Ruhila Adatia-Sood

SMU Student Loses Friend In Kenya Mall AttackAs gunshots rang out at an upscale mall in her hometown of Nairobi, Kenya, located more than 8,000 miles away, Esther Kanyua could only read about it online, sitting at her computer in her home in Lake Dallas.
Kenyan Forces Rescue Hostages From Mall AttackA Kenyan military assault on the Somali-based, al-Qaida-linked group al-Shabab who were holding hostages at a shopping mall in Nairobi may have broken the standoff.