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Kganyago expected to announce interest rate hike, economists say

Consumers and homeowners are being warned to prepare for another dramatic interest rate hike by the Sarb. South African Reserve Bank Governor, Lesetja Kganyago before the MTBPS on Wednesday October 26, 2022. Photo: GCIS. JOHANNESBURG – With a repo rate announcement scheduled for Thursday afternoon, some economists believe there could be another big hike. READ: […]

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How forest preservation could save the Indian giant squirrel

Among the world’s four giant squirrels, the Indian giant squirrel is endemic to India. It plays an essential role in the balance of the ecological systems of the forest by helping in the dispersal of seeds. It is also an indicator species, and its presence is indicative of a healthy forest. Its numbers are, however, […]

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The Slave World Cup

The World Cup began in Qatar on Sunday, accompanied by a flurry of media attention. But little or nothing is said about the country’s notoriously exploitative regime. Unions and political parties are banned and freedom of the press is limited, not to mention liberal democracy. On August 5, 2019, thousands of construction workers won a […]

Lions And Zoos

This hippo came out of the zoo enclosure. Watch how the security guard put it back in place

After elephants and rhinos, the hippopotamus is the largest animal on the planet. Despite its benign appearance, the semi-aquatic animal is known to be aggressive due to unpredictable behavior. An undated video of a hippo almost emerging from its enclosure at a zoo is going viral. In the video, a man who appears to be […]

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US banks tighten lending standards, raising recession risk

(Bloomberg) – The Federal Reserve isn’t alone in tightening credit. So are commercial banks. Bloomberg’s Most Read And that means problems for the US economy. The proportion of U.S. banks tightening lending conditions to medium and large businesses and commercial real estate rose in the last quarter to levels usually seen during recessions, according to […]

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11 Best Coal Stocks to Buy Now

In this article, we will be looking at the eleven best coal stocks to buy right now. For more action, go to 5 best coal stocks to buy now. Coal is one of the most hated fuels in the fossil fuel segment. Although it is credited with spurring the Industrial Revolution, as engines, locomotives and […]

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Lions, tigers, bears and turkeys

Along with new additions to the sanctuary, some new rescued animals will be having their first Thanksgiving Turkey Bash at Lions Tigers & Bears on Friday, November 26 at 10 a.m. Guests can watch rescued lions, tigers and other cats gobble up their Thanksgiving turkeys, while bears feast on pumpkins filled with their favorite treats. […]

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Barbados spearheads climate disaster financing

SHARM EL-SHEIKH, Egypt (AP) — At the United Nations climate summit in Egypt, leaders of developing countries repeatedly said it was unfair to expect them to cover the costs of rebuilding after devastating weather events in a warming world, in addition to investing in cleaner solutions. industry when they also pay much higher interest rates […]

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CDFW News | The Wildlife Conservation Board funds environmental improvement and acquisition projects

The Wildlife Conservation Board funds environmental improvement and acquisition projects Imperial Wildlife Reserve Wetlands. Photo by Chadd Santerre, Wetland Programs Supervisor, California Waterfowl Association. At its quarterly meeting on November 15, 2022, the Wildlife Conservation Board (WCB) approved approximately $24.46 million in grants to help restore and protect fish and wildlife habitat throughout California. Some […]

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Do you want to be that neighbor? How many chickens are legal in Amarillo

There are many benefits to having backyard chickens. I know that. I flirted with the idea. They eat insects, produce eggs, and taste great when mixed with eleven herbs and spices. Also, do you have seen the price of eggs lately? But before you get into poultry…find out how many chickens you’re allowed to own […]

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FirstFT: Crypto Exchanges Race to Appease Customers After FTX Collapse

Hello. This article is an on-site version of our First FT newsletter. Subscribe to our Asia, Europe/Africa Where Americas edition to send it straight to your inbox every morning of the week Hello. Digital Asset Exchanges Rush For reassure customers that their funds are safe as the collapse of Sam Bankman-Fried’s FTX crypto exchange ripples […]

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Oklahoma’s most popular deer hunting season opens November 19

Oklahoma’s most popular hunting season, the 16-day deer hunting season, opens on November 19. An estimated 164,000 deer hunters hunted white-tailed deer and mule deer last year during deer hunting season. Through Wednesday, Oklahoma hunters had recorded 35,511 deer from the archery, muzzleloader and young deer seasons, slightly behind last year’s count of 36,200 for […]

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Taronga Whos Who In The Zoo: When five lion cubs meet their father for the first time

