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Facebook pays $10000 to 10-year-old Instagram hacker

Reuters - ‎1 hour ago‎
HELSINKI Social media giant Facebook (FB.O) has paid a $10,000 reward to a 10-year-old Finnish boy for finding a glitch in its picture sharing app Instagram.

Death raises questions: Did Prince die of an overdose?

Washington Post - ‎1 hour ago‎
CHICAGO - Prince's final days and unexpected death at age 57 raise questions among experts familiar with prescription painkiller overdoses.

Fallout 4 Far Harbor Trailer released - Watch it now

Daily Star - ‎29 minutes ago‎
BETHESDA have just released the the official trailer for Fallout 4's third add-on, Far Harbor. By James Wright / Published 4th May 2016.

Ugandan prostitutes in Dubai court for theft

Uganda Online - ‎3 hours ago‎
Two Ugandan women based in Dubai will later this month learn of their fate after stealing money from a Pakistani salesman who they lured to bed.

Police arrests Erias Lukwago and FDC pastor for attending weekly FDC prayers

NTV Uganda - ‎8 hours ago‎
A pastor, Happy Ngabo, and Kampala Lord Mayor, Erias Lukwago were among those arrested while attempting to access FDC offices of the weekly prayers.

Besigye stands firm on defiance campaign, election audit and possibility of alternative government

NTV Uganda - ‎5 hours ago‎
Dr. Kizza Besigye elaborates on the way forward for the party, and its defiance campaign, before, during and after the 12th May 2016 swearing-in.

Government releases Shs5.5B to conduct lower local council elections, EC says its not enough

NTV Uganda - ‎2 hours ago‎
Badru Kiggundu said the elections will take place in 109 districts and are expected to be complete by July 2016. An error occurred.

How Zuma, the smiling spy, controls South Africa

Reuters - ‎52 minutes ago‎
JOHANNESBURG As head of intelligence for the outlawed African National Congress during apartheid, Jacob Zuma neutralized perceived traitors and sidelined opponents to shore up his position, people who worked with him say.

Western countries urge Kenya to take steps for smooth polls

The Daily Progress - ‎26 minutes ago‎
NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) - Eleven representatives of western countries in Kenya say voters must have confidence that the electoral commission and judiciary are impartial and efficient ahead of polls next year.

Jonathan's cousin prays court to shield him from EFCC

Vanguard - ‎30 minutes ago‎
Lagos - A Niger-Delta activist, Mr Azibaola Robert, on Wednesday urged a Federal High Court in Lagos to restrain the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) from issuing a remand warrant against him.

Kenya Police Say They Foiled ISIS-Linked Plot to Unleash Anthrax Attack - ‎1 hour ago‎
An ISIS-linked terror group was planning to carry out "large-scale attacks" in Kenya comparable to the 2013 Westgate mall siege that left dozens of people dead, local police said Wednesday.

Death toll from Nairobi high rise building collapse reaching 26

Coastweek - ‎32 minutes ago‎
by Chris Mgidu and Njoroge Kaburo NAIROBI (Xinhua) -- The death toll from a building which collapsed in Kenyan capital, Nairobi last week due to heavy rains rose to 26 on Wednesday after three more bodies were retrieved from the debris.

Filipino militants release video of beheading of Canadian hostage John Ridsdel

Toronto Star - ‎May 3, 2016‎
Remaining hostages are seen in the video asking the Canadian and Philippines governments for help. Canadians John Ridsdel, right, and Robert Hall.

`Threats of violence, political pressure among challenges to freedom of press in India'

Moneylife - ‎56 minutes ago‎
There are several challenges to the freedom of the press in India, including threats of violence from vested interests and pressure from political parties, experts have said, calling for greater involvement of civil society in cases pertaining to ...

Days are numbered for 500-euro banknote

New Vision - ‎13 hours ago‎
This illustration picture taken on February 12, 2016 in Paris shows several 500 Euro notes displayed in an arrangement. Photo/AFP.

From July new rules apply for containers

Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide - ‎6 hours ago‎
Starting from July 1, 2016, any shipping container leaving from any port in the world must be accompanied by a shipping document signed either electronically or in hard copy by the shipper on the bill of lading listing stating the verified gross mass ...

Oil price rally prompts hope and skepticism - ‎22 minutes ago‎
The oil rally is nearly three months old now, with crude up nearly 70 per cent from its low point of $26 US a barrel in early February.

Facebook CEO urges Brazilians to protest blocking of WhatsApp

Economic Times - ‎7 hours ago‎
SAO PAULO/RIO DE JANEIRO: Facebook Inc's chief executive Mark Zuckerberg called on Brazilians to demand his company's WhatsApp messaging service never be blocked again after an appeals court overturned the application's second suspension in ...

