• Mau evictees say crops rotting in farms as police deny them access 12 Nov 2019 23:27 Maasai Mau Forest evictees demonstrate along Mulot-Sierra Leon road over alleged police harassment. [Kipsang Joseph, Standard] Some of the people evicted from the Maasai Mau Forest yesterday took to the streets to protest police harassment. The more than …
  • Make 10 million tree planting drive work 12 Nov 2019 23:22 By SIMON KANG'ETHE More by this Author A government initiative to plant 10 million tree seedlings to restore 140,000 hectares of a degraded Maasai Mau Forest was to commence on November 1. Rampant illegal encroachment over the years has left the water …
  • CÂMBIO:Dólar sobe em meio tensão na AL e guerra comercial e política(amplia 12 Nov 2019 23:10 Nov 12, 2019 (Grupo CMA via COMTEX) -- Nota acrescenta informações a partir do sexto parágrafo. São Paulo, 12 de novembro de 2019 - O dólar comercial fechou em alta de 0,62% no mercado à vista, cotado a R$ 4,1680 para venda, devolvendo toda a queda …
  • YAP VOYAGING CANOE HOME AT LAST 12 Nov 2019 22:03 News Release Yap State Government COLONIA, Yap June 15, 2010 Yapese canoe returns from Palau Tuesday The Yapese outrigger canoe which had been under repair since it drifted to Palau in May arrived here yesterday with the crewmembers in good health. The …
  • Land returned to Ruapehu iwi Ngāti Rangi - then gifted back 12 Nov 2019 20:16 Flat open land near Waiouru - used as a base for communicating with ships during World War II - was ceremonially handed back to Ruapehu iwi Ngāti Rangi... only for the iwi to hand in back later this week. The occasion took place at Ngāti Rangi's nearby …
  • Tencent Music Entertainment Group (TME) CEO Cussion Kar Shun Pang on Q3 2019 Results - Earnings Call Transcript 12 Nov 2019 09:45 Tencent Music Entertainment Group (NYSE:TME) Q3 2019 Earnings Conference Call November 11, 2019 8:00 PM ET Company Participants Heather Diwu - Investor Relations Cussion Kar Shun Pang - Chief Executive Officer Cheuk Tung Tony Yip - Chief Strategy Officer …
  • Saving rare antelopes from risk of extinction 12 Nov 2019 08:10 Mountain bongos are only found in Kenya, in their natural habitat in Aberdare, Mt Kenya and Eburu forests. Securing their habitat and deploying surveillance technologies are among the efforts being employed to save rare antelopes in Eburu Forest. There are …
  • Working in the #MeToo era 12 Nov 2019 03:13 The #MeToo movement has changed behaviour in New Zealand workplaces. It's never going to alter the way some people think, says Rachel Hopkins, chief executive of Diversity Works. It has, however, improved behaviour in the workplace. One of the best …
  • State to fence Maasai Mau Forest to keep off encroachers 11 Nov 2019 13:30 By ERIC MATARA More by this Author Days after the last group of illegal settlers who had encroached the Maasai Mau Forest were kicked out, the government has announced plans to fence off the key water tower. The fence, which, according to the authorities, …
  • Britain faces TEA shortage in row over colonial land seizures in Kenya 11 Nov 2019 12:30 Britain could face a tea shortage in a row over land that was seized from native people in colonial-era Kenya. A Kenyan governor is demanding £15billion of reparations for land that was 'stolen' in the 1930s and has warned of Zimbabwe-style farm …
  • Many Worlds 11 Nov 2019 11:47 The Great Outdoors, and other stories by John Carstensen (Austin Macauley, London, 2019) 172 pp. £8.99 Reviewed by Vaughan Rapatahana John Carstensen is a Danish-Canadian Kiwi author, based in Waikato. This is his first collection of short stories, twenty- …
  • LIFE BY LOUIS: Memories of hair care in our days 11 Nov 2019 09:26 By LOUIS MUIRURI More by this Author Over the weekend, I bumped into a store that sell ex-UK items. I decided to enter and probably get a feel of how the United Kingdom feels like since I have never been to Europe. While inside there, I chanced on a …
  • New Labour MPs to deliver Dame Dorothy Fraser Lecture 11 Nov 2019 00:46 Hon Clare Curran MP for Dunedin South 11 November 2019 New Labour MPs to deliver 8th Dame Dorothy Fraser Lecture tonight The eighth annual Dame Dorothy Fraser Lecture will be delivered in Dunedin tonight by up and coming Labour women MPs (from the 2017 …
