Parliament merely a strong clearing house for Presidency
Recent events have brought forth suggestions that, as currently constituted with a healthy majority of the ruling Jubilee Coalition, the National Assembly is merely a clearing house for the presidency...

US seeks to overthrow Venezuela government: official
Tighter new US sanctions against Venezuela are aimed to foment violent unrest to try to overthrow President Nicolas Maduro, his defense minister said Saturday....

Kidero forms team to probe Makongeni building collapse
Nairobi Governor Evans Kidero has formed a seven man team to probe the safety of buildings in the County....

New law to see private varsities join legal council
Private universities will, for the first time, be represented in the critical Council of Legal Education Board....

AP wins Bravery Award for saving Ndia MP Stephen Ngare?s life
Corporal Joseph Musumbu, the body guard of the MP won the Bravery Award....

Stick to healthy diet this season
End of year festivities have began and with them come lots of foods and drinks....

Learn to stop buying that pile of clothes you will never wear
Each year around the Christmas season we reach into our closets and pull out piles of clothes to give away to charity or relatives ....

Gospel music is my first love
Linet Munyali, populary known to her fans as Size 8, left secular music for gospel music. She tells Lifestyle why she decided to switch....

Kenya: Raila talks tough as US warns against new security laws
CORD leader Raila Odinga has vowed to go to court to block the Security Laws (Amendment) Act, 2014 assented into law by President Uhuru Kenyatta on Friday....

Kenya: You are to blame for chaos in Parliament, Ruto tells CORD
Deputy President William Ruto has led Jubilee top brass in condemning the Coalition for Reforms and Democracy (CORD) style of leadership following Thursday's chaos in the National Assembly....

Kenya: Justine Muturi: I have no apologies
The “forceful” passage of the Security Laws (Amendment) Bill, 2014 under acrimonious circumstances has put the performance of National Assembly Speaker Justine Muturi into sharp scrutiny....

Kenya: Leaders' brawl shamed the whole country
Shameful. Disrespectful. Horrendous. These are some of the choice words opinion leaders used to describe the behaviour of the 11th Parliament on Thursday; an unforgettable day in Kenya's history....

Kenya: What changes to controversial security law means to you
As Kenyans come to terms with the reality of the new security laws, The Standard on Sunday took a look at the amendments and walks you through what what was changed, what remained and what it means to...

Kenya: Muthama wants MPs who assaulted him punished
Machakos Senator Johnstone Muthama will take action against MPs who manhandled him and his colleagues at Parliament Buildings on Thursday....

Kenya: Will new security laws be the turning point in Uhuru's presidency?
Thursday was a defining moment for Uhuru Kenyatta's presidency as the ugly events witnessed in the National Assembly arguably marked the opening of a new chapter for the Jubilee Administration....

Kenya: Baragoi massacre could have been avoided, says commission
Poor planning and lack of coordination among security agencies led to the death of over 30 police officers in the infamous Baragoi massacre, Commission on Administrative Justice (CAJ) said Friday....