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Nasa spacecraft Juno skims Jupiter's clouds in record-breaking mission

The Guardian - ‎3 hours ago‎
A spacecraft has skimmed the clouds of Jupiter in a record-breaking close approach to the giant planet. Juno activated its whole suite of nine instruments as it soared 2,600 miles above Jupiter's swirling cloudtops, travelling at 130,000mph, on Saturday.
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LIVE: Tottenham vs Liverpool - ‎12 hours ago‎
A second-half strike from Danny Rose earned Tottenham a share of the spoils in a 1-1 draw with Liverpool in the Premier League at White Hart Lane.
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Privacy Groups Prepare To File Complaint Over WhatsApp Sharing Data To Facebook

Tech Times - ‎3 hours ago‎
WhatsApp has come under pressure after breaking its promise never to share user data with Facebook or any other company. Because of this, privacy groups have stepped into the ring.
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'Brilliant' England delight resilient Root

Daily Mail - ‎1 hour ago‎
Joe Root showed plenty of Yorkshire grit in making 89 as England beat Pakistan by four wickets in Saturday's second one-day international at Lord's after a collision with team-mate Adil Rashid.
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Skywatch: Jupiter, Venus are low on the horizon as September begins

Washington Post - ‎5 hours ago‎
Prominent planets frolic in the playground of September's evening sky, while Mercury dashes through the morning later in the month, all while other parts of the world get to enjoy two eclipses.

Facing threats, albino Tanzanian sisters granted asylum in U.S.

The Seattle Times - ‎1 hour ago‎
Bibi, 17, left, and her sister Tindi, 16, take a ballet lesson with Liz Cantine, far left, in Palos Verdes, Calif. In Tanzania they were taunted as “ghosts” and attacked.

COLUMN: Who's scarier? Republicans or refugees?

Daily Inter Lake - ‎1 hour ago‎
A family of six Congolese refugees arrived in Missoula last week to begin their new life far from the Tanzanian refugee camp where they had lived for many years.

Tanzania: Tension Brews in Tanzania As Police Ban This Week's Rallies - ‎10 hours ago‎
Four police officers were shot dead by armed men outside a Dar es Salaam bank last week, triggering finger-pointing between the police and the opposition.
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Japan planning to invest more than Sh3 trillion for African economies

Daily Nation - ‎2 hours ago‎
President Uhuru Kenyatta (second from left), Africa Union chairman and Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe (pointing) at the opening ceremony of the Sixth Tokyo International Conference on African Development at Kenyatta International Convention Centre ...
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Bongo aims to extend 50-year family rule in Gabon election

The Fiscal Times - ‎1 hour ago‎
LIBREVILLE (Reuters) - Gabon voted on Saturday amid discontent over its failure to raise living standards despite oil wealth, in a poll posing the biggest challenge yet to President Ali Bongo, whose family has run the central African nation for half a ...

Nigeria launches offensive against militants in Delta oil hub

Thomson Reuters Foundation - ‎7 hours ago‎
YENAGOA, Nigeria, Aug 27 (Reuters) - Nigeria's military said on Saturday it had launched a new offensive against militants in the oil-producing Niger Delta, killing five and arresting 23.
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Nigeria: The Unseen Role of Traditional Rulers in Politics - ‎7 hours ago‎
When it comes to politics, traditional rulers are to be seen and not to be heard. However, the stature and style of many monarchs make it imperative that their pronouncements and body language bear significant political consequence.
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Africa: Museveni Paper Adopted As Africa's Dev't Blueprint Guide - ‎11 hours ago‎
African leaders meeting in Nairobi, Kenya have agreed to use Uganda President Museveni's paper to solve development bottlenecks facing the world's most underdeveloped continent.
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China recommits support for TAZARA

Zambia Daily Mail - ‎1 hour ago‎
THE Chinese government is committed to actively participate in commercial operation and establishment of a revitalised Tanzania-Zambia Railways (TAZARA) with new operation and management systems.

For sustainable development, look at the faces not numbers

Al-Arabiya - ‎20 hours ago‎
Beginning January 1, 2016, the United Nations set 17 Sustainable Development Goals as part of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.
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Mandvulo is a grand investment

The Swazi Observer - ‎1 hour ago‎
image Minister of Economic Planning and Development Prince Hlangusemphi with his Principal Secretary Betram Stewart. The two have seen major projects.

