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PARIS (AP) — A giant panda on loan to France from China gave birth to two female twin cubs early Monday, a French zoo announced, declaring “they are very lively, pink and plump.” The Beauval Zoo, south of Paris, said the twins were born shortly after 1 a.m. They weigh 149 and 129 grams (5.3 and 4.6 ounces). Their mother Huan Huan and father Yuan Zi are at Beauval on a 10-year loan from China aimed at highlighting good ties with France. The twins are their second and third cubs after the first pa
Sjoerd Marijne's Indian women's team defeated Australia in the quarter-final at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics on Monday.
Global Butane Market 2021-2025 The analyst has been monitoring the butane market and it is poised to grow by $ 12. 75 bn during 2021-2025, progressing at a CAGR of over 3% during the forecast period.New York, Aug. 02, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Reportlinker.com announces the release of the report "Global Butane Market 2021-2025" - https://www.reportlinker.com/p05207107/?utm_source=GNW Our report on butane market provides a holistic analysis, market size and forecast, trends, growth drivers, and ch
The rookie trio of Oliver Townend, Laura Collett and Tom McEwen secured a first team event victory since 1972
US company Parker-Hannifin, which is buying Meggitt for £6.3bn, says it will safeguard UK jobs.
Like many gymnasts, I began to see myself in a one-dimensional light. My worth as a human being clung to how well I performed in routines which lasted minutes, if not seconds
Normal to above normal rainfall is most likely over most parts of peninsular India and the Northeast.
Manufacturing activity across the euro zone continued to expand at a blistering pace in July as the reopening of the economy led to rocketing demand, but supply bottlenecks sent input costs soaring, a survey showed on Monday. IHS Markit's final manufacturing Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI) dipped to 62.8 in July from June's record high of 63.4 but was above an initial 62.6 "flash" estimate. "The fact that growth of euro zone manufacturing cooled slightly in July after a record-breaking expansion during the second quarter should not itself be a major cause for concern," said Chris Williamson, chief business economist at IHS Markit.
Laurel Hubbard will make Olympic history
Tatiana Hasrouty had always felt safe in her home, a few kilometers away from Beirut port where her father had worked for decades at the facility's grain silo. Ghassan Hasrouty was in the operations room monitoring the unloading of a grain shipment when the ammonium nitrate that had been stored unsafely for years at the port exploded killing him and over 200 people and destroying large parts of the capital. Though physically unharmed by the blast that wreaked havoc in her house, she immediately felt a psychological scar and reached out for mental health support.
The weightlifter, 43, will become the first ever openly transgender woman to compete at the Olympics
A Brisbane resident was treated to a stunning eagle-eye view of a fog-shrouded city skyline on August 2.Anthony Blood filmed this video, showing a blanket of fog shrouding the towers of the city’s central business district.The fog was a result of southeast winds and a drop in temperatures across much of southwest Queensland, reports said. Credit: Anthony Blood via Storyful
The United States will not lock down again to curb COVID-19 but "things are going to get worse" as the Delta variant fuels a surge in cases, mostly among the unvaccinated, top U.S. infectious disease expert Anthony Fauci said on Sunday. A sufficient percentage of Americans have now been vaccinated to avoid lockdowns, Fauci said on ABC's "This Week".
Meteors generally light up, oozing bright colours as they begin to burn while entering the Earth’s atmosphere.
An ill-timed alert on the NHS Covid app can mean bar staff losing out on tip income at the weekend.
The trio of Oliver Townend, Laura Collett and Tom McEwen clinched the win.
Rice Noodles Market in APAC 2021-2025. The analyst has been monitoring the rice noodles market in APAC and it is poised to grow by $ 900. 65 million during 2021-2025, progressing at a CAGR of over 6% during the forecast period.New York, Aug. 02, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Reportlinker.com announces the release of the report "Rice Noodles Market in APAC 2021-2025" - https://www.reportlinker.com/p05242223/?utm_source=GNW Our report on the rice noodles market in APAC provides a holistic analysis, mar
Downing Strategic Micro-Cap Investment Trust plc LEI: 213800QMYPUW4POFFX69Total Voting Rights2 August 2021 In conformity with the Disclosure and Transparency Rule 5.6.1, Downing Strategic Micro-Cap Investment Trust plc announces that the Company’s capital and voting rights, as at 31 July 2021, are summarised as follows: Shares in issueVoting rights per shareVoting rightsOrdinary Shares of 1p each51,479,341151,479,341Number of Ordinary Shares held in treasury4,070,661-- 55,550,002 Total Voting Ri
Athletes just can’t get enough of the taste of gold, despite reminder from Tokyo 2020 organisers that ‘medals are not edible’
Here's how Twitter burst into celebration, as women continue to outperform men in Olympics 2020.