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Researchers say world’s second-largest emperor penguin colony has been wiped out | TheHill – The Hill

Researchers say world's second-largest emperor penguin colony has been wiped out | TheHill - The Hill

Researchers say what was once the world’s second-largest colony of emperor penguins has “now all but disappeared” after changes in sea-ice conditions made their typical breeding grounds highly unstable. A group of researchers from the British Antarctic Survey (BAS) published their findings in the Antarctic Science journal on Thursday. The team said in a statement […]

UK warns against all but essential Sri Lanka travel – BBC News

UK warns against all but essential Sri Lanka travel - BBC News

The UK is advising against all but essential travel to Sri Lanka after the Easter Sunday bombings in which more than 350 people died. The Foreign Office says terrorists are very likely to try to carry out indiscriminate attacks there, including in places visited by foreigners. Eight Britons were among those killed by suicide bombers […]

Sri Lanka suicide bombers became distant, ‘totally crazy’ in years leading up to Easter massacre, siblings say – Fox News

Sri Lanka suicide bombers became distant, ‘totally crazy’ in years leading up to Easter massacre, siblings say - Fox News

Sisters of two of the alleged Sri Lanka suicide bombers revealed Thursday that their siblings – who have been described by officials as “well-educated people” — became increasingly distant and “totally crazy” in the years leading up to the coordinated Easter Sunday massacre. Their comments come as reports emerged that one of the bombers was let go […]

Sri Lanka attacks: Who were the bombers? – BBC News

Sri Lanka attacks: Who were the bombers? - BBC News

Media playback is unsupported on your device Two of the nine bombers in Sri Lanka were the sons of a wealthy and well-known spice trader, local police sources have told the BBC. All but one of the nine have been identified and most came from “middle or upper middle class” families. UK officials have told […]

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