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Small and Medium Enterprises in Malindi can now enjoy affordable internet following the introduction of Safaricom fibre in the region.
Small and Medium Enterprises in Malindi can now enjoy affordable internet following the introduction of Safaricom fibre in the region.
Standard Chartered Bank Botswana has become the first bank to open a branch at the Sir Seretse Khama International Airport (SSKIA) targeting the ever increasing traffic at the airport.
With the goal of attracting more Foreign Direct Investment (FDI), government will come up with a law that will promote and facilitate investment in the country.
Majwe Mining, a contract mining company engaged by Debswana at Jwaneng, says its recently expired contract has been renewed by two more years, which is up to 2018.
OTTAWA - A Quebec First Nation has filed a lawsuit seeking aboriginal title over much of downtown Ottawa, including Parliament Hill. "The Algonquin Anishinabe Nation has never surrendered its title t
OTTAWA - Warren Allmand, who spent more than 30 years as a Liberal MP and cabinet minister, has died at the age of 84. Allmand, who represented the Montreal riding of Notre Dame De Grace from 1965 to
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The discovery of smallpox DNA in a 17th century child mummy may shorten the timeline of the deadly infectious disease's history, according to a study published Thursday The post Tracing smallpox: Viru
What’s “normal” in a marriage is less important than what’s mutual             
Dear Amy: A dozen years ago I married a very intelligent, kind and highly educated man.             
It’s the 54th year for Most Holy Trinity’s Christmas party, and for the owner of the Anchor Bar, it’s almost a religion             
A winter weather advisory remains in effect through early Saturday as chilly Arctic air collides with precipitation bringing moderate to heavy snowfall and gusty winds.
Yoga Behind Bars has offered yoga classes to prisoners for a while. Now it’s teaching inmates at the women’s prison near Gig Harbor how to lead classes themselves.
Kirk Douglas has a lot to share after living for 100 years and spending 70 of those years in the movie-making business.             
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Space professionals praise integrity, leadership of astronaut John Glenn.             
A lot of people were surprised when developer Naughty Dog officially announced “The Last of Us Part 2” last weekend. However, it was discovered recently that the developer actually hinted at the sequ
Stopping Friday morning at a collapsed mosque in Tringgading not far from the quake's epicenter, Joko "Jokowi" Widodo gave money to people who had lost family members. More than 100 people were kill
The tumour, found in the extinct species's fossilised jaw, is a benign one made up of miniature, tooth-like structures, they reported in the latest issue of Journal of the American Medical Assoc
Georgia’s secretary of state said Thursday an attempt to hack into the state’s voter registration database has been traced back to the Department of Homeland Security. Secretary of State Brian Kemp,
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SASKATOON - The Saskatoon Health Region has joined others across the country in warning patients who have had open-heart surgery that they are at potential risk for infection. The warning is aimed at
The 21st Century Cures Act, a bill that sailed through Congress with overwhelming support from both parties, stands in contrast to the looming fight over the Affordable Care Act.
HealthDay News The age-old practice of Tai Chi shows promise in treating post-traumatic stress disorder in veterans, new research shows.
HealthDay News A healthy diet may help people with kidney disease live longer, researchers report.
OTTAWA - Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's preference for discussing climate change over health care is being used as an argument by the provinces to justify extending the annual six per cent increase i
SYDNEY/WELLINGTON (Reuters) - Residents of the remote Solomon Islands rushed into the hills after a powerful 7.8 earthquake struck early on Friday, with some reports of small tsunami waves as aftersho
TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan's Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI) said on Friday it has nearly doubled its projections for costs related to the Fukushima nuclear disaster, including decommissio
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Overseeing the campaign, with support from the backroom team camped out at Modi's sprawling bungalow in the capital, was Adhia, a top finance ministry official. The post Demonetisation: Who knew? Modi
Carl's Jr. head is selected to be Trump's Labor secretary Dec. 8, 2016, 7:29 p.m. This is our look at President-elect Donald Trump's transition and the outgoing Obama administration: Andy Puzder i
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Pomona College’s Board of Trustees has named G. Gabrielle Starr as the school’s next president, the first time a woman and African American has been appointed to lead the Claremont liberal arts in
Oak Park has aspirations of being an Open Division team in the Southern Section this season, so having the opportunity to take on No. 1-ranked Sierra Canyon on Friday at 6:30 p.m. at Sierra Canyon
Most Californians give high marks to their public universities and colleges but worry they are too expensive, according to a statewide survey released Thursday. The majority of Californians survey
SYDNEY, Dec 9 (Reuters) - Australia on Friday approved the A$386.5 million ($288 million) sale of the country's largest private land holder S. Kidman & Co to a consortium led by the country's richest
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India's Prime Minister Narender Modi, has undone the Black Cash Economy of India, despite odds in the Political and Business system of India. Summary:BC Peoples Party presid
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Demonetisation: Who knew? Modi’s black money move kept a closely guarded secret