Apple gets Google X lab co-founder for health projects

New Vision - ‎13 hours ago‎
Matsuoka, a winner of the MacArthur genius award, last year left her job as a vice president at Google-owned Nest. Applepicture 703x422.

Chrome crowned top Internet browser by market tracker

New Vision - ‎May 3, 2016‎
NetMarketShare calculated that Chrome had 41.7 percent of desktop browser share in April, narrowly topping the 41.4 share for IE. Mozilla's Firefox browser was third with 9.7 percent, according to the market tracker.

top three reasons Apple still loves China

Business Insider - ‎18 minutes ago‎
Apple's first-quarter earnings report sent the stock tumbling, but the tech giant has a plan for future growth. Apple CEO Tim Cook said earlier this week that the company is excited about China's potential as a key growth market despite slowing ...

Rihanna, Chemical Brothers to perform live at Abu Dhabi F1 after-race concerts - ‎17 hours ago‎
The Abu Dhabi Grand Prix after-race concerts will be headlined by Rihanna, it has been announced. Known as Yasalam, the three-night music extravaganza is one of the most-anticipated concert series' in the region.

Woman says she is Prince's long-lost sister, claims part of estate

New Vision - ‎May 2, 2016‎
Darcell Gresham Johnston filed court documents Friday in the musician's probate case in Minnesota saying she is an "interested party and beneficiary" in the singer's estate.

A look back at KCCA FC's top goal scorers

NTV Uganda - ‎8 hours ago‎
A look back at the other KCCA FC players that have won the top scorer's golden boot as striker Caesar Okhuti seeks to win the accolade.

Bobi Wine is an OB in 13 schools!

The Observer (blog) - ‎12 hours ago‎
At celebrated 34-year-old singer Bobi Wine's home in Magere off Gayaza road, Quick Talk is welcomed by his wife Barbara Itungo.

Inside the expensive world of horse riding in Uganda

The Observer (blog) - ‎12 hours ago‎
Away from the hustle and bustle of Kampala city is the Flame Tree Stables in Kijjabijo along Gayaza road - home to 40 of the 240 horses currently in Uganda.

Eight Ugandans for F1 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix

New Vision - ‎May 3, 2016‎
To enter the competition, just buy four Pirelli Tires from City Tyres and get a coupon that will be entered into a raffle. At the end of every month, starting May, one winner will be chosen.

Rwanda: Four-Star Rayon Sports Crush Rivals APR in Derby - ‎1 hour ago‎
Rayon Sports humiliated arch-rivals and defending champions, APR, 4-0 in the Rwanda National League Week 21 topliner on Tuesday in Kigali, to move a point shy of their bitterest rivals at the top.

Who Are the Wonder of the History of Football!!

TSM Plug - ‎20 hours ago‎
How much incredible Leicester City has won the English Premier league? However, the football has seen more such stories. Nottingham Forest, and current Atletico Madrid, but they showed the way to Leicester City.

IBM allow free access to quantum processor online

BBC News - ‎1 hour ago‎
IBM has made a functioning quantum processor available to the public over the internet. Quantum computing is widely seen as an evolution of computer technology, which may allow for much faster calculations than today's machines.

37 Indian researchers to share special breakthrough prize for Ligo

Times of India - ‎2 hours ago‎
BENGALURU: Thirty seven Indian researchers from various institutions, including the Raman Research Institute (RRI) and the International Centre for Theoretical Sciences (ICTS) in Bengaluru will share the Special Breakthrough Prize in Fundamental ...

Mercury to take rare trip across the sun: How to watch the stellar event

Christian Science Monitor - ‎1 hour ago‎
Mercury will be making its first visible solar transit in a decade on Monday, offering skywatchers in much of the globe a rare treat on Monday.

Entebbe General Hospital gets new look

New Vision - ‎6 hours ago‎
President Yoweri Museveni cuts tape as Elioda Tumwesigye, Minister of Health looks on during the commissioning of Entebbe General Hospital on Tuesday 3 May 2016.

Elderly persons relegated in HIV messaging

New Vision - ‎8 hours ago‎
Fr Stephen Nkwangu, curate of Kigowa Parish visiting eldery people; Bernadette Nakawuka and Leonia Nassali during the Easter Season.

Uganda: Atutur Hospital Opens Clinic for Sickle Cell Patients - ‎5 hours ago‎
A new sickle cell disease clinic at Atutur hospital in Kumi district is helping patients get swift and specialized care for the disease.

Why labradors often get fat

KTBS - ‎9 minutes ago‎
One of America's favorite dog breeds, the Labrador retriever, has a genetic variant that seems to make them more likely to gain weight, a new study suggests.