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Nine people have been confirmed dead and 287 others missing following the sinking of the South Korean ferry. Rescue efforts continue. Watch.
Police in Molo recovered a motorbike and consignment of plastic goods that were stolen from a vehicle on transit by highway robbers commonly along the Nakuru- Eldoret highway. View photos.
The “Smallest Penis Contest” is set to take place for a second time on June 14 in Brooklyn, New York in the USA.
Some users make romantic connections with people they would consider have a relationship with, even if they are in a committed relationship.
These well-mannered pooches pray before they receive their meals and even clean up after they are done.
As much as we cannot rewind time and start our incursion into Somalia all over again, it is important that we deal with the crisis on our hands swiftly and smartly to avoid more attacks because in reality the country is at war.
Spending more time on Facebook was linked to a significantly greater likelihood that a woman would feel bad about her own body, a study revealed.
Researchers have uncovered a way for computers to recognise complex facial expressions, in what is being hailed as a breakthrough in the field of cognitive analysis.
Advances in genetic sequencing are giving rise to a new era of scientific racism, despite decades of efforts to reverse attitudes used to justify the slave trade and Nazi theology.
One hundred people are about to share their live bodies for science as part of an unprecedented new study that will examine how to improve personal health.
US scientists have showed off tiny robots that can tackle tasks much like real-life termites, working collectively to build structures without following orders from a boss.
A scientist has published a guide to help authorities limit deaths from fallout after a city is hit by a nuclear bomb.
A brief course of brain exercises has helped older adults hold on to improvements in reasoning skills and processing speed for 10 years after the course ended.
A team of nuclear scientists in Japan plans to create a controlled reactor meltdown in a bid to learn how to deal with future disasters like that at Fukushima.
Humans are crazy for Facebook, but research suggests that primates have been relying on the face to tell friends from competitors for the last 50 million years.
A study indicates that doctors seldom tell patients about the possible harms of getting screened for cancer.
Researchers said they have discovered a promising new approach to combating deadly human viruses, which could help create vaccines against deadly infections such as HIV, hepatitis C and dengue.
British drugmaker GlaxoSmithKline will seek marketing approval for the world's first malaria vaccine next year for a shot which significantly cuts cases of the disease.
The Nobel Prize in Physics should also have gone to the Cern laboratory in Switzerland, a member of the awarding committee has said.
Three US-based scientists have won the Nobel medicine prize for plotting how vital materials such as hormones and brain chemicals are transported within cells and secreted to act on the body.
Drug maker GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) said it hoped to get the green light for a prototype vaccine against malaria after trials showed it offered children a partial shield against the disease.
People who spend a lot of time on health related social networking sites are more likely to abstain from smoking with success, research shows.
At least 15 countries give husbands the power to prevent their wives from working, the World Bank said in a report on gender equality in business.
Research shows some people actually feel emotionally better when they see someone else suffering and will go out of their way to make someone else suffer.
Six tonnes of seeds of a new disease-resistant wheat will be distributed to farmers for the next planting season.
Five US institutions will share parts of a rare meteorite that exploded in a fireball over California in 2012, The Field Museum has said.
A US study has found that pregnant women who take drugs to speed up their labour may have a higher risk of bearing children with autism.
Six researchers have spent the past four months living in a small dome on a barren Hawaii lava field, trying to figure out what foods astronauts might eat on Mars.
A corner of west London will see culinary and scientific history made today when scientists cook and serve up the world's first lab-grown beef burger.
New Swedish research has shown that there is little or no relation between how much sleep people get at night and how fatigued they feel.
Researchers have said that people really do have a hard time getting a good night's sleep when the moon is full, even when they can't see it.
Computer geeks already knew it was possible to hack into a car’s computerized systems and potentially alter some electronic control functions.
A US company that has promoted its stem cell discovery in partnership with the Vatican has come under fresh scrutiny by independent scientists who say the cells do not exist.
Skipping breakfast raises risk of heart attacks 27%, a new study suggests
Although smoking is one of the major causes of lung cancer, non-smokers are often diagnosed with the disease as well.
British scientists have harnessed the power of urine and were able to charge a mobile phone with enough electricity to send texts and surf the internet.
Scientists have unravelled how a gene long associated with obesity makes people fat by triggering increased hunger.
People who have a weakness for sweet foods may also have a fondness for alcohol, as research shows both preferences show up in the brain's reward centre.
