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Mpinga Warns Against Fare Hiking.

Mpinga Warns Against Fare Hiking.

  The  Chief Traffic Police Commander, Mohamed Mpinga has warned bus owners, conductors and ticket agents over fare hikes during the festive season. He warned that stiff penalties await offenders.   Mpinga issued the warning in Dar es Salaam at the launching of a Fata Fasta services saying they have set up an arrangement to [&hellip

Massive Clean-up Call Response.

Massive Clean-up Call Response.

    Tanzanians from all walks of life across the country on Wednesday responded to President John Magufuli’s directive of marking the independence anniversary by cleaning the environment in their respective areas. Spot surveys by the ‘Daily News’ around the city of Dar es Salaam and upcountry found out that the people woke up as [&hellip

Pistorius granted bail

Pistorius granted bail

​Oscar Pistorius has been granted bail at the onset of his sentencing for the murder of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp. The case will be heard in April 2016. Former Paralympian and Olympian Oscar Pistorius was granted bail after attending a hearing in Pretoria ahead of sentencing scheduled for 2016. His bail conditions include electronic tagging, [&hellip

Fergie: Don’t sack ‘great’ Jose

Fergie: Don’t sack ‘great’ Jose

Sir Alex Ferguson says Chelsea would be sacking “one of the best coaches of all time” if they got rid of Jose Mourinho. Saturday’s home defeat to Bournemouth was an eighth in this season’s Premier League for the reigning champions and brought an abrupt end to a recent improvement in results. And a report in [&hellip

‘Complete’ ban on Muslims entry into US

‘Complete’ ban on Muslims entry into US

​GOP presidential front runner Donald Trump calls for a “total and complete shutdown of Muslims” entering the United States, following last week’s mass shooting in California. In a statement released by his campaign team on Monday, the Islamophobiac real estate mogul urged a halt on Muslims entrance to the United States “until our country’s representatives can figure [&hellip

Outrage as Shallow Graves With Fresh Corpses Found in Mandera.

Outrage as Shallow Graves With Fresh Corpses Found in Mandera.

    MANDERA, KENYA: Shallow graves with 12 corpses including a woman’s have been discovered in Lethe area of Arabia Ward in Mandera East constituency sparking fear of a return of extra-judicial killings in an area where police and military forces have been battling Al Shabaab militants. The graves were, serendipitously, discovered on Sunday by [&hellip

Iran Seeks Mideast Stability, Muslims Unity: President Rouhani.

Iran Seeks Mideast Stability, Muslims Unity: President Rouhani.

    President Hassan Rouhani says Iran seeks to contribute to stability and development in the Middle East and reinforce unity and solidarity in the Muslim world.   According to Press TV, President Rouhani made the remarks in a meeting with Iran’s new ambassadors to Senegal, Thailand, the Philippines, Belgium, Pakistan, Denmark, Greece, Sri Lanka [&hellip

Steinmeier gives support for fight against ‘IS’

Steinmeier gives support for fight against ‘IS’

​Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier has arrived in Baghdad for meetings with government leaders to lend support for the fight against the so-called ‘Islamic State’ (IS). German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier arrived early Monday in Baghdad. “The stabilization of Iraq is just as important as the search for a political solution in Syria,” Steinmeier said after [&hellip

NATO ‘has no plans’ to send troops to Syria

NATO ‘has no plans’ to send troops to Syria

​NATO says it has no plans to deploy ground troops to Syria, where a coalition of regional and non-regional countries has been purportedly targeting the Takfiri Daesh terrorist group in an aerial campaign. “That is not on the agenda of the coalition and the NATO allies,” NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg told Swiss newspaper Tages-Anzeiger on Monday. [&hellip

India, Pakistan top officials meet

India, Pakistan top officials meet

​Senior Indian and Pakistani security officials have held talks on a variety of issues including terrorism and repeated ceasefire violations along their de facto border. According to a joint statement, the South Asian neighbors’ national security advisers held talks in a “candid, cordial and constructive atmosphere” in the Thai capital, Bangkok, Sunday. The senior officials [&hellip