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    Newspaper summaries-March 16 2017
    Mar16

    Newspaper summaries-March 16 2017

    Daily Nation I’ve kept my poll pledges, says Uhuru: We have kept our promise, was the refrain on Wednesday, with President Uhuru Kenyatta saying most of the pledges made to Kenyans four years ago have been fulfilled. He used the last State of the Nation of his first term to make a strong case for re-election. He laid out the achievements of...

    Ukraine orders blockade on rebel-held east
    Mar15

    Ukraine orders blockade on rebel-held east

    Ukraine has imposed a transport blockade on rebel-controlled territory after separatists seized industrial assets. The move is a dangerous escalation in the three year conflict. …read more Source:...

    Politics: The 25 most powerful militaries in the world
    Mar15

    Politics: The 25 most powerful militaries in the world

    Some of the rankings are surprising. An all-out fight may be the only real way to compare military strength, but fortunately, the world hasn’t had many opportunities lately. Despite an increasingly tense situation in the South China Sea, continued fighting in Ukraine, and proxy wars throughout the Middle East, warfare between nation-states...

    AFC Champions League: Elkeson leads China’s Brazilian carnival
    Mar15

    AFC Champions League: Elkeson leads China’s Brazilian carnival

    Andre Villas-Boas's SIPG kept their 100 percent record in Group F with a 3-2 win against Japan's Urawa Red Diamonds. Shanghai SIPG’s prolific marksman Elkeson scored with an outrageous 45-yard effort as China’s Brazilian imports justified their expensive price tags in the AFC Champions League on Wednesday. Hulk, a 55 million...

    Tech: 10 things in tech you need to know today
    Mar15

    Tech: 10 things in tech you need to know today

    The US Department of Justice will reportedly indict two hackers over Yahoo, Mark Zuckerberg has been criticised over his comments about diversity, and former Google Ventures CEO Bill Maris will launch a new fund. Good morning! Here is the tech news you need to know this Wednesday morning. 1. The US Department of Justice is reportedly going to...

    Indian Wells: Angelique Kerber ousted in fourth-round exit
    Mar15

    Indian Wells: Angelique Kerber ousted in fourth-round exit

    Russia's 14th-seeded Vesnina toppled the second-seeded German 6-3, 6-3 to book a quarter-final clash. Angelique Kerber won’t celebrate her return to world number one with an Indian Wells title after a shock fourth-round exit on Tuesday at the hands of Elena Vesnina.Russia’s 14th-seeded Vesnina toppled the second-seeded German...

    Politics: Former White House national security pick Monica Crowley is now reportedly working for a pro-Russian oligarch
    Mar15

    Politics: Former White House national security pick Monica Crowley is now reportedly working for a pro-Russian oligarch

    Monica Crowley, who lost a position on the National Security Council amid plagiarism allegations, has now reportedly landed a job with a Ukrainian oligarch. Monica Crowley, who lost a position on the Trump administration’s National Security Council amid plagiarism allegations, has reportedly landed a job with a Ukrainian oligarch. Crowley...

    State security arrests armed activists in eastern Ukraine
    Mar14

    State security arrests armed activists in eastern Ukraine

    Both sides of the conflict had agreed that the activists’ blockade threatened power supplies in the region. A group of opposition lawmakers and nationalists accused the separatists of funding illegal activitities. …read more Source:...

    Trump: US president cancels meeting with Merkel over snowstorms
    Mar14

    Trump: US president cancels meeting with Merkel over snowstorms

    The meeting between the two leaders have now been postponed to Friday, the White House said on Monday. The expected meeting between U.S. President Donald Trump and German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Tuesday has been cancelled due to the looming massive winter storm in parts of U.S.The meeting between the two leaders have now been postponed to...

    Opinion: Russia makes smart move for Eurovision
    Mar13

    Opinion: Russia makes smart move for Eurovision

    A wheelchair-bound singer is Russia’s Eurovision contestant in Kyiv. Ukraine should welcome her, writes Andreas Brenner. …read more Source:...

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