  • NDERITU: Arise! African writers tell stories from South Sudan 10 Nov 2019 11:56 By ALICE WAIRIMU NDERITU More by this Author The peace deal in South Sudan is at a halt, again, with the country’s main opposition calling for a six-month delay in the formation of a united government. This, after months and months of talks and broken …
  • Beaten US woman imprisoned for boyfriend's child abuse released 13 years after him 09 Nov 2019 23:09 As a teenager, US woman Tondalao Hall survived a violent relationship - one that ended only after she was arrested and imprisoned for not reporting her boyfriend's abuse of their children. Now, after 15 years behind bars, she is free. Hall's …
  • PH volleyball team forced to make adjustments as Kalei Mau ruled ineligible 09 Nov 2019 17:10 Philippine volleyball national team at the Super Cup. PSL PHOTO MANILA, Philippines–The national women’s volleyball team tapped veteran spiker Aiza Pontillas to replace Fil-American Kalei Mau who failed to seek release from United States federation to play …
  • Judge incredulous as police fail to lay more serious charges against ex-husband who sent intimate photo to lawyers 09 Nov 2019 16:50 A domestic violence victim whose ex-husband circulated an intimate photo of her to Family Court lawyers says the police response was a "kick in the guts".  The case has strengthened calls for changes to recent Family Court laws reform that …
  • Alison Mau: The cycle of silencing victims is beyond frustrating 09 Nov 2019 16:50 OPINION: Having sat in court through the first week of the Grace Millane murder trial, I can honestly tell you it's frustrating not to be able to write about the experience. I can tell you how the public interest in the case has led to a packed public …
  • Prepare to leave, govt tells illegal settlers in water towers 09 Nov 2019 15:28 By GEORGE MUNENE More by this Author The government is set to evict all the people who have invaded Kenya's 18 gazetted water towers. Environment Cabinet Secretary Keriako Tobiko on Saturday told the encroachers to start preparing to leave. Speaking at …
  • Germany marks 30 years since the fall of the Berlin Wall 09 Nov 2019 12:02 Leaders from Central and Eastern Europe gathered in the German capital to celebrate the pivotal moment in history that marked the end of communism and the reunification of the country.A number of events were scheduled to take place across the city, which …
  • New Zealand 23-8 Great Britain Rugby League Lions: Kiwis inflict third tour defeat 09 Nov 2019 09:12 Shaun Johnson was again the scourge of a northern hemisphere side with his efforts Second Test New Zealand (16) 23 Tries: Manu, Johnson, Maumalo Goals: Isaako 5 Drop-goal: Isaako Great Britain (2) 8 Try: Hodgson Goals: Widdop 2 Great Britain fell to their …
  • Impressive Kiwis complete sweep of series against Great Britain Lions 09 Nov 2019 09:12 Welcome to 1 NEWS NOW's live updates of the second Test between the New Zealand Kiwis and Great Britain Rugby League Lions from Christchurch. 80 mins - Isaako kicks a penalty to finish the game! The Kiwis sweep the series against the Lions on the back …
  • Live updates: Kiwis vs Lions - Second Test in Christchurch 09 Nov 2019 07:45 Welcome to 1 NEWS NOW's live updates of the second Test between the New Zealand Kiwis and Great Britain Rugby League Lions from Christchurch. 34 mins - Johnson is in! A show a go, a step, another step and he was over. Video ref is checking for …
  • Compagnie Financiere Richemont SA (CFRUY) CEO Jérôme Lambert on Q2 2020 Results - Earnings Call Transcript 09 Nov 2019 06:32 Compagnie Financiere Richemont SA (OTCPK:CFRUY) Q2 2020 Earnings Conference Call November 8, 2019 3:30 AM ET Company Participants Sophie Cagnard - Head, IR & Group Corporate Communications Director Burkhart Grund - CFO Jérôme Lambert - Group CEO …
  • 'Stones at top of Division 2B after hard-fought win 09 Nov 2019 02:55 With only one win in their previous three games, the visiting side unlikely harboured any significant degree of optimism about coming up trumps against opposition who boosted a 100 per cent record from their three outings and were holding top position in …
