>>> Tanzania to vote on new constitution: State

>> Tanzania will hold a referendum in April 2015 on a new constitution, the government has announced, a move rejected by the opposition

Tanzania to vote on new constitution: State

Tanzania to vote on new constitution: State





>>> Rwandan leader’s allies seek vote to allow him a third term

KIGALI, Rwanda, Oct 23 – A campaign for Rwandan President Paul Kagame to seek a third term has begun with allies suggesting a constitutional change to allow him to run in 2017. Kagame, whose Rwandan Patriotic Front or RPF – a former rebel army that helped end the 1994 genocide and is now the major […]

Rwandan leader’s allies seek vote to allow him a third term

Rwandan leader’s allies seek vote to allow him a third term





>>> Lone gunman kills Canadian soldier in Ottawa attack

OTTAWA, Canada, Oct 23 – A gunman whose name was on a terror watch list killed a soldier and attempted to storm Canada’s parliament Wednesday before the assembly’s sergeant-at-arms shot him dead. The attack – the second this week targeting Canadian military personnel – came as Canadian jets were to join the US-led bombing campaign […]

Lone gunman kills Canadian soldier in Ottawa attack

Lone gunman kills Canadian soldier in Ottawa attack





>>> Two Kenyans admit stealing Sh270m from schools in Dallas, Fort Worth

>> Two Kenyans have admitted that they defrauded schools in the US of Sh270 million.

Two Kenyans admit stealing Sh270m from schools in Dallas, Fort Worth

Two Kenyans admit stealing Sh270m from schools in Dallas, Fort Worth





>>> Alexander McQueen leads British Fashion Awards nominations

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Alexander McQueen and JW Anderson lead this year’s British Fashion Award nominations.


The labels have scored two nominations each, with Irish-born designer Anderson up for the Menswear and Womenswear Designer of the Year titles, while British fashion house McQueen is in the running to take home the best Brand and Red Carpet Designer prizes.


Last year’s winner Christopher Kane, is once again nominated in the Womenswear designer category along with British-Turkish designer Erdem, while Alexander McQueen faces stiff competition in the Brand of the year category from Stella McCartney and Victoria Beckham.


Model of the moment Cara Delevingne will battle it out with Sam Rollinson and Jourdan Dunn for the Model of Year Award, while Saint Laurent’s Hedi Slimane, Louis Vuitton’s Nicolas Ghesquière and Raf Simmons are in the running to land the International Designer title, reports Vogue.co.uk.


The Isabella Blow Award for Fashion Creator and BFC Outstanding Achievement Award will also be handed out on the night to an esteemed British stylist, make-up artist, art director, photographer or producer and global fashion icon, respectively.


The star-studded ceremony will presented by comedian Jack Whitehall and will be held at the London Coliseum theatre on December 1.


The full list of nominees for the British Fashion Awards:


Emerging Womenswear Designer


1205


Marques’Almeida


Thomas Tait


Emerging Menswear Designer


Astrid Andersen


Craig Green


Lee Roach


Emerging Accessory Designer


Fernando Jorge


Prism


Yunus & Eliza


New Establishment Designer


Emilia Wickstead


Peter Pilotto


Simone Rocha


Establishment Designer


Margaret Howell


Preen


Roland Mouret


Womenswear Designer


Christopher Kane


Erdem


JW Anderson


Menswear Designer


Christopher Bailey for Burberry


JW Anderson


Paul Smith


Tom Ford


Accessory Designer


Anya Hindmarch


Charlotte Olympia


Nicholas Kirkwood


International Designer


Hedi Slimane for Saint Laurent


Nicolas Ghesquière for Louis Vuitton


Raf Simons


Red Carpet Designer


Alexander McQueen


Mary Katrantzou


Roksanda


Brand


Alexander McQueen


Stella McCartney


Victoria Beckham


Model


Cara Delevingne


Jourdan Dunn


Sam Rollinson


Creative Campaign


Lanvin


Louis Vuitton


Vivienne Westwood




Alexander McQueen leads British Fashion Awards nominations

Alexander McQueen leads British Fashion Awards nominations





>>> How to fill your life with more energy

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If you feel tired, lethargic and have a lack of energy you may want to try out the following.


Surround yourself with warm colours


Surrounding yourself with warm colours such as yellow, orange and peach may help send impulses to your brain that may boost your energy. You could have a bunch of colourful flowers in the room, a colourful poster on your wall or even a lovely table cloth. Be creative and enjoy the beautiful appearance of warm colours!


Enjoy natural scents


Natural scents (that have a pleasant aroma) given off by fruits and plants can be an excellent way to trigger the nerves in your body that cause wakefulness. Try keeping a large bowl filled with citrus fruits such as oranges or even lemons on your table. Alternatively get a mint plant and enjoy the aroma it gives off.


Cut out unwanted sounds


Are you often in an area where you are exposed to a high degree of noise or sounds that disturb you? Does it make you feel irritable and drained? The solution is simple! Wear earplugs or headphones. Even better, play music with gentle and calming rhythms!




How to fill your life with more energy

How to fill your life with more energy





>>> The Counties: Former Moyale MP Guyo Halake shot dead

Former Moyale MP Guyo Halake was Wednesday night shot dead by unknown assailants in his home in Moyale Town.

The Counties: Former Moyale MP Guyo Halake shot dead

The Counties: Former Moyale MP Guyo Halake shot dead




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>>> Education: Fresh row on Form One selection days before KCPE

Another row is simmering over next year's Form One selection, days before Standard Eight candidates sit this year's national examinations.

Education: Fresh row on Form One selection days before KCPE

Education: Fresh row on Form One selection days before KCPE




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>>> Politics: Raila pushes for mixed system of government

Kenya must adopt a system of government that balances between a presidential and parliamentary model to solve the land problem and the stalemate over the summoning of Cabinet Secretaries to answer questions on the floor of the National Assembly.

Politics: Raila pushes for mixed system of government

Politics: Raila pushes for mixed system of government




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>>> Politics: Reprieve for NGOs in Sh178 million Uhuru suit

The Court of Appeal has temporarily stopped President Uhuru Kenyatta, his deputy William Ruto and the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) from demanding more than Sh178 million from a local human rights organisation.

Politics: Reprieve for NGOs in Sh178 million Uhuru suit

Politics: Reprieve for NGOs in Sh178 million Uhuru suit




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