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The Borneo Post
Roadmap for better protection of Borneo’s cats and small carnivoressupplement of the Raffles Bulletin of Zoology. Borneo harbours more endemic ca
Roadmap for better protection of Borneo’s cats and small carnivores
The Borneo Post / Posted an hour ago
supplement of the Raffles Bulletin of Zoology. Borneo harbours more endemic carnivores than any other island except Madagascar and about half of these carnivores are globally threatened with extinction. In response to these threats and the... Read more
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Super Sport
Angola finalise squad for qualifierfive behind the Leopards and three behind the Central African Republic. But if
Angola finalise squad for qualifier
Super Sport / Posted 5 hours ago
five behind the Leopards and three behind the Central African Republic. But if Angola win and the Congolese are beaten in Madagascar, they would still have a chance in September to still grab top place in Group B. Squad: Goalkeepers: Antonio... Read more
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Daily Star
Giant swarm of locusts fills the sky in terrifying footageof the insects cover the sky. PLAGUE: Biblical scenes as swarm of locusts fill
Giant swarm of locusts fills the sky in terrifying footage
Daily Star / Posted 7 hours ago
of the insects cover the sky. PLAGUE: Biblical scenes as swarm of locusts fills the skyRelated videos Locusts feast in Madagascar The rainy season is upon Madagascar, and the weather is perfect for yet another locust infestation affecting the... Read more
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Super Sport
Pasuwa names balanced Zim squad2016 COSAFA Castle Cup in the first round group stage where they will face-off
Pasuwa names balanced Zim squad
Super Sport / Posted 7 hours ago
2016 COSAFA Castle Cup in the first round group stage where they will face-off against Zimbabwe, Swaziland, Seychelles and Madagascar. Zimbabwe are among the leading nations in Southern Africa and have won the COSAFA Castle Cup on four previous... Read more
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WALB Albany
Juniors shine in day one of Masters Ski TournamentGardens to compete. Lindsay Bordier had to come a long way to show off his ski
Juniors shine in day one of Masters Ski Tournament
WALB Albany / Posted 8 hours ago
Gardens to compete. Lindsay Bordier had to come a long way to show off his skills. “I'm from a French Island southeast of Madagascar,” he said. Bordier finished first in the Junior Men’s Trick event. The top competitor was the USA’s own Brooke... Read more
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University of Queensland
Ancient crops provide clue to Madagascar’s pastago. The University of Queensland-led international study has uncovered the fi
Ancient crops provide clue to Madagascar’s past
University of Queensland / Posted 13 hours ago
ago. The University of Queensland-led international study has uncovered the first direct archaeological evidence that Madagascar was colonised by a Southeast Asian community. UQ School of Social Science archaeologist Dr Alison Crowther said... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Rugby Team Regroupsfor the residential camp in Lusaka to start preparations for the Africa Rugby (
Rugby Team Regroups
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
for the residential camp in Lusaka to start preparations for the Africa Rugby (AR) qualifying tournament to be held in Madagascar next month. Zambia Rugby Union (ZRU) general secretary Francis Chitambo confirmed the development in an interview... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The Map of the World According to Strongest Sporting Disciplines Per Country79, Liechtenstein (Football) 173, Lithuania (Basketball) 3, Luxembourg (Ice Hoc
The Map of the World According to Strongest Sporting Disciplines Per Country
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
79, Liechtenstein (Football) 173, Lithuania (Basketball) 3, Luxembourg (Ice Hockey) 43, Macedonia (Handball) 28, Madagascar (Basketball) 82 Malawi (Netball) 6, Malaysia (Field Hockey) 13, Maldives (Volleyball) 79, Mali (Basketball) 57,... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Giant Insects invade Arizona Science Center - in the best way possibleare also live insects on exhibit in the center’s atrium, including a delightful
Giant Insects invade Arizona Science Center - in the best way possible
The Arizona Republic / Posted 2 days ago
are also live insects on exhibit in the center’s atrium, including a delightful-sounding creature named Herbert that is a Madagascar hissing cockroach. “He’s the alpha male,” Custer adds, also noting that Herbert has never escaped and killed a... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Get your garden growing with help from libraryWonders DVD. Or discover the world's Great Places DVD, which takes you on a geo
Get your garden growing with help from library
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 3 days ago
