Pilgrims troop to Mt Kenya for annual prayers
They took an anti-clockwise trip round the mountain making seven stopovers....

Rescuers try to evacuate hundreds from burning Italian ferry
Around 55 passengers have been transferred to one ship, while 150 others were in a lifeboat....

'Most Violent' crime drama explores ambition, ethics and love
"It made me think of this idea of escalation, how an act of violence ripples on society," he said....

AirAsia says search operation underway for missing plane
The plane had 162 people on board and the pilot had requested "deviation" because of bad weather....

Chelsea confirm Fernando Torres AC Milan move
Spain striker Fernando Torres will join AC Milan permanently from Chelsea in the New Year, the English Premier League leaders said Saturday....

Avril: I am comfortable in my skin
Kenyan songbird Avril stirred the murky waters of Internet hate on Boxing Day when she posted a make-up free photograph of herself on social media....

Cancer costs send women to Uganda
The big number of Kenyan patients going to Uganda was confirmed by Dr Kavuma Awusi....

Hitch over rule that House, Senate heads agree on Bills
Former Attorney General Amos Wako (Busia, ODM) and Dr Boni Khalwale (Kakamega, UDF) faulted the MPs for ignoring the Senate....

Kenya: 26 year old man does a good deed every day for a year
A 26-year-old man has performed a good deed every day for an entire year, and he says that the exercise has completely transformed his life...

Kenya: Doping will be the last nail on our coffin
The doping fiasco in athletics has become an embarrassment to Kenya, which now risks losing it credibility on the world stage....

Kenya: ODM MPs revive calls for dialogue on national security
Five Orange Democratic Movement (ODM) MPs from Nyanza region have revived calls for dialogue between the Government and the Opposition to discuss the new Security Law and how to tackle insecurity....

Kenya: Oldest black rhino dies in Masai Mara at 43
A 43-year-old rhino, probably the oldest in Africa has died in Masai Mara National Reserve....

Kenya: Milestones to look out for in baby's first year
The period from birth to the first birthday is very critical in a child's growth. There are specific stages of growth which should be attained...

Kenya: What to teach your child about generosity
This involves a free decision to give something up, something that we have a right to retain but not simply getting rid of it, or walking away from it....

Kenya: Shenanigans of a teenage baby sitter
Stella is my temporary care-free house help who is filling in for my Mwende who is on a well-deserved Christmas break....

The Counties: New political group formed as Luhya, Teso and Sabaot eye presidency in 2017
Formation of the Luhya, Teso and Sabaot (Lutesa) association has sparked off heated debate on whether the group has what it takes to form the next government....