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Two more aftershocks in India, Nepal following earthquake

Daily News & Analysis - ‎13 minutes ago‎
Two tremors measuring 5.6 on the Richter scale shook parts of India and Nepal late last night and early today but government gave an assurance that there was no cause for panic as these were aftershocks.

Indonesia gives 72-hour executions notice despite international protests

Fox News - ‎38 minutes ago‎
JAKARTA, Indonesia - Indonesia's attorney general's office has notified nine foreigners and an Indonesian convicted of drug trafficking that their executions will be carried out within days.

New UN special envoy to tackle Yemen crisis

The Times (subscription) - ‎9 hours ago‎
UN chief Ban Ki-moon has appointed a new special envoy to Yemen as pressure grows for peace talks while fighting rages in the Arab world's poorest nation.

Nepal quake triggers avalanche, Everest base camps destroyed

The Indian Express - ‎12 minutes ago‎
An avalanche on the southern side of Mt. Everest due to the Nepal earthquake. (Source: @NorthmenPK/Twitter). Everest Avalanche, Everest base camp, Nepal earthquake, Kathmandu earthquake, Nepal quake,.

Lest We Forget… Africa's Hospitality Liberated South Africa

The Guardian Nigeria - ‎3 hours ago‎
Former Governor of Anambra State, Peter Obi flanked by two victims of xenophobic attack at the Nigerian Consulate in Johannesburg, South-Africa.

Man Utd opinion: Why Van Gaal has Moyes to thank for Fellaini's resurgence

Manchester Evening News - ‎6 hours ago‎
Manchester United's Dutch manager has got the best out of Fellaini - but would it have been possible if not for Moyes? Share; Share; Tweet; +1; LinkedIn.

Kalonzo denies warming up to President's JAP

The Standard Digital News (satire) (press release) (registration) (blog) - ‎7 hours ago‎
Coalition for Reforms and Democracy co-principal Kalonzo Musyoka has asked Kenyans to disregard reports that he is set to join the Jubilee government.

President Kenyatta Frustrating War on Graft, Odinga

Citizen News - ‎15 hours ago‎
The Coalition for Reforms and Democracy (CORD) has accused President Uhuru Kenyatta of frustrating the war on corruption. Mr. Odinga said that the President has consistently ignored procedures, including the law and institutional arrangements so as to ...

Jonathan Confirms LEADERSHIP Story

Leadership Newspapers - ‎19 minutes ago‎
President Goodluck Jonathan has confirmed that it was normal that the number of visitors to Aso Rock would have to reduce abysmally, given the current circumstance surrounding his outgoing administration, noting that people are in the habit of jettisoning ...

Unity Schools Record 86365 Common Entrance Enrolment

The Guardian Nigeria - ‎5 hours ago‎
The Registrar and Chief Executive Officer, National Examination Council (NECO), Professor Monday Tommy Joshua and Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Education, MacJohn Nwaobiala, while monitoring the conduct of Common Entrance Examination into ...

Israeli ban on South African cabinet minister boosts boycott campaign

The Electronic Intifada (blog) - ‎11 hours ago‎
Israel's ban on the visit of a South African cabinet minister to the occupied West Bank has stirred up a diplomatic row and given a boost to the boycott, divestment and sanctions (BDS) campaign.

Immigrants flee violence in South Africa

Gulf Times - ‎8 hours ago‎
Refugees fleeing anti-immigrant violence arrive at a transit camp in the border town of Beitbridge in Zimbabwe. Foreigners from other parts of Africa living and working in South Africa's poor townships are called “kwerekwere”, a slur mocking their languages ...

The Great Debate: Why the Wilmot James, Mmusi Maimane Show is So ...

The News Hub - ‎11 hours ago‎
Wilmot James has forced his rival for the DA Leader's post to debate him publicly. Strategically brilliant, the internal party contest has now taken on new importance in South Africa.

Clashes as Israeli forces kill young Palestinian

The Nation - ‎3 hours ago‎
JERUSALEM - Israeli troops shot and killed a young Palestinian man wielding two knives on Saturday as they gave chase after he tried to attack the troops near a checkpoint in the Jerusalem area, police said.

Woman who gave birth in office bathroom then 'hid baby in desk drawer' charged ... - ‎9 hours ago‎
A woman who gave birth inside an office bathroom - and then allegedly tried to hide the delivery from co-workers by shoving the doomed baby inside her desk drawer - has been charged with murder.

Refugees from Burundi flow into Rwanda as tensions mount; violence feared ...