Tanzania: DCB Set to Launch Branch in Dodoma - ‎18 hours ago‎
DCB Commercial Bank plans to launch a new branch in the country's designated capital of Dodoma in November, this year. The bank's Chief Manager- Strategy and Innovation, Samuel Dyamo, said in Dar es Salaam yesterday that DCB had already acquired ...
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Canon's 5D Mark IV Is Here, With 4K Capability and Improved Autofocus

WIRED - ‎13 hours ago‎
Review: Bose's new noise-canceling headphones sound so nice, even audiophiles may like them. · Follow · Follow Us On Facebook · Don't miss our latest news, features and videos.
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Apple Patents Method to Catch Phone Thief's Fingerprints

PC Magazine - ‎Aug 26, 2016‎
Stop, thief! A patent awarded to Apple this week would capture the fingerprints and mug shots of unauthorized people attempting to log in to iOS devices.
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Now you can play Solitaire and more in Google search

PCWorld - ‎Aug 26, 2016‎
Google just decided to add a little more fun to search—as if “do a barrel roll” and The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Universe references weren't already enough.
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Belly's Popularity Has Been On The Upswing Since Roc Nation Signing

HipHopDX - ‎5 hours ago‎
Los Angeles - CA - “I'm hoping what they say is true,” says Belly when asked about his recent triumphs since signing with Jay Z's Roc Nation last year.

Nigeria: Dream Team Has Quality Despite Rohr Snub - Sadi - ‎Aug 25, 2016‎
A former Super Eagles midfielder Dahiru Sadi said though recent call-up to the senior national team for next month's 2017 AFCON dead rubber game against Tanzania didn't favour Nigeria's Rio Olympics team, there's still massive quality in the team to ...
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Hazard on song as Chelsea cruise past Burnley ASIA - ‎9 hours ago‎
Eden Hazard scored a superb goal as Chelsea maintained their 100 per cent start to the season with a comfortable victory over an insipid Burnley.
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Watford v Arsenal: Ozil on target as Gunners finally fire in 3-1 win

Fox Sports - ‎4 hours ago‎
A goal from Mesut Ozil on his first start of the campaign rounded off a much-needed win for Arsenal as they secured a comfortable 3-1 Premier League triumph at Watford.
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'Dark twin' of the Milky Way galaxy discovered

CNN - ‎12 hours ago‎
Venus, bottom, and Jupiter shine brightly above Matthews, North Carolina, on Monday, June 29. The apparent close encounter, called a conjunction, has been giving a dazzling display in the summer sky.
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2020 China Mars Mission: China unveils probe and rover details

International Business Times UK - ‎Aug 25, 2016‎
If the mission is successful, China will become the second country to land a rover on planet after the US. By Aristos Georgiou. August 25, 2016 13:00 BST.
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Earth-size planet discovered around nearest stellar neighbor

SpaceFlight Insider - ‎1 hour ago‎
An international team of scientists working with the European Southern Observatory (ESO) in Chile have published a paper in Nature reporting a rocky planet approximately 1.3 times the size of Earth has been detected orbiting Proxima Centauri, a small ...
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US blood supply should be screened for Zika, FDA says

CNN - ‎Aug 26, 2016‎
(CNN) The Food and Drug Administration has recommended screening the entire US blood supply for the Zika virus, it announced today, noting that screening donated blood is already underway in Florida and Puerto Rico.
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The strange tale of Donald Trump's doctor letter just got stranger

The Sydney Morning Herald - ‎2 hours ago‎
Donald Trump's doctor finally spoke out in an interview that aired Friday night. But his comments aren't likely to end the questions about the strange letter he drafted last year declaring Trump would be the healthiest president in history.

Organ 'harvesting' in China

The Hindu - ‎1 hour ago‎
STILL DONE?China claims to have ended the 'harvesting' of organs of executed prisoners for transplants in January 2015. While some foreign doctors who have worked in China say authorities there are behaving more responsibly, other observers counter ...
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The Heartbreaking Story Behind Photo of Canadian Elderly Couple Crying

KTIC - ‎2 hours ago‎
(SURREY, British Columbia) -- An elderly couple from the town of Surrey in British Columbia, Canada, was recently photographed crying after apparently being moved to separate ... Latest News: Italy Begins Day of Mourning for Quake Victims as Death Toll ...