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 2020-07-03 15:00 

The New Humanitarian

Ethiopian protests, Greek pushbacks, and a Myanmar mystery: The Cheat Sheet...

A weekly read to keep you in the loop on humanitarian issues....

 2020-07-03 15:00 

Standard Digital

Ex-police officer mauled to death by dogs...

The deceased, whose body was found lying along the road, is suspected to have been killed by dogs from one of the neighbours...

 2020-07-03 12:42 

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800 vulnerable children to benefit from Sh900,000 NGO fund...

will also distribute coronavirus preventive equipment which included handwashing tanks, bars of soap and face masks...

 2020-07-03 12:05 

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UN-warns-COVID-19-could-wipe-out-gains-in-equality-for-women-at-work...

An-estimated-40-of-women-employed-globally-work-in-hard-hit-sectors-such-as-hospitality-and-retail...

 2020-07-03 11:26 

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French-PM-Philippe-resigns-as-Macron-readies-reshuffle...

Questions-over-Philippes-job-have-swirled-since-mid-June-when-Macron-declared-he-wanted-to-reinvent-his-presidency...

 2020-07-03 11:18 

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Im-a-young-Black-man-who-used-to-oppose-Black-Lives-Matter...

The-BlackLivesMatter-movement-opened-my-eyes-to-the-extent-of-anti-Black-racism-in-the-United-States-today...

 2020-07-03 10:40 

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Three men to serve 30 years in jail for murder...

Mahigara, 46, told the court that he was innocent in the matter and was framed by some people who did not wish him well....

 2020-07-03 08:05 

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Police investigate death of murdered businessman...

According to Ngodhe Sub-location subchief Charles Ngoe the body had visible injuries....

 2020-07-03 08:01 

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Facebook-YouTube-Twitter-to-face-same-EU-rules-on-hateful-content-as-broadcasters...

Online-platforms-must-take-action-against-flagged-content-which-incites-violence-hatred-and-terrorism-and-ensure-appropriate-advertising-...

 2020-07-03 07:49 

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South-Africa-to-keep-20000-soldiers-on-COVID-19-duty-until-September...

President-Cyril-Ramaphosa-made-the-decision-to-have-20000-soldiers-enforcing-the-covid-19-restriction-a-drop-from-the-initial-76000...

 2020-07-03 07:27 

Standard Digital

Obado in court over poisoning case...

The governor defended himself against the allegations terming them politically instigated....

 2020-07-03 07:04 

Standard Digital

Standard Group CEO calls for professionalism during layoffs...

Even before the pandemic, the media industry had been on a slippery slope as a result of a drop in revenue and digital disruptions...

 2020-07-03 07:00 

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PNU and assembly in tussle over MCAs...

PNU de-whipped three MCAs because they were promoting other parties...

 2020-07-03 06:00 

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Vasco Da Gama pillar shielded from sea waves...

The Vasco da Gama pillar is a landmark in Malindi and attracts thousands of domestic and foreign tourists...

 2020-07-02 21:00 

Standard Digital

Uhuru warns officers over Sh10b jobs fund...

President says he wont entertain embezzlement of Kazi Mtaani money....

 2020-07-02 21:00 

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Burundi-changes-tack-declares-war-on-Covid-19...

New-president-says-coronavirus-is-his-countrys-biggest-enemy-after-the-nation-largely-ignored-the-dangers-it-posed...

 2020-07-02 21:00 

Standard Digital

Judge orders agency to open census servers...

Petitioners to appoint three IT experts to carry out scrutiny and file a report in 30 days....

 2020-07-02 20:45 

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[ World ]

Sierra-Leone-doctors-strike-leaves-COVID-19-patients-stranded...

Doctors-treating-COVID-19-patients-in-Sierra-Leone-went-on-strike-on-Thursday-over-unpaid-bonuses-leaving-patients-in-some-of-the-main-treatment-cent...

 2020-07-02 16:41 

Standard Digital

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Why-singers-killing-ignited-deadly-clashes-among-Ethiopias-Oromo-people...

Some-powerful-Oromo-activists-are-publicly-criticising-Abiy-accusing-him-of-pushing-his-new-pan-Ethiopian-Prosperity-Party-at-the-expense-of-Oromo-...

 2020-07-02 16:25 

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Botswana-investigating-mystery-deaths-of-275-elephants...

Botswana-is-investigating-the-unexplained-deaths-of-elephants-over-the-past-months-Poaching-has-been-ruled-out-as-the-carcasses-were-found-intact...

 2020-07-02 15:55 

The New Humanitarian

Inside Congo's Ebola emergency...

All our reporting on the second deadliest Ebola outbreak in history....

 2020-07-02 13:58 

Standard Digital

Uhuru: There's no room for politics in the Kazi Mtaani program...

President said the initiative was mooted to assist Kenyan youth whose livelihoods had been disrupted Covid-19...

 2020-07-02 13:51 

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How-Covid-19-hit-Spains-poorest-neighbourhood...

The-area-known-as-Poligono-Sur-is-home-to-40000-people-and-is-officially-the-poorest-area-in-Spain...

 2020-07-02 13:36 

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Iran-reports-accident-at-nuclear-site-no-casualties...

The-Natanz-facility-is-one-of-Irans-main-uranium-enrichment-plants...

 2020-07-02 13:26 

Standard Digital

[ World ]

Police-shut-criminal-phone-network-used-to-plan-murders...

Police-said-they-were-able-to-intercept-millions-of-messages...

 2020-07-02 13:19 

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After-hell-in-Libyan-jails-migrants-reunite-aboard-rescue-boat...

Despite-the-dangers-of-the-wood-boats-used-to-flee-Libya-there-is-no-shortage-of-migrants-willing-to-try...