The African Union has proposed the establishment of a continental Centre for Diseases Control and Prevention in order to enhance research and curb the spread of diseases.
People who are constantly checking their smartphones have been shown to be less active and have poor fitness, a study shows.
Scientists have developed a new technique using sugar to detect cancer, that is safer and simpler alternative than radioactive techniques.
Researchers found that overweight men ate about 200 fewer calories following a vigorous workout than after rest.
A US professor who developed a laser to study melanoma has discovered a new use for it.
Scientists have finely sliced a human brain into 7 400 wafer-thin sheets and then reconstructed it to create the world's most detailed map of the brain in three dimensions.
The National Director of Pathways Project Gideon Obare has challenged farmers to use new seed varieties to boost yields.
Researchers said they have discovered an intriguing clue that could help solve a long-standing mystery about how dust particles form planets.
NASA engineers are working on a proposed mission to lasso a small asteroid and drag it closer to Earth for astronauts to explore.
Most of the 45 mice sent into space to find out how well organisms can withstand extended flights, have died, Russian researchers say.
A tiny camera at a US university offers a bug's eye view of the world, with security and surgery in mind.
"It was love at first sight," "It's inner beauty that truly matters," and "Opposites attract”. But what's really at work in selecting a mate?
The taste of beer, even without any effect from alcohol, triggers a key reward chemical in the brain, according to a new study.
Researchers in the United States say they have bio-engineered a kidney and transplanted it into rats, marking a step forward in a quest to help patients suffering from kidney failure.
Google is now doing a record billion translations on any given day, as much text as you'd find in 1 million books.
Our emotional responses to the stresses of daily life may predict our long-term mental health, according to a new study.
Researchers studied ceramic and obsidian artifacts from A.D. 1200-1450 to learn about the growth, collapse and change of social networks.
A group of students from around the world has produced a concept car which will premiere at the 83rd Geneva motor show.
Don Rawzi has just released a new track titled “Call me” featuring Jamaican artist JahStranjah.
Scores of people including a senior education officer were injured after an army truck rammed into three vehicles along the Nairobi - Nakuru highway. Read more...
A group of 26 ex-KDF soldiers charged with deserting duty have made an application before the Mombasa high court seeking a stay order and release on bail. Read more...
Nominated senator Naisula Lesuuda has retained her seat thanks to a court of appeal ruling which has upheld her position. Read more...
225 people will be deported from the country in the ongoing terror swoop, Inspector General of Police David Kimaiyo has said. Read more...
Grandpa Records have opened their studios for artists to record their work for an amazing 35% discount running from April 14 - 21, 2014. Read more...
Kato, one of the most talented guitarists in the country playing mostly in the African jazz scene, has done a new collabo track titled Aparo. Read more...
KES 100million has been granted for a Early Childhood Development and Education (ECD) classrooms project to launched in Busia by the County Government. Read more...
Nairobi County government clamped at least seven national government’s vehicles bearing the Council of Diplomat (CD) registration numbers outside Nyayo House for alleged obstruction and double parking. Read more...
Law Society of Kenya chairman Eric Mutua says the decision by the High Court to clip parliament's supervisory role over the Judiciary Service Commision is within the law. Read more...
The Kilifi county government has suspended all mining activities conducted within the county and directed all mining companies conducting the business to submit their licenses for inspection. Read more...
A Court of Appeal Judge has sued a local bank for portraying him as financially inept after he purportedly issued bouncing cheques to a car dealer. Read more...
The decision by the High Court to declare president Uhuru Kenyatta's decision to probe six Judiciary Service Commision as illegal has put the judiciary and executive on a collision course. Read more...
A total of 106 aliens were on Monday night nabbed in Vihiga County in a night-long operation which was undertaken in three major towns of Mbale, Chavakali and Majengo. Read more...
A Chinese multinational company has expressed interest in partnering with the Bungoma County government to build an animal feed processing company. Read more...
The NACADA would only introduce compulsory drug tests in schools after consultations with stakeholders, the CEO Dr. William Okedi has said. Read more...
Police have arrested a chief who was found taking part in a Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) ritual in Narok.
Security in the coastal beaches has been intensified ahead of this year’s Easter Holiday season which kicks off this Friday, Mombasa county commissioner Nelson Marwa has said. Read more...