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Covid Updates: South Africa Says Its Omicron Wave Passed Without Big Spike in Deaths

Children wait to receive their vaccine in Albuquerque in November.Credit…Paul Ratje for The New York Times The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention released two studies Thursday that highlighted the importance of immunizing children against the coronavirus. One study found that serious problems in children aged 5 to 11 who received the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine were […]

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Bangladesh’s aid to Sri Lanka enhances the image and prestige of Bangladesh

Added the 30 december 2021 Other view By: Hafizur Talukdar A few years ago, debt-ridden Bangladesh is now a country of unprecedented success in debt relief. The world today looks at Bangladesh in amazement. Bangladesh only borrowed from other countries or organizations. Now that history has changed and has started lending. Bangladesh has provided loans […]

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What to know after the tiger attack

A man was attacked by a tiger at the Naples Zoo in the Caribbean Gardens on Wednesday. He was seriously injured. According to the Collier County Sheriff’s Office, a member of a third-party cleaning service entered an unauthorized area near the tiger that was inside its enclosure. The man was taken to Lee Memorial Hospital […]

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Why the Tanzanian shilling held up against the US dollar in 2021

By Rosemary Mirondo Dar es Salaam. The Tanzanian shilling ended the year with a strong performance against the US dollar, thanks to a steady flow of greenbacks from the recovery in tourism, exports and funds from development partners. The local currency started the year with an average exchange rate of Sh 2,298.46 per dollar and […]

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Mountain lion seen in Pacifica’s backyard eating pet chicken

December 28, 2021 An image of a mountain lion in California. gatito33 / Getty Images / iStockphoto A mountain lion has been seen in a backyard in Pacifica, gorging on a pet chicken, police say. Pacifica police arrived at a house in Valencia Way on Sunday morning just after 7:30 a.m., according to a police […]

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Nairobi abandons plan to renationalise Kenya Airways

The Kenyan government has abandoned its plan to renationalize Kenya Airways (KQ, Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta) but will instead protect its financial interests in a $ 1 billion restructuring of the national carrier which will include a debt assumption of $ 827 million and an injection of funds of $ 473 million. , revealed the International […]

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EWVCF awards over $ 120,000 to youth and education groups in the Eastern Panhandle | Newspaper

MARTINSBURG – The Eastern West Virginia Community Foundation recently awarded 49 grants, totaling $ 123,661.21, to 40 Eastern Panhandle groups dealing with youth and education issues. These grants were made possible by donations from generous donors, who established the C. Scott and Elizabeth C. Shade Youth Fund, the Jane P. Snyder Youth Fund, the Tom […]

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UNESCO celebrates half-century of biosphere preservation |

“It’s really a program for people, because people are part of nature… so they are integrated into the protection of nature but also into the sustainable use of natural resources,” said Miguel Clusener Godt, from United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) Secretary of the MAB program. © UNESCO Where we are Today, 727 […]

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Chilean zoo vaccinates animals against COVID-19 – MercoPress

Chilean zoo vaccinates animals against COVID-19 Monday, December 27, 2021 – 09:18 UTC Chile now also leads animal COVID-19 vaccination In addition to having organized one of the most prolific COVID-19 vaccination campaigns on humans, Chile now intends to extend this achievement to other living things after three lions, three tigers, three pumas and an […]

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Bangladesh’s assistance to Sri Lanka strengthens its image and prestige

Bangladesh, riddled with debt a few years ago, is today a country of unprecedented success in debt relief. The world today looks at Bangladesh in amazement. Bangladesh only borrowed from other countries or organizations. Now that history has changed and has started lending. Bangladesh has provided loans to Sri Lanka and Sudan. Bangladesh first loaned […]

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Kapil Sharma receives thanks from PETA for helping save abused elephant

In 2015, Kapil Sharma was named “Indian Person of the Year by PETA”. Kapil Sharma last year started a petition on change.org titled “Justice for our Voiceless Soul” to save elephants from abuse. News18.com Last update:December 26, 2021, 4:44 PM IST FOLLOW US ON: Animal rights group People for Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) recently […]

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How wind power is transforming communities in Viet Nam

Increasingly, compliance with US sanctions against Iran could become a litmus test of the UAE’s close ties with the United States. On the brink of a potential rift between the allies is an agreement reportedly recently struck by a private UAE company to build gas-fired thermal, solar and wind power plants with a total capacity […]

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Calgary Zoo and Wilder Institute excited about future conservation efforts

