THE Department of Inspection and Legal Services, Ministry of Internal Affairs has arrested 38 foreigners, including traders illegally operating their businesses in Uganda....
MALAYSIA on Monday marked a solemn Eid al-Fitr, Islam''s biggest festival, as families of those aboard downed Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 mourned the dead....
THE UN Security Council agreed on Sunday to issue an urgent appeal to Israel and Hamas for an immediate humanitarian ceasefire in Gaza....
The group of 19 Ugandans, comprising Christians and Muslims, who on July 13 left the country to replicate the journey Israelite led by Moses journeyed from Egypt to the promised land Jerusalem, and t...
Busoga parents have been warned against marrying off under age girls. The vice deprives them of their bright future, state minister for gender, Rukia Nakadama has said....
Nissan said Monday that net profit for the April-June quarter soared 37 percent to $1.1 billion, crediting robust overseas demand that offset weaker sales at home.....

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Kabila fires CEO of state miner Gecamines for "gross negligence"Democratic Republic of Congo's President Joseph Kabila has fired the chief executive of the country's state mining company Gecamines for "gross negligence", according to a presidential decree read ou... ..

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The pace proved too fast for Moses Kipsiro on Sunday as he failed to defend his 5000m Commonwealth title.....

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Kiplimo wins marathon bronze for Uganda in Glasgow
Abraham Kiplimo stumbled at the half-way point but recovered to win Uganda's first ever Commonwealth Games marathon medal on Sunday.....
Rugby Sevens: Cranes to play Canada in semi-finals
After a beating in the main medal race, Uganda finally found its footing in the Commonwealth Rugby Sevens Bowl race.....
Glasgow 2014: England routs Rugby Cranes 40 - 0
The Commonwealth Games rugby sevens again proved to be dizzy heights for Uganda.....
Artiste Bobi Wine last Friday made a very bold statement during the send off of Keron Raphael Kabugo, Juliana Kanyomozi's departed son....

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Spanish nightclub closed over sex-for-drinks game
A nightclub on the Spanish holiday island of Majorca where a young woman performed oral sex on several men reportedly in exchange for free drinks was ordered shut for a year by local authorities....
British singer Adele wins damages over photos of son
British singer Adele wins damages over photos of son London - British singer Adele has accepted a five-figure sum in damages on behalf of her two-year-old son from a paparazzi agency that took p....
MP Akena in a war of two women
Betty Amongi, the MP for Oyam County South has a pending case at Kira Road Police Station of threatening violence (G.E.F 029/2014) against another woman....

From Dark Country to the Sun of Africa: Congratulations Rwanda

I recalled my very first encounter with Rwanda, exactly twenty years ago. The contrast between then and now is monumental; the makeover truly unbelievable

Let Israel negotiate with Palestinians to end impasse

MEDIA reports of the fighting in the Gaza strip are quite unsettling. The catastrophe should remind the world of the need for using diplomacy and soft power

Equality and diversity, a social norm for human survival

EQUALITY is a principle that entails to treat all human beings as equal while diversity means to recognise, respect and value people’s differences to contribute and realise their full potential

The origin of the anthem, flag and emblem

RECENTLY the Government came up with unpopular proposal that the National Anthem of Uganda should be changed because it was somehow dull

THE company is often colloquially referred to as the “Google of China,” and it appears that Baidu is going down the same road as its Mountain View counterpart....

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US Congress passes law to permit cellphone unlockingUS Congress passes law to permit cellphone unlocking WASHINGTON - US consumers will be allowed to unlock their cellphones and move them to a new carrier, under a law adopted on Friday to fix a per... ..

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