Wonders DVD. Or discover the world's Great Places DVD, which takes you on a geographic tour of Greenland, Okavango Delta, Madagascar, Tibet and more. The library also has upcoming garden-themed events. Bring your memories of growing up in... Read more
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Palo Alto Weekly
A successful Stanford rowing career started with a carpoolJacobs took advantage of the opportunity to study abroad the summer after her s
A successful Stanford rowing career started with a carpool
Palo Alto Weekly / Posted 3 days ago
Jacobs took advantage of the opportunity to study abroad the summer after her sophomore year. She spent two months in Madagascar, studying health care systems in the country and how western medicine is being integrated into the island... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
Former slaves reburied centuries laterfamily, who kept slaves. DNA tests on five of the women and one man showed mat
Former slaves reburied centuries later
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 3 days ago
family, who kept slaves. DNA tests on five of the women and one man showed maternal ancestry either from Africa and Madagascar. Another woman, identified as of African descent based on the shape of her bones, had Native American roots on her... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Drill Further U-17 Team After Indian Missionfirst round qualifier against Seychelles. From the vast experience they have g
Drill Further U-17 Team After Indian Mission
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
first round qualifier against Seychelles. From the vast experience they have gained in India and Dar es Salaam, we are sure the team to win and play in the continental youth finals in Madagascar. Do they navigate through three rounds of qualif... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Rethinking the Directive On Kirikiri Lighter Terminals Concessionsituation had begun to change with concessions concluded for container and gene
Rethinking the Directive On Kirikiri Lighter Terminals Concession
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
situation had begun to change with concessions concluded for container and general cargo terminals in Tanzania, Cameroon, Madagascar, Mozambique, and other SSA countries. It is worthy of note that average cargo throughput from 1956 to 2005 is... Read more
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News 10 NBC Rochester
Photos from Rochester student's One Cubic Foot Madagascar tripMay 26, 2016 09:34 PM We are getting a look at some of the sights that local s
Photos from Rochester student's One Cubic Foot Madagascar trip
News 10 NBC Rochester / Posted 3 days ago
May 26, 2016 09:34 PM We are getting a look at some of the sights that local students have seen on their trip to Madagascar. The trip, called One Cubic Foot Madagascar, is a project including members of the Seneca Park Zoo's One Cubic Foot project... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Got goose bumps? Museum show explores 'Science of Fear'into the equivalent of a socket? Or put a hand in a hole for the possibility of
Got goose bumps? Museum show explores 'Science of Fear'
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 3 days ago
into the equivalent of a socket? Or put a hand in a hole for the possibility of a pinktoe tarantula, Emperor scorpion or Madagascar hissing cockroach contact? "Teens? Oh I think they're going to love this exhibit," said Angel Rohnke, museum... Read more
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IMF
AFRITAC South Supports Strengthening Central Bank CommunicationThe event brought together a mix of policymakers, management, and staff from th
AFRITAC South Supports Strengthening Central Bank Communication
IMF / Posted 3 days ago
The event brought together a mix of policymakers, management, and staff from the central banks of Botswana, Lesotho, Madagascar, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia, Seychelles, South Africa, Swaziland, and Zambia. Experts from central banks with... Read more
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Al.com
Commencement speaker calls on UAB med students to be on the 'right side of history'Sweden about 1890, settling first in Chicago. My grandfather was an illegal imm
Commencement speaker calls on UAB med students to be on the 'right side of history'
Al.com / Posted 3 days ago
Sweden about 1890, settling first in Chicago. My grandfather was an illegal immigrant, a Swedish sailor shipwrecked off Madagascar. Clinging to wreckage in the Indian Ocean, he lucked into being picked up by a sailing vessel bound for New York.... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Groups ask Duterte to also stop wildlife traffickingradiata) and the ploughshare tortoise (Astrochelys yniphora, also known as ango
Groups ask Duterte to also stop wildlife trafficking
Inquirier.net / Posted 4 days ago
radiata) and the ploughshare tortoise (Astrochelys yniphora, also known as angonoka tortoise). Both are endemic to Madagascar and are listed as critically endangered. Disclaimer: Comments do not represent the views of INQUIRER.net. We... Read more
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PC Advisor
