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International News: Indonesia tsunami: Horrifying moment deadly waves wipe out stage as band play

The band performed at a beach resort in Tanjung Lesung. A pop band and their fans were caught up in the deadly tsunami which struck in Indonesia, killing at least 168 people. Horrifying...

Local News: Poor performance: County without grade A

Education CS Amina Mohamed during the release of Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education (KCSE) 2018 in Nairobi, on Friday, December 21 2018 Photo: David Njaaga/Standard Taita-Taveta County...

Local News: Christmas rush: Pain for travellers as PSV operators hike fares

National Transport and Safety Authority (NTSA) Director General, Francis Meja and Inspector General of Police Joseph Boinet warned PSV operators against hiking fares. Dorcas Kwamboka, 45, a...

Crazy Monday: Changing face of Christmas in era of technology

Changing face of Christmas in era of technology Mercy Adhiambo Posted on: 23rd Dec 2018 ...

Crazy Monday: Maraga in brush with death as road accidents claim 17 lives

Maraga in brush with death as road accidents claim 17 lives Sunday Standard team Posted on: 23rd Dec 2018 ...

Crazy Monday: Pain for travelers as PSV operators hike fares to cash in on the Christmas rush

Pain for travelers as PSV operators hike fares to cash in on the Christmas rush James Wanzala Posted on: 23rd Dec 2018 ...

Crazy Monday: Putin’s trusted man lands in Nairobi, but what was the mission?

Putin’s trusted man lands in Nairobi, but what was the mission? Vincent Achuka Posted on: 23rd Dec 2018 ...

Crazy Monday: Gloom as maize farmers face Christmas with ailing pockets

Gloom as maize farmers face Christmas with ailing pockets Osinde Obare Posted on: 23rd Dec 2018 ...

MicCheck: Hockey: Telkom beat Ghana’s GRA to reclaim Africa title

Hockey: Telkom beat Ghana's GRA to reclaim Africa title Elizabeth Mburugu Posted on: 23rd Dec 2018 ...

Sasini earnings decline 13 per cent on harsh weather

Listed agriculture firm Sasini has recorded a 13 per cent decline in profit after tax to stand at Sh293.5 million from Sh339.4 million last year.

Crazy Monday: Irish envoy who’s engineered major milestones in Kenya

Irish envoy who’s engineered major milestones in Kenya Silas Nyachwani Posted on: 23rd Dec 2018 ...

Rising price of leisure will soon make Kenya ill

Sports and related activities keep us physically and emotionally fit.

Crazy Monday: Supreme Court sets new rules for lawyers

Supreme Court sets new rules for lawyers Everlyne Judith Kwamboka Posted on: 22nd Dec 2018 ...

Make merry responsibly and step up efforts to ensure safety for all

The festive period is with us again and Kenyans have every reason to celebrate.

African News: Ommy Dimpoz discharged from German hospital, Joho settles his bills

Ommy Dimpoz and Governor Joho. Tanzanian singer Omary Nyembo better known by his stage name Ommy Dimpoz has been discharged from a German hospital. The Baadaye singer was discharged from the...

Region bets on islands to shore up tourism cash

Investors have put up hotels and eco-lodges that are drawing visitors.

Putin’s trusted man lands in Nairobi, but what was the mission?

A private jet belonging to one of Russian President Vladmir Putin's most trusted aides landed in Nairobi this week.

Local News: AP kills married lover in police canteen, commits suicide

"He was armed with a G3 and talked to no one" A police constable shot his lover and turned the gun on his head after confirming she was dead. The officer based in Isiolo had returned from duty...

The tiny money App running ahead of M-Pesa in Ethiopia

Amole has registered 350,000 subscribers in five months.

Changing face of Christmas in era of technology

For people who grew up before technology took over, the magic of Christmas memories will never be replaced.

NaiNotepad: Why widows hate Christmas

The holiday season can be very lonely for widows, the reason they need love and support from family. Christmas is hard on widows. They shoulder the financial, social and psychological burden...

Court orders bank to unfreeze trader’s account

The High Court has directed a bank to lift the freeze on the account of a businessman in a dispute over interest fee.

Irish envoy who’s engineered major milestones in Kenya

Ireland Embassy in Kenya was closed in 1988 due to economic reasons.

Local News: Why the Government might ban instant hot showers

In spite of their convenience and cost effectiveness, they pose the danger of electrocuting users. You might have to get used to taking cold showers if the Government...

Tough year for banks as some seek buyout to remain in business

Small institutions are finding it hard to mobilise cheap funds.

Maraga in brush with death as road accidents claim 17 lives

Chief Justice and his wife airlifted to Nairobi after an accident as scores admitted to hospitals with injuries

15-year-old schoolgirl dies after being set ablaze

Men on a motorbike stopped the girl, doused her with petrol earlier this week. Her cousin later committed suicide after seeing the victims condition.

Local News: I was so angry: Size 8 reveals pain of miscarriage

Size 8. Gospel singer Linet Munyali alias Size 8 has revealed the pain she went through after a recent miscarriage. Size, 8, who’s married to Dj Mo took to social media to share the...

Technology has central role in fight on cancer

For a varying set of reasons, the prevailing culture among the population is that of engaging healthcare on a reactive than proactive basis.

Gloom as maize farmers face Christmas with ailing pockets

Some now sell their produce at throw-away prices to raise school fees and create space for the next harvest.
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