A new Kenyan law aims to quell poaching by increasing the notoriously light penalties for the growing illegal trade
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Thursday 08 August 2013
Massive blaze closed Kenya's main international airport
Wednesday 07 August 2013
I am in Nairobi and my flight to Heathrow has been cancelled. What are the airline's obligations?
Wednesday 07 August 2013
"The Flight Information Display System is unavailable at the moment. Kindly try again after some time. We are sorry for the inconvenience." That is the bland message on the Kenya Airports Authority website, where normally dozens of flights to and from Jomo Kenyatta airport are listed. After this morning's devastating fire, it begs serious questions.
Sunday 04 August 2013
Youth charity's global celebrations marred as Home Office refuses to allow delegates entry
Thursday 01 August 2013
Completing a trilogy begun with Love and continued in Faith, this is the gentlest and most amenable of Ulrich Seidl's dramas of female sexuality. Thirteen-year-old Melanie (Melanie Lenz) is spending the summer at an Austrian diet camp where "discipline" is the watchword for the tubby teen inmates.
Monday 29 July 2013
A man has been sentenced to death for being part of a gang of pirates who murdered a British tourist in Kenya before holding his wife hostage, Scotland Yard has revealed.
Sunday 28 July 2013
Britain's long-distance running machine misses out on 3,000m mark though win rewards adoring fans
Wednesday 24 July 2013
But Wada head tells Matt Majendie why the recent high-profile cases of Tyson Gay and Asafa Powell prove that the fight must go on
Sebastian Coe unsurprised by injury woes suffered by Olympic stars including Jessica Ennis-Hill and Greg Rutherford
Friday 19 July 2013
Athletes are fragile after an Olympic year says the former gold medallist
Thursday 11 July 2013
Meshael Alayban was arrested in California and charged with allegedly holding a Kenyan maid against her will. She could face up to 12 years in prison
Friday 28 June 2013
Oxford University Press (OUP) claimed it has put a fraud scandal behind it as annual sales rose 4 per cent despite "incredibly tough" trading conditions in parts of the eurozone and Africa.
Monday 24 June 2013
US President Barack Obama will skip a visit to Kenya, his father’s birthplace, during his trip to Africa this week, as the American administration seeks to distance itself from the regime of President Uhuru Kenyatta.
Wednesday 19 June 2013
Sky's lead rider says he is in fantastic form for the Tour and happy pecking order debate is over
Saturday 15 June 2013
You might well think that Austrian director Ulrich Seidl takes a dim view of human nature. His Dog Days (2001) depicted the Vienna suburbs as hell on earth, while Import/Export (2007) set dim-witted Austrian thugs loose in a decayed Eastern Europe, while a Ukrainian nurse tried to survive in a horrifically inhospitable West. Yet you can detect a wry tenderness in his new trilogy Paradise, although you have to reach the final episode, Hope, for it to blossom into something like fondness for humanity. In the opening chapter Love, Seidl seems to give us human nature at its worst.
Friday 07 June 2013
Not all those who suffered have been appeased by William Hague's offer
'We would evict Queen from Buckingham Palace and allocate her council house,' say Greens
French court convicts three over homophobic tweets, in case hailed as a 'significant victory' by LGBT rights campaigners
Greece elections: Syriza and EU on collision course after election win for left-wing party
British Muslim school children suffering a backlash of abuse following Paris attacks
British grandmother Lindsay Sandiford faces execution by firing squad in Indonesia
Liberal Democrat minister defends comments suggesting immigration causes pub closures
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