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: The Postal Corporation of Kenya (PCK) Board has finally sacked Chief Executive Officer Enock Kinara. The sacking comes from a communication seen by Weekend Business yesterday dated July 21, 2016, an
: The Postal Corporation of Kenya (PCK) Board has finally sacked Chief Executive Officer Enock Kinara. The sacking comes from a communication seen by Weekend Business yesterday dated July 21, 2016, an
CHENGDU, China (Reuters) - The world's leading economies will step up efforts to lift global economic growth and share the benefits more broadly, top policymakers meeting in China said on Saturday, as
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Under the MoU, Thomas Cook will impart detailed information about tourism in Madhya Pradesh and training to travel agents and tour operators in 20 cities of the country.
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Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has congratulated President of the Arab Republic of Egypt Abdel Fattah el-Sisi on the national holiday - the Day of the Egyptian Revolution of 1952.
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They may look garish for some but Queen Elizabeth II's brightly-coloured outfits are a power dressing tool that allow her to make an impression, according to a new exhibition opening on Satur
'Pushing Daisies' star reunites with Bryan Fuller for new Starz series.             
Another group of college kids ventures into the haunted Black Hills Forest in the horror film "Blair Witch."             
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Amber Heard and Tesla Motors owner Elon Musk triggered dating speculations after being spotted spending time together in Miami. However, while some reports claimed the two are just friends, other rep
The US space agency began its new mission named 'NASA Extreme Environment Mission Operations (NEEMO) 21' on July 21, 2016.
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Dozens of pupils will have to be taught in council offices for up to a year due to a delay in building work at their new school.
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According to the study, sexual minority peers may also purge or take laxatives, use diet pills or fast to lose weight than their straight peers.
Up until now, transmission of the virus was only known through the Aedes aegypti mosquito, the same insect that spreads dengue and chikungunya.
When the enzyme loses its anchor to the cell surface, it is prone to going rogue around the lung causing poorer lung function in people who have asthma.
Avocados were found to contain less than 1 gram of sugar per serving (0.09g) -- the least amount of any other fresh fruit.
Among light smokers, women were 2.95 times more likely to have subarachnoid hemorrhage compared to non-smokers, while men who smoked comparable amounts of cigarettes were 1.93 times more likely.
(Reuters) - Hawaii Governor David Ige on Friday issued an emergency proclamation ahead of the arrival of Tropical Storm Darby, a storm that could reach land over the next day bringing with it heavy ra
SHANGHAI (Reuters) - China health authorities have started a nationwide inspection of vaccinations four months after a scandal broke involving nearly $90 million worth of illegal vaccines that were su
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Tehran, July 23, IRNA – Secretary of the Federation of Iranian Energy Export Industries said Iran can export non-oil products worth 200 billion dollars within nine years.
Sari, July 23, IRNA – The Governor General of Astrakhan, Russia, heading a trade-media delegation arrived in Mazandaran on Saturday to develop bilateral ties.
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Mortgage lenders, desperate to tempt borrowers to remortgage, continue to slash rates with the latest 'record' low on a 10-year fix from Yorkshire Building Society.
CHENGDU, China, July 23 (Reuters) - U.S. Treasury Secretary Jack Lew said the United States strongly supports the Turkish government and urged it to investigate the failed coup in a way that reinforce
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Manchester United officially launched their new adidas home kit with 'two halves' on Saturday morning ahead of manager Jose Mourinho's first season in charge of the Old Trafford club.
New South Wales have broken Queensland's 17-year stranglehold on the Women's Interstate Challenge with a courageous 8-4 win to claim the Nellie Doherty Cup.
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Broncos forwards Sam Thaiday and Josh Mcguire are both facing one-match suspensions after being charged over incidents in Friday night's loss to Penrith.
The Melbourne Storm and Sydney Roosters have finalised their line-ups for Saturday night's clash at AAMI Park.
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