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Did you know that gaming addiction is classified as disorder by WHO

2 weeks ago Dunia Times Reporter 0
By Allan Tawai Gaming addiction is to be listed as a mental health condition for the first time by the World Health Organization (WHO) As reported by BBC, WHO’s 11th International Classification of Diseases (ICD) will include the condition “gaming disorder”. The draft document defines it as a pattern of persistent or recurrent gaming behavior Read More

What some Kenyan women are now using Cow-milking jelly for!

2 months ago Dunia Times Reporter 0
In one of the latest examples of how Kenyans have peculiar habits, women have turned a milking jelly into a beauty product. Since Thursday night, women online have been discussing benefits of using milking jelly as a skin care product. Several of them have been posting pictures of their dressing tables littered with dozens of Read More

Kenyan-born journalist awarded in US for exemplary reporting

3 months ago Dunia Times Reporter 0
BY STEVE JOHNSON A Kenyan-born US based journalist was feted on Thursday for exemplary coverage of the 2017 Kenyan general election. BMJ Muriithi, who is a multimedia specialist, received the award at a ceremony held at the Voice America headquarters (VOA) in Washington DC. While presenting the Superior Accomplishment Award, the agency’s Africa Division Chief, Read More

Kenya’s poll date changed to Uhuru’s birthday

4 months ago Dunia Times Reporter 0
BY BMJ MURIITHI Kenya’s electoral commission has moved the poll date from October 17 to October 26, 2017. Coincidentally, president Uhuru Kenyatta, who is one of the two candidates, was born on October 26, 1961. Through a statement on Thursday, IEBC changed the date for the repeat poll occasioned by Supreme Court’s nullification of President Kenyatta’s Read More

Kenyan-born US lawyer sues blogger for defamation

4 months ago Dunia Times Reporter 0
A US-based, Kenyan-born lawyer has sued a Kenyan blogger at the Montgomery County Circuit Court in Montgomery, Maryland, for  “publishing offensive, inflammatory and often defamatory articles mostly against individuals or persons of Kenyan heritage residing in the US or abroad.” Regina Njogu, who is licensed to practice law in New York has filed the libel complaint Read More

VIDEO: Shock as man plays guitar while doctors perform brain surgery on him

6 months ago Dunia Times Reporter 0
An Indian musician played the guitar on the operating table to help doctors treat involuntary muscle spasms in his fingers. Abhishek Prasad was asked to play every time doctors “burnt” a circuit in his brain to treat what is commonly known as “musician’s dystonia”. The condition causes painful spasms, twisting and repetitive movements or abnormal Read More
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