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Egyptian government to exit 79 sectors in 3 years
Business

Egyptian government to exit 79 sectors in 3 years

The Egyptian government is set to exit 79 sectors within three years and maintain investments in 45 sectors. The draft…
Coronavirus lockdown brings Lebanon’s migratory birds up close
Middle East

Coronavirus lockdown brings Lebanon’s migratory birds up close

AMMIQ WETLAND, Lebanon (Reuters) – With Lebanese confined to their homes by the new coronavirus, migratory birds in the Mediterranean…
Cats, dolphins and one smart raven: the CIA’s secret animal spies
Science

Cats, dolphins and one smart raven: the CIA’s secret animal spies

In early 1974, Do Da was top in espionage class, on the way to becoming a high-flying CIA agent: he…
Macaws offer feathered ‘therapy’ to suffering Venezuelans
World

Macaws offer feathered ‘therapy’ to suffering Venezuelans

CARACAS (Reuters) – Looking for an escape from the daily realities of crisis-ridden Venezuela, Carmen Gomez finds solace receiving visitors…
Birds just wanna have fun: like humans, cockatoos love to dance
Life & Style

Birds just wanna have fun: like humans, cockatoos love to dance

Snowball, a sulphur-crested cockatoo, shot to YouTube stardom a decade ago for his uncanny ability to rock out to the…
Scientists unearth ‘most bird-like’ dinosaur ever found
Science

Scientists unearth ‘most bird-like’ dinosaur ever found

Researchers in Germany have unearthed a new species of flying dinosaur that flapped its wings like a raven and could…
Serbian vulture flies home from Turkey – by plane
Environment

Serbian vulture flies home from Turkey – by plane

BELGRADE (Reuters) – A young vulture who got stranded last year in Turkey more than 2,000 km from her nest…
Kremlin hawks keep watch over Putin’s seat of power
World

Kremlin hawks keep watch over Putin’s seat of power

Alpha soars between the Kremlin’s golden domes, sowing panic among crows perched in nearby trees. The goshawk is one of…
No fooling crafty crows on best plants for tool-making
Environment

No fooling crafty crows on best plants for tool-making

Like master artisans selecting the finest raw materials for their showpiece designs, New Caledonian crows identify the best plants for…
Man versus condor: the king of the Andes under threat
Environment

Man versus condor: the king of the Andes under threat

  By all accounts, Dasan and Illika should have died of poisoning. But they are back on their feet, poking…
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