  • NZ vs Lions talking points 08 Nov 2019 13:28 Great Britain's winter tour moves to Christchurch on Saturday morning for the second Test against New Zealand. The Lions were edged out 12-8 against the Kiwis in Auckland last week and another win for Michael Maguire's men would wrap up their first …
  • Injury-hit Lions lose Hardaker & Philbin 08 Nov 2019 11:54 Zak Hardaker will miss the second Test against New Zealand with a shoulder injury New Zealand v Great Britain Lions - second Test Venue: Orangetheory Stadium, Christchurch Date: Saturday, 9 November Kick-off: 07:00 GMT Coverage: Live on BBC Two (06:30 - 09 …
  • Which e-wallet app is the most used in Singapore? 08 Nov 2019 10:48 GrabPay topped the list of most number of active users and most downloads in a month. GrabPay remains the top e-wallet app in Singapore for the eighth quarter running, according to a study by online shopping aggregator firm iPrice and analytics platform …
  • How colonists set the stage for Lari Massacre in wake of land dispute 08 Nov 2019 07:55 Thursday, November 7, 2019 18:58 By DOUGLAS KIEREINI Governor of Kenya Sir Evelyn Barring with a police officer at the scene of the Lari Massacre in 1953. FILE PHOTO | NMG  Many historical accounts report the Lari Massacre as a spontaneous event but in …
  • Kiwis v Great Britain: Ex-Canberra Raiders halfback Blake Austin to start on wing 08 Nov 2019 06:13 Wayne Bennett's lop-sided approach to tour selection has thrust specialist half Blake Austin into a test debut on the wing when Great Britain face New Zealand in Christchurch. Eight-season NRL servant Austin, who shifted to Super League side Warrington …
  • The Berlin Wall fell 30 years ago. But an invisible barrier still divides Germany 08 Nov 2019 04:54 But three decades later, an invisible barrier still stretches across Germany. It is slowly disintegrating, but it's still there. "But you still have strong differences in attitudes and mentality," he told CNN. "How people see the former …
  • Kiwis v Great Britain: Sonny Bill Williams' shadow lingers over Kiwis test 08 Nov 2019 03:06 A casual observer could easily be forgiven for thinking Sonny Bill Williams was captain, goal kicker and coach for the Kiwis this weekend. The former All Blacks midfielder confirmed his shock switch to Canadian-based Super League club the Toronto Wolfpack …
  • Activision Blizzard, Inc. (ATVI) CEO Bobby Kotick on Q3 2019 Results - Earnings Call Transcript 08 Nov 2019 02:33 Activision Blizzard, Inc. (NASDAQ:ATVI) Q3 2019 Earnings Conference Call November 7, 2019 4:30 PM ET Company Participants Chris Hickey - Senior Vice President of Investor Relations Bobby Kotick - Chief Executive Officer Coddy Johnson - Chief Operating …
  • A Festival for the future: Festival of the Arts 2020 Lineup 08 Nov 2019 01:47 New Zealand Festival of the Arts has launched a new-look programme designed to put Aotearoa on the map as the creator of innovative arts festival experiences. Traditionally, arts festival programmes are selected by a single artistic director. But in 2020, …
  • CÂMBIO:Dólar opera em queda em correção, atento à leilão e guerra comercial 07 Nov 2019 14:56 Nov 07, 2019 (Grupo CMA via COMTEX) -- São Paulo, 7 de novembro de 2019 - O dólar comercial recua frente ao real após forte estresse na sessão anterior, com a moeda subindo mais de 2%, em meio à frustração do mercado doméstico com o megaleilão de …
  • NDERITU: Wanted: An ideology preaching respect for differences 07 Nov 2019 12:20 By ALICE WAIRIMU NDERITU More by this Author The rise of toxic ethnic nationalism accompanied by secessionist rhetoric is often quoted as one of the defining problems of the century. “When I was growing up, we did not see any kind of ethno-nationalism. We …
  • iQIYI, Inc. (IQ) CEO Tim Gong Yu on Q3 2019 Results - Earnings Call Transcript 07 Nov 2019 07:46 iQIYI, Inc. (NASDAQ:IQ) Q3 2019 Earnings Conference Call November 6, 2019 7:00 PM ET Company Participants Dahlia Wei - Director of IR Tim Gong Yu - Founder and CEO Xiaodong Wang - CFO Conference Call Participants Thomas Chong - Jefferies Diying Ji - China …
