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Nairobi mall attack: Kenya President orders probe into security loopholes

In the aftermath of the deadly Kenya Westgate mall attack, President Uhuru Kenyatta has ordered an investigation to probe if the hostage crisis could have been dealt with more efficiently.

Oct 02, 2013, 09:54 AM IST

The Jains, silent heroes of Nairobi mall attack response

As a jihadist commando sowed death and horror inside Westgate mall last week, Nairobi`s Jains became the silent heroes of the days-long emergency effort.

Sep 29, 2013, 13:05 PM IST

Troops caused mall collapse: Kenyan official

Kenya`s military caused the collapse of three floors of the Westgate Mall in the deadly terrorist siege, a top-ranking official disclosed, while the government urged patience with the pace of an investigation that has left key questions unanswered.

Sep 28, 2013, 11:58 AM IST

The Lion of Nairobi

Satpal Singh saved 40 lives in the Nairobi mall. When you give him the credit he cutely smiles and points his finger upwards saying it is Him who did it, not him.

Sep 27, 2013, 14:56 PM IST

Kenya widens mall attack probe, alert for UK `White Widow`

Interpol issued a wanted persons alert at Kenya`s request on Thursday for a British woman who has been cited by British police as a possible suspect in the attack on a Nairobi shopping mall that killed at least 72 people.

Sep 27, 2013, 09:18 AM IST

Al Shabaab attacks Kenyan post near Somalia border

Militant group Al Shabaab continued its operations even beyond Nairobi mall siege as it attacked a security post on Kenya’s border with Somalia on Thursday killing two police officers in the ambush.

Sep 26, 2013, 14:40 PM IST

Kenya attack: Dozens of bodies buried under Nairobi shopping mall rubble?

Nairobi mortuary prepared on Thursday to receive ‘up to 160 new corpses’ after an intelligence source claimed that the number of bodies under the rubble could be in hundreds.

Sep 26, 2013, 12:40 PM IST

Nairobi mall attack brings back memories of 26/11 strike

As she watches television coverage of a mall attack in distant Kenya, a Class X student here recalls her brush with death during the 26/11 terror attacks in the metropolis in 2008.

Sep 25, 2013, 12:26 PM IST

Kenya mall attack: As it happened

Al Shabaab, the militant group behind the four-day takeover of the Westgate mall in Nairobi, claimed on Wednesday that the Kenyan government forces used explosives in carrying out "a demolition" of the building, burying 137 hostages.

Sep 25, 2013, 10:19 AM IST

Kenya mall siege over but death toll unclear

As Kenya began three days of mourning on Wednesday for at least 67 people killed in the siege of a Nairobi mall, it was unclear how many more hostages may have died with the Somali Islamist attackers buried in the rubble.

Sep 25, 2013, 09:20 AM IST

Horror, heroism during one of Kenya`s darkest days

Nairobi`s Westgate mall, with its designer shops and restaurants, has become a symbol of Kenya`s rising prosperity.

Sep 24, 2013, 11:14 AM IST

`Americans, Briton among Kenya mall attackers`

Two or three young American men and a British woman were among the group of attackers who stormed a Nairobi mall killing more than 60 people, Kenya`s top diplomat has said.

Sep 24, 2013, 10:41 AM IST

Kenya terror attack: As it happened

An official has told The Associated Press that Nairobi`s city morgue is preparing for the arrival of a large number of bodies of people killed in the Westgate mall terrorist attack.

Sep 24, 2013, 10:01 AM IST

Nairobi mall attack: ‘Will kill hostages if Kenya Army uses force’

As Kenyan Army sought to step up the offensive against the militants holed up in the Westgate mall, the al Shabab has issued a threat saying that the mall hostage would be killed if force was used against the “mujahedeen”.

Sep 23, 2013, 14:03 PM IST

Kenya terror attack: As it happened

Fresh gunfire erupted on Monday morning as the Kenyan Army troops have intensified action against the militants.

Sep 23, 2013, 10:50 AM IST

Nairobi mall attack: Two Indians among 59 dead in Kenya

At least two Indians were among the casualties in the deadly terror attack on Westgate shopping centre in Kenya’s Nairobi, where unknown numberof hostages are still held captive by the militants.

Sep 22, 2013, 09:41 AM IST

In pics: Bloodshed at Nairobi mall

Gunmen on Saturday opened fire inside an upscale mall in Nairobi in which at least 30 people were killed.

Sep 22, 2013, 00:04 AM IST