Minneapolis Star Tribune - ‎Apr 24, 2015‎
GASHORA, Rwanda - More than 10,000 people from the East African nation of Burundi have crossed into neighboring Rwanda amid threats of violence ahead of elections, with many arriving here saying they have been intimidated by thugs who support ...

South Sudan security forces surround house of opposition figure

Reuters - ‎Apr 24, 2015‎
JUBA (Reuters) - Security forces in South Sudan have surrounded the home of an opposition party leader who has been a leading critic of President Salva Kiir, he said on Friday.

Four Egypt militants killed making bombs: police

Press Trust of India - ‎13 hours ago‎
Cairo, Apr 25 (AFP) Egyptian police said today that four Islamists were killed in an accidental explosion while preparing bombs south of the capital.

TransCentury posts Sh2.28bn full-year loss

The Star - ‎22 hours ago‎
Bad year: TransCentury chief executive Gachao Kiuna at a past media briefing. PHOTO/JOSEPH MATHENGE. BY CONSTANT MUNDA. RELATED NEWS.

Bloodthirsty cow starts eating sheep

Albany Times Union (blog) - ‎Apr 24, 2015‎
A once-vegterian dairy cow in Kenya has started to attack and eat sheep, killing and eating two last week in Miti Mingi Village, Nakuru County.

Safaricom aims to raise home 4G data use, expands 3G grid

Wireless Federation - ‎22 hours ago‎
Safaricom is looking to increase usage of data services through its 4G network and multi-purpose smart digital decoders in homes to drive up revenues.

Twitter launches Highlights, a twice-daily package of curated tweets

PCWorld - ‎Apr 24, 2015‎
Twitter wants to turn down the information firehose, offering to remix the day's tweets into a more pleasant serving. That's the plan behind Highlights, a feature launching today on Android—and yes, it's launching first on Android.

Apple Watch will get a rush of new apps in the coming months, say developers

The Indian Express - ‎1 hour ago‎
Software developers who tried on an Apple Watch for the first time on Friday predicted a rush of new apps over the next few months, particularly in areas including health and messaging.

As Hubble Celebrates 25 Years, Here's Another Stunning Photo From Space

io9 - ‎4 hours ago‎
We showed you some of the Hubble Space Telescope's most memorable images earlier this week, gathered in honor of the telescope's 25th year in space.

Meet KRG's Last Born in a family of 30, the Chrysler that cost him Sh8 million to ...

SDE Entertainment News - ‎20 hours ago‎
KRG: Being the Don you have to own a big machine, so I own the beast. It is a 2013 Chrysler. P: How much did it cost you? KRG: Close to Sh8 million.

An eight limbed baby is being worshipped as a god in India

Metro - ‎18 hours ago‎
A baby born with four arms and four legs is being worshipped as Hindu God Ganesha. A newborn having multiple limbs is nothing new in India, but this child born in the Giridih district of Jharkhand on Saturday has attracted extra attention due to his striking ...

Manchester City tighten hold on top 4 spot with late 3-2 win over Aston Villa in EPL

Firstpost - ‎10 minutes ago‎
Manchester: Fernandinho volleyed in an 89th-minute winner as Manchester City survived throwing away a two-goal lead to beat Aston Villa 3-2 and cement a place in the English Premier League's top four for the soon-to-be-deposed champions.

Manchester United & Liverpool target Depay inspires 10-man PSV to victory - ‎4 hours ago‎
Manchester United and Liverpool target Memphis Depay played a starring role as Eredivisie champions PSV twice came from behind to secure a 3-2 win at Excelsior despite being reduced to 10 men.

VIDEO: Showtime sheds light on Mayweather's extreme endurance - ‎18 minutes ago‎
Floyd Mayweather endures. He endures rigorous training sessions twice a day. He endures extreme temperatures to repair his body after those workouts.

Spanish La Liga: Barcelona eases past Espanyol

Business Standard - ‎20 minutes ago‎
Barcelona beat Espanyol two nil in Spain's La Liga on Saturday, increasing its lead in the tournament provisionally. Sport24 reported that star strikers Lionel Messi and Neymar combined their talent to score both goals for Barcelona, which played the last 36 ...

Boy who is allergic to the sun lives in torment, both from the sun and peers

The Standard Digital News (satire) (press release) (registration) (blog) - ‎18 hours ago‎
UK:�� A schoolboy with a rare painful allergy to the sun has stopped wearing protective brown cream because he was being racially abused by other children.
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