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World - Corruption in Kenya `worse than ever` says veteran campaigner

Corruption in Kenya is sliding out of control, veteran anti-corruption activist and whistle-blower John Githongo has warned in an interview following a scathing audit of government finances. The comments also came after US President Barack Obama`s visit to Kenya when he spoke of `the cancer of corruption`. The publication of an official audit found just one percent of Kenya government spending and a quarter of the entire $16 billion (15 billion euro) budget was properly accounted for.

Sunday, August 02, 2015  07:12


World - Thousands battle California wildfires

Thousands of firefighters were battling nearly two dozen blazes across drought-parched California, while at least two of the infernos shut down miles of highway traffic, authorities and media said. `Due to #RockyFire near Clear Lake, Highway 20 is closed from Highway 16 to Highway 53 for all through traffic in both directions,` said CAL FIRE spokesman Daniel Berlant. Meanwhile firefighters took on another blaze in the Cajon Pass, shutting down several lanes of the 15 Freeway, The Los Angeles Times reported.

Sunday, August 02, 2015  02:27


World - With nuclear deal done, Iran sets out to reassure wary Gulf Arabs

By Ahmed Hagagy KUWAIT (Reuters) - Iran`s foreign minister called on Sunday for a united front among Middle Eastern nations to fight militancy, in his first regional trip since Iran reached an agreement with world powers on the country`s nuclear program - an agreement that raised fears among its Gulf Arab neighbors. `Any threat to one country is a threat to all ... No country can solve regional problems without the help of others,` Mohammad Javad Zarif said at a news conference hosted by the Iranian embassy in Kuwait. Zarif earlier met Emir Sheikh Sabah al-Ahmed al-Sabah and Kuwait`s foreign minister, Sheikh Sabah al-Khaled al-Sabah, who was not present at the news conference.

Sunday, July 26, 2015  17:36


Top Stories - Serial drunk driver gets 50 years for deadly 2009 crash

Boy who lived in a near vegetative state since crash, died from his injuries in January 2015.

Thursday, July 30, 2015  17:35


World - Italy`s anti-establishment Five Star party ready to govern

Italy`s anti-establishment Five Star party, founded in 2009 by former comedian Beppe Grillo, is itching to govern and has a man primed for the top job. The movement celebrated a shock success in 2013`s general election when it snapped up a whopping 25.5 percent of the votes, becoming the second biggest political force behind the centre-left Democratic Party. `Today we are ready, much more than in 2013,` Luigi di Maio, one of Five Star`s most prominent members, told AFP.

Saturday, August 01, 2015  08:47


World - Accused Russian Taliban depicted in U.S. court as assault mastermind

By Gary Robertson RICHMOND, Va. (Reuters) - Accused Taliban fighter Irek Hamidullin, the first military prisoner from Afghanistan to be tried in U.S. federal court, was portrayed by prosecutors and testimony Friday as the commander behind an attack on U.S. and Afghan forces six years ago near the Pakistan border. Hamidullin, a former Soviet army officer believed to be in his 50s, faces 15 criminal counts ranging from supporting terrorists to firearms offenses stemming from the 2009 assault on Camp Leyza, an Afghan border police base in eastern Afghanistan`s Khost province. U.S. Army Sergeant Sergio Silva, the prosecution`s third witness to take the stand, testified that he saw Hamidullin fire on him and other American and Afghan soldiers during a skirmish with insurgents after the initial assault.

Saturday, August 01, 2015  04:54


Sports - Lieberman becomes NBA`s second female assistant coach

(Reuters) - Hall of Famer Nancy Lieberman became the second female assistant coach to join a National Basketball Association staff when she was hired by the Sacramento Kings, the team announced on Friday. Lieberman, 57, who was head coach of the NBA Development League`s Texas Legends from 2009 to 2011, follows in the footsteps of Becky Hammon, who was hired last year by the San Antonio Spurs.

Friday, July 31, 2015  22:21


Sports - Accused Russian Taliban faces unprecedented U.S. trial

A former Soviet army officer accused of being a Taliban fighter goes on trial on Thursday as the first military prisoner from Afghanistan to be tried in U.S. federal court. Irek Hamidullin, believed to be in his 50s, faces 15 criminal counts ranging from supporting terrorists to firearms charges related to his alleged orchestration of a 2009 attack on an Afghan Border Police base in eastern Afghanistan`s Khost province. Judge Henry Hudson ordered it delayed to give Hamidullin`s lawyers time to examine Defense Department evidence turned over on Saturday.

Thursday, July 30, 2015  12:30


World - Full veil banned in key Niger region over Boko Haram fears

Authorities in Niger`s Diffa area, on the border with Nigeria, have banned the full Islamic veil following suicide attacks in countries in the region by women wearing the religious garment, an official said Wednesday. `Women in the region are forbidden from wearing the full veil until further notice, in order to prevent suicide attacks by Boko Haram,` Diffa mayor Hankouraou Biri-Kassoum told AFP. Niger has joined a regional campaign alongside Chad, Niger and Nigeria to battle Boko Haram, whose insurgency has killed at least 15,000 people since 2009 in the name of founding an Islamic caliphate.

Wednesday, July 29, 2015  22:30


Business - Exclusive: GSK faces new corruption allegations, this time in Romania

Drugmaker GlaxoSmithKline, which was fined a record 3 billion yuan ($483 million) for corruption in China last year and is examining possible staff misconduct elsewhere, faces new allegations of bribery in Romania. GSK confirmed it was looking into the latest claims of improper payments set out in a whistleblower`s email sent to its top management on Monday. The latest allegations say GSK paid Romanian doctors hundreds, and in one cases thousands, of euros between 2009 and 2012 for prescribing its medicines, including prostate treatments Avodart and Duodart and Parkinson`s disease drug Requip.

Wednesday, July 29, 2015  19:12

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