They look adorably cute and cuddly, but these lion cubs made headlines during their daring escape from Taronga Zoo earlier this month. Chaos erupted when four of the cubs and their father escaped their enclosure for nearly three hours. This week on Taronga Who’s who in the zoothe documentary looks back at where it all […]

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China’s Environmental Disaster in West Africa

Chinese debt-inducing infrastructure projects on the African continent are causing serious concern across the region. Across the continent, China has planned investments across different segments allowing it to expand its already hostile sphere of influence. Yet, in all the anxiety that seems to be mounting in the economic circles of various African nations, the main […]

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Kapurthala DC reviews animal welfare programs in the district: The Tribune India

Tribune press service Kapurthala, November 9 Deputy Commissioner Vishesh Sarangal today reviewed the implementation of Government of Punjab animal welfare programmes. Vaccination programs received a great deal of attention at the meeting of the Department of Animal Husbandry. Sarangal asked officials to ensure 100% vaccination of cattle against haemorrhagic septicemia (HS) and other […]

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COP 27: African countries must insist on industrialization using their resources – Expert

COP 27 is underway and many countries and stakeholders are in Egypt to discuss, collaborate and implement solutions to the impacts of climate change. Climate finance, loss and damage, adaptation and energy transition are some of the issues that will be discussed at COP 27. Nairametrics spoke to Fola FagbuleDeputy Director and Head of Financial […]

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Oregon Zoo announces ZooLights dates, prepares to dazzle vacationers again

Guests can walk or drive through the light displays this year PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — The Oregon Zoo will once again be illuminated with more than 1.5 million brightly colored lights for the annual ZooLights event. In 2022, the event will open on November 23 and run until early January. Every year the zoo is […]

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Stocks Push to New Session Highs, Yields Slip: Markets Soar

(Bloomberg) – U.S. stocks rallied amid renewed risk sentiment with falling Treasury yields and a tumbling dollar as Americans vote in the midterm elections. Bloomberg’s Most Read The S&P 500 extended its gains into a third day. The tech-heavy Nasdaq 100 and blue-chip Dow Industrial Average outperformed, rising more than 1%. The yield on two-year […]

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ED should fire SRC, Coventry

PRESIDENT Emmerson Mnangagwa is set to fire Youth, Sports, Arts and Leisure Minister Kirsty Coventry and Sports and Leisure Commission (SRC) chief Gerald Mlotshwa for destroying local football. The death of this once popular sport should be attributed to those running the sports at government level and not the Zifa board led by Felton Kamambo. […]

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Nigeria approaches China, Turkey and Portugal for new loan

Missing from the list of top 15 central bankers in Africa in 2022 is the Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, Godwin Emefiele. The report which was published by Global finance ranked the Governor of the South African Reserve Bank first in Africa with the prestigious “A” rating. king of investors learned that only […]

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This Indian state is planning its first lion safari (and it’s not Gujarat) | Kolkata

The Bengal Forest Department is planning to organize the state’s first lion safari in North Bengal, according to the state’s Forest Minister, Jyotipriya Mallick. “We already have a tiger safari in North Bengal. Now we are planning to launch a lion safari in North Bengal. It would be the state’s first lion safari,” the minister […]

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Comanche Wetlands Delta Waterfowl Teaching conservation through hunting

Elgin, Okla. (KSWO) – Some hunters will get a head start on waterfowl season at the Comanche Wetlands chapter of the Delta Waterfowl Pre-Season Special Hunt for veterans, active duty and young hunters. Saturday will be the bands’ first hunt since the Chapter’s inception on September 11, in honor of their veteran members, even though […]

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Factbox: COP27: key players in UN climate talks in Egypt

Nov 4 (Reuters) – Each of the 197 signatories to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) has its own concerns and interests, which can make finding consensus a huge challenge. Here are some of the major players and negotiating blocs engaged in the UN climate conference (COP27) which begins on November 6 […]

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Donation helps El Paso Zoo with new enrichment toys for its lions

El Paso, Texas (KTSM) – The El Paso Zoo and Botanical Gardens announces that it has received a generous donation from the Downtown Lions Club for new lion enrichment toys. The zoo will present a check and unveil new animal enrichment items at the lion exhibit on Thursday, November 3 at 10:30 a.m. Zookeepers will […]

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Faculty Member JD Allen’s Climate Change Podcast Wins National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine Award |

STONY BROOK, NY—November 1, 2022— Stony Brook University School of Communication and Journalism (SoCJ) Lecturer and WSHU Editor JD Allen received a Eric and Wendy Schmidt Award for Excellence in Science Communication of the National Academies of Science, Engineering and Medicine. The award is for the first season of Allen’s ongoing climate change podcast higher […]