Nairobi is the capital and the largest city of Kenya. The name comes from the Maasai phrase Enkare Nairobi, which translates to "cool water", a reference to the Nairobi River which flows through the city. The city proper had a population of 3,138,369 in the 2009 census, while the metropolitan area has a population of 6,547,547. The city is popularly referred to as the Green City in the Sun.
The United States and Saudi Arabia have hamstrung global efforts to scrutinise climate geoengineering in order to benefit their fossil fuel industries, according to multiple sources at the United.. WorldNews - Published
French President Emmanuel Macron and Kenyan counterpart Uhuru Kenyatta were among several heads of state in Nairobi for the fourth UN Environment Assembly -- a vast gathering of ministers, legal.. WorldNews - Published
Two 'black box' recorders have been recovered from the site of an Ethiopian Airlines passenger jet that crashed after take-off on Sunday, killing all 157 people on board. Boeing shares slid 9 percent..
(CNN)Grief and sorrow know no borders, but Sunday's Ethiopian Airline crash is truly an international tragedy. When the Nairobi, Kenya-bound plane went down shortly after taking off from Addis Ababa,..
NAIROBI (Reuters) - An Ethiopian Airlines passenger jet bound for Nairobi crashed minutes after take-off on Sunday, killing all 157 people on board and raising questions about the safety of the Boeing..
NAIROBI (Reuters) - An Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 737 passenger jet to Nairobi crashed early on Sunday, killing 149 passengers and eight crew, the airline said, the same model that crashed during a Lion..
NAIROBI, Kenya — French President Emmanuel Macron on Wednesday pledged greater partnerships with Kenya in economic development and efforts to improve the environment and to battle regional extremist.. WorldNews - Published
32-year-old Garg was a consultant with the UNDP (United Nations Development Programme) and attached to the environment ministry. She was on her way to Nairobi to be a part of the UNEA. IndiaTimes - Published
A Greek scientist realizes he has been given a second chance in life and plans to take advantage of that, Domain Gang reports. Antonis Mavropoulos narrowly escaped death when he missed his flight –.. WorldNews - Published
The Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 737 MAX 8 went down minutes into a flight to Nairobi on Sunday, killing all 157 people on board, months after a Lion Air jet of the same model crashed in Indonesia killing.. Firstpost - Published
By David Shepardson WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States will mandate that Boeing Co implement design changes by April that have been in the works for months for the 737 MAX 8 fleet after a fatal.. WorldNews - Published
NAIROBI (Reuters) - A prize-winning author, a football official and a team of humanitarian workers were among those who perished in the crash of Ethiopian Airlines Flight 30, government officials and.. Firstpost - Published
A United Nations official said the recent crash of Ethiopian Airlines flight from Addis Ababa to Nairobi, Kenya, had at least 22 staff members on board on Monday, according to The New York Times. The.. WorldNews - Published
Article by WN.com Correspondent Amelevi Elaine Affo Ethiopian Airlines confirmed that the flight data recorder have been recovered from flight 302 that was scheduled to fly from Addis Ababa in Ethiopia.. WorldNews - Published
The United Nations has suffered one of its biggest losses in years in the deadly crash of an Ethiopian Airlines passenger jet bound for Nairobi, the head of the U.N. in Geneva said on Monday, without.. Reuters - Published
Ethiopian Airlines grounded the rest of its new Boeing 737 Max 8 planes while it investigates Sunday's crash that killed 157 people. Flight 302 to Nairobi, Kenya went down minutes after takeoff from.. CBS News - Published
Four Indians, including a UN consultant attached with the Environment Ministry, were among the 157 people killed when a Nairobi-bound Ethiopian Airlines plane crashed after taking-off from Addis Ababa.. IndiaTimes - Published
Antonis Mavropoulos, president of the International Solid Waste Association, a non-profit organisation, was travelling to Nairobi to attend the annual assembly of the UN Environment Programme Firstpost - Published
An Ethiopian Airlines passenger jet bound for Nairobi crashed minutes after take-off on Sunday, killing all 157 people on board and raising questions about the safety of the Boeing 737 MAX 8, a new.. Firstpost - Published