen by ruling party as candidate for 2015 elections

Sudan's ruling party chose President Omar Hassan al-Bashir on Tuesday as its candidate for next year's presidential vote, making it almost certain that he will not step aside but extend his rule after 25 years in power.

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