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29 Jul 2020
US biotech firm Moderna's COVID-19 vaccine induced a robust immune response and prevented the coronavirus from replicating in the noses and lungs of monkeys, a study in the New England Journal of Medicine said Tuesday.
13 Jul 2020
Author and professional magician Amit Kalantri once said "if monkey became a man, then a man can become a hero." This quote may just have been what a 50-year-old Chinese man kept in mind when he started exercising by moving around on all fours and climbing trees like a monkey every day for the past 30…
21 Jun 2020
An alcoholic killer monkey has left one man dead and 250 injured after going on the rampage when his booze supply dried up in India according to The Daily Mail. The Monkey is known as Kalua and was formerly the pet of an occultist who fed him hard liquor at his home in Mirzapur, Uttar…
29 May 2020
A group of monkeys reportedly attacked a laboratory assistant in Delhi, India and escaped with a number of coronavirus blood samples. According to local media, the red-faced rhesus macaques snatched Covid-19 blood samples from four patients and fled the facilities near the Meerut Medical College in Delhi. The Times of India reported that one of…
11 Apr 2019
Chinese scientists have implanted human brain genes into monkeys, in a study intended to provide insights into the unique evolution of human intelligence. Researchers inserted human versions of MCPH1, a gene that scientists believe plays a role in the development of the human brain, into 11 rhesus monkeys. They found the monkeys' brains -- like…
28 Dec 2018
An Egyptian court has sentenced a 25-year-old woman to three years in prison for "sexually harassing" a monkey in the country's north, state daily Al-Ahram reported Friday.
22 Oct 2018
A man in Indian has been reported dead after a group of monkeys stoned him to death in Tikri, Uttar Pradesh. According to Sky News, Sharampal Singh was gathering pieces of wood at a dilapidated building before the monkeys threw bricks at him. The 72-year-old was rushed to the hospital but died from head and…
27 Mar 2018
Invasion by monkeys from their natural habitat is forcing many residents of Soluyi/Sosanya community in Gbagada area of Lagos State to flee. Some of the residents told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Lagos on Monday that they could no longer withstand the situation. They called on the state government to save the community from…
26 Mar 2018
Invasion by monkeys from natural habitat is forcing many residents of Soluyi/Sosanya Community in Gbagada, Lagos State, to flee. Some of the residents told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Lagos on Monday that they could no longer withstand the situation. They called on the state government to save the community from the trouble,…
20 Jan 2017
Settling a persistent scientific controversy, a long-awaited report shows that restricting calories does indeed help rhesus monkeys live longer, healthier lives.
4 Nov 2016
A Chinese monkey described as the "king of prophets" has tipped Donald Trump for the US presidency, a tourism park said, after the creature successfully predicted the winner of football's European Championship final earlier this year.


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For pushing the frontiers of sports tourism and encouraging people to travel for sporting purposes, especially within their countries and the continent at large
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Gov. Mai Mala Buni of Yobe has approved a minor cabinet reshuffle and announced the creation of a new Ministry of Wealth Creation, Empowerment and Employment Generation.
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A skeleton discovered in the ancient Roman city of Herculaneum, destroyed along with nearby Pompeii by Mount Vesuvius' eruption nearly 2,000 years ago, could offer fresh insights into the disaster
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