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Pitter-patter of tiny panda paws? Tian Tian believed to be 'pregnant'

Pitter-patter of tiny panda paws? Tian Tian believed to be 'pregnant' The zoo says she's being closely monitored by experts. Tian Tian arrived at Edinburgh Zoo in 2011 but has never been able to naturally get pregnant with Yang Guang, the male panda who joined her at the zoo following a deal with China that sees them rent the pair for around £600,00 a year. [Artigo completo...]

Typhoon death toll rises in Macau

Typhoon death toll rises in Macau No vessels were permitted to enter the port, and ferry services to Macau and to Hong Kong's outlying islands were canceled. Typhoon Hato was the strongest typhoon to hit the region within the past 18 years, according to SCMP . Casino stocks listed in Hong Kong fell versus a rise in the benchmark Hang Seng Index on Thursday with the full impact on gambling revenues and economic cost still unknow... [Artigo completo...]

Trudeau says steps to tackle spike in asylum-seekers yielding 'positive results'

Trudeau says steps to tackle spike in asylum-seekers yielding 'positive results' Canada's legal immigration process is far more selective than in the US and Europe, focusing more on what economic contributions potential immigrants have to offer. If Trudeau is serious about stopping the asylum flow, he should suspend the deal, she said. People are now questioning the legitimacy and integrity of Canada's system because the Liberal government has "spectacularly failed" at man... [Artigo completo...]

Thai court to rule on Yingluck's rice subsidy case

Thai court to rule on Yingluck's rice subsidy case Yingluck was ousted in 2014 by a coup following accusations of mismanagement of a billion-dollar rice subsidy program and of constitutional violations. Fearing potential unrest, authorities tried to deter people from turning out Friday by threatening legal action against anyone planning to help transport Yingluck supporters. [Artigo completo...]

Senior Democrat predicts resistance to Trump Afghan war plan

Senior Democrat predicts resistance to Trump Afghan war plan Chinese State Councilor Yang Jiechi (L) shakes hands with U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson during their meeting in Washington D.C., the United States, on February 28, 2017. As for USA policy, he sees this as a slow and steady change that won't turn things around overnight. About 2,400 United States troops have been killed in Afghanistan. [Artigo completo...]

Brazil Strips Massive Amazon Reserve Of Protection To Allow Mining

Brazil Strips Massive Amazon Reserve Of Protection To Allow Mining Christian Poirier of Amazon Watch said Temer's decision had to be seen in the context of wider efforts by his government to erode protected areas, weaken environmental licensing, and diminish indigenous rights in the interests of wealthy supporters in the extractive industries. [Artigo completo...]

Students attacked at Australian National University

Students attacked at Australian National University Several students at the Australian National University in Canberra have been injured and a man arrested after what appears to be a random attack. One man has been taken into custody, police said, saying there was no ongoing threat. Students were sent a message following the attack. Professor Hughes-Warrington said the event was "shocking for everyone" considering Canberra was a caring communit... [Artigo completo...]

United Nations calls for humanitarian cease-fire in Raqqa, Syria

Its report calls on coalition forces and the US-backed Syrian Democratic Forces ( SDF ) to redouble their efforts to protect the thousands of civilians still trapped in Raqqa by avoiding indiscriminate or disproportionate strikes, and creating safe exit routes from the battleground. [Artigo completo...]

Toll in Bihar floods touch 379, situation in UP grim

Toll in Bihar floods touch 379, situation in UP grim Chief Minister Nitish Kumar visited the flood-hit areas. It is a drama and the flood is an excuse. With standing crops fully submerged in the flood waters, destruction of green cover and the stored cattle-feed being washed away, flood victims are desperate to save their cattle. [Artigo completo...]

China asks USA to respect Pakistan's role in Afghanistan

At its peak involvement in 2010-2011, the US had roughly 100,000 troops in Afghanistan. Raul Grijalva, D-Ariz., and Mark Pocan, D-Wis., the caucus co-chairs. "America is the enemy of the Muslim ummah (community)", Haq told a press briefing along with other clerics who preach a jihadist doctrine. Gen. James Linder, commander of US and North Atlantic Treaty Organisation special operations forces in ... [Artigo completo...]

