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Death toll in Dar building tragedy 29, as tenants nearby evacuated

Death toll in Dar building tragedy 29, as tenants nearby evacuated

Death toll in Dar building tragedy 29, as tenants nearby evacuated BY DEVOTA MWACHANG`A 1st April 2013   Bishop Dr Alex Malasusa, Head of the Evangelical Lutheran Church of Tanzania (ELCT), blesses faithful during Easter Mass at Azania Front Church in Dar es Salaam yesterday.(Photo: Khalfan Said) The death toll from Saturday’s collapsed 16-storey building [&hellip

China to build cultural centre in Tanzania

China to build cultural centre in Tanzania

China to build cultural centre in Tanzania BY BEATRICE PHILEMON 1st April 2013   President Xi Jipping and President Jakaya Kikwete when visit Tanzania last week China’s government has revealed plans to set up a Chinese cultural centre in Tanzania that will accommodate 100-120 Chinese students at a time. The plans were revealed over the [&hellip

US F-22 stealth fighters sent to join S Korea maneuvers

US F-22 stealth fighters sent to join S Korea maneuvers

US F-22 stealth fighters sent to join S Korea maneuvers F-22 stealth fighter jets (file photo) Mon Apr 1, 2013 2:26AM GMT On March 11, Seoul and Washington launched a week-long annual joint military maneuver near the Korean Peninsula despite warnings from Pyongyang. The maneuver involved 10,000 South Korean soldiers and about 3,000 US troops. [&hellip

Cypriot president’s family involved in financial scandal: Report

Cypriot president’s family involved in financial scandal: Report

Cypriot president’s family involved in financial scandal: Report Cypriot President Nicos Anastasiades Mon Apr 1, 2013 6:18AM GMT 0 13 3 Bank of Cyprus is set to confiscate up to 60 percent of deposits of over than 100,000 euros (USD 128,000) as part of a recent EU-led bailout plan. Related Interviews: ‘Outrage can hinder Cypriot [&hellip

West wrecked Iraq under democracy guise

West wrecked Iraq under democracy guise

West wrecked Iraq under democracy guise Mon Apr 1, 2013 6:46AM GMT Related Interviews: ‘Syrian opp. serves interests of West’ A former member of the British domestic spy agency, MI5, says Iraq “has been wrecked by the western intervention”, stressing the claims of taking democracy to Iraq were “flagrant hypocrisy” from the very onset. “It’s [&hellip

CNN spreads lies against Iran, Syria: Ex-correspondent

CNN spreads lies against Iran, Syria: Ex-correspondent

CNN spreads lies against Iran, Syria: Ex-correspondent Ex-CNN reporter Amber Lyon Mon Apr 1, 2013 7:14AM GMT Related Interviews: ‘Qatar plays into Israeli hands on Syria’ ‘Govt. forces in full control of Syria’ Related Viewpoints: Psychotic US bidding for hair trigger An outspoken investigative journalist and former CNN correspondent has once again stressed that the [&hellip

Independent Commission answer to violence against human rights

Independent Commission answer to violence against human rights

Independent Commission answer to violence against human rights BY SYLIVESTER DOMASA 1st April 2013   Human rights activists have warned the government over the alarming increases of violence against humanity in the country, saying formation of an autonomous Commission for Human Rights and Good Governance (CHRGG) to tackle the menace is necessary. Speaking during human [&hellip

Iran marks Islamic Republic Day

Iran marks Islamic Republic Day

Iran marks Islamic Republic Day Over 98 percent of the Iranians voted in favor of an Islamic Republic system in late March 1979. (File photo) Mon Apr 1, 2013 4:19AM GMT 9 62 3 In a two-day referendum held on March 30-31 after the 1979 victory of the Islamic Revolution, over 98.2 percent of the [&hellip

Science fair attracts hundreds in Arusha

Science fair attracts hundreds in Arusha

Science fair attracts hundreds in Arusha BY PROSPER MAKENE 1st April 2013   Student conduct experiments The third annual science fair which was conducted by the Arusha based St Jude’s Smith Secondary school to encourage students to study science subjects has attracted a good number of students and teachers to see the unique projects. The [&hellip

New poll shows 50% of US women fear poverty

New poll shows 50% of US women fear poverty

New poll shows 50% of US women fear poverty A poll by Allianz Life Insurance shows even 27% of American women with annual incomes exceeding USD 200,000 have fears about becoming poor. Sun Mar 31, 2013 2:49PM GMT 1 Nearly six million Americans are currently receiving jobless benefits. However, the actual figure would have been [&hellip