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Diesel Prices Drop to All Time 1,600/-

Diesel Prices Drop to All Time 1,600/-

    Prices for petrol and diesel slid down further yesterday as EWURA made regulatory intervention history with diesel to be sold at 1,600/ and petrol 1,842/- per litre effective today. In a press release outlining its latest regulatory intervention, the Energy and Water Utilities Regulatory noted that prices for diesel have dropped from 1,747/- [&hellip

Kenya to Partner With Iran in Trade, Says Deputy President William Ruto.

Kenya to Partner With Iran in Trade, Says Deputy President William Ruto.

    The Deputy President said trade balance between the two nations is heavily in favour of Iran and underscored the need to bridge the gap.   Ruto said Kenya was ready to engage in partnership with the private sector in exploring opportunities in the fields of energy, trade, agriculture, health and education.   “We [&hellip

Cruz Fires Back at Trump’s Cheating Charges, Says ‘He’s Losing It’.

Cruz Fires Back at Trump’s Cheating Charges, Says ‘He’s Losing It’.

    Ted Cruz fired back at Donald Trump Wednesday over allegations that he “stole” the Iowa election, accusing the billionaire businessman of throwing a “Trumpertantrum” and questioning whether he has the “temperament” to lead.   Speaking to reporters in New Hampshire, Cruz quipped that with Trump in charge, Americans might wake up and find [&hellip

Egypt Court Overturns Mass Death Sentences.

Egypt Court Overturns Mass Death Sentences.

    An Egyptian appeals court has overturned death sentences issued to 149 people charged with lynching 11 police officers in August 2013, according to a report in the state-owned Al Ahram newspaper.   The court also ordered a retrial for the defendants over the attack, which occurred following the army’s removal of Mohamed Morsi [&hellip

Rural Electrification to Enter Third Phase.

Rural Electrification to Enter Third Phase.

      The  Ministry of Energy and Minerals through the Rural Energy Agency (REA), plans to launch the third phase of its ambitious rural electrification programme, Parliament was told yesterday. Energy and Minerals minister, Prof Sospeter Muhongo, said the agency has been instructed to provide a implementation report of the first and second phases [&hellip

Neymar under investigation for fraud

Neymar under investigation for fraud

Star Brazilian striker Neymar has found himself at the center of tax evasion allegations in his hometown of Santos. At the same time, he was facing a Spanish court over irregularities when he was signed to FC Barcelona. Soccer star Neymar and his father found themselves in new legal hot water on Tuesday when Brazilian [&hellip

Embezzlers of TASAF Funds Under Probe.

Embezzlers of TASAF Funds Under Probe.

        Gonernment  will probe allegations that some of its officials are using the Tanzania Social Action Fund (TASAF) projects for enriching themselves. Minister of State in the President’s Office (Good Governance and Public Service Management), Ms Angella Kairuki made the pledge when responding to Bunda Member of Parliament, Esther Bulaya (Chadema).   [&hellip

White House hopefuls head to New Hampshire

White House hopefuls head to New Hampshire

​The White House race has been thrown wide open after frontrunners from both parties suffered setbacks in the first contest in Iowa. Candidates of all stripes have packed up and are now heading to New Hampshire. The months-long presidential contest kicked into high gear Wednesday, with Democratic and Republican debates this week building up to next [&hellip

Google owner takes top spot from Apple

Google owner takes top spot from Apple

​Alphabet- Google’s parent company- has surpassed Apple as the world’s most valuable company after its latest earnings report. The company made a profit of $4.9bn (£3.4bn) for the fourth quarter, an increase from $4.7bn a year ago. The announcement sent its share price up as much as 9% in after-hours trading. That means that Alphabet [&hellip

Quranic Reflection 6:05 Ayat 6:18

Quranic Reflection 6:05 Ayat 6:18

Do they not reflect upon the Qur’an, or are there locks on the hearts? (Q 47:24) For past Quranic Reflections click here Bismillāh, January 29, 2016/Rabī‘uth Thānī 20, 1437 Quranic Reflections 6:05. Āyat 6:18 – Dominance of Allah over all things وَهُوَ الْقَاهِرُ فَوْقَ عِبَادِهِ وَهُوَ الْحَكِيمُ الْخَبِيرُ Wahuwal-qāhiru fawqa ‘ibādihi wahuwal-hakīmul-khabīr And He is the All-dominant over [&hellip