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Asian Insider: Discover Invisible Asia | How to vaccinate billions?

Straits Times 08 Apr 2021
This week, we look at how the vaccination campaigns are progressing in Asia, the looming civil war in Myanmar, and Beijing’s hard message on Xinjiang cotton ... Saving Bandung’s zoo from a grim fate The Myanmar crisis. Myanmar’s armed ethnic groups are weighing the costs as civil war looms, Indochina bureau chief Tan Hui Yee writes.
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Divers rescue Thai Buddhist monk trapped in flooded cave

New York Post 07 Apr 2021
More On.. thailand. Overweight primate dubbed ‘Godzilla’ losing weight at fat camp. As temperatures rise, tigers get chicken ice pops at Thai zoo. Myanmar junta deepens violence with new air attacks. Thousands flee into Thailand following Myanmar air strikes ... Many caves in Thailand have shrines in spots considered holy ... AP ... .
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Why the cat outside your door might be feral

Indian Express 28 Mar 2021
China and Myanmar are the chief culprits behind this and now the golden cat is being captive-bred in European zoos ... Eventually, Gee had to give Tishi to the London Zoo as he feared villagers would kill it as it grew bigger and more ferocious, and there was no way to rehabilitate it in the wild in India in those days.
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Man jumps into lion enclosure at the Alipore zoo in Kolkata, rescued

Indian Express 20 Mar 2021
A man escaped with “minor” injuries after he jumped into a lion enclosure at the Alipore zoo in Kolkata on Friday morning ... According to eyewitnesses, Guchait bought a ticket for the zoo and wandered around before stopping in front of the lion enclosure ... Disagreement over Myanmar refugees ... Kolkata zoo ... North East IndiaDisagreement over Myanmar refugees.
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Fancy living in a house with pythons, cobras and tarantulas?

Malaysian National News Agency 06 Mar 2021
KOTA BHARU, March 5 -- Food deliveryman Saifullah Omar loves reptiles and his house is literally a snake zoo. Mohamad Saifullah, 31, said he has eight snakes which he imported from Myanmar such as Ivory Burmese, Burmese python, Albino Burmese Python and cobras. ‘’I spent RM10,000 to buy the pythons from Myanmar.
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Advocates will ask President Biden to help ‘end the coup’ in Myanmar during Friday visit to Michigan

Michigan Live 18 Feb 2021
PORTAGE, MI -- A Burmese advocacy group is holding a protest for Myanmar during President Joe Biden’s visit to a major COVID-19 vaccine production facility in Portage Friday. The “Protest for Myanmar” will be held beginning at noon Friday, Feb. 19, outside the Air Zoo, 6151 Portage Road, according to a Facebook event page.
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AP Top Stories 8 P

USA Today 09 Feb 2021
... oldest zoo reopens after Austrian coronavirus lockdown.
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Your Socially Distanced Weekend Guide

The Stranger 23 Oct 2020
Top Picks for Oct 23-25, from Baby Pandas at the Zoo to Seattle Restaurant Week to COVID House of Horrors ... COMMUNITY Meet baby pandas Zan and Tián, the Woodland Park Zoo 's newest residents. Hailing from the bamboo forests of the Chinese Himalayas and Myanmar, these ...
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Rare turtles with permanent smile brought back from brink of extinction

Metro UK 04 Sep 2020
Facebook/WCS Myanmar) ... But scientists rediscovered a handful, transferred them to a zoo and managed to grow the population to nearly 1,000, which now live in three facilities in Myanmar ... He said the conservation programme is a collaborative effort between the Myanmar Forest Department, Wildlife Conservation Society and Turtle Survival Alliance.
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Myanmar farms tigers, pangolins to cater to China's wild meat demand

Deccan Chronicle 11 Jul 2020
In June, Myanmar's Forest Department quietly gave the green light to private zoos to apply for licences to breed 90 species, more than 20 of which are endangered or critically endangered ... Conservationists fear the rule change risk undermining all the progress Myanmar had made in recent years to end the illegal wildlife trade.
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Tigers roaming around their large, fenced area inside zoo premises. Taken on August 2017.
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Tiger, pangolin farming in Myanmar risks 'boosting demand'

The Times of India 11 Jul 2020
In June, Myanmar's Forest Department quietly gave the green light to private zoos to apply for licences to breed 90 species, more than 20 of which are endangered or critically endangered ... Conservationists fear the rule change risk undermining all the progress Myanmar had made in recent years to end the illegal .
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Six new types of coronavirus found in bats in Myanmar

Metro UK 15 Apr 2020
Scientists from the Smithsonian’s Global Health Program taking samples from a bumble bee bat in Myanmar. (Roshan Patel, Smithsonian’s National Zoo and Conservation Biology Institute). As the world struggles to fight the spread of covid-19 in humans, researchers studying bats in Myanmar have discovered six new types of coronavirus.
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Goodbye to Zoo Atlanta’s red panda Idgie

Atlanta Journal 03 Apr 2020
On Friday the staff at Zoo Atlanta said goodbye to Idgie, the red panda. At age 14 Idgie was a geriatric animal, according to a statement from the zoo, and had been experiencing health problems ... Idgie came to Zoo Atlanta in 2013. Previous to that she had been a resident at the Cincinnati Zoo ... ZOO ATLANTA ... ZOO ATLANTA.
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Milwaukee zoo visitors get first glimpse of red panda cub | Watch pictures, video

India TV 21 Sep 2019
The public is getting its first glimpse of new red panda cub at the Milwaukee County Zoo ... panda cub in�Milwaukee zoo.
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