Breadcrumb Links News Local news “We are contributing to greater conservation of wildlife all over the planet, which is exciting. And he’s based here in Calgary, which is an amazing thing for our community ‘ Author of the article: Stephanie Babych Whooping cranes pictured at the Devonian Wildlife Conservation Center at the Calgary Zoo. Gavin […]

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Happy Everyone: Adoptable Pets to Bring in 2022, December 25-26

STATEN ISLAND, NY – Life has changed for everyone. Whether you have been directly affected or know someone who has been affected by COVID-19, I hope we can find solace in each other. PITBULLS AND ADDICTS Recently I had a pleasant conversation with Michael Favor, founder of “Pit Bulls and Addicts”. As a 13-year drug […]

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Congolese regulator will stifle the Nigerian telecoms market | The Guardian Nigeria News

The CONGO-Brazzaville Telecommunications Regulatory Authority (CTRA) has declared its readiness to take advantage of the success of the Nigerian telecommunications market. This was brought to light when a delegation from the Central African nation made a scheduled visit to the Nigeria Communications Commission (NCC), primarily to study the latter’s policies, practices and programs that have […]

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The Knoxville Zoo is home to two endangered newborn African lions.

KNOXVILLE, Tennessee (WJHL) – The Knoxville Zoo has yet another reason to celebrate this holiday season after the birth of two endangered African lion cubs on December 21 – marking the first cubs born at the zoo since 2006. A zoo statement says a male and female first opened their eyes to the world following […]

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Angola: IMF Executive Board Completes Sixth Review of Angola’s Extended Credit Facility Agreement and Concludes 2021 Article IV Consultations

Washington, DC: The Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) today completed the sixth review of Angola’s economic program supported by an expanded arrangement under the Fund’s Extended Facility (EFF) and concluded consultation under Article IV [1] with Angola. The Council’s decision authorizes an immediate disbursement of SDR 535.1 million (approximately $ 748 million), […]

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“The idea was to keep nature, humans, animals on the same pedestal”: Sanjay Garg on his new collection “Sher Bagh”

Fashion designer Sanjay Garg was born in Sariska in Alwar where in 2005 all 17 tigers went extinct, as reported by a wildlife committee set up by the government of Rajasthan. The shocking incident, which has been called “the biggest wake-up call in the country’s conservation history,” left its mark on what Garg calls his […]

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Lebanon needs $ 12 billion to $ 15 billion to jumpstart recovery, central bank chief says

ANKARA: Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu on Monday announced that a Turkish company and a Qatari company would jointly submit a proposal to the Taliban to run five airports in Afghanistan for their approval “if the conditions are right.” A busy week awaits technical delegations as a group of experts are expected to travel to […]

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Ivory Coast: Abidjan National Zoo reopens after one year of closure

This Tuesday (December 21) marks the reopening of the Abidjan zoo in Côte d’Ivoire. The zoo closed in September 2020 after a hyena escaped on charges of animal abuse. The facilities have been completely renovated. The renovation was financed by the State for an amount of approximately 800,000 euros. According to zoo director Karl Diakité, […]

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California researchers describe 70 new species in 2021

In 2021, researchers at the California Academy of Sciences added 70 new plant and animal species to the Tree of Life, enriching our understanding of the complex web of life on Earth and strengthening our ability to make conservation decisions. illuminated. The new species include 14 beetles, 12 sea slugs, nine ants, seven fish, six […]

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“Nigeria, others lagging behind in the transition to renewable energy in Africa” – :::… The Tide News Online :::…

After months of lockdown due to Covid restrictions and OPEC cuts, along with significant international criticism of misplaced funds, Nigeria appears optimistic about the future of its faltering oil industry at a time when few others are.The Nigerian government announced this week that it expects the country to produce 1.88 million barrels per day of […]

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Detroit Zoo vultures travel to South Africa to boost conservation agenda

The scavenging vultures Mrs. Nasty and Nelly hang out at the Detroit Zoo. The couple, along with three other vultures from the Detroit Zoo, made their permanent home in South Africa to support a vulture conservation program in November. Advertising ROYAL OAK – In November, five vultures that previously inhabited the Detroit Zoo traveled around […]

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Insects greatly contribute to ecological restoration

Insects greatly contribute to ecological restoration “ BKP Sinha Insects help break down organic material like corpses and animal droppings. This is important because it reuses nutrients, making them available to aerate the soil. Rewilding is a progressive way to preserve the environment. It is a form of environmental conservation and ecological restoration that has […]

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Cause of death of 13-year-old male lion tested positive for COVID confirmed by Honolulu zoo officials

