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A mortuary attendant at Msambweni hospital accused of extorting locals before working on bodies of their beloved ones has been demoted, a medical officer has confirmed.
The Nakuru County assembly is set to debate a bill aimed at banning the sale, distribution and production of all pornographic material in the County.
Some men will just waste your time. Here are 7 pointers of the types to look out for.
My friend only wants to date rich women.
Married men are everything but yes, married.
The broadest study of its kind on Wednesday backed estimates that newer kinds of contraceptive pills carry a higher risk of dangerous blood clots.
What are the keys to a good relationship? Here are five.
Women in the Chinese capital in the final stage of pregnancy during the 2008 Beijing Olympics, when officials strictly controlled air pollution gave birth to heavier babies than in years when the city was smoggier, a study says.
The average size of a penis now has a scientific answer according to an analysis of more than 15 000 appendages around the world.
Typing text messages, scrolling web pages, and checking your email on your smartphone could be changing the way your thumbs and brain interacts.
A breakthrough that will spare male baby chickens the chop after they hatch has won a German scientist a €30 000 prize for animal protection.
Women who enter science and engineering fields often leave prematurely, prompting an academic panel to develop a seven-point plan for achieving gender equity.
Male smokers are three times more likely than non-smoking men to lose their Y chromosomes.
Science proves Marilyn Monroe correct: High heels have significant power over men.
More than 150 international scientists, researchers, policy makers and corporate scientific leaders are due to meet in Nairobi for the first mosquito conference.
Iranian-born mathematician Maryam Mirzakhani has became the first woman to be awarded the Fields Medal, mathematics' equivalent to the Nobel Prize.
The International Food and Agribusiness Management Association (IFAMA) hailed Professor Ruth Khasaya Oniang'o, for her influence on the development of nutrition training and agricultural research and development throughout Africa.
He leaves the toilet seat up, prefers old Japanese monster movies to romantic comedies and fancies mixed martial arts over ballet.
A handshake can tell a lot about a person. Researchers say the strength of someone's grip may reveal how fast they're aging, their education level and even their future health.
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 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 scientist has published a guide to help authorities limit deaths from fallout after a city is hit by a nuclear bomb.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
"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.
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.
A group of students from around the world has produced a concept car which will premiere at the 83rd Geneva motor show.
Despite numerous studies using mobile health, there is insufficient evidence to inform the widespread implementation and scale-up of this technology.
Very early exposure to certain components of air pollution can increase the risk of developing a cockroach allergy by age 7.
A new scientific endeavor hopes to unravel some of the mysteries surrounding the human brain by creating a highly detailed simulation of it.
Researchers hope that people will do some research about where to get a tattoo, after a study found a link between body art and hepatitis C.
The office of the DPP has approved prosecution of transport CS Micheal Kamau, ordered the closure of Lands CS Charity Ngilu's file and rejected the prosecution of Labour CS Kazungu Kambi. Read more...
A man has been charged in Nairobi for sending a woman who refused his sexual advances several abusive Whatsapp messages. Read more...
President Uhuru Kenyatta's ill fated trip to Nigeria died a premature death thanks in part to a call by an ODM MP for him to rethink his plans. Read more...
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ICC prosecutor Fatou Bensouda has said that she has not enough incriminating evidence to prosecute Deputy President William Ruto and journalist Joshua Sang. Read more...
President Uhuru Kenyatta will not attend the inauguration ceremony of Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari following public uproar over the huge size of his entourage. Read more...
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A mortuary attendant at Msambweni hospital accused of extorting locals before working on bodies of their beloved ones has been demoted, a medical officer has confirmed. Read more...
The death of former Vice President Moody Awori had been announced on social media all week but he is alive, as was seen in his appearance on the National Prayer Breakfast stage. Read more...
The government has advertised the sale of its stake in five sugar factories, following an approval by the Privatisation Commission. Read more...
Kenyans had mixed feelings over the National Prayer Breakfast which took place in Nairobi. Read more...
Police in Kampala are hunting for a 19-year-old man who reportedly killed his 75-year-old father after learning that he had just withdrawn money from the bank. Read more...
Regional retailer Nakumatt Holdings has opened the doors to its 53rd outlet in East Africa at the new Garden City Mall. Read more...
Police in Nakuru County have arrested 50 youths who were preparing to take an oath to join Mungiki sect inside Bahati forest. Read more...
The Nakuru County assembly is set to debate a bill aimed at banning the sale, distribution and production of all pornographic material in the County. Read more...
Officers from Nairobi City County evicted tenants who were still living in buildings that were marked for demolition in Kahawa West. Read more...
A Mombasa court has denied bail four suspected Al Shabaab brides that were nabbed on their way to Syria to join ISIS fighters. Read more...