 2020-07-02 13:00 

The New Humanitarian

Despite COVID-19 setbacks, displaced Kachin women keep their families afloat...

COVID-19 has squeezed aid and income to a trickle in Myanmar's north. Three displaced women, who lead their households, explain how life has changed....

 2020-07-02 12:25 

Standard Digital

Blind man and six children thrown out of Kwale house over rent...

Nyakundi who lost his eyesight in 2013 blamed the Covid-19 pandemic for dealing his family a devastating blow....

 2020-07-02 11:48 

Standard Digital

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Rare-Javan-Rhino-captured-on-hidden-camera-in-gleeful-mudbath...

There-are-only-72-Javan-rhinos-left-in-the-wild-including-39-males-and-33-females...

 2020-07-02 11:42 

Standard Digital

[ World ]

Indian-PM-Modi-shuts-Weibo-account-after-banning-Chinese-apps...

Sina-Weibo-announced-the-closure-of-the-account-late-on-Wednesday-and-the-removal-comes-a-few-days-after-India-banned-dozens-of-Chinese-apps...

 2020-07-02 11:39 

Standard Digital

KWS park entry fees slashed by half...

CS Najib Balala says entry fees to all KWS game parks and reserves reduced by 50 per cent for a year to cushion sector from effects of Covid-19...

 2020-07-02 11:14 

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Eight-years-after-bombing-Somalia-reopens-national-theatre...

He-said-security-forces-would-protect-the-theatre-and-even-the-new-coronavirus-would-not-deter-them-from-putting-on-shows...

 2020-07-02 11:01 

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Police-fire-in-air-to-keep-crowds-from-Ethiopian-singers-funeral...

Members-of-the-military-federal-police-and-regional-police-were-out-in-force-and-two-residents-said-police-were-firing-in-the-air...

 2020-07-02 10:54 

Standard Digital

Covid-19 patient in Nandi County on the run...

The runaway patient who is said to have been under police custody was diagnosed with the disease last week....

 2020-07-02 10:54 

Standard Digital

Covid-19 patient escapes isolation centre in Nandi...

The runaway patient who is said to have been under police custody was diagnosed with the disease last week....

 2020-07-02 10:22 

Standard Digital

Man set house ablaze, kills wife and two children...

The two children, five and three years old were burnt beyond recognition. Witnesses say the man had stabbed them before setting the house ablaze....

 2020-07-02 09:59 

Standard Digital

Only 8 per cent of Kenyans know someone who is Covid-19 positive...

79 per cent of Kenyans are feeling irritable, depressed and hopeless. In addition, 78 per cent are feeling that they have been pushed to the edge...

 2020-07-02 08:08 

Standard Digital

KEBS boss Benard Njiraini arrested...

Njiraini was arrested by officers of the Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission on Thursday morning....

 2020-07-02 08:00 

Standard Digital

Covid-19: How persons with disabilities are making a living...

It is on the table that Nderitu has been making his ends meet for the past three years after struggling in the streets....

 2020-07-02 08:00 

Standard Digital

Covid-19: How persons with disability are making a living...

It is on the table that Nderitu has been making his ends meet for the past three years after struggling in the streets....

 2020-07-02 08:00 

Standard Digital

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Biden-and-allies-collect-more-cash-than-Trump-for-a-second-straight-month...

Biden-and-allied-Democratic-groups-raked-in-over-141-million-during-the-month-while-President-Trump-and-closely-tied-groups-hauled-131-million...

 2020-07-02 07:05 

Standard Digital

[ World ]

Gunmen-attack-Mexican-drug-rehab-center-killing-24...

Police-in-the-city-in-Guanajuato-state-said-the-unidentified-attackers-also-shot-and-wounded-seven-people...

 2020-07-02 06:56 

Standard Digital

Theft suspect healing gunshot wound pleads guilty, jailed...

Silas Njeru Nthenge pleaded guilty to being found in possession of a stolen electric timber sawing machine worth Sh100,000...

 2020-07-02 06:23 

Standard Digital

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Shipment-of-Chinese-hair-goods-seized-by-US-officials-suspecting-forced-labor...

-The-US-government-has-blocked-an-800000-shipment-of-hair-extensions-and-accessories-from-China-suspected-to-made-through-forced-labour...

 2020-07-02 06:00 

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81-killed-in-violence-after-death-of-Ethiopian-singer...

Hachalu-Hundessa-whose-political-songs-gave-voice-to-the-Oromos-longstanding-sense-of-marginalisation-was-shot-dead-on-Monday-night...

 2020-07-02 06:00 

Standard Digital

Kalonzo cause of my woes, says Ngilu...

Ngilu claims Kalonzo giving instructions to his majority MCAs to topple her...

 2020-07-02 05:55 

Standard Digital

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Australia-considering-safe-haven-offer-to-Hong-Kongers...

Prime-Minister-said-the-situation-in-Hong-Kong-was-very-concerning-and-his-government-was-very-actively-considering-proposals-to-welcome-them...

 2020-07-02 05:54 

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Military-deployed-in-Ethiopian-capital-after-more-than-80-killed-in-protests...

The-protests-were-sparked-by-the-assassination-of-popular-musician-Haacaaluu-Hundeessaa-on-Monday-night...

 2020-07-02 05:46 

Standard Digital

[ World ]

Judge-lifts-ban-on-tell-all-book-by-Trumps-niece...

The-new-book-will-explain-how-her-uncle-became-the-man-who-now-threatens-the-worlds-health-economic-security-and-social-fabric...

 2020-07-02 05:45 

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At-least-50-dead-in-landslide-at-Myanmar-jade-mine-officials-say...

Deadly-landslides-and-other-accidents-are-common-in-the-poorly-regulated-mines-of-Hpakant...

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