HONOLULU (KHON2) – Officials at the Honolulu Zoo have received the histopathology report confirming that the cause of death of Ekundu, a 13-year-old male lion who tested positive for COVID, was acute respiratory distress. Officials believe the cause is the result of SARS-CoV-2 – the virus that causes COVID in humans. As Ekundu was an […]

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Oil shocks test the courage of Nigerian banks

When the coronavirus pandemic caused global oil prices to plummet and the Nigerian currency, the naira, to fall last year, many feared the worst for the country’s biggest banks. Nigeria is Africa’s largest oil producer. It depends on crude for almost all of its foreign exchange earnings and about half of its government revenue. As […]

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Bobcat caught in a camera trap

Every month, Mongabay brings you a new episode of Candid Animal Cam, our show featuring animals captured in camera traps around the world and hosted by Romi Castagnino, our writer and conservation scientist. Camera traps bring you closer to the secret natural world and are an important conservation tool for studying wildlife. This month, we […]

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IMF Executive Board Concludes Annual Discussions on CEMAC Common Policies and Common Policies in Support of Member Countries’ Reform Programs

Download logo The IMF Executive Board concludes annual discussions on CEMAC common policies and common policies in support of member countries’ reform programs. The pandemic crisis which lasted nearly two years left CEMAC in a fragile external position. A stricter political stance, high oil prices and renewed commitments by heads of state to accelerate structural, […]

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South Africa: Green Hydrogen Policy – A Rapidly Growing Timeline of Important Developments

In short As an essential component of South Africa‘s energy transition, the production, transport, storage and use of green hydrogen have been the subject of numerous policy updates and commitments from the public and private sectors. in the country, especially in the past year. The schedule of developments is not expected to slow down as […]

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Summary of scientific news: geologists discover a “treasure” of dinosaur tracks in Poland; NASA’s Webb Telescope promises ‘incredible journey’ for astronomy and more

Here is a summary of scientific news briefs. Geologists find “treasure” of dinosaur tracks in Poland Hundreds of dinosaur footprints, so well preserved that even scaly skin can be seen, have been found in Poland, giving a glimpse of a complex ecosystem around 200 million years ago, geologists said. Described by the Polish Geological Institute-National […]

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Anglo-Portuguese alliances and ruptures – Part 6: 20th century

In 1902, King Edward VII of England paid a state visit to Lisbon. He reaffirmed the old alliances and agreed with the advisers (the regenerating party) of King Carlos I to restructure the Portuguese debt to foreign bondholders at a fixed rate of 3%. This ended a precarious financial crisis Portugal had suffered for a […]

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Dolphin surprises wildlife experts with an underwater pear tree

A Risso’s dolphin was caught on camera performing an unusual underwater “pear tree”, leaving wildlife experts wondering what it was up to. The dolphin was seen performing the maneuver – suspended vertically with its nose down, fully underwater and slowly spinning – thanks to drone footage used to probe marine mammals off the island from […]

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Center to Release 5 Million Barrels of Crude Oil from Strategic Reserves, Auto News, ET Auto

The Union Minister said the government regularly reviews high oil and diesel prices nationally. New Delhi: Government agreed to release 5 million barrels of crude oil from its strategic oil reserves in consultation with other global energy consumers, Union Minister of State for Oil and Natural Gas Rameswar Teli in a written response to a […]

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Mexican gray wolf straying in New Mexico blocked by border wall

CITY OF SILVER, NM– In the first documented case of the US-Mexico border wall separating two endangered wolf populations, a Mexican gray wolf – likely in search of a new home and mate – has been stranded at the border in New -Mexico last month. The wolf’s GPS collar periodically reported its positions to the […]

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A Week at Kruger – The Mother of All Safari

Being born and raised in the remote state of Assam in northeast India has its perks, especially when it comes to appreciating concepts like wilderness, mountains, conservation issues, etc. -National parks known as Kaziranga, Manas, Pobitora, etc…, accompanied by my father, who being an agricultural scientist frequently had to visit the remote hinterland of the […]

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Who benefits from the $ 157 million loan approved by the World Bank in June 2021 for Liberia?

