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Clegg uses Holy Qur’an to decry terror

Clegg uses Holy Qur’an to decry terror

The British Deputy Prime Minister, Nick Clegg,  has taken an interesting stance in response to an anti-Muslim current created following the brutal murder of a soldier in Woolwich, southeast London. Nick Clegg told a community event in Islington, north London that “terrorism has no religion because there is no religious conviction that can justify the [&hellip

Saudi’s King Abdullah clinically dead

Saudi’s King Abdullah clinically dead

Saudi Arabia’s King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz is reported to be clinically dead as the monarch is not recently seen in the public. A Saudi journalist working for London-Based Asharq Alawsat says the Saudi monarch has been clinically dead since Wednesday. He also quoted medical sources in Saudi Arabia as saying that the king’s vital organs, [&hellip

Another US bridge buckles in Missouri

Another US bridge buckles in Missouri

Another US highway bridge has partially collapsed in the state of Missouri reportedly after its support pillars were impacted as a result of a nearby freight train collision. The collapse of the highway overpass near the town of Chaffee came when rail cars smashed into one of its support pillars after the train collision on [&hellip

Wheelchair tennis players back home

Wheelchair tennis players back home

Tanzania National Wheelchair Tennis Team Tanzania wheelchair tennis team returns home after competing in the just ended BNP Paribas World Cup staged in Turkey. Tanzania Paralympics Committee (TPC) chairman Jason Johnson said they did not perform well though his body remains proud. He said Novatus Temba became the first junior wheelchair tennis player from Tanzania [&hellip

Stakeholders urge government to review forestry policy and regulations

Stakeholders urge government to review forestry policy and regulations

Global Forest Coalition The government has been advised to review its forestry policy and regulations to benefit the majority Tanzanians, because the current one favours minority group of people. This was revealed in Dar es Salaam at the weekend when different environment conservation stakeholders met among others to discuss on environment issues in a workshop [&hellip

Chamber of Commerce urged to ease growth in business

Chamber of Commerce urged to ease growth in business

Raymond Mbilinyi Tanzania Chamber of Commerce, Industry and Agriculture (TCCIA) has been challenged to not only create business opportunities but also ease avenues to these ventures for the sake of the country’s economic growth and development. The Executive Secretary of Tanzania National Business Council (TNBC) Raymond Mbilinyi, made the call in Dar es Salaam at [&hellip

New govt strategy to prioritise local contractors

New govt strategy to prioritise local contractors

Minister of Works, Dr John Magufuli Government has announced a new strategy in which they are to prioritize local contractors in large construction projects to ensure funds released for the projects remains in the country. The strategy was announced over the weekend by the Minister of Works, Dr John Magufuli, while speaking at the annual [&hellip

First Africa domestic workers forum for Dar

First Africa domestic workers forum for Dar

It has been revealed that Tanzania does not have national data of its domestic workers as alleged by an ILO representative. The revelation comes ahead of the International Labour Organization (ILO) three day regional knowledge sharing forum on domestic workers the first of its kind in Africa to be held in Dar es Salaam from [&hellip

Barcelona to sign Neymar

Barcelona to sign Neymar

Barcelona have agreed a deal to sign Brazil striker Neymar from Santos. A Barcelona statement read: “FC Barcelona and Santos have agreed terms for Neymar. The 21-year old is one of the most promising footballers on the planet.” Neymar da Silva Santos Junior Born: 5 February 1992, Brazil Brazil caps: 32 Brazil goals: 20 What [&hellip

Mumbai Indians win 2013 IPL title

Mumbai Indians win 2013 IPL title

Mumbai Indians won the Indian Premier League title after beating Chennai Super Kings by 23 runs in the final. Mumbai batted first and scored 148-9 thanks to West Indian Kieron Pollard’s 60 not out off 32 deliveries. Dwayne Bravo took 4-42 for Chennai, who were aiming for their third IPL success in four years. Indian [&hellip