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Two burn to death in Ntulele trailer accident

Police watched helplessly as two people burnt to death after a trailer they were traveling in from Nairobi to Kisumu crashed at Ntulele area along the Narok-Mai Mahiu Highway Wednesday morning.

When President Uhuru's adviser vanished into thin air

When Dr Naomi Kathure Mutea, a senior nursing lecturer at Dedan Kimathi University, received a call from her first born son, Albert Muriuki on December 24, 2013, everything seemed normal.

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The White House on Tuesday called the massacre of hundreds of civilians in South Sudan an abomination and called for an end to the cycle of violence there.

KRA demands Sh118m from Gor Mahia

After asking Kenyan athletes to pay taxes, Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA) has turned its attention to local clubs.

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Pentagon scientists show off life-size robot

US Defence Secretary Chuck Hagel got a first-hand look at a life-size robot that resembles Hollywood's "Terminator," the latest experiment by the Pentagon's hi-tech researchers.

Two burn to death in Ntulele trailer accident

Police watched helplessly as two people burnt to death after a trailer they were traveling in from Nairobi to Kisumu crashed at Ntulele area along the Narok-Mai Mahiu Highway Wednesday morning.

South Sudan peace talks delayed as rebels deny massacre

South Sudan peace talks were delayed again on Tuesday as United Nations peacekeepers battle to protect some 22,000 civilians at a base in Bentiu, where dead bodies lined the dusty streets after an ethnic massacre during rebels' seizure of the oil town.

Hidden cost of addiction to social media

One of the biggest technological leaps in recent times has been the advent of the social media such as Facebook, Twitter, Snapchat, WAYN, LinkedIn, Google Plus and YouTube, among others.

Politician falls prey to white man’s trick

Politicians are known to be crafty and hardly fall prey to tricksters. However, a politician from Kericho County allegedly lost Sh21 million to a European working in cahoots with two local conmen.

Ten-year-old boy accused of raping fellow pupil in school toilets

A 10-year-old boy raped another pupil in a school toilet after watching internet pornography, a court has been told.

Rwandan president says he is not ready to rule out third term

Rwandan President Paul Kagame said on Tuesday it was too early to say whether he will seek a third term as head of the east African state, adding "whatever will happen, we'll have an explanation."

Life in jail after wiping out entire family

Fourteen years ago, a man in Kakamega shocked the entire nation and the world when he slaughtered eight members of his own family including his pregnant wife without splattering himself in blood.

Machine Complex to set up steel mill, eyes share of railway billions

The Numerical Machining Complex (NMC) is set to become a factor in Kenya’s industrialisation after decades of little or no production. The firm known for the failed Nyayo Car project plans to set up a steel mill on its land in Athi River.

New strategy needed to end road carnage

Even with stringent traffic rules put in place, accidents continue to occur on our roads at an alarming frequency. While too much emphasis has been placed on the ban on night travel and subjecting drivers to random Alcoblow tests, accidents occurring over the last few weeks show that our priorities could be wrong.

Kenya can emulate Malaysia’s success

My sojourn in Malaysia this past week has imbibed me a wealth of information I did not have about this great nation in recent years, except of course the tragic loss of their airliner MH370 last month.