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Kenya secures $666 million from China for tech city, highway

Kenya secures $666 million from China for tech city, highway

Kenya has secured 67.5 billion shillings ($666 million) in funding from China to build a data centre in a tech city currently under construction and a highway in Nairobi, the president's office said on Friday.

More than one million titles, and counting

More than one million titles, and counting

More than a million books have been borrowed from Qatar National Library (QNL) since its opening and most of those books were on psychology, economics, engineering and management information systems.

Zakat Fund gives over QR13.9mn aid in February

Zakat Fund gives over QR13.9mn aid in February

The Zakat Fund of the Ministry of Awqaf and Islamic Affairs has extended assistance worth QR13.9mn in February 2019 to the beneficiaries of the registered families.

Winning numbers for Powerball's $750 million jackpot drawn

Winning numbers for Powerball's $750 million jackpot drawn

The winning numbers for the estimated $750 million Powerball jackpot, the fourth largest in the lottery history, were drawn Saturday night.

Zimbabwe seeks $35 million to fight cholera outbreak

Zimbabwe seeks $35 million to fight cholera outbreak

Zimbabwe is appealing to individual citizens and local companies for $35 million to help fight a cholera outbreak that has killed 31 and infected more than 5,000, the finance minister said.

6,000 still stranded, over 1 million in camps in flood-hit Kerala

6,000 still stranded, over 1 million in camps in flood-hit Kerala

Authorities and military on Monday stepped up rescue and relief efforts in the flood-ravaged state of Kerala where an estimated 6,000 people remained stranded in the worst-hit areas.