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  1. The best images from around the world for Dec. 18Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Globe and Mail

    ... clubs and arrested by riot police after shouting against the new law, outside the Parliament building in Nairobi, Kenya. (Ben Curtis/The Associated Press) Jumia delivery men dressed as Santa Claus drive their motorcycles to deliver goods to ...

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  2. A search for survivors following Nairobi building collapseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | USA Today

    Rescue workers use bare hands to search for survivors in the rubble of a four-story building that collapsed in the Kenyan capital Nairobi. Gavino Garay reports.

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  3. Kenya's Economy Sees Growth at Top But No 'Trickle-Down'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Inter Press Service

    David Kamau on his farm in Nyeri County, Central Kenya. Although he now grows carrots for sale in addition to maize, he says his efforts are yet to pay off.

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  4. Renewable Energy: The Untold Story of an African RevolutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | Inter Press Service

    ... next fifteen years," Steiner said in an interview with IPS. Sharing the example of the UNEP headquarters in Nairobi, Kenya, Steiner told IPS that the decision was taken that "if UNEP is going to be centred with its offices in the African continent ...

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  5. December 18, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Voice of America

    A small group of protesters against the new security law are beaten with wooden clubs and arrested by riot police after shouting against the new law, outside the Parliament building in Nairobi, Kenya.

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  6. Kenya legislators exchange blows over new security lawRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    A small group of protesters against the new security law, who managed to get past heavy police cordons preventing demonstrations, are beaten with wooden clubs and arrested by riot police after shouting against the new law, outside the Parliament building in Nairobi, Kenya Thursday, Dec. 18, 2014. Kenyan legislators Thursday exchanged blows on changes to security laws which the government says will help fight terrorism but which critics say are meant to silence dissent by curtailing civil liberties, with opposition legislators throwing the papers on the floor and government supporters hitting and tearing the clothes of an opposition senator.

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  7. UPDATE 4-Kenya security law approved despite disruptions in parliamentRead the original story

    Thursday | Reuters

    Kenya's parliament approved new anti-terrorism laws on Thursday after chaotic scenes in which opposition legislators, citing a threat to civil liberties and free speech, threw books at the Speaker, shouted, chanted and sprinkled water over his deputy. President Uhuru Kenyatta has faced mounting pressure to boost security since a 2013 attack by Somali al Shabaab rebels on a Nairobi mall that killed 67 people.

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  8. Six die in Nairobi building collapseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Daily Star

    Kenya lawmakers leave the building during a break, on December 18, 2014 in Nairobi, after debating on the controversial new security legislation that would crack down on terror suspects and curtail journalists' freedoms if they're deemed to "undermine" investigations. AFP PHOTO/SIMON MAINA NAIROBI: Six people died and 11 were injured in a central Nairobi building collapse, with fears that the toll could rise as crews continued to dig through the rubble, officials said Thursday.

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  9. Brawl Breaks Out In Kenyan ParliamentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | LBC 97.3

    The legislation giving authorities sweeping powers to pursue terrorist suspects and curtail press freedoms was passed despite the chaos, which repeatedly forced the vote to be delayed. Opposition MPs bent on blocking the vote threw water at the deputy speaker, Joyce Laboso, as she tried to read out proposed changes to the existing laws.

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  10. Kenyan lawmakers approve controversial anti-terror bill: MPRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Vallejo News

    An image grab taken from a video by Kenya Television Network on December 18, 2014 shows scuffles breaking out in Kenya's parliament in Nairobi Kenyan lawmakers on Thursday voted in favour of a tough anti-terror bill following a heated debate that sparked a brawl in parliament between opposition and pro-government MPs. The new legislation gives authorities sweeping powers to crack down on terror suspects in a country that has faced a string of attacks by Islamist militants.

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  11. Kenya: Kenya Transitions from Analogue to Digital Telivision: GSMARead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | AllAfrica.com

    The Kenyan government has announced its plans to complete the transition from analogue to digital television by March of 2015.Mortimer Hope, Director of Spectrum and Public Policy in Africa at the Groupe Speciale Mobile Association , gave us some insight in the process and challenges of the digital switch-over. There are three phases to the switch-over, two of which have already occurred.

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  12. Kenya: Interview with Mortimer Hope of GSMARead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | AllAfrica.com

    The Kenyan government announced that they would complete digital migration by March 2015 and it will be done in 3 phases. GSMA is very happy about this because it shows Kenya's commitment to meeting with the International Telecommunication Union June's deadline for the analogue switch-off.

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  13. Scuffles break out in Kenya's parliamentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Reuters

    Kenya's parliamentary chamber descends into chaos over amendments to a security bill, as members of the opposition begin shouting and tearing up papers. Rough Cut .

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  14. Kenya legislators exchange blows over new security lawsRead the original story

    Thursday | News9 Oklahoma City

    ... Midwestern storms. Now, they want to expand the project in hopes of learning more about how tornadoes form. NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) - Fistfights and scuffles broke out in Kenya's parliament Thursday as legislators passed controversial security measures ...

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  15. KBF Urged to Change the 2015 Premier League FormatRead the original story

    Thursday | Basketball in Africa

    Stakeholders including former officials, coaches and players want the league decided into two conferences to cut down on the number of weeks. They feel that would reduce the number of matches and make the league end earlier in December.

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  16. Five Gifts for Your Favorite Faithful FeministRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Sojourners

    With Christmas less than a week away, the time for last-minute gift shopping is now. Sojourners' Just Giving Guide has detailed a variety of ways to shop in a socially-conscious manner.

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  17. Lawmakers disrupt vote on Kenyan security lawRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | AlertNet

    Kenyan opposition lawmakers shouted slogans, sang and threw water in parliament on Thursday, disrupting a vote to authorise terrorism-related measures that rights activists say threaten civil liberties and free speech. The bill would allow suspects to be held without charge for 360 days, up from 90 days; compel landlords to provide information about their tenants and punish media organisations for printing material that is "likely to cause fear or alarm".

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  18. Angry lawmakers force delay in vote on Kenyan security lawRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Sunday Herald

    KENYAN opposition lawmakers have disrupted a vote to authorise tough terrorism-related measures that rights activists say threaten civil liberties and free speech, forcing the parliamentary speaker to postpone the session. KENYAN opposition lawmakers have disrupted a vote to authorise tough terrorism-related measures that rights activists say threaten civil liberties and free speech, forcing the parliamentary speaker to postpone the session.

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  19. Rescuers dig for survivors in Nairobi building collapseRead the original story

    Thursday | The Washington Post

    Rescue workers used bare hands to search for survivors in the rubble of a four-story building that collapsed in the Kenyan capital Nairobi on Wednesday. At least six people were injured.

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  20. Baby elephant facing starvation rescued as it stands over its dead...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | ITV

    A baby elephant who faced starvation after its mother was killed for her ivory tusks was dramatically rescued as she stood over her body. Ten month old Roi, a female calf, was spotted standing by the dead animal, which had been killed by a poison spear in the plains of the Masai Mara, Kenya.

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