Overseeing the campaign, with support from the backroom team camped out at Modi's sprawling bungalow in the capital, was Adhia, a top finance ministry official. The post Demonetisation: Who knew? Modi
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Carl's Jr. head is selected to be Trump's Labor secretary

Carl's Jr. head is selected to be Trump's Labor secretary Dec. 8, 2016, 7:29 p.m. This is our look at President-elect Donald Trump's transition and the outgoing Obama administration: Andy Puzder i
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In Iowa, Trump signals more Carrier-style deals coming

Carl's Jr. head is selected to be Trump's Labor secretary Dec. 8, 2016, 7:29 p.m. This is our look at President-elect Donald Trump's transition and the outgoing Obama administration: Andy Puzder i
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Pomona College's new president will be the first woman and African American to lead the campus

Pomona College’s Board of Trustees has named G. Gabrielle Starr as the school’s next president, the first time a woman and African American has been appointed to lead the Claremont liberal arts in
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Boys' basketball: Oak Park prepares for Sierra Canyon showdown

Oak Park has aspirations of being an Open Division team in the Southern Section this season, so having the opportunity to take on No. 1-ranked Sierra Canyon on Friday at 6:30 p.m. at Sierra Canyon
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Californians rate public colleges highly and back giving them more state dollars, survey shows

Most Californians give high marks to their public universities and colleges but worry they are too expensive, according to a statewide survey released Thursday. The majority of Californians survey
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UPDATE 2-Australia approves sale of giant Kidman pastoral holdings

SYDNEY, Dec 9 (Reuters) - Australia on Friday approved the A$386.5 million ($288 million) sale of the country's largest private land holder S. Kidman & Co to a consortium led by the country's richest
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BRIEF-Vanfund Urban Investment & Development to sell 85 pct stake in investment firm for 35 mln yuan

Dec 9 (Reuters) - Vanfund Urban Investment & Development Co Ltd :
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Taiwan stocks edge up amid profit-booking

TAIPEI, Dec 9 (Reuters) - Taiwan stocks were slightly higher on Friday amid profit-booking after the index rose for three straight sessions to close at its highest level in nearly seven weeks. The
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Exclusive: First photos of luxury line Seabourn's swanky new ship

The 600-passenger Seabourn Encore will be christened next month in Singapore             
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Magic Kingdom: Disney After Dark returning

Disney After Dark will see the light of day again. For seven nights in early 2017, a limited number of visitors will be able to linger in Magic Kingdom for three hours after the theme park has clos

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United Airlines introduces 'basic economy' fare that bans carry-ons

United Airlines is introducing new fares that mean some passengers will be charged extra to store their luggage in overhead bins - because they'll have to buy a more expensive ticket to do so.
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Virgin Atlantic flight from Lagos to London Heathrow diverts to Marseille

A Virgin Atlantic passenger jet flying from Lagos to London Heathrow declared a mid-air medical emergency and landed in Marseille. An ill passenger was met by emergency services at the airport.
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Swimwear models happily splashing and swimming with deadly stingrays and sharks

Off the island of Moorea, French Polynesia, sharks and stingrays have become used to human presence and interaction, and behave in a curious and friendly manner towards them.
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Daredevil swings 400 FEET above a Utah canyon in a tiny tent

Photographer Brian Mosbaugh captured the astonishing images of friends Logan Mitchell, 24, and Josh Beaudoin, 34, as they swung around at the picturesque location in Moab, Utah.
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American seeks uniform answers as attendants demand recall

Flight attendants union says members have reported irritation and illness from new uniforms.             
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Fun Spot adding wooden coaster at Kissimmee park

A wooden roller coaster is expected to open next year at Fun Spot America in Kissimmee, the company announced Thursday.

The ride will be the only wooden coaster in the Southeast U.S. to incl

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Top 10 Canadian places featured on Instagram [Photos]

Instagram recently revealed its list of the top places in Canada featured in Instagram photos this year. Given the size of the population (and some of the events going on this year), it’s not surprisi
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