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‘500 European militants fight in Syria’

‘500 European militants fight in Syria’

A number of militants in Syria are seen around a fellow militant preparing to throw a grenade in Aleppo. Several international human rights organizations have accused the militants operating in Syria of committing war crimes.” The European Union’s counter-terrorism coordinator says at least 500 Europeans are fighting along with the foreign-backed militants against Syria. EU’s [&hellip

Blast injures 13 near Pakistan Shia site

Blast injures 13 near Pakistan Shia site

A bomb explosion has inured at least 13 people near a Shia mosque in Quetta, the capital city of Pakistan’s southwestern Baluchistan Province, police say. The target of the Wednesday incident is still unclear and no group has claimed responsibility for the attack. The bomb was attached to a bicycle parked in front of a [&hellip

82 dead in Bangladesh building collapse

82 dead in Bangladesh building collapse

At least 82 people have been killed and over 600 others injured in an incident where an eight-story building collapsed in the Bangladeshi capital, Dhaka. The number of deaths at the Rana Plaza is expected to rise. “Many people are feared dead,” said the director of the fire department, Zehadul Islam. The Rana Plaza located [&hellip

Medieval couple skeletons uncovered

Medieval couple skeletons uncovered

A team of Romanian archeologists has unearthed two skeletons of a young man and a woman buried together with their hands clasped in the city of Cluj-Napoca Found at the site of a former Dominican monastery in Cluj-Napoca , the skeletons belonged to a couple lived between 1450 and 1550, according to the grave’s position [&hellip

Azam walk on tight rope

Azam walk on tight rope

Azam walk on tight rope as any slip up in their remaining three matches could easily hand over the Mainland premiership title to pacemakers Young Africans. The team needs to perfect and win the rest of the fixtures while praying for Yanga to stagnate at the 56-point mark, Azam’s maximum ceiling. The ice-cream makers are [&hellip

TIC receives 7,000 projects worth 60bn/-

TIC receives 7,000 projects worth 60bn/-

Dr Mary Nagu Over 7,000 investment projects with a fine tune capital of 60bn/- have been registered at the Tanzania Investment Centre (TIC) between 2000 and 2012 the house heard here yesterday. State Minister, Prime Minister’s Office Investment and Empowerment Dr Mary Nagu told parliamentarians yesterday that at least 7,012 investments were successful registered during [&hellip

Extra work for police with traffic lights switched off

Extra work for police with traffic lights switched off

National Traffic Commander Mohamed Mpinga has said that failure to switch on traffic lights by Works ministry at road junctions in Dar es Salaam causes extra work to the traffic police. Speaking to The Guardian yesterday on a phone interview, Commander Mpinga accused the ministry of delays in completing road infrastructure constructions which has been [&hellip

376 cows disappear from Ruvu Ranch

376 cows disappear from Ruvu Ranch

A total of 376 cows are reported to have disappeared mysteriously from Ruvu Ranch in Coast Region, police have confirmed. The disappearance of the animals is contained in a letter dated April 2 this year that the general manager of the National Ranching Company (NARCO), Dr John Mbogoma, sent to the Permanent Secretary in the [&hellip

We’ll fit commuter buses with billing gadgets-TRA

We’ll fit commuter buses with billing gadgets-TRA

TRA Principal Officer, Hamisi Lupenja The Tanzania Revenue Authority (TRA) is planning to install electronic fiscal devices (EFDs) in all upcountry buses to enhance revenue collection. The move is also meant to put an end to overcharging of unsuspecting travelers. This follows the continued refusal by bus owners to issue receipts and keep proper records [&hellip

Bayern Munich vs Barcelona

Bayern Munich vs Barcelona

Bayern Munich manager Jupp Heynckes says he is not worried at the possible return of Lionel Messi to Barcelona’s side for Tuesday’s Champions League semi-final first leg in Germany. Messi has not played since coming off the substitutes’ bench to help Barca overcome Paris St-Germain on away goals in the quarter-finals. Bayern’s route to the [&hellip