Pakistan To US: Don't Look Us At, Look At Afghanistan Harboring Terrorists

Pakistan To US: Don't Look Us At, Look At Afghanistan Harboring Terrorists I'd like to become "sick and exhausted of winning" in Afghanistan. In 2011, when there were more than 100,000 USA troops in Afghanistan, Americans were advising at the squad level - meaning that for every 12 Afghan troops, there were 12 American troops alongside them. [Artigo completo...]

Every US county poised to have Obamacare insurer

Every US county poised to have Obamacare insurer The most recent national analysis by the Kaiser Family Foundation identified Paulding, just south of Toledo, as the final county still at risk of lacking a provider when 2018 signups begin November 1. In the end, Kasich's administration struck arrangements with five different health plans to provide coverage, including CareSource, Medical Mutual of Ohio, Buckeye Health Plan, Molina Healthcare of O... [Artigo completo...]

P postpones APC as PTI, PPP, JI, ANP refuse to attend

P postpones APC as PTI, PPP, JI, ANP refuse to attend According to details, MQM-P invited Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI), Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP), Jamaat-e-Islami (JI), Awami National Party and Functional League who refused to attend the grand meeting. "I want to tell Nadeem Nusrat and Wasay Jaleel that if they dared to burn the country's flag while being in Pakistan, their family members will surely stand by the MQM-P to stop them from committi... [Artigo completo...]

Turkish nationalist leader says Iraqi Kurdish referendum a potential reason for war

Turkish nationalist leader says Iraqi Kurdish referendum a potential reason for war Through these contacts, he said, Tehran is trying to improve border security as there are some issues between Iran, Turkey and other regional states. Turkey has a sizable Kurdish community and the secessionist drive in Iraq could have ripple effects for the whole region. Commenting on some reports about joint military operation by Iran and Turkey against terrorist groups, Maleki said, "due ... [Artigo completo...]

Céline Dion Channeled Rihanna When Asked About Her Dating Life

Céline Dion Channeled Rihanna When Asked About Her Dating Life Then, and most gloriously, she sang a little snippet of Rihanna's Shine Bright Like a Diamond . "I'm enjoying myself. I went through a lot and I'm not the only one", she said, referring to the 2016 loss of her husband, René Angélil, and brother, Daniel Dion. [Artigo completo...]

After Trump barbs, China jumps to defend Pakistan

After Trump barbs, China jumps to defend Pakistan But fears over safety arose earlier this year when two Chinese workers were abducted in the provincial capital Quetta. Taking note of the investments made by more than 80 Japanese companies, the minister invited more companies to avail the investment friendly opportunities in Pakistan in the backdrop of improved security atmosphere in the country, and reforms by the government in policies relati... [Artigo completo...]

'Starsky and Hutch' reboot in development with James Gunn

'Starsky and Hutch' reboot in development with James Gunn Starsky and Hutch first premiered in 1975 as a movie of the week on ABC. Sony Pictures TV Studios is behind the revival series project, which is now being pitched to broadcast, cable and streaming networks with multiple interested. The Gunn family will executive produce Starsky & Hutch with mega-producer Neal Moritz (Fast & Furious), whose production company has a deal with Sony TV. [Artigo completo...]

Britain aims for open data flow with European Union after Brexit

Britain aims for open data flow with European Union after Brexit Tom Thackray, director of innovation at the CBI, said the paper is a step forward and recognises the importance of having a free flow of data to the UK's economy. Initially, the financial sector called for continued full passporting rights after Brexit , which is being negotiated over two years since Britain triggered the process in March, following a referendum vote in June last year. [Artigo completo...]

No big names to attend Lalu Yadav's 'mahagathbandan rally' in Patna

No big names to attend Lalu Yadav's 'mahagathbandan rally' in Patna Among other leaders who will attend the rally are West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee, former chief ministers of Uttar Pradesh and Jharkhand Akhilesh Yadav and Hemant Soren, respectively. The RJD which is trying to unite the Opposition parties against the BJP before Lok Sabha elections of 2019 is apparently failing in its attempts. The BSP boss said that a formal seat sharing arrangement ... [Artigo completo...]

More Voters Trust Media Over Trump

Yes, it's true President Donald Trump has now explicitly condemned white supremacy groups - but virtually no one in the United States thinks his comments and behavior have actually discouraged any white supremacist groups. In a poll earlier this week by USA public radio and television networks and Marist University, 62 percent of respondents said the statues should not be removed. [Artigo completo...]


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