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Explained: The lip-sync siblings from Tanzania, and why PM Modi praised them

March 03, 2022 11:37 am

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has praised a brother-sister duo from Tanzanian, now social media stars, for lip-syncing to the Indian national anthem on Republic Day and paying tribute to Lata Mangeshkar. Who are Kili and Neema Paul?

February 22, 1982, Forty Years Ago: India-Tanzania Talks

February 21, 2022 11:23 pm

India and Tanzania expressed grave concern at the building up of military arsenals in the Indian Ocean and resolved to work together to make the Ocean a zone of peace.

Tanzania footprints offer clues on origin of human upright walking

December 02, 2021 3:49 pm

The study determined that the various Laetoli tracks were created by two different hominin species.

Delhi court convicts Tanzanian woman for smuggling meth, orders disciplinary enquiry against NCB officers

September 02, 2021 10:11 am

As per the prosecution, on April 2, 2018, the convict was on her way to Goa when she was intercepted by an NCB team that got information that she was peddling methamphetamine. The narcotics were found in a false cavity in her suitcase.

'Dress up well': Outrage as woman MP removed from Tanzanian Parliament for wearing ‘tight pants’

June 05, 2021 9:36 am

A group of women MPs insisted that the action was unfair and argued that there was nothing wrong with Sichwale’s clothing. They have also demanded an apology.

Tanzanian student succumbs to infection, MS University prepares to send body home

April 29, 2021 6:13 am

Ngowi Emanuel Harrison, 34, had joined the PhD course for business economics on March 27, and tested positive for Covid-19 on April 21.

Tanzania: 45 people died in stampede to see ex-president's body

March 30, 2021 10:28 pm

According to Tanzanian police, 45 people died in a stampede last week during a public viewing of the late President John Magufuli's body before he was buried.

Samia Suluhu Hassan sworn in as Tanzania's first woman President

March 19, 2021 6:01 pm

Hassan assumes the presidency two days after she addressed the nation to announce the death of John Magufuli, after a more than a two-week absence from public life that drew speculation he was critically ill with COVID-19.

Tanzania to swear-in new president on Friday after death of Magufuli

March 19, 2021 11:50 am

According to Tanzania's constitution, the vice president serves out the remainder of the term of a president who dies in office. Magufuli, who was first elected in 2015, secured a second five-year term in polls in October last year.

Tanzania's 'Bulldozer' president and Covid-19 sceptic dies at 61

March 18, 2021 7:10 am

Tanzania’s President John Magufuli was nicknamed “The Bulldozer” for his fondness for massive public works and a reputation for pushing through policies despite opposition - a hard-charging leadership style that won support from many Tanzanians.