China, France to strengthen cooperation

China will strengthen cooperation with France and advance bilateral ties, said visiting Chinese Vice Premier Hu Chunhua during his recent visit to France.China will strengthen cooperation with France and advance bilateral ties. [File Photo: VCG]China will strengthen cooperation with France and advance bilateral ties. [File Photo: VCG]On Monday Hu met with French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian, Agriculture Minister Stephane Travert,[……]

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Prince Harry Swaps His Royal Duds For Saving Animals

He’s no fictional action hero, but Prince Harry is trying to save the world in his own way.
The photos below show the dressed-down 31-year old on a trip this week to Kruger National Park in Kempiana, South Africa, viewing rhinoceroses that were killed by poachers and meeting with preservationists from the South Afri[……]

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Castaways Return Home After 41 Days Lost At Sea

Two men have returned home to Papua New Guinea after surviving nearly six weeks lost at sea.
Their three companions, including a pregnant woman, did not survive.
On Sept. 28, Rickson Masol, 32, and Chris Pagan, 49, set sail with three others from their home village of Fissoa to nearby Simberi Island, according to th[……]

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4 Things You Can Do To Make Your Pet Happier And Healthier

Any loving pet owner would want to improve the life of his or her pet, but exactly how to do that can seem mystifying to most. For clear-cut strategies, we turn to the professionals.
Barbara Royal, a Chicago-based veterinarian, has worked with people’s four-legged companions for decades, and she’s full of advice for[……]

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Diversity in National Parks: Breaking News!

In the noisy din surrounding us, National Parks offer the best opportunities to detach, relax and reflect. So it is wonderful that April 16-24 is National Parks Week when the National Park Service seduces us to visit our national treasures by offering “fee free” admission and special events.


A brief getaway to co[……]

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