December 9, 2021 J Yanqui Zaza of The Perperstive Challenges David Malpass of the World Bank Honorable David MalpassPresident of the World Bank1818 H Street, NOWashington, DC 20433 Re: Who benefits from the $ 157 million loan approved by the World Bank in June 2021 for Liberia? Dear President David Malpass: The public would like […]

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Puma cub gets a buddy at the Scottsbluff Zoo | State News

SCOTTSBLUFF, Neb. (AP) – The Riverside Discovery Center puma now has a friend after acquiring a second puma that was found abandoned in Montana. The species coordinator who helped the zoo get the first cub was told of a second cub in need of a new home. “It was picked up by the Wildlife Service […]

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Clever and nocturnal ninja that lashes out in the houses of the city | Print edition

By Kasun Warakapitiya Views) : Some inhabitants of the city and the suburbs are increasingly disturbed by the nocturnal activities of palm civets, which take refuge in their homes. The palm civet is a small mammal with a long, hairy tail and a pointed muzzle. There are times when residents seek help from local authorities, […]

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History of segregation in Las Cruces public schools

Many black families who immigrated to New Mexico in the early part of the 20th century came in hopes of escaping Southern Jim Crow laws and establishing communities where they could thrive. Families, like the Boyer who founded Blackdom near Roswell, and then settled in Vado, established farms in the Mesilla Valley. Other families, like […]

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Minneapolis scores big wins at Solomon

Girls The Minneapolis women’s basketball team had no problem with Solomon on Friday night, battling to a 50-6 road victory in the Tri-County Classic. Senior Cameron Cleveland led with 13 points for the Lions. Minneapolis (3-1) led 26-2 at halftime. Solomon only scored halfway through the second quarter. Much of the same continued into the […]

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US issues blanket licenses allowing personal remittances to flow to Afghanistan

By Daphne Psaledakis and Jonathan Landay WASHINGTON, December 10 (Reuters) – The United States on Friday formalized guidelines allowing personal remittances to Afghanistan, offering protection to senders and financial institutions against U.S. sanctions against the Taliban as the country faces a humanitarian crisis and collapse economic worsening. The Treasury Department has issued a general license […]

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TC report can play a key role in migratory bird conservation / Public information service

GREENWICH, Connecticut – North America has lost three billion birds since 1970, and a new report shows how Connecticut, a major stopover for migrating birds, may play a role in reversing the trend. The Connecticut Audubon Society’s annual State of the Birds of Connecticut report features 37 species of birds in the state with rapidly […]

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A private reserve deplores the lack of government support …

This article contains graphic images that may disturb sensitive readers. During a routine patrol on Wednesday evening, an anti-poaching unit found four rhinos dead and one wounded with horns torn off at the Inverdoorn private reserve just outside Cape Town. Johan van Schalkwyk, Marketing Director of the Aquila Collection Group, a portfolio of private game […]

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The Democracy Summit’s missing link is debt transparency

When the Summit for Democracy meets today and tomorrow, leaders from more than 100 countries will focus their collective attention on some of the thorniest challenges facing democratic governments today. Organized around the three pillars of the summit – corruption, authoritarianism and human rights – a “illustrative menu of optionsThe note released by the summit […]

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Why you should book a trip with a conservation group

Look beyond traditional travel agencies to book your next outdoor adventure. Share this article FFor many American travelers, 2021 was the year of the national park. As the pandemic continues to disrupt international travel, it has also sparked wider interest among Americans in exploring the great outdoors in their own country. Maybe you’ve been to […]

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Minneapolis drops two relatives in Ell-Saline

Girls In a game of turnover and fouls, Minneapolis couldn’t overcome a large accumulated deficit earlier in the game and lost to Ell-Saline in Brookville, 48-46. The match was the first of the week in the Tri-County Classic. The teams combined for 68 turnovers and 42 fouls. Cameron Cleveland led Minneapolis with 13 points. Raleigh […]

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BRI and the EU’s Global Gateway Strategy | By Dr Mehmood Ul Hassan Khan

BRI and the EU’s Global Gateway Strategy The FEUDS of the international economy have now taken on a new form of engagement in which the international politics of power will play an important role. It seems that in the new global arena, everyone has their own Silk Road. Almost a decade after Chinese President Xi […]

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Robinsons Malls Happy Pets Club donates to animal welfare groups

Robinsons Malls, through its Happy Pets Club, has a program that reinforces its commitment to promoting responsible pet ownership through partnerships with two of the nation’s well-established pet advocacy groups – Animal Kingdom Foundation and Pawssion Project. The collaboration between the Robinsons Malls Happy Pets Club and these two pet advocacy groups is one of […]

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Resistance to shocks of African nations, debt sustainability varies widely despite shared vulnerabilities