  • From the quirky to the powerful: New Zealand Festivals of the Arts 2020 programme release 07 Nov 2019 02:03 Musicians, poets, writers, dancers - the list goes on. Artists of all kinds will descend on Wellington next year for the biennial New Zealand Festival of the Arts - and with the launch of the programme today, people can get a glimpse of what's on offer …
  • Twitter: Bulls Are Still Right 07 Nov 2019 02:02 Twitter (NYSE:TWTR) will bounce back from its recent sell-off. Near-term volatility will persist, however, for long-term holders, now is not the time to cave into the "I told you so" narrative. While the slowing monetizable TAM will hit Twitter…
  • Liverpool fans react as Kyle Walker ends up in goal for Manchester City after Ederson injury and Claudio Bravo red card 06 Nov 2019 23:32 Liverpool fans have been reacting on social media ahead of Sunday's game against Manchester City after Kyle Walker finished their UEFA Champions League clash with Atalanta in goal. The City defender was brought on to go between the sticks after Claudio …
  • Tolgos linked to Sh200 million graft- EACC 06 Nov 2019 22:08 Elgeyo Marakwet County Governor Alex Tolgos. [Wilberforce Okwiri/Standard] Elgeyo Marakwet Governor Alex Tolgos is the latest county chief to find himself in trouble with the anti-graft agency over claims of corruption. The Ethics and Anti-Corruption …
  • DouYu: The Changing Face Of Sports Media 06 Nov 2019 17:16 Douyu (DOYU) is scheduled to report Q3 earnings in mid or late November. The stock has fallen 20% since its IPO compared with its rival HUYA (HUYA) that saw share price increase 11% over the same period. Although we are positive on the outlook for the …
  • Census: How counties, sub-counties, provinces compare in figures 06 Nov 2019 08:08 By NYAMBEGA GISESA More by this Author Nairobi, Coast and the Rift Valley recorded the highest percentage increase in population in the past 10 years, the 2019 population census report released on Monday says. In Nairobi, the numbers shot up by 1,258,704, …
  • Census data captured 32 people in Mau Forest 06 Nov 2019 08:07 By ANITA CHEPKOECH More by this Author The 2019 Population and Housing Census report released on Monday captured a population of only 32 people in the Mau Forest, leaving out the nearly 50,000 of “illegal settlers” who have since been kicked out by the …
  • Fundraiser delivers tidy sum for chaplaincy support 06 Nov 2019 07:49 AT A time when support is needed more than ever in the community, it was fitting that 100 people turned out to support the annual Chaplaincy Fundraising Dinner. Thanks to the swell of support, more than $8600 was raised from the evening. “These valuable …
  • Top freedom fighters’ former houses lie derelict in Turkana 06 Nov 2019 05:05 By JEREMIAH KIPLANG'AT More by this Author By SAMMY LUTTA More by this Author Turkana County boasts a vital link to the country’s liberation from British rule, but it goes largely unnoticed. Yet it was in Turkana that founding President Jomo Kenyatta …
  • Rep teams: Kiwis, Lions shake up squads 06 Nov 2019 02:18 New Zealand have recalled half Shaun Johnson and hooker Brandon Smith for Saturday’s second Test against Great Britain in Christchurch. Johnson, dropped after the Kiwis’ 26-4 defeat by Australia in October, is back in place of Kieran Foran, who dislocated …
  • Fertiliser businesses have reported lower earnings in the third quarter this year due to rising input costs and decreasing consumption. 06 Nov 2019 01:55   Workers package fertiliser products at Bình Điền Fertiliser JSC (BFC) in the nothern province of Ninh Bình. BFC reported revenue and profit in 9 months down 8.8 per cent and 72.7 per cent, respectively, compared to the same period of 2018. — Photo …
  • Senators on verge of raising debt ceiling to Sh9 trillion 05 Nov 2019 23:51 Senate Justice and Legal Affairs Committee Chairman Samson Cherargei addressing the media at Parliament on 05/09/19. [Boniface Okendo,Standard] Senators yesterday debated raising the nation’s debt ceiling to Sh9 trillion with a final vote expected …
  • HUYA: User Growth And International Expansion In Focus 05 Nov 2019 21:03 Huya (HUYA) will report its Q3 earnings on November 12th. Consensus expects RMB2.1bn in revenue and RMB0.73 in EPS. Heading into the earnings, we will be looking for ongoing momentum in operating metrics and execution on paying user conversion. The …