Uncharted 4: A Thief's End sales better than expected(of course), a 12in premium Nathan Drake statue, three multiplayer outfits, thr
Uncharted 4: A Thief's End sales better than expected
PC Advisor / Posted 4 days ago
(of course), a 12in premium Nathan Drake statue, three multiplayer outfits, three custom weapon skins, in-game ball caps, Madagascar Sidekick outfits, Phurba Dagger Taunt, an Uncharted 4: A Theif's End dynamic theme, a collectible steelbook case,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
El Niño Is Over, but Has Left Its Mark Across the Worldup for sale in a bid to save animals from drought. Drought also affected Ethio
El Niño Is Over, but Has Left Its Mark Across the World
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
up for sale in a bid to save animals from drought. Drought also affected Ethiopia, Somalia, Swaziland, Zambia and parts of Madagascar, with more than 10 million Ethiopians in need of food aid. In December 2015, Rift Valley fever was reported in... Read more
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Daily Mirror
9 fascinating facts about animals they didn't teach you at schoolprobably wouldn't want to spot one of them looking at you in the dark, that's f
9 fascinating facts about animals they didn't teach you at school
Daily Mirror / Posted 4 days ago
probably wouldn't want to spot one of them looking at you in the dark, that's for sure. Lemurs are found on the island of Madagascar off the east coast of Africa. They are primates and found nowhere else in the world. Ring-tailed lemurs grunt,... Read more
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birminghammail
Blues winger Jacques Maghoma sets up late equaliser for DR Congosettle for a draw. Maghoma missed the end of Birmingham's season with an ankle
Blues winger Jacques Maghoma sets up late equaliser for DR Congo
birminghammail / Posted 4 days ago
settle for a draw. Maghoma missed the end of Birmingham's season with an ankle problem but has recovered in time to play in his country's summer internationals. DR Congo also face Madagascar on June 5 and Mozambique on June 19. Blues Faceboo... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Tobacco Use Kills--Clinical Psychologistwarning labels printed on packages of cigarette while in Africa, Burkina Faso,
Tobacco Use Kills--Clinical Psychologist
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
warning labels printed on packages of cigarette while in Africa, Burkina Faso, Mauritius, Djibouti, Egypt, Seychelles, Chad, Namibia, and Madagascar had all implemented pictorial health warnings on tobacco packages. Source: ISD (Nana Ama... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Several fan favorite flicks from years past returning to the big screenFu Panda 2” on July 7 * “Monsters vs. Aliens” on July 14 * “Rio” on July 21
Several fan favorite flicks from years past returning to the big screen
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 4 days ago
Fu Panda 2” on July 7 * “Monsters vs. Aliens” on July 14 * “Rio” on July 21 * “The Peanuts Movie” on July 28 * “Penguins of Madagascar” on Aug. 4 Thomas Bruch can be reached at 686-3262 or tbruch@pjstar.com. Follow him on Twitter @Thomas... Read more
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Variety
Game-Based Movies Like ‘Assassin’s Creed’ and ‘Tomb Raider’ Bank On Top-Shelf Talentseries, “Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End,” came out May 10 and drew raves. A globe-t
Game-Based Movies Like ‘Assassin’s Creed’ and ‘Tomb Raider’ Bank On Top-Shelf Talent
Variety / Posted 5 days ago
series, “Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End,” came out May 10 and drew raves. A globe-trotting adventure bounding from Scotland to Madagascar to a remote deserted island that once played host to a robust pirate community, it tells the story of Drake’s... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Regional Competition Could Obstruct South Korea's Charm Offensiveof dollars, and has proven to be a serious black mark against 'Brand Korea', as
Regional Competition Could Obstruct South Korea's Charm Offensive
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
of dollars, and has proven to be a serious black mark against 'Brand Korea', as have allegations of land-grabbing in Madagascar against the ROK company Daewoo Logistics that led to political instability. The decision of the national flag... Read more
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CaptivaSanibel.com
What's Blooming in Paradise: Royal poinciana can reach 50 feet in heightapproximately 10 species of showy flowering trees. Our royal poinciana is a non
What's Blooming in Paradise: Royal poinciana can reach 50 feet in height
CaptivaSanibel.com / Posted 5 days ago
approximately 10 species of showy flowering trees. Our royal poinciana is a non native species, whose origin is from Madagascar and is considered the quintessential of flowering trees. It is a super large tree that can reach the height of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Happy Birthday Africa!CAR, both Congos, Egypt, Gabon, Mali and Mauritania. The list also had Togo, I
Happy Birthday Africa!