Zambia, Angola and Gabon are Africa’s three riskiest economies in 2021 ranking On the other hand, the characteristics common to the most brittle economies include net capital outflows, volatile and less globally traded national currencies, large net international liability positions, insufficient reserves and high foreign participation and the denomination of their public debt in foreign […]

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Gujarat: 5 cubs born at Junagadh zoo, stock reaches 50

Five Indian gray wolf puppies were born at Sakkarbaug Zoo in Junagadh, Gujarat on Monday, bringing the total number of wolves in the zoo to 50. The delivery took place about three weeks after another wolf also gave birth to five puppies in the zoo. “Five puppies were born at Sakkarbaug Zoo in Junagadh. With […]

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Stocks to rebound on Omicron hopes and oil rally

MARKET ENVELOPES To watch: Manufacturing orders / turnover in Germany; Retail sales in Italy; UK Car Registrations, Construction PMI, Household Finances Review, CBI Economic Forecasts; meeting of the Eurogroup of euro area finance ministers; no major company update is expected Opening call: Allaying fears about Omicron’s seriousness should help fuel a rally in European equities […]

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UK: Farmers are the most reliable part of the supply chain

The UK Levy Board, which represents farmers, producers and other players in the supply chain, has been monitoring consumer confidence since 2019. The results of the AHDB / Blue Marble study found that almost two-thirds (63%) feel very or somewhat positive about UK farming. The same study yielded particularly positive results last year. This year’s […]

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Nigeria drops to 14 as Egypt tops Africa for investment destinations

Posted December 5, 2021 Nigeria has gone from the top 10 investment destinations in Africa to 14 while Egypt remains the number one nation. This is indicated by an RMB report titled “Where to invest in Africa 2021”. According to RMB, a division of FirstRand Bank Limited, the ranking is based on countries’ operating environments. […]

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Joe Moorhead named Akron’s next head coach

Oregon Football will be looking for a new offensive coordinator. Joe Moorhead decided he wanted to stay closer to home. It was announced early Saturday morning that Joe Moorhead, Oregon’s offensive football coordinator for the past two seasons, will be leaving to become the head coach of the Akron Zips. Moorhead came to Oregon from […]

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World-renowned photographers join forces to protect the environment

Written by Amarachi Orie, CNN The last moments before the death of the last male northern white rhino, a 66-year-old elephant swimming in the ocean, and the famous primatologist Jane Goodall in search of chimpanzees in Tanzania in the early 1960s; these are all moments captured in a collection of powerful photographs that have been […]

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Digitize Africa’s mines

Mineral resources are an essential source of income for Africa. In 2019, minerals and fossil fuels accounted for more than a third of the exports of at least 60% of African countries. The continent produces around 80% of the world’s platinum, two-thirds of its cobalt, half of its manganese and a substantial amount of chromium, […]

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Big cats at Saint-Louis zoo have recovered from COVID-19

ST. LOUIS, Mo. – Big cats recovered from respiratory infections at the St. Louis Zoo after being infected with COVID-19 in November. Before becoming ill, the cats had been partially or fully vaccinated. Their caretakers say they think it only helped them develop mild symptoms. Now, big cats eat and behave normally, but they occasionally […]

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Africa’s ties to China and the West are starting to look similar

WHEN PRESIDENT XI JINPING from China meets African leaders, grandiose demands abound. As such at least, the triennial diplomatic jamboree known as the Forum on Sino-African Cooperation (FOCAC), which was held recently in Senegal, did not disappoint. China and Africa have “forged an indestructible brotherhood,” said Xi, who spoke from China via video. Xi painted […]

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Start of phase two inspections of farms | News, Sports, Jobs

PHOTO PROVIDED Pennsylvania DEP and the Clinton County Conservation District have started a second phase of farm inspections in Clinton County. MILL HALL – The Pennsylvania DEP and the Clinton County Conservation District have begun a second phase of farm inspections in Clinton County. The purpose of this phase of inspections is to ensure that […]

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Latest updates: Hospitalizations for Covid in the United States increased in November

Omicron has been detected in at least 21 countries, as governments around the world impose restrictions to limit the spread of the latest variant of the coronavirus. Nigeria and Ireland joined the list today, while Hong Kong reported a fourth infection upon the arrival of a traveler from Qatar. “Further epidemiological investigations revealed that the […]

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Blackpool Zoo unveils plans for new Big Cat house

Proposals have been submitted to Blackpool council for permission to partially demolish the existing zoo grounds on East Park Drive and construct a new one-story building with a 5.3-meter-high security fence. Design features will prioritize animal welfare and public safety. The new structure would provide around 100 square meters of additional paddock space and include […]