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Panda ‘love story’ to raise money for nature reserve


July 20th, 2009 - 2:48 pm ICT by IANS
Hong Kong, July 20 (DPA) A book about a panda that went missing during last year's Sichuan earthquake in China and the Hong Kong woman who adopted the animal is to help ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Green neighbors unwittingly goad one to go green too


June 30th, 2009 - 5:03 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 30 (ANI): Individuals are more likely to register for conservation programs if their neighbors do, says a new study.The research, to be published in the journal Proceedings of the National ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

China to construct new panda breeding base in Sichuan


April 19th, 2009 - 3:51 pm ICT by ANI
Chengdu (China), Apr.19 (ANI): China has announced plans to construct a new breeding center for giant pandas around May to replace the former quake-leveled habitat in southwestern Sichuan Province.Xinhua, the official ... Read more...

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Giant panda that survived China quake gives birth to twins


July 7th, 2008 - 2:41 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi , July 7 (ANI): A giant panda that miraculously survived the May 12 earthquake in the Wolong Nature Reserve has given birth to twins in Ya'an City in China ... Read more...

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Death and destruction in an instant


May 28th, 2008 - 10:39 am ICT by admin
By Gong Yidong Beijing, May 28 (Xinhua) When rescuers discovered three-year-old Song Xinyi, she was huddled in the corner of a ruined building. Her head and shoulders could be seen, but her legs ... Read more...

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South West China quake kills 107, buries nearly 900


May 12th, 2008 - 7:59 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, May 12 (ANI): At least 107 people have been reported killed by a 7.8 magnitude earthquake in southwest China on Monday. The official Xinhua news agency said that nearly 900 ... Read more...

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Powerful earthquake hits Sichuan


May 12th, 2008 - 5:25 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, May 12 (ANI): A major earthquake measuring 7.8 on the Richter Scale jolted Wenchuan County of southwest China's Sichuan Province at 2:28 p.m. Monday, the State Seismological Bureau said, ... Read more...

Posted in National |

School collapses, China sends army to quake-hit areas (Second Lead)


May 12th, 2008 - 4:41 pm ICT by admin
Xinhua Beijing, May 12 (Xinhua) China has dispatched troops to Wenchuan County in China's southwestern Sichuan Province to help in the disaster relief work after a massive earthquake measuring 7.8 on the Richter ... Read more...

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Massive earthquake in China sends people rushing out (Lead)


May 12th, 2008 - 3:44 pm ICT by admin
Xinhua Beijing, May 12 (Xinhua) A major earthquake measuring 7.8 on the Richter scale jolted Wenchuan County in China's southwestern Sichuan Province Monday afternoon, the State Seismological Bureau said. A smaller quake jolted ... Read more...

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China creating world’s largest panda breeding centre


April 22nd, 2008 - 2:03 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, Apr.22 (ANI): Chinas Sichuan Province is building the world's largest giant panda breeding centre. It is expected that the new nature reserve will house about 200 of the endangered animals. The ... Read more...

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Man’s best friend to turn saviour of endangered giant pandas in China (Re-issue)


December 28th, 2007 - 12:24 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, December 28 (ANI): While a dog is said to be mans best friend, it may soon turn a saviour of endangered giant pandas also, says an expert.Zhang Hemin, chief ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Man’s best friend to turn saviour of endangered giant pandas in China


December 27th, 2007 - 4:56 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, December 27 (ANI): While a dog is said to be mans best friend, it may soon turn a saviour of endangered giant pandas also, says an expert.Zhang Hemin, chief ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

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