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
CAR, both Congos, Egypt, Gabon, Mali and Mauritania. The list also had Togo, Ivory Coast, Niger, Senegal, Sudan Libya and Madagascar. By April 1994, when the curtain was drawn over apartheid in South Africa, a new era had dawned in Africa - a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Lwandamina Names Zambia Preliminary Squadplay the winners the winner of Group A in their quarterfinal match on June 19,
Lwandamina Names Zambia Preliminary Squad
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
play the winners the winner of Group A in their quarterfinal match on June 19, with Zimbabwe, Swaziland, Seychelles and Madagascar among their prospective opponents. Lwandamina has so far selected an all-locally based squad that features some... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
Bring them home: National Missing Children's DayBlasingame married Diana Huynh six years after they met in Dallas. For a brief
Bring them home: National Missing Children's Day
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 5 days ago
Blasingame married Diana Huynh six years after they met in Dallas. For a brief period, the couple lived together in Madagascar. However, family members say Diana convinced Michael to allow her to travel back to North Texas when Eitan became... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Incredible wildlife encounters caught on camerawhen filming Last Chance To See with Steven Fry in New Zealand. Licked by a le
Incredible wildlife encounters caught on camera
Daily Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
when filming Last Chance To See with Steven Fry in New Zealand. Licked by a lemur The locals are a bit too friendly in Madagascar. Leopard shark cuddles Light-fingered leopards Watch your cameras, folks – these big cat burglars have an eye... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
Bring them home: National Missing Children's DayBlasingame married Diana Huynh six years after they met in Dallas. For a brief
Bring them home: National Missing Children's Day
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 5 days ago
Blasingame married Diana Huynh six years after they met in Dallas. For a brief period, the couple lived together in Madagascar. However, family members say Diana convinced Michael to allow her to travel back to North Texas when Eitan became... Read more
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iol.co.za
#AfricaDay: Africa’s top travel destinationsalso dominating the top ten cities and top ten countries for travel from South
#AfricaDay: Africa’s top travel destinations
iol.co.za / Posted 5 days ago
also dominating the top ten cities and top ten countries for travel from South Africa. Mauritius, Tanzania, Mozambique, Madagascar, the Seychelles and Morocco all sit within the top ten searched African destinations for South Africans. The same... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The Death Penalty Is Not the Solution to Kidnapping in Nigeriaof today the number stands at 102 countries, a majority of the countries in the
The Death Penalty Is Not the Solution to Kidnapping in Nigeria
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
of today the number stands at 102 countries, a majority of the countries in the world. In 2015, four countries, including Madagascar and the Republic of Congo both in Africa, joined the ranks of countries that have consigned this cruel punishment... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Great days out on the Costa del Solzones, where species live side by side. You’ll see chimpanzees and gorillas in
Great days out on the Costa del Sol
Daily Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
zones, where species live side by side. You’ll see chimpanzees and gorillas in the Africa zone, four types of lemur in the Madagascar section and Sumatran tiger in the South East Asian habitat. The details: Day admission from €13.50 (3 to 9 years)... Read more
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Slate
Andrew Zimmern on Bizarre Foods and the Power of Travelpremieres in August. On today’s show, Andrew talks about the transformative pow
Andrew Zimmern on Bizarre Foods and the Power of Travel
Slate / Posted 5 days ago
premieres in August. On today’s show, Andrew talks about the transformative power of travel (7:00), a life-changing trip to Madagascar (15:00), and the decision he made to be himself, rather than a character of himself, on Bizarre Foods (27:00).... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
'Mr. Green' retiring, but keeping his passion for sciencein his hand. We love how he brings the snakes and bugs.” Tertell said some tim
'Mr. Green' retiring, but keeping his passion for science
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 5 days ago
in his hand. We love how he brings the snakes and bugs.” Tertell said some time ago, Green allowed the school to keep two Madagascar hissing cockroaches, which have since multiplied into hundreds of classroom “pets.” When she was a third-grader,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Who Needs the So-Called Third Way and Why?are waiting for Donald Trump's trumping by the Democrats come December. Marc Ra
Who Needs the So-Called Third Way and Why?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
are waiting for Donald Trump's trumping by the Democrats come December. Marc Ravalomanana, the billionaire dairy owner in Madagascar, did not last long in his country's presidency before being shown the door in a coup. What's then so special about... Read more
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The Forward
‘Joining Fabric of World Jewish Community,’ 100 Convert on African Island of MadagascarMore than 100 men and women converted to Judaism in Madagascar this month, a hi