  • House OKs on 2nd reading reso allowing gov’t to buy palay from farmers 05 Nov 2019 13:31 The resolution would authorize the government to use the remaining P6.97-billion rice subsidy fund under 4Ps to buy rice directly from farmers Published 8:29 PM, November 05, 2019 Updated 8:29 PM, November 05, 2019 LOW PRICES. Farmers in Pugo, La Union, …
  • Two forest blocks in Mau belong to Bomet, says Barchok 05 Nov 2019 12:47 By VITALIS KIMUTAI More by this Author The Bomet County government is now laying claim to two forest blocks in the Mau Forest complex. Governor Hillary Barchok wants the Kenya Forests Service (KFS) to place the management of Nyangores and Nairotia blocks, …
  • Naftogaz expects to see $500 mln from placement of eurobonds by end of this week 05 Nov 2019 12:24 NJSC Naftogaz Ukrainy has said that the company expects to see $500 million raised from the placement of eurobonds at 7.625% per annum on November 8, following the completion of legal formalities. According to a press release of Naftogaz, the orderbook …
  • Ancient Egyptian 'cat mummy' preserved in French museum has three tails and five hind legs 05 Nov 2019 11:27 A 2,500-year-old mummified Egyptian cat has been digitally dissected for the first time - and researchers were shocked to discover what was inside. CT scans of the mummy, which resides in the Museum of Fine Arts in Rennes, France, reveal that the ancient …
  • Kiwis recall Johnson, Smith against Lions 05 Nov 2019 10:53 New Zealand have recalled half Shaun Johnson and hooker Brandon Smith for Saturday's second Test against Great Britain in Christchurch. Johnson, dropped after the Kiwis' 26-4 defeat by Australia in October, is back in place of Kieran Foran, who …
  • Average family size has dropped to 4 in decade 05 Nov 2019 10:34 By Annie Njanja More by this Author The size of an average household in Kenya has shrunk from 5.1 ten years ago to 3.9 this year, official census shows, highlighting a dropping fertility rate. The data, however, indicates that the number of households grew …
  • Great Britain's Thompson could return for second Kiwis Test 05 Nov 2019 10:14 Luke Thompson was man of the match in St Helens' Grand Final win over Salford last month New Zealand v Great Britain Lions - second Test Venue: Orangetheory Stadium, Christchurch Date: Saturday, 9 November Kick-off: 07:00 GMT Coverage: Live on BBC Two …
  • Shaun Johnson, Brandon Smith restored to Kiwis side for Great Britain Test 05 Nov 2019 09:11 Dropped duo Shaun Johnson and Brandon Smith will have the chance to impress on their Test return, both named to start for the Kiwis in this weekend's clash with Great Britain in Christchurch. Having lost his spot in the side after a lacklustre …
  • NZ recall Johnson and Smith for second Test 05 Nov 2019 09:04 Last Updated: 05/11/19 9:02am New Zealand have recalled stand-off Shaun Johnson and hooker Brandon Smith for Saturday's second Test against Great Britain in Christchurch. Johnson, dropped after the Kiwis' 26-4 defeat by Australia in October …
  • Hall and Gildart out of Great Britain tour 05 Nov 2019 08:48 Ryan Hall (pictured) and Oliver Gildart will not be replaced in Great Britain's squad New Zealand v Great Britain Lions - second Test Venue: Orangetheory Stadium, Christchurch Date: Saturday, 9 November Kick-off: 07:00 GMT Coverage: Live on BBC Two (06 …
  • Kiwis v Great Britain: Recalled Shaun Johnson faces test of character 05 Nov 2019 08:19 The ever polarising Shaun Johnson debate is on again for Kiwi league fans. Kiwis coach Michael Maguire admits the star halfback is facing "a test of character" after being recalled to replace the injured Kieran Foran for Saturday's test match …
  • Johnson back for Kiwis' second test against Lions 05 Nov 2019 07:36 Star playmaker Shaun Johnson is back in the NZ Kiwis for this weekend's second rugby league test against Great Britain in Christchurch.  The five-eighth was dropped after a sub-par performance in the side's loss to Australia two weeks ago, but he…
