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Russia sends aid worth $1.3m to Syria

Russia sends aid worth $1.3m to Syria

Russia has dispatched another consignment of humanitarian aid worth $1.3 million to Syria in an effort to assist the victims of the ongoing turmoil in Syria. The Russian Foreign Ministry said in a statement on Thursday that the new batch, which was delivered to Damascus this week, includes medical equipment, clothes and food supplies, Ria [&hellip

Vehicle accident leaves 12 dead in Iran

Vehicle accident leaves 12 dead in Iran

Twelve people lose their lives after a minibus plunges into the reservoir of a dam in the southwestern Iranian province of Khuzestan, a local official says. The minibus was being transported by a ferry across the reservoir of Karoun 3 Dam when it slipped off the vessel and fell into the water on Wednesday, Director [&hellip

US basketball star gives mosquito nets

US basketball star gives mosquito nets

US basketball player Stephen Curry and ESPN sports editor and co-founder of anti-malaria efforts nothing but nets, Rick Reilly, donated 38,000 long lasting insecticide mosquito nets (LLIN) to over 69,000 refugees living in the Nyarugusu refugees camp in Kasulu district, Kigoma region. Speaking during handing over ceremony, Curry who plays for Golden State Warriors said [&hellip

Ponda sought in Zanzibar

Ponda sought in Zanzibar

Zanzibar Commissioner of Police, Mussa Ali Mussa The Secretary General of Muslim Communities and Institutions Council Sheikh Issa Ponda is being sought by police for organising provocative religious gatherings Zanzibar. Ponda is on conditional discharge of 12 months. Zanzibar Commissioner of Police Mussa Ali Mussa said yesterday that the Police investigation unit was looking for [&hellip

Dar hosts International Youth Camp

Dar hosts International Youth Camp

Dr Fenella Mukangara, Minister of Information, Youth, Sports and Culture Government has told youths to use all available resources and opportunities in the country to overcome unemployment instead sitting idle and keep on throwing heaps of blames to their governments. Minister of Information, Youth, Sports and Culture Dr Fenella Mukangara made a call yesterday in [&hellip

Children with albinism deserve care

Children with albinism deserve care

Pupils with albinism wave flags at climax of this year’s Summer Camp at Jelly’s English Medium Primary School in Ilemela District, Mwanza Region. Parents who abandon their children living with albinism have been scolded, and warned that they could face the wrath of the law. “These parents should know that abandoning children is a criminal [&hellip

Govt sacks security officials over poaching

Govt sacks security officials over poaching

The government has dismissed from duty two policemen and two prison officers for allegedly being involved in poaching activities and abusing the power bestowed upon them. They are Corporal Senga Nyembo and PC Issa Mtama of Oysterbay Police post, and seven others who were arrested on Sunday in Coast Region over illegal possession of 70 [&hellip

Hand writing can unveils personal traits

Hand writing can unveils personal traits

Some 5,000 different personality traits can be explored based on the person’s handwriting, according to the research from the National Pen Company in the United States. According to the study the behavioral profile can be determined based on the process of analyzing a person’s handwriting which is called graphology. The recent study dubbed infographic analyzes [&hellip

‘Oil threat’ to Africa’s oldest park

‘Oil threat’ to Africa’s oldest park

The conservation group WWF is calling on a UK-based company to abandon its plans to explore for oil in Africa’s oldest national park. The charity says Soco International’s proposals could put the Virunga National Park in the eastern Democratic Republic of Congo at risk. The park is home to more than 3,000 different kinds of [&hellip

Robert Mugabe wins Zimbabwe election

Robert Mugabe wins Zimbabwe election

A senior source in the ruling party of Zimbabwe, ZANU-PF, says President Robert Mugabe has defeated Prime Minster Morgan Tsvangirai in the presidential election. “We’ve taken this election. We’ve buried the Movement for Democratic Change (MDC). We never had any doubt that we were going to win,” said the source, who spoke on condition of [&hellip