‘Joining Fabric of World Jewish Community,’ 100 Convert on African Island of Madagascar
The Forward / Posted 6 days ago
More than 100 men and women converted to Judaism in Madagascar this month, a historic first for the large island nation off the southeast coast of Africa. The May 13 conversions, organized by Kulanu, a volunteer-run American nonprofit founded in the... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
PTT Plc to finalise coal planAsia Resources, a Singapore-listed firm, for $900 million. Straits Asia Resour
PTT Plc to finalise coal plan
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 6 days ago
Asia Resources, a Singapore-listed firm, for $900 million. Straits Asia Resources has coal mines in Indonesia, Brunei and Madagascar. Some are operational, while others need time to develop. PTT's annual coal production reached 11 million tonnes... Read more
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Darien News-Review
DreamWorks Animation Hires Paramount Exec as Head of DevelopmentDreamWorks Animation for $3.8 billion. The acquisition gave NBCUniversal contro
DreamWorks Animation Hires Paramount Exec as Head of Development
Darien News-Review / Posted 6 days ago
DreamWorks Animation for $3.8 billion. The acquisition gave NBCUniversal control of DreamWorks Animation’s film franchise properties like “Shrek,” “Madagascar,” “Kung Fu Panda” and “How to Train Your Dragon.” DreamWorks Animation had no... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
DreamWorks Animation Hires Paramount Exec as Head of DevelopmentDreamWorks Animation for $3.8 billion. The acquisition gave NBCUniversal contro
DreamWorks Animation Hires Paramount Exec as Head of Development
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 6 days ago
DreamWorks Animation for $3.8 billion. The acquisition gave NBCUniversal control of DreamWorks Animation’s film franchise properties like “Shrek,” “Madagascar,” “Kung Fu Panda” and “How to Train Your Dragon.” DreamWorks Animation had no... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
DreamWorks Animation Hires Paramount Exec as Head of Developmentacquired DreamWorks Animation for $3.8 billion. The acquisition gave NBCUnivers
DreamWorks Animation Hires Paramount Exec as Head of Development
Stamford Advocate / Posted 6 days ago
acquired DreamWorks Animation for $3.8 billion. The acquisition gave NBCUniversal control of DreamWorks Animation’s film franchise properties like “Shrek,” “Madagascar,” “Kung Fu Panda” and “How to Train Your Dragon.” DreamWorks had no... Read more
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Connecticut Post
DreamWorks Animation Hires Paramount Exec as Head of Developmentacquired DreamWorks Animation for $3.8 billion. The acquisition gave NBCUnivers
DreamWorks Animation Hires Paramount Exec as Head of Development
Connecticut Post / Posted 6 days ago
acquired DreamWorks Animation for $3.8 billion. The acquisition gave NBCUniversal control of DreamWorks Animation’s film franchise properties like “Shrek,” “Madagascar,” “Kung Fu Panda” and “How to Train Your Dragon.” DreamWorks had no... Read more
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EarthSky
Man-eating crocodiles captured in Floridascientists note that over the last decade, large groups of Nile crocodiles have
Man-eating crocodiles captured in Florida
EarthSky / Posted 6 days ago
scientists note that over the last decade, large groups of Nile crocodiles have been imported from South Africa and Madagascar for display at places like Disney’s Animal Kingdom and to supply Florida’s flourishing pet trade, with the latter... Read more
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Fairfield Echo
The Memory Project: Students create portraits for orphanswould use to create the portraits. Twelve Advanced Placement Drawing students
The Memory Project: Students create portraits for orphans
Fairfield Echo / Posted 7 days ago
would use to create the portraits. Twelve Advanced Placement Drawing students created original portraits of orphans from Madagascar. Then 32 Painting II and III students sent artwork to Bolivia. They partnered with students enrolled in Spanish... Read more
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iafrica.com
Affordable destinations for South Africansrock art on Mfangano Island. • Visa Info: No Visa required for tourism or busi
Affordable destinations for South Africans
iafrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
rock art on Mfangano Island. • Visa Info: No Visa required for tourism or business purposes for a stay of up to 30 days. Madagascar has been described as the eighth continent, and it’s easy to see why. A biodiversity hotspot, the island boasts... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Yanga's Arrival Paralyses Businesssiding with the host team. "But we knew what brought us there, we fought tooth
Yanga's Arrival Paralyses Business
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
siding with the host team. "But we knew what brought us there, we fought tooth and nail and overcame the threat," said Haroub who was also among the victims of bias refereeing. He said the referee from Madagascar flashed an unjust red card... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Digital Broadcast - We'll Meet June 2017 Target - Pinnacle Communicationsseven years and has successfully carried out digital switch over in countries s
Digital Broadcast - We'll Meet June 2017 Target - Pinnacle Communications
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
seven years and has successfully carried out digital switch over in countries such as Rwanda, Togo, Tanzania, Ethiopia, Madagascar, Uganda and recently in Seychelles. "Our work in Africa dated back to over seven years ago and we pride ourselves... Read more
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