  • Johnson and Smith back for second test 05 Nov 2019 05:59 Christchurch, New Zealand, November 5, 2019 – Shaun Johnson and Brandon Smith have been recalled by the New Zealand Kiwis for Saturday’s second Test against the Great Britain Lions at Orangetheory Stadium in Christchurch (8.00pm kick-off). Johnson comes …
  • Australian man with marijuana stuck up nose for 18 years finally has it removed 04 Nov 2019 22:53 An Australian man who shoved a balloon of marijuana up his nose in prison finally had the calcified clump of illicit drugs removed 18 years later. The 48-year-old man wedged the packet of marijuana up his right nostril after his girlfriend slipped him the …
  • Sad start to KCSE as principal dies in crash on her way to pick exam papers 04 Nov 2019 22:04 The wreckage of a car that rammed a stationary lorry killing Mary Macharia, the Principal of Reverend Gitau Secondary School in Mai Mahiu. The principal was on his way to Naivasha to collect KCSE examination papers. [Standard] This year’s Kenya Certificate …
  • Alibaba: Can't Stop Delivering 04 Nov 2019 15:47 Alibaba (BABA) delivered a solid September quarter despite the maturing eCommerce market in China, overseas competition and a weak macro with both revenue and EPS 2% and 23% above consensus, respectively. The stock reacted to the upside following the print …
  • Maasai Mau to get forest cover boost with tons of tree seeds 04 Nov 2019 12:16 By GEORGE SAYAGIE More by this Author The Kenya Forestry Research Institute (Kefri) will plant more than four tonnes of tree seeds in the recently launched rehabilitation of the 22,000 hectares of the Maasai Mau Forest reclaimed last week. The seeds will …
  • Mau dispute, maize fiasco to shape Rift Valley politics come 2022 04 Nov 2019 12:16 By WYCLIFF KIPSANG More by this Author By STANLEY KIMUGE More by this Author Rift Valley leaders’ stand on maize production and the Mau Forest evictions is likely to shape the region’s 2022 politics, although distinct groups focusing on the different areas …
  • Make clean energy affordable for every Kenyan household 04 Nov 2019 11:14 Deep in the valleys of Oldonyo Orok located in Bissil, Kajiado, Moses Ole Koisabar switches on his house lights at night and the whole boma is lit. The light, powered by a solar panel mounted on his mud walled and mabati roofed house is used in three other …
  • Senate approves measure using 4Ps fund to buy palay from PH farmers on final reading 04 Nov 2019 07:56 The joint resolution also encourages local governments to buy from Filipino farmers Published 3:37 PM, November 04, 2019 Updated 3:37 PM, November 04, 2019 PRICES. Filipino farmers earn very little, based on data from the government. File photo by Mau …
  • Kericho starts to repossess clan's grabbed land 04 Nov 2019 06:18 The county government has begun the process of repossessing 206 prime plots around Kericho town which were meant to settle members of the Talai clan. According to governor Paul Chepkwony (pictured), the land was allegedly grabbed by private developers, …
  • Fire station that served as colonial prison 04 Nov 2019 05:37 By NDUNG'U GACHANE More by this Author As you drive from the Nairobi-Kenol road, diverting into Murang’a Town, a sign post welcoming you to Murang’a Fire Station stands majestically. The building housing the fire station was one of the first to be …
  • Rift Valley leaders buy land for Mau families 04 Nov 2019 02:29  Mau Forest evictees inside their makeshift tent at Chepokundi area in Kuresoi South on October 23, 2019. [Kipsang Joseph/Standard] Rift Valley leaders have identified a 24-acre parcel in Tendwet, Narok South Constituency, where some of the 10,000 …
  • Carmel's Ben Veatch runs to 4th, leads Indiana to 2nd in Big Ten 03 Nov 2019 19:53 Buy PhotoCarmel distance runner Ben Veatch leads the pack in the 3200 meter race during the I.H.S.A.A. Boys Sectional Track and Field Meet at Carmel High School, Thursday May 19th, 2016. (Photo: Michelle Pemberton/Indy Star) Carmel’s Ben Veatch …
  • Governor Kimemia holds traditional wedding in Nyeri [Photos] 03 Nov 2019 12:30 Governor Francis Kimemia (above) over the weekend held a traditional wedding attended by hundreds of residents among them prominent people in the society. The event held at Kamuru Village in Nyeri County was graced by among them Laikipia Governor Ndiritu …
