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Nigeria attack: Over 100 dead as bombs, gunfire target crowded mosque in ...

ABC Online - ‎13 minutes ago‎
Over 100 people have been killed after gunmen set off three bombs and fired on worshippers at a mosque for Friday prayers in north Nigeria's biggest city of Kano, witnesses say.

TrailerWatch: 'Star Wars: Episode VII--The Force Awakens' - ‎26 minutes ago‎
A long time ago in a galaxy far, far away, a little sci-fi movie for kids exploded across the heavens like a Death Star, obliterating box-office records and ending the tyranny of grown-up cinema.

Gadhimai festival: Over 5000 cows slaughtered in Nepal for Hindu animal ...

The Independent - ‎1 hour ago‎
Millions of Hindus gathered in southern Nepal today, to take part in the Gadhimai festival - thought to be the world's largest animal sacrifice ritual in the world.

Pope wades into Islamic State turmoil with Turkish visit

CTV News - ‎8 hours ago‎
ANKARA, Turkey -- Pope Francis arrived in Turkey on Friday at a sensitive moment for the Muslim nation, as it cares for 1.6 million refugees and weighs how to deal with the Islamic State group as its fighters grab chunks of Syria and Iraq across Turkey's ...

Namibia votes in general elections

Ghana Broadcasting Corporation - ‎4 hours ago‎
There are one thousand polling stations, using electronic voting machines instead of the old ballot paper system. Sixteen political parties and nine presidential candidates are in the race.

'I can't cause chaos at NRM delegates conference'

New Vision - ‎10 hours ago‎
KAMPALA - Former Ugandan prime minister Amama Mbabazi says he will attend the National Resistance Movement (NRM) delegates Conference due on December 15 at Namboole Stadium.

28 Nov, 16:36 - Africas Oldest Lion-Kibonge Breathes his Last in Entebbe

Uganda Radio Network - ‎6 hours ago‎
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$500M immunization fund pledged by Canada for developing nations - ‎3 hours ago‎
Canada will provide $500 million to help immunize children in developing countries, Prime Minister Stephen Harper said today in Senegal.

M&G dismisses government's denial on Nigerian bartering

Mail & Guardian Online - ‎4 hours ago‎
The government denies the Mail & Guardian's findings of bartering by Minister Radebe, but editor Angela Quintal underlines that the paper has proof.

Zimbabwe, Zambia Promote Univisa to Increase Tourism

Voice of America - ‎1 hour ago‎
HARARE—. Zimbabwe and Zambia have introduced a single, shared visa to lure tourists to the mighty Victoria Falls that spans their border.

The DA rejects the report on the 20 EFF MPs - Annelie Lotriet

Politicsweb - ‎1 hour ago‎
On 21 August, President Jacob Zuma came to Parliament to answer questions. As you all know, the question session broke down, as the President was not able to answer all questions fully.

UNRWA declares emergency in Gaza city over extreme weather and severe ...

Palestine News Network - ‎1 hour ago‎
The United Nations Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA) in Gaza, has declared an Emergency in Gaza City, following extreme weather and severe flooding over the past 48 hours.

Storms flips planes and pounds Australian city of Brisbane with hail

South China Morning Post (subscription) - ‎53 minutes ago‎
Planes were flipped and roofs ripped off when hail and powerful winds tore through Australia's east coast, leaving an A$100 million (HK$664 million) damage bill as the army helped clean up yesterday.

Kim Jong Un's sister is rising up the ranks in North Korea

The Week Magazine - ‎5 hours ago‎
This week, North Korea's state news agency for the first time identified Kim Jong Un's sister, Kim Yo Jong, as a deputy director of the country's ruling party during a joint visit to an animation studio, leading observers of the country to speculate that the supreme ...

EAC Cooperative Societies Bill seeks to stimulate trade

New Vision - ‎8 hours ago‎
Ugandan trade minister Amelia Kyambadde the bill is gaining support from all regional stakeholders. PHOTO/Tony Rujuta. mail; img. newvision.

Vision Group set to crown best farmers

New Vision - ‎11 hours ago‎
The search for Uganda's leading farmers is over. Winners of the Vision Group's Best Farmers competition will be revealed today at Kampala Serena Hotel.

DStv Has Something Special For You

Ghafla!Kenya - ‎10 hours ago‎
MultiChoice today unveiled yet another innovation milestone in Kenya with the launch of its first HD single view decoder. The DStv HD Decoder delivers great HD signals and Dolby Digital 5.1 surround sound accessible to DStv subscribers.

Set Your Class Apart With the Mercedes C200 - ‎13 hours ago‎
Of late, if one scanned the cars in the traffic jam in Kampala, there is likelihood that there will be a Benz or two imbedded into it.

When the Village Wizard Got the Better of Himself - ‎13 hours ago‎
Stories were told of him ordering trees to bow down to him and they would oblige. Whether this was true or not, I don't know. But we lived in fear of the most powerful wizard in the whole wide world.

Zawedde lights her candle again

The Observer (blog) - ‎Nov 27, 2014‎
Forget about last year's Zawee band concert at Fairway hotel. That one was to celebrate two years of the band. We are talking about a concert, which is all about her.

Mubiru targets start on a winning note at Wankulukuku

Kawowo Sports - ‎13 hours ago‎
Mutesa II stadium Wankulukuku is the place to be this Friday afternoon when Express FC host KCC FC in a Uganda Premier League game.

Japan's Mount Aso Volcano Is Spewing Rocks

Sky News - ‎9 hours ago‎
It is still early days but scientists have found magma rocks in the south's Mount Aso. The volcano last erupted 22 years ago. 10:53, UK, Friday 28 November 2014.

Probe that botched comet landing could be running by spring

New York Post - ‎13 minutes ago‎
A 360 degree view of the surface of Comet 67P captured during Philae's descent. Photo: Getty Images. The troubled space probe that lost power when its botched landing on a speeding comet could be back up and running as soon as next March, engineers ...

50 years ago today: NASA's first mission to Mars

CBS News - ‎3 hours ago‎
On Nov. 28, 1964, NASA launched its first successful mission to the Red Planet. The historic Mariner 4 mission returned the first photos ever taken of another planet from deep space.

Paleolithic Venus Unearthed in France

Archaeology - ‎1 hour ago‎
Venus-Paleolithic-Statue AMIENS, FRANCE—On the second day of fieldwork this summer at the Paleolithic site of Renancourt, archaeologist discovered limestone fragments that seemed to have been worked by humans.

Uganda 'HIV nurse' to be released from jail

Daily Mail - ‎8 hours ago‎
A court in Uganda on Friday upheld the conviction for criminal negligence of an HIV-infected nurse who inserted a needle into a two-year-old child after pricking herself, but ordered she be given early release from prison.

Japan to investigate e-cigarette safety after formaldehyde findings

The Guardian - ‎52 minutes ago‎
Japanese officials will evaluate the possible impact on health of smoking e-cigarettes after researchers found that devices bought in Japan contain up to 10 times more formaldehyde - a cancer-causing substance - than conventional cigarettes.

Over sh16b earmarked for research in non-communicable diseases

New Vision - ‎13 hours ago‎
Global healthcare company, Glaxosmithkline(GSK) is calling out for proposals for scientific research in non-communicable diseases(NCDs) in Sub-Saharan Africa.

Swiss urged to stop eating pet cats and sausage dogs

TNT Magazine - ‎2 hours ago‎
The Swiss government is being petitioned by animal rights activists to stop people eating pet cats and dogs as a festive treat or a cure for rheumatism.
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