3D-printed shoes give ageing birds a new lease of life
SINGAPORE — Two geriatric birds of prey afflicted with a foot disease known as “bumblefoot” have successfully recovered from their condition with the help of 3D-printed shoes.
Ex-cop kills 22 children, 12 others in Thailand daycare mass shooting
BANGKOK :A former policeman killed 34 people including 22 children in a gun rampage at a daycare centre in eastern Thailand on Thursday, later shooting dead his wife and child at their home before turning his weapon on himself, police said.Police identified the attacker as a former member of the force who was Read more >>
Canada starts vaccinating children 5-11 years old against CovidMONTREAL — Canada began immunizing children aged 5-11 against Covid-19 Wednesday (Nov 24), joining a handful of nations including Israel and the United States in offering shots to this age group.
Covid-19: Malaysia extends booster shots to those aged 18 and above
Donation, volunteerism rates drop amid pandemic but online giving rises: StudySINGAPORE — Online giving rose amid the Covid-19 pandemic despite an overall decline in volunteerism and donation rates, a study has shown.
Conte excited to give Sessegnon his chance at SpursLONDON : Once tipped for great things, Ryan Sessegnon's career has stalled since joining Tottenham Hotspur in 2019 but he could become one of the main beneficiaries of Antonio Conte's appointment as coach.The 21-year-old made his first Premier League appearance for almost two years last Sunday when he cam
5th straight day with fewer than 2,000 new COVID cases in S'pore; 5 deathsThe 668th to 672nd fatalities here were aged between 62 and 92. All, except for an unvaccinated case, had various underlying medical conditions.
France plans new COVID measures but wants to avoid new lockdownPARIS (Reuters) -France will announce new COVID-19 containment measures on Thursday as infection rates surge nationwide, but does not plan a new lockdown like some other European Union countries. Government spokesman Gabriel Attal said on Wednesday that the government wants to avoid major curbs on public life, preferring stricter social distancing, speeding up its vaccination booster campaign and tightening rules on using health passes. 'We must protect the French people by building on what we have, to save the end-of-year festivities and get through the winter as well as possible,' Attal told a news conference.