  • ShareChat to hire 100-150 people; further strengthen presence in tier II cities 03 Nov 2019 12:18 New Delhi, Nov 3 () Regional language social media platform ShareChat has said it plans to hire about 100-150 people over the next few months and will continue to invest in strengthening its infrastructure and presence in tier II cities and beyond in the …
  • Woman gang-raped in Chitrakoot 03 Nov 2019 07:43 TNN | Updated: Nov 3, 2019, 13:01 IST Representative imageJHANSI: A 26-year-old woman going to meet a relative with her brother-in-law was thrashed, looted and gang-raped by four men. One of the accused made a video of the act and shared it on social media …
  • Woman gangraped by 6 in UP, man filmed act and posted video online 03 Nov 2019 06:21 Banda: A woman in Uttar Pradesh's Chitrakoot district was allegedly gangraped by six men who filmed it and posted a video online, with the survivor claiming that police only filed a case after the video went viral. The incident happened in Mau police …
  • Sberbank of Russia (SBRCY) Q3 2019 Results - Earnings Call Transcript 03 Nov 2019 01:51 Sberbank of Russia (OTCPK:SBRCY) Q3 2019 Earnings Conference Call October 31, 2019 10:00 AM ET Company Participants Anastasia Belyanina - Head of Investor Relations Alexander Morozov - CFO Dzhangir Dzhangirov - Chief Risk Officer Conference Call …
  • Rift leaders cry foul after police stop Mau evictions rally, lock down Bomet 02 Nov 2019 23:02 By VITALIS KIMUTAI More by this Author There was a heavy police presence in Bomet town on Saturday following the government’s decision to cancel a rally called by Rift Valley politicians to address the fate of 60,000 families to be affected in phase two of …
  • New alliances loom as Kibra battle hits the homestretch 02 Nov 2019 21:21 Kitui Governor Charity Ngilu, ODM leader Raila Odinga and Machakos Governor Alfred Mutua (right) declare support for ODM candidate Imran Okoth (with cap) at Jaramogi Odinga Foundation in Nairobi yesterday. [Edward Kiplimo, Standard] Machakos Governor …
  • Declare stand on BBI, ODM leaders tell 'fence-sitting' Ruto 02 Nov 2019 18:42 By DICKENS WASONGA More by this Author By JOSIAH ODANGA More by this Author Six ODM members of Parliament on Saturday challenged Deputy President Dr William Ruto to declare his stand on the Building Bridges Initiative, (BBI). Led by Siaya Senator James …
  • UP woman gang-raped by six, police act only after clip appears online  02 Nov 2019 17:08 By PTI BANDA (UP): A woman in Uttar Pradesh's Chitrakoot district was allegedly gang-raped by six men who filmed it and posted the clip online, with the survivor claiming that police only filed a case after the video went viral. The incident happened …
  • Police take over Bomet streets to prevent anti-Mau eviction rally 02 Nov 2019 11:50 Some business owners closed shops, fearing confrontation between the police and youth. Heavy presence of anti-riot police on the streets of Bomet town caused tension on Saturday among traders. Some business owners closed shops, fearing confrontation …
  • Woman Gang-Raped By 6 In UP, Accused Filmed Act And Posted Video Online 02 Nov 2019 10:33 The incident happened in Mau police station area on Monday. (Representational image) Banda: A woman in Uttar Pradesh's Chitrakoot district was allegedly gang-raped by six men who filmed it and posted a video online, with the survivor claiming that …
  • Alibaba Group Holding Limited (BABA) Q2 2020 Earnings Call Transcript 02 Nov 2019 09:24 Image source: The Motley Fool. Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE:BABA) Q2 2020 Earnings Call Nov 1, 2019, 7:30 a.m. ET Contents: Prepared Remarks Questions and Answers Call Participants Prepared Remarks: Operator Good day, ladies and gentlemen, thank you …
  • Great Britain Lions v New Zealand Kiwis preview 02 Nov 2019 09:19 Both of these sides will be stinging over last week's results and each will believe they are much better than what they showed against Australia and Tonga.  The Kiwis ran into a very slick Kangaroos outfit but still performed well below their best, …
  • New Zealand 12-8 Great Britain Rugby League Lions: Tourists lose in Auckland 02 Nov 2019 06:38 Watch: New Zealand beat Great Britain despite late charge Great Britain Rugby League Lions Tour 2019 New Zealand (2) 12 Tries: Isaako, Harawira-Naera Goals: Isaako 2 Great Britain (2) 8 Try: Clark Goals: Widdop 2 Great Britain lost to New Zealand in …
  • New Zealand narrowly beat Great Britain in Auckland 02 Nov 2019 05:58 New Zealand lost 2-1 to England in a three-Test series during the autumn of 2018 Great Britain Rugby League Lions Tour 2019 New Zealand (2) 12 Tries: Isaako, Harawira-Naera Goals: Isaako 2 Great Britain (2) 8 Try: Clark Goals: Widdop 2 Great Britain lost …
  • Illegal settlers kicked out of Mau as Rift Valley leaders spoil for a fight 02 Nov 2019 05:13 By GEORGE SAYAGIE More by this Author The last group of illegal settlers who had encroached on the Maasai Mau Forest were Friday evicted as politicians from the Rift Valley region braced themselves for a face-off with the government. Environment and …
  • Ruto allies keep off as tree planting in Mau Forest begins 01 Nov 2019 23:00 Environment Cs Kerioko Tobiko (center) with Narok senator Ledama Ole Kina and other leaders planting a tree at Sierra Leon in Maasai Mau Forest on November 1, 2019. A total of 3,000 tree seedlings were planted. [Kipsang Joseph/ Standard] The fate of …
  • Allow for more consultation on Mau to avert humanitarian crisis 01 Nov 2019 22:13 There are hundreds of Mau dwellers who acquired titles and have been innocently occupying the land. Renewed attempts to conserve the Mau Forest Complex have put the Jubilee admiration in a moral quandary. We are in the same situation we faced in 2010 when …
  • The environment is bigger than politics 01 Nov 2019 21:08 By EDITORIAL More by this Author National focus shifts to the Mau Complex now that the government’s deadline for voluntary vacation of the forest has expired. Recovery and restoration of the Mau Forest is an urgent imperative. The damage visited on the …
  • In Defense Of Pinterest? These Analysts Stay Positive After Earnings Drop 01 Nov 2019 16:11 Image-sharing social media platform Pinterest Inc (NYSE: PINS) disappointed the Street with its third-quarter report, but at least three analysts are defending the company. The Analysts DA Davidson analyst Tom Forte upgraded Pinterest's stock from …
  • Facebook: 30% Revenue Growth Again In Q3; Reiterate Buy 01 Nov 2019 13:46 Introduction Facebook (FB) released their 19Q3 results overnight, and we have reviewed the key operational and P&L highlights against our original Buy case in March ("Facebook: Multi-Year Double-Digit Earnings Growth After 2019"). While …
  • Only 4 per cent of settlers left in Mau – Tobiko 01 Nov 2019 10:34 Nearly 96 per cent of the illegal settlers in Maasai Mau have left the forest following the lapse of the 30-day eviction notice by the State, Cabinet Secretary for Environment Keriako Tobiko has said. Speaking to the press during a multi-government agency …
  • Mau evictions a catastrophe, Rift leaders say 01 Nov 2019 08:49 By GEORGE SAYAGIE More by this Author By OUMA WANZALA More by this Author Leaders from the Rift Valley on Thursday termed the Maasai Mau evictions a humanitarian crisis even as plans for the planting of 10 million trees were ongoing. Governors, senators …
  • Lost in Paradise? Brothers lock horns over Kiambu Road estate 01 Nov 2019 06:19 By CAROLINE NJUNG'E More by this Author By WANJOHI GITHAE More by this Author In 1986, Moses Mbugua Mwangi called his three sons and their mother and placed most of his wealth under a company the four would run henceforth. Mr Mbugua established Ndunde …
  • Mau Whenua says Shelly Bay approval “doesn’t change anything” 31 Oct 2019 23:47 Press Release – Mau Whenua The resource consent for Shelly Bay “doesn’t change anything.” Mau Whenua has filed proceedings in the High Court seeking orders to bring the land located at Shelly Bay formerly owned by the Port Nicholson Block Settlement Trust …
  • Rift leaders seek Uhuru’s help over Mau evictions 31 Oct 2019 21:40 Mau Forest evictees inside their makeshift tent at Chepokundi area in Kuresoi south on October 23, 2019. [Kipsang Joseph/Standard] Political leaders from Rift Valley have said they were seeking a consultative meeting with President Uhuru Kenyatta over …